5 Non-Political Dinner Table Conversation Starters

November 24, 2016 07:00 AM

1. The Weather

You don’t have to rely on your local TV weatherman to get the forecast wrong. Now, you too can be a meteorologist. Check out these digital tools to help you predict the weather. No guarantee you’ll be the next Weather Channel star.  

2. Fall Allergies

Brushing your teeth is good dental hygiene but did you know it could help your fall allergies? Watch this video of a five-year-old boy who finally got to ride on the combine with his dad this fall.

3. Duck Hunting

Today’s a great day to go duck hunting. Did you know ducks can transfer resistant weed seed via poop? Want to know where the next pigweed outbreak will come from? Listen for quacks and honks, and look up. Learn the details here.

4. Weddings

Barns are the hottest trend in wedding venues. Check out this dairy barn renovation. This barn in Wisconsin went from falling apart to fabulous.

5. Retirement

A new Gallop poll says only 48% of Americans will have enough money saved for retirement. Does Aunt Sue have enough saved? If not, here are some good tips to share with her.

Pro-Tip: In case it comes up in conversation, the Chicago Cubs won the World Series. It was kind of a big deal.

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