Inside the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Here’s a look at a Thanksgiving tradition as much a part of the holiday as football, eating way too much, and naps. Christmas Parade? The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has always been affiliated with the Macy’s department store chain, but it wasn’t always affiliated with Christmas. The first parade was held on Thanksgiving Day 1924, […]

We’re Going to Have to Shoot That Again!

Filming a movie is a very costly and time-consuming endeavor. And sometimes someone in the cast or crew messes up so badly that it eats up even more time and money. Napoleon Dynamite Shot on a relatively tiny budget of $400,000 and grossing $45 million, the quirky high school comedy Napoleon Dynamite was the surprise […]

From Champions to Cellar-Dwellers

Here are some teams who defended their titles…by not defending them at all and turning almost explicably bad in the blink of an eye.   The 1998-99 Chicago Bulls In the 1997-98 season, the Chicago Bulls amassed a record of 62-20, the best in the Eastern Conference. They cruised through the playoffs and in the […]

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