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Mr. Woods got control of his putter. His game makes the other guys shutter. Be it stunning golf wins, or nightcaps with twins, you know that he will wanna nutter. .... Tiger Woods Players' Championship Victory Limerick Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2013 at Helium Air Kick
Long trial, over Life or death decision looms First, an interview? ..... Jodi Arias Trial Verdict Haiku Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2013 at Helium Air Kick
I hear the drumming There's three found in Ohio What if you knew them? ----- Cleveland Kidnapping Haiku Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2013 at Helium Air Kick
Haiku: Helium Air Kick Officially starts today Thanks for coming here Limerick: If you like your news to be rhyming, then you have exceptional timing. We're so glad you're here, so give a big cheer It sure beats a blog about miming. Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2013 at Helium Air Kick
May 4th: It was Derby Day in Kentucky. Big Rain made the famous track yucky. With two more to go, we all want to know, was that Orb horse just lucky, or plucky? ..... Kentucky Derby Limerick May 5th: Cinco de Mayo Haiku Cinco de Mayo An excuse for all... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2013 at Helium Air Kick
BOG will return later in the month of July, so come back soon. In the meantime, check out our new look! Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2012 at Bag of Grab
Here ae 5 quick facts about one of the New York City's greatest showplaces, Radio City Music Hall. 1. The theater opened as part of the Rockefeller Center complex on December 27, 1932. 2. From 1933 to 1979, theater started showed four feature motion picture films each day, and combined... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Gonzo... regarding the wifes cooking comment... what happens at BOG stays at BOG!
Youre right! Hadnt noticed that.
It's "Wildcard Wednesday" here at BOG, and Brian Williams had to deal with a wildcard of his own on last night's NBC Nightly News telecast. Williams is a former firefighter, by the way, but apparently there was no real fire, so his only his news-reading skills were needed in this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Check out this fun annual photo contest organized by the folks at Smithsonian Magazine. You can enter as many as 35 photographs in up to five different categories (Americana, the Natural World, People, Travel, and Altered Images). Cash prizes will be awarded, and some of the winners will be published... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2011 at Bag of Grab
"To the Shores of Iwo Jima" is an Academy Award winning documentary short from 1945. The film was produced by the United States Navy and Marine Corps, and was the first time that color footage of the flag raising at Iwo Jima was shown to American audiences. You can see... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Buddy Poppies are a tradition that dates back nearly a hundred years. Even though it is Veteran's Day that is being celebrated at the end of this week, and the poppy program is mostly a Memorial Day event, we thought you'd be a more interesting person if you new their... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Hogan's Heroes aired from 1965 to 1971 (6 seasons) with a total of 168 episodes. The comedy was set in a German prisoner of War camp during WWII, but we're hoping you already know that and more as we invite you to take the short Bag of Grab trivia quiz... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2011 at Bag of Grab
My introduction to "The Ballad of the Green Berets" came in grade school music class where I learned to sing the words before I even knew what a green beret was. The song was recorded by Sgt. Barry Sadler and released by RCA Victor records in 1966. It was No.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Meet Olly, the "web connected smelly robot" here, then come back and give us your thoughts. Questions: 1. On a scale of 1 -10 (1 being "no chance", and 10 being "100% chance") how likely is it that this product will (a) make it to market and (b) be a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Agree with you on Sheer Terror Rufus! Did you happen to see that they featured Eastern State Penitentiarys Haunted House (from our Thursday post) on the Sunday Night Football game last night? Im very jealous of your disemboweled patient experience!
We're breaking with format today to wrap up Halloween Week with a special edition of "Which Is Better And Why" featuring Halloween "treats". And we're making it extra special today by giving you 5 choices! Make your case for "Which Is Better And Why" in the comments. 1. Sweet, non-chocolate... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2011 at Bag of Grab
You will be the most interesting person at your Halloween party this year if you share this story about the "Jack-O-Lantern" tradition: A stingy drunkard of an Irish blacksmith named Jack had the misfortune to run into the Devil in a pub, some say on Halloween night. Jack had... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Eastern State Penitentiary operated from 1829 until 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Visit their website here, or read more about the place from Wikipedia here. They give tours of the facility year-round, and having been there myself, I can tell you that it is a pretty desolate and scary place any... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2011 at Bag of Grab
The photo above has to be, by far, the scariest picture we've ever featured at Bag Of Grab. Clowns can be scary enough on their own, but this one is all tricked out for Halloween at the Statesville Haunted Prison in Crest Hill, Illinois (just under an hour or so... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2011 at Bag of Grab
Our second annual Halloween Week continues here at Bag of Grab, with our own helpful list of 5 great Halloween apps for your iPad or iPhone, chosen from what one source says is about 800 iPad apps and nearly 2,000 iPhone apps currently available. We also hear there are more... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2011 at Bag of Grab
It's Halloween week at Bag of Grab, as you've no doubt already picked up on based on the scary orange font for this post, and the slightly sinister smile of Vincent Price above. I met Mr. Price many years ago as a young college student, and interviewed him for a... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2011 at Bag of Grab
BOG thinks youre both good people, and much appreciates the offer. Good Luck with the series tix!
Next week is Halloween Week here at Bag of Grab, and we're kicking things off a day early with a Halloween-themed photo I took a few years ago. It isn't exactly Marley or Casper that I'd managed to capture, but I was surprised to see a ghost-like image of sorts... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2011 at Bag of Grab