Author Archives: Cheyenne Buckingham

25 Healthiest Cities in America

The United States is often considered one of the least healthy affluent nations, due in part to its low life expectancy, expensive health care, and an ever-increasing adult obesity rate. ...
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Best States for Dog Lovers

The phrase “it’s a dog’s life” referred to a hardscrabble existence. That’s because a dog’s life in older times was a life of subservience, of getting fed table scraps, living ...
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Crazy Legends and Superstitions People Believe in Every State

Tell the truth. Do you knock on wood when you say or hope for something positive -- knowing full well this is nothing but a superstition? We've put a ...
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The World’s Most Overweight Countries

The prevalence of adults who are overweight or obese is on the rise -- global obesity has nearly tripled since 1975. Close to 2 billion adults worldwide, or 39% of ...
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Most Popular Boy Names Unique to Every State

For much of U.S. history, parents weren’t very creative when it came to naming their children. Many families selected religious names for their kids. Immigrants seeking to assimilate in their ...
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Most Popular Stores for Millennials

The 18 to 34 age demographic has long been the holy grail for advertisers and brands. Young adults are thought to have more disposable income and the potential to develop ...
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Surprising Products Still Made in America

Americans claim they prefer American-made goods, yet a majority are unwilling to pay the premium. And though It’s often cheaper to manufacture products abroad, a number of U.S. companies ...
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Weirdest Fact About Every American President

With Independence Day approaching, it’s important to take a moment and reflect on those who served as president of our country. And while you may be well-versed in textbook ...
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50 of America’s Greatest War Heroes

There is no greater service to the nation than giving one’s life for one’s country. For those who gave what President Abraham Lincoln called in his Gettysburg Address the ...
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100 Towns Founded Before the American Revolution

Do you know just how old your town is? The United States is a relatively young nation, but some American towns have been around for over three centuries, and some ...
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29 Food Recalls That Poisoned the Most People

There were 456 food recalls in the U.S. in 2017, down from 764 the previous year. Most recalls are issued as a precaution in order to prevent an epidemic. However, ...
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Best Town For Hiking in Every State

Hiking is one of just a few sports that doesn’t require a gym membership or a pile of expensive gear. That being said, one necessity for an exceptional hike is ...
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Most Popular Tiny Dog Breeds

While the American motto is often “go big or go home,” this mindset doesn’t apply to everything in life. Take smaller dogs, for example. The French bulldog and beagle are ...
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The 13 Horses That Have Won the Triple Crown, As Justify Prevails

Update: Justify become 13th Triple Crown winner American Pharoah was the last horse to win the Triple Crown, capturing horse-racing’s storied trifecta in 2015. Prior to American Pharoah’s triumph, ...
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50 of America’s Greatest War Heroes

There is no greater service to the nation than giving one's life for one's country. For those who gave what President Abraham Lincoln called in his Gettysburg Address the “last ...
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