Tagged "The Arts"
Is This a Video of an Amazing Chinese Fireworks Demonstration?9 July 2015
"This video is a treat for the eyes ... and the show has never been equaled in the West."
Bette Davis Landed Her Biggest Role After Posting an Ad in a Newspaper?22 April 2015
Bette Davis is rumored to have landed her role in 'What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?' through placing an ad in a Hollywood publication seeking employment as an actress.
Jumper Kills Nemesis
Abandoned wife throws herself out the window, only to land on her errant spouse, killing him.
Public Broadcasting Cuts (2006)
Is Congress seeking to cut federal funding of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting?
The Little Rascals and Bill Cosby
Did Bill Cosby buy up the rights to the 'Little Rascals' comedies to keep them off of TV?
Elvis Presley Catfish Remark
Did Elvis' backup singers walk out after he said their breath 'smelled like catfish'?
How 311 Got Its Name
Is the popular rock band '311' associated with the Ku Klux Klan?
Thanks, Kalat16 January 2004
Does a photograph show a statue of a U.S. soldier crafted by an Iraqi sculptor?
Song of the South and NAACP
Is 'Song of the South' unavailable on video in America because of NAACP threats?
Clever Shopping Bags
Photographs show shopping bags adorned with clever artwork.
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Did Obama Pledge ‘More Flexibility’ Toward Russia After the 2012 Election?13 December 2016
In 2012, President Obama was overheard over a hot microphone telling President Dmitri Medvedev of Russia he would have "more flexibility" to negotiate with Putin after the election.
Is This Video of a ‘Gyro Drop’ Amusement Park Ride Real?14 June 2019
The "Gyro Drop" is a real amusement park ride, but a popular video of it relies on some imagination.
Will Woody Be Openly Bisexual in ‘Toy Story 4?’3 June 2019
A niche genre of 'satire' sexualizes animated characters.
Does Facebook Have ‘Shake-to-Report’ Feature That Lands Users in ‘Facebook Jail’?14 June 2019
As of late May 2019, a new Facebook feature allowing users to report technical problems by shaking their phones was being rolled out gradually to all mobile accounts.
Does This Photograph Show Two Boys — One Vaccinated, One Not — Who Were Exposed to Smallpox?13 June 2018
In the early 1900s, Allan Warner documented several cases of smallpox and the effects of vaccinations.