By Shira Scott, GalTime.com
What's worse... sitting next to a screaming kid during a crowded flight or settling in next to a person who smells....really bad? The DDB Life Style Study asked Americans what they considered the most unpleasant experience to have on an airplane.
The worst of the worst? Sitting next to somebody with strong body odor. It was the choice of 64% of the participants.
23% consider getting the seat next to a crying baby the worst. Parents with kids five or under were more tolerant of this "annoyance."
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"Considering there are several movements currently taking place to create family-only sections of aircrafts, we were surprised to find that crying babies didn't rate higher as an annoyance to airline travelers," said James Lou, U.S. Chief Strategist at DDB. "There has been a lot of press indicating that people wish there were child-free flights. Stories of lawsuits about passengers claiming hearing loss as a resultRead More »from What's the Worst Experience to Have on a Plane?