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People That I Admire & Respect

Darryl McDaniels, Weird Al Yankovic and Joseph Simmons

Hedren and Hitchcock on the set of The Birds (Alfred Hitchcock, 1963)

Top 10 Kristen Wiig skits. This is golden. Gotta watch these when having a bad day!

Miep Gies (February 15, 1909 – January 11, 2010), one of the Dutch citizens who hid Anne Frank, her family and eight family friends in an attic annex above Anne's father's place of business.

Ernestine Shepherd 73 years old. Guinness World Record Oldest Female Body Builder

"Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch." --Blessed John Paul II

Behtany Hamilton. At the age of 13, she survived a shark attack in which she lost her left arm. She was able to overcome the serious and debilitating injury and made an amazing comeback to her dream of professional surfing.

100-year-old Fauja Singh became the oldest person to complete a full-distance marathon when he finished a race in Toronto.

Marie Curie ~ "Marie Skłodowska-Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a French-Polish physicist and chemist famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes – in physics and chemistry. She was the first female professor at the University of Paris, and in 1995 became the first woman to be entombed on her own merits in the Panthéon in Paris."

Salvador Dalì

ON April 27, 1927 Coretta Scott is born in Marion, Ala. She will LATER marry Martin Luther King, Jr. In 1953 and be an integral part of his civil rights activities. After his assassination in 1968, Ms. King continued her civil rights activities (especially with the Women's Movement), founding the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Change in Atlanta, Ga. until her passing in 2006.

Coretta Scott King

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Nelson "Madiba" Mandela