Candace Keener has written over 100 articles for HowStuffWorks on topics ranging from technology to culture. She was an editor at HowStuffWorks and also the creator and cohost of the podcast "Stuff You Missed in History Class." She is currently a freelance writer and barre instructor.
Prince William's parents, Prince Charles and Diana Spencer, had a now-legendary wedding that was so spectacular, it set the bar for every future royal ceremony. Take this quiz to find out how much you know about Charles and Di's big day.
Picking the perfect engagement ring is no easy task. After all, it's a piece of jewelry she'll wear for a lifetime, so there are plenty of factors to take into consideration. How much should you spend? What shape should you go for? Platinum or gold? Before you walk up to the jewelry counter, test your engagement ring savvy.
Barbecue is undeniably popular fare -- even cavemen probably ate it. And if you want to start an argument, ask a crowded room what's better: the wet or dry stuff. Is it really so different?
On the first Thanksgiving, the pilgrims wore buckles, the Native Americans brought corn and everyone made merry until the sun went down. Right? That's not the most accurate portrayal of the historical event.