Adult reading society.

By the time he was 32 and had hung up his boots, Scott Quinnell had played rugby union for Llanelli times, captained Wales, gained 52 caps and scored 11 international tries. He had even been chosen to play for the British Lions in Australia in Yet on the day that he decided to retire, Quinnell - an undisputed Welsh hero - still only had the reading age of a seven-year-old. His writing and spelling were also poor, meaning that his wife had to fill in cheques for him. When the sports star decided to tackle the first book in the Harry Potter series, in his late twenties, it took him two months to complete the pages.

Celebrity like make up. Adriana Lima

Just as we could all eat healthy if we had personal chefs, we could all resemble celebrities if we had on-call glam squads. You've had these thoughts before if you're anything like us. And they've got some serious skills in that area. This makes complete sense when you think about it: When they were trying to break into the business of acting, singing, or modeling, they had to get themselves looking on point without help from big-name pros. They've probably wasted too many hours studying YouTube tutorials just like us.

Stories of teen violence. In This Section:

When people think of domestic violence, we tend to think about physical damage. Many victims end up scarred for life. Haile is a 17 year-old high school student whom I have the honor of being friends with. We met when one day she reached out to me through an email, and I realized we went to the same school. She told me her story before we even met in person, while we were talking about our pasts.