THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW – Tues 4/09/19

April 9th is the 99th day of the year. There are 266 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 26 days remaining until Cinco de Mayo

There are 16 days remaining until Avengers: Endgame

Today is National Cherish an Antique Day, National Chicken Little Awareness Day, National Chinese Almond Cookie Day, National Name Yourself Day, and National Unicorn Day

Virginia won the college basketball championship last night by beating Texas Tech 85-77 in OT

Chris Davis of the Baltimore Orioles broke the record for longest hitless streak.  He’s now 0 for his last 49.  Check out this clip of when he broke the record to go 0 for 47.

9.9 million people watched the ACM Awards on Sunday night.Those are the lowest ratings since 2007 when only 9.2 million watched.

Birthday cake-flavored Cool Whip now exists.  They also released an Oreo version last year, and another one that tastes like brownies.

A new survey found 63% of Americans think knowing cursive is still a valuable skill to have. 

Hallmark will broadcast a record-breaking 40 new holiday movies this year.

Yoga with lemurs is now a thing.  A hotel in England offers it, and they call it “lemoga.”  Basically it’s just a regular yoga class, but it’s held outside at a local wildlife park, and a bunch of lemurs are there too.  And they might crawl on you.

The Dublin, Ireland police are investigating Conor McGregor for a bar fight. The UFC star was in a bar on Saturday when another man approached him because he did not like the way he was acting. The man trash talked Conor before Connor allegedly hit him.

Thrillist.com posted a list of each state’s favorite bar food. In Minnesota it’s Walleye Cakes and in Wisconsin… or course it’s Fried Cheese Curds.

Scientists in California have created a 3D printer that can possibly make real, living human organs. 

Thailand wants tourists to stop taking photos on a beach that’s right in the flightpath of landing airplanes.  So they made it illegal . . . and you could face the DEATH PENALTY if you do it.

A 99-year-old woman in Oregon passed away recently.  And it turned out she’d gone her whole life without knowing she was born with a condition where her vital organs were all reversed, and on the wrong side of her body.

A writer from New York recently received the shock of his life after his iPad told him that he was locked out and would have to wait nearly 26 million minutes for his device to be unlocked. Evan Osnos’s 3 year-old son repeatedly keyed in the wrong password before the iPad locked him out. Evan will be able to restore his content if he backed up his iPad.