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THE MOST POPULAR HALLOWEEN CANDY:

There's more CANDY DIVERSITY in this country than we ever realized.... And a new study analyzed Google searches to figure out the most popular Halloween candy in every state.... and the results are all over the place. Reese's Peanut Butter Cup s won the most states, with 12. Regular M&M's won... Read More

AVOIDING BABIES ON PLANES:

This sounds great....but how long until the airlines realize we'll PAY EXTRA for it? They're already charging us for everything else, right? Japan Airlines just launched a new featur e on its website that helps you avoid sitting next to a BABY . When you pick your seats, there's an icon on any... Read More

ONE-HIT WONDERS:

We just celebrated "National One-Hit Wonder Day" , and while it’s very likely you didn’t know such a holiday existed, it apparently comes around every Sept. 25. To celebrate the occasion, we’ve put together a playlist of: The 25 of the catchiest and most essential one-hit wonder songs of all time... Read More

WEIRD THINGS CARRIED ON A PLANE:

Are you planning a trip anytime soon? Will you by flying ? Then you need to know the Five weird things you're not allowed to carry on to a plane ... 1. Magic 8 Balls . Because of the liquid inside. 2. Bowling pins. So if you're a professional juggler, you'll have to check them. Bowling BALLS are... Read More

THE BEST ON-SCREEN FRIENDSHIPS:

A recent survey asked people to identify the best on-screen friendships of all time in TV and movies....and maybe it's appropriate that the results were topped by TWO combos from "Friends" . Here's the Top 10: 1. Joey and Chandler from "Friends" 2. Monica and Rachel from "Friends" 3. Harry and Ron... Read More

PROTECT YOURSELF AGAINST PHONE SCAMS:

With the Venmo texting scam going around, it's a good reminder we all need to stay vigilant. Here are five ways to protect yourself from phone scams: 1. Register for the Do Not Call Registry . There will still be companies and criminals that ignore the fact that you're on the registry, but it... Read More

SADDEST MOMENTS IN TV HISTORY:

The site BoomstickComics.com put out a list of the saddest moments in TV history . Here are a few highlights. ..... (Warning: There are OLD SPOILERS ahead.) 1. "How I Met Your Mother" , when Marshall is struggling with his possible infertility, and then finds out that his dad had a heart attack and... Read More

WAYS WE OVERSPEND:

Are you in debt? Well, it's no wonder....a new poll says the average American breaks their budget and overspends to the tune of $143 a week....or $7,429 a YEAR . -- 76% of us feel guilty about overspending. -- 10% find it is easy to stick to a budget. -- And the #1 thing we overspend on is... Read More

HAVE A HEALTHIER HOME:

Is your home HEALTHY? Well....61% of Americans think the air inside their home is cleaner than the air outside....but indoor air is actually 2 to 5 times MORE polluted. That's why opening your windows on nice days is a good idea, unless it's allergy season when A/C is best. Here are three more easy... Read More

MOVIE TRAILERS TOO MUCH?

It used to be fun to see all the PREVIEWS for new movies at the theater.... but apparently, they're wearing out their welcome. According to a new survey... - 59% of Americans say the ideal number of trailers before the feature presentation is ONE to THREE. - 21% would prefer four to six. - 5% would... Read More