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20+ Interesting Facts About CA

20+ Interesting Facts About CA

Some of us hate living here, others of us love it, and millions of people currently living here can’t afford it. It’s California, and for better or for worse, its home. Here are 25 interesting things about it: 1-5 Interesting Facts About California All Hass avocados... read more
Let’s Stay Together: Al Green

Let’s Stay Together: Al Green

To a greater extent than even his predecessors Sam Cooke and Otis Redding, Al Green embodies soul music’s mix of sacred and profane. He was one of the Seventies’ most popular vocalists, selling over 20 million albums. His wildly improvisational, ecstatic... read more
Origins Of The Modern Warehouse

Origins Of The Modern Warehouse

Warehouses are used by companies to store large amounts of product inventory. Although a lot of warehouses today are run by automation (Amazon warehouses being a prime example of this), warehousing had a far humbler beginning. Inventory storage and warehousing have... read more
Eyes Without A Face: A Work Of Film

Eyes Without A Face: A Work Of Film

One of the great figures of French cinema, Georges Franju (1912-1987) was the creator with Henri Langlois of the Cinémathèque Française in 1937, a pioneer film archivist, an offbeat documentarist and, finally, starting in his late 40s, a feature director most famous... read more
Homelessness in Los Angeles

Homelessness in Los Angeles

Abstract There is much debate today regarding the issue of homelessness, and municipal government’s response. The issue of homelessness is complicated because it includes several social factors, economic concerns, and drug addiction, as well as mental health and... read more
Moorpark Is On The Rise!

Moorpark Is On The Rise!

“Moorpark’s a city with a bright future. We have a hotel coming to town, and the economy is growing” Dale Parvin, President of the Moorpark Chamber is quoted saying about the outlook for Moorpark. When Inocencio C. Villegas’s request for Moorpark to get a Post Office... read more
California’s 1846 Bear Flag Revolt

California’s 1846 Bear Flag Revolt

Anticipating the outbreak of war with Mexico, American settlers in California rebel against the Mexican government and proclaim the short-lived California Republic.The political situation in California was tense in 1846. Though nominally controlled by Mexico,... read more
William Onyeabor

William Onyeabor

In January of 2017, William Onyeabor passed away. In 2005, David Byrne’s globe-trotting label Luaka Bop—after investigating the sounds of Brazil, Cuba, and the like—released World Psychedelic Classics 3: Love’s A Real Thing – The Funky Fuzzy Sounds Of West... read more

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