We don’t nearly have enough people dying mid-flight for any serious involvement by these good folks.
Why is it that people have to die in droves for anyone in office to feel motivated? Is that what it takes?
In keeping with Lewis Black‘s modest proposal to take the entire Bush administration for an afternoon of electroshock “Just to get ’em back on track”, I propose a taking everyone heading the FAA out for a few flights on the very planes they don’t seem to give a damn about.
Nothing like a near-catastrophic decompression to jog that personal responsibility back up to par.