Hotels that achieve the prestigious Platinum Award represent the top 3% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
During the general public's infatuation with ska music in the '90s, a string of bands from Southern California dominated the scene. Amongst them, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Firehose, Murphy's Law and Voodoo Glow Skulls. These bands all shared a similar sound and when the ska genre blew up, they were the apex of cool. Though the scene has all but faded, a few of the bands, including the Voodoo Glow Skulls, still carry on tour semi regularly.
The Air Force Falcons are the sports teams that play for the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The school is part of the NCAA Division I and has established itself as aformidableforce in theconference. The three service academies--Air Force, Army and Navy--play for theCommander-in-Chief's Trophy, which is awarded to the academy that defeats the others in football that year.
¡MAYDAY! is a hip-hop and rock collective from Miami, Florida, that started out as a duo in 2008 before evolving into an six-man project. The band released its eponymous debut album in 2006 and caught the attention of Lil' Wayne shortly after in the late 2000s, earning widespread attention when the rapper featured the group in a couple of his music videos. With a signature brand of rap-rock, ¡MAYDAY! signed a deal with Strange Music in 2011 and subsequently released its third studio album, Take Me to Your Leader, in 2012.