THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW – Wed 6/12/19

June 12th is the 163rd day of the year. There are 202 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 4 days remaining until Father’s Day

There are 22 days remaining until Independence Day

Today is Little League Girls Baseball Day, Magic Day, National Automotive Service Professionals Day, National Jerky Day, National Peanut Butter Cookie Day and Superman Day

KFC will start serving a new Mountain Dew flavor on July 1st called Sweet Lightning. The new drink tastes like peach and honey.

Nevermind on pizza . . . what about pineapple in a burrito?  A Mexican chain in Australia called Mad Mex did it, and apparently it’s controversial.  

An ice cream shop in New York just launched a new flavor this week . . . BUFFALO WING.  It’s made with Frank’s RedHot Sauce and, apparently, you can really taste that flavor.

Being pregnant is so tough on a woman’s body it’s like running a daily marathon, according to a new study.  Your body is working so hard and needs so many calories it’s like you’re an endurance athlete. 

There’s a new clothing trend where the clothes don’t have to be washed, because they’re made out of special fibers.  So you can keep wearing them for weeks or even months without smelling.  The idea is to cut down on laundry and energy use, and to travel light.  And the owner in one of the promos brags about how he’s been wearing the same shirt, socks, and underwear for 46 days in a row.

A new study found people really do have a “type” they look for when they’re dating . . . and, basically, they always gravitate toward people with the same personality traits.

A new study ranked all 50 states from the best place to live to the worst.  Massachusetts came in number one . . . Mississippi is last… Minnesota is second and Wisconsin is 6th.