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The world of popular music is filled with gems called “One-Hit Wonders”. These are records that blazed brightly for one shining, glorious, sometimes raucous moment and then their creators disappeared from the charts (and in one special case on this list, from the planet itself), never heard from in any meaningful way again.
Buck Owens' career spanned the decades of the 1940s through the early 2000s. He was an outsider in many ways, securing the non-Nashville city of Bakersfield, California, a place in history in making it (along with Merle Haggard and a few others) THE place where REAL Country music was made.
William Peter Blatty's 1971 novel, "The Exorcist", is based on an event couched in pseudonyms and misdirection, all with the intent of preserving the anonymity of its teen boy subject. Intuitive and dogged investigative work, however, led to one inescapable conclusion-the "demon possession" was a fake, and the person who once was hidden behind pseudonyms has been identified.
Despite them being among the world's leading flea and tick control treatments for dogs, there is a consensus among many veterinarians, canine health experts and researchers that hazardous chemical-based spot-on products like Frontline, Revolution, Spot On, Advantage and K9 Advantix are sometimes best avoided. But, are the so-called natural alternatives any safer?
While not the most pleasant experience, spending time in the hoosegow doesn't have to be the end of the world, either. Here's how to make the best of your time and not go stir crazy, or get the bejeebers beaten out of you!
The earliest historians used words and drawings for underscoring any particular, observable, social condition. Photojournalist Jacob Riis, in battling social inequity, used the adage “a picture is worth a thousand words” as a weapon. He turned history’s best technological advance in visual media – photography – into a bludgeon fomenting reform.
Some years before the mass hysteria of the Salem Witch Trials (in the late 17th Century) one hapless woman, working as a midwife and healer, was put to death for witchcraft. Hers was the second execution of its type in the New World and the first in the Massachusetts Colony.
One of rock band Fleetwood Mac's most quietly creative forces--singer, songwriter, and keyboardist Chrisitne McVie--is back with the group after a roughly 16 year absence. And, boy, howdy, did we miss her!
A HISTORY OF RAISING KIDS IN THE U.S. and HOW TO FIX WHAT WENT WRONG is a surprising journey for parents into themselves and their children; article takes the reader back to the days of innocents through the modernization of today showing how society and world views have changed and changed childhood with the aim of how to raise today's kids happy and healthy.
The most famous spy, who was active during World War I, happened to be a celebrated female exotic dancer named Mata Hari. However, her real "spy" activities may not have been as pervasive as orginally reported, and she may have been executed before a firing squad more for political reasons than for any real security breach.
History has left women bereft of a true sense of place in many cases. None are as undervalued in the United States today as women of African descent. There are, however, many truly talented, intelligent, and courageous black women who should be remembered and celebrated for their achievements.
Jonathan "Johnny Appleseed" Chapman roamed the frontier Midwest of post-Revolutionary War America planting apple seeds. However, while he loved Nature and was perhaps a gentle and caring man he was no philanthropist: Johnny Appleseed's legendary apple trees had been planted for profit.
While perhaps serial killers and their activities may be as old as humanity itself there is one case from the late 1800s from Austin, Texas, that points up the probability of nailing down America's first documented string of serial killings.
There is a lot of truth to the theory that fruit can fight cancer. This is a resource centre that provides all the information, recipes and references you need to get practical about citrus fruit. Not only for cancer but just about all the chronic health problems we have today can benefit from a prescription of citrus pectin, limonene and other natural drugs.