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Archive: July 1, 2007 - July 7, 2007

Hey, Look! It's, Uh, Andy Dick

Admit it: You still get a kick when you unexpectedly spot a celebrity when you travel. Sometimes, even if the trip is fantastic for any number of reasons, you'll start conversations years from now with, "Hey, remember when we saw Charo in Disney World?" Happened to me recently in San...

By John Deiner | July 6, 2007; 9:39 AM ET | Comments (0)

Sleep vs. Blood Clots

The controvery about the true risk of so-called "economy class syndrome" -- potentially fatal blood clots forming as people are seated in confined spaces for long periods -- is over. A study by the World Health Organization found that the risk of blood clots is 1 in 6,000 for the...

By Cindy Loose | July 5, 2007; 12:20 PM ET | Comments (0)

I'd Like To Thank...

In these times of passport office woes, canceled flights, summer and holiday traffic and other lovely travel detritus I just want to give a great big shout out to a certain conductor on a recent Amtrak train. I am many things, but I am not a leaver of things on...

By Anne McDonough | July 3, 2007; 10:28 AM ET | Comments (0)

What About the Munsters?!?

It's one of the goofier polls to be zapped into my e-inbox in a long time, but I have to tell you: It made me think more than I wanted to about its results. According to the email, "Access America partnered with IPSOS Public Affairs to survey Americans about summer...

By John Deiner | July 2, 2007; 10:08 AM ET | Comments (0)

 

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