10 Fun Facts About Rhode Island

10 Fun Facts About Rhode Island

Dec 11

Rhode Island may be small in size, but it’s big on history! Us trivia buffs love to learn the secrets of the places we live, so here are 10 amazing facts you’d never guess about our nation’s smallest state. 1. Hasbro Is Headquartered Here Rhode Island doesn’t have much industry anymore, beyond the headquarters for Fidelity’s investments division, but the state is...

All About The Miss America Competition

All About The Miss America Competition

Sep 19

The Miss America pageant draws viewers from around the country, who join the festivities to watch contestants from across the nation vie for the coveted title of Miss America. The recent changes and controversy surrounding the pageant, candidates, winners and organization leadership isn’t actually that new for the Miss America Organization. The competition still offers fans the opportunity...

Test Your Shark Knowledge In Anticipation Of The 30th Annual Discovery Channel Shark Week

Test Your Shark Knowledge In Anticipation Of The 30th Annual Discovery Channel Shark Week

Jul 12

If you’re a sharkophile like I am, you’re probably counting down the days until Discovery Channel’s Shark Week returns for another week of shark specials. There are so many complexities to these incredible creatures, and even the biggest shark nerds can learn something new during Shark Week. 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the original Shark Week. I thought this would be a great time to...

Dinosaur Trivia In Honor Of The New Jurassic Park Movie

Dinosaur Trivia In Honor Of The New Jurassic Park Movie

Jun 25

With the recent release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Ira Riklis thought it would be a good idea to go with a dinosaur-themed trivia post this month. The original Jurassic Park was one of my favorite 90s movies, and I’m sure I’m not alone in being thrilled by the release of another sequel. Depending on your age, you may have developed a love for these ancient reptiles as a kid. I know...

Royal Wedding Trivia: Then & Now

Royal Wedding Trivia: Then & Now

May 23

Over the weekend, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle took their vows and became the latest British royal couple to marry in St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. This ceremony featured an intertwining of tradition and personal touches made by the royal family. If you’re interested in the royal family and the history of these traditions, there are plenty of fascinating royal wedding facts to...

Test Your Earth Day Knowledge

Test Your Earth Day Knowledge

Apr 20

Earth Day, celebrated on April 22 each year, started as a small idea and blossomed into a global event. How much do you know about Earth Day? Learn some facts and trivia about Earth Day from Ira Riklis. Learn how to get involved in saving Planet Earth. How Did Earth Day Begin? Earth Day began as the brainchild of Gaylord Nelson, a first-year senator from Wisconsin. Senator Nelson suggested the...