Is Flight Attendant Steven Slater a Hero or a Dope? (Video) CheapOair Staff August 11, 2010 general 1 Comment JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater is the talk of not only the online travel community, but disgruntled workers nationwide. Unless you missed it, check out what exactly the JetBlue worker did on a plane Monday at New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport after getting into an argument with a passenger. Since Monday, the debate online has been whether Slater should be considered a working class hero or an irresponsible dope. Below is a video, courtesy of New York Daily News, that asks people in the Big Apple their opinion on the Slater incident. So what do you think of his actions? Leave a comment below on this much talked about travel topic.