Most Inspiring Leaders of All Time

Most Inspiring Leaders of All Time

  Leaders, whether they are good or bad, share a lot of common traits such as high ambitions, determination, confidence and audacity, undeniable magnetism to the masses, and strong communication and oratory skills. They also have such strength of will, powerful, persuasive influence and unflinching patriotism that people find inspiring. Click through … Read more

Most Horrific Dictators of All Time

Most Horrific Dictators of All Time

  Dictators — most people would not want to remember them based on their atrocities they had committed, however the brutality they are known for is too much to be forgotten. These dictators were really cold-blooded and they did not care or value human life. They did anything they could to further … Read more

10 of the Largest Insects

10 of the Largest Insects

Insects are often thought of as tiny and in many instances we don’t usually notice them. They go on making their own little world while they dominate our planet. But some insects are relatively enormous! Can we still ignore them now? We don’t think so! These giant insects are really fearsome and … Read more

Top 20 Greatest Western Movies of All Time

Top 20 Greatest Western Movies of All Time

  Aside from rock and roll, the Western movie is uniquely an American contribution to world culture. The Western genre is not just all about mountain ranges, cowboys, horses, saloons, bandits, outlaws, lawmen, and dusty, desolate desert towns. They’re also modern morality plays, although some of these films also expose morally ambiguous … Read more

Top 20 Mob Movies of All Time

Top 20 mob movies of all time

  “Mob” or “gangster” is one of the most popular and favorite film genres. Proof of the genre’s popularity is The Godfather (the first film). Without question, it’s the most famous mob film, but the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) lists the The Godfather as the #1 film — out of all other … Read more

Top political scandals of all time

Top political scandals of all time

The line is almost blurred between scandals and politics. In fact, scandals may be part and parcel of politics. Greed, corruption, sex, and self-importance seem to be indispensable in this field. When the dirty details finally emerge, they usually become the fodder of the voters’ rage, as well as the butt of … Read more

Top Movie Mistakes of All Time

Top Movie Mistakes of All Time

  Most movies, both great and terrible, have mistakes. However, most audiences don’t notice them in the slightest because they’re too focused on the scenes that are currently taking place. There are also some people who watch movies for the perverse reason of searching for mistakes that a lot of other people may … Read more

Really Tall Celebrities

Really Tall Celebrities

  On TV and in the movies and magazines, some celebrities appear to be of average height, but you may be surprised to find out how tall they actually are once you discover them in this gallery! Some are even as tall as six feet or a little over than that. Click through this … Read more

Famous Deaths Throughout History

Throughout history, there has been one thing that is common to everyone who has ever lived: death. Some deaths have been more spectacular than others, some more notable, and some more mysterious. Some made a difference in the world, while others passed relatively unnoticed. Some stand out, either due to the life … Read more

Larry Finnegan, a One-Hit Wonder

Larry Finnegan

Introduction to Larry Finnegan Larry Finnegan (born John Lawrence Finneran) was an American pop singer who will always be remembered as a one-hit wonder via the early 60s music era Top 20 pop single “Dear One.” After that he never achieved another hit and then moved to Sweden. There Finnegan started his … Read more

Child Stars of The 1990s

Child Stars of The 1990s

  If you were a 90s kid, you most surely know about many of the child stars from way back then. But can you recognize them today? Where are they now? Through this gallery we find out how these people fared after they experienced fame as child and teen stars during the decade. … Read more

Interesting Facts About the White House

Interesting facts about the white house

  The White House is a mansion which is obviously full of rich history, made by the people who have contributed to its greatness as one of the most famous and enduring American landmarks. Here are the interesting facts and fun trivia that you may not have known. The White House One … Read more

10 Worst and Craziest Roman Emperors of All Time

10 Worst and Craziest Roman Emperors of All Time

  Rome produced great leaders, but each of them was not without his own faults and evil ways. In this list however, we single out certain Roman emperors because they were particularly really, really bad. How awful and atrocious could they be? Well, find out more about all of them by clicking … Read more

One Hit Wonders of the 1990s

one hit wonders of the 90s

  For almost all artists, having a hit on the US Billboard charts (most importantly the Hot 100 or pop chart) is a dream come true. The one-hit wonders may not have been able to duplicate their earlier successes, but at least they have had a hit on the Billboard Top 40, and … Read more

Child Stars of the 70s

Child Stars of the 70s

  Pre-pubescent and pubescent years are the most awkward stages of growing up. As if it weren’t difficult enough, former child stars in the 1970s spent those stages in the spotlight. We take a look at the former child stars of the 1970s and see how they have been doing after their … Read more

Top Television Shows of the 80s

Top Television Shows of the 80s

  In the 1980s, television became an expected default in the vast majority of American homes. It was so common that the few who chose not to indulge were met with disbelief: “You don’t have a TV?!” TV shows of the 1980s continued to evolve, with the top ten Nielsen lists containing … Read more

15 Best Doctor Who Villians

15 Best Doctor Who Villians

  Let’s face it: Doctor Who won’t be Doctor Who without the baddies! Over the years the longest-running sci-fi series on the planet has brought us really terrible villains. Check some of them here in this gallery. Daleks The Daleks made their first appearance in 1963, in the Doctor Who serial “The Daleks.” Collectively, … Read more

Music of the 1960s

music of the 1960s

    The 1960s was a time of change for the United States. It was known as the era of counterculture and changes were seen in clothing, beliefs, education and entertainment – especially in the music of the decade. The United States during the 1960s After the post-war economic recovery during the … Read more

The Music of Hank Ballard and the Midnighters

Hank Ballard

Introduction to Hank Ballad and the Midnighters Hank Ballard and The Midnighters began in the early 1950’s as a doo wop group named The Royals.  The group consisted and had several future stars, such as Jackie Wilson, Little Willie John, Freddie Pride and Four Tops lead singer Levi Stubbs, perform in the … Read more

70s Television Shows

70s Television Shows

  Television wormed its way into homes and families, becoming a focal point by the 1970s. While the primary genre in the 1960s and 1970s seemed to be sitcoms, dramas increased their reach in the 1970s, edging out westerns and anthologies. They became very popular, with six of them showing on the … Read more

Top 60s Television Shows

Top 60s Television Shows

  Ever since television first became something owned by nearly every household, there have been TV shows that became immensely popular and TV shows that flopped completely, and the whole range in between. In some cases, TV shows that flopped initially were re-aired or remade and became popular later. In some cases, … Read more

Cool and Funny Signs

Cool and Funny Signs

You really have to wonder what these people were thinking! via http://www.kappit.com Which Way Is One Way? We kind of feel like that every day! via http://www.listverse.com Truth At least they’re honest! via http://www.inspirational-quotes-short-funny-stuff.com/ Women Only Huh? via http://stgeorges.co.uk/ Obvious And if you do….. via http://piximus.net/ Drunk as a Skunk Near a … Read more

The Music of Ernie Fields

Ernie Fields

Introduction to Ernie Fields Ernie Fields (born Ernest Lawrence Fields in 1904 – died in 1997) was an African-American bandleader. Born in Oklahoma, Fields began his career as a pianist and eventually played the trombone which became his main instrument after graduating from the Tuskegee Institute, then moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma. He … Read more

History of Sci-Fi Monsters, Heroes and Villains

History of Sci Fi Monsters, Heroes and Villains

    The classic characters of science fiction In every story, there should be a hero and a villain, and it’s no different in science fiction. In fact, these characters make every chapter and every page much more exciting and worth reading all over again. We list of the most well-known science … Read more

Science Fiction Books That Have Become TV Series

Science Fiction Books

    A good science fiction book deserves a good television adaptation Fortunately, there are lots of good science fiction television series that have been adapted from the original source. Here are some of the examples of sci-fi books that have been turned into television series that are really worth the watch, … Read more

History of Cedar Hill, Texas

History of Cedar Hill, Texas

  The area, now known as Cedar Hill, in its mostly undeveloped stage Situated in both Dallas and Ellis counties in Texas, Cedar Hill is a city also located along Joe Pool Lake’s eastern shore and Cedar Hill State Park. Cedar Hill is a growing and vibrant southwest Dallas suburb which offers … Read more

History of Garland, Texas

History of Garland, Texas

Introduction to the Texan city of Garland   Garland is the name of a city located in the state of Texas. Garland used to be part of the Peters colony area before. It eventually acquired its present name based on the surname of one of the former residents of Cleveland named Mr. … Read more

History of Carrollton, Texas

History of Carrollton, Texas

Carrolton and its early years   Carrollton is a city in the state of Texas. It is located in the counties of Denton, Dallas and Collin. It is one of the suburbs of the city of Dallas, and it’s reputed to be one of the best places to live in the United … Read more

Learn about the Bay Area city of Fremont, California

Learn about the Bay Area city of Fremont, California

  Fremont, California’s Bay Area — at a glance Fremont is considered the fourth most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area with a total population of 220,000. Historically the people in Fremont have diverse cultural and ethnical influences as the city was occupied with a mix of Indian, Spanish, Mexican … Read more

Discover Santa Rosa, California

Discover Santa Rosa, California

Short introduction to Santa Rosa, California Santa Rosa is a city in San Francisco’s Bay Area. It lies on the Santa Rosa Plain, surrounded by the Valley of the Moon, Sonoma Valley and Laguna de Santa Rosa. It is the county seat of Sonoma County, and one of the largest cities in … Read more