The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.
'Tis the season for fashionably questionable holiday garb.
Because the longer the juice is out of the fruit, the more bitter it gets.
It's not just The Sound of Music: Plenty of other large-scale live events have been piped into a TV near you over the past decades.
Researchers have discovered that there are actually five different kinds—and most people tend to experience just one type of boredom throughout their lives.
On Fridays, I ask a series of unrelated questions. Reading your answers helps me get through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...
You know GEICO’s customer service delights customers, but how well do you know where these delightful amusement staples got their starts?
Flying a flag at half-staff has become a well-recognized symbol of national grieving, but where did this tradition originate, and how does the decision to lower the flag work?
Everyone loves a good movie, and these fun facts will help you fascinate your friends on your next trip to the multiplex.
The concept of the “Happy Hour” isn’t merely a marketing strategy, and the history of hitting the sauce at half price has a surprisingly strong—if not varied—connection to American history.
What makes a word the word of the year? Different authorities use different criteria in making their selections.
Nelson Mandela passed away today at the age of 95. Most of us are pretty familiar with his imprisonment and anti-Apartheid work; here are a few things you might not have known.