The Wilde Ride for 01/18/19

The RAZR could once again be the coolest phone you can get your hands on. It’s coming back as a foldable smart phone.

It could just be a harmless meme… but you still might want to steer clear of the “10 year challenge.”

Ford has created a sweating “robutt” to test out their car seats. 

Congrats to Bob Costas who’s leaving NBC after a nice round number of years. 

Have a great weekend!! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/17/19

Chef Jose’ Andres is feeding federal workers (and their families) in DC as the partial government shutdown drags on… 

Tom Cruise will need to keep himself together for a few more years, because there are two more Mission Impossible films to shoot.

 

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is coming back to TV… the old episodes and 10 new ones! (No word if Ty Pennington will be back, but I can hope.)

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The late, great Gregory Hines will be honored with a postage stamp at the end of this month as part of the USPS Black Heritage Series. 

Gregory Hines
USPS.com

Nike has introduced another self adjusting shoe. And this one is cheaper and better looking than their first effort. 

McDonald’s might not be able to sell “Big Macs” in the European Union anymore.

I LOVE a good instant karma story. Someone tried to ruin this snowman, but got a big surprise!

I hope you’re having a good “Friday Eve”… I’ll see ya tomorrow for the real deal! <3 Jennifer 

The Wilde Ride for 01/16/19

If you have Windows 7, you have one year to either upgrade to 10 or start paying for security updates. Microsoft is ending free support for Win 7 next January.

One of the interactive displays at New York City’s “Museum of the Dog” takes your photo and shows you what kind of dog you most look like. My daughter says I’d be a King Charles Spaniel. What kind of dog would you be?

A guy just broke the record for the longest roller coaster ever built in the game Roller Coaster Tycoon 2. And it looks like he broke the record for the most boring coaster too… it moves at a snail’s pace and would take 12 years to ride in real life. 

Don’t forget that we have a very cool celestial event happening Sunday night… it’s your chance to see the Super Wolf Blood Moon eclipse.

Full Moon

Time to stock up on chocolate for cold season.

“Toto Forever” is an art installation in Namibia that will play the song “Africa” on repeat “forever.” Or until a Cheetah takes it out.

Happy Wednesday, Wilde Ones! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/15/19

According to new research, people with a high IQ are nicer and more generous than others. 

Residents (and not residents) of the Dakotas have been signing a petition to combine the two states into one state called MegaKota. 

You can now get slippers that look like your pet. 

CuddleClones.com

Guys really do prefer blondes, according to this new study… but only for dating. Brunettes are wife worthy. 

Blonde-haired Woman Standing Between Green Plants

Once a self driving car gets to your house with a delivery… a robot dog could be leaping up the steps to bring it to your front door. (And they know how to use elevators too!) 

Congrats to Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger… they’re engaged!

Have a great Tuesday, Wilde Ones! Love you! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 01/14/19

Check out the footage of China’s Chang’e 4 rover making the first-ever landing on the far side of the moon.

I don’t know what’s cooler… LG’s rollable TV or this new TV from Samsung, called “The Wall.”

Megyn Kelly will get to keep all her contract money, even though she only worked for 2/3 of that contract. (There’s also a rumor she wants another 10 mil to NOT write a book.)

The rumors have been going around for awhile, but it looks like there WILL be a Coming to America 2. 

One of CBS’s biggest shows, Criminal Minds, is ending after one more season which starts in the spring. 

A smart dress is opening people’s eyes to the reality of sexual harassment. It records the number of times a woman is touched, and creates a map of it. 

If you thought the “conscious uncoupling” was modern and progressive, check this out…Gwyneth Paltrow’s ex was also part of the “very modern honeymoon” she went on with her new husband. 

A tub of Nutella and a bucket of this from Costco and I’m ready for the end of the world. 

Netfix is being sued over their new Black Mirror show Bandersnatch.

Arborists are bringing the “dinosaur of trees” back to life.

I hope you have a great Monday! Love you guys! <3 Jennifer