By the time you hit your 90s, you probably figure that you've already seen it all and been shocked as many times as you ever will be for the rest of your life. Fortunately for these two men, there was one big surprise left. 95-year-old Florida resident Norman Cooper answered his phone one day and was immediately pelted with a barrage of very personal questions about his past by a complete stranger from Canada.
From serious astrophysicist and researcher, to television star, to public science speaker and educator, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson has led an amazing life. His stellar career started as an astronomy-obsessed youth in the Bronx and led him all the way to becoming the lead astronomer at the Hayden Planetarium and the host of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, which has won several Emmys and a Peabody Award. Maybe you know some of Tyson's life story or maybe you only know him as the popular "Internet Badass" meme. We're going to take a look at the little-known facts behind the man who reintroduced a generation to the wonder of the stars.
Everybody loves an ugly duckling story and the child stars included on this list reflect just that! Let's face it, not everybody was born a great beauty and that includes celebrities, even ones that have always been in the spotlight. Sometimes it takes celebs a few years to really grow into their looks.
First it was the smartphones, now it's the washing machines. In the same month that Samsung admitted it knows of at least 35 instances of Note7 batteries exploding or catching fire amid a nationwide recall in the U.S., the company is also having to deal with reports that some of its top-loading washers are also exploding.
Kim Kardashian was attacked by celebrity prankster Vitalii Sediuk during Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday while entering L’Avenue restaurant. Video recorded by fashion stylist Ondine Azoulay shows how Kardashian’s bodyguard apprehended Sediuk when he attempted to make contact with her. Kardashian later referenced this on Twitter, tweeting, “My security @PascalDuvier is a G.”
Disturbing video shows a mother in Massachusetts who apparently collapsed from a drug overdose while her toddler stood nearby trying to wake her up. A 36-year-old woman is seen in the cellphone footage lying unconscious in a local Family Dollar store on the morning of Sept. 18 while a two-year-old, reported to be the woman’s daughter, cries and pulls on the woman’s arm.
‘Human pup' sleeps in a cage, plays fetch and gets belly rubs from his master - but he draws the line at eating dog food Lucky, 35, acts as a human pup Oz, 60, wearing a £1,000 latex outfit Pair live together in Nuneaton, Warwickshire but are not in a relationship Lucky sleeps in both a bed and a cage made for a Great Dane But draws the line at eating his meals out of a dog bowl
A woman in Guangzhou, China, was devastated to find her son was born with an eye condition which means he has little or no eye tissue. The condition Anophthalmia affects one in every 100,000 children, according to NHS, and it means that the boy will never be able to see. The child's mother, named Liu Peihua, gave birth on September 20 and is now talking with specialists at a larger hospital in Guangzhou to get a thorough examination of the baby, reports the People's Daily Online.
For all those getting upset over a news article trending in several websites that astrology charts have changed, RELAX!!! It’s all a hoax. Your zodiac has not changed. The biggest reason put forward by such false reporting is the dead give away that NASA said so!! Since when has NASA started involving itself with astrology? NASA issued a very blunt statement to this effect via its Spokesman Dwayne Brown “NASA studies Astronomy not Astrology. All those worrying out there should realize that NASA is a space agency spending millions of dollars on astronomy and space research. They are definitely not going to spend that money playing Harry Potter. Talk about the classic case of catching the bull by the tail this fiasco ended up with many websites catching the bull by something else instead. They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing and thus NASA’s new astronomical charts have been misinterpreted to causing a ruckus that peoples Astrology charts have changed. What’s worse is the introduction of a 13th sign called Ophiuchus which is absurd. This is how the so called theorists have been debunked.
Remember the hit show The Nanny that used to come on TV? It’s about the life of a not so posh beautician who is hired to become the nanny to three rich kids of a widowed playwright. But that’s show business and not at all what real nannies face every day. It involves a lot of sex, weed and money as you can read in these unbelievable stories that nannies have to tell about their jobs
If you want to really know the worth of someone, see how they treat others they have more power over. If they try to empower those people and treat them fairly, and with kindness, then they're a good person. If they abuse them, well, then they're an absolute scumbag. And this is especially true of partners who abuse their significant others both emotionally and physically.