holidays
Big Question
Why Are There No Snakes in Ireland?
Sorry, St. Patrick, but you really can’t take credit for this one.... READ ON
List
13 Lucky Facts About St. Patrick’s Day
It used to be a dry holiday in Ireland.... READ ON
List
11 Fun Facts About Mill Ends Park, Portland’s Leprechaun Colony
“Ireland” may be the most popular first answer given when someone is asked about where leprechauns live, but Portland, Oregon has its very own population of little green-clad Irishmen, too.... READ ON
Afternoon Map
What Each State Is Searching for on St. Patrick's Day
Alcohol, food, and sports, mostly.... READ ON
Big Question
What Do They Use to Dye the Chicago River Green?
Museums
Women Can Visit Italy’s Museums for Free on International Women’s Day
Cultural sites around the country will also host talks and exhibits highlighting women.... READ ON
News
The Brawny Woman Will Replace the Brawny Man for Women's History Month
It's time for Brawny Woman.... READ ON
Miss Cellania
15 Fabulous and Famous Internet Pigs
Happy National Pig Day!... READ ON
List
15 Offbeat Holidays You Can Celebrate in March
If you're into cute animals, delicious food, beloved figures, or legendary betrayal (yeah), March is the month for you.... READ ON
Video Games
81-Year-Old Woman Develops Mobile Game Based on Japanese Holiday
It took her six months to learn how to code.... READ ON
Miss Cellania
10 Carnival Traditions From Around the World
Several parts of the globe have developed rich and elaborate Carnival traditions, some of which survive even in places where Lent is no longer observed.... READ ON
The Presidents
Listen to 10 Famous Presidential Speeches From History
Listen to inaugural addresses and other speeches from each president since John F. Kennedy.... READ ON
Fun
New Zealand KFC Hands Out Valentine's Day Bouquets of Fried Chicken
Because nothing says “I love you” like a bouquet of chicken.... READ ON
Food
The Origin of the Conversation Heart
Valentine's Day means chalky candy hearts with a lot to say. But what's behind these very loud little candies?... READ ON
Fun
Give Your Favorite Astronomer a Heart Nebula Necklace or Cuff Links
Make Valentine's Day out of this world.... READ ON
List
20 Funny Valentine's Day Cards to Give Your Loved Ones
Show how much you care by giving your loved one the gift of laughter.... READ ON

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