- NASA says a 600 lb satellite is expected to re-enter Earth's atmosphere today.The satellite, known as Rhessi, has been in orbit for 20 years. NASA says the odds of it hitting a person are 1 in 2,467.
- PR Newswire says 7-Eleven is bringing back their 'Bring Your Own Cup Day' promotion on Saturday at participating stores. Customers can fill up their cups with Slurpees for just $1.99. In the past, people have filled up astronaut helmets, pie tins and Mason jars, among other things
- Mashed magazine says people are now topping their espresso martinis and other martinis with cheese. The trend started last year and has now blown up. The coffee-and-cheese combo goes back centuries according to Food and Wine magazine. Bartenders recommend using freshly shaved Parmesan
- Deadline Hollywood says David Spade is going to host a new game show for Fox called "Snake Oil". Entrepreneurs will pitch unique products to contestants, who must then guess whether they are snake oil salesmen or actual entrepreneurs.
- Newser says Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin has been cleared to play football again. He had a heart attack on the field during a game in January. Hamlin has completely recovered
- BroBible says the Minnesota Twins are experimenting with a new price plan called ‘Name Your Own Price’. The team hopes to sell leftover tickets that were never going to be sold in the first place
- The Statesville Record and Landmark newspaper says Steph Curry demands that all of his Under Armor sneakers squeak when he's on the court. Steph loves when his shoes squeak because it means he has good traction. All of his shoes must pass a ''squeak test'' before he wears them.
Netflix Cracking Down And Shutting Down: Variety magazine says Netflix is planning to crack down on password sharing. They are going to offer paid sharing plans that allow people to still share passwords at a fraction of what it would cost them to become a new Netflix member.
Engadget says Netflix is shutting down its DVD rental business in September. Netflix has been renting DVDs for the past 25 years. Netflix is canceling the service due to dwindling demand
Ed Sheeran tells People magazine that he has Taylor Swift to thank for his marriage. "I went to Taylor's 4th of July party I was texting with my now wife, and she was like, 'I'm in Rhode Island at a 4th of July party,' and I was like, 'So am I.' I kinda said to Taylor, 'Can I invite one of my old schoolmates?' The rest is history."
Meghan Trainor says her upcoming book includes too much information about her pregnancy. "My book Dear Future Mama comes out APRIL 25th! It’s all about my first pregnancy with Riley. It’s very TMI and hopefully makes all pregnant warriors out there feel a little less alone."
KHOU says Taylor Swift is heading to Houston for three sold out concerts. The Houston Humane Society is celebrating her arrival by allowing people to adopt cats for $13. Taylor's lucky number is 13.
Bebe Rexha tells The USA Today newspaper that the music she grew up with defines who she is. “I’m a New York City chick. I grew up listening to dance music, and I grew up listening to hip-hop, and then I fell into a punk world with Pete Wentz. So that’s exactly who I am, and that music made me who I am.”
Pink tells ScaryMommy.com that she has a condition in place if her daughter, Willow, wants to be on social media. “I told her, point blank, ‘If you can produce literature from a reputable source that tells me that social media is good for you, then you can be on it. Otherwise, good luck.’”
Metro Boomin tells Uproxx.com that music in St. Louis is different than anywhere else. "St. Louis’s signature sound is, more than anything, soul. We put feel in. It’s no gimmicks in our music. Traditionally in hip-hop, it’s like, okay, you got the South, you got the West Coast and the East Coast. But man, growing up in the Midwest, it’s like we was catching all the East Coast, the West Coast, the South. We take it all in and make it our own. That's what makes St. Louis' music special."
Pop Culture magazine says the wife of Imagine Dragons lead singer Dan Reynolds, Aja Volkman, has filed for a divorce from him. The couple have been separated for months. Dan is reportedly dating Minka Kelly
Kylie Jenner just started dating Timothée Chalamet and now tells Hommegirls magazine that she is open to having more kids. “I don't really have a plan. Some women do. … I think that whatever happens is meant to happen. I always felt … that things were written for us. Whatever is gonna happen, it’s gonna happen. It’s such a blessing that I’ve been able to live and experience so much life at such a young age. I have two kids. I’m 25. Honestly, I’ve never been happier.''
The NY Post says fans of the show "Love Is Blind" are petitioning to have Nick and Vanessa Lachey removed as hosts.
Over 6,000 people have signed the petition which reads, “Join the thousands of Love is Blind fans in making the show evolve into the best version of itself by removing Nick and Vanessa Lachey as hosts and replacing them with…. Well literally anyone else. From the initial season, the hosts felt pretty useless and out of place. They seem to be much more concerned with directing as much attention at themselves and their personal lives rather than focusing on the contestants that are actually participating in the experiment.''
Fans react ...
“This Reunion just feels so awkward. Doesn’t seem like there is any flow, hosts way too biased, it’s just weird”
“Unpopular opinion but Nick and Vanessa are bad hosts who are clearly biased.”
“Oh good! I wasn’t the only one thinking this! Nick and Vanessa [Lachey] are easily the worst part of Love Is Blind and that’s saying something considering all the corny stuff and drama and terrible people that come on this show.”
Deadline Hollywood says Charlie Sheen is going to star in a new comedy series titled "How To Be A Bookie". Sebastian Maniscalco is also going to star in the series. Chuck Lorre, who produced "Two and a Half Men", is producing this series. The show's synopsis reads: ''Nick Bakay, a veteran bookie (Maniscalco) struggles to survive the impending legalization of sports gambling, increasingly unstable clients, family, co-workers, and a lifestyle that bounces him around every corner of Los Angeles high and low.''
OK! magazine claims Ben Affleck is allegedly trying to keep things civil between Jennifer Lopez and his ex-wife, Jennifer Garner. A source tells the magazine that Garner upset Lopez when she said she tries to keep her family out of the media."It's Jennifer's way of saying Ben looks miserable and all his appearances in public are lame. How could J.Lo not take it personally? Part of her wants to fire back and tell Jennifer off, but she's smart enough not to make too much of a scene publicly. So it'll be up to Ben to play referee. It's Ben's worst nightmare. It's just a matter of time before those two women butt heads."
People magazine says Reese Witherspoon isn't ready to date following her split from her husband, Jim Toth. A source tells the magazine, "Dating isn't really on her mind right now. She will have friends set her up when she is ready. The divorce decision was not an easy one for her. It was rough to reach the decision and to announce it. Reese is doing much better now, though. She has no regrets and is just focused on her kids and work. She has a big group of loyal friends that she leans on. There is no drama with Jim. They co-parent and this is the focus."
E! News says Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum Teddy Jo Mellencamp may have had a one-night stand with Matt Damon. During an interview with the Two T's in a Pod podcast, She said, "I tell people, 'If you guys wanna know, just DM me and I'll tell you who it is.' I was 20. I had a fake ID to get into the club. He was probably 30, [so] 10 years older. I only slept with him one night. He didn't get my number. All I can tell you is he has a very famous best friend as well. I've already been coined as a liar. I don't need these kinds of things to be out and about." One of the podcast hosts mentioned the initials "M.D."
Chris Evans, whose new movie, "Ghosted", starts streaming this weekend on Apple TV+, tells People magazine that he would rather be ghosted than strung along. “I feel I’ve experienced something much worse. I think I’d prefer being ghosted because you can make up any story you want. I’ve had the slow decline in text responses, and you just know the person is pushing you aside casually.”
The NY Post says Rachel McAdams is no longer shaving her armpit hair. She recently did a layout for Bustle magazine in which she posed on a couch with her arms extended. Her armpit hair is on full display. Rachel says, “With this shoot, I’m wearing latex underwear. But I’ve had two children. This is my body, and I think that’s so important to reflect back out to the world.”
The Internet reacts ...
“That’s just nasty”
“Love her for embracing her natural beauty!!!”
“One of the few celebs in hollywood who embraces her natural beauty and haven’t done any plastic surgeries. so much respect for her”
Most Intense Moments Of A Person's Life ... According to a new survey by Philadelphia Cream Cheese
Buying a property
Your wedding day
A family feud
Proposing to your partner/being proposed to
Watching your team play in a make-or-break match
Getting a promotion
Falling over in public
Getting a pet
BIGGEST DEAL BREAKERS FOR SINGLES …. According to a new survey by One Poll
If they didn’t have a job - 40%
If they lived more than an hour away from you - 38%
If they were allergic to cats - 32%
If they owned a dog - 31%
If they openly hated cats - 31%
If they still lived with their parents - 29%
If they belonged to a different political party than you - 21%
If they didn’t own any books - 9%
If they were bad at spelling in their messages - 9%
None of these would be deal breakers - 13%
A new survey by Trane Residential Air Conditioning reveals that 47% of allergy sufferers feel guilty for taking time off from work due to their symptoms. Other findings:
- 54% of allergy sufferers have lied to their boss about taking a day off due to terrible allergy symptoms.
- 35% of allergy sufferers say Spring is the worst season for their allergy symptoms
My neighbor is a hoarder and asked me to keep some of his stuff in my garage. I was on Facebook on Monday night and saw that the things in my garage were stolen from another neighborhood. Now, I am hoarding them and could get in trouble. Should I turn my neighbor in? If I do, my other neighbors may view me as a snitch? Do I even care? I hate uncomfortable situations like this. What would you do if you were me? I have to live next door to this guy!