Travel

These 12 absurd things about air travel defy logic

By Brandon Mercer Americans love regulations, and we love to hate them. Possibly no place is better regulated than the interior of an airplane cabin. Security protocol aside, the safety demonstrations, seating, signs, and niceties of flying are borderline absurd. As we squeeze our 23-inch rumps into 17-inch seats and rub thighs with strangers this holiday season, we invite you …


Aviation, Travel

The Airline Tips They Can’t Officially Tell You

Working in communications at a major airline opened my eyes to so many things. For four years, I had the incredible fortune of getting to see the world for the cost of dinner and a movie. Working behind the scenes also gave me unique insight into how the sausage is made. Ahead, I’m sharing five invaluable things I learned about …