Idiom of the Day
grind to a halt
to slow down and stop (like a machine when it is turned off)
The city ground to a halt when the electric power was off.
Celebrities Who Had Unbelievable Jobs
Christopher Walken worked as a lion tamer at a circus
Christopher Walken is a US actor, director, and screenwriter. Prior to becoming an actor, he worked as a lion tamer in a circus. Walken has acted in over 100 television shows and films, like The Deer Hunter, The Prophecy trilogy, Annie Hall, The Dogs of War, The Dead Zone, Brainstorm, A View to a Kill, Pulp Fiction, True Romance, and Seven Psychopaths. He has garnered numerous awards such as Academy Award, etc during his career. Walken has directed and written script for the film Popcorn Shrimp. He has also written and essayed the primary role in a drama titled Him about Elvis Presley.