THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW – Thurs 10/11/18

October 12th is the 285th day of the year. There are 80 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 41 days until Thanksgiving

There are 11 weekends until Xmas

Today is Cookbook Launch Day, International Moment of Frustration Scream Day, National Gumbo Day, National Savings Day and World Egg Day

Ben & Jerry’s is launching a new line of light ice cream called Moo For You. Each serving only has 150 calories. Flavors include Chocolate Cookie Affair, Caramel Cookie Fix and PB Dough

A federal class action lawsuit has been filed against Starbucks. ‘Victims’ claim Starbucks’ Toasted White Chocolate Double-Shot energy drink and other white chocolate drinks do not contain any white chocolate. Plaintiffs say the chain is misleading them

A study found catch-and-release fishing does more harm than good . . . once the hook is in the fish’s mouth, it’s on the way to dying a slower, more painful death.

Macy’s is going to start their Black Friday sale at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving

Coors Light is buying a round of Miller Light at 138 Milwaukee, Wisconsin bars today. Milwaukee’s Miller Brewing made a wager with Colorado’s Coors Brewing before the Brewers played the Rockies in the National League Divisional Series. The loser agreed to buy beer for the winning city. The Brewers won the series meaning Coors Light will be buying Miller Lite between 3 and 5 p.m. today

New Movies “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