Sir Ian McKellen: some men are wrongfully accused of sexual misconduct

Sir Ian McKellen: some men are wrongfully accused of sexual misconduct

British actor Sir Ian McKellen, speaking about rampant sexual misconduct in show business, recalled a time when actresses traded sexual favors for roles in films and expressed regret that some men are being wrongfully accused of sexual misconduct. McKellen, star of “Lord of the Rings” and “X-Men”, was speaking at Oxford Union about his activism […]

11 celebrities who don’t use social media, and their reasons why

11 celebrities who don’t use social media, and their reasons why

Jake Gyllenhaal, star of Nightcrawler, told USA Today he doesn’t want to live in the spotlight off-screen. That’s an eloquent way of saying he wants nothing to do with social media and he is not the only celebrity feeling that way. The way famous people are attacked, ridiculed and criticized for the smallest imagined transgression or near […]

We are born creative geniuses and the education system dumbs us down, according to NASA scientists

We are born creative geniuses and the education system dumbs us down, according to NASA scientists

Our natural creative genius is stifled from the time we are born. At TEDxTucson, Dr. George Land dropped a bombshell when he told his audience about the shocking result of a creativity test developed for NASA but subsequently used to test school children (see the full video below). NASA had contacted Dr George Land and […]

Derelict school becomes national leader by making a surprising subject compulsory

Derelict school becomes national leader by making a surprising subject compulsory

“We were in special measures. We had low staff morale, parents not happy with the school, results were poor and nobody wanted to come here, we had budget issues. It’s a downward spiral when you’re there.” This is what Feversham headteacher, Naveed Idrees, told The Guardian. He continued: “We could have gone down the route where […]

The one basic need of all men, and how to achieve it

The one basic need of all men, and how to achieve it

Intimate relationships these days have more pitfalls than most of us can handle. Relationships present a minefield of the individual need for self-expression, power struggles, childhood traumas, and divergent goals — everything each partner is entitled to in this age of entitlement. It is rare to see two people happy and content in their relationship. […]