HomeOdd NewsFrom The Department Of Redundancy From The Department Of Redundancy Kevin July 16, 2004 Odd News 5 Comments Plane Lands In Baltimore With Several Unconscious Passengers I’m usually the one who has to remind the other authors about checking the archives… Paul has the story in the previous post, as well as all the links, and the not so dramatic conclusion. Bush Lied about Chinese Submarine? Plane Lands at Baltimore-Washington with 12 Unconscious Related Posts Wal-Mart: Home Of Falling Cessnas There's a reason we call Nashua "Nausea…" "Gun control means hitting your target" About The Author Kevin Kevin founded Wizbang in 2003. He still contributes occasionally and handles all the technical and design work for the site. 5 Comments Paul July 16, 2004 ahem -S- July 16, 2004 To wax seriously here, if a plane has compromised cabin pressure, it will and does certainly render humans (actually, any mammals, and some reptiles) unconscious. It can also render them dead, if severe and persistent. You never know what the actual story might be (unless someone lets us public peeps know) because it could have been a loss in cabin pressure combined with the meal time, in which case, people would also throw up while or during their lapse of consciousness. It’s great that no one died, however. cigars July 16, 2004 Hey that’s no joke, specially if you are afraid of flying. Oxygen deprevation is not a good thing. Spoons July 16, 2004 You dropped the ball on the headline, Kevin! The joke you’re thinking of is, “Department of Redundancy Department.” Kevin July 16, 2004 Doh!