different status levels on mile point

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  1. Pizzaman
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    Pizzaman Co-founder

    And what do you think the guy who coined the phrase "Skypesos" will say when I bring this up to him? :D
     
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  2. MSPeconomist
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    Do you mean your fellow co-founder or the other guy, imposter or something, who also claims credit for the term? ;)
     
  3. Pizzaman
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    Pizzaman Co-founder

    I meant my co-founder. Didn't realize there was an imposter. :eek:
     
  4. MSPeconomist
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    I'm sure the co-founder can obtain expert advice regarding exchange rates at work, perhaps in return for help with booking a few award tickets. Free trade arguments suggest that we should indeed create a market for sky pesos to MP points and vv and the co-founder even has access to experts in the design of markets.
     
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  5. miles and smiles
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    is an imposter someone who imposes posts about ample imps on important amplitudes posteriously?
     
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  6. MSPeconomist
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    Better posterior than posthumous.
     
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  7. schnitzel
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    Not im-post-er? He's definitely a post-er.
     
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  8. MSPeconomist
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    Is an impost like an unpost or is it shorthand for an important post?
     
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  9. miles and smiles
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    isn't it impossible to unpost one's posterior once imposed on a imposter?
     
  10. schnitzel
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    I'll take "important post" even though I've never actually witnessed one.
     
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  11. MSPeconomist
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    I would not want my posterior to be impaled on a post.
     
  12. MSPeconomist
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    You really know how to hurt a person. Sniff. None of my posts were important? Not even this one?
     
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  13. Pizzaman
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    Pizzaman Co-founder

    Check, please.
     
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  14. MSPeconomist
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    This discussion seems to be driving away our honored co-founder. So sorry.
     
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  15. Pizzaman
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    Pizzaman Co-founder

    Interesting use of the word "honored". Now, if only my posterior weren't on a post....
     
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  16. miles and smiles
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    miles and smiles Gold Member

    I believe that posting pictures of one's posterior would lead to one's posts being deleted posthaste
     
  17. schnitzel
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    schnitzel Gold Member

    Ho! Hey! Yes - this is SUPER-important! Really! Come in off the ledge and let's talk!
     
  18. MSPeconomist
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    Would you prefer to be honorable rather than honored? You can't be "your honor" without sitting in judgment.
     
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  19. jbcarioca
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    jbcarioca Gold Member

    All this levity worries me when we are discussing possibly the most important status in the entire global travel industry.
     
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  20. Gargoyle
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    Gargoyle Milepoint Guide

    Levity is critical, without levitation airplanes would remain on the ground.
     
  21. jbcarioca
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    jbcarioca Gold Member

    Lesseee, IIRC helicopter levitate but airplanes do not. There is aerodynamic levitation, but levitation requires stability, and airplanes are moving through the air, while the helicopter need not, despite the obvious movement of its airfoils. I think that's correct anyway.
     
  22. Gargoyle
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    Gargoyle Milepoint Guide

    I'll accept your hypothesis and we'll levitt at that.
     
  23. jbcarioca
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    jbcarioca Gold Member

    Levitt, my Chicago friend, is a NYC builder and founder of Levittown Long Island. :rolleyes: I doubt Arthur want to know from this conversation.
     
  24. Gargoyle
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    Gargoyle Milepoint Guide

  25. MSPeconomist
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    At first I interpreted this as claiming that Steve Levitt was your personal friend, which would seem to be a bit of namedropping.
     

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