Fascinating people making headlines.
March 23, 2012 by Leila Taha
In the 21st century, we have many female role models to look up to. Female actresses, politicians, and first ladies are celebrated and profiled. We've come a long way from the times when women's achievements were not celebrated, and women, especially...also in this article
March 30, 2012 by Leila Taha
Since April Fools' Day is this weekend, we thought we'd stay away from playing tricks on our readers. Instead, we look at five of the greatest practical jokes of...also in this article
March 20, 2012 by Kim Gilmore
The first lady of the United States plays a vital role in setting the tone for the national office. Though it is not an official job, first ladies throughout U...also in this article
Diplomat, U.S. First Lady / 1884 - 1962
The wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt changed the role of the first lady through her active participation in American politics.
Women's Rights Activist, U.S. First Lady, Government Official / 1947 -
When Hillary Clinton was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2001, she became the only American first lady to hold national office. She became the 67th U.S. secretary of state in 2009, serving until 2013.
March 15, 2012 by Kayla Arias
One man is famous for breaking a long-standing race barrier by hiring Jackie Robinson, the other is best known for his role as husband and father on the TV sitcom...also in this article
Civil Rights Activist, Business Leader / 1881 - 1965
Branch Rickey was an innovative baseball executive known for his groundbreaking 1945 decision to bring Jackie Robinson into the major leagues, thereby breaking the color barrier.
Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor / 1952 -Actor John Goodman played husband and father Dan Connor on the TV sitcom Roseanne, for which he won several Emmys. He has since starred in a number of films.
March 29, 2012 by Kayla Arias
With the BIO channel premiere of Glee: Keep on Believin' quickly approaching, we are looking at the cast of Glee to see if we can spot any doppelgängers. First up...