NYT Roundup: Southwest Airlines, Silly String, Subway Cell Phones

While it's not going to assigned seats, Southwest Airlines is keeping the highly annoying incentive to stay up until just after midnight the day of your flight to get a low boarding number.   Southwest Alters Boarding Process - New York Times.

I LOOOOVE silly string.  That it could help our GIs find trip wires is a bonus.  Get our GI's some silly string!!!!!!! Toy Goo Might Save Some Soldiers’ Lives, but It’s Stuck Here - New York Times.

It had to happen eventually-our favorite gadget will work in MTA stations.  M.T.A. Makes Deal for Cellphones in Stations - New York Times.