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The Drama of Grand Movie Palaces

The grand movie palaces that still stand are opulent, over-the-top marvels of architecture. The first ones are reminders of America’s obsession with vaudeville, that form...
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Rich Little

Rich Little, the man of 200 voices, likes to say his career started trying to impress classmates. To get dates, he’d find out a girl’s favorite...
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What’s So Funny?

Laughter is the best medicine, so the saying goes. And, indeed, we can all agree that humor can lighten moods and lift us out of...
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Easy Ways to Add More Laughter To Your Life

Many health studies have proven the benefits of laughter to decrease stress, boost immunity, lower blood pressure, burn calories, and improve heart health. But with...
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A Stand-Up Performance

“Laughter is the shortest distance between two people,” said Victor Borge; it seems that performers have been trying to make people laugh since ancient history....
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Al Hirschfeld’s Comedians

It’s good to be the king, especially if you were Al Hirschfeld, “The Line King,” who reigned for eighty years as America’s greatest caricaturist. Generations...
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To The Rescue

It is certainly easy to pay your local city zoo a visit for a glimpse of animals from both near and far. (Where else can...
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Letting Nature Be

Across the U.S., there are protected habitats and natural landscapes where wildlife is free to exist without the threat of human interaction. Nature reserves are...
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Your Home Retreat

Your home should be your ultimate retreat—a place where you can rest, relax, and refresh yourself. With a few simple steps, you can transform every...
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Ram Dass On The Ultimate Trip

In the opening of the beautiful 30-minute short documentary film profiling the spiritual icon Ram Dass, he reflects: “We are souls; as souls, we are not...
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