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Posted by AdLib On Nov - 20 - 2009 324 COMMENTS

Thanksgiving is less than a week away but here at The Planet, every Friday Night is a holiday from the week’s “adventures”. As usual, we encourage members to give that other site the day off today though if you do go by there, please don’t hesitate to invite others there […]

Categories: Featured, Humor, PlanetPOV
Posted by BlueStateMan On Nov - 17 - 2009 14 COMMENTS

 http://www.cherrybombed.com/2009/01/barack-obama-ninja-action-figure/ . OFFERED WITHOUT FURTHER COMMENT.

Posted by AuntieChrist On Nov - 16 - 2009 17 COMMENTS

However, any mistake in mere expression or arrangement is excusable; but when you come to fancy geography, differing from the other not by miles or leagues, but by whole days’ journeys, where is the classical model for that? One writer has taken so little trouble with his facts–never met a […]

Categories: Humor, Iraq, The Media
Posted by AdLib On Nov - 15 - 2009 27 COMMENTS

In ancient times, when the Earth was young and teabagging was part of a cultured afternoon, merchants would provide those who frequented their establishments with a quaint, old fashioned consideration called “customer service”. Then came the 1980’s and the era of “Greed is good” (not to mention Jordache Jeans and […]

Categories: Featured, Humor, Observations
Posted by Mogamboguru On Nov - 13 - 2009 21 COMMENTS


Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Nov - 13 - 2009 82 COMMENTS

Motown Records was formed in 1959 by Berry Gordy to give African Americans a record label where they could get the full artistic respect and freedom they deserved.  Motown Records not only started a great musical movement but accelerated the civil rights movement because now African American music was untethered […]

Posted by AdLib On Nov - 12 - 2009 217 COMMENTS

No, I don’t have a lisp and I wasn’t cursing. Just a reminder that today is “Thank Huffington It’s Thursday!”. To help me with this reminder, I’ve brought my nephew, MadLib to join me in this post. Say hi to our members, Madlib… “Hi.” Madlib, why don’t you repeat that […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Nov - 11 - 2009 31 COMMENTS

The New Religion:  Church of the Woo Woos One of the most disturbing aspects of the von Brunn shooting incidence at the Holocaust Museum is that von Brunn is part of the anti-Fed woo woo movement. Unfortunately the woo woo movement is not restricted to the far right wing. It […]

Categories: Featured, Humor
Posted by AdLib On Nov - 9 - 2009 12 COMMENTS

Hey fellow members, here is the latest bitingly satirical piece by AntiChrist (I’m going to have to add a gallery to The Planet to hang all these masterpieces!), created in response to The House’s vote against women’s right to choose. May I ask that any of you visiting that other […]

Posted by AdLib On Nov - 6 - 2009 154 COMMENTS

Putting the day’s frustration behind me, I am kicking off a Friday night trivia game thread which I hope you’ll all feel free to join in and give both questions and answers. Here’s the rule I’ve come up with after consulting with many of our greatest minds in internet guessing […]

Categories: Featured, Film, Games
Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Nov - 6 - 2009 82 COMMENTS

One of the scientific discoveries that change our perception of reality the most in the twentieth century was quantum mechanics. Einstein’s theory of special relativity was the first theory of science that was not intuitive but it was still a theory based on deterministic classical physics. When quantum theory was […]

Posted by Pepe Lepew On Nov - 4 - 2009 384 COMMENTS

Today, we went out to eat at our favourite Mexican restaurant and watch a few innings of the [shudder] Yankees winning the World Series. For a little while there was at the bar a rather loud person, someone who obviously has some … well, issues. He railed about how people […]

Categories: Featured, Humor
Posted by AdLib On Nov - 3 - 2009 56 COMMENTS

Today’s another Election Day in America and when I woke up, I realized I didn’t know what to think about it . So I rushed to the TV, turned it on and flipped to one of the cable news channels. Fortunately, there were nice people there who confidently explained exactly […]

Posted by nicole473 On Nov - 1 - 2009 24 COMMENTS

Personally, I was delighted to see the White House fighting back against the network that bills itself as a “News” network, and is most clearly not even close. In Frank Rich’s column today, he addressed the ongoing “feud”[bolding is mine]: Only in the alternative universe of the far right is […]

Posted by javaz On Oct - 31 - 2009 59 COMMENTS

Being that it is Halloween, I thought it might be fun if we all shared scary tales about things that go bump in the night. I have two such tales, and they are true as far as I can attest, but then again, I was a child of the 60’s, […]

Categories: Featured, Humor
Posted by AdLib On Oct - 30 - 2009 37 COMMENTS

It’s HuffNo Friday and time to let down at The Planet after a long week. There’s KQ’s thread for laughs and music an Afghanistan thread for discussions of substance and this thread to unload about, satirize and skewer The Huffington Post. I posted this on the music thread but I […]

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