Some of these comments are making me seethe.
It is ridiculous to me how many people have failed to explore both sides of the story and are commenting blindly. Not to mention the people essentially cheering at the fact that a fat person "got theirs."
Let's get some facts straight:
The captain supposedly didn't even see Kevin, as the lady got to him from a desk yards away no more than 13 seconds after he had sat down. It was likely someone in the jetway profiling him. Also: the customers he was seated with stated that they were fine with him staying, he could put down the arm rests just fine, and he doesn't even need a seatbelt extender.
The title of this blog is extremely unprofessional. Along with that and the fact that the second flight Kevin was placed on had a stewardess humiliate the woman seated in Kevin's row by telling her she needs to purchase an extra seat in the future and that she needed to ask for Kevin's permission to take up her own space: Southwest Airlines will never receive any business from me or anyone close to me.
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