An overview of the economy cabin on United's 777-300ER (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Alex Navitsky)

Opinion: We Brought Tomato Juice-gate Upon Ourselves

For those who aren’t in tune with this week in airline outrage, the bean counters at United came up with a brilliant idea to cut costs. United Airlines announced that it will no longer cater tomato juice on any of its flights. This announcement comes at the heels of their planned streamlining of first class meal service by reducing not just the amount of food served but also cutting meals entirely on certain flights. The announcement that tomato juice will…