Post Profile

Throwback Thursday: My Chance Encounter with Roosevelt

Many years ago, I was traveling with a small group of friends to a remote caribou camp in Northwest Territories. Also waiting for the skies to clear before boarding a float plane was a short and stocky stranger who had a friendly smile and an East Coast accent. After exchanging the usual pleasantries, but knowing only his first name – Tweed – I simply had to ask: “Have you ever been told you look a lot like Theodore Roosevelt?” He laughed, nodded and then told me the rest of the story.
read more


Related Posts

SAPVoice: How Strangers On A Plane Changed the Travel Industry Forever

Business & Finance : Forbes: Business

The name might not be familiar, but Sabre Corporation solutions helped board 585 million airline passengers in 2015 alone. Read how a company inspired by a chance encounter just keeps growing on constant innovation.

Product Review: Skeeter Skidaddler Insect Repellent

Hobbies / Camping : Northern Camping

As I’ve mentioned previously on this camping site, every year my friends and I travel to a remote location in Northern Maine for a weekend fishing, boating, and camping trip. This year I brought along a bottle of Skeeter Skidaddler ...

App of the Day: Pocket Planes

Entertainment / Video Games : Eurogamer

Pocket Planes perfectly captures the experience of travelling by plane. There's the waiting to check-in, the waiting to board, and the waiting to meet one of those friendly passport inspection people on the other side. Not to mentio...

5 Freakishly Horrible In-Flight Fiascos

Lifestyle : The Stir By CafeMom: News & Views

Post by Jacqueline BurtYikes! Remember when flying the friendly skies was, well, friendly? Or at least not outwardly hostile? You never know what you're in for when you board a plane these days: Perhaps you'll be forced to sit next ...

How to board a plane in a fraction of the time [Video]

Technology : The Next Web Blog

One of the unseen slowdowns of air travel is the time it takes to properly board an airplane. After clearing security and practically disrobing in front of strangers, you still have to wait your turn to enter the plane, then tango i...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC