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Your Favorite Ice Cream Reveals Your Personality

Your Favorite Ice Cream Reveals Your Personality

(KitchenDaily.com) It’s ice cream month and your favorite ice cream flavor might reveal more than you think. Dr. Alan Hirsch, a nationally recognized smell and taste expert, offers what a person’s favorite ice cream flavor may suggest about their personality. Chocolate You’re more likely to be: dramatic, lively, charming, flirtatious, seductive and gullible Vanilla You’re…

The Perfect Age

The Perfect Age

You may dread turning 50, but cheer up! The half-century mark appears to be the perfect age, according to a Harris Poll of 2,242 adults. When asked what age you would most like to stay if you could stop time and live forever in good health, 50 was the resounding response from young and old….

Health Mistakes You Make Everyday

Health Mistakes You Make Everyday

(Men’s Health) Your day is fraught with peril from the dumb phone that bloops while you are driving to the NSFW website that beckons at 3pm. Those risks you know. How about these: You brush your teeth just after breakfast Brushing after eating acidic foods especially fruit and juice can weakened enamel, says Mark Wolff,…

Wedding Tradition Origins

Wedding Tradition Origins

Wedding Month — Ever wonder where those familiar wedding rituals came from. Many customs are as old as love itself, dating back to Roman times or before, according to expert Carley Roney, editor of theknot.com, a wedding-planning web site. For example, the traditional white color of the wedding gown is popular because “in ancient Roman…

Car Color That Gets Pooped on the Most

Car Color That Gets Pooped on the Most

You park outside and come back to bird poop — on the roof, on the trunk, on the windows. Ew! And it’s not just disgusting; bird droppings quickly soften the clear coat on the paint finish, which leaches out the color. What’s left? A permanently faded spot. That’s the word from a British survey of…

The Top Restaurant Brands

The Top Restaurant Brands

The Best Burger Restaurant in the U.S. is Five Guys. That’s the word from an annual Harris Poll EquiTrend of the top American restaurant brands. Five Guys grabbed the crown for burger brand of the year from two-time leader In-N-Out Burger. The 2017 restaurant brands of the year: Best burger restaurant: Five Guys Best casual…

Top 10 Productivity Killers at Work

Top 10 Productivity Killers at Work

Imagine how much you would accomplish at work if you truly focused for just one hour. Or two. Or three. No cell phone, no surfing the Internet, no Facebook. Just work. Wait. Isn’t that what you’re being paid to do? It is a rare person who can come to work and never be distracted. And…

Words That Make You Sound…Not So Smart

Words That Make You Sound...Not So Smart

Chances are, you care about how you look. You should also care just as much about how you sound because you will be judged by others far more on that than on your fashion sense. Listen carefully to yourself when you’re speaking. Do you use lazy words, such as “actually” or “like”? If so, it’s…

The Greatest Athletes of All Time

The Greatest Athletes of All Time

The debate is as legendary as the athletes themselves. Who is the greatest sports star of all time? The answer is definitive: Michael Jordan. That’s the word from The Harris Poll, which surveyed 2,368 U.S. adults nationwide recently. Jordan was followed on this list of greatest athletes by Babe Ruth and Muhammad Ali. The top…

States with the Highest Millionaire Ratio

States with the Highest Millionaire Ratio

If you want to live near the so-called “one percent,” then move to Maryland. Of all 50 states and the District of Columbia has the highest ratio of millionaire households, according to an analysis by Phoenix Marketing International of New York which used data from the Survey of Consumer Finance and Nielsen-Claritas to compute by…

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