Friday Wisdom – Travel

The weather here in the Northern Sierra has been cold and snowy. Our main roads from Reno to California have been blocked off and it’s expected to remain that way through Christmas so family travel plans have been canceled. Naturally that brings to mind a few bits of travel wisdom:

The only thing worse than raining cats and dogs is hailing taxis.

The reason aliens don’t visit our planet is due to its terrible ratings – only one star.

Someday we’ll all look back on this and plow into a parked car.

I sued the airline for misplacing my luggage. Sadly, I lost my case.

I was reading that sharks do take vacations. Apparently they like to go to Finland.

Last week I flew on a small airliner and the food wasn’t great – it was a little plane.

Working for many years, the Wrong Brothers failed to make a plane fly.

The airlines have announced a new fitness program: Running to your gate.

I was working on a joke about time travel, but turns out you folks didn’t like it.

About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I worked in the high tech world doing software release engineering and am now retired. Then I got prostate cancer. Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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16 Responses to Friday Wisdom – Travel

  1. wolfsrosebud says:

    I want to feel sorry for you about the cold but we had -17 last week. Weโ€™re all excited today itโ€™s in the 30โ€™s! Time to take off the winter coats๐Ÿ˜†.

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  2. AKwafrigeria says:

    Fun and nice, thanks


  3. Ha! Good ones. I’m sorry your travel plans were cancelled, but better that than getting stuck somewhere in a snowy wasteland. I hope you’ll get to see your family soon.

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  4. Ah, good stuff, Andrew. Thanks. And I hope you’ve had a Merry Christmas despite the snow ruining your plans! :/

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  5. We’re home alone as well. Thanks for the fun!

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  6. jfwknifton says:

    Thank you for all those jokes, and a Merry Christmas to you all !!

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  7. That is a shame about your travel plans. We were only heading half an hour away and things got screwed up so it is me and my sweetie today and tomorrow. But that is fine. Have a wonderful holiday. Thanks for all the smiles. ๐Ÿ™‚ Merry Christmas!

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  8. Pied Type says:

    I actually did laugh out loud at the hailing taxis. Wishing you a Merry Christmas despite your messed up travel plans.

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