The 1st of September, 1939 signaled the start of World War II, when the Germans attacked Poland. One of their first actions was to gather Jews in ghettos. The Nazis began building concentration camps in order to launch “Generalplan Ost,” an ethnic cleansing of Jews, Poles, Romani people, homosexuals, and people with disabilities.
Here are some real examples that have been heard or reported. 1. A pilot who was a little too honest. On a Continental Flight with a very “senior” Flight Attendant crew, the Pilot said, “Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve reached cruising altitude and will be turning down the cabin lights. This is for your comfort and to enhance the appearance of your...
Having a public piano in a shopping center, station, or busy street can be cause for concern. But, many times, it can also be a cause for celebration. It's the perfect opportunity for people from all walks of life to showcase their talents, practice their skill, or give passersby an unforgettable performance. One girl...
If you’ve ever attempted to walk or drive on black ice then you’ll know exactly how dangerous it is. This came as no surprise when Shelby County informed parents that in an effort to wait for it to melt from the roads school would be delayed. Bus driver Wayne Price didn’t...
Gerber Chooses baby with Down Syndrome as this year’s Gerber baby, and he has already stolen hearts! Every year, Gerber chooses a Gerber baby in their annual contest which first started in 2010. This year’s Gerber baby is Lucas Warren, a 1 year old from Dalton, Georgia who is the first Gerber baby with...
For a little girl, there are few greater, more exciting, opportunities than being someone’s flower girl. Walking down the aisle and helping to make the bride look like a fairytale princess is a real honor, but for some the occasion can all get a bit too much. For others, however, it’s an opportunity to flaunt their...
When Mary walked into Makeover Guy's studio in Minneapolis, MN, all she requested was for a hair cut and make-up tips to make her look less frumpy and old. Little did she know she was going to leave the studio a new woman! Christopher Hopkins, also known as MakeoverGuy, is also known by a lot of things. He...
Shopping can be a great experience for families . . . if parents can keep their children occupied. Because young children have so much energy to burn, they can sometimes become restless and start to wander around the store if a parent isn't keeping a close eye on them. On this particular day, a...
William Kyle Carpenter. You might know his name, you might not, but you can never dispute the fact he is a certified American hero. At the age of 21, Kyle earned the rank of Lance Corporal in the United States Marines. In 2010, he was sent into war in Afghanistan. During a firefight, a grenade landed near where Kyle and another...
Dating and having a significant other is a huge milestone for teens. The thought of going out on that first real date causes butterflies to flit about in the stomach. There's so many questions! What to wear, when to hold hands, and don't forget that first kiss!