George Washington’s 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation

George Washington’s 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation

George Washington issued a proclamation on October 3, 1789, designating a national day of thanks. George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation declared that the necessity for such a day sprung from the Almighty’s care of Americans prior to the Revolution,...

United's dress code — a Twitter story with legs

We all know that leggings are against the airline dress code. Like many stories that go viral, the United Airlines leggings story was not as simple as it first seemed. Yes, United denied boarding to girls who were either pre-teens or young teenagers because the girls...

Sometimes, getting the best travel price isn't worth it

What is the best travel price? It may not be measured in dollars and cents. I remember an old cartoon travel agents used to love about getting the best travel price. A flight attendant announced, “Fasten your seat belts, stow carry-ons under your seat, and do...