There used to be plush, padded chairs in airplanes, and everyone got one. Passengers used to lounge around, drinking free juice of tomato and watching TV.
Tall People Won’t Have to Endure Reclining Airline Seats in the Future | Opinion | WIRED
Tall people began complaining when passengers reclined in their airplane seats. It was the height of human excess. Within a few years, everything had changed.