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Karen Harris

Karen Harris

Writer

Karen left the world of academic, quitting her job as a college professor to write full-time. She spends her days with her firefighter husband and four daughters on a hobby farm with an assortment of animals, including a goat named Atticus, a turkey named Gravy, and a chicken named Chickaletta.

The Very First Sit-In At A Greensboro Woolworth's, 1960...

March 19, 2019

Demonstrators holding signs protest in front of an F.W. Woolworth stor...

How The 'Whipped Cream' Girl Sold 6 Million Herb Alpert...

March 17, 2019

The 1965 album Whipped Cream & Other Delights by Herb Alpert's Tiju...

Bob & Doug McKenzie: How 'Strange Brew's Original Hoser...

March 16, 2019

Bob McKenzie, played by Rick Moranis, and his brother Doug, played by ...

Celebrities Who Did 'Dating Game' Before They Were Famo...

March 15, 2019

Maureen McCormick on 'The Dating Game' on March 27, 1973. (Photo by AB...

'Big Chill' Soundtrack: A Baby-Boomer Nostalgia Overdos...

March 12, 2019

The soundtrack to 'The Big Chill' was excellent driving music for Baby...

Bon Scott: The AC/DC Frontman's Real-Life Highway To He...

March 8, 2019

Singer Bon Scott from Australian rock band AC/DC posed in a studio in ...

How Two Fighting Dinosaurs Sparked A 'Renaissance' In 1...

March 6, 2019

Dinosaurs do battle in a scene from the scientifically-inaccurate film...

How 'Sea Hunt' Star Lloyd Bridges Got Funny In 'Airplan...

March 2, 2019

Lloyd Bridges in his 'Sea Hunt' days, and the role that reignited his ...

How The Death Of James Dean Put Seat Belts In Our Cars

March 2, 2019

James Dean gives a thumbs-up sign from his Porsche 550 Spyder, the Little ...

Pam Grier: From 'Foxy Brown' And 'Coffy' To 'Jackie Bro...

March 1, 2019

Actress Pam Grier poses for a photo circa 1972 in Los Angeles, Califor...

How Old Is Olivia de Havilland? The Screen Siren, Then ...

February 27, 2019

Olivia de Havilland in a studio portrait circa 1935. (Photo by Hulton ...

The 'Mad, Mad World' Cast: 1963's All-Star Game Of Come...

February 26, 2019

Buddy Hackett and Mickey Rooney panic at the controls of an aircraft i...

How Marlon Brando and Sacheen Littlefeather Changed Osc...

February 24, 2019

Marlon Brando in 'The Godfather;' presenters Roger Moore and Liv Ullma...

The Futuro House's Spaceship Chic: A Sci-Fi Pad Of One'...

February 20, 2019

A Futuro II photographed on the grounds of the Philadelphia Internatio...

Go-Go Boots: A History Of The Footwear That Ruled The 1...

February 19, 2019

Nancy Sinatra, 1969 (Getty); Jennie and Terrie Frankel, 1972 (Wikimedi...

Lyndon Johnson Had An Amphibious Car, Didn't You?

February 18, 2019

President Lyndon B. Johnson loved his amphibious car. Source: (businessinsider....

Jessica Lange, Then And Now: How The Young 'King Kong' ...

February 10, 2019

American actress Jessica Lange on the set of "King Kong," directed by ...

Were Bela Lugosi And Boris Karloff Rivals? The Truth Ab...

February 9, 2019

Boris Karloff as Edmond Bateman and Bela Lugosi as Dr Richard Vallin i...

The 'Grease' Gal Who Got Physical: Olivia Newton-John, ...

February 7, 2019

September 1976, Olivia Newton-John. Source: (ABC via Getty Images) W...

Woodstock Fashion: Photos Of Hippie Chicks And What The...

February 5, 2019

A couple attending the Woodstock Music Festival smiles while standing ...

Young Lynda Carter: 1970s Through Today

January 24, 2019

'The New Original Wonder Woman', starring Lynda Carter debuted on November 7, 1975. Sourc...

The 'Manson Girls:' Who Were They, And Where Are They N...

January 22, 2019

The three female defendants in the Tate-LaBianca murder trial walk fro...

Pablo Escobar: The Drug Lord The U.S. Couldn't Catch

January 17, 2019

Wall painting at the entrance of the 'Pablo Escobar quarter'. Source: (alamy...

Farewell Carol Channing: 'Hello, Dolly!' Star Was 97 

January 15, 2019

Carol Channing, star of Broadway's Hello, Dolly! Source: (Gettyimages.com)...

This Man Was Jeopardy’s First Host. Who Was Art Fleming...

January 15, 2019

Art Fleming. Source: (NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) Today,...

The 1963 March on Washington: A Civil Rights Triumph

January 10, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addressing crowd of demonstrators outside the Lin...

Batman's Adam West, And The Sexy Love Life We Never Kne...

January 8, 2019

American actor Adam West, 1967. Source: (Photo by Harry Dempster/Expre...

'Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid:' Why That Ending?

January 3, 2019

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid's ending, a freeze-frame of our outlaw h...

Remember Electra Woman and Dyna Girl?

January 1, 2019

'Electra Woman and Dyna Girl', starring Judy Strangis and Deidre Hall- Airdate September 11...

The Rise of the Preppy

December 27, 2018

President Kennedy Playing Golf at Hyannis Port, Massachusetts wearing a casual, preppy look. Source: (Gett...