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10 Most Iconic Photo Portraits of the 20th Century

10 Most Iconic Photo Portraits of the 20th Century

The cliché says that a picture can speak a thousands words, but some photographs eschew any numeric limitation and go on talking to us ad infinitum. Certain photo portraits have that rare power. Far more than pictorial representations of celebrated or instantly recognizable figures, they capture...

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The 10 All Time Best Answers To: Why?

Anyone who has raised children or ever was a child (and let's face it, that's all of us), knows that the world's Most Frequently Asked Question is "Why?" Unfortunately, it's also the most difficult question to answer because it's bottomless - it can keep right on going forever because no matter...

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The 5 Best Places to Buy Purses Online (Without Emptying Your Wallet)

Shopping for handbags and purses on the Internet can be a frustrating experience. Thankfully, there are a few places online where you can't go wrong and where you can get affordable bags. Try these shops out and you'll find just the purse you're looking for with a lot less hassle. 1. The Trendy...

6 Best Orchestrated Burglaries in History

6 Best Orchestrated Burglaries in History

In the US, a burglary occurs every 14.6 seconds. Hear that glass breaking? In the time it takes you to read the introduction to this article, another one will happen. Go ahead – read it with your stop watch running. While most of these crimes are committed by small-time crooks that eventually get...

10 Common and Weird Dreams People Have

10 Common and Weird Dreams People Have

Dreams are the subject of great debate amongst dream experts, sleep researchers and doctors. Psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud once stated: "Dreams are often most profound when the seem the most crazy." Here are some of the most common and weird dreams many people experience while they sleep.1. Flying...

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What Is a Rebuttal?

When an individual presents an argument or a claim against another, the other may provide an answer or response to the arguments or claims made against him or her. This is called a rebuttal. It is also possible that a rebuttal is in the form of evidence that is meant to contradict or invalidate...

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What Is Lye Soap?

Lye soap is an old fashioned type of hand made soap. In the past, people couldn’t just go to the corner convenience store to get provisions. In fact, it wasn't until the last century or two that that it would be common for a town to have a general store. Until then, people had to make their...

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What Does It Mean When a Person Is Green?

When a person is referred to as a green person, it means that he or she is new to a certain position, work, hobby or activity. The term green is a metaphor for an inexperienced person for a certain field of endeavor. It is similar to a plant that just sprouted its fresh, green leaves in a certain...

15 of the Deadliest Corporations

15 of the Deadliest Corporations

These U.S. corporations, if they were individual human beings, would be locked up for life. Instead, they continue raking in the big bucks. Human rights abuses, murder, war, eco disasters, and animal exploitation keep these evil companies raking in the green. Prepare to be disgusted.

16 of the Worst Jobs Through History

16 of the Worst Jobs Through History

Look, everyone hates their job. Everyone hates their boss. Everyone hates how it crushes their dreams, and destroys what little creativity they ever had. But things could be worse. How much worse? These 16 jobs throughout history are horrible, disgusting, tedious and foul. They'll have you kissing...