*** SHOW NOTES *** Engine Room in Mystic, CT. Located on the banks of the mystic river. This is the quintessential Connecticut town. Cape Cod-style homes mixed with an endless supply of sailboat masts. Wings Al Pastor – koji brined, slow-smoked w. pineapple glaze & Mexican chili dry rub. Thai Coconut PulledRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** I had a recent last-minute trip to Seattle which requires flying out on a Sunday morning and then back home the following Friday night. Due to the finances and geographics involved, there are no direct “affordable’ direct flights from Orlando to Seattle.  The best thatRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** In case you didn’t know it, the Buffalo airport has a barbershop. Stay on the Canadian side, more on that later.  We stayed at the DoubleTree Hilton which was on the river. Had a river-facing view as well as an awesome room, complete with hot-tub. Lunch wasRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** Passenger in locked luggage compartment of moving bus called 911 for help via BoingBoing A Connecticut woman called 911 and told the operator she was locked in the luggage compartment of a moving bus. Police tracked the bus down, pulled it over, and found theRead More →

   *** SHOW NOTES *** Last week was Albany & Verona NY. Spent the evening at the Turning Stone Resort And Casino – My love-hate relationship with casinos continues. I hate casinos because I never seem to win any money because I tend to play with scared money. However, IRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** First-time flyer boards conveyor belt with luggage thinking it’ll take her to plane – NY Post A flyer tried to travel to new heights as a hilarious video showed her climbing onto a luggage conveyor belt at a Turkish airport, reportedly thinking it would takeRead More →