Edward Gough Whitlam.
Swept to power in 1972, on a pop star inspired tide of enthusiasm, Gough Whitlam wasted no time in enacting his far reaching and numerous social and political reforms as Prime Minister of Australia. 114 more words
A few days ago I read a story online about a teacher who fought a student in a Baltimore school. From what I read in the story, the teacher physically went after the student only after the student refused to stop using her cell phone in class, then came to the front of the classroom and slung a chair at the teacher. 1,742 more words
North Korean revolutionary leader Kim Il-sung would take blood transfusions from men and women in their 20s and spend hours watching children playing in a bid to live to 100, his former doctor said. 477 more words