In the age of reason, it is very difficult to believe in the world beyond. Ghosts and other apparitions invisible to the human eye are very hard to believe in. Nevertheless, there are some people who believe in ghosts. Those who are not afraid to share it with the world call themselves the medium, while others are ordinary people who have or believe to have experienced ghost stories in person.
Whether or not the world beyond exists along with ghosts and other creatures that wander the realm beyond the world we know, there are the so-called paranormal stories retold many times which make us doubt our own disbelief.
In the following paragraphs, the top three most frightening paranormal stories people say to have experienced will we explored and discussed.
THE HUNTED AMBULANCE
A woman working for an ambulance company told a story about the haunted ambulance, rig 12. While she was working for a famous ambulance company, she was told of the haunted ambulance by her colleagues – rig 12.
It was 3 a.m. and it was very dark and quiet outside. While she was sleeping in the driver’s seat with her colleague right beside her, they were woken up by a male voice followed by some heavy breathing. A click of an oxygen bottle was heard as if it was leaking. They thought somebody entered the ambulance while they were sleeping. However, once they open the rear doors, they realized nobody was in there, and no oxygen bottle was opened. Was the ambulance really haunted or their fear reached out?
BILLY THE MENACE
A woman and her friend Diane were next door neighbours. For years some strange things happened in her house. For example, when she would get home, things were put in weird places, laundry detergent would be in the bathtub or even fridge.
However, one day when she got really sick and tired of finding things all around the house, she told the ghost, now named Billy, to go to her friend’s place, and the ghost stopped moving things around her house. Diane, on the other hand, couldn’t find her things.
Even though nobody believed the story, the two friends did. And not until they moved from the street could they find their things. Well, if it wasn’t for Billy, who played the mischievous game on them?
THE GHOST WITH NO EYES
15 years ago, a boy named John, aged 10, was sleeping in his room tightly. While he was sleeping, somebody woke him up. Somebody was sitting on his back pulling his leg to wake up. Having thought it was his mom or dad, since he was an only child, he turned around and opened his eyes. To his surprise, there was a boy sitting there with a box in his hand. He asked the boy for his name. However, once the strange boy turned around, John saw that the boy had no eyes. The little boy told John he was lost and could not find his mommy. John was very afraid, woke up, and changed the room next day. 15 years later his daughter was sleeping in the same room. One night, she woke up and asked her father about an eyeless boy looking for his mom. Coincidence?
Whether you believe in the stories or not, you do feel chills through your body, don’t you? Is it possible the stories are true or those are stories?
Horses are said to be the last animals to have been tamed by the human race. For a true horse lover, it is no mystery that horses are not as tamed as one could think. There is something mysterious in their eyes combined with the stubbornness they carry. Horses are living creatures, just as any other creature on the Planet Earth, and when a person looks at a horse for the first time, one can notice the stubbornness and mystery in its eyes.
Due to the impossibility to tame horses completely, horseback riding has always attracted people as something special and unique. Because of its speed and the ability to run fast, horses and horse racing have attracted people as something amazing and thrilling.
Since the Roman times, horse racing has been popular all over the world. People of all ages and social status gather to admire the gracefulness of horses. The special bond that the jockey has with his/her racehorse is another thing people admire. Jockeys are considered as special as their horses because of the way to tame the horse and control its speed.
The chance to make money on the result of horse racing is what excites and attracts people even more. In the past, punters had to go to the tracks to place their bets, and for some, that seems complicated. However, the modern times brought the modern technology, so, nowadays, people can place their bets at the comfort of their homes without stepping a foot on the track. Online gambling has made horse race betting easier and it placed it on the top of the list of betting sports.
WHAT MAKES HORSE RACE BETTING SO POPULAR?
Payouts are very high in horse racing which, furthermore, makes betting on horse racing very popular. If you place 100 pounds on a racehorse, you can walk off with 1100 pounds if the odds of that particular horse to come in first are 10 to 1. If the odds are better, you can get more money!
What is predictability? Predictability is the ability to predict the result of a bet. Predicting the result of a horse race is considered to be a lot easier compared to other sports. You are wondering why? Firstly, there is a lot of information which you can receive on the racehorse, on the jockey and on the race itself. This can help you make your bet and have higher chances to win.
TYPES OF BETS
There is a variety of bets you can choose from when betting on horse racing. Due to the range of bets, people of all interests and social statuses are attracted to horse race betting. The most popular type of horse race betting is definitely betting on the winner of the race. The place bet and the show bet, the Exacta bet, the Quinella bet, the Trifecta, and many others are also very popular bets.
Horse racing has always been popular. The more popular it becomes, the more people become attracted to horse racing. Nowadays, horse racing is one of the most popular sports all around the world, and especially in the UK. The more people become interested in horse racing, the betting would become more popular, and, hopefully, it will become more and more popular in the future. And the possibility to earn more money will become higher and even more reachable for people.[Top]
Horses are indeed beautiful animals with a lot to offer. Their strength and stamina, and even stubbornness in their eyes amaze everybody, and not only horse lovers. For those who are experts at horse riding, horses are kind animals, easy to communicate and tame. However, for those who have seen horses only in movies, horse riding can be scary and stressful. Riding a horse can turn into a stressful experience if you are not familiar with the rules of horseback riding.
In order to fully enjoy horseback riding, you should embrace every single moment of your first time riding. It is very important to have a proper guidance and to listen to your instructor carefully. The environment where you are supposed to ride it should be safe and everything needs to be set and ready for you. Even though this sounds rather dull and tiresome, in order to avoid any accidents one must follow the rules and instructions carefully.
So, how to ride a horse for the first time? In the following paragraphs, we will offer 3 tips for your safe ride!
TIP NUMBER ONE: HAVE A PROPER HORSE GEAR ON YOU!
We know you want to look your best when you have your first horseback riding. However, wearing a mini skirt, tight pants, slippers or beach sandals is not recommendable for a first horseback riding.
Wear proper shoes and long pants when you ride a horse and not only for the first time, but always. It would be ideal if you could wear cowboy boots or shoes with a short heel in order to avoid slipping your feet through the stirrups.
Wearing scarves, purses, bracelets is completely unnecessary. If it gets tangled in the horse, or even the saddle it can scare the horse off, and it can cause an accident. Instead, wear a helmet and protect your head, because even though you have the instructor with you, you never know what could happen, so it is better to be safe.
TIP NUMBER TWO: ALWAYS GREET YOUR HORSE
Horses are not toys nor bikes or cars that you can control at your will. Just like any other living creature, horses can be tired and nervous. They do not have to like at the first sight, and you can scare them. Thus, in order to make a connection with your horse at the very first sight, when they introduce you to the horse, great it, one simple greet can save your life.
Greeting a horse is easy. Just extend your arm and offer the back of your hand for the horse to small. When the horse touches the back of your hand with his nose, you completed horseman’s handshake successfully.
TIP NUMBER THREE: BE CONFIDENT
There is no need for you to be nervous when horseback riding. If you are nervous, the horse will be nervous too. So sit up straight and relax. Show your horse that you are confident and ready to ride it.
Horseback riding is the best experience you can have. Listen to the tips, greet your horse, wear proper clothing and footwear, do not be scared or nervous, and just enjoy.[Top]
Since 2001, the Dolby Theatre, on Hollywood Boulevard, in the Hollywood and Highland Center shopping mall and entertainment complex has successfully filled the place as the perfect venue for the Oscars Ceremony. The year of 2019 will be no exception. The 91st Academy Awards will also be staged at the Dolby Theatre.
The 2018 Oscars ceremony did not fail to reach the expectations and to become one of the most popular events of 2018. However, the 2019 Oscars may extend the 2018 Oscars popularity. The people have already started talking about the 91st Academy Award and some big films and performances are being considered as top contenders for the 2019 ceremony.
The 91st Academy Award contenders will be talked about for a year before the ceremony itself and there will be a possibility of betting offers. Betting on Academy Award is very similar to betting on any other sporting events. It is the so-called ante-post betting. Academy Award betting has numerous betting offers for the four most interesting nominations on the Oscars Night. Those are: The Best Picture Nomination, The Best Actress Nomination, The Best Actor Nomination, and the Best Director of the year Nomination.
BETTING ON OSCARS
Betting on Oscars ceremony night is very interesting and many bookmakers will try to offer odds on classic Oscars Awards markets, while others will try to introduce new betting options and offer more variety in betting.
The example that describes these new options in the best way is the Best Foreign Language Film Award. The bookmakers will offer an opportunity to bet on foreign countries movies. For example, if you live in Serbia and your country has a nomination for the award in question, you would probably want to back your country up. It is for that reason that bookmakers will give you the opportunity to back your country up by betting on it.
91st ACADEMY AWARDS FIRST BETTING RELEASE
Even though betting options are soon to emerge in its full form, there are some movies which occupied the top three places on the list of 2018 Oscars Betting. In the following paragraphs, the titles of the movies would be presented, and the movies would be explored.
The movie Black Panther was released in 2018 and it occupies a high place on the 2019 betting tips for Oscars.
The plot of the movie revolves around T’Challa, the King of Wakanda. The rise of the king comes through the technology advanced African nation.
The movie The Favourite, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, combines royal intrigue and passion with envy and betrayal. It focuses on the court of Queen Anne in the 18th century in England and it depicts life at court during the time.
Backseat is yet to be released. Nevertheless it has already being tipped as a multi-category nominee.
The story revolves around Dick Cheney, the most powerful vice – president in history. The plot explores his policies which are believed to have changed the world we know today.
This is our top three, it is up to you to bet on your favourite movie.[Top]
A form of theatrical performance which combines acting, dance, music and spoken dialogue at the same time is called musical theatre, or simply musicals. Musicals combine songs, words in dialogues, movement in dancing and other technical aspects of the entertainment as a whole in order to communicate the plot of the story and the emotional content.
Since its emergence in the 19th century, musicals have been performed all around the globe, and its popularity has not stopped growing. Its popularity is owed to the well-done performances which are never shown twice in the same manner.
The most famous musical theatres in the world such as Broadway theatre or the West End stage the greatest musicals of all time which combine music, dancing, amazing stories and top casts! The viewers can enjoy fully and enter the world of musicals they have never imagined. Nowadays, with the appearance and rise of modern technology, the greatest musicals of all times need not only be watched from the auditorium. The Internet era brought the possibility to watch the greatest musicals from the comfort of your home, without even stepping your foot in the auditorium.
Due to the rising popularity of musicals, in the following paragraphs we will try to explore the 3 greatest musicals ever to be on stage.
Les Miserables is a musical based on the novel of a famous French novelist and poet Victor Hugo. The story is set in the early 19th century in France and it surrounds the life of Jean Valjean. Jean Valjean is a French peasant who spent nineteen years in prison for having stolen a loaf of bread for his starving niece. Jean decides to break his parole and start a new life. However, he is tracked down by Javert, a police inspector.
The Phantom Of The Opera
The Phantom Of The Opera is based on the French novel by Gaston Leroux called Le Fantôme de l’Opéra. The music of the musical is written by Andrew Lloyd Webber, while the lyrics were written by Charles Hart and, to a certain extent, by Richard Stilgoe. The plot of the story revolves around Christine, a soprano whose beauty is extraordinary and who becomes the obsession of a mysterious musical genius.
Stephen Schwartz wrote the music and the lyrics for Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz. The story is based on Gregory Maguire 1995 novel called Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West. The story in the 1995 novel is an alternative story of the famous 1900 Frank Baum’s story called The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
There are many other musicals to be seen. Hopefully, you will enjoy these three and decide to watch others too either live or via the Internet.[Top]