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Weekend read: Traffic at LaGuardia Airport, New York


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I keep old posts on the site because I often enjoy reading old content on other people's sites. Not everything that is old is bad. It can be interesting to see how views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have mellowed and matured.

But given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views might very well have changed in the 5 years since I wrote this post. I have written some very silly things over the years, many of which I find pretty embarrassing today.
  • This post might use language in ways which I would now consider highly inappropriate or offensive.
  • Factual information might be outdated.
  • Links might be broken; embedded material might not appear properly.

Okay. Consider yourself duly warned. Read on...

My recommended read this weekend is a fascinating profile in GQ of the air traffic controllers at LaGuardia Airport in New York. It’s a few years out of date now, and I’m not sure if they still work under quite the same conditions… but it’s arresting to think that they ever did!

This 1,947th post was filed under: Weekend Reads.

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