News and notes from around the interweb:
- Man stopped by airport security with 10 live pythons in his pants. He wasn’t just happy to see them.
- Cathay Pacific will introduce a US co-brand Visa card next year (HT: Demetrius M.)
- Andaz 5th Avenue sold to Japanese construction firm for $215 million or $1.2 million per room.
- Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer will give you 1000 bonus miles for online shopping if you spend $120 on a single purchase through their portal by July 26.
- Russian jetmaker has a new private plane for athletes “with massage tables, fitness equipment, a coaches office” (HT: Dan R.)
- The airline that sells access to the mile high club