From AirTran's spot, which suggests Southwest treats its passengers like, well, you can see ...
From AirTran's spot, which suggests Southwest treats its passengers like, well, you can see ...

Low Budget Brawl: AirTran Takes a Shot at Southwest. But Southwest Started It!

A Friend of Unfair Park directs our attention to this Adweek blog item from today about a pissing contest involving Love Field-based Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways -- though, from the looks of the Google Machine, this first became a thing at the end of last week. In short, Southwest aired a "Bags Fly Free" shot on teevee that poked fun at a barely veiled AirTran plane, which prompted AirTran to post an online eff-you-too having to do with how Southwest treats its passengers like, well, cattle. The call and response videos follow.


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