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The Story Behind ‘American Gothic’

Iconic Painting – American Gothic

American Gothic is an iconic American painting by artist Grant Wood. Originally created in 1930, the painting is in a collection at the Art Institute of Chicago. Inspiration for the painting is said to have been derived from Wood choosing what is known as the American Gothic House…


November 23, 2017 / by / in
William Shakespeare Quotes

William Shakespeare Quotes

William Shakespeare Biography and Famous Quotes
William shakespeare is widely considered to be one of the greatest poets, playwrights and dramatists of all time….


November 19, 2017 / by / in
How the Phrase ‘Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely’ Got Started

The Meaning and Origin of the Expression: Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely


MEANING:
Someone with unchecked power or authority is likely to become corrupt or abuse one’s position;
A person’s sense of morality lessens as his or her power increases….


November 18, 2017 / by / in
Iconic Celebrity Photos by Jim Marshall

Iconic Celebrity Photos

Iconic celebrity photos by Jim Marshall. Jim is one of the most celebrated and prolific photographers of the 20th century and is known around the globe for his historically significant, iconic music photography. Jim died of natural causes in New York City on March 24, 2010 after a 50-year photography career that created hundreds of legendary images.

Through magazine features, over 500 album covers, and six books – Jim’s work earned him the Recording Academy’s TRUSTEE AWARD…


October 30, 2017 / by / in
United States of America – War and Piece Infographic

WAR AND PEACE – INFOGRAPHIC

For nearly half of its relatively brief existence, the United States has been actively involved in armed conflict, whether at home or abroad. Here is a closer look at wars involving the U.S. military throughout history….


October 18, 2017 / by / in
Jake LaMotta Historical Photos

Jake LaMotta Photos

Giacobbe “Jake” LaMotta (July 10, 1922 – September 19, 2017) was an American professional boxer, former World Middleweight Champion, and – believe it or not – stand-up comedian. Nicknamed ‘The Bronx Bull’ and, more famously, ‘The Raging Bull’, LaMotta was a fearsome fighter who was not a particularly gifted puncher…


September 21, 2017 / 1 Comment / by / in
James Dean – Historical Photos

James Dean Photos

James Dean (February 8, 1931 – September 30, 1955) was a wildly popular American actor. He is fondly remembered as a cultural icon of teenage rebellion, as expressed in the title of his most popular movie, Rebel Without a Cause (1955). Unfortunately, James Dean prematurely lost his life in a car crash at the tender age of only 24…


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