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Enter For A Chance To Purchase These Very Special Crocs!

CrocsCrocs have been a popular footwear option for many years thanks in part to being comfortable, light and easy to take on and off.

The only pairs of Crocs that I’ve ever owned were their flip flops which I found to be pretty comfortable. My 9 year old Lucas has had many pairs of Classic Crocs and still loves them. Continue reading Enter For A Chance To Purchase These Very Special Crocs!

Ashton Kutcher Sold Seat On Virgin Galactic Back To Company

Ashton KutcherBack in 2012, Ashton Kutcher bought a seat to fly on a future flight into space with Virgin Galactic.

Last Sunday, “Richard Branson and five others reached the edge of space with a suborbital flight.” Kutcher should’ve had a spot on the next Virgin Galactic flight but he decided to sell his spot for a very good reason. Continue reading Ashton Kutcher Sold Seat On Virgin Galactic Back To Company

I Bought The Largest Individual LEGO Set, The Art World Map!

LEGOThe Michael W Travels family really likes maps. Besides being extremely helpful while planning trips,  we’ve bought a handful of maps to hang on our walls. (Most are actually still waiting to get hung up.)

I recently came across a LEGO set that I had to track down and purchase. No, I wasn’t looking for the set for my kids. This LEGO set isn’t what I’d consider a toy, it’s more hangable art. Continue reading I Bought The Largest Individual LEGO Set, The Art World Map!

New England Patriots Jet Brings 500,000 COVID Vaccines To El Salvador

New England Patriots
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The New England Patriots are the most hated NFL team in three states,  New York, New Jersey and Florida.

Being from Brooklyn, NY and a Jets fan, I’ll admit that I do not hate the Patriots. And regardless of one’s feelings towards the Pats, the team has done some non-gridiron good. Continue reading New England Patriots Jet Brings 500,000 COVID Vaccines To El Salvador

West Virginia Will Pay You $12,000 To Move There!

West VirginiaOver the past year, many people have moved to working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Various countries and states have offered perks for people to become digital nomads, moving there long term or even permanently. Northwest Arkansas was offering $10,000 + a free bike to move there.

Now, West Virginia is looking to entice remote workers with the new Ascend WV program. Continue reading West Virginia Will Pay You $12,000 To Move There!

Trump Plaza In Atlantic City Will Be Blown Up, Auction For Viewing Party

Atlantic City
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On February 17, 2021 the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City is set to be blown up.

The date of the implosion was announced late last week. If you’re interested in watching the event take place (I am), you “can place a bid to join a “viewing party” from nearby hotel rooms”, according to the New York Daily News. Continue reading Trump Plaza In Atlantic City Will Be Blown Up, Auction For Viewing Party