December 12, 2013
Q. American children spend about 6.3 billion hours per year doing this. What?
A. Children ages 2 to 8 spend an average of 28 minutes each day coloring. All the kids in the U.S. spend a combined total of 6.3 billion hours on coloring annually.
December 11, 2013
Q. According to Men’s Health, on Tuesdays is the safest time to do this. What?
December 10, 2013
Americans bought 33 million of these last year. What are they?
ANSWER: Live Christmas trees
December 9, 2013
In 1836, Alabama became the first state to do this. What is it?
ANSWER: Make Christmas a legal holiday.
December 5, 2013
Q. According to a Yale University study, Crayola crayons is 18th among the 20 most recognizable scents to American adults. What are first and second?
A. Coffee and peanut butter!
December 4, 2013
Q. People will pay, on average, $2 more per one of these, when it’s more difficult to pronounce. What?
A. A bottle of wine!
December 3, 2013
Q. People who do this tend to look up and to their left. Do what?
A. People who are telling a lie!
November 25, 2013
Only about 45 percent of Americans will do this in 2013, even though we're told it's a good idea. What is it?
ANSWER: Get a flu shot.
November 26, 2013
Q. What is the single busiest of the year for Roto-Rooter’s residential plumbers?
A. The day after Thanksgiving!
November 19, 2013
Nearly one in four Americans forget to do this when out in public, even though most of us never forget at home. What is it?
ANSWER: Flush the toilet.
November 21, 2013
Q. About 1/3rd of pet owners believe their pet has the ability to do this. What?
A. Read their mind!
November 20, 2013
Q. Apparently this only happens 24% of the time in the summer, versus 45% of the time in the winter. What?
A. “Contagious” yawning – yawning when you see someone else do it!
November 18, 2013
Q. On average, girls do this about 5.2 times a day while guys do it about 3.6 times a day. What?
November 15, 2013
Most Popular Thanksgiving Destinations
The top U.S. cities travelers plan to visit:
1. New York City
4. Los Angeles
5. Boston / San Francisco
3. Washington, D.C.
November 14, 2013
About 30 people call 911 daily in America to request help with this. What is it?
ANSWER: Finding out the weather forecast.
November 13, 2013
It takes the average person nine tries to do this. What is it?
ANSWER: Quit smoking.
November 12, 2013
Americans will consume about 768 million pounds of this in 2013 -- more than half of that from Wisconsin. What is it?
ANSWER: Cranberries. Despite those commercials, Massachusetts is only the second-biggest producer.
October 30, 2013
Q. According to the Travel Channel, it is illegal to dress up like this on Halloween. What?
A. A priest, rabbi, nun, or any other member of the clergy!
Q. Sales of this typically jump 20% in December. What?
October 24, 2013
HALLOWEEN: This Year’s Most Popular Halloween Costumes
A rundown of the top trending costume searches this Halloween:
- The Minions (from the animated movie Despicable Me)
- Miley Cyrus
- Breaking Bad
- Duck Dynasty
- Great Gatsby
- Grumpy Cat
- Couples Costume
- DIY Costumes
- Gru (Despicable