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Feb 27 2017

The Texans Cry, 'Ki yippee yi!

Ki yippee yi!

Attention all Peeps!

This is Pinkley Flamingo, the resident mingo at the Springfield airport! And you are so privileged to hear from me because I’m in charge fur cryin’ out loud!

Today I’ve got a big ol’ announcement to make … — wha? 

 " Oh .... The Texans cry, "Ki yippee yi!" Deep in the heart of Texas." 

 "The dogies bawl and bawl and bawl.  Deep in the heart of Texas, for crying out loud! " 

Ahem … as I was saying ... this is Pinkley Flamingo, the resident mingo of the Springfield airport and pleeese excuse my Cowboy Choir in the Control Tower cause they are ever so excited to participate in my big Texas sized celebration!

Now, as I was saying …today you are so privileged to hear from me cause we’re getting a big ol’ present from United Airlines!

 "Deep in the heart of Texas  for crying out loud, roger that!" 

...a ahem ... the choir is a bit enthusiastic I just got to say .

But as I was saying.... we're getting a big ol present from United Airlines cause I told them to!

It's Houston TEXAS! 

  Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport!   

 "Deep in the heart of Texas" 

My new United service begins on June 8 to Houston two times a day! And you can buy tickets now cause I said sooo at

From Houston you can fly to more than 50 Caribbean and Latin American destinations ... Belize, Buenos Aires, Cancun, Cozumel, Mexico City, Nassau, San Juan, St. Thomas, not a complete list for goodness sake

 "United sixty-eight-seventeen, Springfield Tower, you're clear for takeoff, Runway Three-Two, .... Deep to the Heart of Texas!"  

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