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David Blaine

David Blaine has been Buried Alive for a Total of Seven Days Throughout a Course of a Decade. He was also Encased in Ice for 64 Hours and Stood on a 100 Foot Pillar for 35 Hours.

To perform this street magic, the magician enters a crowd and demonstrates his abilities by performing various magic tricks in descending order of difficulty. Do you know who David Blaine is?  Over a decade, David Blaine has been buried alive for seven days, encased in ice for 64 hours, standing on a 100-foot-high pillar for …

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Theater Actors

In Ancient Rome, Actors Had a Very Low Social Status. They were Seen as Slightly Better Than Prostitutes.

After the global pandemic closed stadiums and silenced performances worldwide, the world’s highest-paid celebrities earned a combined $6.1 billion before taxes and fees, a $200 million drop from 2019. But did you know actors in Ancient Rome had a more difficult time? In ancient Rome, actors were considered little better than prostitutes in terms of …

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Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash Once Got into a Fight with an Ostrich and Lost.

John R. Cash was a country music singer-songwriter from the United States. Much of Cash’s music, particularly in the latter stages of his career, contained themes of sorrow, moral tribulation, and redemption. While his career was successful, he did have some losses. Did you know that Cash got into a fight with an ostrich?  Johnny …

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Lysistrata

Lysistrata is an Ancient Greek Comedy Where Women Withheld Sex to End a War.

From the 6th century BCE, ancient Greek comedy was a popular and influential form of theater performed throughout ancient Greece. Aristophanes and Menander were the genre’s most famous playwrights, and their works, as well as those of their contemporaries, poked fun at politicians, philosophers, and fellow artists. But did you know there’s an ancient Greek …

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Jonah Hill

Jonah Hill Holds the Record for the Most Swear Words Said in a Movie. He Used 376 Swear Words Throughout his Career, with the Majority Split Between Superbad and The Wolf of Wall Street

Jonah Hill Feldstein is an American actor and filmmaker popularly known for his comedic roles. He rose to fame for his film Superbad and earned award nominations for his roles in Moneyball and The Wolf of Wall Street. But did you know he is also the actor with the most amount of swear words said …

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The Passenger The Shining

The Bar Scenes in the Film “Passengers” Pays Homage to the Bar in the Overlook Hotel in The Shining. The Look and Layout are Similar, and Both Barmen Wore Red and Were Not Human

Passengers is a 2016 American science-fiction romance film written and directed by Morten Tyldum. Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt star, with Laurence Fishburne and Michael Sheen providing support. It follows two passengers on an enormous interstellar spacecraft carrying thousands of people to a colony 60 light-years from Earth. The two are jolted out of their …

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Mary Poppins

Julie Andrews was Not Considered for the Lead Part in “My Fair Lady,” But She Took Home the Oscar in the Same Year for her Role in “Mary Poppins,” While Audrey Hepburn was not Even Nominated.

Julie Andrews is one of Hollywood’s most loved icons. She has appeared in several fan-favorite blockbusters and garnered numerous accolades in her career. But did you know that she was snubbed for the role of Eliza Doolittle in the film My Fair Lady? Julie Andrews was snubbed for the starring role in the film My …

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Ray Liotta

Ray Liotta was Adopted at Six Months. He Hired a Private Detective to Find His Biological Mother in the Early 2000s.

Ray Liotta was an American actor and film producer and was popularly known for his roles in Field of Dreams and Goodfellas. He had quite a successful career and turly made a name in the industry. But did you know he was not actually Italian? Ray Liotta was adopted from an orphanage at the age …

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John Malkovich

John Malkovich Helped a Man Who Accidentally Tripped and Slight His Throat on a Piece of Scaffolding by Applying Pressure on His Neck, Which Eventually Saved His Life

John Malkovich is an American actor popular for films like Con Air, Empire of the Sun, Killing Fields, Hitchikers Guide to the Galaxy, and more. He received several accolades, including a Primetime Emmy. But did you know he was also able to save a stranger’s life? John Malkovich saved a man who had tripped and …

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Jeremy Wade

Why Did the River Monsters Series End?

River Monsters is a British and American wildlife documentary television program produced by Icon Films of Bristol, the UK for Animal Planet. It is hosted by extreme angler and biologist Jeremy Wade, who travels the world in search of the most terrifying freshwater and saltwater killers, looking for clues, eyewitnesses, and stories about people who …

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