Burning Man 2010 Festival – The Fun Begins

Did you miss me? Oh yes you did, don’t lie. I missed you too. But I’m back now so stop crying. Seriously, stop crying. It’s not pretty. Burning Man 2010 was probably one of the best experiences of my life thus far. And one of the worst. When I look back on my time in the Black Rock Desert at Burning Man 2010, there are a few things that will be in the forefront of all my memories – a million lights, blisters, colors, and bruises. Oh, and sand; lots and lots of sand. I’m not even really sure where to start. It’s not an easy thing to describe a place such... 

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Labor Day Weekend – Have Fun But Don’t Be Dumb

It’s Labor Day weekend, marking the unofficial end of summer. Time to go back to school; time to bring out the sweaters. Time to start thinking about the Holidays. While you’re having your last bit of summer fun, please be responsible and don’t act like an idiot. It’s all fun and games until someone loses an eye. Or their life. In 2008 Labor Day was only a hair’s-breath behind the 4th of July in fatal accidents due to an intoxicated driver. From 1998 to 2008, an average of 503 people died annually during Labor Day weekend, 40% of those deaths were due to drunk... 

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Charlie Sheen Is One Year Older And Other September 3rd Events

Today is the 22nd wedding anniversary of my mother and step-father. It quite honestly doesn’t feel like that long. While we were all in Reno for their wedding back in 1989….. – “Into the Woods” closed at the Martin Beck Theater in New York City after 764 performances – Iljushin-62 crashed in a residential area of Havana; 170 people died – Tennis star Chris Evert defeated the then 15-year-old Monica Seles for her 101st (and last) U.S. Tennis Open singles win. Evert retired from the professional tour in 1989. During her career, she won 157 singles titles... 

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Not All Celebrity ‘Happily Ever Afters’ Involve Marriage

When Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins split last December after 23 years, I must admit, my views of true love were a bit shattered; I often sited them has an example of a happy unmarried couple when people bugged me about my long-term unmarried relationship. Thankfully, there are a handful of other successful celebrity relationships which don’t involve marriage that I can look up to. Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell – 1983 – one son Russell on marriage: “We talked about it a lot. And the bottom line of it was, neither one of us really cared in that regard.” Image Source Sam... 

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How To Make A Spinning Top From A Plastic Bottle

from wikiHow – The How to Manual That You Can Edit Using the top of a plastic bottle, this article will teach you how to make a “spinning top” which spins really easily when you blow it. The top is made using the round part of the soda bottle. When you blow it using a straw, it spins readily. Things You’ll Need Plastic bottle (soda) with cap Thin metallic-color tape of choice – the shinier the tape, the better; check craft or dollar stores Plastic or paper straw (flexible); or you could improvise using a hollow stem from a plant, etc. Suitable marker pen – it... 

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Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad’ Music Video Premieres on CBS – Happened In The 80s – August 31st

On this day in 1987, the music video for Michael Jackson’s single ‘Bad’ was first shown on television. …I’m Giving You On Count Of Three To Show Your Stuff Or Let It Be . . . I’m Telling You Just Watch Your Mouth I Know Your Game What You’re About The song was written, composed, and co-produced by Jackson, and produced by Quincy Jones. Jackson stated that the song was influenced by a real life story he’d read about. Musically, the song is a pop song with a dance groove tempo with R&B and funk musical styles. Lyrically, the song is about proving... 

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Celebrity Wax Figures – A Whole New Level Of Creepy

Wax figures are creepy – kinda cool, but really creepy. And it really doesn’t help matters when the wax figure is poorly made and makes the person after whom it was designed look like downright freaky. Pop Crunch came up with a great list of 10 of the creepiest celebrity wax figures. I hope they don’t scare you too much. 10. Julia Roberts Ok, Julia Roberts is doe-eyed and shows all her pearly whites when she smiles. In real life, that looks really good. In wax, not so much. Someone should’ve told the artist who made the wax replica above that orange is not really a... 

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