Cranky on the Web – SkyMall Goes Down, Monstrous Blizzards, Cleveland, and Snail Mail

It was a busy week on the web…

SkyMall Lands in Bankruptcy as Air Travelers Shun CatalogBloomberg
SkyMall is bankrupt and Bloomberg asked me why. You probably can figure it out without my help.

Winter storm Juno impacts Southern California travelInland Valley Daily Bulletin
This one of the many stories about this week’s blizzard. I talked about how things had gone for us at Cranky Concierge.

The Blizzard of 2015 is Here: What Travelers Can Do to Protect ThemselvesYahoo! Travel
Thanks to Johnny Jet for suggesting people contact Cranky Concierge if they run into weather trouble.

What to Do When Your Flight Is Canceledwendyperrin.com
Wendy Perrin left Conde Nast Traveler to start her own travel business, and she included Cranky Concierge in this week’s newsletter.

Cleveland Hopkins fares in wake of United dehubbing: A tale of two airportsCleveland Plain Dealer
A year after United Airlines dismantles its hub, scrappy new airlines, gaps in serviceCleveland Plain Dealer
The Plain Dealer takes a look at the state of Cleveland’s air service a year after United announced it was pulling down the hub. I was quoted in both pieces.

Two Airlines Battle for the Soul of Seattleā€”and the SeahawksCityLab
Taking a look at the fun fight in Seattle just in time for the super bowl.

In the Trenches: Handling Snail MailSmall Business Center
Lastly, a look at snail mail. I’m trying to figure out a good way to deal with this.

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