Monthly Archives: July 2011


Planet Washington’s Ken Rynne to Roast DC Councilman Jack Evans, October 19, at The Four Seasons

Planet Washington’s Ken Rynne “Congressman Bud Noir” to Roast DC Councilman Jack Evans with Hexagon, October 19, at The Four Seasons.

“Sarah Palin” (MJ Bruno) is also anticipated to attend and share her, uh, insights and outsights.

Last year Ken roasted DC’s Member of Congress Eleanor Holmes Norton (but they still invited him back).  Other roasters have included Rep. Tom Davis, Ambassador Connie Morella, WTOP’s Bob Madigan, and the cast of Hexagoners!

The Roast is presented by Friends of Hexagon and the Georgetown Business Association.Location:

The Four Seasons Hotel
2800 Pennsylvania, NW, Washington, DC 20007

Reception 6:30 PM * Silent Auction * Showtime 7:30 PM

Silent Auction To Benefit The Wounded Warrior Project (Hexagon’s 2011 Charity)

$50 Per Person (Hexagon/GBA Members)
$60 Per Person (Non-Hexagon/GBA Members)
Includes Open Bar Reception & One Reserved Show Seat

For more information:
or call 202-333-SHOW (7469) Ext.8

Appearances Parodies

Learning From The Greats: Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks

At last week’s Conversation with Carl Reiner at tha Paley Center in LA, Mel Brooks dropped by and the ‘2000 Year Old Man’ team told us writers and actors to take anything, any job to hone our craft and – don’t quit!  A great GEMA (Georgetown Entertainment & Media Alliance) event! Thanks for all the laughs – and the sage advice boys!   What have the Romans ever done for us?


Pulp Congress! Another Revealing Photo Revealed!

First it was a shirtless photo of a married Rep. Chris Lee (R-NY) on Craigslist…

Then a revealing Tweet shot of a married Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY)…

now this full monty photo of a Member leaving a Georgetown fundraiser. Film at 11.

Appearances Rave Reviews

Hadassah Honors Planet Washington

In May, Ken Rynne was honored with a Certificate of Appreciation for entertaining Hadassah, the second largest women’s organization in the US. (The first being women who have said “No!” to Planet Washington’s chief writer.) Among other good works Hadassah has raised millions to build and expand a hospital in Jerusalem that serves all regardless of faith. Their motto:”We’re Not Waiting For The Future. We’re Building It.” What can we say? Mozel Tov!


Planet Washington Joins McLean Drama Co @ The Alden Theater

The McLean Drama Company is proud to announce its 7th Anniversary Celebration featuring a compendium of work including:

“Emily and I”, a One Act murder mystery that involves global and local themes, including the horror of domestic violence, “At the Home”, the 2011 winner of the McLean Drama Company’s 10-Minute Play Contest for Adults and “Seeds”, the 2009 winner, chosen as part of this year’s Retrospective.

PLANET WASHINGTON’S Ken Rynne, will serve as Master of Ceremonies & will provide comic interludes – ‘debating’ with Sarah Palin (MJ Bruno of Hexagon) and singing about America’s #1 Employer, WalMart.

The McLean Drama Company has also participated in the Capital Fringe Festival and produced plays at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.


Be Who You Are

Be who you are and say what you

feel /because those who mind

don’t matter /and those who

matter don’t mind. – Dr Seuss

And have a nice day  (unless you have other plans). – Dr. Rynne


2 Boomer Babes, 1 Planet Washington!

Easton, MD based radio hosts Kathy & Barb whose excellent show follows ‘Car Talk,’ had a lively session with Ken Rynne. They were outnumbered!

Rave Reviews

Governor du Pont Called: We're Pardoned!

Former Delaware Governor and GOP Presidential Candidate Pete du Pont enjoyed our bipartisan spoofing and pronounced our show at his Rockland home Patches “very funny.”


Governor du Pont Called: We’re Pardoned!

Former Delaware Governor and GOP Presidential Candidate Pete du Pont enjoyed our bipartisan spoofing and pronounced our show at his Rockland home Patches “very funny.”


Good Morning Pittsburgh

Charles Schowalter has interviewed us regularly on talk radio in Pittsburgh.