Author Archives: Philip



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    Happy Birthday Keith!

    According to the 2013 Plants vs. Zombies 16-Month Wall Calendar, today is Keith’s birthday! We think that’s him on the right. Be sure you don’t miss any other important, sometimes completely made-up (though not in this case because it really …
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    The 4th of July!

    Happy Independence Day, American readers! And a pleasant Thursday to the rest of you. We here at the Blog Ride are taking the day off to celebrate our most national of National Holidays by sitting in a kiddie pool in …
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    More Pie

    Do you know what today is? Besides July 1? Sure, it’s Canada Day, the birthday of Twyla Tharp, and the 34th anniversary of the sale of the first Sony Walkman, but it’s also the beginning of Eat More Pie Month! …
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    Ode to Fathers

    In celebration of Father’s Day, we asked a few old friends to wax nostalgic about the men who made them who they are. And then this is what happened. Crazy Dave: My old man was great! He invented the necktie-sandwich …
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