Category: Resources

Come Together

What’re you doing right now?  I know you’re not busy – unless you’re an epidemiologist looking for a cure. Then stay at it,  give me your address, and we’ll all send you No-Doz. The rest of you guys, join us for a global meditation for world peace at 5:30 today, Friday, day whatever of the…

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The wrong time to cancel

Been refining (redoing) plans for my trip to New Orleans for Jazz Fest — which now includes a detour to my dear cousin Ted’s wedding in Puerto Vallarta. It’s getting a little crazy. The process has reminded me of the various ways you can fall into potholes during the booking process. And one, in particular, I’d like to…

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Still carrying guns on a plane

  What part of  “no firearms” is unclear? There may be some blurry lines in the TSA rules — or at least in their implementation at various airports (do I take my shoes off if I’m under 11 or over 65?), but “no firearms” in carry-ons  is pretty clear. Or am I missing something? Maybe…

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Hot ticket turnaround

I usually talk about tickets in terms of airfare. But today, let’s stick closer to home and talk about those tickets for performances.  Broadway, arenas, that kind of ticket. The ones, when you actually snag them, feel like you’ve snagged some holy grail  (“Hamilton”? Foo Fighters? Chris Rock?). Those same tickets can be a disaster…

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