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Astoria Characters: The Trivia Guy You Saw on TV

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.18.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Well-known fact: Ken Jennings won $100,000 yesterday on Who Wants To Be a Millionaire. Little-known fact: Tony Hightower is the guy who couldn't give him the right answer.

13 Fun Facts About 'Friends' You Might Not Know

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 11.17.2014 | Entertainment

Even though it's been a decade since "Friends" ended, there's always time to learn a bit more about the beloved sitcom. Buzzfeed dug up 13 rare fac...

Cliff Claven Notes for Your Life

Tricia McCallum | Posted 10.22.2014 | Entertainment
Tricia McCallum

It's alarming the subjects that seemingly astute people draw complete blanks on. Don't feel guilty. Who can possibly be conversant on all the information amassed since we first put quill to parchment?

8 Things You Never Knew About Ron Popeil, The Greatest Inventor Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.16.2014 | Taste

Ron Popeil is the voice that permeated your half-conscious state, half-piquing your interest with his late-night, "But wait, there's more!" promise. H...

Yagana Shah

5 Things You Probably Never Knew About 'The Brady Bunch'

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 09.26.2014 | Fifty

Before we fell in love with the Pritchetts and the Dunphys on "Modern Family," there was another family that stole our hearts in the early 1970s: The ...

The World's Most Adorable Island

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 11.11.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

The so-called "Lover's Island" isn't the heart of Europe, but it's certainly Europe's most heart-shaped getaway.

Are These Weird News Stories 'Fake Or Florida'?

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.14.2014 | Comedy

A lot of weird stuff happens in the world nowadays. Lucky for us, it mostly just happens in Florida. Seth Meyers' "Late Night" gameshow "Fake or Fl...

Watch Jimmy Fallon And Kelly Ripa Get Drenched

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.10.2014 | Comedy

Jimmy Fallon just took the phrase "You're all wet" to a whole new level. On Wednesday, "Live! with Kelly and Michael" host Kelly Ripa faced off aga...

Take This Quiz To Find Out How Badly You've Been Duped By Snapple 'Facts'

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz & Todd Van Luling | Posted 05.12.2014 | Taste

Do goldfish have a three-second memory? Test your bullsh*t-o-meter!

LOL: Jason Derulo Dishes On Being In The Illuminati

Shira Lazar | Posted 06.15.2014 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Who knows more about Jason Derulo? Jason Derulo, OR our YouTube star co-host Jason Horton. You be the judge! Though he didn't remember his fiancé'...

5 Amazing Facts About Día de Muertos

Dana Holmes | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dana Holmes

While the fall is the season for Día de Muertos, it's also when monarch butterflies arrive in Mexico. Legend has it that the butterflies are the souls of the deceased returning to earth.

51 Pieces of Movie Trivia You May Not Know

David Brake | Posted 10.22.2013 | Entertainment
David Brake

#9: Ryan Gosling was cast as Noah in The Notebook because the director wanted someone "not handsome."

Please Do Not Read

Don Meyer, Ph.D. | Posted 10.13.2013 | College
Don Meyer, Ph.D.

"The brain may die but my compulsion for useless trivia lives on." -- Molly Harper If you do not want to acquire useless information, I would sugges...

Test Your Food Knowledge With These Jeopardy! Questions

The Huffington Post | Nile Cappello | Posted 08.06.2013 | Taste

Could you be the next food trivia champ?

The Next Big (Quiz) Thing Heads to TV

Danny Groner | Posted 09.09.2013 | New York
Danny Groner

Trivia buffs in the Big Apple might be familiar with the popular pub quiz show called the Big Quiz Thing, but what they may not know is that the trivia contest has been adapted into a summertime television program that debuts this Sunday.

The Best of Channel Surfing on YouTube: Week of February 11, 2013

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.14.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Each Monday on Channel Surfing, What's Trending quickly flips through the best of what's happening around YouTube and serves it up for your viewing pleasure. Because no one has the time to watch everything, even when it's great!

A HUGE Animal Attended Her Wedding

Posted 11.30.2012 | Weddings

Sure, you watched the Kim Kardashian wedding special and pored over every detail of Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake's nuptials. But how well do you...

Vermont Facts And Trivia For Winter Travelers

iLoveInns | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel
iLoveInns

Vermont's versatile virtues and vigorous values are as vast and vital as the valleys. Visionaries, virtuosos, valors and viticulturists voluntarily abide here without vociferous vituperation.

How Kids Will Remember This 'Mitt Romney' Fella

Posted 11.07.2012 | Comedy

Mitt Romney is now officially a historical footnote. But future generations will likely be puzzled by what exactly a "Mitt Romney" is and why America ...

13 Things You Don’t Know About Oprah’s Favorite Things

Posted 11.13.2012 | OWN

Oprah's Favorite Things for 2012 are coming to OWN -- and this year there's a twist! For the first time ever, you can be a part of the joy. This is yo...

Pressing My Luck With Pat Kiernan

Howard Jordan Jr. | Posted 10.28.2012 | New York
Howard Jordan Jr.

As a writer, creative director and self-proclaimed man of the people, there are only a few things I hold dear. Among them, my pop culture knowledge, the ability tell smart, entertaining stories, and the undeniable New York-ness of my existence.

Factoid Fiesta: The News God Loves August

Laurie Nadel | Posted 10.13.2012 | Weird News
Laurie Nadel

If February feels like the longest short month of the year, the first to the thirty-first of August seems like a torpid run-on sentence, bracketed between the hurricane season and record-breaking heat.

Video Casts Negative Light On Basic Knowledge Of American Teens

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.13.2012 | Education

Back in February, a video shot by a student at an American public school titled "Lunch Scholars" went viral on the Internet and cast a dark shadow on ...

20 OMG Facts That Will Blow Your Mind!

Posted 03.16.2012 | Teen

If you are obsessed with trivia (like us), you probably are counting down the days to the new Carmen Sandiego movie, never miss an episode of Jeopardy...

QUIZ: How Much Do YOU Know About Marriage Around The World?

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Lai | Posted 03.08.2012 | Weddings

Planning on getting hitched abroad? Then you might want to know which country shuns religious ceremonies, or which requires you to live there for ...