THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW – Fri 04/13/18

April 13th is the 103rd day of the year. There are 262 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 45 days until Memorial Day

There are only 5 ½ months until our average first snowfall!!

Today is Blame Someone Else Day, International Skeptics Day, National Peach Cobbler Day and Scrabble Day

A town in the Netherlands created a road that plays music when you drive at the right speed.  They made rumble strips that would sound different pitches.  But they had to shut it down right after opening it, because it was annoying the people who live nearby.

Johnson and Johnson is going to start selling contact lenses next year that have the technology from transition lenses in glasses . . . so they get DARKER when you go outside.  The down side is they’ll probably give you FREAKY dark alien eyes

The hand dryers in public bathrooms are SPRAYING FECES all over your hands, according to a new study.  Researchers found the dryers suck up the fecal particles in the air, and then blow them right back out.

 

How many people will you KISS before you find “the one”?  According to a new study, women will kiss 22 people . . . and men will kiss 25.

 

Maybe take it easy this weekend.  A new study found drinking more than 10 alcoholic beverages a week can cut two years off your life.  And drinking twice that can cut five years off.

Tomorrow is National Ex-Spouse Day.  As far as unnecessary holidays go, that might be number one.  But it did produce this survey at least . . .A bunch of divorced people were asked to name the top things that ANNOYED them about their ex when they were together.  Here are the five most common answers . . .

  1. Selective hearing.  Meaning they ignored them or pretended not to hear something if they didn’t like it.
  2. Snoring.
  3. They were a control freak.  That was the number one complaint from men about women.  The top complaint from women was that guys had selective hearing.
  4. They were financially irresponsible.
  5. They avoided household chores.

 

Heather Locklear has pled not guilty to attacking several police officers during a domestic dispute at her house two months ago. Heather is due back in court in June.

Kevin Hart is going to host a new reality show called ”TKO”. The CBS series will pit competitors against one another in an obstacle course.

Charlize Theron is going to star in ”Atomic Blonde 2”. The movie will follow her spy character into the 1990s.

Martha Stewart is joining the competitive cooking show ”Chopped” as a judge.

Heinz may release a new product for summer called Mayochup. It’s a mix of Heinz Ketchup and Heinz Real Mayonnaise. Heinz will release the product if they receive 500,000 votes. Mayochup is currently only available in the Mideast

Colin Kaepernick’s tryout with the Seattle Seahawks was allegedly postponed because he was unwilling to give the team assurances that he would not kneel during National Anthem performances next season.

The Chicago Bulls asked if Loyola-Chicago’s Sister Jean could represent them at the NBA draft lottery in June. The NBA reportedly told the Bulls that it was against the rules.

Bill Belichick and his girlfriend Linda recently welcomed a new dog into their family. The Alaskan Klee Kai is named Nike. He is white, black and gray.

 

 

 

New Movies

Rampage (Rated PG-13) … STARRING: Dwayne Johnson, Joe Manganiello, Jeffrey Dean Morgan … Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson) tries to save a silverback gorilla named George after George comes in contact with a genetic experiment gone wrong.

Borg vs. McEnroe (Rated R) … STARRING:Shia LaBeouf … Shia LaBeouf plays McEnroe in a movie about the greatest rivalry in tennis.

Truth or Dare (Rated PG-13) .. STARRING:Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey … a game of “Truth or Dare” turns deadly when those who tell a lie or refuse the dare are killed