The Rarest Elements On The Periodic Table

The Rarest Elements On The Periodic Chart

f course, we all had encountered the periodic table during our chemistry classes way back then, but most of us remember only the more common elements such as oxygen, hydrogen, nitrogen, iron, gold, silver, mercury, calcium and others. It’s been a long time since we studied them, and most of us don’t … Read more

Top 10 Quotes From Gandhi

Top 10 Quotes From Gandhi

Mohandas K. Gandhi is considered one of the greatest figures of the 20th century. Check out and learn more about life through Gandhi’s quotes. The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do … Read more

Top 10 Quotes From Albert Einstein

Top 10 Quotes From Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein is everyone’s idea a genius. Check out inspiring quotes from the famous scientist! You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else. Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Try … Read more

One-Hit Wonders Apollo 100

Apollo 100

  Introduction Apollo 100 was a short lived 1972 group of studio musicians who were put together by multi-instrumentalist and arranger Tom Parker. The band was also known as Apollo 100, featuring Tom Parker.  The group consisted of Parker on keyboards, ex-Tornados drummer Clem Cattini, guitarist Vic Flick (of “James Bond Theme” … Read more

Introduction to Joe Cocker

Introduction: Joe Cocker (1944-2014) was an English singer-songwriter and musician famed for his gritty voice and his impassioned and intense stage presence. He was born John Robert Cocker in Sheffield, England, where he also formed his first bands Arnold and the Avengers (when he took the stage name Vance Arnold), then the … Read more

Review of Stargate Universe

Stargate Universe

A good premise The idea seems so cool – an ancient space ship, some mysterious “intelligent” signal coming from the start of time that seems intelligent. A mission to find out the answer to everything. All really great ideas.   Overall (critical) review of the series The problem with the series is … Read more

29 Celebrities Who Married the Same Person Twice

29 Celebrities Who Married the Same Person Twice

From Liz and Dick to Don and Melanie, here’s the list of celebrity couples who married the same person twice. Some couples took a breather between marriages, while others took even years before they got married again (and few of those couples are still going stronger than ever).   1. Pamela Anderson … Read more

Introduction to Hank Locklin

Hank Locklin

Introduction Hank Locklin was an American country singer-songwriter known for his long association with the record label RCA Victor, his clear tenor voice and also for the simple, hearfelt songs. His career actually took off when he signed up a long contract with RCA Victor in 1955. From then Locklin scored hits … Read more

History of Allen, Texas

History of Allen, Texas

Allen is the name of the city located in Collin County in the state of Texas. Allen is also one of the several suburbs in the city of Dallas. The foundation of Allen, Texas The area of what is now known as Allen was once home American Indian tribes including Caddo and … Read more

1960s Teen Idol, Lesley Gore

Lesley Gore

Her career in a summary Lesley Gore (born Lesley Sue Goldstein in New York, 1946) was an American pop singer and songwriter who rose to stardom when she was just 16 through her first single “It’s My Party,” in 1963. The single shot to #1 in 1963; it was then followed by … Read more

Who Is John D. Loudermilk?

John D. Loudermilk

John D. Loudermilk may have scored very few hits of his own, but it was his songwriting where he became more successful. Music career overview John D. Loudermilk is a country and pop singer­-songwriter who has scored a handful of hits: “Sittin’ In The Balcony” (as Johnny Dee), “The Language Of Love,, “Thou Shalt Not Steal,” “Callin’ Doctor Casey,” and … Read more

Introduction to Joni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell’s early life and career Joni Mitchell was born Roberta Joan Anderson in Alberta, Canada on November 7, 1943. Anderson’s interest as a child was outdoor sports, until she was stricken with polio at the age of 8 due to an epidemic that was spreading in the country. After her recovery, … Read more