THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW – Wed 10/10/18

October 11th is the 284th day of the year. There are 81 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 42 days until Thanksgiving

There are 24 days until we turn our clocks back! (11/4)

Today is “You Go, Girl” Day, National It’s My Party Day, National Sausage Pizza Day, Southern Food Heritage Day and World Sight Day

Hurricane Michael is the third-strongest storm EVER to hit the continental U.S.

Tomorrow’s Mega Millions lottery jackpot of $548 million is the third largest of all time. The lottery has rolled over 22 times. The largest Mega Millions lottery jackpot was $656 million in 2012

AT&T is launching a new streaming service to compete with Netflix. HBO programming, Warner Brothers movies and cartoons from the Cartoon Network will be included in the service

The US Postal Service wants to raise the price of a First-Class stamp by 5 cents to 55 cents. Regulators must approve the price hike

To prepare for flu season, parents are buying signs to attach to car seats telling people not to touch their kids. The signs say ..Please don’t touch Please look, don’t touch! “Stop! No touching! You germs are too BIG for me!”

American cheese is dying . . . sales are down for the fourth year in a row and the average price is down to 2011 levels.  Why?  Like always, millennials get the blame . . . they’re really moving away from processed foods, and American cheese is one of the MOST processed.

Here’s the newest dating term for you:  SNEATING.  That’s when a woman goes on dates with guys JUST to get free meals.  Great stuff.

New Movies Opening Tonight

“First Man” (Rated PG-13) .. Starring:Ryan Gosling, Corey Stoll, Kyle Chandler, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler … The true story of astronaut Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling) leading the Apollo 11 mission to the moon in 1969.

“Bad Times At The El Royale” (Rated R) … Starring:Chris Hemsworth, Jeff Bridges, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm … Seven strangers discover something strange at the El Royale Hotel in the 1960’s.

“Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween” (Rayed PG) … Starring:Ken Jeong … The Goosebumps team must stop the evil Slappy (Avery Lee Jones) from creating a Halloween Apocalypse. The movie cost $35 million to produce