Your Top 'How to …' Searches
Raise your hand if you knew how to make your own lip gloss before the coronavirus pandemic arrived. Or measure your own ring size. With businesses shut down nationwide and social distancing guidelines in place, Americans have been embracing DIY culture — learning to do without hairdressers, tailors, jewelers, handymen, and dozens of other services in ways they likely never would have considered otherwise. The top "how to" Google queries in each state for the past 30 days offer a glimpse into how life has changed, what people are finding out how to do for themselves, and how they're passing the time. Spoiler alert: There's intense interest in the Michael Jordan docuseries "The Last Dance" and Elon Musk's new baby, named X Æ A-12. There is also widespread confusion about the name of the TV show "How to Get Away With Murder," which had its series finale May 14 on ABC.