Venezuela: a new Chinese Colony? – VisualPolitik EN

Venezuela: a new Chinese Colony? – VisualPolitik EN

If you had to invest YOUR Money in another country, I’m sure Venezuela wouldn’t even be on the list, right? Well, friends here at VisualPolitik, China’s Government doesn’t agree with you… “China agrees to invest $20bn in Venezuela to help offset effects of oil price slump” But hold on just a second because this is […]

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Top 10 WRONG Cultural Stereotypes You Probably Believe

Top 10 WRONG Cultural Stereotypes You Probably Believe

10 Misconceptions About World Cultures There are billions of people in the world, and all of them are individuals with their own unique identities. With so many people to keep track of, and a much smaller corresponding number of cultures, humans invented stereotypes and other generalities as an attempt to understand large groups of people […]

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Top 10 CIVILIZATIONS That MYSTERIOUSLY DISAPPEARED — TopTenzNet

Top 10 CIVILIZATIONS That MYSTERIOUSLY DISAPPEARED — TopTenzNet

Top 10 Civilizations That Mysteriously Disappeared Throughout our history, most civilizations have either met a slow demise or were wiped out by natural disasters or invasion. But there are a few societies whose disappearance has scholars truly stumped: 10. The Olmec One of the first Mesoamerican societies, the Olmec inhabited the tropical lowlands of south-central […]

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Is the EUROPEAN UNION a CONFEDERATION? – VisualPolitik EN

Is the EUROPEAN UNION a CONFEDERATION? – VisualPolitik EN

The European Union is the Windows of politics. It´s slow, it doesn’t work perfectly OK and sometimes it gets “crashes”. Nonetheless, let’s be honest, the other alternatives are not much better… and can certainly be more costly. At the beginning of this year, it seemed like the far right was unstoppable. Some political analysts claimed […]

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Bob Ross: Only Happy Accidents (Bob Ross Biography)

Bob Ross: Only Happy Accidents (Bob Ross Biography)

For eleven years he hosted one of the most popular art shows on television — transforming a blank canvas to a finished painting in a remarkably short, 30 minutes. He captivated audiences with his mesmerizing voice and relaxed demeanor, and of course, his signature perm. Nearly twenty-five years after his death, the painter of “happy […]

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Vladimir Lenin: The Founder of the Soviet Union

Vladimir Lenin: The Founder of the Soviet Union

He is the only person whose baby picture was flown into space, and whose body has been preserved for decades after his death. He pushed his version of Communism so far, and for so long, that he was able to overthrow the government of the largest country in the world. To some, he is a […]

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Andre the Giant: The Gentle Giant

Andre the Giant: The Gentle Giant

He was billed as the 8th wonder of the world – a legitimate giant of a man, 7 foot 4 inches tall and more than 500 pounds. Andre the Giant was the greatest attraction the world of professional wrestling has ever seen. Yet his appeal went far beyond the ring. With his humble manner and […]

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Top 10 Inexplicable Games Based on Pop Culture — TopTenzNet

Top 10 Inexplicable Games Based on Pop Culture — TopTenzNet

10 Inexplicable Games Based on Pop Culture 10. Fight Club Video Game The movie Fight Club is based on a novel by Chuck Palahniuk, and became a cultural phenomenon when it was released in 1999. Fight Club the game was released five years later, and from what we can tell was based on the vague […]

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Top 10 Things About Post Apocalyptic Futures That Pop Culture Gets Wrong

Top 10 Things About Post Apocalyptic Futures That Pop Culture Gets Wrong

10 Things About Post-Apocalyptic Futures That Pop Culture Gets Wrong 10. Fist Fights Are Too Dangerous In countless post-apocalyptic stories, the new world is a rough place where dominance is decided through combat. Men and women will punch one another into submission, unconsciousness or even death. But that’s not the best way to settle things, […]

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