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Archive for the ‘Arts & Entertainment’ Category

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 18 - 2010 61 COMMENTS

In my various meanderings around the whole of existence and parts of New Jersey, I have had the pleasure of making the acquaintance of God, Satan and other well recognized talking heads. It’s been my honor to share their blogs here at The Planet. As Fate would have it (if […]

Categories: Featured, GOP, Humor
Posted by Khirad On Aug - 13 - 2010 13 COMMENTS

Gettysburg. I trust most people know the history. The Train Station, where Lincoln arrived before the Gettysburg Address. The Eternal Light Peace Memorial. In 1938, the last great reunion of Union and Confederate veterans took place, during which President Franklin D. Roosevelt inaugurated this monument to all soldiers whom fought […]

Categories: Arts & Entertainment
Posted by Khirad On Aug - 6 - 2010 5 COMMENTS

After Philly, headed west again. In Chester County, stopped at Longwood Gardens. The gardens were once the private estate of Pierre S. du Pont, though an arboretum had been started from the family that owned it before, the Peirce family, who themselves purchased the land from William Penn. Now, I’m […]

Categories: Arts & Entertainment
Posted by Khirad On Jul - 30 - 2010 12 COMMENTS

Continuing on after D.C., drove northeast to Baltimore and then Philadelphia. The first thing I did in Baltimore was find the grave of Edgar Allan Poe. To get there, I drove past addicts in the inexplicable tourist attraction of Lexington Market and barring a parking space, had to leave the […]

Categories: Arts & Entertainment
Posted by VegasBabe On Jul - 25 - 2010 12 COMMENTS

A cowboy named Bud was overseeing his herd in a remote mountainous pasture in  California when suddenly a brand-new BMW advanced toward him out of a cloud of dust.            The driver, a young man in a Brioni suit, Gucci shoes, RayBan sunglasses and YSL tie, leaned out the window and […]

Categories: Humor, Speakers' Corner
Posted by Khirad On Jul - 23 - 2010 20 COMMENTS

Yup, since getting back in May from my trip in April, I’ve been putting this off for far too long. Due to popular demand, I’ve pared down 5,000 photos (not all of them winners, admittedly) and so here we go. Gather around the couch, fix your eyes on the projector […]

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 21 - 2010 26 COMMENTS

In this shocking, unedited video, Andrew Breitbart proudly announces to an audience that he was on crack cocaine during the birth of his children, is in rehab, has sexual problems, is a narcissist and in the end confesses, “I’m kind of a fraud.” Should he be forced to resign? Please […]

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 13 - 2010 22 COMMENTS

One of our very talented members here at The Planet (you’ll have to guess who, I’m not tellin’!) has just had their latest book released! A Planet- sized congratulations!!! I invite you to join me in supporting our fellow member and their talent by buying and reading their new work, […]

Categories: Books
Posted by Questinia On Jul - 1 - 2010 44 COMMENTS

After buying the old farmhouse at the end of March, I quickly went around to its back to look at what I had really purchased it for.  Because, although the house was very old and pretty in a vernacularly plain way, the property upon which the house sat was the […]

Posted by bito On Jun - 19 - 2010 27 COMMENTS

Happy Fathers Day, Dad. The day is here.  What memories do you have of this day?  Do you remember a kindness that you and your father shared?  A secret you cherished, one your siblings did not know?  An ice cream cone he bought you?  Playing catch?  Your Dad meeting your […]

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 14 - 2010 49 COMMENTS

As an intrepid blogger, I try to seek the truth wherever it is. Using a valuable contact of mine (a deity who shall remain unnamed at this time but has been known to share his blog here occasionally), I sought to arrange an interview with the very personification of all […]

Categories: Energy, Environment, Featured, Humor
Posted by javaz On Jun - 10 - 2010 6 COMMENTS

The Blackhawks! What an exciting game that went into OT! And the Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup away from home! Trivia questions for hockey fans – What are they going to do once the Cup gets too big for them all to hoist in the air and carry around? Do […]

Categories: Society, Sports
Posted by javaz On May - 30 - 2010 11 COMMENTS

Janet Evanovich is a writer of women’s fiction, aka romance novels, except for her ‘By the Numbers Series’, which also appeals to men, teens, adults, and the elderly. The series is also known as the tales of Stephanie Plum, and the books’ titles are based on numbers such as: “One […]

Posted by AdLib On May - 30 - 2010 61 COMMENTS

If you don’t know what Spanx is and are just bursting at the seams to find out, much as I’d like to stretch the truth on this, I can’t hold it in any longer. Spanx is essentially the modern girdle, strong elastic-wear for women and now for men. Thankfully, the […]

Categories: Humor, Observations
Posted by Questinia On May - 21 - 2010 110 COMMENTS

The Huffington Post has gone Vegas. It has instituted a clever way to have commenters engage in what can only be seen as a form of slot machine gambling.  I noticed this  after learning HP had started some kind of  “badges” system.  I visited the site and saw a curious […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On May - 21 - 2010 25 COMMENTS

My bad.  I’ve gone and done it this time I simply forgot to do a music night post. In that vane please post videos that you have not remembered in a long time. Let’s start our with Memories from Cats. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-L6rEm0rnY[/youtube]

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