If only all athletes could be as generous as 26 year old P.K. Subban. He’s a defenseman for the Montreal Canadiens, and he doesn’t think of himself as a hockey player – he thinks of himself as a man who plays hockey. And he wants people to focus just as much on what he does […]
Folks on an Air Canada flight recently had to make a pit stop to save the life of a passenger. Not a human passenger, a canine passenger. Now the pilot is being credited with saving that dog’s life by diverting a flight from Tel Aviv to Toronto after a heating system malfunction in the plane’s […]
There’s a Golden Retriever named Britney who’s the last surviving search-and-rescue dog to work Ground Zero after 9/11. (Her name’s spelled Bretagne, but it’s pronounced Britney.) Her handler is a woman from Texas named Denise Corliss, and 9/11 was their first assignment together. Denise says she didn’t just help with the search-and-rescue mission, but also […]
There’s a village in Wales that has the longest name of any location in Europe, and the second-longest in the world. The name is 58 letters long, and they adopted it in the 1860’s as a promotional thing to get more tourists. Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch…yeah, I wouldn’t even try to pronounce this, but a weatherman in England […]
An encounter with wildlife that both species truly enjoyed. Videographer Gary Grayson get an unbelievable encounter with an Atlantic Grey Seal while Scuba Diving in the Scilly Isles.
This is a such a great story about how people really can open up their hearts to someone they don’t even know and make a difference that will change not only this mans life, but the lives of his children. 35 year old Abdul Halim is a refugee dad who was pictured selling pens on […]
The Oxford English Dictionary is one of the most famous dictionaries in the world. It’s HARD for a word to get in there. But they also have a branch called the Oxford Dictionaries that adds newer, modern words that are just becoming a thing . . . and that MIGHT get into the main Oxford […]
Had the opportunity to chat with bassist Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick – what a great guy! The band is kicking butt and taking names as they polish up a new CT album for release, and Tom has been busy with another project very near and dear to his heart – Rock Your Speech. This […]