“I figured it would invoke some kind of reaction — not on the plane, more people seeing on social media going, ‘Wow, this kid’s got some balls,’ or, ‘This kid is crazy,’ whatever it is,” he told the outlet. “I was looking to create a video, yes, that would go viral.”
James admitted that “in retrospect,” he made a mistake.
“What I did was wrong,” he said. “I ruined the flight for 200 and somewhat people. I ruined their flight.”