A New Twist in Airline Cost Cutting

A New Twist in Airline Cost Cutting

Continental Airlines has discontinued giving out free mini bags of pretzels to economy class passengers in a move to save the company about $2.5 million bucks a year.

Seriously, will anyone really miss those little packets? They actually seemed more like an insult than an amenity as airlines steadily cut back their services. They practically screamed, “We're being cheap with you, and there's nothing you

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