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Top Ten: Books From Childhood

In no particular order, the following books are ones that I read in my youth and that can still be found on my lists of favorites: 506 more words


The Importance of First Impressions: 10 Great Opening Lines from Short Stories

As you’ll soon learn from my blog, I love short stories. There is something about a good short story that has the power to leave a reader extremely satisfied in only about ten pages. 587 more words


Summer Activities In Palm Springs You Don't Want To Miss

Let’s get the obvious out of the way – it’s going to be hot. But don’t let that stop you from experiencing some of the best summer fun in Southern California. 513 more words



His name is Prince. And he is funky.

(Plus: Of all the giants of 80s pop—Springsteen, Michael Jackson, etc.—Prince is by far my favorite. And not just because he made it safe for grown men to wear all purple.) 548 more words

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Top Ten Fast Food Restaurants

“I like the Whopper, f*ck the Big Mac.”

Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock, “It Takes Two”

Remember when I used to do “Fast Food Marketing Power Rankings?” Remember how I stressed that the rankings had nothing to do with the food quality?

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Tales From The Riverbank: Ten Songs About Rivers. The Blackwall Tunnel Underneath the River Thames is Opened. This Day in History, 22/05/1897.

1.  The Jam ‘Tales From The Riverbank’

(B-side of Absolute Beginners, 1981).

2.  Richard Hawley ‘Roll River Roll’

(from the album Lady’s Bridge, 2009). 89 more words

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David Letterman's Last Top Ten List

Back in the day, David Letterman was my late night host of choice, and my favorite segment was always the Top Ten list. Last night on his final broadcast, Letterman presented his final list. 34 more words