Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
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.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
"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.
We paid our respects at a War Memorial in Sandakan for British and Australian victims of World War 2.
Tags:War Memorial Sandakan, Borneo,Borneo tourist attractions,Malaysia historical museum,malaysia tourist attractions,Malaysia tourist tips,malaysia travel guide,Malaysia War World Two memorial,PositiveWorldTravel,what to see in Borneo,what to see in Malaysia,what to see in Sandakan,War Memorial Sandakan Borneo
Grab video code:
War Memorial Sandakan Borneo
Female: The Sandakan Memorial Park commemorates the sacrifice and suffering injured by both Australian and British solders who are held captive by the Japanese as prisons of war between 1942 and 1945.
Male: We entered the commemorative convenient by information was displayed showing the tragedy and courage of all of the soldiers.
Female: The main of trustee, soldiers has to fight what was now called the death marches.
Male: The marches occurred because the Japanese feared an allied invasion so they wanted to move to the west.
Female: Conditions along the march were terrible. Soldiers are given no food, shelter or medical treatment.
Male: Men who could no longer walk were left to die day by day or fend for themselves in the thick jungle.
Female: The path that I’m walking along right now is the start of the death march that all the prisoners of war had to take to the west coast of Borneo, the 260 kilometer journey.
Of the 2400 soldiers held captive forced to make this terrible journey, only six Australian soldiers survived because they were lucky enough to escape.
Male: Visiting the memorial park gave us time to reflect on the lives that were lost and also to be thankful of the great country we live in today.