THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW 1/14/20

January 14th is the 14th day of the year. There are 352 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 19 days remaining until Groundhog Day

There are 54 days remaining until Daylight Saving Time Change .. Spring Ahead

Today is International Kite Day, National Dress Up Your Pet Day, National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day, Organize Your Home Day & National Poetry at Work Day

A Poem about work: “Coffee…..Blah, Blah, Blah…..Drive Home…. Wine”

Oreo is selling pink Easter egg cookies. The limited edition cookies are pink with white cream 

Nabisco is bringing back their “Most Stuf” Oreos with an insane amount of filling.  And you can enter to win $100,000 if you vote for your favorite amount of filling at WhatsYourStuf.com.

Limited edition Coca-Cola Tic Tacs will hit store shelves in late January 

A restaurant in Utah is facing some backlash for serving kangaroo burgers as their exotic meat of the month.  The manager says they ordered the meat from Australia before the fires started, and they thought about delaying.  But they had hundreds of pounds of meat and nowhere to store it.

Burger King has offered Prince Harry a job. They tweeted, ”@ harry, this royal family offers part-time positions. you always have a job in our kingdom.” Burger King’s hourly base pay is around $8 an hour 

Apparently there’s an official name for the dust that Cheetos leave on your fingers.  Cheetos just revealed it’s called “Cheetle.”  They’ve even had the word trademarked for 15 years, but they just used it internally . . . until now. 

Americans bought less wine last year than in 2018, partly because of the hard seltzer craze.  It’s the first time in a quarter-century that wine sales have dipped. Beer drinking was also down . . . but the numbers for hard liquor went up, and hard seltzers went WAY up.

Washington D.C. is now also the BED BUG capital of the U.S., according to Orkin’s latest bed bug rankings. 

Scientists at the University of Michigan may’ve invented a pill that gives you the same benefits as working out. 

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is getting slammed for only donating $690,000 to the Australian bushfire recovery. Jeff makes that amount of money in less than 5 minutes. People react  ….”Lol. Metallica gave $750,000”…”Kylie Jenner is donating a million. She’s worth several billion less than Bezos.”…..”If Amazon did “Australian wildfires day” and donated all revenue from a single day of sales, they would raise almost 1,000x Bezos’s donation”

A cat in Australia did tens of thousands of dollars of damage to her owners’ house when she managed to turn on the washing machine and flood the place. 

The Baby Yoda puppet cost the  producers of “The Mandalorian” $5 million to make.