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6 Famous People Who Couldn’t Read or Write

From Byzantine Emperors to Kings, from sports stars to Genghis Khan, the ruler of the greatest empire the world has ever known. Some tried and failed, some learned ...

21 Facts To Know About ‘Apocalypse Now’

Francis Ford Coppola almost ruined his own sanity when he set out to film his Vietnam epic, Apocalypse Now. The film, based on Joseph Conrad’s Heart of ...

13 Things About Steven Spielberg You May Not Have Known

Everyone loves at least one of Steven Spielberg’s movies. Most of the population has a dozen or so of his films they consider with fondness. Even when ...

12 Companies That Had to Change Their Name

Sometimes your favorite brands and companies were known as something else when they first got started. Here are 12 companies that had to change their name. ValuJet ...

The Late Great Christopher Lee Was A Legend!

Earlier this month, June 7th to be exact, Sir Christopher Lee left this mortal coil and a little piece of my heart broke. Lee was most famous for his portrayal of ...

9 Reasons The Boss Rules

When they said sit down, Bruce stood up. Always a free-thinking rule-breaker here are some top facts: #1 His questioning nature brought Bruce into trouble with ...

3 Famous Impostors Who Duped Everyone

One of my favorite Leonardo DiCaprio movies is Catch Me If You Can, in which he portrays serial imposter Frank Abagnale who posed as a PanAm pilot, a doctor from ...

Salacious Scandals of Roaring ’20s!

The decadent 1920s were a fantastically insane time. We were going through vast changes within the industrial complex, liquor was about to be banned (though not ...

7 Uniquely Themed Hotels From Around the World

Why stay at an ordinary Holiday Inn when you can stay at any of these 7 fun and exciting hotels from around the world. 1. The Iron Horse Hotel in Wisconsin. It’s a ...

The Origin of 7 Cliches

The English language is full of weird and wonderful expressions, some more overused than others. But, when cliches creep into our everyday speech, how often do we ...

The Wild World of John Travolta

John Travolta has had one of the longest and most varied careers in Hollywood, giving him tons of stories and tidbits for fans to learn. Check out the wild world of ...

The Most Amazing Facts About Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie is one of the biggest earners in Hollywood today, not just in her movies but as one half of Brangelina. She’s also one of the most interesting ...

11 Celebrities Who Have Unexpected Talents

While we know famous Hollywood stars are amazing actors, sometimes they also have other talents that are completely unexpected. Here are 11 examples. 1. Jennifer ...

11 Celebrities Who Started Out As Interns

Even famous people had to start somewhere and everyone has to work from the bottom to the top. Here are 11 celebrities who started out as interns. 1. Mindy Kaling. ...

9 Famous People Who Were Once In NBC Pages

The NBC Page Program is one way to break into television entertainment, either in front of the camera or behind the scenes. It’s a one-year program where people ...

Donald Trump: Man, Money, Madness

With Donald Trump’s latest bid for presidency, the media is aflutter with talk of the billionaire. If you don’t know your Trump history, now’s the ...

Try, Try Again – Liz Taylor’s 8 Marriages

Liz really believed in love – before each marriage she told the press: “this is the one.” They all ended in tears, but she never stopped believing. She ...

The Story Of NWA, And The Birth Of Gangster Rap

NWA is considered the pioneer group of the gangster rap game. The group’s name, which stand for N***az With Attitudes, cut to the core of African-American ...

16 Things About ‘Jaws’ You May Not Have Known

This summer marks the 40th anniversary of Steven Spielberg’s Jaws, the film that changed the face of Hollywood. It marks the birth of the summer blockbuster, ...

7 Things To Know About Bryce Dallas Howard

Bryce Dallas Howard, daughter of famed director Ron, got off to a rough start in film. She starred in disaster after disaster, from Lady in The Water to Spider-Man 3 ...

8 Things To Know About The Newly Anointed Chris Pratt

From Andy Dwyer to the biggest box-office draw in Hollywood, Chris Pratt’s rise to superstardom seemed to happen overnight. After Guardians of The Galaxy and ...

Facts about Elizabeth Montgomery, Beyond “Bewitched”

The 1960s were littered with happy go lucky, family-friendly sitcoms and for most of us we really only know the characters instead of their actual lives. As a kid ...

Think Banana. 9 Facts On The Strangely Fascinating Fruit

From Alexander the Great to Buddhist monks, from radioactive clones to President Banana – this snack has some truly fruity facts and stories to tell: #1 Buddhist ...

‘Gruntle Me’ – 19 Forgotten Words To Use Right Now

Shakespeare coined some 314 new words by adding the prefix –Un. Today his creations fall into three categories; those still in common use (uncomfortable, untie, ...

9 Things About Katharine Hepburn You May Not Have Known

When you mention Katharine Hepburn, you immediately think of Hollywood royalty, the heyday of the studio system, and a defiant and powerful female figure who changed ...