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Where are they today? – The hottest stars of the 1970’s

Where are they today? – The hottest stars of the 1970’s

Some of the best movies are from the 1970’s, and, some might argue, some of the best actors/actresses as well. A lot of 1970’s movie stars’ names will be recognizable for generations to come, but what are some of our favorite character gangsters, seductresses, and hard-edged police officers up to today? Click through to find out! Al Pacino “Just when I thought I was out… th... »

From Gorgeous to Gross – Celebrities Drug Addictions

From Gorgeous to Gross – Celebrities Drug Addictions

Jael Strauss  Strauss strutted her stuff in front of Tyra Banks on the 8th season of America’s Top Model, but her days of modeling were short lived. She became addicted to meth and cocaine and spent six years homeless. She entered rehab in 2012 with the help of Dr. Phil. »

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Just Pal’ing Around – Animal Best Friends

Just Pal’ing Around – Animal Best Friends

Owen and Mzee Owen, a baby hippo, was separated from his mother during a tsunami in 2004. He was brought to the Haller Park Rescue Center on the Kenyan coast where he met Mzee, a 130-year-old tortoise. They palled around for two years before Owen was moved to a separate enclosure, due to his size and concerns for Mzee’s safety. »

Are you my mommy? – 4 Celebrities who were fooled about their parents’ identity

Are you my mommy? – 4 Celebrities who were fooled about their parents’ identity

  Jack Nicholson Nicholson must have inherited his acting skills from his mother, who he believed to be his sister for thirty-seven years.  June Nicholson gave birth to Jack in 1937.  She was only eighteen years old and pursuing a career as a showgirl.  June’s mother and father, Ethel and John, insisted on raising little Jack, while June continued with her career.  Jack grew up in New Jersey, was ... »

Oaxaca Sports Film Festival

Oaxaca Sports Film Festival

The Oaxaca Sports Film Festival committee is in full swing reviewing and accepting applicants to it’s third sports film festival.  The first two years were great successes, don’t miss out on your opportunity to participate! About From Filmmakers for Filmmakers, Cinedeporte is a film festival dedicated to promoting the finest independent sports films that create memorable portraits of a... »

Tana Toraja – Elaborate Funeral Rituals

Tana Toraja – Elaborate Funeral Rituals

In the lush, tropical region of Tana Toraja, Indonesia, the Toraja people make a living cultivating rice, cacao, coffee, and clove. They identify as Christians, but practice animist—the belief that souls and spirits exist. Outsiders are fascinated by the Torajan’s grandiose funerals and burials. A funeral for a deceased relative is usually not held soon after the death, as is traditional in Wester... »

Quick to Wed – Celebrities Who Married Soon After Their First Date

Quick to Wed – Celebrities Who Married Soon After Their First Date

George Clooney is no longer the man of constant sorrow when it comes to his love life.  After numerous high-profile relationships, that always crumbled because of Clooney’s lack of commitment, he has finally tied the knot.  Clooney realized that he had quite the catch when he met Amal Alamuddin.  Amal is a Lebanese-British lawyer whose life and career achievements are very impressive.  Perhaps Clo... »

Most isolate spot, indigenous tribes

Most Isolated People in the World

North Sentinel Island Located West of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, in the Bay of Bengal, lies the North Sentinel Island—famous for being inhabited by the most isolated people in the world.  The North Sentinel Island is 28 square miles, heavily forested, and surrounded by coral reefs.  Little is known about the Sentinelese tribe who are thought to have lived on the island for 60,000 years.  Sev... »

Growing up – Child Stars Gone Wild

Growing up – Child Stars Gone Wild

These fresh-faced stars got sick of the wholesome public image that helped launch them into success.  They are busting out the sex appeal, drugs, and adult language. Miley Cyrus Miley has taken every measure she can to distance herself from the wholesome image that accompanied her during her initial rise to fame.  Born into a Christian family on a farm in Tennessee, she was given the optimistic mo... »

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