The Wilde Ride for 03/23/18

Toys R Us just started their huge liquidation sale at all of its 735 stores. So this would be a good weekend to buy!


 “It tastes like melted, fruity ice cream.” Starbucks has released the new Crystal Ball Frappuccino… and it’s only for sale through this weekend.

Crystal Ball Frappuccino
Starbucks

Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway show has just been extended again… he’s gonna keep it going through the end of this year!


Here’s something new and unique for the Easter baskets this spring… the Huevocado… a chocolate easter egg that looks like an avocado!

The Huevocado

Sounds like the Queen is planning on getting DOWN at her 92nd birthday party. What a lineup!


We knew that China’s Tiangong-1 space station was going to come back to Earth in an “uncontrolled reentry” but scientists are now narrowing down the window of time when it might happen. It’s going to be around March 31st… give or take 3 days.


Happy Friday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 03/22/18

Thanks to technology, almost 55 years after he was executed, JFK gives his final speech. You can hear some of it here


Amazon could be buying some Toys R Us stores… but they wouldn’t remain toy stores.


Starbucks is introducing a new drink today. Behold… the Crystal Ball Frappuccino.

Coming this Thursday… 🔮

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Congratulations to Ringo Starr, who just became Sir Ringo Starr.

Ringo Starr is knighted by Prince William on March 20, 2017 at Buckingham Palace.
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Marvel Land is coming to three Disney locations… they should be ready to start welcoming guests in 2020.


Boy George has announced that Culture Club is going on tour with the B-52s and Tom Bailey of the Thompson Twins. The tour kicks off in June.


If you want a second date, don’t commit these fashion faux pas… wearing wrinkled clothing, socks with sandals or Crocs. See the full list here.

Photography of Couple Holding Hands


I hope you have an awesome Thursday… or as I like to call it, Friday Eve! ♥ Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 03/21/18

Even if UMBC busted your bracket by beating UVA in the NCAA men’s tourney, there’s still some good news… Little Caesars is giving us free lunch because of that win!


Some sad news… we lost the last male northern white rhino. Sudan, the last of his kind, has passed away at the age of 45.


This guy lost contact with his family when he left Romania and moved to Turkey for work… so his wife said she assumed he was dead and asked the court to issue a death certificate so she could remarry. Now he has to remain legally dead because he didn’t appeal in time.


Some new commemorative coins have been created to raise money for breast cancer research,  including a pink coin. You can buy them here.

2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coins
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A birth control pill for men is coming. But will men take it? And will women trust men to take it?


I didn’t recognize Renee Zellweger at all when I saw this photo! She’s playing Judy Garland in a new biopic that’s being shot in London.

PATHE UK via Twitter

And Amazon is discovering something about their Amazon Go stores. People are afraid to leave them.

Assorted Bottle And Cans


Have a great Wednesday… you’re halfway through this week!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 03/20/18

There’s a new treatment (that’s no so new) for veterans suffering from PTSD… horseback riding.


You often hear stories about women delivering their own babies, but it’s usually by accident… and not a Caesarean. This nurse/midwife scrubbed in to delivery her baby.


If you want to refresh yourself with the Marvel World (or catch up on movies you missed) before Avengers: Infinity War comes out, there’s a 31 hour Marvel Marathon being hosted by AMC.


Lyft has a new monthly subscription service… $200 a month for 30 Lyft rides… is it worth it?

automobiles, automotives, black and white


Backstreet’s back, alright… with some BBQ… and maybe tequila.


Season two hasn’t even begun yet but the new Will and Grace just got a third season.


Having ADHD could actually be a good thing in today’s fast-moving world.


It’s better than eating Tide Pods but I don’t really understand the ice eating challenge trend. The sound of it alone makes my teeth hurt. Do you find this enjoyable?

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Bruce Wayne just finished his Chipotle streak, eating there 500 days in a row to break the record. Now, he’s probably ordering a pizza.


Congratulations to Weird Al, who just set a Billboard Chart record that possibly only he could break.


Have an awesome Tuesday, Wilde Ones!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 03/19/18

Aww… this is sad news… Bento, best known as “keyboard cat” just passed away at the age of nine years old.


Celebrities are rushing to change their wills for one very specific reason. They don’t want their likeness doing certain things after they die.


Necco is in financial trouble, which could mean the end of conversation hearts. So buy ’em up this Valentine’s Day.

Necco

Neil Young says retirement tours are “B.S.”… he says you’ll know he’s retired when you hear he died.


Rihanna has left snapchat and is urging her fans to do the same after they let an ad run asking “Would you rather slap Rihanna or punch Chris Brown?”  Not cool… Snapchat has apologized.


This summer there’s a new Sonic slush flavor coming out that is exciting some and grossing out others… pickle juice.

Sonic Pickle Slush
Sonic

I hope your week is off to a good start!  Jennifer