Bogar Alonso

Bogar Alonso

Writer, Journalist, Editor

When not buried waist-deep in the tech beat, I'm an entrepreneurial writer penning and editing stories in the economics, immigration, internet culture, lifestyle, music, politics, & sports realms.

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Edward Snowden & The League Of Modern-Day Whistleblowers

Along with Edward Snowden, a growing number of whistleblowers have come forth to reveal the trespasses of Big Brother.

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Hispanic Heritage Month: Lionel Messi

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Bio takes a look at soccer sports icon Lionel Messi and the ways in which he's transformed the sport.

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Obscure Inventors

In honor of Henry Ford's 150th birthday, looks at a list of inventors whose inventions changed the way we live, even though their reputations fizzled into obscurity.

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Carlos Danger and Other Political Nicknames

Long before there was Anthony Weiner and his online pseudonym Carlos Danger, there was Slick Willie, Paddy Pantsdown, Muscles From Brussels, and more. looks at political naughty nicknames.

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Anna Nicole Smith Movie: Tragic Sex Symbols

As a precursor to the premiere of Lifetime Movie's biopic on Anna Nicole Smith, we take a look back at Old Hollywood's tragic sex symbols.

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Accidental Medical Discoveries

For the 85th anniversary of Alexander Fleming's monumental albeit accidental discovery of penicillin, looks at some other very lucky souls and their accidental medical discoveries.

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Saved By the Bell Cast: Where Are They Now?

It's been 20 years since 'Saved By the Bell' aired and changed our Saturday TV mornings for good. reveals what the cast has been up to since then!

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Dallas Buyers Club Ron Woodroof: 6 Facts looks at the real Ron Woodroof, the inspiration behind the Matthew McConaughey flick, 'Dallas Buyers Club.'

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Famous Criminals Who Died in Jail

Ohio kidnapper Ariel Castro isn't the only convicted criminal who's died behind bars.

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Halloween Deaths; People Who Died on Halloween looks at four famous individuals who died on Halloween.

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DJ Jazzy Jeff on "Summertime"

For's Songs of Summer series, we interviewed DJ Jazzy Jeff for his and The Fresh Prince's classic hit.