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The Terminal movie in real life – stranded passenger living in airport for last two months

For anyone familiar with the movie Terminal, Tom Hanks plays a stranded passenger who is caught in limbo and is forced to live in the airport as he doesn’t have the required papers to leave. There’s a modern day example of this going on right now. Spaniard Rodrigo Ben-Azul flew to Chile to visit with…

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Guest Post: The Spouse and Upgrades debate, take 4 – by Deals We Like

This post is brought to you by Deals We Like while Jason is out with two broken wrists and a microphone. Keep an eye out at MilesQuest for future guest posts by other Boarding Area bloggers. Other Guest Posts: Lessons Learned Booking Mileage Runs on American Airlines Guest Post: The Spouse and Upgrades debate, take 3 Guest Post: The…

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The end of using credit cards at the Mint

Just got this email in the mail – it’s a sad day but one that was expected given all the recent publicity from NPR, Newsweek, and the Wall Street Journal previously. Sad, sad, day. Dear United States Mint Direct Ship Customer: The United States Mint has eliminated the credit and debit card purchase of $1…

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Priority Club launches the “Win it in a Minute” contest

I must say that Priority Club does some very interesting promotions. Their latest one is called “Win it in a Minute” where you have to answer five questions in less than 12 seconds each. The 50 people with the fastest times each day will win 5,000 Priority Club points. The top 100 cumulative scores each…

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Delta Airlines Diamond Status for you and a guest for $27,500

Delta is offering Delta Diamond Status, a Delta SkyClub membership for you and a guest, and two complimentary Premium Class Delta tickets for purchasing a 5 hour fleet membership card with Delta Private Jets for only $27,500. I love the marketing text. This holiday season, treat family, friends and yourself to the ultimate gift of…

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