THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW Fri 9/11/20-

September 11th is the 255th day of the year. There are 111 days remaining until the end of the year

There are 15 weekends until Christmas

Today is .. Patriot Day, National Emergency Responders Day, National Hot Cross Buns Day, Make Your Bed Day, National Day of Service & Remembrance, No News Is Good News Day and “I Want to Start My Own Business” Day

— On this date in 1962, The Beatles recorded their first single, “Love Me Do”

— On this date in 1970, the Ford Pinto was introduced
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New Movies Opening Tonight

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (Rated R) …Starring: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga – Movie Synopsis: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren (Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga) investigate a man accused of murder. He was possessed at the time of the incident

Starbucks has added a Whoppers Frappuccino to their secret menu. The drink is made with a mocha cookie crumble Frappuccino base, vanilla bean powder, strawberries, whipped cream and chocolate sauce.

Fireball just announced they’re going to be selling EGGNOG this year.  It’s cinnamon-flavored, but it’s alcohol-free . . . so they recommend you add Fireball whiskey to it.  It’ll be sold exclusively at Walmart this holiday season

A company just created the perfect candy canes to sum up 2020:  Shiitake Mushroom Candy Canes.  They’re brown and white and, quote, “taste like cooked mushrooms.” There’s also a Pho flavored one and we told you about a ketchup flavored candy cane available as well.

Just Born Inc, the company that makes Peeps, is not going to produce Halloween or Christmas peeps due to the coronavirus. The company plans to focus on fulfilling orders for Easter 2021 

The average American streamed 20 movies and binge-watched four entire TV shows this summer.  And 39% of us are currently struggling to find new content, because we’ve already watched so much stuff this year.

The most frequently spoken word on the planet — no matter what the language — is “okay”.

Someone tweeted: “Here’s the problem with fruit: it’s inconsistent. Some apples are delicious, some taste bad. Sometimes blueberries are great, sometimes they are disgusting. You know what’s the same every time? Doritos.”

Sotheby’s plans to auction off a 102-carat diamond next month. Only seven of the flawless diamonds exist in the world. The gem is expected to sell for between $12 million and $30 million.

The new Tiger King TV series, starring Nicolas Cage, has been greenlit and is being developed for Amazon