Category: Curious Monday

Origins of Mother’s Day in the United States

Origins of Mother's Day in the United States

Interesting facts about the Origins of Mother’s Day in the United States The holiday dates back to 1908 when Anna Jarvis  from West Virginia held a memorial service for her mother.  She run a campaign to make the it a recognized holiday in 1905 but was unsuccessful. It seems curious that the Origins of Mother’s Day in […]

April’s 2017 Curious Monday Winner

It’s time to announce the winner of April’s 2017 Curious Monday. This Month’s Quiz Question: This Month’s Trivia Question: Who established the use of the Gregorian Calendar ? Pope Gregory XIII Dr. Gregory Pincus Pope Gregory XI The answer is (1) Pope Gregory XIII Interesting Fact –If you were living in England or one of the American […]

Curious Monday’s Winner for December 2016

Curious Monday Winner Dec 2016

December 2016- Curious Monday Ready for the holidays, This December Curious Monday’s Winner is Mr. Hernando Ardila. Congrats Hernando! After answering the Christmas themed question he was randomly awarded as the lucky winner this month. Challenge was to respond the following question: 1)     Which president started the White House lighting ceremony?  Correct answer is Calvin Coolidge There are two competing claims about […]

Fun Day Monday – April 2016

Fun Day Monday

Alex is April’s Fun Day Monday’s Winner It’s time to announce the winner of this Month’s Fun Day Monday. This Month’s Quiz Question: What is Broadway’s longest running show? A.The Phantom of the OperaB. A Chorus LineC. My Fair LadyD. Fiddler on the Roof The answer is (A) The Phantom of the Opera Interesting Fact – Andrew Lloyd Webber’s […]

We have a winner for the first Fun Day Monday of 2016

It’s time to announce the winner of this Fun Day Monday This Month’s Quiz Question: Who wrote the song “Monday, Monday”? A.  John PhillipsB. Brian Wilson         C. John Denver        D. Denny Doherty The answer is (A) John Phillips.  Interesting Fact – Even though the song talks about how most people dread this day, because is actually the least […]

Fun Monday Results Are In for December 2015!

December 2015 – Fun Monday It’s time to announce the winner of this Month’s Fun Day Monday. This Month’s Quiz Question: According to the Internet Movie Database (IMDb), what is the most watched movie of all time? A. Star WarsB. The Wizard of Oz C. Titanic        D. Miracle on 34th Street The answer is (C) Titanic. Interesting Fact – Although the […]

Fun Monday Results Are In for October 2015!

Fun Monday Winner Oct 2015

October 2015 – Fun Monday Drum rolls please… October Fun Monday’s Winner is Mr. Shannon S. Congrats Shannon! After answering the challenging question he was randomly awarded as the lucky winner this month. This Month’s Quiz Question was: What are the original three colors of candy corn, a popular Halloween candy? A. Red, white & blue B. Orange, yellow & […]

Fun Monday’s Winner for September 2015!

Hernando Ardila - Fun Monday Winner

September 2015 – Fun Monday Always ready to have a good time, This September Fun Monday’s Winner is Mr. Hernando Ardila. Congrats Hernando! After answering the challenging question he was randomly awarded as the lucky winner this month. Challenge was to respond the following question: The online game, Words With Friends, is modeled after which popular […]