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September 11th and the people of Gander, Newfoundland

The engraved invitations had been circulating in New York and Atlanta for weeks. The cards read in gold lettering that a man named “Fireball” was holding a birthday party for “Tobe” on 2819 Handy Drive in the Collier Heights section of Atlanta’s West End. The festivities were due to begin in the wee hours of October 27, 1970, immediately after …

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5 bodybuilders who tried to look like Arnold

Arnold Schwarzenegger, also known as the Austrian Oak, is unanimously considered the greatest bodybuilder of all time. Arnold is one of the few people who manage to define their sport. Like Michael Jordan and basketball; or Pelé and football. Modern bodybuilding is a far cry from what it was in Arnold’s day – the famous golden era. To see what …

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The Making of Nirvana’s “Smells of Youthful Spirit”

Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” has been scientifically described by researchers at the University of London as the “most iconic song of all time” and made its live debut on April 17, 1991 at the OK Hotel in Seattle. Less than five months later, on September 10th, it was released as a single. Kurt Cobain, the band’s front man, was …

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When Muhammad Ali’s comeback in 1970 led to a big money robbery

The engraved invitations had been circulating in New York and Atlanta for weeks. The cards read in gold that a man named “Fireball” was holding a birthday party for “Tobe” on 2819 Handy Drive in the Collier Heights section of Atlanta’s West End. The festivities were due to begin in the wee hours of October 27, 1970, just after the …

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One-vote (or less) elections

A victory with one vote is rare, but still Has happened before. Here are 11 elections that really have every vote did Number. 1. The 2017 Virginia House of Representatives election On Tuesday, December 19, 2017, Democrat Shelly Simonds won a seat in the Virginia House of Representatives with a single vote, winning as tightly as possible. Though a court …

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When John Barrymore’s friends stole his body

A victory with one vote is rare, but still Has happened before. Here are 11 elections that really have every vote did Number. 1. The 2017 Virginia House of Representatives election On Tuesday, December 19, 2017, Democrat Shelly Simonds won a seat in the Virginia House of Representatives with a single vote, winning as tightly as possible. Though a court …

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5 cool explorers you should know

Man dismantles the natural world with unprecedented speed. We’re burning the Amazon, melting ice caps, and filling the oceans with trash and chemicals. As a result, there isn’t much wilderness out there. At least not like a few centuries ago. In the 19th century there were still places to be discovered. Now we must move away from the world for …

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The Instant Pot Aura Slow Cooker can also roast, bake and sauté

Unless you’re ready to have a take-away with every meal, regular trips to the grocery store are required. You may not be able to avoid them, but you can reduce the number of supermarket trips by planning ahead and developing smarter shopping habits. That way, you can spend less time navigating crowded aisles and more time enjoying your quiet dinner. …

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