Each city, state and region across America has little-known facts and bits of trivia included in our state-by-state listing of Tidbits & Trivia.
The Stylish History of American Retail Stores
On Friday, we’ll clamor to grab up the best of their wares at discounted prices. But where did department stores all begin?
Not-So-Traditional Presidential Thanksgivings
Sometimes, even presidents like to play by their own rules—the holidays are no exception.
Breaking Mirrors: The Origins of Common Superstitions
Many everyday superstitions have deep historical roots. Here are the origins of a few!
U.S. History Through Comic Books
It’s National Comic Book Day, and we’re celebrating with a little slice of adventure-filled history!
12 Things You Never Knew About Babe Ruth
A 714 home run streak and four World Championships aren’t the most interesting facts about The Great Bambino.
How Much Do You Really Know About St. Patrick’s Day?
Consider yourself a trivia buff? Test your aptitude with this concise history of St. Patrick’s Day.
15 Things You Didn’t Know About This Year’s Oscar Nominees
Test how much you really know about this year’s Oscar noms with these 15 surprising facts!
Oh, Mother! Mother's Day Trivia
We walk a bit off the beaten path to salute these mothers—who might not otherwise be getting a card this year.
10 Rare & Valuable American Collectibles
From a rare 18th-century signature to a 20th-century pop art painting, here are 10 American collectibles that have millionaires tapping their bank accounts.
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About American Music?
Take this quick American music quiz to test your knowledge of blues, rock, jazz, country, soul, folk and gospel music.
15 Fun Facts About Our U.S. Presidents
The president of the United States most powerful men in the world aren’t without quirks. From strange habits to little known life accomplishments, these executives…
What Was the Name of the Brewery in ‘Laverne & Shirley’?
Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams worked in fictitious brewery.
Happy Birthday, Mac!
How personal computing has changed in the 30 years since Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh.
What Your Handwriting Says About Your Personality
Graphologist Dena Blatt explains how personality, depression and other medical conditions can be revealed through handwriting analysis.
Expert Tips to Keep Your Memory Sharp
Worried about Alzheimer’s disease? Mental athletes share everyday steps to help keep your brain and memory sharp.