Tag: flights

‘Flight-Shaming’ — An Imperfect Movement That’s Forcing Us To Face Tough Questions

If you believe Mark Twain’s famous “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness,” line, it’s no surprise that keen travelers are often progressive thinkers. “Eco-lodge” was common in backpacker parlance long before energy-efficient houses went mainstream and, generally speaking, travel writers have done a good job seeing through and calling out greenwashing. Even influencers […]

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Don’t Expect To Take Your Disneyland Star Wars Coke Home With You

coke/uproxx Bad news for out of state Star Wars fans visiting the Galaxy’s Edge attraction at Disneyland and Disney World: those thermal detonator soda bottles might not make it home with you. At least not if you’re flying, because the TSA banned them. Don’t even try it, unless your whole reason for buying the bottles […]

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The FAA Has Banned Certain MacBook Pro Laptops From All Flights — How To Know If You’re Affected

Unsplash   If you’re using an older model of the 15-inch MacBook Pro and are on the verge of taking a trip, you should probably be aware that the Federal Aviation Administration has just issued a ban on certain MacBook Pros, barring them from all commercial flights. The move comes on the heels of Apple […]

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