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Memory Lane Monday: Who Does This Remind You Of?--- Round 4

Memory Lane Monday: Who Does This Remind You Of?--- Round 4

For this month’s installment of Who Does This Remind You Of? we’ve gone to a fairly big name in...

Genius Idea: Call Tourists Terrorists

Genius Idea: Call Tourists Terrorists

Spain has made no secret that they’re over their Tourist Industry.

Sweden’s Armed Forces Embraces Rainbow Laces

Sweden’s Armed Forces Embraces Rainbow Laces

Despite KLM missing the mark with their Gay Pride Click Campaign, Sweden’s Armed Forces weren’t...

Just Sayin’: Over The Iceland Bandwagon

Just Sayin’: Over The Iceland Bandwagon

To start with, we’d like to outline for the record, that PD covered Iceland long before the rest...

Faux Tiffanys Causes Costco to Pay Up

Faux Tiffanys Causes Costco to Pay Up

A fair amount of engagement rings (2,500) at remarkable whole-sale prices has put Costco and a...

Torba Bans Western Junk Food

Chocolate stock up day.You won’t find M&M’s in Torba.There’s definitely one place where you won’t be able to get any discount Valentine’s candy today. The Government of Iran Vanuatu decided to go the extra step to protect their citizens’ waistlines and tooth enamel by banning Western junk food.

Barcelona Brainstorms a Tourism Cap

"Africa."Barcelona looks welcoming, but...While many locales chase those tourism dollars, an errant selfie-stick here, and a tourist bathing in a fountain there, has led Barcelona and her 1.6 Million population to start to put the kibosh on their 32 Million visitors annually.

Just Sayin’: $85 Million a Real Discount

Vacationer-in-Chief.$85 Million for memories.Back yet from your staycation? Well, today PD brings you news of a ballpark figure for the amount of taxpayer dollars used to pad out President Obama’s many holidays.

China’s $5M Invisible Bridge

Scary selfies.Artistic rendering. No, this isn’t a direct ode to government waste (we try our best to save those for Fridays), but if you love heights, you might want to look into booking your ticket to China’s Wulingyuan Region.

Genius Idea: In-Flight Calls

Oh, man.Soon to be glare free. In keeping up with last Friday’s Genius Idea actually being a genius idea, this week’s also has a bit of brilliance.

Just Sayin’: Vacationing Isn’t What It Once Was

IndiGo.A little less whimsy these days…Holidaying isn’t as easy as it used to be.

While Turkey warns against traveling to the US, it’s actually Disneyland Paris that has lost revenue due to terrorism fears.

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