States

This State Is The Most Forgotten State

Only 77.6% of quiz players manage to remember this state, compared to the 97.3% who list California or Texas.
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Florida Is Not A Very Friendly State

Florida may be in the southern portion of the United States but we are not as friendly as our southern neighbors. A new survey from the travel website, Big 7 Travel, ranks Florida near the bottom of the list when it comes to the friendliest states in the US. The Sunshine State is the 42nd...
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Yes, There Is A Florida Accent And No, Many Americans Do Not Find It Sexy

When you think of language accents across the USA, the southern drawl and the wicked good Boston accent immediately come to mind. However virtually every state and area has its own unique sound when it comes to dialect. Now a new survey of 1.5 million people has ranked the sexiest and least sexiest...
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marijuana

Teens Smoke Less Weed In States That Legalize Marijuana

For years lawmakers have cautioned that marijuana would act as a gateway drug for teens, in that it would be the first stop of a lifetime of increasingly harder drug use. But now that 33 states and the District of Columbia have either medical and recreational laws, some with over 20 years to...
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Florida Is Low In Christmas Spirit

With all the Christmas music, movies and decorating, it would appear that we've caught the holiday spirit. However when it comes to loving Christmas, Florida has a Grinch-size heart. A recent survey found Florida ranks 48th in states with the most Christmas spirit. Century Link looked at the online...
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Christmas Shipping Deadlines

Holiday shopping is moving along at a swift pace simply because, it has to, as we enter the month of December. If you want all of your holiday gifts to arrive on time this year, you'd better finish your gift shopping soon. Don't be fooled into thinking you've got a lot f time left to drop those...
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Colleges & Universities That Offer The Best Value

A college education is pricey, especially when you’re talking about top-ranked private schools where a year’s tuition will easily cost you more than $40,000. But paying more for school won’t necessarily guarantee you post-grad success. So you really should place value high on your college wish list...
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Group Petitions Government To Move Halloween To Last Saturday Of October

To the disappointment of many, this year's Halloween falls on a Wednesday. It’s slap dab in the middle of the work week and on a school night, meaning trick-or-treating will be less of a festive event and finished for many before the sun goes down. However there is a small push to get the day...
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The Countries Where People Are Expected To Live The Longest

The good news is that life expectancy is expected to grow worldwide but for us living in the United States it's isn't expected to grow much, especially by comparison to other counters. Using research from a 2016 study, scientists were able to analyze 250 causes of death to forecast a reasonable...
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Selfies Are Killing Us!

Sadly selfies have crossed over into the extreme world. A new report highlights the increase of people who have been killed while taking selfies in dangerous locations. Since 2011, an average of 43 people die per year taking their selfie to the danger zone. Men account for seven in 10 fatalities...
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