News and notes from around the interweb:
- Peeling back the onion on manufactured spending secret societies. Fascinating read.
- 50% off IHG Rewards redemptions in Mexico and the Caribbean for September and October stays. Book by September 6.
- Over 500 TSA screeners have been fired for stealing from passenger luggage. And it ain’t easy to actually get fired from the TSA. This has been a problem since they beginning, but a crackdown started only 2 years ago. And the TSA thinks they get blamed when it’s really others doing more of the stealing.
- Atlantic City is going bust if it can’t break the gambling habit. Instead the city just gets worse and worse.
- Behind the scenes of inflight entertainment censorship. (HT: The Forward Cabin)
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