Not for extra bags, mind you. Not for overweight bags. $15 for the FIRST piece of luggage you want to take with you on your trip. Yet still another way to raise prices without "raising fares."
Anyone who has doubts about the seriousness of the economic trends in this country must have their head in the sand. Inflation is real - and really serious. If it's not showing up in the official consumer price index statistics, it's because those statistics are unreliable/bogus/manipulated.