Explore the historical roots of dangerous sports and games – covering gladiator games, jousting, bear baiting, bullfighting, boxing, horse racing, rock climbing, skydiving, snowboarding, and extreme ironing. Understand the risks and dangers associated with each pastime and examine the death rate that participants faced while engaging in these perilous activities.
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Experience the rollercoaster of emotions that is “Parasite,” South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s darkly humorous tale of two families – the Kims, struggling to make ends meet, and the Parks, the epitome of wealth and privilege. Follow the Kims’ journey to secure a better life and see how the lives of the two families become intertwined.
Explore the history of butchery, from the ancient civilizations of Greece, Rome, and Egypt, to the modern-day art of providing high-quality meat products. Get to know the inside story of David Cox Butchers, a third-generation, family-owned business with a National Butchers Week award-winning Gold Steak Pie. Learn about the world’s most expensive meats, including Fugu and Kobe Wagyu. Discover butchers’ contributions to our food system and our communities!
Relive the highlights of 1990 – from the best-selling films and singles to the key events and notable births – in this retrospective review of the defining moments of the year. From Ghost to Total Recall, from The Righteous Brothers to Vanilla Ice, dive into a year of memorable culture, history, and entertainment.