Bride Kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan

[MUSIC PLAYING] ANNOUNCER: [SPEAKING FOREIGN LANGUAGE] THOMAS MORTON: All right. Hi, it’s Thomas. We’re in Bishkek. I’m on a Kok Beru horse. That’s basically polo, but you play with a dead goat. It is one of Kyrgystan’s many fine traditions. One of the other traditions, a little less fun, is kidnapping women and making them…

Which Countries Have The Highest Marriage Rates?

In the aftermath of World War Two, the marriage rate in the United States was the highest it had ever been and it has never come close since. So today, which countries have the highest marriage rates? Well, marriage rate is generally calculated by the number of marriages per 1,000 people per year. For instance…