Why Do We Gesture When We Talk?
When we speak, we put our thoughts into words, and when we gesture, we put our thoughts into our hands. But gestures don’t just show... read more
Larry Upright died last week at the age of 81 in North Carolina, meaning he’s not upright anymore. In his obituary, his family conveyed an unusual request to his loved... read more
(ASHEVILLE, N.C.) -- A rescued pit bull has become a "tap dancer," in the words of his owner, after having reconstructive surgery to fix a... read more
What’s the most embarrassing place your phone has gone off? Poor Senator Pat Roberts interrupted this important meeting with his Frozen ringtone. “Let It Go” he said, after silencing his... read more
Slap me some skins, it’s national high five day!
The holiday dates back to 2002, when it was created by college students at the University of Virginia.
But the actual act of... read more
With camera phones everywhere, and apps that can broadcast any time, it’s official, we’re being watched all the time. Mike thinks it’s inevitable and we should just accept it. Liza... read more
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My daughter is a senior in High School and has a full time job. For the past year she’s been able to handle both pretty successfully,... read more
Abraham Lincoln( February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was the 16th U.S President, serving from March 1861 until his shooting. Lincoln led the United States through its Civil War—its bloodiest... read more
How much freedom do you give your kids? This Maryland couple has been accused of neglect for letting their children, ages 6 &
10, walk home alone from a... read more
It’s time to scan through the dictionary and brush up on obscure words, because today is National Scrabble Day.
Alfred Mosher Butts invented the board game where players use lettered squares to... read more