February 27th is the 58th day of the year. There are 307 days remaining until the end of the year
There is 1 day remaining until Mardi Gras
There are 13 days remaining until we turn our clocks forward (March 12)
Today is International Polar Bear Day, National Kahlua Day, National Strawberry Day and Shrove Monday (Shrove Monday, sometimes known as Collop Monday, Rose Monday, Merry Monday or Hall Monday, is the Monday before Ash Wednesday every year)
Burger King is now selling Oreo mint shakes
A Cincinnati church that has been turned into a bar is honoring its past by brewing a special Mardi Gras beer for Fat Tuesday. The brewers are using a special yeast that has been blessed by Franciscan priests. One dollar from every sale will go towards overseas Franciscan missions. The Mardi Gras beer will only be available on Tuesday.
Wikipedia uses “bots” to scan posts and make sure people don’t add fake information. But a new study found the bots have been getting into editing wars, and changing each other’s stuff.
There’s a photo on Reddit of a guy who just quit his job by writing his resignation letter on TOILET PAPER. And he made it clear in the letter he did it as a symbol of how he was treated and where he thinks the company is going
A new study found women don’t get as much sleep once they have kids, but it doesn’t really affect men’s sleep that much.
Cops in England tased a BLIND guy last Thursday, because they thought his cane was a gun.
A new study found that what you tweet about your new diet can predict whether or not you’ll be successful with it. If you’re upbeat, your chances are good. But if you just complain about how much you HATE being on a diet, you probably won’t lose much weight.
Bill Paxton has died at the age of 61. Extra claims Bill died of a stroke following complications from heart surgery.
Judge Wapner from “The People’s Court” died yesterday, at the age of 97. He pretty much started the whole genre of courtroom reality shows. Apparently he passed in his sleep.
Donald Trump will not be attending this year’s White House Correspondents Dinner. He Tweeted: ”I will not be attending the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!” Zach Braff tweeted: ”@AlecBaldwin time to suit up.”
People’s Court Judge Joseph Wapner has passed away at the age of 97. He had been suffering from breathing problems for the past week. Judge Wapner presided over the People’s Court from 1981 until 1993. He filmed 2,484 episodes
Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama have turned down ABC’s offer to do Dancing with the Stars
Former Saturday Night Live star Chris Kattan has joined the cast of Dancing With the Stars
Netflix is going to broadcast a Tracy Morgan stand-up comedy special called Staying Alive. It will debut on May 16th
JCPenney is going to close 140 slumping stores.
Here are this past weekend’s box office results.
- “Get Out,” $30.5 million.
2.”The Lego Batman Movie,” $19 million
3.”John Wick: Chapter Two,” $9 million