2019

Parents Naming Child Karen Drops To Near Century Lows

2020 may be full of surprises, but parents skipping the name Karen isn't.
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Nearly 100,000 Artificial Christmas Trees Have Been Recalled Due To Fire Hazard

The Home Accents Holiday brand of artificial Christmas trees, sold exclusively at The Home Depot between June 2019 and December 2019 have been recalled due to a fire hazard.
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Labrador Retriever Is Still The Most Popular Dog

For the 29th year in a row, the Labrador Retriever is the most popular dog breed in America.
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The Most Popular Days To Call Out Sick

The most popular days to call out sick in 2019.
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What You Need To Know Before Filing 2019 Taxes

Now that 2019 is history, our W2 tax forms will soon be arriving as we prepare to file income tax. While last year we faced a lot of changes, this year will be a lot less jarring. There are a few adjustments you should know about, but for the most part, it’s all going to feel very familiar. Single...
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Festivus poles

The Festivus Celebration Kit

One of the most iconic moments from television came to us in season 9 of Seinfeld, where Frank Costanza shared his alternative to Christmas, which is called Festivus, which happens to be on December 23rd). If, like Costanza, you hate all the commercial aspects of the holiday season, you can join...
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National Lampoon Christmas Vacation

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation-Themed Hotel Room

This year, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation turns 30 years old, and in celebration, the Ivy Hotel in Chicago is offering a suite package inspired by the classic holiday movie. Through December 31, 2019, guests can book “Christmas Vacation at the Ivy.” For the special event, the Ivy has...
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Website Offers 50% Off Last-Minute Hotels On Christmas For People Needing To Escape Family

The holidays are joyful times with friends and family. Although we love our families and friends, sometimes they can only be handled in small doses. So H otels.com has introduced special 50% off #XmasEscapeRates this holiday season , so people who are home visiting their families can duck out at...
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Say That Again! The Most Mispronounced Words of 2019

A nuclear disaster, a presidential candidate and an outspoken teenager were just a few of the hardest words to pronounce in America this year. Language learning app Babbel came up with the list of frequently butchered terms by working with the US Captioning Company, which subtitles all real-time...
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Nugget

Wet Nose Wednesday-12.11.19

Welcome to the 98.5 KTK Wet Nose Wednesday web page, where we show you adoptable pets from local shelters that will make a great addition to your family! This week we’d like to introduce you to, Nugget.
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