On This Day In Black History: February 21

February 21, 2017

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  1936;   On this day Barbara Jordan, who will be the first African American woman elected to the House of Representatives, is born   1917;  Thelonious Sphere Monk (1917--82) Jazz musician; born in Rocky Mount, N.C. He was raised in New York   1965;  Malcolm X (39) assassinated in Audubon Ballroom at a rally… Read More

The 10 Most Dangerous Toys of the Year

November 17, 2016

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The website ToySafety.org posted its list of the ten most dangerous toys of the year.  And they're all sold at places like Walmart, Toys R Us, and Amazon. So in other words, here are the ten presents you probably DON'T want to buy your kids for Christmas . . .   1.  Peppa Pig's Muddy… Read More

The 26 Best '90s TV Catchphrases

October 18, 2016

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E! News has a list of 'The 26 Best '90s TV Catchphrases," and it's very heavy on "Full House", "The Simpsons", and "Seinfeld" . . . as you'd expect.  Here it is . . .   1.  "D'oh!" . . . Homer on "The Simpsons"   2.  "How you doin'?" . . . Joey on… Read More

75% of Women Want to Pick Out Their Own Engagement Ring

October 14, 2016

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There was a survey this week about the top 10 ways guys mess up marriage proposals.  Now here's how they can get it RIGHT.  And the good news is you might not even have to worry about picking out a ring. A new survey talked to 2,000 single women, and 75% said they'd rather pick… Read More

The 10 Things Americans Fear Most

October 13, 2016

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You'd think a survey about "things Americans fear" in October would have monsters and ghosts.  But I guess this year we've got too many REAL things to focus on.  Like actual sightings of scary clowns. Here are the 10 things Americans fear most, according to a new survey by Chapman University in Southern California.  … Read More

The 10 Worst Halloween Candies to Get Trick-or-Treating

October 12, 2016

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Do you have deep emotional scars from bad Halloween candy you got as a kid?  It sounds crazy . . . but I'll never forget when I sat down after trick-or-treating, and tried Milk Duds for the first time.  Never again. Mashable.com put together a list of the worst Halloween candy to get when you're… Read More

Five Subtle Signs You're Good in Bed

October 11, 2016

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  A recent survey found 75% of people think they're above average in bed.  Which statistically can't be true.  But here are five subtle signs you MIGHT actually be better than average in the sack . . . 1.  You're empathetic.  If you pay attention to other people's feelings and needs in general, you probably… Read More

Five Ways to Relax in 30 Seconds

October 10, 2016

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If you're having a hard Monday, here are five things that can help you relax in about 30 seconds.   1.  Laugh.  Studies have shown it releases tension, reduces blood pressure, and can even lower your blood sugar levels.   2.  Eat an orange, or anything else with vitamin C.  Which mostly means other types… Read More

Five Everyday Things You Didn't Know Had a Purpose

October 6, 2016

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  We found a list online of everyday things you've probably never thought about.  But they all have a purpose.  Here are five we liked . . .   1.  The hole in the top of a pen cap.  It's not some weird engineering thing that keeps it from drying out.  It just makes the… Read More