Friday, October 21, 2016
295th day of the year.
There are 71 days remaining until the end of the year
There are 10 days left until Halloween
There are 34 days left until Thanksgiving
There are 35 days left until Black Friday
Today is Apple Day, Babbling Day, Celebration of the Mind Day, Count Your Buttons Day, Garbanzo Bean Day, International Day of the Nacho, National Mammography Day, National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day, Reptile Awareness Day and World Student Day
-- On this date in 1879, Thomas Edison invented the light
Friday's Birthday Cake
Kim Kardashian (36)
Saturday's Birthday Cake:
pop star Zac Hanson (31)
rapper Shaggy (48)
THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
Snoopy Gets Fired: Newser claims MetLife has fired Snoopy. Charlie Brown's dog has been endorsing the company for 31 years.
Rihanna and Drake are no longer together because she caught him texting another woman.
NEW STUDY: 34 is the age at which women feel their sexiest.
Mysterious “Planet Nine” might be causing our entire solar system to wobble
One on four of us will appear on TV in their lifetime.
When you're struggling to get through the day, brushing your teeth can boost your energy level by 30%.
American workers leave $272 billion worth of accumulated vacation time on the table, according to a study by Project Time Off.
Starting next May, you'll be able to buy M&Ms filled with caramel.
35% of workers have called in sick in the past year even though they were feeling fine!
the Dallas Cowboys recently hazed their rookies by making them pay for a $55,000 dinner.
- The Consumerist claims a New Jersey man has filed a class action lawsuit against Costco for illegally charging him sales tax on toilet paper. New Jersey state laws say it is illegal to charge sales tax on disposable household paper product.
- The Consumerist claims Taco Bell will give out free tacos if someone steals a base during the World Series. The promotion starts October 25th. Doritos Locos Tacos will be given away on November 2nd
World's Largest Ice Cream Sundae:
The House of Flavors ice cream shop, in Ludington, Michigan, has set a new world record for the world's largest ice cream sundae. It measured 2,970 feet, or eight blocks in length. Thousands of people lined up to get a bite. The old record for the world's largest ice cream sundae was 1,957 feet.
RIDDLE: A SPIRIT RATING THE SPIRITS!
London's Court Oak Pub is haunted by a wine snob ghost, who lives in the cellar. 'Corky' smashes bottles of house wine he doesn't like.
He's a bit of a wine snob, which is why he's been named Corky by customers."
Corky may be the ghost of someone, who died at the pub years ago.
WHO IS selling "zombie defense" kits. :
Westlake Ace Hardware stores are selling "zombie defense" kits. The "I Am Human" section offers chain saws, nail guns and drills for zombie defense. A "Me Zombie" section includes bolts and fasteners for broken bones, glue and caulk for peeling skin, and deodorizers for decaying flesh.
Westlake has stores in Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico.
F.Y.I. October - Zombie Preparedness Month
Man Gets Wish; Dies Before Having To Watch Debates: Inside Edition claims George Davis, of Primos, Pennsylvania, recently passed away after saying he'd rather die than watch a Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
Davis passed away on September 26, 2016, the day of the first Presidential debate.
His obit reads: George Norman Davis passed away on Monday, September 26th, 2016. Apparently he meant it when he said he would rather die than have to watch the presidential debate. At least he is no longer obligated to vote, firmly believing regardless of the outcome, the nation is going someplace in a handbasket and he would rather travel in the opposite direction.
All of the following celebrities played college football EXCEPT for one: Spy the lie!
Josh Duhamel (Minot St. University)
Kurt Russell *** (minor league baseball, not football)
John Goodman (Southwest Missouri State)
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (University of Miami)
streak of kindness
Starbucks Pay It Forward: Customers at a Reno, Nevada Starbucks recently 'Paid It Forward' 120 times. The kind gesture started at 7:15 a.m. and lasted for three hours. The Starbucks manager says it's the longest streak of kindness she's seen in five years.
Tattoo Orders Pizza:
Pizza Hut has created a temporary tattoo that orders pizza. The tattoos come with a built-in QR code that, when scanned with a smartphone, allows users to instantly order a pizza. Pizza Hut is testing the tattoo in the UK.
The company says: “With tattoos and technology being so culturally relevant, this concept brings together the best parts of pizzas and body art in a never seen before way!”
could be reprising his role as Cleveland Indians pitcher Ricky 'Wild Thing' Vaughn. He has offered to throw out the first pitch before Game 1 of the World Series. Charlie tweeted a picture of himself in his Indians uniform. He captioned it with: "Major League continues to be the gift that keeps on giving! if called upon, I'd be honored."
The Indians will play the winner of the Cubs-Dodgers series.
Searching for music and musicians through illegitimate channels can also put your digital device at great risk.
The top 10 most dangerous celebrities:
· Amy Schumer
· Justin Bieber
· Carson Daly
· Will Smith
· Miley Cyrus
· Chris Hardwick
· Daniel Tosh
· Selena Gomez
beauty sins? ARE YOU A SINNER!!!
So ladies, are you doing it right? Or are you committing one of the 5 biggest beauty sins? Here are some from the editors of Netscape.
Beauty Sin No. 1: Chewing on Your Cuticles
Beauty Sin No. 2: Changing Your Hair Color Too Frequently
Beauty Sin No. 3: Going To Bed Without First Washing Your Face
Beauty Sin No. 4: Getting a Fake Tan
Beauty Sin No. 5: Using Too Much Heat On Your Hair
BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR .. Man Sees Crazy Clown; Asks Him To Come At Him ... this man saw a 'crazy clown' walking down his street. He thought it would be funny to yell, 'come at me.' When the clown started chasing him, the man screamed and ran away
County Bans Clowns:
Kemper County, Mississippi has BANNED clowns until November 1st. Anyone caught wearing a clown mask or costume will be fined $150. The county says the ban is a matter of public safety.
WHAT HAS TIGER WOODS BEEN DOING IN HIS FREE TIME!
Tiger Woods On Stephen Colbert ... he says he'll be playing golf at the Hero World Challenge. Tiger hasn't played competitive golf in almost a year. He's been playing a lot of 'Call Of Duty.'
Today's Mindbender: "21% of women regularly snoop and check their partner's __________ . What is it?"
Answer: bank account or statement