Now, it's always difficult for the average Joe to side with the big
guys. Anybody who's ever been beaten up under the bleachers knows
what the strapping seniors on the football team will do to the puny
freshmen in the chess club.
The thing is, it appears that the major carriers have every
legal right to keep their fares down. And no amount of whining to
DOT will change that. Sometimes -- and it pains me to admit it --
the big boys get to beat up on the little guys. Capitalism, what a