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Swizzle Top 5 HBO Shows of All Time

1. The Wire 2. The Larry Sanders Show* 3. Deadwood 4. Curb Your Enthusiasm 5. Eastbound & Down *Finally available on DVD. I’m looking at you, Santa Claus…

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Swizzle Top 5 Reasons To Vote

1. Because it’s fun to use voting equipment from the 1950′s, or technology that was seemingly developed in North Korea. 2. Because it’s neat to see old people out in public. 3. Because you get to wear that little “I … Continue reading

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Swizzle Top 5 Books People Start But Never Finish*

1. Ulysses, by James Joyce 2. Atlas Shrugged, by Ayn Rand 3. Remembrance of Things Past, by Marcel Proust 4. Infinite Jest, by David Foster Wallace 5. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, by Dave Eggers (Folks quit right when … Continue reading

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Swizzle Top 5 Sevens

1. Deadly Sins 2. Brides for Brothers 3. Dwarfs 4. Eleven 5. Habits of Highly Effective People

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Swizzle Top 5 Rolling Stones

1. Keith Richards* 2. Mick Jagger 3. Ronnie Wood 4. Bill Wyman 5. Mick Taylor *BTW, Keith’s autobiography was released today. My copy should be arriving this afternoon from the good people at Amazon. ROCK! http://tinyurl.com/2wxde7y

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Swizzle Top 5 Noteworthy Managers of the Texas Rangers

I think it’s safe to say that no team in MLB history has had this many recognizable names manage their baseball team. Incredible list. 1. Billy Martin (1973-1975) 2. Bobby Valentine (1986-1992) 3. Whitey Herzog (1973) 4. Don Zimmer (1981-1982) … Continue reading

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Swizzle Top 5 Rocky Movies

1. I 2. II 3. III 4. IV 5. Rocky Balboa

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Swizzle Top 5 Bobs

1. Bob Dylan 2. Bob Hope 3. Bob Marley 4. Bob Newhart 5. Bob Barker

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Swizzle Top 5 Mollusks

1. Cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis) 2. Atlantic Squid (Lolliguncula brevis) 3. Pacific Octopus (Octopus dofleini) 4. Flamingo Tongue Cowrie (Cyphoma gibbosum) 5. Giant Clam (Tridacna crocea)

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Swizzle Top 5 Defunct Major League Baseball Teams

1. Chicago Chi-Feds/Whales (Founded by Charles Weeghman in 1914, the Whales played in Weeghman Park, which is better known today as Wrigley Field) 2. Pittsburgh Burghers (1890-Player’s League; Financially related to today’s Pittsburgh Pirates, who got their name from “pirating” … Continue reading

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