Scared woman biting her nails
Scared woman biting her nails
State of Fear

This Is the Scariest State in America

From haunted houses to killer animals, this state has it all.

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young woman covering mouth and holding hamburger
Questionable Convenience

This Is America's Most Hated Fast Food Chain

Not all burgers and fries are created equal.

Selfish woman wearing a crown
Selfish woman wearing a crown
Me, Me, Me

This Is the Most Selfish State in America

Generosity is not this state's claim to fame.

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college girl studying and working on table
Word History

The Fascinating Origin of Common Words

From apron to walrus, these backstories are sure to amaze.

The world’s only 35-foot-tall tree made from 700 tons of sand in West Palm Beach, Florida
The world’s only 35-foot-tall tree made from 700 tons of sand in West Palm Beach, Florida
Local Color

20 Unique Regional Christmas Traditions

Find out how people celebrate from coast to coast.

25 Common Words That Didn't Exist Until the 1980s
25 Common Words That Didn't Exist Until the 1980s
New Wave Words

25 Common Words That Didn't Exist Until the 1980s

You can thank the '80s for techno, yuppies, foodies, and more.

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Angry bearded male fan screaming and cheering up isolated over white background
Fan Duel

This State Has the Most Hated Sports Fans in America

Our Hated Fans Index says this state's fans are the worst.

girl reading book or dictionary, new words coined
girl reading book or dictionary, new words coined
Dual Lingo

The Surprising Origins of Words You Use All the Time

The jaw-dropping history of words from avocado to walrus.

Young Couple in Their Car From the 1970s Cost of a Date
Young Couple in Their Car From the 1970s Cost of a Date
Disco Dictionary

25 Common Words That Didn't Exist Until the 1970s

From ATM to email, these terms are all prodcucts of the the '70s.

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white woman whispering to laughing white man
Love Languages

This One Language Makes You More Attractive

It will actually get your heart racing, science says.