Robert Wadlow suffered from an overactive pituitary gland which caused him to grow to a height no other person has reached ever reached and his one-of-a-kind presence is remembered with a bronze statue in Alton, Illinois. Also knownShow More Summary
In Fear Of A Punk Decade, the punk/hardcore/emo explosion of the ’90s is revisited, remembered, and reassessed, year by year. As I mentioned at the end of last month’s Fear Of A Punk Decade, I’m taking a break in March from my year-by-year overview of ’90s punk. Show More Summary
Last month, Barack Obama traveled to snowy St. Paul, Minn., the same place where in the sunnier days of June 2008 he predicted that his clinching of the Democratic presidential nomination would be remembered as “the moment when the rise of the oceans began to slow and the earth began to heal.” This time in St. Show More Summary
Remember, you were in love with this person. It's irrational to expect to be able to cut him or her out of your life altogether.
Remember that public clamor over unfair and borderline inhumane wage practices that resulted in a massive fast food strike in 2013? Well, contrary to what the cynical among us thought would be the case, it appears that it's going to result in something positive after all. Read more...
Life can get hectic very quickly, and it’s easy to get lost in the shuffle. What’s important is to take a step back.
The gangs all here to take a look back at a George A. Romero film you all may not remember (or have ever seen), the 2000 American-French thriller Bruiser! We also pay our respects towards two of the greatest guys to hit the film industry,... Read More
Putin's Precedent. Awash in the current of the National Front. Luc Bondy's Marivaux revival at the Odéon. Remember Hitler, waiting for the end of the Winter Olympics that he had organized at great expense at the Garmisch Partenkirchen...Show More Summary
You might remember budding YouTube celebrities Bev and Bob from their amazing karaoke cover of Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” last year, but there’s also a chance that you’re still in the dark on this impressively ambitious Indiana couple. Show More Summary
Mothers’ Day is just around the corner, and the race is on for thoughtful fathers and teenage children to invest in a gift that will make it an occasion to remember in 2014. Whether you are looking to buy a unique and innovative gift...Show More Summary
While the IRS is going through the paperwork of every Tea Party group in the country, remember that they’re also employing this guy: In 2008, Russell/Rasool was prosecuted for his role in tipping off Abdullah Alnoshan, a close associate...Show More Summary
The UFC is doing its best to pretend it doesn't remember that Georges St-Pierre ever existed. Luckily, it has two pretty hot commodities helping it rebound from the heartache. It had to hurt to lose GSP, not only the UFC welterweight champion but its biggest pay-per-view attraction and brightest star. Show More Summary
That digital devices can distract us from the people in front of us is especially important for parents to remember.
We took day one of SXSW by storm. Catch up with Maisie Williams and Kristian Nairn from Game of Thrones at the HBO show's new traveling exhibit, and meet some new faces you'll want to remember. Watch it now!
The craziest part of Rolando McClain's football journey – and it has been pretty wild – is that he's just 24. So much has happened with him already. Last year McClain, a former first-round pick of the Raiders, "retired" from the game at 23 in the wake of many off-field issues. Show More Summary
Fans who enjoyed watching Shakira and Rihanna caress each other in their “Can’t Remember To Forget You” scenes will be happy to know there will be nothing but women in all of the Colombian singer’s future music videos. Wearing a simple...Show More Summary
Remember how in the 1980s—'90s?—you spent all that hard-earned afterschool job money on clothes from The Express—The Limited?—at the mall? That store is still around, and now lives in New York City's mall: Times Square (where it just soft-opened). Show More Summary
Remember that girl who showed us what foreign languages sound like to people who don’t speak them? She’s back with 14 impressions of 14 different music genres using total gibberish, demonstrating how every song sounds more or less the same in each genre. More »
Tycho: Frozen Endzone hits Steam Early Access today. I find “sports” challenging, but tactical games based on sports are another irresistible clutch, so I’m glad they went that route. I don’t remember if I asked him or if he asked me, but I’m happy to do my part to spread the word. Show More Summary
A good thing to do on a Monday is to go and read, or re-read, Mary Ruefle’s beautiful essay I remember at the poetry foundation — a beautiful meditation on childhood, cows and her first electric typewriter (and also, just about everything else).