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Did you miss my weekend posts? I am really proud of them. Give them a click. I like to get away from the madness of this miles and points stuff in the weekends…to keep my sanity.
The blogs in the miles and points space continue to go down in quality content. Not at MileCards.com:
The new best place to search Cathay, Qatar, Iberia award space (time to open that Cathay Pacific Asia Miles account!)
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Learning to be a Stewardess in the Sixties. That was fun, those were the days. “The treatment of an “able-bodied man” versus “child” and “Army Sergeant” varied as well.”
Fascinating, I had no idea that this happens to them. Where Oil Rigs Go To Die.
The headline is kind of click baity but it was interesting to learn about this guy: 7 money-making lessons from the richest man who ever lived.
Not sure why but we have been on a nuclear bunker link fest lately. Here is another one, under the English town of Corsham.
Michael W Travels maintains this page with Ridiculous Street Signs. Which is quirky and fun.
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In the never ending devaluation/deal killing mode:
You know I urge readers to go for highest public offers. Like this one #kidding (Ht: Reddit)
It is so disappointing to see a great writer, Julian, now writing stuff like this at The Points Guy: “Video Shows Flight Attendant Asking If Severe Turburlence Killed Man”.
Are you noticing a shift towards tabloid type writing in these blogs above? Because I sure am. It is just awful! #barf
Is it so hard to get someone to look over Rene’s posts to correct such obvious grammar mistakes? Apparently, yes. Still!
And I leave you with this…
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