Our Travel Clean Up and Weekly Recap

Another week down here at the homestead.  Spring has kicked in (and so have our allergies).  The weekly recap brings with it slightly cooler temperatures.  Sadly, those won’t last long.  Soon the Texas heat will be stifling so we will not complain! Summer brings with it all kinds of experiments… planting things in the garden,…

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Violence and Viral Videos – A Recipe for Bad Behavior?

violence and viral videos

Last night we reported the breaking news of the story of another passenger/employee altercation, this time on an American Airlines plane from San Francisco to Dallas.  Violence and viral videos seem to be all the rage this spring. This comes on the heels of other well-publicized incidents in recent weeks.  The dragging of an elderly physician…

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American Airlines Employee Incident on Flight – Video of Passenger Altercation

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Less than two weeks after the infamous United Airlines incident, another viral video is making the social media rounds.  Tonight American Airlines is in the hot seat.  A video has hit social media showing the moments after an American Airlines employee allegedly hits a passenger with a stroller on a flight. The incident took place on Friday afternoon…

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420 Friendly Travels

cannabis

Yesterday was April 20th. Otherwise known, informally anyways, as National Weed Day. And it coincides with World Cannabis Week, a festival and trade show in Denver. While it’s illegal to smoke pot in most states in the US, there are a few global destinations which are becoming known for their support of “weed tourism.” First, There are Some Things…

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Earn 5,000 Alaska Mileage Plan Miles

Alaska Mileage Plan

I’m normally a fan of signing up for loyalty programs just in case.  But today an Alaska Mileage Plan offer came across my mailbox that negates that theory. This offer does not appear to be targeted.  It allows one to earn 5,000 Alaska Mileage Plan miles for a new account sign up before April 30, 2017. …

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