Dwayne Johnson has played his share of outsized heroes over the years. His characters have taken down crazed criminals and evil empires. He’s crushed an army of fire ants with his chin. He’s even flexed his way out of a plaster cast.
When Demi Lovato was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, she was actually relieved. “Growing up, I felt very, very depressed,” she said. “Even though I was playing concerts and living out my dream, I couldn’t tell you why I was upset.”
"Splatoon," a third-person team shooter, substitutes bullets and blood for paint and splat, and adds in a colorful palette of weapon classes, player upgrades and some skate-park punk attitude, but the game’s matchmaking is a time-sucking wasteland.
The Battle of Hamburger Hill was one of the toughest battles of the Vietnam War for United States soldiers. It was fought on a barren, wet mountain in South Vietnam against the North Vietnamese from May 10 through May 20, 1969.
They were little more than skeletons clad in rags, skin stretched over bone. The scars they bore told the story of some of Japan’s most brutal World War II prison camps: Formosa — or modern-day Taiwan.