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Demographic Breakdown Of Who Actually Owns Guns in America
(Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)Have you ever wondered exactly who owns guns in America? I think this graph will answer all your questions. According to an article in the Atlantic Wire, these stats, came from  Nate Silver, who used data from a 2008 national exit poll for this graph. Read the grap…
What Are America’s Saddest Cities?
In a recent list of the happiest and saddest cities compiled by Men’s Health, it should come as no shock that residents of Honolulu, Hawaii are the most blissful. But sun, sand, and surf aren’t always enough. In fact, a few of the 10 cities with the unhappiest people …
10 America-Themed Songs for the Fourth of July
American popular music has been around since before America even declared its independence. ‘Yankee Doodle,’ anyone? That classic was sung by Colonial American soldiers as early as The French and Indian War.
Since then, our country has established one of the richest musical traditions in the world. M…
Americans React to News That Osama bin Laden Is Dead [PHOTOS]
The world was brought to a standstill late Sunday evening when President Barack Obama confirmed that terrorist leader Osama bin Laden had been killed by U.S. operatives in Pakistan.
Americans quickly gathered to celebrate outside the White House, and before you knew it, New Yorkers were gathering in …
Divorce Is Skyrocketing in Rural America — Why Now?
According to census data, the divorce rate in rural Americans has increased seven-fold since 1970.
Now, for the first time, rural Americans are just as likely as city dwellers to have a marriage end in a divorce.
Experts attribute this explosion in divorce in America's heartland to changing valu…