Summary: We grew up in both an R&B household and Wendy's family. Only whenever my siblings and I pitched a fit when we were younger would my parents stop at Burger King or McDonald's. When the group of us would be walking home from the bus stop, we would hear Mary J. Blige ringing out from our house.
Practice Makes Perfect by Shawn Sheehan The battlefields of World War II were a mighty dangerous place, unless you were accompanied by an inglourious group of basterds handy with a rifle, knife and baseball bat. These misfits were led by a wildman nicknamed "The Apache", a guy who believes the best way to kill Nazi scum is with lots of practice... Show More Summary
Richard Atkinson: The Guns at Last Light: >On any given day now, Army Group B might suffer as many losses as Rommel’s Afrika Korps had in the entire summer of 1942. Only 10,000 replacements had arrived to compensate for 100,000 German casualties in Normandy over the past six weeks. Show More Summary
Boyz II Men is singing about its love for Wendy's Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburgers, proving that the fast-food chain is trying to get you out of those clothes, and into their restaurants. The song starts off with the group saying, "Boyz II Men -- Turnin tweets into songs for @Wendys" and it only gets better from there. Show More Summary
Boyz II Men, the guys behind the '90s soundtrack to your teenage romance, is making headlines again. But for an entirely different reason The group is the latest '90s sensation to join a series of Wendy's commercials that features throwback...Show More Summary
DPMO has announced the identification of one US MIA from World War II and another US MIA from the Korean War. SSgt. Gerald V. Atkinson, 358th Bomb Squadron, 303rd Bomb Group, Eighth Air Force, US Army Air Forces was lost 10 April 1945 north of Berlin. He was accounted for 20 June 2014. SSgt. Atkinson […]
Part I of this series began describing the relationship between the United State and its regional allies and the extremist Islamic groups that goes back to the late 1970s. In the present article, Part II of a five-part series, we describe how Islamic jihadist groups were funded, trained and armed by the U.S. Show More Summary
Philosophy prof Robert Pasnau relays (NYT) a well-worn story usually told at the expense of his colleagues that goes something like this: Charles II summons a group of philosophers to ask them why a dead fish weighs more than a live one. After offering their creative, speculative answers, the king tells the philosophers that there […]
Since World War II, America has had a dozen Presidents: Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush I, Clinton, Bush II and Obama. According to Quinnipiac, the best president out of that group was one Ronald Reagan by a landslide. Which is surprising given John F. Kennedy’s presence on the list. More interestingly...
Boyz II Men—the R&B group whose songs underscored so many teenage longings and untimely deaths—will lend some of that romance and emotional heft to the moving reunion of Wendy’s hamburgers with buns made out of pretzel bread. Ad AgeShow More Summary
Wendy's is releasing a series of music videos — including one with R&B group Boyz II Men — to advertise the re-launch of its pretzel bun sandwiches. Wendy's chief marketing officer Craig Bahner tells Ad Age that the chain...
Boyz II Men: one of the most beloved R&B groups of our youth, whose songs provided the soundtrack to the vast majority of the slow dances, graduations, and funerals of the 1990s. What are those guys up to now? Read more...
Final Fantasy Legend II has a portion where you have to track down a group of bad guys that are secretly trading bananas. Seems a bit odd, doesn't it? This lead someone to see how this conversation played out in the Japanese version. Prohibited opium is going around secretly. Looks like localization got their hands on this conversation. Show More Summary
For the past few months, Jurgen Klinsmann has been busy downplaying his team’s chances of winning big, making a real run at this World Cup. He was more Rex Ryan II than Rex Ryan I. But then on Friday, after surviving the Group of Death by a shredded hangnail, Klinsmann started talking bigger, brought out the A material.
Questlove and Black Thought join HuffPost Live and share stories from attending high school with the group that would become Boyz II Men, who were their rivals during the school's annual talent show.
Source If there’s a moral to be taken away from the trailer for Brad Pitt’s new World War II film, Fury, it’s that wars are violent—but also noble—and they inspire diverse groups of men to find humor and camaraderie in even the darkest of times. Show More Summary
It's been three weeks since we last saw the Kamen Rider Girls play Kamen Rider Battride War II. Now the idol group is back to try out Kamen Rider Kiva, Den-O, Gaim, and Wizard. Unlike Bandai Namco's last video, the ladies are up against...Show More Summary
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The language he once was punished for speaking in school became Chester Nez’s primary weapon in World War II.
A group of World War II veterans headed to France received a patriotic sendoff before boarding their flight in Detroit. On Monday, gate agents discovered that 12 veterans, including one who was going to an event at Omaha Beach for the 70th anniversary of D-Day, were waiting to board a Delta flight. Show More Summary
The final member of the original Navajo code talkers, the group of 28 Native Americans who played a crucial role for U.S. communications during World War II, has died.