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What U.S. States Have the Highest Auto Insurance Costs?

According to a recent study by Insure.com, Louisiana has the highest average cost for auto insuarance of any U.S. state. A forty year old male with a clean driving record, commuting twelve miles to work, was used as a baseline; in Louisiana, he would pay an average of $2,510.87 per year. Rounding...

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Edith "Jackie" Ronne, First Woman to Explore Antarctica, Passed Away Today

Edith “Jackie” Ronne, the first woman to explore Antarctica, passed away today. She was 89. At the age of 28, Ronne followed her husband, Finn Ronne, an explorer, on an expedition to Antarctica in 1947. She was the first woman ever to brave the winter season of Antarctica, along with Canadian...

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DC Sniper John Allen Muhammad Execution Date Set

According to the Associated Press, John Allen Muhammad's execution date is set. Muhammad is better known as the DC Sniper, who partnered with teen accomplice Lee Boyd Malvo and committed terror in the DC region by murdering 10+ innocent people over the course of 3 weeks. "A Virginia judge on...

The Absurdity of Exotic Pet Laws

The Absurdity of Exotic Pet Laws

Imagine buying a house, having kids and then learning of your neighbor's plans to start an exotic pet collection. And worse yet... you have no legal recourse against it. In some states there are literally no laws against owning exotic pets. And in some states, all it takes is a permit. In fact,...

50 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

50 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, humanitarian, activist, and leader of the African American civil rights movement. King is a prominent figure in American history and iconic for his words and actions in promoting civil rights within the United States and in many other countries....

125 Best Tenneesee Williams Quotes

125 Best Tenneesee Williams Quotes

Thomas Lanier “Tennessee” Williams was a Pulitzer Prize winning American writer whose career spanning fifty years included a number of essays, poems, short stories, novels, essays, and most importantly, screenplays. Director Elia Kazan, who worked closely with WIlliams on a number of plays, best...

50 Best Holiday Quotes of All Time (With Bonus)

50 Best Holiday Quotes of All Time (With Bonus)

To jump start your holiday season, sometimes it’s best to get your mind in the proper frame. If you are having trouble settling into the spirit this year, take a few moments for yourself just to savor the feelings the holidays evoke. Remember the Christmas’ past while you cherish the present....

50 Best James Madison Quotes

50 Best James Madison Quotes

James Madison, Jr. was the fourth President of the United States, an American politician, and political philosopher who contributed as a Founding Father during the late 1700s. Madison was born to Colonel James Madison, Sr. and Eleanor Rose Conway on March 16, 1751 in Orange County, Virginia. As...

WikiLeaks States Al Queda Can Build Atomic Bombs

WikiLeaks States Al Queda Can Build Atomic Bombs

The latest Wikileaks cables states that Al Qaeda can build atomic bombs. The whistleblowing organization has released thousands of American diplomatic cables and security briefs to the UK's Daily Telegraph. The Wikileaks cables suggest the world's most menacing terrorist organization has complied...

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Oregon Institute of Technology Online

Oregon Institute of Technology, more popularly called Oregon Tech or OIT, is a public institute of technology located in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Established in 1947, it is the only one of its kind in the northwestern part of the United States and was founded initially to re-educate and train returning...