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Suzanne Raga

Suzanne Raga loves writing about everything from history, business, music, and literature to personal finance, life hacks, food trends, and health. A graduate of Princeton University, she is the author of You Rock! How To Be A Star Student & Still Have Fun, curator of the indie music blog After The Show, and a whiz at Latin Scrabble.

Art
Stendhal Syndrome: Overdosing On Beautiful Art
Food
10 Retro, Rockin’ Facts You Might Not Know About Johnny Rockets
Fun
The History and Science Behind Expandable Water Toys (a.k.a. Grow Monsters)
Big Question
What Is a Confidential Marriage License and Why Does California Offer Them?
History
Dr. Henry Heimlich’s Long Battle With The Red Cross Over His Namesake Maneuver
List
13 Musings On the Art of Acting From Meryl Streep
Animals
Petting This Cute Caterpillar Could Send You To The Hospital
History
Counterfeit Chocolate: Not Just A Thing of the Past
List
9 Arresting Facts About Conjugal Visits
Space
Uranus Used To Be Called the Schoolyard-Friendly Name George
History
How Uneducated Butchers and Barbers Became Today’s Skilled Surgeons
Weird Science
The People Who Drink Arsenic (But Are Totally Fine)
History
Charlie Chaplin Once Sued An Imposter Named 'Charlie Aplin'
Animals
How Pit Ponies Replaced Children in the Coal Mines
Food
The Super Luxe History of Pineapples (and Why They Used to Cost $8000)
History
6 Mysteries Surrounding Virgil's Life and Work
Music
The '60s Housewife Who Couldn't Sing—But Landed on the 'Billboard' Charts Anyway
Slideshow
Dollyisms: 26 Quotes and Quips From Dolly Parton
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