One usually believes that the term “classical music” refers to art music originating from the Renaissance period. However, this label is incorrect as this genre of music encompasses music spanning several epochs (Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Modern ….). Thus, Mozart belongs to the Classical era as Jean-Sébastien Bach is of the Baroque period.
The video game market is exploding, and the bestsellers rival movie box office receipts. Profits of the game Call Of Duty Black Ops, released in November of 2010, surpassed a million dollars in less than six weeks. If it had been a movie, it would find itself in the top 5 earners of all-time. Only the movie Avatar has generated as much money in the same time span.
The expression soap opera refers to the American daytime television series or radio broadcasts. The term "soap operas" originated from having been typically sponsored by soap-making companies such as Proctor & Gamble. At the onset the shows targeted women, particularl stay-at-home moms.