MUNDANE MYSTERIES: What country is the North Pole in?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: What country is the North Pole in?

Santa is busy up in the North Pole getting ready for his big trip next weekend. But where exactly is the North Pole? Which country? Kind of a trick question since no country owns the North Pole currently. It actually exists in international waters. The closest land is the Canadian territory of Nunavut and Greenland…

I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT! 38% of kids will do this between now and Christmas?

I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT! 38% of kids will do this between now and Christmas?

All this week I have tickets to Jack Johnson’s 2022 Summer Tour up at XFINITY Theatre in Hartford on June 26. Play every day at 4pm to win. Here’s today’s question if you missed it… Q: 38% of kids will do this between now and Christmas? A: CRY ON SANTA’S LAP Photo credit: Getty Images

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why do we leave cookie and milk for Santa on Christmas Eve?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why do we leave cookie and milk for Santa on Christmas Eve?

The original idea of leaving treats for Santa and his reindeer dates all the way back to ancient Norwegian mythology,  but Americans started doing it as a tradition during the Great Depression in the 1930s. It became a sign of showing gratitude during what was a time of struggle back then. We’ve been doing it…