The silent film classic “The Freshman” opens by describing the fictional Tate University as “a large football stadium… with a college attached.” Indeed, college athletics are often maligned as an elaborate, and disproportionately large, fundraiser for colleges and universities. But behind all the glitz and marketing that swarm around college sports, they are also a… Read More


Today they may be successful beyond their wildest dreams, but at one time, these 15 celebrities were just like you, starting out and perhaps unsure of what direction to take or how to jump-start their careers. Just like anyone else, these U.S. celebrities received good career advice from someone they trusted at that time in… Read More


Many people think of asthma as a disability that limits you from being an active member of society. This is not the case at all, in fact many people with asthma become professional athletes or really enjoy sports.… Read More


Nearly every college out there has its token celebrity. Some colleges, however, put out an uncanny number of them. We researched lists of notable alumni at the nation’s colleges and counted how many really famous stars each has put out. Check out our top five, star-producing schools.… Read More


Recently, Forbes.com put together “Celebrity First Jobs,” which recounts what a few Hollywood celebrities did before they were on the A list. Fronting a Kiss tribute band? Busing tables at Red Lobster? Ushering at porno theater? Wow. And I thought my first job was bad.… Read More