News and notes from around the interweb:
- United is going into enforcement mode to make sure you don’t bring on oversized carry ons.
- Man gets banned from a Hilton hotel because of his trouser snake.
- There’s a new tool that will let you pay by credit card using your phone instead of the card itself. You have to carry a dongle in your pocket, though. (I swear this item is unrelated to the item above). HT: @aheeger
- Virgin America has purchased mile bonuses almost as often as US Airways. They’re back with a bonus of up to 60%. Here’s my analysis of the January 50% bonus offer. HT: James F.