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Just Monkeying Around

Friends,
Whenever something looks bad, I find a little distance can lend some perspective. Like the hotel at Denver International Airport. Folks have been complaining for four years that this monstrosity obstructs the view of the terminal’s canvas teepees. You’d think by now we’d all see it as the Spanish galleon the designers envisioned. I hate to say it, but both sides are wrong --and I suspect you may never see it the same way again after this revelation. You ready? If you take a step back to get some perspective (say, through a 3D view in Google maps), you’ll see the Westin actually looks like a sunglass-wearing giant monkey face! The next time you’re traveling somewhere (I hear now is the time to buy cheap tickets!), I dare you not to smile at the sight of that big, adorable chimp. And when you do, stop by the Dunkin’ at Peña Blvd and Gun Club Rd to grab a donut for the road. You’re welcome, Denver!
Happy Friday!

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