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New Report Shows More Americans Are Fed Up With Airlines

In the early 1970s, famed newsman Chet Huntley appeared in a series of television ads introducing American Airlines’ new “Luxury Liner” fleet. The modified aircraft […]

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Why I’ll Never Be Caught in a Cruise Ship Disaster

Over one century ago, a grand ship named the Titanic sunk in the North Atlantic Ocean, killing 1,502 of her 2,224 occupants. Since then, there […]

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Yo! Chinatown Buses Return To Philly

A year after the federal government shuttered most of the independent Chinatown bus lines traveling up and down the I-95 corridor, NBC 10 reports that […]

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As Winter Drags On, Mike Nutter Living it Up in Florence, Italy

Perks of being the President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors: Hanging out in Tuscany. Along with some fellow Mayors from South Carolina, Kentucky, Indiana, […]

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22 Great Pickup Lines for the Philadelphia Airport

  Philadelphia Airport was recently named one of the top five best places in the country for hooking up by MeetAtTheAirport.com. Why PHL? According to […]

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All Your Friends Went to South By Southwest

It began over the weekend. The frantic tweets from friends who appear lost or excited; tired or hungry; thirsty or trashed; bragging or complaining; trying […]

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Why the New TSA Knife Policy Is Scary

If the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) could compete for an Emmy, it would definitely be a winner. Its “Security Theater” has become a cutting-edge soap […]

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PHL Apparently a Great Airport for Hooking Up

There’s a site called www.meetattheairport.com which looks about as shady as it sounds. Well, it has put out rankings for its top airports to “hook-up” […]

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No More Naked X-Rays: Airports to Remove Peep Show Scanners

To all those pervs scanning our naked bodies at the airport: get a new hobby. The TSA is pulling its contract with the agency that […]

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PHOTOS: 30th Street Station Restrooms Are Disgusting

Every time I walk through 30th Street Station after a trip to New York or D.C., I feel giddy. The cavernous Art Deco interior, the […]

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The Times’ Guide to 36 Hours in Philadelphia

The New York Times’ travel section offers readers guides to all the cool places to visit in all the most exotic parts of the planet. […]

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Thanksgiving Travel Floods Philadelphia International Airport With 100,000 Travelers

If you aren’t already where you plan to be for Thanksgiving, it’s going to be stressful getting there: The Philadelphia International Airport will see up […]

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On Our Gaydar: Key West

This almost six-square-mile island has become a destination of choice for gay snowbirds. Not only does Key West have its share of eye candy year […]

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This is the News We’ve All Been Waiting For

Picture it. You’ve judicially packed to the point that you got your weekend fashions all into one small carry-on. But will the TSA flag you […]

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Doctor Drops $750 on Cab From Philly to Boston During Hurricane Sandy

Dr. Sujatha Balija—a pathologist in London visiting the United States for the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical ­Pathology—was pretty much shit out […]