Terrifying Uber Experience, World Heritage Site Burns Down & Passenger Opens Exit Door For Fresh Air

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Roundup: Articles From Around the Web

Here are some posts from around the web that I thought you may find interesting.  Let me know if there is anything good I missed.  Email me anything awesome that you find, or write, at Mark@milestomemories.com.


Plane passenger opens emergency exit for ‘a breath of fresh air’ – Fox News

You pretty much have to be an idiot to do this.

World Heritage Okinawa castle burns down – Nikkei Asian Review

Sad to see something like this burn basically down to nothing.  Hopefully they will rebuild it again like they did after the war but nothing of the original structure will remain. It will be interesting to see what caused it.

Think Uber is Safe? Think Again! My Terrifying Story and How Uber Failed to Intervene in the Worst Way – Bougie Miles

This sounds terrifying and very similar to what my wife went through in Puerto Rico.  Luckily Bethany was able to make it out of the situation without any harm but the fact that Uber was unwilling to do anything is telling.  I question if they ever discipline drivers in any meaningful way.  We know they struggle to even perform simple background checks.

Final Thoughts

Which article did you find most interesting?  Remember to let me know of anything you come across that you want added into the next edition at Mark@milestomemories.com.

Mark Ostermann
Mark Ostermann is a father, husband and miles/points fanatic. He left the corporate world after starting a family in order to be a stay at home dad. Mark is constantly looking at ways to save money and stay within budget while also taking awesome vacations with his family. When he isn't caring for his family or taking a weekend trip, Mark is working towards his goal of visiting every Major League Baseball ballpark.

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