We receive compensation for some links on this blog and are always grateful if you use these links to support our content. Any opinions expressed in this post are our own, and have not been reviewed, approved, sponsored, or endorsed by our advertising partners unless otherwise specifically noted.
Don't miss our "21 Must-Have Essentials for Summer Travel" for 2017.
Welcome to the Round Up – our recurring compilation of the interesting, intriguing, and just plain weird things we find on the internet.
- Why Addiction in America Can Not be Ignored – I normally try to make the Round Up posts something fun and light to start your day. There is nothing light about this. Addiction is an epic problem in the US heartland, particularly in smaller rural towns once isolated from its hardcore effects. I have seen first-hand the devastation addiction causes and this article is an important view into the complex, and growing, problem in America. (New Yorker)
- Imagine Paris-Dakar With Vintage Bi-Planes – Owners of open-cockpit airplanes from the first half of the 20th century race across Africa. So cool… (Financial Times)
- Target Makes People Do What? – Apparently, many people find Target so exciting that it cause them to “move” with excitement. I don’t get it. (Poise and Purpose)
Do you have an interesting story to share with the Round Up? Email us at jetsettershomestead (at) gmail (dot) com.