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Lobby Bar – August 26: The Most Intimidating Beverage, How to Sleep Anywhere, and Why You Should Lick Phones

Lobby Bar – A Slightly Soiled Serviette Full of FBT News and Views
Global air. Did you feel hot last month? That’s because July was the hottest month ever recorded in human history. Don’t worry, Trump has a plan to install an air conditioned dome over the entire planet, which will ensure that everybody can exist in a comfortable atmosphere, ozone be damned, while keeping out all alien species at the …

Lobby Bar – August 19: The Healthiest Hotel, Sky Balconies, and Instagram Fame Perks

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Roger, Over. To commemorate National Aviation Day, Paul Riegler assembled some of his favorite photos of planes taking off into sunrises and sunsets. In one of the pictures, Riegler could tell that he was going to miss the sunset by approximately 15 minutes, so he knocked politely on the cockpit door and asked the pilot to speed up a bit. …

Lobby Bar – August 12: The City of Free Bikes, Kids Driving Cars, and How to Crash Delta’s Servers

Lobby Bar – A Fabulous Footnote of FBT News and Views
Like father, like son. Jonathan Spira takes a seat behind the wheel of the 2017 Buick LaCrosse. As Spira notes, this is NOT your father’s Buick. Instead, it’s your child’s Buick, and comes with a booster seat, strap-on blocks for reaching the pedals, and a special safety mode that allows toddlers and young children to pilot the vehicle.
Swapping gears. Paul …

Lobby Bar – August 5: Lounging Duties, Accidental Flight Purchases, and How to Protect Yourself from your Keys

Lobby Bar – A Cunningly Clever Collection of FBT News and Views
Trillumpary. Jesse Sokolow travels to Augusts throughout history to report on significant travel moments. He even went to August 2017 and knows who the next president will be, although he signed a non-disclosure agreement with ATTA (The American Time Travel Association) that prohibits him from sharing this information with anyone, except for one lone candidate under non-disclosure who immediately …

Lobby Bar – July 29: Airline CEOs Hold Grudges, Don’t Text and Fly, and How Hamilton Saved 2016

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River deals. Check out our guide on how to shop from Amazon while getting the best possible native handicrafts from local Amazonian tribes. To reduce shipping costs, consider finding a river closer to you. For example, those in the Midwest should check out Mississippi Prime.
Broadway rising. Jonathan Spira sits through the acclaimed musical, Hamilton… the question is, does it …

Lobby Bar – July 22: Southwest Sells Music, Parachuting over the Pacific, and Shopping from Your Local River

Lobby Bar – A Collaborative Collage of FBT News and Views
Slow food.  Paul Riegler dines at one of America’s finest fast food joints, In-N-Out Burger. In-N-Out isn’t available in most parts of the country, so we’re happy to offer a Double Double combo for you to try. Simply send us your address and your Uber account login info and we’ll do the rest.
Class divides. Jonathan Spira jets to Oslo in …

Lobby Bar – July 15: Pokémon Prey, In-Flight Swimming, and Driving Two Cars at Once

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Prey becomes predator. If you’ve taken a liking to the new Pokémon Go craze, be warned: you may be a target for theft. If you’d like to take part in the thefts, download Pokémine to see a map of all Go users, with the catchy tagline
Refresh, revive. Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren was upgraded to business class on Singapore Airlines’ service to …