Once the Ultimate Sign of Universal Mastery, Private Jets Are Now Totally UncoolJohn Mahoney1/29/09 11:00amFiled to: FinanciapocalpysePrivate JetsJetsAirplanesAviationbailoutGulfstream76EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkNow is a really good time to pick up a second-hand Gulfstream. Why? In our bailout-ridden times, a private jet has become as stigmatic as those knockoff L.A. Lights you had on the playground.Seasoned in their coverage of the many laments of being rich, the NYTimes talked to many current and former jet owners about what's happening. It's pretty much a given now that if you're taking bailout cash (and these days, who isn't?), the jets have to go. Making now totally the time to buy!