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Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series, based on George R. R. Martins book series A Song of Ice and Fire. The first episode was shown on April 17, 2011 on Home Box Office. There are eight seasons in total as of 2019. The f ...

                                               

Seinfeld

Seinfeld was an American television series. The series is thought by many people to be a great situation comedy. It was created by Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David and ran from 1989 to 1998. Jerry Seinfeld plays himself.

                                               

Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple, or Shirley Temple Black was an American actress, diplomat and television series hostess. Temple has the distinction of being the first Academy Juvenile Award recipient in 1934.

                                               

Ann Reinking

Ann Reinking was an American actress, dancer, and choreographer. Reinking was born in Seattle, Washington. Reinking acted in Coco 1969, Over Here! 1974, Goodtime Charley 1975, Chicago 1977, Dancin 1978 and Sweet Charity 1986. She won a Tony Award ...

                                               

CNET

CNET written as c|net is formerly known as Computer Network. Founded in 1994 by Halsey Minor and Shelby Bonnie, it was the flagship brand of CNET Networks and became a brand of CBS Interactive through that units acquisition of CNET Networks in 20 ...

                                               

The Onion

The Onion is an American satirical digital media company and newspaper organization. It publishes articles on international, national, and local news. The company is based in Chicago. It started as a weekly print publication on 29 August 1988 in ...

                                               

George Carlin

George Denis Patrick Carlin was an American Stand-up comedian, writer, social critic, actor, author, comedian, amateur, philosopher and satirist. Carlin was born and raised in Manhattan, New York City. He was known for his "seven dirty words" rou ...

                                               

George Polk Awards

The George Polk Awards in Journalism are American journalism awards given every year by Long Island University in the U.S. state of New York. A writer for a PBS group blog named the awards as "one of only a couple of journalism prizes that means ...

                                               

Pearl S. Buck

Pearl S. Buck was an American writer. She lived in China for over 20 of 40 years and wrote about the country. Her book The Good Earth was a bestseller in 1931 and 1932. The book won a Pulitzer Prize in 1932. She won the 1938 Nobel Prize in Litera ...

                                               

Jose Saramago

Jose de Sousa Saramago, was a Portuguese writer, playwright and journalist. Saramago was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1998. He lived on Lanzarote in the Canary Islands, Spain.

                                               

The Boston Post

The Boston Post was a newspaper published in Boston, Massachusetts between 1831 and 1956. It was one of the most popular daily newspaper in New England for over a hundred years. The Post was founded in November 1831 by two businessmen: Charles G. ...

                                               

Daily News (New York)

The Daily News of New York City is a daily tabloid newspaper. As of a 2009 study by BurrellesLuce, a media relations measurement service, it is the fifth most-widely distributed daily newspaper in the United States, publishing and selling. The or ...

                                               

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind is a 1936 novel by Margaret Mitchell. It tells the story of a family woman in the American South during the Civil War. She falls in love with a city gentleman. It is one of the most famous books of its time, and was made into a ...

                                               

The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath is a novel written by John Steinbeck. It was published in 1939. The book won both the Pulitzer Prize and the Nobel Prize in Literature. It is often read in American high school and college classes. The title of the novel is fr ...

                                               

Oscar Hijuelos

Hijuelos was born in New York City, in Morningside Heights, Manhattan. His parents were Cuban immigrants. He studied at the Corpus Christi School in Morningside Heights. Later, he attended Bronx Community College, Lehman College, and Manhattan Co ...

                                               

The Philadelphia Inquirer

The Philadelphia Inquirer is a newspaper that serves the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, metropolitan area of the United States. The newspaper was founded by John R. Walker and John Norvell in June 1829 as The Pennsylvania Inquirer and is the third-o ...

                                               

Elihu Root

Elihu Root was an American lawyer and politician. Root was United States Secretary of State under President Theodore Roosevelt and United States Secretary of War under President Roosevelt and President William McKinley. He was later a United Stat ...

                                               

Grameen Bank

The Grameen Bank is a community development bank started in Bangladesh. They give small loans to poor people without asking for money before the loan is given. The word "Grameen", is made of the word "gram" or "village", and means "of the village ...

                                               

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is a group of scientists chosen by governments and other large groups from around the world who study the way that humans are making the Earth heat up unnaturally. The group was established in 1988 by ...

                                               

Betty Williams (peace activist)

Betty Williams was a Northern Irish peace activist. She was born in Belfast. She started the organization "Community of Peace People", who worked toward getting peace in Northern Ireland. In 1976, she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, together w ...

                                               

World Food Programme

The World Food Programme is the food-assistance branch of the United Nations and the worlds largest humanitarian organization. is founded by Food and Agriculture Organization in 1961. Its mission is to end hunger and helping giving people food. A ...

                                               

Dennis Gabor

Dennis Gabor was a Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist, most notable for inventing holography, for which he later received the 1971 Nobel Prize in Physics.

                                               

Murray Gell-Mann

Murray Gell-Mann was an American physicist who received the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the theory of elementary particles. He was the Robert Andrews Millikan Professor of Theoretical Physics Emeritus at the California Institute o ...

                                               

Abdus Salam

Mohammad Abdus Salam was a Pakistani theoretical physicist. He was awarded the 1979 Nobel Prize in Physics. He was initially educated at the Government College Lahore and the University of the Punjab, Lahore. For a time also worked at the Governm ...

                                               

Walter Rudolf Hess

Walter Rudolf Hess was a Swiss physiologist. He won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1949 for "locating the areas of the brain involved in the control of internal organs". The prize was shared with Egas Moniz. Hess was born on 17 Marc ...

                                               

Child sexual abuse

Child sexual abuse is a kind of child abuse when an adult or someone else with power makes a child do any kind of sexual activities. In most cases, the position of power is important. The child is either unwilling or unable to consent. Children b ...

                                               

Child grooming

Child grooming is a term which describes the following situation. When an adult becomes friends with a child, this is sometimes done for a reason. The reason is to lower the inhibitions of the child and to prepare for sexual abuse. So, action tak ...

                                               

Cuties

Cuties is a 2020 French coming-of-age comedy-drama movie. It was written and directed by Maïmouna Doucoure. The movie stars Fathia Youssouf, Medina El Aidi-Azouni, Esther Gohourou, Ilanah Cami-Goursolas and Maïmouna Gueye. The movie is about a Fr ...

                                               

Lolicon

Lolicon, is a slang word for the phrase "Lolita complex". In Japan, the word explains a hebephilic desire for drawings of teenage or prepubescent, or a young girl who desires other girls. Outside Japan, the word is less common. It denotes a genre ...

                                               

Pedophilia

Pedophilia is a psychiatric disorder when a person sixteen years of age or older is primarily or exclusively sexually attracted to children who have not begun puberty.

                                               

Judith Barsi

Judith Barsi was an American child actress. She was born in Los Angeles, California and started her acting in commercials. She also played Thea Brody in the movie "Jaws 4: The Revenge" in 1987 and voiced "Ducky" in The Land before Time and Annie- ...

                                               

Skye McCole Bartusiak

Skye McCole Bartusiak was an American actress and model. She is best known for her roles in the movies The Cider House Rules, The Patriot, Riding in Cars with Boys and Dont Say a Word. She also made many appearances on television shows such as JA ...

                                               

Milton Berle

Berle was born Mendel Berlinger in Manhattan, New York City. He was raised Jewish. Berle studied at Professional Childrens School. His career began in 1914, when he was 5 years old.

                                               

Cameron Boyce

Cameron Mica Boyce was an American actor, who appeared in a number of films and television shows through his career. He was known for his roles in the feature films Mirrors, Eagle Eye, Grown Ups, and Grown Ups 2, and for playing the character Car ...

                                               

Darleen Carr

Darleen Carr is an American actress, singer, and voice-over artist. She has also been credited as Darlene Carr or Darleen Drake. She has two sisters, both actresses.

                                               

Jackie Coogan

John Leslie "Jackie" Coogan was an American movie, television, child, stage, radio, voice, silent movie actor, and comedian. He was known for his roles as The Kid in Charlie Chaplins The Kid and as Uncle Fester in The Addams Family. A law is name ...

                                               

Noreen Corcoran

Noreen M. Corcoran was an American actress, singer and dancer. Her career began in 1951. She was best known for her co-starring role as the teenager Kelly Gregg in the television sitcom Bachelor Father. She also appeared in movies such as Gidget ...

                                               

Jean Darling

Jean Darling was an American silent movie actress, singer, and writer. She was been in many movies when she was a child. She was one of the last surviving actors from the silent movie area. Darling was born on August 23, 1922 in Santa Monica, Cal ...

                                               

Dorothy Gish

Dorothy Elizabeth Gish was an American actress. She was born in Dayton, Ohio. She was very young when her father abandoned the family. Dorothy, her older sister Lillian, and their mother entered the theatrical profession to support themselves. In ...

                                               

Blake Heron

Blake Heron was an American actor. He starred as Marty Preston in the 1996 movie Shiloh. He was born in Sherman Oaks, California. He also appeared in Cheaters, Boston Public, Family Law and The Guardian, he took on the role of Specialist Galen Bu ...

                                               

Carol Lynley

Carol Lynley was an American actress and model. She was born in Manhattan, New York. Her career began in 1956 and ended in 2006 when she retired. Lynley was best known for her movie roles in Return to Peyton Place, Under the Yum Tree, Bunny Lake ...

                                               

Rose Marie

Rose Marie was an American actress and comedienne, with a career spanning nine decades. As a child performer she had a successful singing career as Baby Rose Marie. A veteran of vaudeville, her career included film, radio, records, theater, night ...

                                               

Ricky Nelson

Eric Hilliard Nelson was an American rock and roll musician, singer-songwriter and actor. He was born in Teaneck, New Jersey. Nelson starred alongside his family in the radio and television series The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet. He was added ...

                                               

Marie Osborne

Baby Marie Osborne was an American silent movie actress who was mostly known as Baby Marie. Osborne was born on November 5, 1911 in Denver, Colorado. She was raised in Long Beach, California. Osborne was married to Frank J. Dempsey from 1931 unti ...

                                               

Jean Porter

Bennie Jean Porter was an American actress. She was born in Cisco, Texas. She was known for her roles in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and One Million B.C. Porter was active throughout the 1940s. She appeared in almost 30 movies with MGM stars lik ...

                                               

Malachi Throne

Malachi Throne was an American actor. He was known for his role as False-Face in Batman and as Noah Bain in It Takes a Thief. He had a small role in Steven Spielbergs 2002 movie Catch Me If You Can. Throne was born on December 1, 1928 in New York ...

                                               

Ann E. Todd

Ann Phillips Basart, better known by her stage name Ann E. Todd, was an American child actress. She was a noted music librarian later in life. She acted between 1939 and 1953. She appeared in movies such as Zaza, Homesteaders of Paradise Valley, ...

                                               

Elena Verdugo

Elena Angela Verdugo was an American actress. She began in movies at the age of five in Cavalier of the West. She had a starring role as a singer in 1957 musical comedy Panama Sal. Her career in radio, television, and movie lasted from 1931 throu ...

                                               

Anna May Wong

Anna May Wong was an American movie actress. She was the leading Chinese American Hollywood movie star of the pre-WWII era. She was the first Chinese American actress to get international recognition. She worked on silent film, sound film, televi ...

                                               

Childrens literature

Childrens literature refers to books written for children and young people. Many famous authors wrote for children including Hans Christian Andersen, Beatrix Potter, Dr. Seuss, A.A. Milne, J. M. Barrie, Edith Nesbit, Enid Blyton, Lewis Carroll, A ...