Oddly Enough Blog

A chance to Trump myself…

June 1, 2010

BRITAIN

Blog Guy, say you could do anything you wanted to Donald Trump. What would it be? Go wild.

Dining with the boss, 101

May 18, 2010

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Okay, we have this etiquette story that purports to offer tips on how to eat properly “if you are seeking to impress the boss or potential client.”

Flying high with my secret career…

May 11, 2010

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The crew of a Basler BT-67 fixed wing aircraft releases oil dispersant over an oil discharge from the mobile offshore drilling unit, Deepwater Horizon, off the shore of Louisiana, in this May 5, 2010 photograph. REUTERS/Stephen Lehmann/U.S. Coast Guard/handout

Meet Hulga, Queen of the Prom

April 30, 2010

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Blog Guy, you said the Goofy Face Museum and Doughnut Shop was having some kind of a gala formal affair where you give out awards and stuff. What happened with that?

Naked Noon in Saskatoon?

April 28, 2010

It is dusk in the cabin. The door opens and a brawny lumberjack enters the bedroom, tossing his mighty ax in the corner.

A fish called Luanda?

April 14, 2010

Blog Guy, don’t you have a vacation coming up? I guess as a top travel writer you must know all the best destinations.

Is this the best job on earth, or what?

April 9, 2010

HUNGARY

Blog Guy, it seems like mostly you write about jobs to avoid. How about some positive career advice? Aren’t there any GREAT jobs out there?

Toilet timer to eliminate waste?

March 30, 2010

Now and then an idea comes along that is so bad, it deserves a place in the Bad Idea Hall of Fame. Maybe you remember such brainstorms as the hotel bed-warming service, the “marriage hunting bra,” the plan to get civil servants to mingle with the public

The adventures of Hillary and Michelle

March 11, 2010

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“Funny story, Hillary. Yesterday I found a secret stash in one of the White House cabinets that they said hadn’t been used since you and Bill lived there….

Mom and Dad, the Beautiful People?

March 11, 2010

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I should warn you, I’m kind of emotional today. See, I’m adopted, and I just got a report from a private detective who has tracked down my biological parents after all these years. You can imagine my feelings as I read it.