John Wayne on Life’s Gray Areas

“If everything isn’t black and white, I say, ‘Why the hell not?’”

— John Wayne

How a John Wayne Movie Killed Nearly Half of its Cast and Crew

In terms of its artistic legacy, The Conqueror leaves much to be desired. Routinely making the listing of “The Worst Movies Ever Made,” the 1956 movie starring John Wayne was an unfortunate blemish on the Duke’s acting reputation. The film depicts the rise of Genghis Khan, giving a fanciful backdrop to the founder of the…

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When Stalin wanted to kill John Wayne

This fascinating insight into a forgotten chapter in the history of the Cold War is brought to you by Dirk deKlein. Be sure to visit History of Sorts for many more great stories about such varied topics as World War II, movies, serial killers, and just about any other subject you can imagine.

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One Sure Thing….

“You know nothing for sure…except the fact that you know nothing for sure.” — John F. Kennedy Read more fun facts about President John F. Kennedy. Read fun facts about philosophy and philosophers.

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