The "Real" St. Valentine Was No Patron of Love

This article by Lisa Bitel of the University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. On Feb. 14, sweethearts of all ages will exchange cards, flowers, candy, and more lavish gifts in the name

Friends coffee shop Central Perk may become real

If you’re a Friends fanatic who’s dreamed of getting your daily cup of joe from the same place Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Monica, Phoebe, and Joey frequented on the beloved sitcom, there’s good news — the fictional establishment might be coming to a city near you. According to court documents

Real reason Vicky Pattison and John Noble postponed their wedding

Planning a wedding can be stressful, something Vicky Pattison knows all too well. Last week the former Geordie Shore star revealed she and fiancé John Noble had delayed their 2018 nuptials – just six months before the big day. Vicky, 30, claimed it was because she doesn’t ‘feel ready

China’s ‘replica’ of London’s Tower Bridge launched to much disappointment from locals because it looks NOTHING like the real thing

THIS is China's latest barmy attempt to copy one of Britain's national landmarks - a pathetic red-painted 'replica' of London's iconic Tower Bridge. The turreted monstrosity spans a river in Chengdu, capital of China's Sichaun province. A nearby plaque claims the bridge's eight "European-style" steeples were inspired by Tower Bridge

The "Real" Rosie the Riveter Passes Away at 96

The woman believed to be the real Rosie the Riveter, Naomi Parker Fraley, died in hospice care on Jan. 20 at age 96. Her passing comes just two years after she was officially recognized as the inspiration for the famous World War II poster. Fraley was a factory