July 14th is the 195th day of the year. There are 170 days remaining until the end of the year
Today is National Nude Day, National Tape Measure Day, National Mac N Cheese Day, Collector Car Appreciation Day, National Grand Marnier Day, Pandemonium Day and Shark Awareness Day
A new ice cream shop is going to open in New York City that serves nothing, but booze-infused ice cream. Tipsy Scoop features flavors like Spiked Hazelnut Coffee, which contains coffee ice cream, hazelnut liqueur and Patron tequila. Cake Batter Vodka Martini Ice Cream is infused with cake batter vodka, amaretto and white chocolate liqueur. Booze-infused ice cream cakes sell for $75 The ‘bar-lour’ will open on May 7th.
Ben & Jerry’s is releasing a limited edition flavor called Freezer Reprise. It features sweet cream ice cream, vanilla glaze, chocolate donut swirl, chocolate donut pieces and fudge fish. It will only be sold outside of Madison Square Garden during shows for the rock band Phish.
Burger King is launching a new chicken parm sandwich.They have hired Jersey Shore stars Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino, Snooki and Pauly D to push the $4.99 sandwich
It’s Krispy Kreme’s 80th anniversary today, so if you buy a dozen donuts for regular price, you get a second dozen for 80 cents.
A truck full of eels overturned Thursday on an Oregon road, dousing a sedan with slithering sea creatures. The eels — and lots of gooey stuff — were all over the road. The Oregon State Police said the eels were being sent to Korea “for consumption.”
A couple in South Carolina just had a baby girl . . . the first one born in their family in 137 years. (We’re talking about the paternal line. They had to go back at least to the girl’s great-great-great grandfather before they found a male ancestor who had had a daughter. Her name is Carter Settle, and her parents are Will and Kelen
A company is raising funds for an automatic toothbrush that brushes your teeth completely in 10 seconds. It’s shaped like a mouthguard, so you just pop it in and wait 10 seconds for minty-fresh breath. They claim it’ll save 100 days of your life over using an old-school toothbrush. They were trying to raise $57,000 on Kickstarter, and they’re well over a million already.
A new study ranked the worst U.S. cities to drive in. We’ve seen a lot of studies like this where Los Angeles ranks #1 for worst traffic. But this one factored in a bunch of other stuff too. They looked at traffic . . . gas prices . . . quality of the roads . . . how likely you are to be involved in a crash . . . and about 20 other things. And L.A. just cracked the top ten. Here’s the full list . . . 1. San Francisco. It’s the most expensive city to own and maintain a car. And it’s also in the top ten for worst traffic…..2. Oakland, California. Which is just across the bay from San Francisco…..3. Detroit.
Here are the sweatiest cities in the country, based on things like the average temperature and the percentage of homes without central air: New York . . . D.C. . . . Chicago . . . Miami . . . and Boston.
A fidget spinner lip balm will soon be available through Sephora. Each spinner will feature three flavors including peach twirl, grape twist and strawberry cyclone. The lip balm will be hidden under each of the fidget spinners’s discs. It will retail for $9.99 on Sephora’s website in August
Researchers in Australia genetically engineered a new type of banana that’s ORANGE because it’s packed with so much vitamin A. And a lot of kids in Africa die from a vitamin A deficiency. So it could save hundreds of thousands of lives a year.
According to new data from Triple-A, 55% of the fatal car accidents in this country are single-driver crashes . . . in other words, a person who’s distracted, drunk, or loses control smashing into something like a pole.
An MIT researcher was arrested on federal charges of insider trading. Prosecutors say the man googled “how sec detect unusual trade” before he bought numerous stocks and options that netted him around $120,000 in illicit profits. The man also searched for phrases such as “insider trading in an international account.”
Shania Twain will be performing at the opening ceremonies for the U.S. Open next month. She announced it at Wimbledon yesterday.
Alec Baldwin received a Best Supporting Actor Emmy nomination yesterday for impersonating Donald Trump on SNL. Trump previously tweeted; “Baldwin impersonation just can’t get any worse. Sad”
Carrie Fisher received a posthumous Emmy nomination for her guest role as a mom on Amazon’s ‘Catastrophe’.
Donald Trump would like a transparent border wall. He is quoted as saying; “One of the things with the wall is you need transparency. You have to be able to see through it.
Fox News has hired Billy Bush to host a new magazine show called The Top 30. It will debut in September and will highlight current events.
5.3 million people watched the ESPYs on Wednesday night.That’s down 18% from last year
Shaquille O’Neal is planning to purchase 100 Krispy Kreme donut shops. He currently owns one location in Atlanta
Fight fans have been chanting “Pay Your Taxes” during Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor’s press conferences. The chants are aimed at Floyd because he owes several million dollars to the IRS.
ON TELEVISION: SEASON PREMIERE: GAME OF THRONES – The seventh season FINALLY begins, with winter descending on Westeros. While those in power struggle for control of the Iron Throne, a dark force is building beyond The Wall. (Sunday, 7p CT, HBO)
War for the Planet of the Apes (Rated PG-13) … STARRING: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson …. Caesar and his apes battle a brutal human Colonel……. Less than a week after Spider-Man: Homecoming hit theaters across the country, a source says co-stars Tom Holland and Zendaya are dating.
The Big Sick (R); Wish Upon (PG-13)