The Wilde Ride for 01/20/2020

Welcome to a Monday. And Martin Luther King Jr. Day, when we celebrate Dr. King’s birthday, honors his legacy and shine a light on civil rights. Here’s what else is going on…

If your cat is antisocial, researchers say you probably are too.

This job really does sound like the plot of a Hallmark movie.

The “world’s oldest burger” which was bought at McDonald’s in 1999 will turn 21 years old this summer.

A group of specialized fire fighters has saved the world’s only groves of prehistoric pines which were directly in the path of a bushfire in Australia.

Windows 10 had a huge vulnerability that they just patched up and it was found by the NSA.

You’ll get an invitation in the next several weeks to be counted in the census. And it’s important that you do it so your community gets all the benefits it needs.

When Ozzy Osbourne wrote the title track for his upcoming album “Ordinary Man” he thought it sounded like an old Elton John song, so he asked Elton if he’d be on the track… and he said yes. He not only sang a verse, but played piano on it as well. I love how they sound together!

After hearing the concerns of South Asians, Hank Azaria is saying goodbye to Apu. But will The Simpsons?

I hope your week is off to a good start. ❤ Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/17/2020

Your bad night of sleep on a Wednesday could trigger a migraine on Friday.

If you had the chance to go to the moon, would you? About half of Brits said “meh… that’s OK.”

Congratulations to Sam Springsteen whose famous parents were there to see him sworn in as a firefighter.

Idina Menzel would be perfect in Funny Girl! I hope these talks work out.

Duncan Hines is releasing a line of Keto Cake Cups!

Happy Friday! And Happy 98th birthday to the incredible Betty White! Hope you have a great weekend and I’ll catch ya on Monday. <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/16/2020

Dads spend around 7 hours a year hiding out in the bathroom… but they’re not the only ones doing it.

They announced their retirement in 2009 but now Brooks & Dunn have announced the Reboot 2020 Tour.

The inductees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 class have been announced. And for the first time, the show will be aired live.

Keep Nichelle Nichols in your thoughts. She recently had a stroke and is recovering.

If you have an Android phone, you might want to check your Google Play Store payment history and make sure all the charges are legit.

Congrats to Ken Jennings, Jeopardy’s first GOAT!

And congratulations to Billie Eilish who will become the youngest artist ever to record a James Bond theme song.

If you’re a fan of The Beatles, check out this rare piece of history up for sale… the handwritten lyrics to While My Guitar Gently Weeps.

The first woman to make it to the moon could be a contest winner and people aren’t happy about it.

And for dessert…

I hope your week is going well! See you tomorrow! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/15/2020

This guy was swimming laps at 24 Hour Fitness and realized when he got out of the pool that he was the only one still there. They locked him in and went home.

These new Tic Tacs are supposed to taste like an ice cold Coca Cola.

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Image Credit: Coca Cola

Scientists have created a new life form… the xenobot.

Baby Yoda (The Child) is coming to Build-A-Bear!

The Tokyo Games are going to be very earth friendly. The athletes’ beds are made of cardboard.

NBC’s new streaming service The Peacock could be rebooting some old favorite shows.

New technology can sometimes make life easier. But farmers are saying give them a good OLD tractor instead.

That’s what’s goin’ on today, friends. I hope you have a great day and I’ll see ya here tomorrow! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/14/2020

People are using the Ben Solo Challenge to get ripped arms. Get two lightsabers and read on…

At the first sign of a sore throat, gargle with warm salt water. It will pull some of the virus out of your throat tissue and ease the pain.

A huge Harry Potter store is coming to New York City.

I don’t think Harry and Meghan will have any trouble supporting themselves without the royal family. Meghan already has a job. But her paycheck won’t go to her… it’s going to the couple’s newly formed charity foundation.

Iran’s top female athlete has defected. But she might still compete in the Olympics later this year.

I might quit my job and go manage a Taco Bell!

These temporary tattoos are way cooler than the “Lick ’em and stick ’em versions we had as kids!

I hope your Tuesday is going great. Catch ya tomorrow! <3 Jennifer