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aug 24 2009

Worth reading: Kansas City's gas-station barbecue and more

A sculpture in Kansas City's 18th and Vine area (Courtesy dlj668/my Budget Travel)

A few of our favorite links from around the 'net this week:

A Kansas City barbecue throwdown—you'll never guess where the best is. [The Faster Times]

Hertz to start taking "before and after" photographs of rental cars. [Upgrade: Travel Better]

Remember that plane stranded on the tarmac in Minnesota? The Department of Transportation has found someone to blame. [AP via msnbc.com]

Cool photos: A giant Candy Land game overtakes San Francisco's twisty Lombard Street.


Tips for managing your carry-on bag. [L.A. Times]

Three cemeteries full of the famous. [Jaunted]

National Parks: A new generation of Native American entrepreneurs is bringing an updated sensibility to tribal tourism. [The New York Times]

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