One hundred and fifty years ago in rural France, a girl collecting wood in a cave saw a vision of the Virgin Mary. From then on Lourdes, last chance saloon to the faithful and Catholic Disneyland to others, has boomed. Peadar Clarke was immobile due to Multiple Sclerosis and given four years to live when, […]
After acting as the back end of the Human Centipede in the movie Human Centipede, Em decided to be a vlogger specializing in all many of exotic animals with a particular fondness for that most maligned of creatures, the cockroach. What does she love about them and why do weird people on the internet fantasize […]
Karl Lagerfeld – the name stands for much more than just fashion. What makes the fashion icon so successful? Who’s the man behind the sunglasses? Designer, artist, fashion icon, also known as “Kaiser Karl.” No living fashion designer, let alone a German one, is as celebrated as Karl Lagerfeld. On September 10, the man with […]
On a cold Paris morning in January 1895, as 20,000 people shouted, “Death to the traitor, death to the Jew,” French Army Captain Alfred Dreyfus was publicly stripped of his rank for committing high treason. That the evidence against him was flimsy and fabricated did not matter; he was Jewish, and that alone was enough […]
The Nazi Ghost Train is the popular name for a train that, at the beginning of September 1944, was intended to transport the political prisoners and Allied airmen held at Saint-Gilles prison in Brussels, to camps in Germany. Summary from Wikipedia Thumbnail from We Are The Mighty (Team Mighty/”Riese Rzeczka korytarz 344″ by Przykuta)
” For 34 years, he was shut away in the French prison of Pignerol, doubly locked behind the prison walls and a heavy iron mask that kept his face hidden. Some 300 years after his death, the identity of this tragic figure remains a mystery, even as the world’s leading historians have examined every aspect […]
Krõõt Jurak and Alex Bailey are on a mission to introduce the animal world to performance art. The pair stages unique shows across Europe for any pet owner who’s willing to have them, where they roll along the floor, wiggle their limbs, and get to know dozens of cats and dogs in the process.
“Poachers are destroying our country’s future. Animals are our capital,” says Rendani Nethengwe, a gamekeeper in the Kruger National Park in South Africa. Nethengwe is one of the most experienced rangers in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, responsible for the protection of animals in every respect: from poachers, from disease. This documentary accompanies him, veterinarian […]