Uber Board Member Takes Foot Off Gas, Inserts In Mouth

Well that didn’t take long… Mere hours after Uber CEO Travis Kalanick announced he would be taking an indefinite leave of absence and special investigator Eric Holder delivered the findings of a report on cultural issues at the company, an Uber board member has resigned over a sexist remark. It seems the beleaguered tech company cannot…

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Karaoke Road Trip, Slides, and Ethics

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Welcome to the Round Up – our recurring compilation of the interesting, intriguing, and just plain weird things we find on the internet. Karaoke Road Trip  –  Any travel article that can work in the quote “it’s a little dirty, a little nasty, a little cheap” is a must read. And it’s karaoke… did you need another excuse? I suspect Jennifer and…

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Spanish Manspreading, Foreign Legion, and I Forgot….

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Welcome to the Round Up – our recurring compilation of the interesting, intriguing, and just plain weird things we find on the internet. No Manspreading in Madrid  – A women’s travel group in Madrid, Mujeres en Lucha (Women in Struggle), wants to remind male travelers on the public transportation system “of the need to maintain…

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ATC Privatization Shouldn’t Be A Political Decision

American Airlines requesting support for ATC upgrades

Last week, Trump proposed fast-tracking the NextGen air traffic control system (or ATC abbreviated) for managing commercial flights over US airspace. Some airlines have taken to goading their members to support the bill. However, you should make your own decision and it should be an apolitical one. Advocates of the privatization measure say moving air traffic…

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