Thursday, November 20, 2014
324th day of the year.
There are 41 days remaining until the end of the year
There are 7 days remaining until Thanksgiving
Today is the Great American Smokeout, National Peanut Butter Fudge Day, National Absurdity Day and Name Your PC Day
PLEASE BE KIND TO RETAIL EMPLOYEES....LOTS OF HOURS AND OVERWORKED THIS TIME OF YEAR!!!!
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
The sequel to 'The Hunger Games', ''The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1'', opens tonight.
The Great American Smokeout is today (GRAB A BRISKIT)
- 57% of singles would never date a smoker
-Seventy percent of smokers want to quit.
-The American Cancer Society estimates that smokers with a pack-a-day habit can save more than $2,300 a year by quitting.
-Smoking causes 438,000 deaths in the United States each year, including 38,000 deaths among non-smokers
-the smoke from one cigarette remains in the room for up to five hours after smoking
Buffal-Snow! Buried City Could Get Another Three Feet TODAY (coldest November since 1976)
Erie County PA Sheriff’s say a 46-year-old man died in his car, which was buried in 12 to 15 feet of snow.
Some people, who were trapped in their cars used their cigarette lighters to melt snow into drinking water.
Niagara University women's basketball team was stranded in the snowstorm for 24 hours before being rescued
Snow Job: The Atlantic claims the Buffalo Bills are going ahead with plans to play Sunday's game against the Jets. They are offering free tickets and $10 an hour to fans, who shovel snow outside the stadium. 220,000 tons of snow needs to be shoveled before kick-off.
"Just saw apparently some people stole Doritos out of an abandoned truck. Doritomageddon?"
"Snow law: there are no laws!"
"Stay classy south Buffalo."
Today in “Breaking Celebrity News - The Wrap is reporting that Ryan Gosling has been approached by People magazine multiple times and offered their annual “Sexiest Man Alive” title, but that he’s had his reps turn it — and the associated magazine cover shoot — down. “The consensus was he’s too serious for it, too artsy,”
- the average person spends 14 hours shopping for gifts
A new study says that drinking a glass of wine can equate to an hour of exercise.
Angelina Jolie Says Directing Hubby Brad Pitt Is "Not Easy"
Jolie and Pitt play a troubled married couple who travel the country together in By the Sea, which is set for a 2015 release
Russell Brand BACK IN THE DAY.. he worked as a mailman, but quit because the job was interfering with his drug habit
Lady Gaga, who calls her fans 'monsters,' recently got a new tattoo under her left armpit that reads: "Mother Monster''
Dictionary.com has chosen 'exposure' as their 2014 Word of the Year
CHARLES MANSON IS ALLOWED FIRST KISS AND A MEAL FROM THE PRISON VENDING MACHINE:
TT: WHAT WOULD YOU EAT...WEDDING MEAL FROM A PRISON VENDING MACHINE!!!
A new blood test reportedly can detect Alzheimer's disease ten years ahead of its onset.
A study says that working the night shift is linked to weight gain.
A shooting occured last night on the campus of Florida State University. At least two people were injured. FSU News claims the shooting occured at Strozier Library. One student tweeted: ''Please say a prayer for us. We're stuck in a library with a shooter in the building. #FSU'' while another wrote: ''Students say a man started shooting at FSU, police told him to put the gun down. He didn't. "They lit him up, man.
NFL: Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland Raiders
Next Time You Fly to Singapore, Lay Off the Wifi!
When Jeremy Gutsche signed up for a WiFi plan on a Singapore Airlines flight last week, he knew he was getting 30 megabytes for $28.99 and would be responsible for any additional data he used. What he apparently did not know was that by "checking email and uploading a PowerPoint document," he'd end up viewing 155 pages which jacked his charges up to a whopping $1,171!! In fairness to Singapore Air, they at least stepped up and talked to OnAir, the Switzerland-based WiFi provider, on Jeremy's behalf, but they got nowhere and he still has to pay the entire bill.
'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1'' opens today. Time for The Hunger Games. Ask your audience which of the following are real food dishes and which are not.
Real food or not: Deep fried monkey toes .... Answer: Real Food (Indonesia)
Real food or not: BBQ snake brains ... Answer: Not
Real food or not: Cooked Squirrel brains ... Answer: Real Food (US South)
Real food or not: Jellied Cow's Foot .... Answer: Real Food (Poland)
Real food or not: Pickled horse hoofs ... Answer: Not
Today's Question: "58% of men will get yelled at for doing this on Thanksgiving. What is it?"
Extra Clue: involves food
Extra Clue: nothing to do with burning or sampling food
Final Clue: TV
Answer: continuing to watch sports while dinner is on the table.
TODAY'S BOOKEND QUESTION
Approximately one in five men refer to their wife by what nickname when talking with other guys? The boss.
Jamie Foxx on Jimmy Kimmel - His divorced parents live in his house and bring their dates home. It's crazy