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In what has been called a “visa war,” the European Union’s parliament yesterday called to force American tourists visiting Europe to first obtain visas because the U.S. excludes five EU countries from its no-visa policy. This reflects the hostility among some European politicians to the Trump administration. U.S. citizens can travel to all EU countries without visas but the U.S. hasn’t granted visa-free travel to citizens of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Poland and Romania.
If you love Pizza Hut pizza, and wearing high tops, you might want to get your hands on some “Pie Tops” a bizarre new line of “smart” shoes from Pizza Hut. “Pie Tops” let owners order a pizza using just their feet. The smart shoes use geolocation to connect their owner to their closest Pizza Hut branch and link up to an app to send through a predesignated order. Positive Prep
The Alaskan Way Viaduct is going to be closed between South Spokane Street and the north end of the Battery Street Tunnel northbound. Southbound the closure will extend to Valley Street in South Lake Union. The Hot Chocolate Run is going on which will add to the congestion.