Posts tagged: Mickey Rooney

A solemn-looking saint, wearing a miter with a cross and green robes, in a stained-glass window

Behold the Big Big Birthdays of 2020

Here they come: the big, big birthdays of 2020. Who turns 50 this year? Who turns 100? What about¬†1400? (And would you be surprised to learn that Spongebob Squarepants is …..

The Six Wives of Osama bin Laden

The first was 15 when he married her; so (probably) was the last. One was divorced, one was annulled in under 48 hours, three lived with him in Abbottabad, and four are now co-widows. Tim McGirk reports on the six wives of Osama bin Laden.  (PS: He was still two wives short of Mickey Rooney.)