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More reaction to Spirit's move, mostly negative

Travel journalists and bloggers are having a good time with Spirit Airline's decision to charge for carry-on bags that don't fit under a seat. Here's a roundup from the airline reporters at the Dallas Morning News. Also today, the Chicago Tribune has an good, in-depth story on baggage fees, facts and figures.

More reaction to Spirit's move, mostly negative

Travel journalists and bloggers are having a good time with Spirit Airline's decision to charge for carry-on bags that don't fit under a seat. Here's a roundup from the airline reporters at the Dallas Morning News. Also today, the Chicago Tribune has an good, in-depth story on baggage fees, facts and figures. 

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