Gold medal-winning curling team denied airline upgrade via Twitter

Hey, Delta -- 'Upgrades?'

A friendly twitter nudge by @USACurling asking for airline upgrades for the USA Men's Curling team following a gold medal win was shot down via social media Saturday.


In response to the request, which was made by the national governing body for the Olympic sport of curling, came a verified tweet from Delta. And an unfortunate 'no' to the ask.

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Apparently, no hard feelings from @USACurling, but Delta's response was enough to prompt some on social media to chime in support of the team:


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