How many friends do you have? No, not social media friends. Real friends. According to a new survey, the average American has about 16 friends. Of these 16 friends, 3 were described as friends for life, 5 were people they really liked and would hang out with one-on-one, and the other 8 were people the respondents said they liked but would not spend time with one-on-one. The survey also found that the average American adult hasn’t made a new friend in five years.
More results: 45% said they find it hard to make new friends, 42% said their shyness prevented them from making new friends, and 45% said they would try to make new friends if they had more opportunities to do so. (The Ladders)
Where would you travel to if money and time weren’t an issue? According to a new survey by VRBO, most Americans would choose Australia as their dream vacation destination. (MSN)
Forget the pineapple on the pizza debate ...Domino's is selling a Hawaiian spaghetti pizza in New Zealand. That’s right, pineapple and spaghetti on a pizza. (The Daily Meal)
Least fit city in the U.S. …According to the annualAmerican Fitness Indexreport, Oklahoma City is the least fit city in America. Only 71% of OKC residents had exercised in the last 30 days, and only 10% eat three or more servings of veggies per day. The research found that fewer than half of Oklahoma City residents are in good health, and 34% are obese. North Las Vegas, Nevada, was the second least fit city in the country, followed by Tulsa, Oklahoma. On the other end of the health spectrum, Arlington, Virginia, is the fittest city in the nation, followed by Seattle and Minneapolis. (Best Life)