Pokemon Go And Sin No More

Pokemon Go And Sin No More

At this point, you probably won’t be surprised if I tell you that the “Pokemon Go” app has absolutely exploded in popularity. It hit No. 1 in the App Store almost immediately, and it’s changed the behavior of thousands of users, who have been roaming their neighborhoods in search of that elusive Dragonite. It’s caused […]

Weirdest Theme Parks in the World

Weirdest Theme Parks in the World

Roller coasters and rides have gone through dramatic changed in the last century. From calm and peaceful rides to terrifying thrill rides, today’s roller coasters are crazier than ever. In this day and age, if we want to have a crazy time and get our adrenaline rushing, then look no further than roller coasters. Theme […]

Secret love affair that inspired Rolls-Royce’s flying lady

Secret love affair that inspired Rolls-Royce’s flying lady

Now the story of the doomed relationship between a British aristocrat and his secretary tells the story of the 13 year love affair between John Montagu, who later became Lord Montagu of Beaulieu, and Eleanor Thornton, his secretary. Montagu’s wife, Lady Cecil, condoned the relationship and even befriended Thornton, who went on to have Montagu’s […]

Health Scare Will Not Close Rio Summer Olympics

Health Scare Will Not Close Rio Summer Olympics

The World Health Organization on Saturday rejected a call from 150 health experts to consider postponing or moving the Rio Summer Olympics due to the Zika virus in hard-hit Brazil, arguing that the shift would make no significant difference to the spread of the virus. The U.N. health agency, which declared the spread of Zika […]

Living Like A Swede

Living Like A Swede

As we here at SPY gear up for Eurovision Song Contest week we always reflect on the host country. This year it is Sweden. So Let Us live like a Swede. As diverse as Sweden is, there are a few societal norms that are distinctly Swedish – some quite basic, others more subtle. Understanding a handful […]

Who Has It better, Europeans Or Americans?

Who Has It better, Europeans Or Americans?

When I see ads on TV with smiling, happy American housewives using a new cleaning product, the only thing I want to buy are the meds they must be on. So set your supersized extra foam grande caramelized life aside for a moment and let us reflect on the cultural differences between the US and […]