You’ve got the weather. You’ve got the impending gathering with relatives. You’ve got the holiday weekend. This has to be the worst day to be getting on an airplane, right? Not even close. (Well, I guess that sort of depends on who your relatives are…)

+ How airlines engineered planes to turn flying coach into the new hell.

+ CityLab: When people looked forward to eating airport food.

+ You’re travel weekend might be a bit hectic, but be thankful if you don’t have to get out and push the plane.