THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW Wed 11/06/19

November 6th is the 310th day of the year. There are 55 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 22 days remaining until Thanksgiving

There are 49 days remaining until Xmas

Today is International Stress Awareness Day, National Eating Healthy Day, National Nachos Day and National Saxophone Day

Hot Pockets stuffed with sweet cream cheese and cinnamon and apple filling and cinnamon have both hit store shelves.

Ben & Jerry’s is celebrating World Vegan Month in November by offering a vegan ice cream burger in the UK and Germany. The burger has non-dairy ice cream, caramel sauce, crumbled biscuits, vegan marshmallows, caramel popcorn and vegan whipped topping sandwiched in between two vegan brioche buns. The sandwich costs less than eight dollars.

Four Loko’s new hard seltzer comes out today.  And it’s 12% alcohol-by-volume . . . which means it has around two-and-a-half times more alcohol than the popular hard seltzers like White Claw and Truly. 

This year’s American Girl holiday doll costs $5,000┬ábecause it is wearing a dress with 5,000 Swarovski crystals and beads. The less expensive version of the doll, which doesn’t have real crystals, costs $36.

Right now is apparently something called “cuffing season.”  That’s when single people settle into temporary relationships to get through the winter . . . but the relationships rarely survive past the spring.

A jewelry company has created a gold toilet with the seat made of bulletproof glass embedded with over 40,000 diamonds.

A survey found the average party has 12 guests, requires 10 hours of work, and costs $197.  And the average person who hosts parties throws about 7 a year, for a grand total of $1,423. 

According to a new study, millennials earn 20% less than boomers did at the same age . . . even though millennials are better educated.

Colin Farrell is in talks to play the Penguin in Robert Pattinson’s new Batman movie.