What’s new on Elliott: Airline presents, flying blind and spiders in my dessert (not the singing kind)

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In this issue. Holiday presents we want from the airline industry. Plus, why the TSA wants us to fly blind and spiders in my dessert — not the singing kind.

New posts

7 presents we wish the airlines would give us (MSNBC)

With air security, travelers are flying blind (The Washington Post)

Hilton exec overrules “customer service” department, helps guest

Why wasn’t “Spiders in my Dessert” the next “United Breaks Guitars”?

Nakation, anyone? 5 reasons to bare it all on your next vacation

A canceled flight, a missing refund

A smashed window on my rental car — and a surprise bill

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Christopher Elliott

Christopher Elliott is an author, journalist and consumer advocate. You can read more about him on his personal website or check out his adventures on his family adventure travel site. Contact him at chris@elliott.org. Read more of Christopher's articles here.

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