Best of HubPages

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  1. Jason Menayan profile image61
    Jason Menayanposted 13 years ago

    Hey guys,

    Have you ever visited the Best of Craigslist? It's a collection of usually laugh-out-loud or really fascinating, truly unique posts that have been found across Craigslist's broad network.

    I'd like to open the floor for the Best of HubPages in this thread. Please share Hubs published by people other than yourself that you've found really, really cool - they either made you laugh, they made your jaw drop, or they made you say "wow" (in a good way).

    I'll start it off with one of my favorite Hubs:
    Pig-Out! The 25,000 Calorie Sunday Dinners At The Compare's by Hal Licino

    Share away!

  2. wrenfrost56 profile image56
    wrenfrost56posted 13 years ago

    Great idea Jason, there are a lot of great hubs and hubbers. I came across this one the other day when hub hopping and think it's well worth a read.

  3. MyWebs profile image79
    MyWebsposted 13 years ago

    Great idea. Can I suggest two? Please don't hate on me. smile
    Funny and true:

    Make Money Today-- all for ONLY $39.95 US

    A great short story, that turned into a novel, by dohn121. If you have not read his Revenge series you will want to check it out. Dohn is a very talented writer.I spent one whole day reading every part, except for one, to find out what happens next. Dohn is great at ending each part with a cliffhanger leaving you wanting more and more.

    Revenge, Inc. Part 1

  4. Haunty profile image76
    Hauntyposted 13 years ago

    I ran across this hubber earlier today. She makes her hubs come alive by including videos of herself doing what she writes about. Cooking. Almost 100 hubs for a 2-month-old hubber and you can actually view how she cooks her recipes. A definite "wow" by my standards.

    Tequila Lime Thyme Shrimp

  5. wrenfrost56 profile image56
    wrenfrost56posted 13 years ago

    Just bumping this up. Cool suggestions. smile

  6. sunforged profile image71
    sunforgedposted 13 years ago

    I was looking at my hub bookmarks which I use infrequently and this deserves a nod.

    The little extras like suggested by this hub by green Lotus really make a hub stand out as unique and more like a mini web site.

    Darksides inclusion into the hubcontest this week has a similar impressive unifying visual aesthetic..which make sit quite unhublike

    These little things are memorable

  7. darkside profile image68
    darksideposted 13 years ago

    The hub on Start Smoking created a little bit of controversy and also spawned a forum thread of its own.

  8. Sufidreamer profile image79
    Sufidreamerposted 13 years ago

    Great idea, Jason - hope that you didn't suffer too much Hub overload whilst reading the contest Hubs! smile

    I always liked this one from Aya Katz - a wonderful, well-written Hub:

    The Punky Wunkies

  9. waynet profile image69
    waynetposted 13 years ago

    I like this one from Ryan

    It still provides me with endless ideas for one liners here and on my own facebook statuses!!

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    poetlorraineposted 13 years ago

    hi everyone great thread, just checking all these out.  will add one later, when i have had time to think about it.

  11. Ann Nonymous profile image61
    Ann Nonymousposted 13 years ago

    Does everybody know what this Thursday is? Well then you have to partake in this LOL hub offering you solutions so you don't have to be the one being fooled!

  12. MyWebs profile image79
    MyWebsposted 13 years ago

    bump up. I'm surprised this thread hasn't took off.

    1. wrenfrost56 profile image56
      wrenfrost56posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah me too, I guess there are just too many good ones. smile

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      Justine76posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I was hoping for a thread like this earlier today, but just didnt see it!

  13. frogdropping profile image78
    frogdroppingposted 13 years ago

    I read this one last week. I really did laugh out loud at the bit about sending God a channel.

    God Sent A Message To An Angnostic

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    Justine76posted 13 years ago
    1. Greek One profile image62
      Greek Oneposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      When we wed Justine, do you mind if I wear white even though I am not entitled to?

  15. Jason Menayan profile image61
    Jason Menayanposted 13 years ago

    This is great stuff. Keep it up everyone!

    And Sufidreamer - yes, plenty to read, but these are awesome in a different way from the Hubs that participated in the contest. smile

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    wordscribe41posted 13 years ago

    This one makes me laugh no matter how many times I read it!  Cheers for Motherhubber (even the name is hilarious). lol

  17. sunforged profile image71
    sunforgedposted 13 years ago

    Christoph reilly

    How to make passive aggressive greeting cards

    Pretty much anything he writes is worth reading



    Always funny, but their is more value than just humor in most of his writing

    ..I seem to remember similar advice given in The Elements of Style that was nowhere near as fun to read

  18. rebekahELLE profile image86
    rebekahELLEposted 13 years ago

    here's a well written hub about eating whole foods by carmen_sandiego.

    and besides, who could not love a hub written by someone with that screen name. big_smile

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    wordscribe41posted 13 years ago

    This is a fantastic resource for writers interested in freelancing full time.  I've referred to this hub many times.  Check it out, it's by Sufidreamer.

  20. Money Glitch profile image62
    Money Glitchposted 13 years ago

    Great idea!
    I got a good laugh recently from blondepoet's hub

    Blow Up Dolls A Man's Delight or Fright … -Or-Fright


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