Largest American Professional Sports Stadiums

Giants Stadium   82,000  East Rutherford, New Jersey   2. Fedex Field 82,000  Landover, Maryland 3. Lambeau Field  81,000 Green Bay, Wisconsin   4. Cowboy’s Stadium 80,000  Arlington, Texas 5. Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri  76,000 6. Mercedez Benz Superdome, New Orleans 76,000 7.  Bank of America stadium Charlotte, North Carolina  75,000 8. NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas  72,000 […]

What is it Like to Teach Black Inner City Students, according to a White Teacher

by Christopher Jackson Until recently I taught at a predominantly black high school in a southeastern state. The mainstream press gives a hint of what conditions are like in black schools, but only a hint. Expressions journalists use like “chaotic” or “poor learning environment” or “lack of discipline” do not capture what really happens. There […]

Keeping up appearances: 10 Third World Cities with Amazing Skylines

  Potemkin Viallage is any construction (literal or figurative) built solely to deceive others into thinking that a situation is better than it really is. The term comes from stories of a fake portable village,[citation needed] built only to impress Empress Catherine II during her journey to Crimea in 1787. 1. Manila   (Average salary […]

World Cities with the highest percentage of millionaires

1. Monaco (29.21%) 2. Zurich (27.34%) 3. Geneva (17.92%) 4. New York (4.63%) 5. Frankfurt (3.88%) 6. London (3.39%) 7. Oslo (2.90%) 8. Singapore (2.80%) 9. Amsterdam (2.63%) 10. Florence (2.59%) 11. Hong Kong (2.58%) 12. Rome (2.54%) 13. Dublin (2.40%) 14. Doha (2.31%) 15. Toronto (2.29%) 16. Venice (2.25%) 17. Brussels (2.11%)   18. […]