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In Memoriam: BrightlyBob

“Add me to the list of first stay receiving the bonus but subsequent not… I seem to remember this happened a couple of years ago too. Contacted IHG and advised to wait the 4-6 weeks…”

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Merry Christmas! The FlyerTalk Secret Santa Returns in 2020!

Many events have been canceled or eliminated during the year 2020 primarily because of the current 2019 Novel Coronavirus pandemic; but despite that — while taking a break from hurricanes and the late summer heat in the northern hemisphere — the Secret Santa Extravaganza occurs yet again on FlyerTalk for the eighteenth consecutive year…

…and once again, your host, coordinator and organizer is none other than FlyerTalk member wharvey, who founded the concept on FlyerTalk and launched the first thread back in 2003.

The expected minimum on which you should plan to spend on your gift purchase is…

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He is Safe After the Deadly Explosions in Beirut. Thank Goodness.

No one expected the explosions which rocked the port of the city of Beirut on that otherwise peacefully clear afternoon of Tuesday, August 4, 2020; and that second explosion — which was substantially more powerful than the first explosion — caused at least 158 deaths, approximately 6,000 injuries, as much as $15 billion in property damage, and an estimated 300,000 people suddenly became homeless. Dozens of balconies had collapsed; countless windows were shattered; and bricks were torn away from buildings.

The explosions were so powerful that…

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In Memoriam: davetravels

An Internet meme pertaining to Delta Air Lines and three smiling emojis were what FlyerTalk member davetravels posted in the Delta Air Lines | SkyMiles forum on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 10:57 in the morning Eastern Standard Time in response to a fellow FlyerTalk member who asked “Can this thread get a more descriptive title and/or be merged with a relevant thread?” — and that became the last time he posted on FlyerTalk.

Although davetravels — whose real name is…

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In Memoriam: SteveDCA

“HNL is not bad fare wise if u are not close to Christmas–or right after it before NYE”

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In Memoriam: wijomas

“Gold for crankychick and I” is what FlyerTalk member wijomas posted in the Qantas | Frequent Flyer forum on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 1:26 in the morning Eastern Standard Time — and that became the last time he posted on FlyerTalk.

At the age of…

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Merry Christmas! The FlyerTalk Secret Santa Returns in 2019!

Taking a break from hurricanes and the late summer heat in the northern hemisphere, the Secret Santa Extravaganza occurs yet again on FlyerTalk for the seventeenth consecutive year — and once again, your host, coordinator and organizer is none other than FlyerTalk member wharvey, who founded the concept on FlyerTalk and launched the first thread back in 2003.

The expected minimum on which you should plan to spend on your gift purchase is…

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7 Steps on How to Disable Infinite Scroll on FlyerTalk

When FlyerTalk underwent an upgrade to the software that powers it on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, a functionality known as Infinite Scroll became the default in terms of viewing content — and many FlyerTalk members expressed their dislike for it for a variety of reasons.

If you happen to be one of those FlyerTalk members, you can easily turn Infinite Scroll off with these 7 steps…

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Last Days to Bid on Great Travel Items During Kids First Fund Auction 2019

How would you like to bid on a chance to win one of a number of great travel items — such as an upgrade to Gold elite level status with Hilton Honors; a standard membership for one year with Priority Pass; 25,000 United Airlines MileagePlus miles; or a helicopter flight at night over the Las Vegas Strip as only four examples — while simultaneously supporting a worthy cause where you can have a positive impact on the lives of many children around the world who need your help?

You can bid on a global selection of travel items during the 15th annual Kids First Auction — which is sponsored once again this year by both BoardingArea and InsideFlyer — but if you want to participate, you only have…

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Kids First Fund Auction 2019: Bid on Great Travel Items Now

How would you like to bid on a chance to win one of a number of great travel items while simultaneously supporting a worthy cause where you can have a positive impact on the lives of many children around the world who need your help?

You can bid on a global selection of travel items during the 15th annual Kids First Auction — which…

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