These are strange and difficult times. We are starting to see the spread of the virus spread slow down, and social distancing measures remain firmly in place for now. But amid all the gloom, some beautiful things are happening. Among the best is the music balcony phenomenon. People from around the globe take to their balconies to sing and share music with each other. From Italy to Iraq, from the United States to Panama, citizens of the world remind us how beautiful and talented humanity is.
The cosmos has been baffling the human race since the dawn of time. We once thought the universe consisted of only our solar system. Now we know we live on a "tiny" little ball of rock and water in a galaxy among billions. We do know some things, and we're learning more everyday. But as of now, there are some real mysteries out there, and some minding-bending phenomena to think about. In this article, we consider of couple of the craziest things the cosmos has to offer.
Hip-hop started to take shape in the 1970s. In the 1990s, it broke out of North America and took the world by storm. Since then, it has been at the cutting edge of culture and music. In comparing the impact of hip-hop to that to that of the works of literary classics like Shakespeare, we can see that they are cultural and historical peers.
If you got to California anytime soon, be sure to check out the Giant Forest of Sequoia National Park. There, among other cool things, you will find some of the world's biggest and oldest trees. Some are thousands of years old. And among these awesome monsters, stands General Sherman - the biggest and oldest tree in the world. At almost 300 feet tall, and 37 feet wide, this thing is an absolute beast. We "highly" recommend coming in for a closer look.
Quentin Tarantino is one of the best movie makers of our time. In fact, some people even dare to say that he's the best movie maker to have ever walked the Earth. Regardless of how you feel about his status, one thing is crystal clear: he's a major superstar, and he changed the film industry forever. But, as it turns out, in a weird twist of fate, he might not have made it anywhere if it wasn't for a brief appearance on Golden Girls in 1988.
There you are, driving down the icy road in the middle of the winter on your way to wherever you're going. It's freezing outside. Good thing you have the heat cranked, you have a nice steaming coffee in the cup holder, and are all bundled up and ready to make the perilous 15-second journey that stands between your car and the door to your destination. Suddenly, to your bewilderment and slight horror, you spot a young guy walking down the street in shorts! "Oh my god" you think to yourself, "what's this guy thinking? Why is he wearing shorts?" As it turns out, this is a thing. and lots of guys refuse to wear long pants during the cold season. Come in and find out why.
After seeing a DeLorean DMC and thinking about it for a second, it's clear that the sleek silver 1980s speedster gets a special place in our hearts. When digging through the archives of the DeLorean's history, an interesting and controversial narrative starts to emerge. From the birth of John DeLorean, the mastermind behind the design, to the car's iconic role in Back to the Future, we bring you the lowdown of this little bundle of American culture.
People say time flies when you're having a good time. In our case, the case of mere anonymous mortals, time seems to fly extra quickly when we see how fast the kids of stars grow up. One day we see Madonna carrying her baby daughter in her arms, the next day, she's a supermodel. Her case is not unique though. Get comfy and join us for a blast to the past to see celebs with their little kids, and then hang on while we time travel back to the present to see what the kids are up to now that they're all grown up.
Legendary funnyman, Ricky Gervais, has been making a lot of noise in the entertainment world lately because of his "memorable" speech at the Golden Globes. Or you might know him best for his lead role in The Office. But did you know that in the 1980s, he was the lead singer in a pop band? Well, neither did we... until now. Delve into some Ricky Gervais history and get the full story behind one of comedy's superstars in his journey as a pop-star.
The tragic death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna makes us want to all call our loved ones and tell them how much we care for them. Bryant will forever be remembered for his sick b-ball skills and kind-hearted philanthropy. But he also leaves something else important behind: #GirlDad. Find out why the hashtag is going viral, and come have a look at the touching story and legacy of a basketball hero
These superstars got over the typical teenage anxiety of being seen with your parents at a cool event. They brought their moms to the biggest red carpet affairs, including the Oscars, the Grammys, the Tony Awards, and others. And we have to say, the results are super cute. This article will make you want to call your mom, tell her you love her, and then invite her out for a nice dinner. Come in and have a look at some of Hollywood's biggest momma's boys and girls.
Super Bowl LIV was an absolute blast. With no shortage of white-knuckle moments and reversals of fortune, it had us clenching our seats the whole time. The halftime show was also amazing. J.Lo and Shakira really tackled it beautifully. But the Super Bowl, the biggest sporting event in the US, wasn't always this huge. Join us for a flashback to 1967 to see what the first Super Bowl in history looked like.
Liza Minnelli and her parents are some of Hollywood's most important stars. From The Wizard of Oz to Cabaret to Gigi, the Minnellis are responsible for some of the 20th century's biggest hits. But deep in the Hollywood Hills lies their once glorious but now decrepit mansion. Their story is glamorous, but it is one which is no stranger to intrigue. Come have a look at their fascinating history!
Blake Crouch, new kid on the horror genre block chills us to the bone with over a dozen terrifying and unique novels. This guy mixes pretty much every kind of pulse-driving element. His books and short stories feature tastes of horror, thriller, drama, action, suspense, science fiction and more. Stephen King, the Lord of Darkness himself, has praised this new-age horror genius. See what all the fuss is about, that is, if you like a good scare.
Popular Everything went on a serious mission: to bring you explosive mid-action shots of the hardest-hitting, earth trembling sport in the business. Suit up and join us for an epic tour of some perfectly time football photos. Some of these sweet pictures are high-octane, some are downright hilarious. Whatever you're looking for, get ready to enjoy!
Planet of the Apes was possibly the biggest film of the 1960s, and continued to awe us throughout the subsequent decades. The story idea is revolutionary, the costumes were then the epitome of innovation. Join Popular Everything for an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of one of the most iconic films of all time.
Do you like wacky coincidences? Do you like to question your own sanity? Do you like to laugh? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then join Popular Everything on a whirlwind tour of some of the funniest pics of people and objects that look alike.