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Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
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town and the bustling Farmer's Market at Pedro Square.
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Male: At first this country that goes in mind and sleigh rides totally by accident. But it was fate, it was meant to be.
Narrator: It’s surprising how one chance encounter can change everything and for Paul Henkton and his wife Cindy, that chance encounter let them to the small town of Breckenridge, Colorado and a whole new life.
Female: You know your motel, not strangers or I start talking to the guy next to me and things—no plan intended, snowball from there.
Narrator: The man owned and wanted to sale country boy mind and Breckenridge sleigh rides. The idea of running the sleigh ride company intrigued Paul and Cindy. Both had been working in the corporate world in Denver, yet they wanted something different.
Female: We’ve been coming to Breckenridge for 16 years before we had a lot, we hike and snowshoe. Every Sunday night we drive home to Denver and we were depressed. I said yes, I would love to make a lifestyle change.
Narrator: Four months later, they bought the company. It was a totally new experience.
Male: I don’t know anything about horses. I don’t know anything about gold mining. I don’t know anything about tone trailers but I’m having a ball.
Narrator: And he isn’t the only one.
Male1: I think half the state of Florida has been here on my sleigh rides already. Let’s go for a sleigh ride, huh?
Narrator: Breckenridge sleigh rides offer three different experiences. The first is a 40-minute sleigh ride, served with warm blankets and complementary hot chocolate. A private sleigh is also available for those who want an exclusive ride. This sleigh has been used for proposals and anniversaries and the dinner ride, the most popular sleigh ride ends with an elegant meal and live entertainment in the clubhouse.
Male: They come from all over the world too. We had people from London the other day, from New Zealand and from Spain. I have 9-year-old boy, okay, he is absolutely nuts about his parents owning a gold mine and a sleigh ride company and seven horses and 17 animals and miniature donkeys. This is like a little dream from him.
Male: We’ve never owned horses before so it’s a new adventure.
Narrator: Today, these beautiful horses pull visitors for an unforgettable rocky mountain experience.
Female: The things that makes me the happiest is when people get off and say “Thank you so much that was exactly what I dreamt of all these years.”
Male: That makes me feel good, I’m having fun of my job.