Nowadays surveys tell us that kids growing up want to be celebrities and glamour models. They want their pictures in magazines, to be the centre of attention with a lifestyle to match. 699 more words
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Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759)
Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, Spain
SaturdayNovember 16-29, 2013 08:00pm
This opera seria by Handel is a politically incorrect comedy about how to seize or hang on to power, the tale of a battle between female patricians. 183 more words
#ThisDayInHistory: October 13, 54 AD – Roman Emperor Claudius is poisoned to death by his wife Agrippina.
Claudius suffered from various physical infirmities which many thought reflected his mental state. As a result, Claudius was secluded, a fact that kept him safe. Having no public duties to perform, Claudius was free to pursue his interests. 56 more words