The Wilde Ride for 05/09/17

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day!  Here’s a list of free stuff you teachers can enjoy today!


Looking for a quick and easy gift for Mom? Google can whip up a nice slideshow of memories using photos on your hard drive. Check it out. 

https://photos.google.com/mothersday


Crayola has a new blue coming out and they need a name for it. You can help them name the blue and win $100 here.


Oreo has just released a new flavor for summer… firework Oreos! The filling has Pop Rocks (or to be legally correct, “popping candy”) in it. So it’s like fireworks in your mouth.


The promotion that made everyone familiar with Sunny Co Clothing could drive them to bankruptcy.  Read more about their red swimsuit promotion that got out of hand, fast!


Hope your Tuesday is a great day! ♥  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/11/17

Happy National Pet Day A day to love your pets and to remember those in shelters waiting for families to love them. You can donate your time or money to help them. This is Lucky, my daughter’s dog… he’s my sweet grandpuppy.

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#nationaldogday #Lucky #kisses 💋 ❤

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Electric trains are quiet… and this lady ignored the lights and didn’t even look both ways before crossing. She’s lucky to be alive. (At least she wasn’t texting…)


Check out this amazing watch. The initial run will only produce 8 of them…at a price of around $700,000 each. #TechThisOut


I’m not sure why this cat owner has a wig box for her cat… but it is entertaining! #nationalpetday


I hope your Tuesday is Terrific!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/10/17

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Check out the recap and some highlights from Friday night’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, thanks to Eric Renner Brown from Entertainment Weekly.
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This guy let his friend push the button on a slot machine for luck… and she stole his $100,000 jackpot. Check out his story here.
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If you thought walking 10,000 steps a day was hard, get ready to squeeze in a few more… we need more daily steps than we thought we did. girl walking


Check out this social experiment that took place live on Reddit. Over the course of 72 hours, battles were fought and art was created. What happened is a fascinating read.

Timelapse of Reddit Place

Have a great Monday!  Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/07/17

The stars paid tribute to Don Rickles after his death yesterday. If you want to relive some great moments from his life and career check out Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project on Netflix.


Anyone else kinda sad that the Cassini spacecraft is nearing the end of its mission?


Kids who speak a second language will have better opportunities 10 years after school… there are 3 that experts suggest.


I’m sad that Patrick Stewart and his wife couldn’t adopt Ginger because of the “dangerous breed” laws in the UK but I’m grateful for the time and energy he’s giving to raise awareness about these sweet dogs who wind up in the dog fighting industry. Let’s shut it down!


Happy Friday! Have a great weekend!
Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/06/17

Marie Robinson was visiting the grave of her 4-year-old son Jack who died of brain cancer and a little robin flew over to her and perched on her finger. Perhaps a sign from her own little Robinson that he’s OK on the other side… I’m in tears!


Pepsi is pulling their controversial ad with Kendall Jenner saying “Clearly we missed the mark, and we apologize. We did not intend to make light of any serious issue.”


Finally… a hospital gown that covers your butt!


What a difference 6 seconds make! This guy ran 100 miles and was disqualified from the marathon because he just missed the cut off time of 60 hours. Such a bummer!


I hope your Thursday rocks hard! Jennifer