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Thousands of Disney+ Accounts Are Being Cracked and Sold. Here's How to Protect Yourself
by Jake Rossen on November 19, 2019 at 6:00 PM
The newest streaming service is having some early growing pains: Hackers have made off with a number of Disney+ accounts to share among themselves.
11 Novelty Socks That Make Perfect Stocking Stuffers
by Michele Debczak on November 19, 2019 at 5:00 PM
Socks are low-key the perfect holiday gift. Here are some fun, funky, and cozy options to add to your shopping list this season.
Why Do We Eat Pumpkin Pie at Thanksgiving?
by Hannah McDonald on November 18, 2019 at 11:30 PM
America's favorite holiday pie was actually born in Europe, but American colonists claimed it as their own in the late 18th century.
Anthony Blunt: The Art Historian/Russian Spy Who Worked at Buckingham Palace
by Jake Rossen on November 18, 2019 at 11:15 PM
'The Crown' offers a glimpse of Anthony Blunt, the real-life art curator for Buckingham Palace found to be a Russian Spy in 1964. Incredibly, he stayed on for eight more years. Here's why.
What’s Better Than a Dog in a Sweater? A Sweater That Shows an Image of Your Dog in a Sweater
by Ellen Gutoskey on November 18, 2019 at 10:00 PM
Will you wear this sweater on your Christmas card, next to your sweater-clad dog? We certainly hope so.
This New The Office-Themed Clue Board Game Lets You Solve the Murder of Toby Flenderson
by Kristen Richard on November 18, 2019 at 9:30 PM
While you may automatically assume it was Michael Scott, this 'The Office'-themed version of 'Clue' will make you think otherwise.
China Wants to Build Its Own Version of Yellowstone National Park on Tibetan Plateau
by Michele Debczak on November 18, 2019 at 8:30 PM
After studying American National Parks like Yellowstone, China will debut the first site in its new national park system on the Tibetan Plateau in 2020.
Move Over Dogs, Goats, and Peacocks: Llamas Are the Hot New Therapy Animal
by Ellen Gutoskey on November 18, 2019 at 6:30 PM
Therapy llamas are spreading holiday cheer, alleviating stress, and lowering blood pressure from Oregon to Texas and beyond.
History Vs. Episode 5: Theodore Roosevelt Vs. Language
on November 18, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Shakespeare might be the most prolific English phrase-maker, but Theodore Roosevelt coined a few iconic phrases of his own, including “like nailing jelly to a wall.” He could read in French, German, Italian, and Latin, but thought English should be the only language taught in schools. He also advocated for simplified spelling—altho instead of although, for example. In this episode, we’ll explore TR’s complicated relationship with language. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Three Cows Carried Away by Hurricane Dorian Turn Up Five Miles From Their Home
by Michele Debczak on November 18, 2019 at 5:30 PM
The three cows were presumed dead after they were carried away by flooding from Hurricane Dorian in September. They were found on an island, munching grass.
How to Baffle a Bull Moose: The Time Harry Houdini Tricked Theodore Roosevelt
by Ellen Gutoskey on November 18, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Houdini once dumbfounded Roosevelt with an impromptu seance—little did he know, Houdini had been planning the ruse for weeks.
Can You Match the U.S. Presidents to Each Category?
on November 18, 2019 at 10:00 AM
How well do you know your American presidents? See if you can match them to each category in this quiz.
London Calling: The Clash Is the Subject of a New Exhibition at the Museum of London
by Ellen Gutoskey on November 17, 2019 at 2:00 PM
And yes, Paul Simonon’s epic smashed bass guitar from the album’s cover will be part of the display.
Meet LiLou: The World's First Airport Therapy Pig
by Michele Debczak on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 PM
There's a new reason to get to the airport early—LiLou the therapy pig is comforting anxious travelers at San Francisco International Airport.
Why Do Tires Have to Be Filled With Air?
by Quora .com on November 15, 2019 at 10:30 PM
At a time when a new hatchback has exponentially more computing power than the Space Shuttle, pneumatic tires filled with air seem little more than an anachronism. But there's a reason they're still the standard.
Nike Is Releasing a Durable Slip-On Sneaker Designed for Medical Professionals
by Ellen Gutoskey on November 15, 2019 at 10:00 PM
Shoe designers worked with the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital staff to develop a comfortable, sturdy “clog made athletic.”
11 Great Gifts for Retro Gaming Fans
by Alvin Ward on November 15, 2019 at 9:00 PM
Level up the retro gaming fan on your list with one of these gifts that's sure to conjure up memories of classic pixels.
Sssspectacular: Tree Snakes in Australia Can Actually Jump
by Jake Rossen on November 15, 2019 at 7:30 PM
The 'Dendrelaphis' genus of snakes in Australia can propel themselves through the air, bridging the gap between trees.
What's the Difference Between Stuffing and Dressing?
by Jake Rossen on November 17, 2018 at 3:00 PM
For carbohydrate lovers, nothing completes a Thanksgiving meal quite like stuffing ... or is it dressing? It depends on who you ask.
Don't Be Fooled By Facebook's 'Secret Sister' Gift Exchange Scam, Authorities Warn
by Michele Debczak on November 13, 2018 at 6:30 PM
The "secret sister gift exchange" making the rounds on Facebook is too good to be true—and could even lead to identity theft.