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    Miami Herald Grand piano on sandbar caption contest

    I know how we like caption contests - here is one

    Read more: http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/01/2...#ixzz1C9AMJ8zD

    Is this a stunt or a prank ?
    Oddball
    Why don't you knock it off with them negative waves?
    Why don't you dig how beautiful it is out here?
    Why don't you say something righteous and hopeful for a change?
    From Kelly's Heroes (1970)


    Are you sure you're not hurt ?
    No. Just some parts wake up faster than others.
    Broke parts take a little longer, though.
    From Electric Horseman (1979)

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    Cyburbian Jen's avatar
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    Nocturne in Sea flat danger

    Those shifting sands have gotta hold a lot of secrets, The article says it is a stripped down gutless grand. My wag, it was left at a curb on Star island, for grins it was pushed off a jetty. Eventually it bobbed over to the sand bar and a passing boaterist uprighted it for a photo op.

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    The Bermuda Triangle giving back after years of taking away...
    "Whatever beer I'm drinking, is better than the one I'm not." DMLW
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    Quote Originally posted by Planit View post
    The Bermuda Triangle giving back after years of taking away...
    Dang it Planit, you beat me to the punch on that one. Miami, where piano bar meets sand bar
    When did I go from Luke Skywalker to Obi-Wan Kenobi?

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    Shouldn't they be calling that sandbar "88 Key"
    "I am very good at reading women, but I get into trouble for using the Braille method."

    ~ Otterpop ~

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    Can you play a few bars of Mr. Sandman? How about When The Tide Rushes In? Swept Away?
    “Death comes when memories of the past exceed the vision for the future.”

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    Reports of an exposed pianist in the waters.
    Children in the back seat can cause accidents - and vice versa.

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    Just as he had always wished, Liberace came back to life as a bird. A beautiful, soaring, graceful, piano playing bird in Miami.
    "When life gives you lemons, just say 'No thanks'." - Henry Rollins

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    Damn artists. Ruining wildlife and all...

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    23 years after it was swept away in a high tide during the making of the video "Don't Know What You Got (Till its Gone) ", Cinderella singer Tom Kiefer's piano finally surfaces again.
    "Life's a journey, not a destination"
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