Companies like 23andMe and Ancestry.com are advertising everywhere these days, offering information about where you came from for a one-time fee. If you've never taken a DNA test, the odds are that someone you know has. And with a growing network of people looking to reconnect with their roots, the chances of relatives finding each other are only increasing. This story of one woman shows just how life-changing a simple DNA test can be. Molly Sinert was just a curious person trying to find out more about where she came from. But she ended up discovering more than anyone could have hoped for.
Even before the internet, phony legends about our favorite stars became fact. And what were they supposed to do, really? As Winston Churchill once remarked: "A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on." As the common folks explain: Liar liar, pants on fire! Today, it's time to set the record straight. The lives and careers of stars have been skewed in the press and the gossip columns, for profit and for prank. Celebs and their circles have tried to debunk the viral myths. Right here, right now, it's time to help them do it once and for all. Ready, set, reset.
It's been a tricky year, and a lot of buzz-worthy titles were pushed back, back, back. Finally, it's time for some brand new releases! Films slated for 2021 are already getting plenty of attention, on and off the review pages. Fans can't wait to see the creativity that was built up, all through 2020. There are never before seen stories, to be sure. There are also some of the hottest sequels in history, right on time. From Marvel heroes to Indie heroines, no one is going to be bored for long. And with more ways to watch cinema than ever before, it will be impossible to say you missed the theater run. The magic of movies begins, right now: Ready, set, click that flick!
The glitzy lives of Hollywood stars usually involve a sportscar or two. Why not indulge, on the road? With nearly unlimited funds at their disposal, it's easy to buy automotive luxury. But not every celeb wants the latest and greatest, when it comes to transport. Believe it or not, some just want to be left alone! Introducing: The intentionally crappy car. With a totally unrecognizable set of wheels, the famous can finally enjoy life again. Paparazzi, be darned: Celebrities get to enjoy a little nostalgia, for the days when they were ordinary folks. On the new but ordinary side, some are opting for basic, eco-friendly cars. Secretive shopping and saving the planet? It's a growing trend of yes, please!
It's no secret that the funny biz has had fewer women, in the past. But these days, the biggest names seem to be bucking the trend. Giggle gals are entertaining audiences left and right, and cashing in along the way. The question is, who has made the most of their opportunities — and to what extent? While most pursue a classic route in standup, many navigate their way to wealth through clever deals in film, radio, and TV. But not everyone has a bank account that matches their reputation. The competition is no joke. Pardon the pun! Just who are the richest comediennes?