The Wilde Ride for 06/29/18

London has decided that Uber can operate there with a probationary license, but they’re keeping their eyes on them…


The perfect number of cups of coffee for heart health is 4 per day.


Happy Coffee


There’s a new trend in dining called “fine casual” where you go to a fancy restaurant and act as your own waiter. It’s a hybrid of fine dining and fast food.


Derek Jeter is selling his castle in New York! Who wants to go in with me on the purchase of this… ?


Dairy Queen has a new app. And to celebrate, they’re using it to give away free Blizzards! 


Awwww… Sully has to be the most adorable member of the Secret Service! He’s going to help President George H.W. Bush as he recovers from his recent hospitalizations.


Happy Friday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 06/28/18

Phoebe Jonas aka “The Phillips Lady” is suing Bayer for replacing her with a bobblehead likeness of herself in their new ad.

Bayer replaced ad actor with replica figurine to cut costs: suit
Phillips Colon Health via NYPost.com

There are now warning signs posted at theaters showing Incredibles 2 because several scenes have flashing lights that could trigger photosensitive epilepsy or other photosensitivities, like migraines.


A 105 minute long lunar eclipse is going to happen next month. Sadly, we won’t be able to see it in North America (but another is on the way in January.)

Gizmodo.com

 


Amazon Prime members can now get great deals at Whole Foods too.


This summer is a great time to visit Yosemite National Park because they just finished a $40 million restoration of Mariposa Grove, home of the Giant Sequoias.


Tomorrow is the end of an era… the remaining 200 US Toys R Us stores will close. Thanks to Chase Holfelder for this fitting tribute…


It’s Thursday! Can you smell a Friday cookin’? See ya tomorrow!  Jennifer

 

The Wilde Ride for 06/27/18

A lot of people are going to be getting stars on The Hollywood Walk of Fame next year!


The Laura Ingalls Wilder Award will now be known as the Children’s Literature Legacy Award after The Association for Library Service to Children stripped the author’s name from the award over concerns about how the author referred to Native Americans and people of color in her work.


Frivolous overspending on a date could ruin it but using a coupon is perfectly fine in 2018. Being frugal is sexy!


Katy Perry couldn’t get a table at a fancy restaurant in Scotland, so she went to one place she knew she’d get one… Taco Bell.


Cher got to see a sneak peek of the musical about her life and she says it still “needs work.” 


I hope you have a great Wednesday! ♥ Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 06/26/18

If you missed out on your chance to get a free “Frylus” you could always buy one on ebay.

 A photo of the new Quarter Pounder burger with a Frylus.
McDonald’s

Here we go again… April the giraffe might be pregnant with her 5th calf. I still have the photos on my phone of the last time we did this!


Are the weird stadium foods getting a little bit out of control?? Would you buy a cotton candy hot dog?


Not what you wanna see when you’re ready for a lazy day at the pool… check your pool noodles for rattlers (and other snakes.)


Han Solo’s blaster from Return of the Jedi was the top selling item over the weekend at an auction in Las Vegas.

The sci-fi weapon was the top-selling item at the Hollywood Legends auction.
Gabe Ginsberg/Getty Images via HollywoodReporter.com

An officer lost his job after using his power to intimidate his daughter’s boyfriend. I bet things are REALLY awesome between them now!


Have a great Tuesday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 06-25-18

If you haven’t seen Paul McCartney’s Carpool Karaoke, you should. It’s really fun and quite touching. And check out Paul’s new album “Egypt Station” which is out now.


Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom killed it at the box office this weekend!!!


MTV has a bunch of reboots, revivals and spin-offs on the way. Including a revamping of the show Daria, which will now be “Daria and Jodie.” 


Movie Pass has announced a change… surge pricing, starting in July.


Archeologists have been searching the site of Woodstock to figure out where the stage was.


Deep fried Twinkies made it to the freezer section, so it makes sense that deep fried Oreos were next!


HAPPY MONDAY… (is that an oxymoron?)  Jennifer