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6 Good Reasons To Kiss The Irish [infographic]

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You’ve probably seen the St. Patrick’s Day shirts, stickers and  buttons that say “Kiss me, I’m Irish.” While a kiss from someone Irish  (not to be confused with an Irish kiss) might bring you the luck of the Irish, there are many reasons why kissing the Irish might be in … Continue reading “6 Good Reasons To Kiss The Irish [infographic]” »

The Cost of True Love: The 12 Days of Christmas [infographic]

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How much does it cost in 2012 for your “true love” to give you all the gifts from the “Twelve Days of Christmas”? Over $100,000. Continue reading “The Cost of True Love: The 12 Days of Christmas [infographic]” »

Kiss Me, I’m Irish – St. Patrick’s Day 2012 [infographic]

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Ireland has had an enormous influence on America. For hundreds of years, Irish immigrants have come to the U.S. in staggering numbers; bringing their traditions of St. Patrick’s Day and a boost to our population and economy. Population Between 1820 and 1930 it is estimated that 4.5 million Irish immigrants traveled to the U.S. That’s … Continue reading “Kiss Me, I’m Irish – St. Patrick’s Day 2012 [infographic]” »

Valentine’s Day Spending 2012 [infographic]

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When we took a look at Valentine’s Day Spending last year, spending was rebounding after the recession. This year, spending is back and stronger than ever. Americans are expected to spend an average of $126.03 per person, or $17.6 Billion. Here are few highlights from the graphic: Valentine’s Day spending is up 8.5% from … Continue reading “Valentine’s Day Spending 2012 [infographic]” »

What do we fear? [infographic]

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What is a phobia? Our common fears are given scientific names called phobias. For example, most people have heard of arachnophobia, the common fear of spiders, or claustrophobia, the fear of enclosed spaces. Phobias vary greatly in severity. Some people may feel mild anxiety over a fear, while others suffer panic attacks with disabling symptoms. … Continue reading “What do we fear? [infographic]” »

How much would it cost to go to Hogwarts? [infographic]

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To celebrate the release of the final Harry Potter movie, we’ve pulled together some numbers to figure out roughly how much it would cost to attend Hogwarts. In the first book, Harry receives a letter detailing the equipment that he is required to purchase for Hogwarts (reproduced here). Admittedly, … Continue reading “How much would it cost to go to Hogwarts? [infographic]” »