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Americans Spent $119 Million On Their Pet’s Health Last Year

  Most people with pets treat their animals like part of the family, and just like human members, when pets get sick, the price of their medical bills can get quite costly. According to pet insurance provider Nationwide, their members shelled out a whopping $119 million to treat the 10 most common medical conditions affecting […]

How Disney World Keeps Bathroom Lines Short

  Whether you’re a Disney fanatic or someone who just doesn’t get what all the hype is about, you probably agree that Disney does things well. They don’t skimp on details at their theme parks and do their best to keep things as magical as possible for guests. And one place this is really noticeable […]

Fruits And Veggies With The Most Pesticides

  No one likes to think about the pesticides and chemicals we may be ingesting that come on our food, but it’s a scary reality of modern life. So every year, the Environmental Working Group lets us know which fruits and vegetables contain the most pesticides in its “Dirty Dozen” list. They test the foods we eat […]

Proposed “Forrest Gump” Sequel Was Halted by 9/11 Attacks

  Screenwriter Eric Roth finished writing a script for the proposed sequel to Forrest Gump, but the movie was halted before it could even start thanks to the 9/11 attacks. “Literally, I turned [the script] in the day before 9/11,” Roth told Yahoo Entertainment. “And Tom [Hanks, Forrest Gump star] and I and Bob [Zemeckis, director] got together […]

Former Kentucky Derby Announcer Sues Over Bill Murray’s Unauthorized Use of Phrase

  Track announcer Dave Johnson has called countless Triple Crown races, including several Kentucky Derbies. In 2012, he trademarked his signature phrase, “And down the stretch, they come,” and now he’s suing the makers of the film St. Vincent for allowing Bill Murray’s character to use the phrase without Johnson’s permission. Johnson’s suit claims that Murray’s usage […]