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...
HuffNo FRIDAY!!! I know it's early to start the party but I'm just too psyched about HuffNo so I can't wait to get things going.  Now someone else can start a serious thread for HuffNo Friday if they want but...
The Huffington Post has sparked a national blatherfest with a series of posts by self-help guru Marcus Buckingham, which Arianna, in her trademark breathless fashion, blurbs as “the sad, shocking truth about how women are feeling.”
The House presented its health care reform bill today. So naturally, the top story at HuffPo this evening, at this moment, written by Damn...I mean Dame Arianna herself  is "Huffington Post Game Changers! Vote!". You may criticize Arianna for her...
When The Huffington Post crossed the line again with another questionable attack on President Obama this Sunday, many members protested online and here at PlanetPOV. There was increased and unflattering speculation about the motives and agendas of The Huffington Post...

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I have had the misfortune to have caught what appears to be the Swine Flu. Not only do I appear to have all the symptoms but my lungs seem to be filled with bacon fat. This has resulted in my...
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Live from The Chicago Municipal Opera House, bequeathed to the city by Charles Foster (Citizen) Kane, it's Oscar Night! Tonight is a special ceremony, wherein we honor the Best Pictures to NOT win Best Picture. At what other venue could...
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