THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW Wed 7/03/19

July 3rd is the 184th day of the year. There are 181 days remaining until the end of the year

There is 1 day remaining until Independence Day

There are 61 days until Labor Day (Sept 2)

Today is American Redneck Day, Disobedience Day, National Chocolate Wafer Day, National Compliment Your Mirror Day, National Eat Beans Day, National Fried Clam Day and Stay Out of the Sun Day

New Movies Opening Tonight

“Spider-Man: Far From Home” (Rated PG-13) … Starring: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Keaton, Zendaya Coleman, Marisa Tomei,Samuel L. Jackson. Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) brings Spider-Man (Tom Holland) and Mysterio (Jake Gyllenhaal) together to fight The Elementals.

82% of Americans are taking Friday off because of Independence Day.

The U.S. women’s soccer team beat England in the World Cup semifinals yesterday, 2-to-1, and will play either the Netherlands or Sweden in the final on Sunday.  It was Alex Morgan’s birthday, and her goal in the first half won it.

Miller Lite is giving away 100,000 free beers because the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team beat England in the World Cup yesterday 2-1. Just before the game, Miller Lite Tweeted, ”Okay, Bud, you’re on. We’ll take the U.S. If we win, we’re giving away 100,000 free beers right here in the good ol’ USA. #TeamUSA. Subject to state laws. Locations and amounts may vary.” Budweiser promised to give away 100,000 free beers in the UK if England won. U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan celebrated her big goal by sipping from an imaginary tea cup.

A guy driving a hearse for a funeral home got busted for using the carpool lane in Nevada on Monday.  And the state trooper had to tell him that, no . . . the dead body in the back did NOT count as a second person. 

Pabst Blue Ribbon just launched a new product called HARD COFFEE . . . which is a can of iced coffee that’s 5% alcohol-by-volume.  Right now, they’re testing it in Pennsylvania, Maine, New Jersey, Florida, and Georgia.  There’s no word on when it could go nationwide.

The rankings for every state’s UFO sightings have Washington as the most per capita . . . Texas has had the fewest. Wisconsin and Minnesota are in the middle of the pack.