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Justin Flom

Justin Flom Does 13 Magic Tricks in 2 Minutes [VIDEO]

By Justin Flom, Posted August 19th, 2014

 

Written by Sandra Gonzalez

Magic is all around us — at least, that's what the magicians on Syfy's upcoming reality competition show, Wizard Wars, will show viewers.

On the show, skilled illusionists are challenged to create mind-blowing tricks out of household objects — from... READ MORE

Michelle Singletary

Before You Say 'I Do,' Be Careful What You Owe

By Michelle Singletary, Posted August 19th, 2014

There are times when you’re right but you wish you weren’t. This is one of those times.

Ten years ago, a reader wrote to me asking for advice about his relationship with his girlfriend. It was near Valentine’s Day, and he wanted to ask her to marry him. But he had major reservations... READ MORE

Auntie Anne Beiler

How Auntie Anne's Became Queen of Soft Pretzels [VIDEO]

By Auntie Anne Beiler, Posted August 15th, 2014

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This FORTUNE video features how Anne Beiler grew her soft pretzel business Auntie Anne’s from a single store to a worldwide brand with over 1,300 locations.

Biography

Anne Beiler began twisting pretzels in 1987 to support her husband’s vision to offer free counseling services... READ MORE

Scott MacIntyre

American Idol Finalst Will Release New Album

By Scott MacIntyre, Posted August 14th, 2014

Latest album by Scott MacIntyre set for September release.

The classically trained pianist, singer and songwriter Scott MacIntyre, who was a finalist in the eighth season of American Idol and has recorded a number of pop and classical albums, is set to release a new project, 'Lighthouse', on 23rd... READ MORE

Ruben Gonzalez

Probabilities and Possibilities

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted August 14th, 2014

I finish my speeches by saying, "What are the chances that someone like me was going to make it to the Olympics? I wasn't a great athlete, I didn't get started until I was 21 years old, and to top it off I live in hot and humid Houston and I chose to compete in the luge for Pete's sake!... READ MORE

Elizabeth Smart

Elizabeth Smart Shares Hope For Human Trafficking Victims

By Elizabeth Smart, Posted August 14th, 2014

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Written by Jared Ransom

Empowering the victims of sexual abuse and human trafficking is one of the goals of law enforcement and healthcare leaders, and a national face of child abduction survivors is hoping to spread that message as well.

"Well, I certainly consider myself a survivor.... READ MORE

Andy Andrews

Andy Talks New Book 'The Seven Decisions' on GMA

By Andy Andrews, Posted August 13th, 2014

 

Andy Andrews sits down with Good Morning America on ABC to discuss his latest book, The Seven Decisions.

For information on how to book Andy Andrews for your next event, visit PremiereSpeakers.com/Andy_Andrews.

Source: ABC

Brian Lord

A Little Known Robin Williams Story

By Brian Lord, Posted August 12th, 2014

Years ago I learned a very cool thing about Robin Williams, and I couldn’t watch a movie of his afterward without thinking of it. I never actually booked Robin Williams for an event, but I came close enough that his office sent over his rider.  For those outside of the entertainment industry, a rider... READ MORE

Scott Rasmussen

Tech Entrepreneurs Have Greater Impact on Nation Than Presidents

By Scott Rasmussen, Posted August 12th, 2014

The tech industry will have a more lasting impact on America's future than Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama combined.

That's not the sense you get from reading the news these days, but journalists and historians always overstate the impact of politicians while underestimating... READ MORE

Kim & Krickitt Carpenter

Couple Behind Movie, The Vow, Featured on Oprah

By Kim & Krickitt Carpenter, Posted August 12th, 2014

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Krickitt Carpenter has been married to her husband, Kim, for two decades, but she has absolutely no recollection of their 1993 wedding. That's because less than 10 weeks after saying "I do," the newlyweds were in a near-fatal car accident that left Krickitt in a coma, fighting for her life.

Twenty-one... READ MORE

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