Frequently the folks who add their clever comments to online stories disagree on absolutely everything -- whether Barack Obama is a Muslim, or whether the sun rose this morning -- whether or not it has anything to do with the news story itself.
Today, though, there is a nearly unanimous chorus of jubilation in the comments about this morning's news: RDU airport will get its first daily nonstop to the West Coast in a long time starting on the morning of Aug. 15, when a United Airlines Boeing 737 takes off for San Francisco.
As a silicon valley startup (uservoice) who's just opened an office in downtown Raleigh this is GREAT news! It removes the only major issue we've had with growing our team in NC. - Richard White
Thank you thank you thank you thank you!!!! I live in both San Francisco (I work for a Silicon Valley startup) and Durham, and y'all've just made my day! - Alex Leviton ... [MORE]