Tag: US Airways
(Bay City News) The family and supporters of a man arrested at San Francisco International Airport in June after allegedly ignoring instructions to pull up his sagging pants on a US Airways flight are headed to the airport this morning to seek an apology. The group is delivering nearly 40,000 signatures on a petition asking […]
Donna Doyle, the mother of “baggy pants” arrestee Deshon Marman, appeared today with members of the NAACP at the Third Baptist Church in San Francisco. Doyle and Amos Brown, president of the NAACP’s San Francisco chapter, spoke about the case at a press conference. Doyle put the blame for the incident on US Airways, the […]
We previously posted the interview with Deshon Marman — he of the sagging pants incident — that KGO-TV aired last weekend. But that spot features only about a minute of Marman actually talking. Now, KGO has posted the raw video of the interview, which lasts nearly 18 minutes of Marman explaining exactly what happened, from […]
No one tells a news story like our friends at Next Media animation, aka the “Taiwanese animators,” who have put up their own version of the Deshon Marman/women’s-underwear-clad airline passenger story that probably has the US Airways public relations staff feeling like Madison Bumgarner right about now.
Well, this is an interesting development. We first got a glimpse of this photo of a scantily clad US Airways passenger on the fashion blog Hit Dan Back. Now a passenger on the June 9 flight on which the man flew has sent the pic to media outlets, which are naturally relating it to the […]
KQED reporter Mina Kim today spoke with San Mateo County Chief Deputy DA Stephen Wagstaffe about the DeShon Marman case. Marman, a graduate of Lincoln High in San Francisco, is the 20-year-old college football player who was removed from a US Airways flight at SFO because he allegedly ignored an airline employee’s request to pull […]