In Other News

In Other News: Lay’s Has Announced the Finalists For This Year’s “Do Us a Flavor” Contest and They’re Pretty Tame

In Other News: Lay’s Has Announced the Finalists For This Year’s “Do Us a Flavor” Contest and They’re Pretty Tame

| July 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

For the past few years, Lay’s has been running their “Do Us a Flavor” contest, where anyone can submit an idea for a new flavor of potato chips . . . no matter HOW strange it is . . . and then they actually make a few of them. They just announced the three finalists […]

×
In Other News: A Guy Reports a Fake Shooting So Cops Will Find His Phone Faster

In Other News: A Guy Reports a Fake Shooting So Cops Will Find His Phone Faster

| July 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

A 23-year-old guy in Florida named Eric Ross called 911 on Sunday to report a SHOOTING inside a house in Daytona Beach. A bunch of cops responded and showed up with their guns drawn.  But once they got there, he told them he made it up . . . because his PHONE was in the […]

×
In Other News: If It Ever Comes Up, Scientists Say You Could Probably Outrun a T-Rex

In Other News: If It Ever Comes Up, Scientists Say You Could Probably Outrun a T-Rex

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Well here’s some good news if you’re ever trapped in a “Jurassic Park” scenario or you travel WAY back in time.  Which are both equally likely. According to scientists out of Germany, you could PROBABLY outrun a Tyrannosaurus rex. Based on their analysis, the T-rex would top out at about 16-and-a-half miles per hour.  The average human […]

×
In Other News: If All Bathrooms Were Unisex, Women’s Wait Times Would Be Slashed By 400%

In Other News: If All Bathrooms Were Unisex, Women’s Wait Times Would Be Slashed By 400%

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Women’s bathroom lines are ALWAYS longer than men’s.  That’s a fact.  But a new study out of Belgium found a way to change that, although I’m not sure it’s going to fly:  Just make every bathroom unisex. The researchers found that if every bathroom at a stadium or nightclub or wherever was co-ed, women’s wait […]

×
In Other News: What’s the Most Popular Recipe in Every State?

In Other News: What’s the Most Popular Recipe in Every State?

| July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

There’s a study on Thrillist.com right now showing what RECIPE people in every state Googled the most. The most popular recipe is BANANA BREAD, weirdly enough, with three states searching for it more than anything else:  Kansas, Nevada, and New Mexico. Other recipes that were number one in at least two states are:  Cake . […]

×
In Other News: A Mystery Woman Bought Dinner for 25 Hungry Firefighters

In Other News: A Mystery Woman Bought Dinner for 25 Hungry Firefighters

| July 14, 2017 | 1 Comments

A bunch of firefighters spent about six hours fighting a wildfire near San Bernardino, California on Saturday.  (About 60 miles east of L.A.) The temperature was 108 degrees.  So the last thing you’d want to do is be near a huge FIRE.  And when it’s that hot and dry out, fires can move pretty fast. But luckily they […]

×
In Other News: Here’s the Age When You’re Officially “Too Old” to Go Clubbing

In Other News: Here’s the Age When You’re Officially “Too Old” to Go Clubbing

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

You know I’m a firm believer that age is a state of mind, you’re only as old as you feel, and so on.  But I STILL think this is worth paying attention to. A new survey asked people for the age when you’re TOO OLD to go clubbing.  And the answer is . . . […]

×
In Other News: The Secret to a Good Night’s Sleep Is Having a Good Reason to Get Out of Bed the Next Day

In Other News: The Secret to a Good Night’s Sleep Is Having a Good Reason to Get Out of Bed the Next Day

| July 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Even if your life is a never-ending, never-changing routine, it’s worth your time to spend a minute every night coming up with ANY unique reason to look forward to the next day. Because according to a new study, the secret to getting a good night’s sleep is . . . having a good reason to […]

×
In Other News: A Guy Gets Arrested . . . and Proposes to His Girlfriend in Handcuffs

In Other News: A Guy Gets Arrested . . . and Proposes to His Girlfriend in Handcuffs

| July 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

A 35-year-old guy named Brandon Thompson from Muskogee, Oklahoma was celebrating the Fourth of July last week with his girlfriend Leandria Keith when the cops came to arrest him on six outstanding warrants. And when the cops cuffed him, he decided THAT was the moment to propose to Leandria. So the police let him drop […]

×
In Other News: A New Website Helps You Find How Many Streets Have Your Name

In Other News: A New Website Helps You Find How Many Streets Have Your Name

| July 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ever wondered how many streets in this country have your name?  Or if a street with your name intersects with a street with your significant other’s name?  Now there’s a website that can help you out. A guy named Jason Feifer, who’s the editor of “Entrepreneur” magazine, just launched the website Crossing.us.  You can type in any name […]

×