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Women ARE Better Drivers Than Men!

Only 28% of women they think they're better drivers than men, but in actual studies on the road, they got higher scores on driving tests than men.  They're less likely to speed, tailgate, blow through yellow lights, make dangerous cuts into traffic, talk on the phone, or text. The only areas where men scored better [...]

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This Day In History – May 15

1940 Nylon stockings from DuPont went on general sale for the first time in the United States. Nylon was invented in 1935 by Wallace Carothers 1990 Vincent Van Gogh's Portrait of Doctor Gachet was sold for $82.5 million. The sale set a new then-world record and then lastly... 2006 A judge formally charges Saddam Hussein with crimes [...]

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Most Distinctive Cause of Death per State

A map by the New York State Cancer registry shows the most distinctive causes of death per state.  Which is basically a rate of death from a certain cause is higher than the other states. Read more here!

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This Day In History – May 14

1804 The Lewis and Clark expedition set out from St. Louis. What a crazy journey!  1904 The Olympic Games were held in the United States for the first time! They were held in St. Louis, Missouri! 1985 The first McDonald’s restaurant -- in Des Plaines, IL -- became the first museum of the fast-food business. Quite the business!  1998 The 180th & final episode of Seinfeld aired [...]

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What Would Your Name Be if Born Today?

     "Time" magazine has a new feature that's pretty cool.  It figures out what you'd be named if you were born TODAY.  And no, it doesn't just spit out "Emma" for women and "Aiden, Brayden, or Jaden" for men.Here's how it works.  It looks up the popularity of your name from the year you were [...]

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The “Perfect” Celebrity Body!

Scarlett Johansson is as 'close to physical perfection' as any celebrity currently alive. A lingerie company has analyzed the curves of leading celebrity ladies and found the 30-year-old American actress has the perfect 'Golden Ratio' figure. The ancient Greeks claimed there was a Golden Ratio for all things when they approached perfection, and Scarlett's vital [...]

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This Day In History – May 13

1950 Born on May 13, Stevland Morris came into the world prematurely. He then recieved too much oxygen in the incubator, which caused the baby to become permanently blind. However, this did not Stevland’s incredible musical talents as a singer, songwriter and multiinstrumentalist. At the young age of ten, Little Stevie Wonder, as he was called [...]

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Man Gets Arrested for Saving Dog

Here's a BIG one for the "no good deed goes unpunished" thing. Michael Hammons of Athens, Georgia is an Army veteran who served in Desert Storm.  And he was in the parking lot of a shopping center on Saturday when he saw a small dog locked inside a car.  It was REALLY hot out and [...]

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What is the Worst Kind of Driver?

Expedia just released their annual survey on bad driving and road rage, and they found the six worst types of drivers.  Check 'em out . . .     1.  Texters.   2.  Tailgaters.   3.  Slow drivers in the left lane.   4.  People who drive slowly to take in the scenery.   5.  [...]

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Woman Sues School Because She Couldn’t Pass

A nursing student in Pennsylvania sued her college because she failed her class twice.The woman sued Misericordia University for $75,000 in damages saying her professor didn’t do enough to help her pass the course.She suffers from anxiety and depression which makes it difficult for her to concentrate, and she claims the school violated the Federal [...]

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