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In Other News: Frozen Hash Browns Have Been Recalled Because They Have Golf Balls Mixed In?

In Other News: Frozen Hash Browns Have Been Recalled Because They Have Golf Balls Mixed In?

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you cook up the frozen hash browns in your freezer, be careful . . . the little white chunks mixed in might not be onions. Two of the biggest brands of frozen hash browns have just been recalled . . . because they contain pieces of GOLF BALLS. McCain Foods USA just recalled Roundy’s […]

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In Other News: A Couple Turned Their House Into a Hospice Center for Sick Dogs

In Other News: A Couple Turned Their House Into a Hospice Center for Sick Dogs

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

There’s a couple named Michele and Jeff Allen who live in Southampton, New Jersey, about 30 miles east of Philadelphia.  And they’ve turned their entire house into a hospice center for sick DOGS. Their charity is called Monkey’s House.  It’s named after an old, sick dog they used to have named Monkey.  And they usually […]

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In Other News: Tons of People Don’t Know How to Change a Light Bulb, Cook a Meal, or Change a Flat Tire

In Other News: Tons of People Don’t Know How to Change a Light Bulb, Cook a Meal, or Change a Flat Tire

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The days of “do it yourself” . . . literally, doing ANYTHING yourself . . . seem to be coming to an end rapidly. A new survey asked people if they could do some basic home and repair tasks, and the results aren’t particularly inspiring.  Check it out . . . 1.  Change a light […]

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In Other News: Netflix Users Watch 29 Million Hours of Adam Sandler Per Month?

In Other News: Netflix Users Watch 29 Million Hours of Adam Sandler Per Month?

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Why does Netflix throw what seems like BILLIONS of dollars at ADAM SANDLER to make his comedies?  Because subscribers are EATING THEM UP. Netflix says, quote, “We continue to be excited by our Sandler relationship and our members continue to be thrilled with his films. “Since the launch of ‘The Ridiculous 6’, Netflix members have […]

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In Other News: Someone Just Invented Clear Coffee That Won’t Stain Your Teeth

In Other News: Someone Just Invented Clear Coffee That Won’t Stain Your Teeth

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two brothers in England just started selling a CLEAR COFFEE. It comes in a bottle and you’re supposed to drink it cold.  They say it’s made from high-quality coffee beans and pure water, and it took them three months to figure out the secret formula to make it clear without any chemicals or artificial ingredients. […]

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In Other News: The First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon Did It Again 50 Years Later

In Other News: The First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon Did It Again 50 Years Later

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

People used to think women couldn’t run marathons, because their bodies couldn’t take it.  So they weren’t allowed to run in the Boston Marathon until 1972.  But one woman ran the whole thing five years earlier . . . A 20-year-old student at Syracuse University named Katherine Switzer entered it in 1967 under the name […]

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In Other News: A Family Earned $11,000 in a Weekend By Letting Delta Keep Bumping Them

In Other News: A Family Earned $11,000 in a Weekend By Letting Delta Keep Bumping Them

| April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Delta Airlines had to cancel around 3,000 flights last week because of storms.  And while that had to be an absolute NIGHTMARE for tens of thousands of people . . . it was a JACKPOT for one family. A woman named Laura Begley Bloom and her family were supposed to travel from New York to […]

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In Other News: The Atlanta Braves’ Ballpark Is Selling Beer Brewed From Baseball Bats

In Other News: The Atlanta Braves’ Ballpark Is Selling Beer Brewed From Baseball Bats

| April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Atlanta Braves are starting in a new ballpark this season, and it’s offering something NO ONE else has ever done:  They’ve got a beer that’s brewed out of BASEBALL BATS. A brewery called the Terrapin Beer Company from Athens, Georgia takes the excess wood that gets shaved off when baseball bats are made and […]

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In Other News: What Was the Most Popular Slang Term the Year You Were Born?

In Other News: What Was the Most Popular Slang Term the Year You Were Born?

| April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Good Housekeeping” put together a list of the most popular terms for every year from 1926 to 2006.  Most of the older ones are things like “baloney” and “snazzy.”  We’ll start with the ’60s . . . 1960, “dullsville” . . . 1961, “bratty” . . . 1962, “drop-dead gorgeous” . . . 1963, “Mickey […]

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In Other News: Taco Bell Is Now Testing a Breakfast Taco That Uses a Fried Egg as the Shell

In Other News: Taco Bell Is Now Testing a Breakfast Taco That Uses a Fried Egg as the Shell

| April 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Taco Bell recently rolled out its taco that uses a FRIED CHICKEN BREAST as a shell.  But clearly, their experimenting with CRAZY SHELLS isn’t going to stop there. Because Taco Bell just started testing a new breakfast taco that uses a FRIED EGG as the shell.  And they put potatoes, cheese, and sausage or bacon […]

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