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MENTAL FLOSS TRIVIA: 38 years ago today, in 1981, MTV was launched in an estimated 2 million homes at 12:01 A.M. It started off with the words, “Ladies and gentleman, rock and roll.” What was the first video played and what was the name of the group?

Answer:  “Video Killed The Radio Star” by The Buggles…whose prophecy did NOT come true, thank you very much.  In fact, MTV gave up playing videos YEARS ago, and nobody’s heard from the Buggles in 30 years.    This

Worst Christmas Gifts Ever

Not all gifts are created equal …  A recent trending post on Reddit had users lamenting the worst gifts they’d ever received. Just be glad you didn’t get some of these … A fast food gift card A moldy,

A Polite Thief

A sticky-fingered British thief clearly aced his burglary final and even offered to pitch in on the studies of one of his victims — by sending back schoolwork that had been stored on the laptop he’d stolen.

Worst Wedding Gifts

Giving a wedding gift is pretty easy. You either give cash or buy something off the registry. No need to get creative. There’s a reason why the newlyweds set up a registry. THAT’S WHAT THEY WANT!!!! Unfortunately,

Does Your Pet Love You?

While you might love your pet, there’s no guarantee your pet loves you – or is even capable of loving you. Here’s a rundown of some pets – ranked by their capacity for “love”: Dogs Parrots Pigs

14th Annual River-2-River Cruise Night

Join 105.3 KFM for the 14th annual River-to-River Cruise Night in downtown Galesburg! Hundreds of vintage cars, street cars, trucks, antiques and special interest vechicles will line East Main Street between the square and Seminary street. Grab

Pizza Patio Set

You know those little table-looking plastic things you find in your pizza box in the middle of your pizza? Well Canadian based Boston Pizza felt that table needed some chairs. So they’ve introduced the Pizza Patio Set.

Footloose Ordinance Finally Lifted

Kick off your Sunday shoes, Fort Smith, Arkansas. You are finally allowed to dance again. City officials have repealed an ordinance that had been on the books since 1953 and outlawed public dancing on Sundays. The ordinance

Star Wars Twins

Two “Star Wars” fans in Utah welcomed their twins on May 4th, also known as “Star Wars Day.” Parents  Kendall and Ross Robbinsthought what better way than to honor the movie than to name their newborns after characters from the movie.They

Most Popular Diet Plan In Illinois

Spring is here … which means everyone is researching the latest diets so they can be in bikini shape by summer. Recent research by Ketogenic.com used Google search results to determine the most popular diets in the U.S. —