A female bus driver went above and beyond her duty when she stopped driving to save an unexpected passenger: a barefoot toddler. Irena Ivic was doing her normal routine, driving..
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The Pioneers of Women’s Rights
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Apple Withdrew Facebook’s Developer Credentials Over An App That Mined Teenagers’ Device Data
Operating under the entirely Orwellian title “Facebook Research,” the app that got Apple up in arms paid users as young as 13 years of age $20 a month in exchange for unbridled..
Painful Beauty Gadgets That Thankfully Never Made it
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How These Women Got The Raise They Deserved, And How You Can Too!
Everyone knows that women get less pay than men. It's a known fact that for every dollar a man earns, a woman receives only 80.5 cents. Many factors surround this absurd gap, and..
The Secret Story Behind Some Of The Beatles’ Most Popular Songs
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Strange Comic Book Adaptations That Are Hilariously Weird and Interesting
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The American Civil Liberties Union
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Disco. Reagan. What else comes to mind? The Oil Crisis. The Breakfast Club. That hilarious ’70s sitcom. (Which one, right?) Big hair. There’s a certain degree of sentimentality..
Curious Facts About “The Sound of Music” You Never Knew
The hills are alive, with the sound of music, now doesn’t that make you want to start singing? The Sound of Music is a beloved American classic. The musical masterpiece won five..
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Celebrities are always getting divorced. Or that’s how it seems. The limelight shines bright, their lives are under abnormal scrutiny, and the nature of their business drives them..
Judge Judy: The Truth Behind The Hot Bench
Judge Judy is only her stage name, her honor's full name is Judge Judith Sheindin, and her famous show premiered back on September 16, 1996. It took less than two years before..
M*A*S*H – Fun Facts About The Hit Series
M*A*S*H is etched in history as one of the most successful American TV series of all times. Its significance was different for many people- for its cast, it was what jump-started..
The Happy Days Cast- Where Are They Today?
The first run of the sitcom, Happy Days, is composed of more than 250 episodes, spanning from 1974 to 1984. The show was destined to capture its audience’s imagination through..
What’s Next for Reba McEntire?
Reba McEntire, a famous country singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress, started her singing career in high school, at local shows, in a school band, and at rodeos with..