Top 10 Famous Roles Almost Played By Bill Murray

“Bill Murray is an interesting case study — He’s enjoyed an incredibly successful film career that’s spanned over three decades, and yet like so many comedic film actors of his generation, he would never be considered to be your traditional “leading man” type. He’s not classically good-looking and more often than not his onscreen persona is defined by dark sarcasm and misanthropy. But nonetheless, there is definitely something charismatic about Bill Murray, and he brings something unique to all the roles he plays. I couldn’t picture anyone nailing Peter Venkman from Ghostbusters or Phil Connors from Groundhog Day quite the way Murray did – with such snarky bravdo and charming dislike for humanity. That being said, Bill Murray is not right for every role that is out there. He’s a very picky actor, and has turned down a slew of projects over the years. Here’s a list of films that Murray almost starred in, but either passed on or was passed over for…” w/ photos + videos

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Top 10 Currencies In The World

“In listing down the ‘to 10 currencies in the world’, it is according to the popularity of the currency and being a stable one when it comes to foreign exchange. For most economists, the stability and popularity of a currency is the mirror of the current economic state of a country. And with this, the currencies which are listed here can be found on some of the countries which are included at the list of Developed Countries. Having these currencies in your pocket gives you the chance of getting a pleasing exchange rate.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Most Visited Websites

“Get ready to meet the top 10 most visited websites in the internet. According to the statistical study conducted by the Google Analytics and Alexa, the following sites had the most number of visits from internet surfers for the year 2011. The study was conducted for three consecutive months. The number of visits is listed in average values. Here they are from least (10) to greatest (1).” w/ photod

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Top 10 Depressing Movie Endings (That Are Oddly Uplifting)

“We don’t necessarily go to the movies to cry, but it tends to happen. Well, unless you’re a manly man, in which case you likely only cry at a movie when a football star dies, or Jason Statham wrecks a beautiful car. But the fact is that there are a lot of depressing movies in the world, with unhappy endings that force us to consider our mortality, and head straight to the liquor cabinet to drown our sorrows. Of course, there’s no steadfast rule that a sad movie can’t still be uplifting. Here are ten great and depressing films with surprisingly uplifting endings.” w/ photos

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Top 11 Ways To Handle Substance Abuse

“For as long as there have been mind altering substances, there’s been a certain percentage of the population who wind up abusing them. With variety and availability at unprecedented levels, substance abuse is not uncommon. The resultant popular more shift from criminal justice matter to public health problem is a welcome departure from a puritanical morality unhinged from reality. While the related political tides are coming in, statistically speaking, most of us are going to face this question on personal level. When a loved one develops a substance abuse problem, how should it be addressed?” w/ photos

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