I just happened to see a comment in the Wall Street Journal today about this blog and thought I would take a look. In fact, this is the first time that I have even looked at a blog! I have been flying SWA for over 27 years and I have never been a fax of the open seating. It got much better when I could check in on line and I am almost always in the "A" group. But to be honest; I avoid flying SWA on longer flights because of the open seating. If you adopt assigned seating you will certainly see more of me and my wife (who hates the open seating).
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