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If you’re like many travelers, you’ve stood at baggage claim looking for your bag, thought you spotted it, then realized it was someone else’s since it looked exactly like yours. This is especially common if you have black suitcases. Although they look better when they get worn and dirty, when everyone has them, they don’t stand out at all.
The Olympic team from Great Britain didn’t have a problem with black luggage when they returned to London from Rio. Instead, their issue was that all of their luggage had been provided to every single athlete, resulting in this chaos (via Deadspin):
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