Parents Post 973 Photos of Their Children on Social Media Before They Turn Five

This number seems enormous, and yet just right at the same time.  A new study found the average parent posts 973 photos of their child on social media before they turn FIVE. Read more...

Four Years After Being Paralyzed, a College Football Player Walked Across the Stage at His Graduation

23-year-old Chris Norton was on the football team at Luther College in northeastern Iowa four-and-a-half years ago. But he fractured two vertebrae while making a tackle and was paralyzed from the neck down. His doctors said he only had about a 3% chance of regaining any movement. So he spent the next year doing intense physical therapy. Read more...

The Six Strangest Company Team-Building Activities

Companies want their employees to get along well, because it leads to better work, and probably won't lead to a mutiny.  A new survey asked people to name the strangest team-building exercises a company put them through, and here are six of our favorite answers. Read more...

Don't Have Your First Cup of Coffee Until You Get to Work

If you're one of those people who can't start your day until you've had that first cup of coffee, you're doing it wrong.  You shouldn't have coffee right after you wake up, because that's when your body is producing more of the stress hormone cortisol, and that makes caffeine less effective. Read more...

Five Random Facts For Wednesday

Here are some random facts for you.  1.  More Americans now die from overdosing on prescription drugs than from heroin and cocaine combined. Read more...

Adult FriendFinder Got Hacked, Turns Out The Ratio of Men to Women Is Way Off

Casual-dating website Adult FriendFinder has been hacked, and the personal details of millions of users have been leaked.  With 63 million global users, Adult FriendFinder is one of the largest dating and casual encounter networks online. (For reference, there were an estimated 50 million Tinder users in late 2014.) Read more...

The Most Uniquely Popular Food in All 50 States

For a country that gets criticized for having generic fast food restaurants on every corner, we all sure do have different and fascinating tastes. The social media site Foursquare just analyzed its data to see what people in every state eat or drink way more than people anywhere else. Read more...

A 90-Year-Old Finally Got His High School Diploma, 72 Years After Dropping Out to Fight in World War Two

A former Marine in Oklahoma had a pretty cool Memorial Day weekend.  Bill Larkin is 90 years old, and lives outside Tulsa. And back in 1943, he was a month from graduating high school when he dropped out to fight in World War Two. Read more...

Smiling in Pictures Makes You Look Two Years Younger

You probably haven't wanted to look older in a photo since you got a fake ID when you were a teenager.  Now, you're ALL ABOUT looking younger, and here's the best way to pull it off.  All you have to do is, SMILE.  That's it.  Just smile. Read more...

The Dancing Man Who Was Body Shamed Online Finally Got His Dance Party

Sean O'Brien finally got to dance to his heart's content.  The 46-year-old British man's story went viral after a user posted photos of him on 4Chan in March, fat-shaming him for dancing in public. "Spotted his specimen trying to dance the other week. He stopped when he saw us laughing," the anonymous user wrote. Read more...

5 Things to Never Reveal About Yourself at Work

When you spend more hours with your colleagues than with your family, it may seem natural that you'll get to know each other. But before you start divulging details about your personal life in an effort to connect with co-workers, beware. There's a fine line between appropriate sharing and creating confidences that might kill your career. Read more...

Five Random Facts For Tuesday

Here are some random facts for you. 1.  The first pregnancy tests were created in Egypt in 1350 B.C., where a woman would pee on wheat and barley seeds. If the barley grew, it meant a boy.  If the wheat grew, it meant a girl. And if neither grew, it meant she wasn't pregnant. But it was less than 30% accurate. Read more...


The Top Seven Things That Distract Us at Work

According to a new survey, the average person gets distracted at work every 22 minutes.  And we end up feeling unproductive 70 days a year because of it . . . that's about 25% of your work days.  Here are the top seven things that distract us . . . Read more...

20% of People Lie on Facebook to Make Their Lives Seem More Interesting

When you're scrolling through Facebook and it looks like EVERYONE does cooler stuff than you, that's not quite true.  Only 80% of them actually do cooler stuff than you . . . Read more...

The 10 Random Little Things That Make You Feel Great

A new survey asked 2,000 people to name random little things that make them feel great.  Here are the top 10 . . . Read more...

The Average Family Only Spends 34 Minutes a Day Together

A new survey found some pretty sad stats about your quality time together.  Here are five of them . . . Read more...

Five Ways Men and Women Sense Things Differently

Health.com posted an article about how men and women sense things differently.  And across the board, women tend to have the advantage.  Here are the five main senses, and how they're different for men and women . . . Read more...

In Your Dream Office?

A new survey asked people what they'd want in their DREAM OFFICE . . . and we really need to learn how to dream bigger.  You should DEMAND your company provide you with a free masseuse and replace your chair with a throne. Read more...

Top Ten Phrases You Should Stop Using at Work

A recent article on LinkedIn listed a bunch of cliché phrases people use too much at work.  You can get away with them every now and then.  But if you say them CONSTANTLY, you start annoying people.  Here are the top ten . . . Read more...

Yes or B.S.: April Fools' Pranks That Have Gotten People Arrested

It's time for "Yes or B.S."  We give you a statement, and you decide YES, it's true . . . or NO, it's total B.S.  The topic is April Fools' Day pranks that have gotten people ARRESTED.  You have to decide if these are REAL, or made up. Read more...

Only One in 15 People Can See a Hidden Item in This Picture

 If you liked "The Dress," we have another optical illusion for you.  It doesn't have the universal appeal of the dress photo . . . but it'll definitely make you feel special if you CAN see it. Read more...

Letting Your Dog Lick Your Face Might Help Your Allergies

 Have you ever seen someone let their dog lick their face like they're making OUT?  Gross, right?  Well, it turns out you might be a fool for NOT doing it. Read more...

Teenagers Have Cut Back on Texting and Driving . . . But Are Now Changing Clothes and Doing Homework While Driving

 Good news . . . your teenager is doing their homework.  The bad news is, it's while they're DRIVING. Read more...

Five Random Facts For Wednesday

Here are some random facts for you. 1.  Dr. Pepper was created to smell like the inside of a drug store. Read more...