Posts Tagged ‘facts’

We all know MLK’s famous “I have a Dream” speech, but there is a lot more to the civil rights leader than this one moment. Since Jan. 15 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we thought we’d give you eight facts you probably didn’t know about this amazing man.   Born on Jan. 15, 1929, […]

When you live in Michigan, the Great Lakes are as much a part of life as anything else. Even if you don’t live in sight of one, you’ve probably heard stories of summers at the shore or have taken your own pilgrimage to the lakes. Making up 95 percent of the U.S. surface water supply […]

As children, we’re told about George Washington’s lying, lumberjack ways and his set of wooden chops. The best part about these facts is that’s exactly what they’re not—there’s no proof for any of them. Out of 44 presidents, the following are probably some of the most well-known. What you didn’t learn about as a kid […]