Oct 18 2010

Top 10 Highest Paid NFL Players of 2010

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 01:45

Which NFL Player is the highest paid for the 2010 season?  These estimates include NFL salary in combination with paid endorsements.  Which of these highest paid players will eventually make the  list of Top NFL Quarterbacks of All Time?  Not all the highest paid players are on the best NFL teams.  Here are the Top 10 highest paid NFL players:

1.  Peyton Manning – Indianapolis Colts ($30.8 Million)

2.  Matthew Stafford – Detroit Lions ($27.6 Million)

3.  Eli Manning – New York Giants ($26.5 Million)

4.  Phillip Rivers– San Diego Chargers ($25.8 Million)

5.  Terrell Suggs – Baltimore Ravens ($24.9 Million)

6.  Albert Haynesworth – Washington Redskins ($24.7 Million)

7.  Brett Farve – Minnesota Vikings ($24 Million)

8.  Darrius Heyward-Bey – Oakland Raiders ($21.4 Million)

9.  Jason Smith – St. Louis Rams ($20.5 Million)

10.  Julius Peppers – Chicago Bears ($20 Million)

Which player surprises you the most?

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Oct 15 2010

Top 10 John Wooden Motivational Quotes

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 00:45

The great UCLA Basketball coach John Wooden would have turned 100 today and we are celebrating his legacy with his Top 10 motivational quotes.   To only put together the top 10 is not enough to pay tribute to what many consider the greatest coach of all time.  Here our Top 10 John Wooden quotes:

·        Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.

·        If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?

·        It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.

·        Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.

·        You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.

·        Be prepared and be honest

·        Sports do not build character. They reveal it

·        It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen

·        The main ingredient of stardom is the rest of the team

·        Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming

What is your favorite John Wooden quote or story?

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Oct 14 2010

Top 10 New Places to Go in Las Vegas

Category: Best List | Best of | Tips | top 10 lists | travelThe List Ninja @ 01:27

Going back to Las Vegas soon?  Even in a down economy, Las Vegas continues to add new attractions, restaurants and clubs to check out on your next trip.  What is on your Top 10 list of Top things to do in Las Vegas?   Here is a list of the Top 10 new things to do in the city of sin – Las Vegas:

·        PBR Rock Bar and Grill at Planet Hollywood – Ride the Bull!

·        Fantasy with Lorena Peril at Luxor – Hot, Hot, Hot

·        PetStay at Caesars, Imperial Palace & Rio – Going to the dogs

·        Eastside Lounge at Encore – Dueling Piano’s

·        Minus5 Ice Bar at Monte Carlo – Get your drink on below freezing

·        Sporting House at New York-New York – 130 TV’s for every event

·        King Ink at The Mirage – Get your new tattoo in a swanky joint

·        Rock & Rita’s at Circus Circus – High action at budget prices

·        Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas – New high end lodging near the CityCenter

·        Alex, Society Café & SW at the Wynn resorts are serving up vegan meals

How long do you think you party below freezing?

 

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Oct 13 2010

Top 10 Ranked Cities for Sex

Category: Best List | Best of | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 06:37

How does your city rank when it comes to finding a little time for nookie? According to Men’s Health, the best way to gauge for high levels of sex within a city is to measure condom sales, birth rates, sex toy sales and rates of STD’s. How does Las Vegas not top the list? So let’s find out if you town ranks in the Top 10 cities for Sex in the list below:

1.     Austin, TX

2.     Dallas, TX

3.     Columbus, OH

4.     Durham, NC

5.     Denver, CO

6.     Indianapolis, IN

7.     Arlington, TX

8.     Oklahoma City, OK

9.     Bakersfield, CA

10.   Houston, TX

They must like it hot is Texas.

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Oct 7 2010

Top 10 Interesting Land Owners in the USA

Category: Best List | facts | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 05:29

Many of spend several hundred grand or more for a house on less than an acre.  Here is a list of the top 10  of the Top 100 largest land owners in the USA.  Some have over a million acres of land.  Some of the land is used for a future space port and some even own an entire island in Hawaii. Where would like to have 100,000+ acres?  Here is the list of the Top 10 of the Top 100 land owners in the USA:

1.       Ted Turner -Started Turner Broadcasting - Over 2 Million acres

2.       John Malone (5th) – Large ranch in New Mexico – 1.2 Million acres

3.       Pingree Family (8th) – Conservationists in Maine – 830,000 acres

4.       Jeff Bezos (27th) – Founder of Amazon, building space port – 290,00 acres

5.       Louis Moore Bacon (40th) – Hedge fund manager – 202,000 acres

6.       Bass Family (64th) – Oil & Land – 150,000 acres

7.       Tom Siebel (72nd) – Founder of Siebel Systems – 135,000 acres

8.       Drummond Family (79th) – Oklahoma cattle rancher – 119,000 acres

9.       Scharbauer Family (82nd) – Oil in West Texas – 113,532 acres

10.   Robinson Family (88th) – Wouldn’t you like to own a Hawaiian island? – 103,000 acres

The majority of us live on just 3% of the land in the USA.  Where would you like to own land?

 

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Oct 6 2010

Top 10 Items that waste money

Category: Best List | Best of | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 02:19

Do you ever get that feeling of paying way too much? You are probably right on a few.  Do you have a list of places for great deals?  At FasList, we love saving money so here is a list to consider before you open your wallet.  According to Wallet Pop, here is a top 10 list of outrageously marked up items:

 

1. Text messages: 6,000 percent markup

2. Bottled water: 4,000 percent markup

3. Movie theater popcorn: 1,275 percent markup

4. Brand name drugs: 200 percent to 3,000 percent markup

5. Hotel minibar: 400 percent markup

6. Coffee: 300 percent markup

7. Wine: 300 percent markup

8. Greeting cards: 200 percent markup

9. Hotel in-room movies: 200 percent markup

10. Pre-cut vegetables and fruits: 40 percent markup

 

What item do you think is overpriced?

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Oct 4 2010

Top 10 Box Office Grossing Movies – Oct.1-3

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 23:11

Did you go see the new Facebook movie or better known as The Social Network this weekend? The new movie pulled in over $23 million this past weekend as many lined up to see how the Facebook empire was built.  Here is the past weekends box office gross of the Top 10 movies:

1.     The Social Network ($23M)

2.     Legend of the Guardians ($10.9M)

3.     Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps ($10.1M)

4.     The Town ($10M)

5.     Easy A ($7M)

6.     You Again ($5.6M)

7.     Case 39 ($5.35M)

8.     Let Me In ($5.3M)

9.     Devil ($3.7M)

10.   Alpha and Omega ($3M)

Which movie do you think is the best?

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Oct 2 2010

Top 10 Worst Halloween Candy List

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 01:20

What is your favorite Halloween candy?  Now think back to that piece of candy that almost made you puke. Is that disgusting piece of Halloween candy on our Top 10 List?  Here is a list of the nastiest Halloween candy according to our experts:

·        Candy Corn

·        Circus Peanuts

·        Raisins

·        Necco Wafers

·        Apples

·        Generic wrapped hard candy

·        Good & Plenty

·        DOTS

·        Peanut Butter Chew

·        Candy Cigarettes – Had to throw this one in there

If any of the candy that you purchase is on this list – throw it in the trash and start over.

What is at the top of your worst candy list?

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Sep 29 2010

Top 10 Bestselling Books - Sept. 19, 2010

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 19:45

1.      Safe Haven, Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central Publishing), $25.99

2.     The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson (Vintage), $7.99

3.     Freedom: A Novel, Jonathan Franzen (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), $12.99

4.     The Girl Who Played With Fire, Stieg Larsson (Vintage), $7.99

5.      Wicked Appetite, Janet Evanovich (St. Martin's Press), $27.99

6.      The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, Stieg Larsson (Knopf), $27.95

7.     Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins (Scholastic), $17.99

8.     Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert (Penguin), $15.00

9.     The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins (Scholastic Press), $8.99

10.   1022 Evergreen Place: A Cedar Cove Novel, Debbie Macomber (Mira), $7.99

Which of these do you think would be on your Top 10 Book Club List?

Based on sales through Sunday, September 19, 2010

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Sep 29 2010

Top 10 Movies this Weekend - 9/24

Category: The List Ninja @ 01:06

This 
Week

 

Title

1

 

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
Weekend gross: $19M

 

2

 

Legend of the Guardians
Weekend gross: $16.1M

 

3

 

The Town
Weekend gross: $15.6M

 

4

 

Easy A
Weekend gross: $10.6M

 

5

 

You Again
Weekend gross: $8.4M

 

6

 

Devil
Weekend gross: $6.6M

 

7

 

Resident Evil: Afterlife 3D
Weekend gross: $5M

 

8

 

Alpha and Omega
Weekend gross: $4.7M

 

9

 

Takers
Weekend gross: $1.6M

 

10

 

Inception
Weekend gross: $1.2M

 

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