THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW – Mon Jan 1/07/19


January 8th is the 8th day of the year. There are 357 days remaining until the end of the year

Today is Argyle Day, Bubble Bath Day, National Man Watcher’s Day, Show and Tell Day at Work Day and World Typing Day

There are 25 days left until Groundhog Day

There are 243 days until we get our first regular season game under Packers new coach Matt LeFleur (Sept 9)

The Clemson Tigers crushed Alabama in the National Championship last night, 44 to 16.  They even stopped Alabama from scoring any points in the second half.  It was their second title in the last three years . . . both over Alabama. They also became the first team in modern college football history to finish a season 15-and-0.  

Buttered popcorn-flavored Oreos will soon hit store shelves. They’ve got two vanilla cookies with a yellow-ish cream in between that tastes like buttered popcorn, and apparently they’re coming soon.

Pizza Hut will be expanding its new beer delivery service to over 1,000 locations nationwide. The current beer lineup includes Blue Moon, Bud Light, Budweiser, Busch Light, Coors Light, Corona Extra, Kilt Lifter, Michelob Ultra, Miller Lite, Miller High Life, Shock Top and Stella Artois.

More people will die THIS WEEK than any other week of the year, according to a new study.  About 40% more people die in the second week of January, mainly because of the cold weather and a lot of illnesses going around. 

People on Twitter are losing their minds after an image went viral that uses fairly basic math to show that one large, 18-inch pizza is actually more total food than TWO 12-inch pizzas.  The 18-inch pizza is 254 square inches of pizza . . . the two 12-inch pizzas add up to 226 square inches.

Billionaires are now taking vacations to see how “real people” live.  And the vacations sometimes cost millions of dollars. 

Harley-Davidson’s first electric motorcycle is coming this fall, and will set you back $29,799 and will go about 110 miles on a charge.

Crazy Eagles fans are sending CODY PARKEY money to THANK him for missing a last-minute field goal on Sunday.  And crazy Bears fans are raising money to buy him out of his contract with the team. 

A family in Georgia returned from vacation to find someone else living in their home.

People are now doing the Bird Box Bowling Challenge where they are bowling with a blindfold on.

KFC restaurants in Singapore are using Sandra Bullock’s ”Bird Box” character to promote their chicken. They tweeted a picture of Sandra holding a box of chicken while blindfolded. They captioned the picture with: ”The only #BirdBox you need. #KFCsg”

There’s a new record for the most retweeted tweet ever.  A billionaire in Japan on Sunday offered to give almost $10,000 each to 100 random people who retweeted him . . . and the tweet is now up to over 5.5 million retweets.  The old record was 3.5 million.