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EMMY NOMINATED SERIES directed by and starring Steve Buscemi is back for a second season!!! Park Bench is a local's take on the special people, places, and spirit of New York City. Through unscripted moments with average New Yorkers and Steve's celeb friends, Buscemi takes viewers on a funny, first-hand journey/misadventure, told in his unique voice.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
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"Stricly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly and The Saturdays' Rochelle Humes talk to mums about their experiences of being mum. Whether the daughter of a Rolling Stone, in one of the most famous girl bands the world has ever known, or a parent coping with disability as well as family life, each mother in Being Mum shows that the feelings, challenges and rewards of motherhood are universal no matter the surroundings you find yourself in."
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.
On the south western corner of the island and the shade of the 828 meter high Piton cliff, six hotels complex has been built. And his travel log entitles blue marred suce. The hotel is a miracle in itself. The small island that is recently becoming independent soon realized that nobody would travel 15,000 kilometers to ride a jeep hole, so the coast actually consist of 50 connected luxury hotels and nature has brought wonderful climate, blue sky, light breeze, crystal clear warm water into the business.
Another well known here humorous, Mark Twain had this opinion more than a century ago. Huge fields of waving sugar cane beautiful fresh colors to delight the eye anywhere and everywhere. The jumble luxuriance of tropical flora with different shades of bright green, thick wild brush wood from which graceful palms emerge with there broken leaves then shaded forest was cheerfully bubbling to your streams which suddenly appear and later disappear. Playing a kind of hide and seek with people.
Then there are many small mountains, some strange picture rest cliff groups similar to toys, a nice small pocket Mattel horn. And here and there, we can see the white forming edge of the sea. For centuries, travelers have called Mauritius “the garden of Eden” ancestral dream, paradise on earth, shining star of the Indian Ocean and the list goes on and on. In its strange flag consisting a four horse saddle stripes, red is the color of freedom, blue is the ocean, yellow is the sun and green is the color of sugar cane.
The small island of 1,200,000 inhabitants is closest to Africa but even that is 2,000 kilometers away while the distance to the big neighbor Madagascar is 1,100 kilometers. Reunion which is under French authority is only 160 kilometers; so many people visit both islands traveling from one to the other either by ship or plane. Though the small Rodriguez Island of 108 square kilometers is three times as far away, it belongs to Mauritius, constituting its its 10th district.
As Mauritius is located near the tropic of Capricorn, it enjoys all the advantages of a sub-tropical climate. Here the summer last from December to June. The temperature at this time is around 30 degrees Celsius but the risk of heavier rain is larger. Between July and September, the temperature is an average of 24 degrees Celsius and the rainfall only amounts to a quarter of the quantity of the summer rains. And the second has a winter, the temperature rises.
On the 600 meters high central Plateau, the weather is always a bit colder than on the coast. The monsoon doesn’t touch the island; cycle season is January and February. However, we only have to count on them approximately every 15 years.