travel

Where Does My $25 Go When I Have the Audacity to Check in My Luggage?

Remember when stuff actually came with an airline ticket besides the seat, seatbelt, free magazine, a tiny bit of legroom and a pantomimed emergency demonstration?…

A Cultural History of Porn in the Hotel Room

In Osaka, Japan, in early 1971, a hotel accidentally began transmitting its closed-circuit TV signal to adjacent buildings, thanks to the signal being carried by…

Can Astrology Tell Us Anything About Our Relationship to Food?

I’ve been told so many times that most straight men don’t (or won’t) believe in astrology. And yet, the more I yap about it to…

Taking a Friends Trip Is Good for Your Health, but Only If You Don’t Spend the Entire Time Partying

Southern Living recently published an article that claims the occasional trip with friends is good for your health, and as expected — because we all…