Disney just got a whole lot bigger. They just bought 21st Century Fox for 52.4 billion which will add a lot more content to their portfolio. They’re getting ready to compete with Netflix in 2019.
Cheetos is back with a new partnership and another Cheetos hybrid food… Cheetos popcorn. You can get it at Regal Cinemas.
This is the best thing I’ve seen all week. This guy is using Amazon Prime Now to deliver things to homeless people. He wasn’t sure if Amazon would delivery without a real address… but they did. Watch this video and smile.
Merriam Webster’s word of the year is… feminism, the “theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes.” See some of the others here.
Saudi Arabians can now go to the movies after a 35-year ban on cinemas has been lifted! The things we take for granted, they’re now getting to enjoy. I like seeing stories like this.
Congratulations to James Corden and his wife Julie, who just had a baby girl, their 3rd child. She arrived just a half an hour before The Late Late Show was supposed to start Tuesday night so his friend Harry Styles filled in.
And while I’m at it with the baby news, congrats to John Stamos and his fiancée, Caitlin McHugh, who just announced that they have a baby on the way. John will become a first time dad at the age of 54 and he sounds thrilled about it!
WOW… George Clooney is a great friend! He gave each of his 14 best friends a bag full of cash… a million dollars in twenties!
11 more sleeps ’til Christmas! I’d better start shopping! Have a great Thursday. ♥ Jennifer
We’re now learning a little bit more about this new augmented reality mobile Harry Potter Game. “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery” now has it’s own website where you can keep up with the news… harrypotterhogwartsmystery.com
All the major credit card companies, with the exception of Visa, are getting rid of signatures. They say signing a receipt is an unnecessary step so they’re dropping it.
Tina Turner has a second biography coming out. This one is a lot more upbeat than the last book when it comes to relationships. “Tina Turner: My Love Story” will be out in October of next year to coincide with her 60th year in the music industry.
If a regular Rubik’s Cube isn’t enough of a challenge for you check this out!
Remember the #myoreocreation contest where fans got to submit fantasy flavors in the hopes that they’d become real Oreos? The semifinalistshave been announced.
NASA’s Juno spacecraft is orbiting Jupiter, so they took the data coming back from the craft to create an incredible animation that shows us what it might look like to dive inside Jupiter’s famous “Great Red Spot”… a storm that is 50 to 100 times deeper than any of our oceans and could swallow the earth whole. Incredible.
This poor woman borrowed a pair of “eclipse glasses” that weren’t actually eclipse glasses and stared at the sun this summer for about 15-20 seconds. She now lives with a crescent shaped burn on her retinas.
Termitat, a desktop termite habitat, can turn them into a work of art that can sit on your desk or coffee table. It’s an acrylic-enclosed live termite colonythat display that eats and lives on a disc of wood that is constantly changing in a different work of art.
Get ready to see a lot of purple next year. Pantone has released its color of the year for 2018, Ultra Violet.
so last summer i randomly met this 80 y/o woman on words with friends. we played 300+ games together and she actually ended up becoming a good friend of mine. today i got to go to florida and meet her in person💜 pic.twitter.com/VXDbNS4eUo