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One of the most financially successful individuals in the world during his lifetime, Howard Hughes was an American business magnate, film director and record-setting pilot. His life and story is notably captured in the 2004 film, The Aviator staring Leonardo DiCaprio, which won five Academy Awards. Howard was a multi-hyphenate and his accomplishments span various […]

Originating from Dublin in 1759, Guinness is one of the most successful beer brands worldwide in terms of sales and is well known for its advertising; in Asia particularly, the series of iconic TV ads in the 90s featuring Hong Kong actor-singer George Lam and his classic “Are you afraid of the dark” punchline that […]

2018 marks the 10th year anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary’s passing and we celebrate his amazing feat in ascending Mount Everest almost 65 years ago, reaching the summit of the highest mountain in the world along with Tenzing Norgay. A fact that not many people might know is that Sir Edmund also reached both the […]

Sir Winston Churchill is the British Politician and war hero best known for leading the British involvement in the Allied war effort, resulting in victory over Nazi Germany in 1945. Widely considered one of 20th century’s most significant figures, he played an important role in defending liberal democracy from the spread of fascism. Sir Winston […]

We are big fans of Sesame Street having “literally” (pun intended) been raised by the Children’s Television Workshop and growing up singing along to “Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?”. Our favorite characters are from Sesame Street’s most long-standing comic duos, Bert and Ernie. Bert is often seen as the grumpy […]

One of the most anticipated sneaker releases of 2018 (and some say the shoe of the year), the Nike Air Max 1/97 was designed by Sean Wotherspoon. Best described as a vintage collector and Nike aficionado, Sean was one of the co-owners of Round Two, a Buy-Sell-Trade store for rare, hype and vintage goods that […]

Originally rejected for World War II military recruitment due to various health and physical problems, Steve Rogers is later recruited as part of a “super soldier” project that transforms him into a nearly perfect human being with peak strength, agility, stamina and intelligence. In all the Marvel movies, Steve has had to deal with various […]

Widely considered one of the most complete players in professional basketball, Kobe retired in 2016 after playing 20 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers and leading them to 5 championships. He was also the first player in the NBA to have both his jersey numbers (He swapped from 8 to 24 mid-way in his career) […]