I write a personal blog about my adventures – and misadventures – on the road, not to be confused with my eponymous consumer advocacy blog. Please stop by and catch up with the latest. It’ll be fun.
Promontory Summit, Utah, is close to nowhere. But it’s home to a connection that changed everything. To get there, you turn down a two-lane road near Brigham City, drive about 30 miles and then make a left at the ATK Thiokol Propulsion facility, where they test rockets.
Be careful what you ask for. I should know. I’m in Park City, Utah, and everyone here was asking for snow. Praying for it, actually.
Who’s going to win the big game? No, not that game. I’m talking about the game businesses play with us. Mark up. Mark down. Bait and switch. And, of course, the loyalty game.
During the last few weeks, I’ve asked what you expect from me at a time like this. And you responded. When I say a time like “this,” here’s what I mean.
Well, this is it. It’s the end of our winter fundraiser. But that’s not the only end I want to tell you about today.
From the window of my room, I can see Colorado’s snow-covered Elk Mountains against a perfectly blue sky this morning. I’m lucky to be here for a few days with my kids before we head back to the city.
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