Author Archives: Evan Comen

50 Most Popular Country Music Stars

Country musicians, like most musicians today, have been forced to market their craft in the digital age. Digital music sales surpassed physical sales for the first time in 2015, and ...
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America’s Best Companies to Work For

Adults working full-time in the United States spend about a third of their waking life at work -- and often much more. Because work has such a central role in ...
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Countries With the Largest Nuclear Stockpiles

Tensions between North Korea and the United States were raised Wednesday as the communist nation threatened preemptive military strikes against the U.S. after President Donald Trump promised to unleash "fire ...
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50 Most Famous Actresses

Whether you’re a lover of all things comedy, drama, action, or romance, you're bound to have a few favorite actresses. Although many actresses are often identified with one or two ...
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50 Least Powerful People in the World

Fame, fortune, and power in all its forms are glorified in American culture. Entire media networks are dedicated to covering celebrity news and gossip -- and television programs that showcase ...
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Cities Adding the Most Jobs in Every State

As the United States recovered from the recession and began one of its longest periods of economic growth, the unemployment rate fell to 4.4%, nearly its lowest point in a ...
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The Most (and Least) Crowded Countries in the World

If the world's population were evenly distributed across the globe, each of Earth’s 7.4 billion human beings would have approximately 150 square miles to him- or herself. But humans have ...
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Easiest (and Hardest) States to Find Full-Time Work

The U.S. unemployment rate is currently 4.4%, nearly its lowest point in a decade. While the unemployment rate reflects the millions of Americans who are out of work and actively ...
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16 Most Segregated Cities in America

Next year will mark the 50-year anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, also known as the Fair Housing Act. The landmark bill prohibited by law long-standing practices of ...
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50 Worst Product Flops of All Time

Some product launches can be spectacular failures, and Google Glass, an eyeglasses shaped head-mounted device with smartphone capabilities, failed spectacularly several years ago. However, Google is betting that Glass can ...
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100 Top Grossing Movies of All Time

Two films released in 2015 broke the record for largest box office weekend of all time. Thanks to their strong openings, the two films -- “Jurassic World” followed by ...
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39 Cities Where Most Americans Can’t Afford Their Homes

The U.S. Census recommends Americans spend no more than 30% of their income on housing costs per month. Still, an estimated 19 million U.S. households spend over 50% of their ...
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America’s Most Violent (and Peaceful) States

As it stands, the nationwide violent crime rate today is about half what it was in 1993. While the United States is a much more peaceful place than it has ...
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Countries With the Largest Nuclear Stockpiles

Nuclear weapons have long had a central role in international security. At the height of the Cold War, the United States and Soviet Union reached a position of mutually assured ...
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The States With the Best and Worst Economies

Is your state a drag on the American economy or a boon? The 50 states -- as diverse as they are -- each contribute something to the U.S. economy. Because ...
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