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Jul 14, 2004

File under S for stupid

Too dumb to be true, but a guy in Minneapolis expressed his opinion on airport screeners by dropping trou--sans underwear. "Miller then said, 'There....More
Jul 14, 2004

Buy space the eBay way?

I’ve never bought anything on eBay (the shame, the horror! I still don’t know how to use all the options on my cellphone, either—-pity me), but a....More
Jul 14, 2004

Reality bites

That’s the headline of this article from Special Events: "Demonstrating once again that ‘reality TV’ is a questionable term, two professional event....More
Jul 14, 2004

She's got the look

The Harrah's look, that is. Reminds me of back in the dark ages when I was a bartender at a disco and had to wear, well, we'll just call it a harem....More
Jul 13, 2004

Cartoon of the day

This cartoon is too funny--and too true. Makes me glad once again that all I have to do is write about this industry, not actually be in charge of....More
Jul 13, 2004

Free tech guide

If you’re an MPI member, you now can get Corbin Ball’s Technology Guide for Meeting Professionals for free. The 1,200-product database is a must-have....More
Jul 12, 2004

Let's meet at the beach

This article from The Hindu Business Line makes business sound like a beach. As more IT, pharma, engineering, and other businesses continue to boom....More
Jul 12, 2004

Perfect timing--not

Boston’s gigantic, beautiful new convention center, the BCEC, opened just in time for a waning in super-huge shows, according to an article in....More
Jul 12, 2004

Hotels for a heightened culture

What do the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, the Argonaut Hotel in San Francisco, the Cypress Hotel in Cupertino, Calif., the Mayfair House Hotel in....More
Jul 09, 2004

Workplace 04 update

Randy Pendleton’s Workplace 2004 update makes some interesting points for planners: Pricewaterhouse Coopers asked CEO’s of small to mid-size....More
Jul 09, 2004

Google bombs-away

Nothing whatsoever to do with meetings, but since almost every conversation I'm having today is devolving into politics... Go to Google and,....More
Jul 09, 2004

Girls just want to have fun

I don't usually blog about leisure hotel packages, but this one's a goody. For a very, very small meeting-—make that a girlfriends getaway--the....More
Jul 09, 2004

The ultimate travel guide

John DiScala—aka, JohhnyJet, creator of what I believe has to be the most comprehensive travel Web site I’ve ever seen, made me cry when I read the....More
Jul 08, 2004

Poppa’s got a brand new bag—because the airline lost his old one

According the ThisWeek@PCMA, You may want to stick to carry-on luggage the next time you fly. The federal government is now responsible for checked....More
Jul 08, 2004

Getting ugly in Akron

Things are getting ugly in Akron, Ohio, according to an article in the Beacon Journal: The Greater Akron Lodging Council is so upset with the way the....More
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