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Most Popular Shows at the 2021 Emmy Awards

Millions of Americans tuned into the 2021 Emmy Awards, hoping to see their favorite TV and streaming programs take home the statuette. Tense dramas,...

America’s Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 2020

Names, like fashion, change with the times, which explains why ever-shifting social trends and popular culture greatly influence the monikers parents give their children....

25 of the Strangest Band Names and Where They Came From

Back in the old days, band names were simple. Some were christened for their leaders, like Stan Kenton and His Orchestra or Bill Haley...

America’s Least Obese Counties

Recent public health crises, namely the COVID-19 pandemic and the opioid epidemic, have overshadowed a longer-standing problem in the United States -- obesity. Since...

What the World Was Like a Million Years Ago

What was Earth like one million years ago? If our planet is 4.54 billion years old, a million years is not much more than...

Crazy Legends and Superstitions People Believe in Every State

You might consider yourself a very rational person, but then something as simple as a calendar date or a number makes you feel differently...

Movies Audiences Hate But Critics Love

Moviegoers rely on film critics to give an honest assessment of a movie so they can avoid wasting their money and their time on...

Signature Dishes From 50 Cities Every American Should Try

Food snobs and scholars may debate whether or not there’s such a thing as American cuisine. A distinguished Yale history professor has even written...

These Are the Strangest Foods From Every State

America is a huge country with immense variation in climate and topography and a diverse population drawn from hundreds of nations around the world....

These Countries Won The Most Medals At The 2021 Paralympic Games

The 16th Summer Paralympics -- officially the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games -- wrapped up recently in the Japanese capital with five-time Paralympian Matt Scott...