The Best Pie Shop in Every State

Pies may be filled with meat, poultry, seafood, or vegetables, but when most people think of pie, they probably envision a pastry shell filled...

Drinking Through a Straw and Other Mistakes That Are Aging You

Aging, the inevitable and most natural body process, is probably among the most feared. Growing old seems scary when you read about how biologists...

The Most Popular Fashion Designers in History

The most popular fashion designers of all time are names familiar even to those who are not fashionistas. Coco Chanel, Giorgio Armani, Donna Karan,...

The Best Hotels in Mexico and the Caribbean

As long as winter in the United States -- at least in northern parts of the country -- means freezing temperatures, snow, and wearing...

They’re Not Really White and 19 Other Fascinating Facts About Polar...

If the polar bear is an international icon, Coca-Cola has something to do with the situation: It first used an image of the animal...

Why the ‘Oscars’ and Other Little Known Facts About the Academy...

The popularity of the Academy Awards has declined in recent years. Last year’s ceremony was the least-watched Oscars broadcast to date, with nearly half...

Who Won the Oscar for Best Director Every Year Since the...

Movie directors are the authors of the motion picture. From screenplay writing or supervision to cinematography, the vision, tone, and, of course, direction, of...

Oldest Bar in Every State

Every state has bars that locals love to say have been around forever. But which one has been around the longest? Taverns and bars opened...

The Most Popular Beer Brands in America

Americans love beer. Some 40% of drinkers in the U.S. list the hoppy concoction as their alcoholic beverage of choice. U.S. beer consumption totaled...

Tallest Buildings in the World

Since the beginning of recorded history, people have had the desire to build. Early humans erected the 28-foot tall Tower of Jericho roughly 11,000...