Threatening Hotels With Bad Reviews for Upgrades and Starwood-Marriott Merger Getting Close

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  1. Given how the DOJ and its sibling the FTC has been weary of megamergers (opposed 33 in 2014, and 47 in 2015), do we think this megamerger will survive scrutiny? Or will a DOJ lawsuit ultimately scuttle the deal? I hope for deal-scuttling of course.

  2. Dude, you really love sticking that “pervert” label on TSA whatever they do, huh?

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