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SUMMER VACATION:

About three-quarters of workers say they won't be taking a summer vacation this year. The main reasons are: They're saving their time off for later in the year when hopefully it's safe to travel . . . they're worried about money . . . or they have too much work to do
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FAKE MOVIE FACTS:

A bunch of fake movie "facts" people have posted on Reddit are trending online. Like that the 1994 "Lion King" correctly predicted the plot of the 2019 "Lion King". And that in "Independence Day", a dog named Boomer survives . . . making him an "OK boomer."
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BOOST YOUR INTERNET SPEED:

Here are a few tweaks that might speed up your WIFI: Move your router if it's too far away, or tucked behind a desk or couch. Pay attention to other devices that might be taxing it, like your kid playing video games. And look for gadgets that might interfere with WIFI signals. Some experts think...
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THINGS TO LOOK FORWARD TO IN JUNE:

Here are a few things to look forward to in June: YouTube's star-studded virtual graduation called "Dear Class of 2020" happens this Saturday. PGA golf returns on June 11th. The ESPYs, Daytime Emmys, and BET Awards will happen this month. The first day of summer is June 20th. And Father's Day is...
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IS THE SOUND OF CHEWING DRIVING YOU CRAZY?

If you've noticed things like the sound of other people's CHEWING have been driving you INSANE lately, you might be experiencing something called "misophonia." Things like chewing, slurping, or popping gum are big triggers . . . and 20% of the population might suffer from it. And it isn't super...
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POSTS THAT COULD COST YOU A JOB:

The top social media posts that can stop you from getting hired include anything with hate speech, pictures of heavy partying or drug use, other illegal activity, poor grammar, and any sensitive information about former employers.
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THE HAPPIEST SONGS:

"Mr. Blue Sky" by ELO tops a list of the "happiest songs" ever released. "Don't Stop Me Now" by QUEEN is second, followed by "Stayin' Alive" by the BEE GEES.
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MISSED EVENTS:

The average person has missed four big events while on lockdown, and attended five virtual events. The most common events we've missed are birthdays, weddings, graduations, and baby showers.
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HAVE YOU TRIED?

A new survey found 25% of at-home haircuts during the lockdown have been a disaster. The same goes for 27% of hair colorings . . . 24% of pedicures . . . and 26% of at-home piercings.
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THE GREATEST DEBUT SINGLES:

Baby One More Time" is #1 on a "Rolling Stone" list of the greatest debut singles of all time. "I Want You Back" by The Jackson 5 is second . . . followed by "Anarchy in the U.K." by The Sex Pistols.
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