This list ranks the greatest rock bands ever from the metropolitan area of Chicago, Illinois. It includes Cheap Trick, Styx, Chicago, Smashing Pumpkins, Plain White T's, Earth, Wind & Fire, and others.
From "Six Feet Under" and "The Wire" in the 2000s to "Game of Thrones" and "Veep" in the 2010s to "Yellowstone" and "The White Lotus" in the 2020s, these are the 39 greatest TV series broadcast on premium networks (Showtime, HBO, AMC, Paramount+, etc.).
This article provides a list of the 23 best rock and roll duos in history. A short biography is provided for each duo, as well as photos and videos.
This article lists the 22 best rock and roll bands originating from New York City.
This article suggests a list of the best receivers for the Los Angeles Rams. Each entry on the compilation includes player totals and a short biography.
This article proposes a list of the 45 best works of conceptual art. Descriptions of each piece and short biographies of each artist are also included.
This article suggests a list of the 42 best players in the history of Major League Baseball. A short bio is provided for each player as well as a listing of his most impressive records and achievements.
This article suggests a list of the 11 most impressive and influential Native American leaders in the history of the Americas since Europeans arrived in the late 1400s.
This article shows the 20 worst civilian shipwrecks of the 1900s. Each maritime disaster was selected according to the number of deaths. This list doesn't included military vessels.
This article suggests a list of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the Los Angeles Rams. There is a short biography for each quarterback and relevant statistical data.
This article offers a list of the 15 greatest running backs for the Los Angeles and St. Louis Rams during the team's long history of playing NFL football in America.
This article suggests a list of the 14 greatest Native American rock bands. It only includes bands from North America, that is, Canada and the United States.
This article suggests a list of the greatest American TV situation comedies in history. A short summary describing each sitcom is provided.
This article suggests a list of the 70 greatest American movies made during the 1900s, but it doesn't include silent movies or foreign films.
This article suggests the 105 best paintings of modern art. Biographies for the artists are provided as well as photos of their paintings. The different styles of modern art are also explained: Expressionism, Impressionism, Symbolism, Pop Art, Dada, Futurism, post-Impressionism and Fauvism.
Here's a list of the most threatened animal species in the world. It approximates how many of each exist in the wild and also indicates which efforts, if any, are being used to save them.
This article covers how the pineapple caused a sensation when introduced to Europeans in the late 1400s, and why the love and fascination for the fruit hasn't diminished to the present day.
This articles suggests a list of the best contemporary female comedians in America. A short biography is provided for each woman, as well as a summary of her achievements and a personal quote.
This list shows the 16 best geoglyphs on the planet and highlights their importance to science, the history of civilization, and pop culture fascination.
This article offers a list of 27 lakes or seas that are in danger of drying out to a great extent or disappearing entirely in a period of decades, years or months.
This article offers a list of the greatest pop stars whose recording (or publishing) careers began before 1950. Text, photos, and videos are included with this compilation.
This list compiles the greatest classic rock and roll songs of all time. It focuses on the period between the 1950s and the year 2000.
This article suggests a list of the 20 best survivalists in the world, as seen on English-speaking TV shows, documentaries and movies.
This article provides summaries of various internet stories regarding water pollution in the United States. It emphasizes the need for people to reduce their exposure to bad drinking water.
This article goes over a list of the 12 most impressive men in America. All of these men are American citizens who currently live in the United States of America.
This article suggests a list of the 21 greatest players for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The compilation includes a short biography for each player, and only retired players will be featured.
This article suggest 21 important facts about Antarctica, emphasizing its vulnerability to increased tourism, pollution and climate change.
This article suggests a list of the 11 best American Presidents in the history of the United States of America. Check it out to see if you agree!
This article provides a list of the nonlethal weapons used by the police and/or the military. This compilation also may include devices or substances that can be used for personal self defense.
This article discusses the accomplishments of the 15 greatest Southern rock and roll bands, including Molly Hatchet, ZZ Top, and more. Did your favorite band make the list?
This article suggests a list of the 27 best Native American actors. Along with film, TV, and theatrical credits, the compilation highlights the respective actor's other achievements as well.
Facts and trivia regarding the life of rock and roll guitarist Jimi Hendrix. Also: How did Jimi Hendrix really die?
This article suggests a list of the 10 most polluted countries in the world, emphasizing the carbon footprints of these nations and other important ecological factors.
The article summarizes the career of American artist Willem de Kooning, who became the most influential and perhaps the highest-paid abstract artist in American history.
This article suggests a list of the 17 deadliest and most frightening roads on earth. A short description is provided for each treacherous road, and exciting videos are available as well.
This story shows the history of Cahokia, a pre-Columbian historical and archaeological site in Illinois. It also highlights recent excavations regarding Cahokia's moon cult.
This article suggests a list of the 12 Greatest American Scientists in History. A short biography is provided for each scientist, emphasizing achievements in science, technology or invention.
This article explores the possibility that a race of giants lived in America before the Europeans arrived in the late 1400s. It also tries to answer the question: How tall is a giant?
This article suggests a list of the 10 worst mistakes by the Central Intelligence Agency and provides the historical perspective and consequences for each blunder.
This article suggests the biggest man-made environmental disasters in the history of the United States. These disasters may not have killed people, but they severely damaged the ecosystem and will cost millions, if not billions, of dollars to clean up.
This article suggests a list of the 22 Best California Rock Bands of All Time. Each band must have started its career in California and be known primarily as a rock and roll band.
Keith Moon was the drummer for the Who, one of the greatest rock bands of all time. Let's take a deeper look at the life of the musician and party animal who was also known for being a comedian, actor, and prankster.
This list highlights the 17 best classic American cars. All cars on this list are American built and are often made into hot rods and/or customized.
This article includes a list of the 18 most polluted rivers in the world—and what countries are doing to cleanse these filthy waterways.
This article suggests a list of the 11 worst presidents in the history of the United States of America. A short biography is provided for each president in the article.
This article describes Derinkuyu, the largest ancient underground city in Turkey, with a short history of the archaeological site and theories on why it was built.
This article suggests a list of the 18 greatest religious leaders in history. A concise biography is also included with the name of each person or entity.
This article summarizes the life of boxer Sugar Ray Seales, whose stellar career was cut short by eye injuries. The story also compares Seales to Sugar Ray Leonard, who also had retinal surgery.
This article highlights the popularity, accomplishments and awards of Earth, Wind & Fire, an R&B group that came along in the early 1970s. Photos and videos are also provided with the text.
Explore the story of professional boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, who was sentenced to life in prison for murders he didn't commit.
These 10 must-see dramas all take place in Los Angeles, California. A synopsis for each movie is provided.
Ozzy Osbourne is one of the wildest rockers in history. Here is a long, long list of some of the craziest things he's ever done—and sometimes was arrested for—including biting heads and peeing in police cars.
Here's a list of the 16 best movies about rock and roll. Included on the list are documentaries, biopics, musicals, dramas, comedies, parodies, and other films within the genre.
This article summarizes the various issues regarding the use of artificial intelligence and robots in modern medicine, particularly as it relates to the need for general practitioners.
Rock guitarist Eric Clapton has had a legendary career. This article tells you 23 things you should know about him. The text also provides a short biography of Eric Clapton.
From “Supernatural Thing” by Ben E. King to “Can’t Hide Love” by Earth, Wind & Fire, this article explores the 22 greatest R&B love songs of all time. Read on to see if your favorite made the list.
Should you go to the doctor and purchase conventional antibiotics when effective natural remedies may be available? This list explores the 10 best natural antibiotics.
Patti Smith has lived a dynamic life filled with rock and roll, poetry and activism. This article highlights her 2010 book, "Just Kids," a memoir of her deep friendship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.
Have you ever wondered if telekinesis is a mental ability that anyone can learn? Read this article and learn more about telekinesis and how to unlock the power of the mind.
Haven't you always wanted to be an expert at spotting counterfeit American money? Well, you can be simply by reading this informative article, which includes seven tips for spotting bogus bills.
What are the 14 greatest archaeological artifacts in the world? This article provides an excellent list.
Have you ever wondered what killed the dinosaurs? Could ancient aliens have exterminated the dinosaurs so people could live? Please read this article and find out.
Would you like to know how many Major League Baseball players have had Tommy John surgery? If you do, please read this article and find out.
Have you wondered about the earth's floating patches of garbage? This article explains how these garbage patches got into our oceans and what's being done to reduce or eliminate them.
If you've ever wondered whether the earth has rings, you should read this article. It will tell you about rings you've probably never heard about.
Scared of snakes? Prepare yourself for this one. Titanoboa may be the world's largest snake of all time. Let's see if this monstrous beast could still exist in places such as the South American rainforest.
Have you ever wondered about the origin of Bigfoot? Could aliens have created this hairy, ape-like wild man for some specific purpose, such as conquering Earth?
Did Led Zeppelin steal songs and melodies from other artists? This article tries to answer this question by providing analytical text and videos.
Many people, especially the old and elderly, seem to be seeking the Fountain of Youth. Could HGH supplements extend the human lifespan or even reverse the aging process? Find out by reading this article.
This article provides an overview of writing online articles for Hubpages. The author has written "hubs" for many years and would like to offer advice on how to improve one's hubbing skills and experience.
This article highlights the career of legendary professional boxer, Roberto Durán, who, pound for pound, could have been the greatest boxer of all time.
This article summarizes the career of paranormal writer and investigator Jane Roberts, who wrote a series of books known as the Seth Material.
This article provides a list of the 10 greatest pop stars that began their recording careers after 1950 but before 1990. Also provided are short biographies of each star, as well as photos and videos.
This article lists ten uses for jojoba oil and also provides a summary of the history of the jojoba scrub, found in many desert areas of the American Southwest.
This article suggests that actor Steven Seagal may be a jerk; in fact, he may be the biggest jerk in Hollywood. A short biography is also provided.
This article highlights career accomplishments and provides plenty of background information on Marcel Duchamp, one of the most influential modern artists of the twentieth century.
This article suggests a list of five historical novels enthusiasts may want to read.
This article highlights the 17 best haunted house movies, while also providing some trivia regarding the genre's history in moviemaking.
This article points out how big crocodiles can get and the danger they can pose to people unlucky enough to encounter them.
This article summarizes the artistic movement known as Futurism and suggests its importance in early twentieth-century modern art.
This article addresses the possibility that Baalbek, an ancient temple complex in Lebanon, was used by aliens as a spaceport.
This article provides scientific details about the mysterious Serpent Mound in Ohio. The author also speculates about when, why, and by whom it was built.
This article presents a list of the 25 greatest classic lady rock stars alive today.
Explore the history and misdeeds of the Mexican drug cartels, the scope of this international problem, and its impact on the United States (perhaps the only country powerful enough to stop them).
This list shows the best movies about ancient history, particularly those involving biblical and/or mythological themes.
This article summarizes the threat that asteroids and comets pose to the Earth. A short history of some of the greatest asteroid impacts on Earth is also provided.
This article highlights the ten best Spaghetti Westerns and includes a short history of the genre.
There are numerous survival shows on TV. Which ones are worth watching or nothing but staged events? This article reviews most of the survival shows and tries to answer this question.
This article summarizes the career of special effects wizard Ray Harryhausen, who made the best sci-fi monsters in the 1950s '60s and '70s.
This article discusses the pros and cons of taking grapefruit seed extract instead of commercially produced antibiotics, particularly as it relates to the treatment of toothaches.
In archaeology, timing is everything. This article includes many of the various dating methods used by archaeologists and other scientists. Included are techniques used for both relative and absolute dating.
The article provides a brief history of parody, particularly as it relates to rock and roll artists. Also shown are ten videos that represent the best rock and roll parodies.
This article summarizes the career of Bette Davis, highlighting her achievements over the decades in stage, film and television.
This article provides an in-depth biography of rock guitarist Keith Richards. Much information is also given regarding Richards' involvement in the Rolling Stones.
This article lists the ten greatest ancient temples found throughout the world. All of these temples are at least as old as the 1800s.
This article suggests the significance of the so-called Summer of Love in 1967. It also provides a short story entitled "Fly Translove Airways," which tells the tale of two teenage boys who visit the Haight-Ashbury district of San Francisco back in June 1967.
This article provides a profile of all the major characters on the sitcom, "That 70s Show." The story concludes by stating that Fez, played by Wilmer Valderrama, was the best on the show.
This article provides biographies for artists Claude Monet and Edouard Manet, two giants of French Impressionism. The article then compares the significance of each artist and asks the question: who is better Monet or Manet?
This article provides a list of 11 great young rock guitarists, as well as biographies and videos for each.
This article summarizes the various reported incidents of human trafficking in the contemporary world. The story also provides contacts for organizations involved in the fight against human trafficking.
This article provides tips for how people can make money recycling aluminum cans, plastic beverage containers, and glass bottles, and it pertains mainly to recycling in California.
This article suggests a list of the 17 most impressive conspiracy theories in the history of the United States.
This article provides a short biography of anthropologist and writer Carlos Castaneda, who wrote a series of books in the 1960s, '70s and '80s. These books described Castaneda's adventures in Mexico while living with an Indian sorcerer named Don Juan Matus, who lived a "separate reality" that is...
This article provides many interesting facts about the Chavin civilization of ancient Peru. Particular attention is given to Chavin's significance as a religious center, as well as its drug cult and instances of human sacrifice.
This article provides a first-person account of how the common re-shipping scam works.
This article provides a list of some of the most notorious serial killers in the history of the United States. Body counts weren't emphasized in this story, instead the infamous nature of these dastardly criminals.
This article summarizes the events in the life of rock singer Eric Burdon. The story relies heavily on the autobiography of Eric Burdon titled "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood." Many quotes from the book are included in the article.
This article lists the 15 best American-made movies about teenagers. Photos and movie trailers included!
This article provides information about "Tom and Jerry," the cartoon series that just might be the best ever.
This article provides a review of Jose Canseco's book "Juiced." Emphasized in the story is Canseco's advocacy of steroid use in Major League Baseball. The author also provides commentary relating to Canseco's personal life and tries to answer the question of whether Canseco is the biggest jerk on...
This article discusses the pros and cons of Americans getting dental work in Mexico. It includes testimonials of people who saved thousands of dollars by having major dental work done in Mexico rather than the U.S.
This article reviews David Grann's book "The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon." The story also provides many details regarding the life and eventual disappearance of explorer Colonel Percy Fawcett.
This article provides a first-person biography of artist Arco Tung-Sol, who lived from 1937 to 2003 and produced numerous impressive works of art. Many photos of his artwork are offered as well.
This article provides an in-depth biography of painter Jackson Pollock. Included in this story are numerous quotations as well as photos of some of Pollock's greatest paintings.
In this article, the author asks if the so-called Bosnian pyramids were built by people or are simply natural landforms. The story also provides a short biography of Semir Sam Osmanagich, a self-styled Indiana Jones who is convinced the pyramids are ancient artifacts some 12,000 years old.
This article outlines the career of the famous comedy trio known as the Three Stooges. It also provides a short biography of each stooge. Many photos as well as clips from their short subjects are also offered.
This article summarizes the musical career of Al Kooper, who did a little of everything in the field of rock and roll. The story is based on the autobiography of Al Kooper titled "Back Stage Passes and Backstabbing Bastards: Memoirs of a Rock 'n' Roll Survivor."
This article provides a summary and analysis of the autobiography of singer/actress Miley Cyrus. Also, in the second half of the text, the article offers an often-updated biography. Some of Miley's best photos and videos are also included.
This article lists 28 of the most interesting women in the world, from Michelle Obama and Greta Thunberg to Oprah Winfrey and Dolly Parton. We emphasize their achievements, as well as their perceived importance on social media.
This article chronicles an elderly woman's gradual descent into Alzheimer's dementia, which eventually kills her at the age of 78.
This is a subjective list of the 20 greatest airplanes of all time, emphasizing the importance of each during its time and place in world history.
This article provides an overview of the current Goth craze, fad or lifestyle. But the point of the story is that Gothic people are often misunderstood. In general, they aren't vampires, cat killers or drug addicts.
This article suggests that ancient aliens may have built the famous monuments on Easter Island.
From the mundane to the imaginative, this article shows 21 ways to make pocket money. Keep coming by because I update this list every time I find something new.
This article provides an in-depth summary of the career of singer David Crosby, particularly the days when he was addicted to cocaine. The story relates much information taken from Crosby's autobiography titled "Long Time Gone."
This article lists 87 rock guitarists many people have forgotten. All of these guitarists began their careers sometime between the 1940s and 1980s.
This article summarizes the various UFO sightings and other strange phenomena reported in New Mexico's San Luis Valley. The article also tries to provide a scientific explanation for sightings of what could be described as alien spacecraft.
This article highlights the sights and sounds of the Second Saturday Artwalk in Sacramento, California. Also, the names of many local artists are mentioned and some information regarding specific Sacramento art galleries is offered as well.
In this article, the author gives Miley Cyrus advice on how to live her life and advance her career as a singer and actress. Many comedic photos are also provided.
This article is an in-depth biography of the career of Mike Bloomfield, one of the greatest blues guitarists of all time.
This article highlights the various imaginary monsters that artists have put in books, movies and video games, all of which designed to scare people. The story stesses that these fearsome creatures give people something formidable to fight, thereby preparing humankind for the possible titanic...
Looking for a good Western to watch on a night in? This article offers a list of the 27 greatest American Westerns. The plot for each film is outlined in some detail, and relevant photos are shown as well.
This article provides a list of the 21 worst players for the Los Angeles Dodgers during the age of free agency. A short biography is provided for each notoriously bad player.
This article provides details about the archaeological site of Göbekli Tepe in southeastern Turkey. The story suggests that the site may be a place where the hunter-gatherer way of life was supported rather than that of the coming agricultural revolution in the Fertile Crescent.
This article summarizes the history of dentistry since ancient times, though emphasizing dental care since the advent of anesthesia in the middle 1800s.
This article provides an in-depth biography of artist Andy Warhol, including numerous anecdotes, facts and photos. The story also offers much information about the famous Factory crowd in the 1960s.
This article provides the author's advice about virtually all aspects of dental care, including checkups, filings and major restoration such as root canals, crowns and implants. Also included is some advice about how one can save money on dentistry.
This article provides in-depth background information for the rock group Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. The author offers insights into the character of its members: David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash and Neil Young.
This article suggests a list of the ten best rock and roll bands comprised of three members, starting with rock bands from the 1960s to the present.
This article summarizes the singing career of Grace Slick. Included are many quotes from Grace Slick's autobiography entitled "Somebody to Love?"
This article provides an in-depth biography of Chuck Berry. The story is based on the autobiography of Chuck Berry entitled "Chuck Berry." At the conclusion, the author tries to answer the question: Is Chuck Berry the King of Rock and Roll?
This article provides general information about the Sacramento Valley Astronomical Society, particularly regarding its monthly star parties. The story also offers a short story about a UFO sighting at one of those star parties during the summer of 2001.
This article summarizes the life and career of grunge artist Kurt Cobain. The author asks the question of whether the public could have prevented Cobain's suicide from a gunshot wound. The story also provides some commentary on preventing suicide.
This article suggests a list of some of the best archaeological sites in the world. A brief summary explains the historical and archaeological significance of each site.
This article summarizes the life of actress Hedy Lamarr, emphasizing the movies she starred in and her many sexual encounters and marriages.
This article provides an in-depth biography of jazz great Miles Davis. The content tries to prove that Miles Davis was one of the most talented and influential jazz artists of the twentieth century.
This article suggests a list of the 20 greatest rock bands of all time and provides a short biography for each group, as well as photos and videos.
This article provides a summary of the musical career of Brian Jones, guitarist of the Rolling Stones. The author wonders if Jones really died as the result of a misadventure (drowning) or was he murdered by a friend or an acquaintance.
This article summarizes the career of legendary explorer Colonel Percy Fawcett, who vanished in Brazil in 1925. The story also provides many theories explaining how and why he disappeared.
This article lists the rock stars who died under infamous circumstances at the age of 27. A short biography is also provided for each rocker.