Name 10 People You'd Invite...

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  1. Flashy

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    to one dinner you were having.

    can be anyone living or dead, historical, your family, a relative you never met, athlete, musician, political...whatever you want.

    let's please not turn it into a "having an orgy" party, though

    simply, who would you like to have one dinner with


    i will take a shot: (no particular order)

    1. Jacques Cousteau
    2. Jack Kerouac
    3. John F. Kennedy
    4. Abraham Lincoln
    5. Winston Churchill
    6. Jim Morrison
    7. Jimmy Page
    8. Jane Goodall
    9. Elvis
    10. Nancy Wake
     
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    Okay i'll play.

    Kate Bush.
    Aidan Quinn
    Alex Reid
    My Great Great Grandmother
    My brother who i have seen for 15years.
    Molotomuffin
    Hockeyguy
    Beretta
    Mandee
    Northland.
     
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    Walter Cronkite
    Dave Van Ronk
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Dreiser
    Edna Ferber
    Ernest Hemingway
    Jane Campion
    Wallace Shawn
    Evelyn King (no not the singer, a different one)
    Leroy Gonzalez
     
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    Not necessarily in order:

    1. Reba McEntire
    2. Opra Wynfrey
    3. John Cena
    4. Ellen Degenerous
    5. Allen Richardson
    6. Alan Vint
    7. Tim McGraw
    8. Monster
    9. Scott Caan
    10. Channing Tatum
     
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    1.My eldest daughter
    2.Lenny Kravitz
    3.Diana Dors
    4.Audrey Hepburn
    5.That very tall guy in Green Mile
    6.Apl from Black Eyed Peas
    7.Will.I.Am
    8.Dolly Parton
    9.Anastasia
    10.My twin sister
     
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    Winston Churchill
    Queen Vic
    Nelson Mandela
    Robert Mugabe (need to have a few words with him...)
    The Pope (ditto)
    Billie Piper
    Tony Blair
    Moses
    Spoiled Princess
    Stella Artois
     
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    In no particular order:

    1). Jesus of Nazareth
    2). Shakyamuni Buddha
    3). Erwin Schrödinger
    4). Sir Isaac Newton
    5). Hannibal of Carthage
    6). Johann Sebastian Bach
    7). Nikola Tesla
    8). Leonardo Da Vinci
    9). Shunryu Suzuki
    10). Shakespeare
     
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    Samuel Clemens
    Billie Holiday
    Pierre Trudeau
    John Lennon
    Betty Friedan
    Amelia Earhart
    Mr. Burns
    Anthony Hopkins
    Bill Clinton
    Maria Callas
     
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    1. William Morris
    2. Helen Mirren
    3. David Bowie
    4. Michael Shermer
    5. Carl Jung
    6. Pablo Neruda
    7. Anais Nin
    8. Senor Rubirosa
    9. Eddie Izzard
    10. Galileo Galilei
     
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    "Mr. Burns?" George?

    I forgot Dolly Parton....I'd add her to my list if one couldn't come.
     
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    and whoever else wants to join us.


    Hopefully these people will get together tomorrow for dinner + me of course. :biggrin1:
     
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    Bloody hell can't I have a hundred.

    And isn't Joll just a big bag of cuteness ;-)

    1 - Dante Alighieri
    2 - Plato
    3 - John Donne
    4 - Elizabeth I
    5 - Peter Ustinov
    6 - Buddha - Siddhartha Gautama
    7 - Chaucer
    8 - Bette Midler
    9 - Johnny Depp
    10 - Michelangelo

    I'm going to have Joll prancing around in a loincloth and a laurel wreath as our own private little Ganymedes.
     
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    only because you are so special, SP, you may have 12. :wink:

    pick two more.
     
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    Awww I choose Adolf Hitler and Jesus.
     
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    lol...i actually thought of Hitler or Stalin or someone else really evil for mine, because of the curiosity factor of how someone could possibly be that demented.

    now, go to bed, spotty, you're up too late. :tongue::wink:
     
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    1 - David Bowie
    2 - D.H. Lawrence
    3 - Ronald Reagan
    4 - Margaret Thatcher
    5 - Nikola Tesla
    6 - Martin Luther King
    7 - Bill Nelson
    8 - Ian Hunter
    9 - Stephen King
    10 - Brian Eno
     
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    1. My grandmother (I miss her)
    2. Eleanor Roosevelt
    3. FDR
    4. The Increidble Hulk (cartoon, but whatever, you said ANYONE)
    5. Artemisia Gentileschi
    6. Yevgeny Yevtushenko
    7. Olivier Martinez
    8. Joel McHale
    9. Patchos (she said she'd flash the table and sing any song on demand)
    10. Henry Kissinger (cause I like his voice damn it)
     
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    The neighbourhood is wonderful, Bliss.
    I don't know whom I would invite, but whomever, you would float serenely near the top.
     
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    I reserve the right to change this later if I overlooked someone --

    Greta Garbo
    Eleanor Roosevelt
    Goethe
    Rasputin
    Genghis Khan
    Leonardo
    The inventor of the Antikythera mechanism
    John Donne
    Einstein
    St. Francis of Asissi

    Working out the seating chart might be problematic......
     
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    1. My mom.
    2. My dad.
    3. One of my Native American relatives that I never met.
    4. One of my Native American relatives that I never met.
    5. My aunt Joan.
    6. Leonardo DaVinci.
    7. God.
    8. Thomas Alva Edison.
    9. Dan Roam.
    10. Michael Michalko.
     
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