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Real talk: short sleeves, warm weather, cold beer, and free shows with your friends is hard to beat. But it's still winter. If, like me,...
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Leave on a jetplane for 80% less during NYC Flight Week
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Despite the fact that it involves partaking in the miracle of human flight, air travel is a pain in the ass. It's expensive too. But...
How much for a last-minute trip to restore sanity in DC?
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The hype is building around this Saturday's Rally to Restore Sanity in Washington, DC. You've been wanting to jump on the bandwagon, but you've...
Escape turkey day with a London home swap
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Most of us flock to the gathering of every living relative for a couple of drama-filled days in late November. But some of us......
A couch-surfing tour of Brooklyn
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Squirrel is jittery and lean, with a look of confusion on his face. “Do you know the Rainbow Family?” he asks. “I'm part of...
Vacation homes for $500 a week
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My challenge was this: to figure out how to get a group of four out of town for a week, with a $500 budget...
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