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  1. Weekly Wisecrack: October 14, 2017 — 10/14/2017
  2. Timeshare Odds and Ends: October 14, 2017 — 10/14/2017
  3. Weekly Jukebox: October 14, 2017 — 10/14/2017
  4. Timeshare Financial News: October 14, 2017 — 10/14/2017
  5. Virginia USA Timeshare News: October 14, 2017 — 10/14/2017

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Weekly Wisecrack: October 14, 2017

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  The Hail Mary After determining that there was a better chance of finding ice in hell Mike the closer said: “Yes, I get it. You say you don’t like timesharing. Fine. But let me ask you folks something. “Did you buy the airplane that brought you to our fair city or did you just …

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Timeshare Odds and Ends: October 14, 2017

  ► “The more things change the more they stay the same,” says the old saw. Or if you want to get fancy you can say it in the original French: “Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose.” Or if you go along with the notion that change is the only constant in life …

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Weekly Jukebox: October 14, 2017

  Rita Moreno, who played Anita, wowed the world in this scene from West Side Story. Such exuberance from the entire cast, yet Rita is obviously the star here. In a supporting role ( 😉 ) we also get lots of others performing spectacularly as the “Sharks”, including: George Chakiris (Bernardo), Jose De Vega (Chino), …

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Timeshare Financial News: October 14, 2017

  ► Did you hear the news? Word on TheStreet.com is that Marriott Vacations Worldwide has made a takeover bid for ILG, offering $30 per share. You may recall that recent events had a majority shareholder of ILG basically threatening the company with a hostile takeover if ILG didn’t make itself BIGGER by acquiring a …

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Virginia USA Timeshare News: October 14, 2017

>> EASTERN USA TIMESHARE NEWS: RESTON: This would almost fit into the Finance section of this blog, but not quite. In camping and RV and people news, The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association Board of Directors have named an Executive Committee for fiscal year 2018 and welcomed newly elected members to the Board during their meeting …

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Nevada USA Timeshare News: October 14, 2017

>> EASTERN USA TIMESHARE NEWS: LAS VEGAS: Diamond Resorts is on the warpath against another timeshare cancellation company. Or should I say against several such companies and the owners thereof. Getting right to it, the owners are Florida-based attorney Allan Campbell (aka Best Defense Law Team) and businessman William W. Howell Jr.; the companies involved …

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Colorado USA Timeshare News: October 14, 2017

>> WESTERN USA TIMESHARE NEWS: DENVER: A company that has no name but owns many well-named resort properties has completed its previously announced acquisition of Deer Valley Resort in Utah. The-company-with-no-name, which is controlled by affiliates of KSL Capital Partners, LLC and Henry Crown and Company, now owns – are you ready? – a portfolio …

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Caribbean Timeshare News: October 14, 2017

>> INTERNATIONAL TIMESHARE NEWS PUERTO RICO: While the news for Puerto Rico is still grim, with some 80% of the island still without power, water, medicine, food, etc., the Puerto Rico Tourism Company is working hard to bring travelers back to the island. Tourist dollars supporting small businesses, hotels and vendors of all kinds are …

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Going Places: A 1950s Palm Springs Tourist Video

Palm Canyon Drive at Sunset, Wikimedia Commons

From the 1950s to 2017 a lot has changed in Palm Springs, yet the ambiance remains much the same. Watching this video is interesting and somehow nostalgic and you know what? Even after all these years it’s still the Rat Pack’s town. Sure, it’s updated and modern (you could say the same in the ’50s), …

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Idle Timeshare Thoughts: October 14, 2017

QUOTABLE QUOTES: “When the Officer says “Gee Son, your eyes look red, have you been drinking?” You probably shouldn’t respond with,”Gee Officer your eyes look glazed, have you been eating doughnuts?” —Source Unknown The nation’s Do Not Call registry went into effect in late October 2003, and as of January 2005 there were already over …

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Timeshare People on the Move: October 14, 2017

>> TIMESHARE PEOPLE ON THE MOVE: David Pontius, who has been holding positions of authority in the timeshare industry since Noah was a pup, has been named Chief Operating Officer of Bluegreen Vacations Corp. Dave joined Bluegreen Corporation in 2007 as President of Bluegreen Resorts and was promoted to President of Bluegreen Services in 2009. …

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Getting BIGGER: October 14, 2017

  RCI has affiliated six new resorts in Japan to its vacation exchange network through an affiliation agreement with Sundance Resort Club Japan. The six properties are located across the country in popular tourist destinations including the Kanagawa Prefecture, the Yamanashi Prefecture, the Chiba Prefecture, the Shizuoka Prefecture and the Nagano Prefecture. The six resorts …

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