Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for January 2014.

How to Survive an Airline Crash

Ok, that title might be a bit misleading. In point of fact, I can’t actually offer a surefire way to survive an airline crash and neither can any of the posters in this thread about watching the safety presentation. Some of the posters however – corporate-wage-slave and greg5 to name two – allude to research that suggests passengers who pay attention…

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Stranded in Paradise

As many of us in the U.S. are freezing our proverbial butts off, the thought of being “stranded” in Barbados doesn’t sound like such a bad predicament to be in. This is precisely the situation some travelers currently find themselves in due to the blizzard conditions in the northeast. But for every silver lining there…

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