The Shortest Meeting-to-Marriage Lengths in Hollywood

Although high-profile couples often follow the same paths, there are some that traverse it quicker than others. From their first public outing together, which is usually to some gala event, all the way to the flashing of the engagement rock (which also usually takes place at some gala event) and the expensive, paparazzi-snapped wedding, it’s a solid Hollywood tradition to pack as much as possible into a dizzyingly short amount of time. Whether that’s to avoid the paparazzi or just because the market for singles in Hollywood is too brutal to stay in for long, us ordinary mortals will never know.

12 Best Book Series That Are Great for Long Winter Nights

With the long winter looming ahead of us, and the fleeting days of summer fast receding into memory, it’s time to start preparing for what we’re going to be doing on the days where it’s just too cold to leave the house. Sure, you can binge-watch the latest Netflix series — or you can dig into a really interesting book series that’s a proven classic. The book series that we’re bringing you today are all tried-and-true favorites, and some have been enjoyed by generations of readers. Here are some of the best book series that are perfect to curl up with on a long winter’s night.

The Best Food Blogs in 2018

One of the most popular topics for blogs is food. Whether you’re looking for everyday dinner inspiration or dreamy dishes that look like they were a collaboration between a professional chef and a food photographer, there are lots of choices out there for you. Some of our favorite food blogs have been online for ages, but there are more popping up every day.

The Best Adult Advent Calendars for 2018

Many stores now sell their own versions of Advent calendars, which are usually a simple rectangular shape with perforated windows that hide a small piece of chocolate. However, some stores are now selling upscale Advent calendars geared to adults that feature small bottles of alcohol, beauty supplies, or other treats. Here are the best adult Advent calendars of 2018.

Gotta Collect ‘Em All: The Most Expensive Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards

If you’re looking to start collecting cards, take our advice and either get in early, or don’t step into the ring until you’ve got enough money to really throw down. Many collectible cards, whether they’re baseball cards, Pokémon, or Yu-Gi-Oh!, put a huge value on rare or early cards, both of which cost a lot of money. Although you will hear the occasional story of someone coming across a rare card at a garage sale or in a tiny, unassuming shop for a small amount of money, these situations are impossible to predict.

The Best Kickstarter Products of All Time

Founded in 2009, Kickstarter revolutionized the way that inventors and corporations could fundraise for their next big venture or product. Instead of reaching out to an elite group of rich investors who would remain financially tied to the venture until they were paid back, many companies and individuals now use Kickstarter to levy funds from the public, who are either rewarded for their contribution immediately, or use their money to give the company an “advance” on their purchase of a product.

11 Most Disturbing Kids in History

As evidenced in movies like The Omen and We Need to Talk About Kevin, the evil possibilities of children have never been far from our thoughts. In movies, we use the trope of a disturbed child as a metaphor for purity and goodness being corrupted by evil influences. However, it shouldn’t shock you to find out that there are real children that have committed evil, despicable acts that have forced adults to reckon with the prospect of punishing a person under the age of 18 — a legal child — for a horrific crime. How do you treat a criminal who hasn’t yet determined right from wrong?

Relive Your Childhood: 10 of Your Favorite Author’s Homes You Can Visit Today

Every kid who grew up in the United States has a common library of authors that they studied in school. Whether your favorites were Jack London and his adventurous White Fang or Laura Ingalls Wilder and her sweeping Little House on the Prairie series, these were the authors that you wrote book reports about and gave class presentations on. If you’re a book lover, visiting the homes of your favorite childhood authors is an adventure that adds meaning to any vacation.

Gotta Collect ‘Em All: The Most Expensive Magic: The Gathering Cards

Purchasing a new Magic: The Gathering card or card deck can cost anything between a few cents to several thousand dollars. Cards are valuable because of their rarity, but also because of their utility within gameplay. If you’re looking to start playing, or just want a sense of how much some of your cards could be worth, take a look at this list of the most expensive Magic: The Gathering cards in history.