The world's second-most-searched for terms in Google, 2018.

Seconds of WWI

A gathering of facts about the Great War.

Second Host of The Tonight Show

It all depends on how you figure, but there are two legitimate choices.

NY Cosmos
From the Referencepedia —

Pelé, the greatest soccer player ever to live, played for two just professional teams over his career. The first was Santos in Brazil. The second was the New York Cosmos.

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The Year in Google Search — the Second-Ranked Google Searches for 2018


Not that Google needs any more media or free advertising from, it continues to be a very useful tool in our everyday internet lives, so we may as well examine the world’s Google search trends of 2018. Specifically, the second-ranked search terms in various categories. You can see the full lists here. Second-ranked Google Search Term Unfortunately, the overall…read more

Seconds of WWI


This being the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended major fighting in WWI, presents “second” facts about the Great War.

The Second Host of The Tonight Show


The Tonight Show is an American late-night talk-show that has been airing on NBC since 1954. The first person to regularly play host on the show was comedian Steve Allen who was on the show from 1954 to 1957. As for who technically was the second host depends on, like so many other “seconds” on, how you define the…read more

Disappearing Island and a Lost Habitat


Almost all of what was the second-biggest island in the French Frigate Shoals disappeared on or around October 4 after having been hit by Hurricane Walaka. The category 4 storm’s high winds sent a storm surge over the small islet almost completely destroying it. The now-gone 11-acre island was known as East Island and was part of the Northwestern Hawaiian…read more

Canada — Second Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana


The legal sale of recreational marijuana began today (10/17/18) in Canada, the second country to do so. More than just decriminalizing its use, or limiting its use or sale to specific places, people can now buy, cultivate, and use marijuana to their heart’s content (if their hearts are content with whatever limits their provinces may impose, that is). None of…read more