Mary Cheyney

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10 Things About The Making of The Shining That You Didn’t Know

Like how we covered our tracks with that “Maybe” in the headline? We know there are crazy, freaky <i>Shining</i> fans out there that know anything and …

The Strange Death of Alfalfa

<i>Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website.</i><p>Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer was the …

Jimmy Carter: The president's letter on the Voyager probe

<i>The Vault is</i> <b>Slate</b><i>'s history blog. Like us on</i> <i>Facebook</i><i>, follow us on Twitter</i> <i>@slatevault</i><i>, and find us on</i> <i>Tumblr.</i> <i>Find out more about what this space is</i> …

Sex fixer to the stars lifts lid on scandal in Hollywood's golden age

Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn had just one thing in common – apart from being movie superstars.<p>But that one thing wasn't the fairytale romance that Hollywood falsely spun for the public to keep their images clean, apparently.<p>They both used a handsome young gas station attendant for sex – in …

Rock Hudson's Wife Secretly Recorded His Gay Confession

The Hollywood Reporter obtained private eye Fred Otash's secret files, which also reveal a recording of JFK and Marilyn Monroe having sex and where …

Crime

The real Hotel Babylon: A new film tells how the Chateau Marmont became a byword for Hollywood debauchery

By<p>During one of my frequent trips to Hollywood, I used to look out of my hotel window towards ­Sunset Boulevard every day at dawn. And there, on a …

Christopher Walken stays quiet over reopening of Natalie Wood drowning case

By<p>One of the last people to see Natalie Wood alive is refusing to speak publicly about the case - which has been reopened following new information …

How to Roast a Chicken with Fruit - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Maxwell Ryan is the founder of Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, a daily web magazine all about home cooking and kitchen design. Visit PEOPLE.com</i> …

Elton John: My Life in 20 Songs

“Empty Sky”<p><i>Empty Sky</i> (1969)<p>A great rock & roll track. I love it to death. I remember doing the vocal in the stairwell to get that echo, in a very …

Music

Lance Armstrong Doped In Front Of Sheryl Crow And She Told Investigator: REPORT

Sheryl Crow witnessed Lance Armstrong receive an illicit blood transfusion while they were dating in 2004, according to a soon to be released book about the disgraced cyclist's extensive doping program.<p>In an excerpt from ”Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports …

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Sweet Potatoes

Dropcam’s new camera is crystal clear — and it’s learning, too

Dropcam has pulled out all the stops with its new Dropcam Pro monitoring camera by vastly improving its clarity, control and, better yet, brains. …

Paul McCartney: Yoko Ono Didn’t Break Up the Beatles

Paul McCartney says that Yoko Ono isn’t at fault for splitting the Beatles or tearing John Lennon away from the group in an upcoming TV interview …

Paul McCartney: The Beatles Considered Reuniting

The Beatles had considered getting back together while all four members were still alive, says Paul McCartney. “There was talk of re-forming the …

John Lennon’s Final Interview

On December 5, 1980, three days before he was murdered, John Lennon sat down with <i>Rolling Stone</i>‘s Jonathan Cott for a nine-hour interview. Select …

The Beatles’ ‘Love Me Do’ Hits the Public Domain in Europe

The Beatles first single, “Love Me Do,” has entered the pubic domain in Europe, thanks to current copyright law in the European Union, <i>Complete Music</i> …

European Union

50 Years Ago Today: The Beatles Released Their Debut Single, ‘Love Me Do’

Exactly 50 years ago today, on October 5th, 1962, a new single titled “Love Me Do” hit record stores all over England. It was the debut 45 by the …

Music

The Real Story Behind the Beatles’ Last Days

Sunday marked an anniversary most Beatles fans would rather forget: the day in 1970 when Paul McCartney announced to the world that the Beatles were …

Music

The Lost Beatles Photos: Rare Shots From 1964-1966

(no title)<p>Upon arriving in Los Angeles for their August 23, 1964 concert at the Hollywood Bowl the Beatles discovered their reservations at the …

Los Angeles

Miley Cyrus: Confessions of Pop’s Wildest Child

In the backroom of a tattoo parlor on North La Brea Avenue in L.A., Miley Cyrus is about to get some new ink. “Allright, face down,” says the tattoo …

Miley Cyrus

Lorne Michaels on The 1970s and The Birth of Saturday Night Live

The 70s began for me in 1975—on April 1, 1975, to be exact. That was the day I signed on to move to New York and begin work on a new late-night comedy/variety series for NBC. And it was going to be live. As it turns out, April Fools’ Day is the right day to start work on something like that.<p>The …

A Brief History of the Airship

From glorified balloons to military vehicles, we look up at the flighty past of dirigibles.<p>From glorified balloons to military vehicles, we look up at the flighty past of dirigibles.

Aviation

Yosemite National Park, Closed on Its 123rd Birthday

California's Yosemite National Park, established on October 1, 1890, stands closed today, along with all other national parks and monuments in the U.S. More than a century ago, naturalist John Muir, a strong advocate for the recognition and protection of the region, successfully lobbied congress to …

Chocolate Chip Cookie No Bake Cheesecake Parfaits

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfaits.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 20, 2013 101<p>It’s a BIG day.<p>A big birthday day that is. Someone in this house …

21 Glorious Photos of Double Rainbows Around the World

<b>Toroweap, Grand Canyon, Arizona</b><p>For many photographers, taking a picture of the elusive double rainbow is a rare and unexpected treat. Not only do you have to be at the right place at the right time, you need to have your camera on hand so that you don't miss nature's colorful show. As photographer …

Spectacular Lightning Show Over the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon inspires many people to photograph its grandiose scale and scenic landscape, but Sedona-based photographer Rolf Maeder has managed to capture a sight less seen–the Grand Canyon being hit by a spectacular thunderstorm. Being drawn to nature, Maeder originally moved to Sedona 13 …