I love it when you send me emails with links and information. This bit of info comes courtesy of Fred.
I don't know if it's true or not, and it really doesn't matter, it's just worth a giggle.
"It has been reported that an employee for Ansett Australia (Airlines), who happened to have the last name of Gay, got on a plane using the company's 'Free Flight' offer for staff. However, when Mr. Gay tried to take his seat, he found it being occupied by a fare paying passenger." (more)