Corruption of government officials is currently Americans’ number one fear' Researchers at Chapman University asked a random sample of 1,541 adults to rate the level of fear for 88 different fear options across a variety of domains (like crime and natural disasters). Based on their findings, here were the top 10 fears for 2015: [...]
Want a career change that'll make your life easier and less stressful? (Um, don't we all??) Check out the list of the LEAST stressful jobs in America for 2015 here!
1947 Pilot Chuck Yeager became the first person to break the sound barrier He flew his Bell X-1 rockets plane over Rogers Dry Lake in Southern California 1962 The Cuban Missile Crisis began On October 14, 1962, an American U-2 spy plane making a high-altitude pass over Cuba photographed a Soviet SS-4 medium-range ballistic missile [...]
We all have at least one movie that we can watch over and over and over and over again without getting the least bit bored. According to an online survey, the MOST rewatchable movie is "Star Wars". Here's the Top 25 . . . well, 26, thanks to a tie at #25: 1. "Star [...]
A new survey found the most popular type of Halloween candy in each state. Candy corn came in first in five states, but Reese's Peanut Butter Cups got the most votes overall. The most random result is West Virginia's . . . they picked Oreos. But...what about Kansas??
1903 Boston defeated Pittsburgh in the first World Series It was a best-of-nine series, with Boston prevailing five games to three, winning the last four 1982 The International Olympic Committee announced that it would posthumously restore the two gold medals - pentathlon AND decathlon - taken from Jim Thorpe He got his medals back 70 YEARS [...]
A prankster played a cruel trick on his girlfriend by pretending their son had been blown up in a 4-wheeler accident.Comedian and YouTube star Roman Atwood hired the young boy to scare his girlfriend Brittney Smith - who ended up in tears. He had his son run and hide while he swapped out the boy [...]
An eighth-grade student in Gresham, Oregon wore a T-shirt to school that included a design memorializing fallen soldiers and the words “Standing for those who stood for us.”The shirt — showing boots, a helmet and a gun — got him suspended. Officials at the Middle School asked the kid to change his shirt or face [...]
In fourteen hundred and ninety-two Columbus sailed the ocean blue! Christopher Columbus, an Italian explorer, along with a crew of 90 and three ships - the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria - he landed on Guanahani Island in the Bahamas He believed that he had found Asia while attempting to find a Western ocean route to India [...]
Entertainment Weekly" put out a list of "The 25 Best TV Characters of the Past 25 Years,": Here's the complete list: 1. Jack Bauer, "24" 2. Homer Simpson, "The Simpsons" 3. Buffy Summers, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" 4. Tony Soprano, "The Sopranos" 5. Carrie Bradshaw, "Sex and the City" [...]