*Congress has passed the 'No-Hassle Flying Act' which will end second bag checks on some flights. This will make romance travel more convenient for people attending weddings or honeymooning in the Caribbean. [Associated Press]
*The end of ads that yell at you: The FCC has made it illegal for commercials to play more loudly than the shows they accompany. [The Atlantic]
*How Same-Sex Marriage Laws Shape Couples' Mental Health [NPR]
*What are Instagram and Twitter fighting about, and why? [The Economist]
*The Knot launched a redesign of its front page this past week.
Noteworthy from The Splendid Collective:
*Xochitl and Mayra from AaB Creates included me in their list of 2012 Wedding Industry Movers and Shakers.
*Save 20% on all professional-grade, legally compliant human resources products in the Form + Function store through the end of the year with code smallbizsat at checkout.
Recent wedding job postings:
Lead Wedding Coordinator at Fete Perfection (Minneapolis, MN)
Wedding PR and Marketing Assistant at Engage A Bride (Atlanta, GA)
Social Media Assistant at Happily Ever Borrowed (New York, NY)
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Wedding Statistics: 23% of couples in the South spent $31,000 or more on their wedding in 2011, compared to 28% in the Western United States.