Friday, February 5, 2016
36th day of the year.
There are 330 days remaining until the end of the year
There are 9 days remaining until Valentine's Day
Today is National Shower with a Friend Day, National Weatherperson’s Day. National Wear Red Day, Working Naked Day, Doodle Day, Bubble Gum Day, National Chocolate Fondue Day and World Nutella Day
SAT IS is National Chopstix Day, Ice Cream for Breakfast Day, Pay a Compliment Day, Laugh And Get Rich Day, National Lame Duck Day and National Frozen Yogurt Day
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
CeeLo Green to play Wilmington
Grammy-winning R&B singer and reality show star CeeLo Green will play Ziggy's by the Sea in downtown Wilmington March
50% of people spend 10 to 20 minutes on hold every week. That equates to 43 days of their life.
Heard an amazing fact the other day: Louisiana has as many people locked up in prison as the entire country of Canada.
Toyota has announced that the Scion brand is going away.
A study says that seafood may play a role in reducing the risk of Alzheimer's Disease.
The new "Star Wars" movie dropped below $1 million a day in box office receipts for the first time on day 46.
Mark Zuckerberg is predicting that Facebook will have 5 billion users by 2030.
HOT RUMOR: Now it appears that Scott Disick and Kourney Kardashian are getting back together.
Rihanna recently performed karaoke at a hotel (prefers Bon Jovi.)
survey by SOASTA reveals that 38% of people say New England Patriots fans are the most obnoxious NFL fans. Denver Broncos fans are the second most obnoxious (15%) followed by Carolina Panthers fans (13%) and Arizona Cardinals fans (9%.)
- crime drops by an average of 73% on Super Bowl Sunday.
- $25,000: Estimated value of the Super Bowl trophy.
Donald Trump's rally in New Hampshire yesterday featured a mosh pit.
Johnny Depp's band The Hollywood Vampires is going to play the Grammys. The band consists of Depp, Alice Cooper and Joe Perry.
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom went on another date on Wednesday
Ben Stiller set a new world record yesterday at the Zoolander 2 premiere. He held the world's longest selfie stick at 28 feet.
Souvenir Shop: The NFL Shop at Super Bowl 50 is selling a $2,500 Super Bowl 50 baseball cap. The hat is made of lambskin leather and comes with an 18-karat gold pin. Only 300 have been made. A $50,000 gold Super Bowl 50 coin is also being sold.
Hallmark Moment: A 25 year-old Australian artist, who goes by the name Davis, is selling Valentine's Day cards featuring his butt print. The prints sell for $6 a piece at http://www.ringerprints.com/
I WANT IN ON THIS CLUB:
Never Miss A Game: Don Crisman, of Kennebunkport, Maine, has attended all 49 Super Bowls. He is one of eight members of the “Never-Miss-A-Super-Bowl Club.” The retired 79 year-old telecommunications equipment salesman tells MMQB: “I’d love to see a Browns versus Lions Super Bowl.''
Don and his wife Beverly are driving from Maine to Santa Clara, California for next Sunday's Super Bowl.
Mush Mush: Matt Phillips refused to allow a heavy snow in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to prevent him from getting out and about. He hooked his Huskies up to a dog sled and mushed along downtown Pittsburgh.
Rihanna's backstage rider requests that her dressing room be stocked with "Regular Cheetos, hot Cheetos, Golden Grahams cereal, Oreo's, Cuppa Noodles, red and white wine, vodka, soda and garlic olives.
WORK IT OFF
the average person would have to perform 299 touchdown dances to burn off half of a stuffed-crust bacon/sausage/pepperoni pizza (Each dance would have to be 15 to 20 seconds.)
- the average person would have to play football for 59 minutes to burn off 6 honey barbecue wings with dipping sauce
- the average person would have to clean the Super Bowl stadium for 322 minutes to burn off one pint of ice cream (5 HOURS)
We're All Just the Friend of a Friend
Ever since the theory of six degrees of separation was introduced back in 1929, people have been under the impression that they're connected to any other person through just six acquaintances. However, thanks to Facebook's 12th birthday and its self-invented Friends Day thing yesterday, the social network has updated the figure. The Facebook research team says, "Each person in the world (at least among the 1.59 billion people active on Facebook) is connected to every other person by an average of three and a half other people." The global average is 3.57,dbender: "32% of people have stolen this? What is it?"
What the WHAT?
A woman is facing the prospect of a six-year prison sentence because she doesn't do enough housework. No this isn't the middle east-- this is 21st century Italy! The woman's husband is accusing her of "mistreatment of the family" over her failure to do the cooking and cleaning. The poor, neglected husband has also claimed that she kicked him out of the bedroom and that he had been insulted by two years of negligence and being "forced to live in conditions with poor hygiene." She is actually slated to go on trial on October 12. (Metro)
Extra Clue: not candy or shoplifting
Extra Clue: may have stolen it from a neighbor
Final Clue: invisible
Steven Tyler's Voice Actually Breaks Glass ... a British morning television show was playing Steven Tyler's "Dream On" Skittles Super Bowl commercial, when his high-pitched squeal actually shattered a glass camera. The hosts were completely stunned
Super Bowl 50 Audio; Snoop Dogg Interviews Peyton Manning And Cam Newton ... SNOOP SINGS TO CAM