Leggings or Lives: What Drives the News Cycle?
Shannon Watts

If you had ever been a journalist instead of a PR professional, you would have known to ask United for comment instead of running with some half-cocked first impressions. As others have pointed out, many airlines have a dress code for passengers they let fly free on an employee pass.

Have you thought that you’ve likely got the employee involved censured or fired by drawing attention to his failure to properly inform his family of the dress code? Or that you’ve damaged your own credibility by appearing like an idiot to everyone who’s hearing your name for the first time in connection with this story?