Prohibition of alcohol in the United States

In 1920, the 18th Amendment was passed making the manufacture and sale of alcohol illegal. But many people in this time of ‘Prohibition’ continued to drink and gangsters made enormous amounts of money from supplying illegal liquor. Read More »

Increase height with 11 foods and nutrients

Melatonin is a hormone in your body that plays a role in sleep. The production and release of melatonin in the brain is connected to time of day, increasing when it’s dark and decreasing when it’s light. Melatonin production declines with age. Read More »

Black and white pictures of the old days

One of the greatest components of reddit are the thriving subreddits, niche communities of people who share a passion for a specific topic. One of the Sifter’s personal favourites is r/ColorizedHistory (featured previously). Read More »

California Tour with Mohammad Reza Golzar

Mohammad Reza Golzar (born March 31, 1977) is an actor, singer, television host and model. He studied Mechanical Engineering in Islamic Azad University. Read More »

A Los Angeles mansion once listed for $250 million

A Los Angeles megamansion in Los Angeles that was once the most expensive listing in the US has finally sold after three years on the market – at a whopping 62% discount. Read More »

Selma Ergec as Rumi’s Wife

Selma Ergeç (1 November 1978) is a Turkish-German actress, beauty pageant titleholder, model, designer, philologist, psychologist and doctor. Read More »

Rare photos of Taliban with makeup

The Taliban or Taleban, who refer to themselves as the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (IEA), are a Sunni Islamic fundamentalist political movement and military organization in Afghanistan currently waging war (an insurgency, or jihad) within that country. Read More »

The use of rice sacks in designer clothes

VOA reported on a recent Vogue online post about a Brooklyn-based designer Zeynab Izadyar of the label VVORK VVORK VVORK, there wrote a rice bag is not just a simple rice bag, but rather a layered piece of art. For the last few years, Izadyar has been unearthing the beauty in this everyday Iranian carryall and re purposing it within ... Read More »

Learn about the benefits of crying

Crying may help lift people’s spirits and make them feel better. As well as relieving pain, oxytocin and endorphins can help improve mood. This is why they are often known as “feel good” chemicals. Read More »