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2008 Resolution – Maybe the philospeak.com Blogging Hiatus is REALLY Over!?

Posted on January 1st, 2008 in Culture, In The News, Music

Well, I’ve been gone for quite a while but I definitely am resolved to getting back to my blogging in 2008. I have lots to catch up on and promise great fun for all! Blog with you soon — and in the meantime I hope we can all gain insight from two schools of thought […]

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Auld Lang Syne – Nicki Jaine

Posted on January 1st, 2008 in Culture, In The News

One of the more atmospheric Auld Lang Syne versions to welcome in the New Year. Welcome 2008! And New Year Firework show for those who missed them. Very cool indeed, especially the Big Ben ringing which sounds just like AC/DC’s Hell’s Bells:

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philospeak.com Publishing Hiatus Over Thanks to Paris Hilton Liberation!

Posted on June 26th, 2007 in Celebrities, Culture, In The News

Smiling and waving before an army of cameras, a clearly relieved Paris Hilton returned to her celebrity limelight on Tuesday after completing a three week jail term for drink-driving violations. And with Paris’ liberation, I once again feel empowered to author my blog. Sporting a pony tail and short-sleeved drab-green blouse, the somewhat less-blonde heiress […]

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LA Justice System Playing Possum with Paris Hilton – Is this Darth Vadar Redux?

Posted on June 8th, 2007 in Celebrities, Culture, Humor, In The News

Paris Hilton is getting put through the ringer in front of all of us. It kind of feels like the TV equivalent of watching your bratty sister getting her first spanking after you got it over and over for smaller infractions — or in my case, being wrongly accused (I’m stickin’ to it). And it […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Jailbreak for Paris Hilton and a Parting Gift to Boot – a New Bracelet!

Posted on June 7th, 2007 in Celebrities, In The News

According to the website TMZ.com, Paris Hilton is being fitted for an ankle bracelet (apparently non-diamond) to enforce her new reassignment to house arrest. Authorities decided to release Hilton from jail due to medical reasons, this according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson, Steve Whitmore. Reporters repeated tried to get more information regarding Paris’ […]

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Braves Manager Wellman Out-acts Meryl Streep in the Performance of a Lifetime

Posted on June 7th, 2007 in Humor, In The News, Sports

As some of you may have seen, this last Friday — June 1, 2007 — was a day that will live in baseball infamy. Phillip Wellman, the manager of the Mississippi Braves (a minor league baseball team), went on a major tirade after being ejected from Friday night’s game. The Wellman Show started after one […]

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King Kobayashi Has Fallen, Long Live The Chestnut – 59 1/2 Hotdogs and counting…

Posted on June 4th, 2007 in Celebrities, In The News, Sports

With all the news about Paris Hilton reporting to jail and the continuing commentary on Lindsey Lohen’s recent drunk driving arrest, philospeak.com is here to ensure you know the REAL news! The true King of Competitive Eating — Takeru Kobayashi — has finally fallen. Kobayashi is a true phenom. In his rookie appearance on July […]

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When Monty Python Meets Star Wars – Laughter Often Ensues

Posted on May 30th, 2007 in Culture, Movies

My thesbian career was short: with the exception of a last minute friendship part in college, my last major part was playing the part of Monty Python and the Holy Grail’s King Arthur. In the sketch we performed at the bi-annual school event, townspeople (from the Middle Ages) try to determine whether or no a […]

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Move Over Hogzilla, There is a New Pig in Town – Thanks to 11-Year Old Jamison!

Posted on May 28th, 2007 in In The News, Science & Nature

Move over Hogzilla! Recently the AP reported that an 11-year-old Alabama boy used a pistol to kill a wild hog his father says weighed a staggering 1,051 pounds and measured 9-feet-4 from the tip of its snout to the base of its tail. Strangely enough my first question was: what the &#$% is an 11-year-old […]

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Danica Patrick and the Indianapolis 500 Race Today!

Posted on May 27th, 2007 in Culture, In The News

Danica Patrick has been in the news now for a few years, but she has never won a professional motor-racing race. But as of this time, roughly 100 laps into the 200 lap Indianapolis 500, Danica is in third place and certainly has a chance to win (especially if rain comes soon). Unlike some other […]

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