Are these people for real?

Nah, it's a spoof. Just take a look at the <url=http:"" flybouy.htm="">chairman and co-chairman of the "bored":

</url=http:>Little do "plane" passengers realize that they are merely boarding Greyhound buses with wings, and that while aboard these winged buses, given the illusion of flight when cloud like scenery is moved past their windows by stagehands in a very expensive theatrical performance.

It's actually pretty funny. :)