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    20 Best History Documentaries to Stream Now

    Don't know much about history? These fascinating documentaries are a great way to immerse yourself in events that shaped the world.

    15 Podcasts from LGBTQ+ Creators to Add to Your List

    Covering everything from history and politics to pop culture, LGBTQ podcasts are as diverse as the queer community.


    Companies Are Trying to Cash In on Juneteenth. Here’s Why That’s a Problem

    Big brands are trying to profit off Juneteenth, but that's not what the holiday is about.


    What Are Commonsense Gun Laws—and How Can They Save Lives?

    What kind of commonsense gun laws would help stem the tide of gun violence while also respecting the rights of...


    How to Help with Gun Control: 12 Things You Can Do Now to Stop Gun Violence

    Recent mass shootings have galvanized people who support gun control legislation. Here's how to turn your concern into concrete actions.

    As an Immigrant, This Is What the 4th of July Means to Me

    For many U.S. immigrants, the 4th of July is a day to reflect on what America stands for, recommit to...


    Every Type of Wedding Guest Attire, Explained

    Not sure how to interpret those confusing dress codes? We've got you covered with the proper wedding guest attire for...

    15 Asian American and Pacific Islander Podcasts You Need to Listen To

    From comedy to cooking, these Asian American and Pacific Islander podcasts give voice to authentic stories that go beyond the...


    10 Ways to Celebrate and Commemorate Juneteenth in 2022

    Honor the holiday's true meaning with a Juneteenth celebration that focuses on reflection, education, and the joy of liberation.


    31 LGBTQ-Owned Businesses to Support During Pride Month and All Year Long

    From queer-centered bookshops to gender-diverse apparel, we've rounded up some excellent LGBTQ-owned businesses to shop throughout the year.


    What Does TTYL Mean?

    You’ve probably read it in a text or seen it online, but what does it mean, and how...

    What Are Midterm Elections—and Why Are They So Important?

    Historically, midterm elections have low turnouts, but they may determine the fate of key issues this year.


    What Is White Replacement Theory—and How Is It Fueling Racist Attacks?

    Another mass murder targeting minorities thrust "White Replacement Theory" into the American consciousness. Here, we explain this racist ideology—and why...


    How to Help the Families and Victims of the Uvalde School Shooting

    Even if you don't live in Texas, you can still help the Uvalde community during this trying time. Here's how.


    These Volunteers Risked Their Lives to Save 2,000 Animals from War-Torn Ukraine

    Amid constant danger, volunteers at a Ukraine pet shelter are making sure no animal is left behind.


    What Overturning Roe v. Wade Could Mean for the United States

    What could the end of Roe v. Wade mean for women's health, civil rights, and American politics?

    100 Animal Trivia Questions That Will Test Your Smarts

    Test your knowledge of the animal kingdom with these fun, educational, and exciting trivia questions.


    “Flush Out” or “Flesh Out”: Which Is Correct?

    Time to flesh out the difference between these common phrases. Or should we say "flush out"?


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    Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace: The Meaning Behind This Wedding Objection

    While it's uncommon to hear "speak now or forever hold your peace" nowadays, the phrase once served an important purpose...


    When Is Mother’s Day—and Why Do We Celebrate It?

    Memorize this date, and don't forget to call your mom!


    What Knee Do You Propose On, and Why?

    Turns out, the explanation for this engagement tradition may stem from an actual knight in shining armor.


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    What Is Cinco de Mayo and Why Do We Celebrate It?

    The history of Cinco de Mayo dates back to a mid-19th-century battle fought in Mexico. Here's how it evolved into...


    51 Geography Quiz Questions People Always Get Wrong

    Even geography buffs are stumped by these trivia questions. How many can you get right?


    Food Quiz: 25 Questions to Test Your Culinary Smarts

    Hungry for a food quiz? Test your smarts (and your stomach) with some food-related trivia questions.

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    Why Is “Airplane” Also Spelled “Aeroplane”?

    The spelling difference is more than a matter of personal preference.


    How to Help Ukraine Right Now

    After Russia’s recent military invasion, Ukraine’s residents are in need of aid. Here are some quick and effective ways to...


    Why Is It Called a Hamburger If There’s No Ham?

    The iconic hamburger has a rich international history that's still up for debate.


    What Is a No-Fly Zone? And How Would It Change the War in Ukraine?

    No-fly zones have been used sparingly in history—in Iraq, Bosnia, and Libya—and Ukraine is asking for one now.


    The Hidden Detail on the Baskin Robbins Logo You’ve Never Noticed

    Can you spot the Baskin Robbins logo's clever "secret"?


    36 Hidden Messages in Company Logos You See All the Time

    What do Apple, Amazon, Baskin Robbins, and Toblerone have in common? They have hidden messages in their logos—here's what they...