I am British, and I assure you that no one in the UK is the least bit offended. We think it is a nice gesture!
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I wonder if he was so drunk that he thought he was on the ground floor and was making a bid to escape...
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This analysis, while interesting, misses one important point. It doesn't take into account how necessary each journey is. It is no good doing a simple per mile comparison, while ignoring the fact that most airline journeys are for leisure purposes and so are arguably not needed.
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