MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why do we carve pumpkins?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why do we carve pumpkins?

This is probably the most popular weekend for carving pumpkins. You might be cutting up a few Jack-o-Lanterns the next few days. But where did it all start? Why do we carve pumpkins? Much like Halloween costumes, pumpkin carving started out as a way for people to scare off evil spirits around Halloween. Back in…

I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT!

I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT!

All this week I have tickets to New Kids on the Block: The MixTape Tour 2022 with Special Guests En Vogue, Rick Astley & Salt-N-Pepa at Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday July 1 & Saturday July 2, 2022. Play every day at 4pm to try and win. Here’s today’s question if you missed it. Q:…

TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD: It’s never too late to be a college athlete

TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD: It’s never too late to be a college athlete

This story is a perfect example of how it’s never too late to start something new. No matter how old you are or where you are in life. This woman named Debbie Blount recently made the golf team at Reinhardt University in Georgia.  Which normally wouldn’t be big news, but not only did she make…

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why is Frankenstein’s skin green?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why is Frankenstein’s skin green?

It’s Halloween season so today’s mystery is about one of the most famous monster movies ever. Frankenstein. Why is his skin green? Green is a very monster-y color but there is a very practical reason to why he’s green. Back when Universal Studios was making the movie Frankenstein they realized that the green shows up…