“Women growing up in 19th Century Massachusetts were not expected to be particularly influential, or to fight for human rights, but Louisa May Alcott, one of the best-known female authors of the time, was rarely one to conform to type.
Interesting, remarkable and entertaining people. Videos and TV channels that feature individuals who have done something noteworthy or have developed a bit of a following.
“Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied US efforts to topple him, died on Friday, state-run Cuban Television said. He was 90.
It’s Black Friday today. And you, like so many other people around the world, but especially in America, have probably bought something you didn’t need, and probably didn’t even really want.
Popping out in Friday afternoon is one thing, but getting in line the night before is a whole other level of dedication. In fact, it’s just a little bit sad if you ask me.
In case you hadn’t noticed already it’s Thanksgiving Day today. Which means that, in the U.S. at least, people will be feasting on food until their bellies cannot take it anymore.
We all know what kinds of food people eat over Thanksgiving weekend these days… turkey, mac and cheese, and devilled eggs. But what dishes did people eat at Thanksgiving in the past?
I’ve never really liked Mac and Cheese before. The sauce usually puts me off, which is a shame because I love both pasta and cheese.
Thankfully, Terry Crews knows how to make Mac and Cheese tastier. And it’s all about the secret ingredient he adds instead of sauce.
President Obama has awarded 21 people with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. These are all well-known people considered to have done some good for society.
Names include Bill Gates, Tom Hanks, Bruce Springsteen, and Michael Jordan. But Obama saved his best speech for Ellen DeGeneres.
I wonder how many people out there are like me and THIS video, ending his vlog, is the first video of his they’ve ever watched.
David Blaine is back once again with another special. This time on ABC. It’s called Beyond Magic, and it sees Blaine expanding on his usual fayre in various different ways.
Anyone who used the internet in the 1990s probably used AOL. And if so, they’ll surely remember the “You’ve Got Mail” guy who provided the voice for AOL.
His name is Elwood Edwards, and he’s now semi-retired. However, to earn some spending money, he also drives for Uber.
Have you ever been given a gift and pretended to be grateful for it? We’ve all done it right, with the sarcastic response of, “Thanks, it’s what I’ve always wanted” echoed around the world.
However, give a gift to a homeless person and they’re going to be truly thankful. For them, getting any gift is like all their Christmases have come at once.