Tag Archives: Survivor

Tropical Paradise Lost

I deleted the show from the DVR and then shut off the TV because Jeff Probst had announced that the tribe had spoken. I reached into the cooler for a Snapple because watching Survivor always made me thirsty.  Maybe it … Continue reading

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Surviving And Thriving Via Viral Recycling

Happy Tuesday, Modern Philosophers! I wanted to write a quick post because it’s always fun when a post goes viral.  My blog, which has been struggling to get to views all Summer, had 2,986 views yesterday.  Between 9:00 and 10:00 … Continue reading

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Three Chairs On A Porch: Two Survivors & An Exile

Welcome back to the front porch of The House on the Hill for another special Halloween Week Edition of “Three Chairs on a Porch”. As always, I am joined by two guests with a vague connection, who get to ask … Continue reading

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The Tribe Has Spoken, But Are The Elders Listening?

On January 29, I was watching TV at The House on the Hill, and trying to unwind after another typical Winter day in Maine of shoveling show.  A commercial for Survivor flashed on the screen and this Modern Philosopher thought … Continue reading

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Jeff Probst Re-Tweeted My Fake Survivor Post!

I was trying to figure out why my blog was suddenly getting so many hits from Twitter.  Just as The Girl Who Tweets figured out the answer, Bev Vincent posted this on the comment section for the Survivor: Maine post…Yes, … Continue reading

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Survivor: Maine Post Continues To Get Attention; Blogger Baffled

      The Girl Who Always Has My Back sent me an interesting email this morning.  It was this Facebook post from the news anchor at WABI-TV, the local CBS affiliate in Bangor.  As you can see, he is commenting … Continue reading

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Survivor Shooting New Season In Maine; Contestants Begging To Be Voted Off

Apparently, the tribe is not speaking fast enough. The hit CBS reality series Survivor has secretly been filming its next season here in Maine during the coldest Winter the state has ever experienced.  This Modern Philosopher was allowed to be … Continue reading

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