air-travel

A Gentleman’s Guide to Talking on Planes

We’ve spoken quite a bit about airplane etiquette over the last couple of travel seasons, like what the hell you’re supposed to do with diapers…

How to Eat on a Plane Without Ruining Everyone Else’s Flight

In the right context, food is a welcomed fragrance. Who doesn’t love the scent of smoked meats, cookies or even the factory-furbished stench of a…

The True Road Warriors: How Men With Disabilities Travel the World

“We’re going to need him to stand,” a DMV employee tells my mother, as she attempts to get a new state ID for my older…

Just How Bullshit Is the Pre-Takeoff Airline Safety Talk?

Despite Boeing’s recent catastrophes, we live in an era of unprecedented airplane safety. “There are a range of estimates out there, but based on its…