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Private Plane Got Too Close to Air Force One

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Air Force One is the plane that flies the President of the United States around.

The plane is basically a flying command center loaded with things like a conference room, onboard hospital and a variety of safety & security equipment.

In the past, I wondered, Does Donald Trump Have A Better Plane Than Air Force One? Continue reading Private Plane Got Too Close to Air Force One

Paris, The City of Light Gets New Public Urinals To Help With…

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I visited Paris during my second trip to Europe quite a few years back. Although I’ve been to Europe tons of times, I have yet to return.

I have only good memories of the visit and was surprised to read that Paris is changing from the City of Light to the City of Pee.
Continue reading Paris, The City of Light Gets New Public Urinals To Help With…

McDonald’s Taking Reservations for Valentine’s Day

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Over the years writing my blog, I’ve shared numerous posts about how I love to visit McDonald’s when visiting a new country.

While I do enjoy seeing and trying what local menu items might appear on the McD’s menu, I wouldn’t really call the fast food joint a great place to consider for Valentine’s Day. Continue reading McDonald’s Taking Reservations for Valentine’s Day

Going Away Over the Holidays? Let Santa Know Where You’ll Be!

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Christmas is less than a week away and it seems like shoppers are hitting the stores hard this year.

I recently wrote about a way to Track Santa’s Journey with Google’s Tracker. The site is a lot more than just a Santa Tracker and is a lot of fun! Lucas asks to visit the site everyday and I’ve enjoyed it too! Continue reading Going Away Over the Holidays? Let Santa Know Where You’ll Be!

Is Iran Smuggling Weapons on Mahan Air Commercial Flights

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Israel is alleging that Iran is smuggling weapons on Mahan Air flights to Lebanon, according to Business Insider.

The info, which was discovered by Israeli intelligence was shared by Israel’s ambassador to the UN to the Security Council. The info was cleared for publication yesterday. Continue reading Is Iran Smuggling Weapons on Mahan Air Commercial Flights