Five weird things you didn’t need to know about Denver International Airport

Screen Shot 2013-12-25 at 11.58.04 PMDenver International Airport (DIA) is one of the busiest airports in the nation, but did you know it’s also the caffeine hating home of the New World Order?

According to Foursquare, I’ve been to DIA at least 50 times. Here’s some crazy stuff I’ve learned over the years.

The gargoyle in baggage claim

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As the airport neared completion in the early 90’s, bugs in the automated luggage delivery system delayed the grand opening. It was such a mess that they eventually scrapped the whole system. The debacle was even featured on the History Channel’s Engineering Disasters show.  As a result, a gargoyle now guards the baggage claim area to ward off the evil spirits that crashed the old system.  Works for me, I just want my bag now, thanks. Continue reading “Five weird things you didn’t need to know about Denver International Airport”