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Who Is Agatha Christie?

Agatha Christie is a famous writer of mystery whose achievement in this field of writing has not yet been reached by other writers of the same genre. Her real name is Agatha Miller, born in 1890. She has enjoyed financial stability through her books despite her divorce with his husband. It was...

Gary David Goldberg, Writer for Hit 70s & 80s TV Shows, Dead Due to Brain Cancer at 68

Gary David Goldberg, Writer for Hit 70s & 80s TV Shows, Dead Due to Brain Cancer at 68

Gary David Goldberg, famed writer for hit 1970s and 1980s shows like Family Ties, is dead at age 68 after losing a battle against against brain cancer. Though he passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2013, in his home within Montecito, California, his abilities as a talented writer, father, husband,...

The 50 Most Influential Christians of All Time

The 50 Most Influential Christians of All Time

Paul of TarsusSaul of Tarsus, a.k.a. Paul the Apostle, Paul of Tarsus [?-65 c.e.] was a Hellenistic Jew and student of Gamaliel the Elder who served as enforcer for the Pharisaic Sanhedrin against the apostate Christian sect following the crucifixion of Jesus. Around 33 c.e. he experienced a dramatic...

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

Influential people come in all shapes and sizes in all generations throughout history. Such people can be grouped together by shared affiliations and backgrounds, for whatever purposes people are drawn to make lists. This list offers some interesting biographical tidbits about 50 people of Jewish...

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Bugs Bunny to Return to the Big Screen

Animation icon Bugs Bunny is coming back to big screens in a live action/CGI hybrid reboot, courtesy of Warner Bros. this season. Although there is no producer attached to the project yet, writer David Berenbaum (writer of movie “Elf”) is signed on to write.Warner Bros. has been taking...

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The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

The MeditationsBy Marcus Aurelius Written 167 A.C.E.Translated by George Long Book One From my grandfather Verus I learned good morals and the government of my temper. From the reputation and remembrance of my father, modesty and a manly character. From my mother, piety and beneficence, and...

10 Most Reclusive Literary Geniuses in History

10 Most Reclusive Literary Geniuses in History

The world’s greatest writers use their literary genius to illustrate and comment on the human condition. And yet, those who could be considered to have the best understanding of human feelings often choose to hide themselves away from the public eye. The stereotype of the reclusive author is not...

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Who Is Ian McEwan?

Born on the 21st of June 1948, in Aldershot, English Ian Russel McEwan is a novelist and screen writer. He is a highly acclaimed contemporary writer with many of his novels being adapted into film. His writing style has caused critics to call him ‘Ian Macabre’. Until he was twelve years old, Ian...

Online Checking Accounts

Online Checking Accounts

Checking accounts allow individual and business depositors within financial institutions to deposit money and withdraw funds via a Federal Insurance Deposit Corporation (FDIC) insured account. The terms and services offered by banks and various financial institutions vary tremendously though...

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Who Is Mark Twain?

Mark Twain is the famous American writer, author of the best known novels of all times, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn published in 1876 and 1885, respectively. However, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is one of the most controversial books that were frequently...