July 9th is the 191st day of the year. There are 175 days remaining until the end of the year
There are 60 days remaining until Labor Day
Today is Sugar Cookie Day, Fashion Day, National Don’t Put All Your Eggs In One Omelet Day and Muffler Appreciation Day
— On this date in 1869, the corncob pipe was invented
Starbucks has added a new item to their secret menu. The Frosted Lemonade is made with a grande lemonade, coconut milk and two pumps of liquid cane syrup
Lay’s just released five new limited-edition flavors of chips, and they’re all based on food from famous restaurants around the country. They are: pizza . . . hot chicken . . . cheesesteak . . . carnitas taco . . . and chile relleno. The chips go on sale next week and will be around through early September.
Salad bars probably won’t be back for a while, if ever. And they might get replaced by salad vending machines. There’s already one on the market called “Sally.”
Hasbro is changing the rules of Scrabble so slurs will no longer be permissible in the game. The company is planning to ban 200 offensive terms regarding ethnicity, creed, religion, gender, sexuality and disability.
A new survey asked people who they’re excited to reunite with when it’s safe again . . . and only 0.78% of people said they’re excited to be with their coworkers. That’s less than one out of 100 people.
A new TikTok video is going viral . . . and it shows that kids today make a different hand gesture than adults to pretend they’re on a phone call. While adults stick out their thumb and pinky to mimic a phone handset . . . kids hold their palm up flat to their face to mimic a smartphone.
New Jersey’s Motor Vehicle Commission reopened this week, and the lines are insane. Hundreds of people have waited outside all day and not gotten in. Some people are showing up at 5:00 AM, or earlier.
theme parks throughout the world are banning screaming on roller coasters and other rides because of the coronavirus. Some riders are also being asked to wear masks in order to stop the spread of covid-19. Disney World in Florida has no rules about screaming although Disneyland and Universal Studios in Japan forbid it.
According to a new study, there really isn’t such a thing as a “type” in dating, it’s a myth . . . so you should stop being so picky. All we really want are people who have positive qualities, even if they aren’t the positive qualities we THINK we want.