Wellness & Lifestyle

Old School Pastimes of Yesteryear Have Been Making a Come Back in 2020

With most of us living very much indoors for most of this year, people have been turning to some unexpected hobbies to pass the time. It seems like many us are harking back to simpler activities, or at least doing our best to make use of the garden. We running through a few of the retro throwback pastimes that have been booming in sales during the global pandemic. And yes - young people are just as responsible for the surge in interest as everyone else!
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Sports

All About Paige Spiranac, the Pro Golfer Who Became an Instagram Sensation

We think it's high time we find out who Paige Spiranac really is. Known for being the "hot golfer" on social media, she's changing what people think an athlete should look like. But as one of the most popular sportswomen today, we wanted to take a closer look at the professional golfer, and how she got to where she is today. And we have to say, it's not been easy for Paige. She's even had a fair share of controversy throughout her career, which we'll be diving into deeper. Read on to find out more about the real Paige Spiranac.
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Entertainment

Avatar 2: Everything You Need To Know About James Cameron’s Much Anticipated Sequel

Wondering what's happening with the second Avatar movie? You're not the only one. The first film was released back in 2009, receiving huge acclaim for it's ambitious special affects. But now we're over a decade on and ever-antsy to find out what happens next for Jake Sully and Neytiri. Director James Cameron's been busy behind the scenes for this challenging project, and we dont doubt it's been keeping his hands full. We're giving you the low-down on what's going on with the sequel.
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Tech & Innovation

These Unusual International Inventions Didn’t Catch on In the States and We Can See Why

We've all seen products that make us double take. But the overseas market is bursting with unheard gadgets and inventions that simply wouldn't work in the U.S. Whether they fulfill a purpose America doesn't have a need to or they're just too bizarre for us to consider, these products haven't found a way to penetrate the market in the states. Take a look at the really strange international creations that think way outside the box.
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Celebrities

The Seldom Heard Stories Behind These Scandalous Stars Who Were Caught Cheating on Their Partners

It doesn't come as a surprise these days when Hollywood couples call it time on their relationships. As the public, we're used to hearing about stars breakking up or moving on. But if the reason for their split is whole lot more scandalous, they try their best to keep it hushed up. For some cheating scandals it can take years until the truth about them comes out. Which is why at Popular Everything, we've gathered all the info there is about what really went down.
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Around the World

A Glimpse Into Meghan and Harry’s Life in the U.S. and Their Rocky Relationship With the Royal Family

It's not completely true to say that no one saw it coming when Meghan and Harry chose to retire from their royal duties at the beginning of this year. They had been one of the senior royals for a year and a half before they chose a life in America of freedom and, as we'll come to see, possibly lucrative work in Hollywood. At Popular Everything, we're breaking down the talk around these two, from their aspirations to become more famous to Harry and Meg's divided opinions on life in the United States.
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Sports

The Tricky Situation Tokyo Finds Itself in Now They’ve Postponed the Olympics To 2021

Tokyo had no choice but to postpone its 2020 Olympic games with the current global pandemic climate. But pushing it into 2021 hasn't solved all the problems, if any at all. When the virus will no longer be a threat is still very much unknown, and considering how prevalent it's been over the last few months, it's looking unlikely to go away anytime soon. But the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have stated that it refuses to delay the Olympic games past the summer of 2021, so it looks like Tokyo has no choice but to push ahead. And the nation's not happy about it.
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Sports

The Real Superwomen: Female Athletes Who Outperformed Their Male Counterparts and Made Sports History

Today, female athletes are more celebrated than they've ever been, however, it's taken a lot to get to this point. Where women once weren't allowed to compete, the last century has seen female athletes reach incredible feats and even outperform their male counterparts in male-dominated sports. At Popular Everything, we've compiled a list of women who broke the gender barrier and made sports history.
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Celebrities

40+ Celeb Couples Whose Love Give Interracial Relationships The Representation They Deserve

We're discovering that there's a ton of celebs that have partnered up with people from totally different backgrounds to them. Whether they have a diverse cultural or racial identity, these couples are proving that nothing can stand in the way of true love. We think it's high time that couples from mixed backgrounds are seen and celebrated as much as homogenous couples have been. So we've put together this list of famous people you might not have realized are dating outside their race and culture.
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History

The Real Rosie the Riveters: Rare Color Photographs of Women at Work During WW2

The Second World War was a groundbreaking time in history for women. As men were being drafted into the military, thousands of essential jobs across all sectors were being vacated. Workplaces had to adapt fast to the changes with industrial factories, in particular, needing more personnel to cope with the rising demand of the military. At Popular Everything, we've collected the most sensational photos of the critical era. A time usually only seen in black-and-white, these color images capture the real "Rosie the Riveters" who stepped in to do a man's job.
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Celebrities

Goofy A-Listers: The Red Carpet Mishaps That Prove Celebrities Really Are Human

We don't know about you, but we're a bit tired of seeing the Hollywood A-listers looking so polished and perfect. After all, they're people too - and thanks to the hordes of paparazzi, their more "human" moments are captured. Check out the funniest slips-ups happening at the most exclusive events in town. It was always going to catch up on them eventually - but don't take our word for it. Take a look at the red carpet mishaps that the papers miss out.
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Celebrities

Double the Trouble, Double the Fun: 50+ Stars Come Face to Face With Their Wax Figures

Many of us have dreamt about seeing our beloved icons in person, but now, thanks to Madame Tussauds, we don't have to. There are over 21 Madame Tussauds locations worldwide, all showcasing some of Hollywood's most exceptional stars and cultural icons. Names like Ed Sheeran, Sofia Vergara, Jacky Chan, and Betty White have all debuted their doppelgängers at various museums, proving how hair-raising it is to meet waxworks of themselves. Luckily for us, it led to some pretty interesting photo ops. With some of these, you won't be able to tell who's wax and who's the real deal.
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Tech & Innovation

Virgin Galactic Unveils Their Spaceship Cabin Design for Golden Ticket Holders at $200,000 a Head

The future is almost upon us. Richard Branson's space enterprise initiative, Virgin Galactic, has released images of what to expect from the cabin interiors. Launched in 2004, Virgin Galactic is finally creeping closer to becoming the first spacecraft made available to buying customers. It comes at a pretty penny, however, with price estimates circulating around the $200,000 mark. Preparing the first-ever commercial spacecraft is no easy feat, so it's taking time to realize. But there's one clear goal in sight for Richard which, in his own words, is to see Virgin Galactic become the "Spaceline for Earth."
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Celebrities

Revealing The Natural Hair Color of These Stars Will Completely Change Their Trademark Look

The rich and famous have edgy styles or luscious locks that most of us could only dream of. But, as we've recently come to realize, many of them have a natural hair color that is completely different from their trademark look. We've done some digging to find out exactly what the natural hair colors of stars are, and we've found some surprising results. From vintage icons to modern-day models, it appears everyone who's anyone in showbusiness is dramatically dying their hair.
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Around the World

A Look at The Dress That Princess Beatrice Borrowed From the Queen for Her Secret Wedding

The global pandemic we find ourselves in didn't stop Princess Beatrice for very long. She was originally planned to get married on 29th May this year but had to call it off in light of the restrictions on contact. But on the 17th July, she managed to pull it off in secret with most of her family in attendance. But the real surprise came in her choice of wedding dress. She opted for a gown belonging to Her Majesty herself.
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Around the World

Restaurants Around the World Are Coming up With Creative Solutions to Remain Open During This Pandemic

With so much of our everyday lives changing lately, it's comforting to see that some food places are going the extra mile to stay open and safe. It's hardly an essential to eat out, but it's a feel-good luxury that isn't going down without a fight. They may be perfect solutions, but they are better than nothing. Take a look at our pick of the food services best solutions.
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Entertainment

How True to History Was The Crown? Comparing the Hit Netflix Show to the Real-Life Royal Family

Award-winning Netflix series The Crown has had us on the edge of our seats lately. From scandalous romances to stunning set designs, they've managed to bring Britain's rich royal history back to life. And it's in no small part due to their best efforts to replicate the people, costumes, and sets as faithfully as possible. Take a look and see how much of the show was true to real to life. You might find yourself surprised at just how painstakingly accurate they were.
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History

Brigitte Bardot as You’ve Never Known: Rare Photos Capturing the Life and Times of a Parisian Wild Child

Brigitte Bardot has gone down in the history books as one of the most iconic actresses of all time. She was the golden child who was always destined for a life of fame and fortune, having had an early exposure to the fashion and entertainment industry. But there was more to her life than just her famous looks; she experienced an extremely eventful and extraordinary life. As the ultimate symbol of glamor and allure during the 50s and 60s, we've taken a deep dive into the mysterious side of Brigitte that everyone's less familiar with.
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Wellness & Lifestyle

Making a Come-Back: Drive-In Movie Theaters Experience a Surge in Popularity During Pandemic

Almost rendered extinct, drive-in movie theaters have been given a new lease of life thanks to the new norm: social distancing. Except this is a way of being in everyone's company but from the safety of your car. During the global pandemic, drive-ins have grown hugely in popularity as people are looking for alternative ways to leave their house. Dating back to the 1930s, drive-in movie-going has taken on a nostalgic identity hardly associated with modern times. But they've circled back around to today, where outdoor movie tickets are selling fast.
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Stories

The Most Moving Moments Captured During the George Floyd Protests This Week

We've seen a huge national outcry this week in response to the unjust killing of George Floyd. An overwhelming number of citizens have hit the streets to object to the treatment he received as an unarmed black man by four Minneapolis police officers, forcing people to confront racial bias in America's law enforcement. With so much chaos going on this week, we wanted to share some of the uplifting moments that have developed across the states.
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Celebrities

Celebrities Who Defied Expectations With Their Unconventional Wedding Dresses

When celebrities have a wedding to plan, the most nerve-wracking decision has to be in finding the perfect dress to wear. We've seen them in idyllic and traditional gowns, but we're more interested in when the rich and famous choose to leave behind bridal traditions and wear something a little unexpected. Whether it's an eccentric color, a daring silhouette, or not a dress at all, these wedding outfits are unusual and one-of-a-kind. Take a look at what atypical look these stars chose to wear on their special day.
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