Friday, February 20, 2009
Sir Richard responds to Alaska Air's claims of "un-Americanism" and kicks off VX's new Boston Service
Wow, thanks to the gang over at Crunch Gear for this great video and photos of the highlights of Virgin's inaugural flight from Boston. Yes, Sir Richard is in drag. Yes, there are cheer-leaders. Yes, there are wicked awesome accents. Probably not any Dunkin Donuts because JetBlue has that angle.
But watch the video past the semi-humorous comments from the Massport boss and Dave Cush - the real show (of course) starts when Branson arrives on the scene. And he has a clear message for Alaska Air that is (as those of us from Boston grew up saying) wicked pissa'