That was greater than nine years ago. Today, this person — whose FlyerTalk name has since changed to The Weekly Flyer — is not only an active member of the frequent flier community; but he also has his own weblog here at BoardingArea called Points, Miles & Martinis.
More importantly, his girlfriend said “yes” to his proposal. I certainly hope she said yes: they are currently married, have children, and are approaching their tenth wedding anniversary — and that is where you come in.
By the way, I keep reminding Randy Petersen how many lives he has significantly affected with the launch of such Internet web sites as FlyerTalk. While the original main purpose of FlyerTalk was to discuss the best ways to earn and redeem frequent traveler loyalty program miles and points, it became a whole lot more…
…and this story by The Weekly Flyer is but one of a plethora of examples of how many lives have been changed for the better because of FlyerTalk.