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Delayed or Cancelled Flight? Here’s What to Do So You Aren’t Left Hanging

May 25, 2022

Your time spent traveling can often expand thanks to unforeseen flight delays or, worse, cancellations. Here's what to do should your flight be delayed or cancelled. When your best-laid travel plans go awry Sometimes the actual travel part of traveling throws up unpleasant roadblocks to your vacation dreams. When flying, your flight(s) may get delayed or cancelled, causing you to miss a connection and leaving you wondering whether you should leave the airport during your layover to find somet ...read more

25 Intriguing Facts About the Great Wall of China

May 25, 2022

The Great Wall of China is a miraculous achievement in and of itself. For many years, dynasties and people have gone into the making of the Great Wall. It has witnessed many people die while constructing it or while invading it. However, today it is an attraction for many tourists who come from all over the world to visit the Wall. There are still many mysteries and unknown facts about the Wall that many people aren’t aware of. Let’s check 25 intriguing facts about the Great Wall of China. ...read more

50 Perfect Birthday Gifts for All the Special People in Your Life

May 25, 2022

rd.com, via merchant (3) The best birthday gift ideas Birthdays are a time for celebrating, but they also come with expectations. How do you find the perfect birthday gift to honor the person of the day? With our help—because we’ve got lots of great birthday gift ideas for you! Whether you need gifts for her or gifts for him, we’ve found presents with near-universal appeal to thrill any recipient. Personalized gifts? Check. Tech gifts? Check. Unique gifts? Check. Read on for our ca ...read more

The Mystery of the Lost Roanoke Colony

May 25, 2022

We don’t always hear of early-modern human colonies disappearing off the face of the Earth, but that is what happened in the 16th century CE, when the first English settlers in North America, the inhabitants of Roanoke Colony, seemingly to have vanished without a trace. Since then, their unexplained disappearance has remained an alluring mystery that researchers have yet to solve. However, their memory has survived through centuries and has stayed alive in the popular imaginations of people. ...read more

Random #335 – 50 Interesting Random Facts

May 25, 2022

1 David Bowie When David Bowie died in 2016, the German government thanked him for a concert he held in Berlin in 1987, stating it was a major reason Berlin was unified and tore down the Berlin wall. 2. After Lance Armstrong was stripped of his wins due to the doping scandal, seven successive Tour de France races (1999-2005) were officially declared without winners as so many riders who finished behind Armstrong were also associated with doping offenses. 3. Durin ...read more

25 End-of-Year Teacher Gifts They’ll Actually Love and Use

May 25, 2022

rd.com, via merchant (3) Say thank you with these end-of-year teacher gifts Teachers have always been heroes among us. They shape young minds, inspire a love of learning, solve problems big and small, and comfort kids when they need it most. But in the last few years, teachers have become veritable superheroes as they’ve dealt with pandemic protocols, remote learning, and all sorts of new stress no one could have imagined. We can’t ever thank them enough, but giving them thought ...read more

20 Top-Rated Korean Beauty Products That Will Make You Look Flawless

May 25, 2022

rd.com, via merchant (3) These K-beauty products can change everything K-beauty may be a certified trend in the West, but in South Korea, skin care routines that include moisturizers, masks, serums, and sunscreens have always been considered as basic as brushing your teeth. “In South Korea, skin care is considered a fundamental part of self-care,” says Alicia Yoon, CEO of K-beauty brand Peach Lily. “It’s not a vanity thing or an afterthought but about long-term skin health. ...read more

These Fathers Formed “Dads on Duty” to Prevent Violence at a Local High School

May 25, 2022

Photograph by Justin Clemons Rev. George McCain (from left), David Telsee, Torian Walters, Michael Morgan, and Craig Lee, along with other dads, helped bring peace to Southwood High. On Thursday, September 16, 2021, just weeks into the school year, two groups of boys brawled across the courtyard at Southwood High School in Shreveport, Louisiana. The following day, two groups of girls picked up where the boys had left off. In a mere two days, 23 students were in police custody. One s ...read more

20 Interesting Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Scream Movies

May 25, 2022

It is hard to believe that you never came across the spooky mask from Scream at least once. Indeed, the 1996 horror hit Scream and its subsequent editions were some of the best that Wes Craven has produced. With the new and probably the last Scream film out, it is mandatory to peek into some fun trivia. The following is a list of 20 interesting things you probably didn’t know about the Scream movies.  1 The original title of the first Scream movie was Scary Movie. Image credit: Dimensi ...read more

Can Dogs Eat Hot Dogs?

May 25, 2022

Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Ratings and prices are accurate and items are in stock as of time of publication. Before you give Fido his own frank at the family barbecue, learn if this cookout staple is actually a good treat for man's best friend. Summer is truly the season of grilling. Holidays like Memorial Day and the 4th of July provide excellent opportunities to f ...read more

Our Readers Share Family Rules and Traditions That Shaped Their Parenting

May 25, 2022

Genes aren’t the only things we inherit. Readers share the family traits and traditions that made them the parents they are today. We all had traditions growing up, whether intentional or not. And the habits and rules that were ingrained in us as kids undoubtedly shaped us into the people we are today. We asked our readers to share how their own parents influenced the way they now parent their kids. Their stories will warm your heart, and they may even make you laugh more than these relatab ...read more

25 Thoughtful and Fun Graduation Cards for the Grad in Your Life

May 25, 2022

rd.com, via merchant (3) Perfect graduation cards for the class of 2022 Graduation season is a wonderful time of year that celebrates students’ hard work and dedication. They’ve studied for grueling finals, put together comprehensive presentations, and some have even written entire theses and published their work. Talk about impressive! That hard work paid off, and now it’s time to spotlight the class of 2022 by giving them well-deserved graduation gifts (like a good graduation book ...read more

How to Talk to People Even If You Disagree

May 25, 2022

Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Ratings and prices are accurate and items are in stock as of time of publication. With so much division in our world today, it can be hard to talk to others with opposing views, but this expert weighs in on how you can. From the book I Never Thought of It That Way If there’s one thing most people can agree on, it’s that the way we t ...read more