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www.reference.com/history/why-americans-celebrate-independence-day

Independence Day, or the Fourth of July, is celebrated in the United States to commemorate the Declaration of Independence and freedom from the British Empire. Although the Contine...

www.life123.com/article/funny-quotes-from-history

When we have a President who says things like “I will build a great, great wall on our southern border, and I will have Mexico pay for that wall” as his answer to immigration, it's...

www.life123.com/article/history-and-heritage-of-labor-day

Apart from the fact that it’s celebrated on the first Monday in September every year and that you get a day off work on Labor Day, what else do you know about the public holiday th...

www.smarter.com/fun/people-having-worse-day-than-you

We all have those days when things don't go according to plan or life throws in some unsuspecting twists and turns. If you can relate, then rest assured that you're about to find y...

www.reference.com/history/did-memorial-day-start-d6447cfa64b8dd72

In 1966, Congress and President Lyndon B. Johnson recognized Waterloo, New York as having the first Memorial Day 100 years earlier. However, multiple towns claim to be the birthpla...

www.ask.com/article/from-washington-to-trump-the-history-of-election-day-drinks

I keep trying to write about drinking and ending up writing about politics, whether I want to or not (mostly, it’s not). It’s an easy border to wander across: more Brooklyn-Queens ...

www.reference.com/world-view/father-s-day-43194574fe507cf4

Father’s Day is always celebrated on the third Sunday in June in the United States. While some countries, such as the United Kingdom, India and Canada, also celebrate their version...

www.ask.com/slideshow/the-worst-hometown-dates-on-the-bachelor-and-the-bachelorette

Is a bad hometown date the kiss of death for Bachelor Nation couples? The top four contestants on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette get the coveted opportunity to bring the lead ho...

www.life123.com/article/5-fact-about-veterans-day

Veterans Day is one of the eleven federal holidays in the United States for federal organizations and is a public holiday for all 50 states. Unlike Memorial Day, which is the day f...

lifehacker.com/the-real-history-of-mothers-day-1825930275

Mother’s Day is a time for flowers, fancy brunches, and thanking your mom for putting up with your crap for all these years. But once upon a time the holiday was a more somber affa...