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  • President Trump’s First 100 Days, by the Numbers

    In case you didn’t notice, about a hundred days ago, a new president was sworn into office. So, let’s see how his first 100 days have held up by the numbers. Donald Trump became president with 62,979,636 popular votes, only 2,864,974 fewer votes than Hillary Clinton’s 65,844,610 votes. However, thanks to that funny little thing called the Electoral College, he got 306 electoral votes to win the presidency! As for what he’s been doing since that first day in office, […]

  • How to Be Funny at Work and Not Get Yourself in Trouble

    Good news for all of those who want to get ahead at work and happen to be a class clown: A new study from the Harvard Business School found you can improve your status in the workplace if you can make your coworkers laugh. However, it’s not all fun and games since there are plenty of inappropriate and NSFW jokes to be told and sharing those could backfire. We’ve got your back and put together a little guide on how to be funny […]

  • The High Cost of President Trump’s Weekend Trips to Mar-A-Lago

    Over the next two days, President Donald Trump will be meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, but they won’t be talking in the oval office or discussing trade matters while strolling through the White House rose garden. They aren’t meeting in Washington. Instead, they’ll be convening at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. If it seems like you’ve heard about the resort Trump refers to as the “Winter White House,” it’s because he’s spent quite a bit of time there. So, […]

  • Researchers Tout Health Benefits of Maple Syrup

    In the long list of too-good-to-be-true stories, the latest info about Maple Syrup might be our favorite. A team of researchers from the University of Rhode Island are saying maple syrup can help with all sorts of issues with your brain, liver, stomach and more. Now, before you go crazy and start pouring an entire bottle of Mrs. Butterworth on your short stack, you should know the researchers are talking about pure, natural maple syrup — not the blueberry liquid sugar from […]

  • We Tried Arby’s Meat Mountain

    Once every so often, a fast food chain releases an item so outrageous, we can’t not try it. So that’s where we found ourselves when Arby’s announced its new “Meat Mountain.” Weighing in with 1,275 calories and 3,536mg of sodium, the Meat Mountain contains 1.5 ounces of roast turkey, 1.5 ounces of ham, 1.5 ounces of corned beef, 1.5 ounces brisket, 1.5 ounces Angus steak, 1.5 ounces of roast beef, a slice of Swiss cheese, a slice of cheddar cheese, bacon, two crispy chicken tenders, and […]

  • JFK’s Wartime Journal Predicted World Events Decades Earlier

    How much would you pay to own a piece of history? What if that piece of history was the personal diary of the 35th President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy? RR Auction is selling JFK’s personal diary and expects the book to go for around $200,000. The diary dates 16 years before JFK became president and even before he was a senator. JFK was in the Navy Reserve from 1941 through 1945 – where the famous sinking of […]

  • Meet The 80 Yr-Old Gamer

    When most people think of gamers, they think of things like the over the top craziness of PewDiePie. So it might surprise you to meet Shirley Curry, a gamer from Rocky Mount Virginia, whose YouTube channel has almost 238,000 subscribers. Oh, yeah… and Shirley just happens to be 80 years old. Her favorite game is Skyrim, an immersive, open-world fantasy game. And with over 300 videos showing her progress though the game all while she keeps a commentary in her soft-spoken, […]

  • The IRS Has $1 Billion in Unclaimed Tax Refunds — How to Get Yours

    Did you know the IRS has almost $1 billion from over a million people in unclaimed tax refunds? That’s according to Greg Mangelsdorf, a Certified Public Accountant with Atlas Tax Advisors. Basically, if you didn’t file one year for whatever reason — for example, if came in under the IRS cutoff for income needed to file — but you were still employed, then the IRS probably has some money for you. And getting it is simple. You’ll need to go to IRS.gov and search for […]

  • Men Are More Likely to Fall in Love at First Sight

    All you romantics out there, rejoice, a new study shows love at first sight is a real thing! In an article for the Daily Mail, sex expert Tracy Cox wrote that men are far more likely to fall in love at first sight  than their female counter parts (48% of men compared to 28% of women). The reason? Men are more likely to fall in love based on appearance, and those feelings are slow to change. Wanting to do our own (un)scientific study, […]