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Hi. My name is Kyle Burbank and I’m a Millennial. Yes, I say this like it’s some sort of healing admission given the bad rap my generation has endured in recent years. You know — the talk about how anyone under 35 is lazy, entitled, and doesn’t even know how...

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YouTube Has Unveiled a New Monetization Plan for Shorts

In a move seen as an attempt to take on TikTok's dominance in the short-form video content space, YouTube has just unveiled a new plan to monetize its growing Shorts platform. Replacing the current Shorts Fund, YouTube has announced that it will soon deliver 45% of ad revenue generated from...

Scrubba Review: Gimmick or Travel Essential?

For as much as I love traveling, there are a few amenities of home that I miss while away. Among them is the ability to do laundry — something that's especially relevant in today's climate. It seems that my wife feels the same way considering that, a few years ago,...

Travel Tuesday: Tru by Hilton Hotel Review (Wichita, Kansas)

Over the past several months now, I've reviewed a number of hotel properties for my Travel Tuesday series. And while these locations have technically spanned the country, they've definitely over-indexed for Las Vegas, Nevada. Well, today, I'm changing things up a bit by looking at a hotel located in middle...

The Non-Food Items I've Been Buying at Sam's Club

A few months back, I decided to share a short list of some of my favorite items to purchase at Sam's Club. Well, as of late, I've found myself spending more time in the non-edible sections of the warehouse store. In turn, I've been able to save money on items...

Wyndham's App Has a Helpful Road Trip Planning & Booking Tool

This weekend, my wife and I are attending the 2022 D23 Expo in Anaheim, California — representing Laughing Place, the Disney fan site we write for. Seeing as we live in Springfield, Missouri (which is very much not near California), we'd likely fly to the event if we were normal...

Travel Tuesday: How Much is Airline Lounge Access Really Worth?

Since applying for the American Express Platinum card in late 2019, I've mentioned airport lounge life on this site with some frequency. Furthermore, if I'm being honest, the lounge access said Platinum card provided was a big factor in why my wife and I were interested in getting the card....