The Wilde Ride for 02/25/2020

Chess is the latest e-sports craze.

If you missed Oscar winning Best Picture “Parasite” in the theater, you can check it out in a few weeks on Hulu.

KFC is not playing around with their new chicken sandwich… it involves donuts.

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Tarantula skins could be used to clean up oil spills.

I’m not feeling so hot, you guys. So I’m gonna wrap up this blog early. Send me some prayers and good vibes if you will. If I’m not online tomorrow, you’ll know why. <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 02/24/2020

An amazing life comes to a close but her legacy will live on. Thank you, Katherine Johnson.

Flat-earther “Mad Mike” Hughes has died in a crash of his homemade rocket while trying to prove Earth is flat.

This surgical mask can protect you (or others) from germs but you still use facial recognition to unlock your phone.

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Baby Yoda stuff is on the way… and there is a TON of it!

Mattel has released a new collection of Barbies for Black History Month. And I love them! I want that red jumpsuit in my size!


Congrats to former Marine George Hood who just set a new world record for planking.

And since we’re talking about working out. Here’s some cuteness for your Monday.

I hope your week is off to a good start. <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 02/21/2020

“An Evening With Whitney: The Whitney Houston Hologram Tour” kicks off next week and the tour released some footage. Maybe they shouldn’t have done that.

“Sussex Royal” might have to be re-branded into “Sussex Ex-Royal.” The Queen says if you’re not gonna be a royal, you can’t call yourself one anymore. Ouch.

And speaking of royalty, Disney is launching a collection of Princess inspired wedding dresses.

To celebrate the upcoming Olympic games in Tokyo, Mattel is releasing a new line of Barbies.

A new line of Barbie dolls, themed around the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, will be released in March 2020.
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Bradley Cooper might hit the big screen as a singer again… Barry Gibb.

Have a great weekend! See ya Monday, Wilde Ones! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 02/20/2020

Wanna go to space (and have a lot of money?) Space Adventures is putting together a trip right now that will break a record.

A-ha’s Take On Me just hit youtube’s billion views club.

Researchers in the UK are trying to turn moon dust into water.

Good news… NASCAR driver Ryan Newman has been released from the hospital days after that horrible crash at the Daytona 500.

Good news if you’re a wine love. Prices are going down.

If you’re a fan of “The Goonies” you might want to head to Astoria, Oregon this spring for the 35th anniversary celebration.

United is getting rid of a popular in-flight snack and Twitter has responded.

Have a good day, friends. See you back here on a Friday!!! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 02/19/2020

If you’re a huge fan of the Fast and Furious movies, Yonkers Honda has a contest you’ll wanna check out that could win you $900.

Today’s senior citizens are opting out of assisted living facilities and cohousing with other seniors instead.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has announced the creation of the Bezos Earth Fund that will help preserve and protect the natural world. 

Ozzy Osbourne has cancelled his North American tour so he can get medical treatment in Switzerland. So you’ll have to get your Ozzy fix with his new album. Get well, Ozzy!

Tapings of the Price is Right have been cancelled this week to allow host Drew Carey time to grieve over the murder of his ex fiance, therapist Amie Harwick.

And more sad news (sorry, there’s a lot of it today)… The Boy Scouts of America has filed for bankruptcy protection due to the hundreds of sex abuse cases against them. This could mean a lot less restitution for the men who say they were abused as scouts.

Honey, I’m back in a “Shrunk the Kids” reboot!

Burger King’s latest sandwich has no burger in it.

And lastly, Ja’net DuBois, whose character Willona on Good Times was a childhood hero of mine, has passed away. She was also the reason for one of the greatest TV theme songs of all time.

That’s all for now. Hope tomorrow brings happier news for us all. <3 Jennifer