The Wilde Ride for 11/21/17

If you saw the AMAs you probably already saw the trailer for A Wrinkle in Time, which looks so epic! If you didn’t catch it, here it is.

If you were waiting to buy Apple’s new smart speaker, the HomePod, you’ll have to wait until early next year. A real bummer if you were planning on giving or getting it for Christmas.

Kids in New York City will have to make an appointment to sit on Santa’s lap at Macy’s. The store says Santa is a popular guy so they created appointments to keep the lines shorter.

I’m so excited for the new Incredibles movie. My kids and I loved the first one!

KFC is introducing a new menu item…the Chizza, a pizza that uses chicken as the crust. I was onboard at first, then I got to the ham and pineapple part and that ruined it for me. 😝

Two more sleeps until Thanksgiving. Happy Tuesday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 11/20/17

Sad news from the music world over the weekend. Malcolm Young, co-founder and guitarist for AC/DC passed away after living with dementia for years.

And David Cassidy, another dementia sufferer from the music world, is in critical condition going through organ failure in the ICU. His family has been told the end is near and are gathered at his bedside.

Country legend Mel Tillis has also passed away. He died early Sunday morning after battling intestinal issues for over a year. The suspected cause of death was respiratory failure. Mel Tillis was 85. What a sad weekend for the music world.

Check out a minute and a half of this beautiful miracle of life.

Pringles is testing out a new Thanksgiving Dinner collection of chips… they’re so fancy they don’t come in the usual can.

Reynolds has some interesting ideas on how to infuse some flavor in your turkey. How about a Flamin’ Hot Cheetos crust?

Katy Perry and Gigi Hadid have been banned from China and won’t be performing in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show which is being filmed today in Shanghai. The show airs November 28th on CBS.

Looking for a cool gift for a pet lover? (Or human lover?) Check out Pupsocks! They sell customizable socks that you can put your favorite dog’s, cat’s or human’s face on. And they also have ties! (If you visit via my link and purchase something, I may get a small payment which helps me keep the website going… and I thank you for that!)

George Clooney is about to do something he hasn’t done in years…TV! He’s coming back to the small screen to star in Catch 22, a miniseries based on the 1961 novel. He’ll direct the series as well. Shooting starts early next year.

Not only will this duvet keep your side of the bed at the perfect temperature for you… it’ll help you make the bed in the morning!

Don’t buy the big drink when you go see The Last Jedi because it’s going to be the longest movie in Star Wars history.

I hope you have a great Monday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 11/17/17

Rose and Jack are back! Titanic is going to be in theaters again to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the film.

Probably not smart to wear your mankini and Borat wig in the country that he majorly offended.

The note A above high C is a so high… it’s never before been sung at The Met. Until now.

The hottest toy of the season is actually a bunch of smaller toys. Have you heard of the “L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise!” yet? It’s selling out everywhere. Click here to see it. 

If you happen to call the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line this year and talk to Marge, tell her I said hi! She seems like a super cool lady!

Marge Klindera at the Talk-Line call center
Butterball Turkey Talk-Line

Happy Friday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 11/16/17

Amazon placed the winning bid to land the rights to Lord of the Rings. They reportedly paid $250 million for them. Now they’ll dump several more million into production costs and at some point we’ll get to see a show!

Walmart is offering discounts on some food and household items if you buy them in the store instead of online. You can save up to 20%.

Guys, if you have a scar on your face, don’t hide it! You’re more attractive with it!

Here’s an interesting new way of educating kids… get rid of individual subjects and work on events instead. Read how it works, here. 

The best part about this story of Diana Ross getting her fanny pack returned, is finding out that there’s a chance I could run into her at Marshall’s someday.

I hope you have a great Thursday! And tomorrow is Friday!!!!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 11/15/17

Congrats to Blake Shelton, who is People’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2017!

Well this is sad… women are less likely than men to get CPR from a stranger because people are afraid of touching a woman’s chest.

Bill Gates just donated $50 million to fund research that will hopefully find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. One more reason I like him so much.

If you wear UGG boots (or any soft boot similar) doctors have a warning for you. They can cause all kinds of problems because they don’t provide proper foot support.

Check out this new library in China… it holds up to 1.2 million books and the design is GORGEOUS!


The FDA just approved the first digital pill. It’s a new delivery system for medication that will tell your doctor is you’re taking your meds properly.

Here’s a unique gift idea if you have plenty of cash to blow… a $100,000 Louis Vuitton toilet.

A royal flush: the luxury loo comes with a gold-plated bowl and is fully functional

I hope your Wednesday is Wilde!!  See you tomorrow.  Jennifer