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Precious “Lost” Tolkien Story to be Published For the First Time

“Not all those who wander are lost” — and not all lost manuscripts stay that way. Fans of “The Hobbit” and “Lord of the Rings”...

Living on the Land, Eco-Friendly Circus Tour Inspired by Tolkien

Is old-fashioned storytelling and merriment a thing of the past? Nay! The fantasy lives, and it's eco-friendly. Inspired by the writings of J.R.R. Tolkein, ancient mythology...

Good News in History, January 3

On this day 80 years ago, The March of Dimes charity to fight polio was started by President Franklin Roosevelt, who was afflicted with the disease himself. After funding Jonas Salk's polio vaccine, the group, whose genius was in collecting small contributions of spare change, went on to spend $233 million on polio patient care, Today, they still improve the health of mothers and babies by preventing birth defects and premature birth. To honor the achievement, Roosevelt’s image was imprinted on the U.S. dime. (1938)

Good News in History, November 29

  Happy 90th Birthday to Vin Scully, one of the greatest sports announcers of all time. Known for his dulcet voice and lyrically descriptive style,...

Good News in History September 21

  Happy 70th Birthday to author Stephen King, whose 56 bestselling horror, science fiction, and suspense novels include Carrie, The Shining, The Stand, and Misery. Abandoned...

Good News in History, July 19

  On this day 20 years ago, the Irish Republican Army declared a ceasefire, ending their 25-year campaign against British rule in Northern Ireland. It...

New Beatrix Potter Story Being Published 100 Yrs After it was Lost

Peter Rabbit makes an appearance in a recently discovered Beatrix Potter story to be published later this year — more than 100 years after...

Harry Potter Spinoff ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Leaks New Film Trailer (WATCH)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wj1devH5JP4&w=560&h=315]   “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” is an all-new adventure returning us to the wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling. Academy Award winner...

Cheshire Grin May Vanish, But Alice In Wonderland Lasts 150 Years

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland fell down the rabbit hole and into the published world 150 years ago this month.

Van Gogh Themed Parade Dazzles With Amazing Dahlia-Covered Floats

The village of Zundert’s most famous native would have been awestruck at the sights, smells, and sounds of these 500,000 dahlia tributes. Every year, the...

Tribute to Motivational Author Wayne Dyer (1940 — 2015)

A self-help guru whose advice helped millions has passed on to his “next adventure.” That’s the way Dr. Wayne Dyer looked at death, merely...

Live in This Hobbit-hole in England on Your Next Family Vacation (LOOK)

If you’re a fan of Lord of the Rings, and want to stay at Bag End on your next holiday, you’ll want to rent this...

After Epic Battle, Real-Life ‘Hobbit House’ is Saved from Demolition

A young couple can keep their unique home and continue to live off the shire – er, land – in the rolling Welsh countryside. Charlie...

Hobbit-Inspired Airline Safety Video From New Zealand Air is True “Epic”

As the official airline of Middle Earth, New Zealand Air proves they are huge Hobbit fans, spending millions of dollars to produce a new...
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