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AIR RAGE CURE FOUND: POT LOUNGES

The pro-marijuana group SAFER claims that air rage could be cured by smoking pot. [...]

UNITED CANCELS BOEING 777 FLIGHTS

Flight cancellations due to aircraft inspections are continuing this week as United is taking all of its 52 Boeing 777 out of service this morning for safety [...]

TSA FORCES REMOVAL OF NIPPLE PIERCINGS

According to ms. Hamlin the TSA insisted that she had to remove her nipple piercings in order to be allowed to board the [...]

AIRCRAFT INSPECTION FRENZY

Perhaps as a fall-out of the recent Southwest Airlines record fine for breaking FAA inspection orders, several U.S. carriers have announced temporary and permanent groundings of planes as they suddenly find themselves in a flurry of plane inspections. [...]

POSTPONE IF PLANNING TRIP TO TIBET!

Unrest and violence in connection with demonstrations in Lhasa, Tibet has caused the American Embassy in Beijing to advice Americans who were planning to travel to Tibet to defer travel at this time. [...]

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS INDEX

Reporters Without Borders has published their annual Freedom of the Press ranking which includes 169 countries. [...]

DON’T BRING REMOTES IF YOU WANT TO FLY HASSLE FREE

The TSA (Transportation Security Administration) has instructed its officers nationwide to start paying close attention to passengers carrying remote control toys on airplanes. [...]

FOREIGN ROADS #1 KILLER OF U.S. TRAVELERS

Gary Stoller has written an interesting article in the USA Today about road safety abroad and reports that motor vehicle crashes are the number one killer of healthy Americans in foreign [...]

U.S. GOVERNMENT HARMS TOURISM INDUSTRY

Tourism to the United States from other countries has declined by 10% since the year 2000. The overwhelming consensus of the World Travel & Tourism Conference in Lisbon is that reason is the level of difficulty to obtain a visa to the United [...]

ONE MORE WAY TO HIDE YOUR VALUABLES

Another handy way of hiding your valuables, especially when you are dressing light, comes from Reef in the form of flip-flops. [...]