Politics of Advertising

Are companies responsible for where their paid advertisements are placed in this age of digital media? Twitter user @slpng_giants believes they do.  And so do their (quickly increasing) followers. You may have heard about Kellogg’s pulling their ad from website Breitbart for their ties to white supremacists.  It has led to a boycott of the… Read More »

Alaska Airlines Premium Class

Alaska Airlines Premium Class is the new “Economy Plus” class being rolled out across the airline’s 737-800, -900 and E175 aircraft.  The new Premium Class officially launches on flights with retrofitted aircraft starting January 5, 2017.  Alaska Airlines Premium Class can be purchased starting today. Premium Class comes at a premium cost, from $15 (+tax)… Read More »

JetBlue Award Pricing Glitch

Today I saw a deal for Seattle to Anchorage on JetBlue for $132 RT.  This is a pretty good deal and I have been wanting to visit Alaska.  On top of that I have a ton of JetBlue points from a recent promotion.  When I decided to check flights I came across an odd JetBlue Award… Read More »

Neon Museum North Gallery

Neon Museum North Gallery This past Saturday the Neon Museum offered free admission to its North Gallery in celebration of Nevada Day.  The Neon Museum North Gallery is the smaller “Neon Boneyard”.  It is typically used for weddings and other private events.  None of the signs are restored.  There is no electricity so it is a… Read More »

Aria Tower Suites Lounge

Aria Tower Suites Lounge Aria rebranded their (non Sky) Suites in late 2015 as the Tower Suites.  Besides the name change and a few amenities, the biggest change was the creation of the Aria Tower Suites Lounge off the lobby.  The Aria Tower Suites Lounge is available for Tower Suites guests to check in as well as stop… Read More »

Aria Executive Hospitality Suite Review

Aria Executive Hospitality Suite Review I had a weekend in Vegas planned at Aria.  The standard room was comped (besides the nearly $40 resort fee) for the two nights (plus $100 resort credit and $100 free slot play).  6 weeks before my stay I received an upgrade offer via email.  For $75/night I could upgrade… Read More »