Television Archive

What Anthony Bourdain meant to the world

This is the second time I’ve had to write something this in less than a month, following Scott Hutchison’s death in May. Someone who I’d never met, yet had a profound impact on my life, has taken theirs. Anthony Bourdain is the patron saint of most every traveler, especially those of us who write & […]

SNL Aer Lingus sketch: Video

Tonight’s episode of Saturday Night Live was hosted by actress Saoirse Ronan, with U2 as the musical guest. Needless to say, it was a very Irish show. The final sketch of the night was about a flight on Ireland’s Aer Lingus. Now traditionally this last sketch is known as the “10 to 1” sketch. Since […]

Fun at every speed in Tooele County, Utah

Interstate 80 is one of the great road trip highways in the United States. Stretching from San Francisco to just outside of New York City, it was one of the original routes of the Interstate Highway System. Prior to that, it was roughly the route the original Lincoln Highway. As such, it plays an important role in […]

Video: SNL – Premium Rent-A-Car sketch

When you’re traveling, it’s easy to look at reviews for hotels & know the level of quality you are going to get. However, with car rental companies, quality can vary widely between brands, and even within brands. Rarely do I seem to have a good experience when I’m renting a car, which is why I […]

Video: Jennifer Lawrence gets excited about quality beds on planes

Actress Jennifer Lawrence is in the middle of a worldwide tour promoting the final “Hunger Games” movie. As pampered as we may think Hollywood people are, it’s seriously exhausting work, between travel, time changes, and constant interviews where you’re asked the same questions over-and-over. Jennifer Lawrence visited Conan and talked about how she managed to dislocate her […]