HOT TOPICS: WEEKEND EDITION
It's the weekend! Time to recuperate from the work week and relax.
Please let us know in the comment thread below if you would like to write about any of the following topics or would like to pursue another topic that you are passionate about. If you post to the appropriate Essential, we will be on the lookout for your article over the weekend and you will have a great chance of being featured on the homepage.
Summer means that there are a multitude of musicians hitting the road. The Police, Genesis, and Steely Dan are selling out their reunion tours. Are you planning on going to any concerts or music festivals? Have you seen any musicians recently who knocked your socks off and who Gatherers shouldn't miss?
Movie Essential: What's this weekend's HOT TICKET?
Judd Apatow's "Knocked Up" is getting great buzz as the best comedy of the year. If you check out this film from the director of "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," let the Gather community know what you thought of it. (add tag: hot ticket)
Or if you plan to see the Kevin Costner and Demi Moore thriller "Mr. Brooks," let other Gatherers know if they should shell out the big bucks for tickets and popcorn or wait for the DVD. (add tag: hot ticket)
Summer is almost here. What hot best sellers or classics are on your summer reading list? Do you have any recommendations to make to your fellow Gatherers of your recent reads?
Only three weeks until it is officially summer, but it's not too early to start your grills. Do you consider yourself a grill master? Share your grilling tips and stories with your fellow Gather grillers.
Money Essential: Weekend Wise
With gas prices in some spots pushing four bucks a gallon...and popcorn and a movie costing an Andrew Jackson on average...it can be a real challenge to find frugal fun for under $50 on a weekend. That's why we are reaching out to our creative and fun-loving Gather members. Tell us what you did this weekend that didn't break the bank. As the saying goes "Money does not buy Happiness"... Let's prove it! (add tag: weekend wise)
The weekend is a great time to take a day trip and explore your neck of the woods. Did you go on a hike or take in a museum exhibition? Tell your fellow Gatherers what there is to do in your area. You never know who might be planning a trip to your region and might need some pointers.
Have a great weekend!