Re: Rule 240
This is a great tip, as is Roy's. Furthermore, when you're stuck in an airport in a weather delay and can reach your destination through a different route, even if on a different airline, you'd be surprised how accommodating they can be if you know what your flight options are and are polite and courteous. They don't want the airport full of angry stranded passengers any more than we do.
Get your nunchucks and the keys to your dad's car. I know where we can get a gun