Today's Fonseca Show Best of Calls:
- Mashable says TikTok is testing out 15-minute video uploads. The social media app has gradually increased their video times from 15 seconds to 10 minutes. Tik Tok is sending notifications that read, "Upload videos up to 15 minutes long! Make sure your app is up-to-date, then try uploading from your app or desktop’’
- Page Six says Kurt Cobain's daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, recently married Tony Hawk's son, Riley Hawk, in Los Angeles. The ceremony was officiated by R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe, who is Frances' godfather. This is Frances' second marriage
- Deadline Hollywood says the original Shaft, Richard Roundtree, has died at the age of 81 from pancreatic cancer.
- TMZ says the NBA kicked off their season last night with LeBron James walking into Denver's arena while wearing a $28,000 Louis Vuitton outfit. He had on a checkered snakeskin-like shirt and was carrying a teal Louis Vuitton bag and a Louis Vuitton briefcase.
Man Jumps Off Bridge At Disney World: Yahoo News says a Disney World guest recently jumped off a bridge and into the World Showcase Lagoon at Epcot. The guest swam to a gondola. Guests urged the jumper to run so he wouldn't be caught by security. WOFL says the man jumped because he made a $6,000 bet.
Essence Magazine says Beyoncé is launching a new perfume called CÉ NOIR. It is available for pre-order for $160. The fragrance, designed by Beyoncé herself, features notes of clementine, golden honey, rose, jasmine sambac, Namibian myrrh, and golden amber.
In her new memoir, “The Woman in Me”, Britney Spears says she was aware of Justin Timberlake's infidelity during their relationship, but chose not to confront him. She knew he had cheated when he was photographed with another woman in a car in London and when one of her dancers told her he had bragged about sleeping with someone in Las Vegas. Spears let it go because she was deeply infatuated with Timberlake
Dua Lipa tells Vogue magazine that she believes in embracing change and reinventing oneself. "I think it’s important to constantly evolve and never put a limit on how much you can change and grow. To be brave and never stay in one place for too long, because life's too short to not explore everything you want to explore."
Olivia Rodrigo tells The New York Times newspaper that she pours her heart into her music without any hesitation. "I just put all of my guts on the table, and was like, 'This is who I am, and this is what I've been going through.' It's vulnerable to say that stuff out loud, but it's also really empowering because it takes away the power from the things that are hurting you when you can share them with other people."
Taylor Swift tells People magazine that she tries to avoid being a diva. "One of the most common things people say to me when they meet me is "Wow! You're just like a regular person!" I mean, I try to be. Sure my face is all over the place and I perform in front of hundreds of thousands of people, but at my core I'm still the same girl I've always been. I'm hoping nothing ever changes that. I have lots of people around me who drag me back to reality if I ever get too full of myself."
OJ Simpson tells the “It is what it is” podcast that he was turned on when Taylor Swift and Patrick Mahomes’ wife, Brittany, did their secret handshake during the Chiefs-Chargers game on Sunday. “I didn’t know who the other girl was (Brittany Mahomes), but I thought it was, uh, interesting. I was thinking the same thing you was thinking. Their boulders was hitting each other, you know. It was a little bit of a turn-on.”
The International News says Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce recently had a romantic dinner near his Kansas City home. They spent two hours at an upscale steakhouse. Taylor and Travis left the restaurant holding hands. They were accompanied by her security and three SUVs from the Kansas City Police
Terry Bradshaw tells Fox Sports that he believes Taylor Swift lip syncs during her concerts.“The whole shows are taped and they’re singing to tape. The only person I’ve ever seen who could really do that was Freddie Mercury of Queen. He would run everywhere—and all live back then. Phenomenal breath control. And I’m sure Taylor and a lot of these really choreographed shows, a lot of that they’re singing live to tape. So the tape’s going on and they’re singing so that if something happens to the tape, boom, they can go on.”
PEOPLE Magazine says Travis Kelce has released a line of barbecue meals called Travis Kelce's Kitchen. They can be found exclusively at select Walmart locations. Dishes include macaroni and cheese with bacon and brisket burnt ends, as well as baked beans and sausage.
Cher tells Extra that her 37-year-old boyfriend, Alexander Edwards, sometimes has no idea what she is talking about because of their age difference. “We have a great time together. We can talk music. We can talk about everything. Sometimes I’m talking to him and he has no idea who I’m talking about. The other day, I said, ‘Do you know who, I don’t know, [1940s Hollywood star] Clark Gable, [is]?’ Somebody said, ‘Yes, of course,’ but most of my references… He’ll look at me and go, ‘I wasn’t born yet.’" Cher is 77
Contact Music says Britney Spears hated her time as a judge on “The X Factor” with Simon Cowell. In her new memoir, she reveals that she felt nervous and didn't enjoy the job. The pop star admits that she doesn't think she's cut out for judging on TV. Spears only lasted for one season on the show.
Us Weekly says Britney Spears is considering writing a second book after the success of her memoir, ‘’The Woman in Me’’. A source tells the magazine, "Writing this one has been so freeing for her and a great experience, she's eager to do it again."
Men's Health Magazine says Leonardo DiCaprio wore padding to protect his butt during a shocking spanking scene in the movie "Killers of the Flower Moon." Robert De Niro, who plays DiCaprio's uncle in the film, swats him during the scene.
According to his new memoir, John Stamos nearly dated Lori Loughlin before he met Rebecca Romijn. Stamos and Loughlin became friends while working on ‘’Full House”. He pursued a relationship with Romijn instead after meeting her at a party. Stamos and Romijn got married in 1998 and then divorced in 2004. As for Lori, John writes, “She’s one of the few women I have spent day after day with and still always look forward to seeing her again. I know what makes her laugh, we get each other and we have the sort of true friendship that’s supposed to be the foundation of a great, lasting relationship.”
Page Six says Katie Couric was ghosted by Bob Saget after their first and only date. During a podcast interview, she described Saget as cute, funny, and amusing, and mentioned they had a "pretty nice kiss." Couric says Saget's “Full House” co-star, John Stamos, would give him advice on how to act around her.
The New York Post says Gisele Bündchen recently shared her secret to health and beauty. She eats lion's mane mushrooms. The edible fungi have long been used in Asian medicine and cooking. Studies suggest that lion's mane mushrooms improve cognitive function, aid in digestion, reduce the risk of heart disease and alleviate symptoms of anxiety and depression.
Ace Showbiz says Jonathan Majors and Meagan Good may have gotten married. He recently referred to her as "the missus." A tweet from Internet legal correspondent Dennis Byron congratulated the couple
Hello magazine says The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced the lineup of performers for its 2023 induction ceremony in New York City. Carrie Underwood will be joined by Adam Levine, Stevie Nicks, Common, LL Cool J, Ice-T, Queen Latifah, and Sia. The ceremony will also feature performances from 2023 inductees Sheryl Crow, Missy Elliott, Chaka Khan, and Willie Nelson, as well as special guests Dave Matthews, Elton John, Chris Stapleton and New Edition. The event will be streamed live on Disney+ on November 3rd.
Heat magazine says Prince Harry allegedly took Meghan Markle to the Caribbean to "avoid couples' therapy" and to reignite the spark in their marriage. The trip was Harry's idea. The couple spent time relaxing and figuring out a plan moving forward.
People Magazine says former "Dancing with the Stars" pro Cheryl Burke was recently doing a podcast interview when she said the producers of The Bachelorette claimed Chris Harrison vetoed her as a contestant and called her a sloppy drunk.
Chris was on the podcast and said, “No. They put that on me. Yeah, like I have that much power, like I have the power to decide who the Bachelor [or] Bachelorette is. They, in public, would never give me that kind of power to decide who the Bachelor [or] Bachelorette is. I mean [creator] Mike [Fleiss] would ask me or you know, or somebody would ask like, ‘Hey, like, what do you think about Emily Maynard? What do you think about Jason Mesnick or whatever?' And I give my two cents.”
Pet Halloween Costume Survey
A new survey by the National Retail Federation (NRF) reveals that Americans are going to spend $700 million on Halloween costumes for their pets this year. Other findings:
Top Halloween costumes for pets …
hot dog outfits 7%
bat costumes 4%
bumble bee costumes 3%
Haunted House Survey
A new survey by Realtor.com reveals that 70% of people would purchase a haunted house if it met all of their requirements. Other findings:
- 62% of people consider a haunted house to be one with unexplained noises or shadows
- 48% of people believe a haunted house has cold spots and objects moving on their own
- 47% of people say a home with a history of death is potentially haunted
- 33% of people would buy a haunted house if it had desirable features or lower costs
- 27% of people are willing to live in a haunted house in exchange for free or reduced rent
Taylor Swift-Travis Kelce NFL Viewing Survey
A new survey by Play Ohio reveals that more people are watching the NFL this season due to the relationship between Travis Kelce and Taylor Swift. Other findings:
- 20% of NFL fans say their loved ones are now more interested in watching the NFL because of Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce
- 50% of people think the added interest from the couple is good for the NFL
- 37% of fans believe the attention on Taylor and Travis is overrated
Top 10 Best Coffee Choices Based On Your College Major ... According to a new article by The Gauntlet
1. Computer Science: Java Chip Frappuccino
2. Education: Caffè Mocha
3. Business: Awake Chocolate Bar
4. Mathematics: Double Double
5. Chemistry: Nitro Cold Brew
6. Engineers: Monster Energy Drink
7. History: Cold Brew
8. Health Science: Matcha Tea
9. Fine Arts: Dragon Drink Refresher
10. Psychology: Americano with a dash of cinnamon
Boredom Eating Survey
A new study by Aston University reveals that young children eat 79% more calories when they're bored. Other findings:
- Children as young as four years old are affected by boredom eating
- bored children consume an extra 94 calories when already full
- Highly emotional children eat five times more calories when feeling bored
Top 10 Cities Best Equipped To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse... According to a new article by Lawn Love … Based on a study of 200 cities with the following metrics … vulnerability, hideouts, supplies, protection, and mobility.
1. Houston, TX
2. New York, NY
3. San Antonio, TX
4. Miami, FL
5. Los Angeles, CA
6. Austin, TX
7. San Diego, CA
8. Las Vegas, NV
9. Chicago, IL
10. Orlando, FL
Top 10 Cities Worst Equipped To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse... According to a new article by Lawn Love … Based on a study of 200 cities with the following metrics … vulnerability, hideouts, supplies, protection, and mobility.
191. West Valley City UT
192. Garden Grove CA
193. Port St. Lucie FL
194. Detroit MI
195. Surprise AZ
196. Pembroke Pines FL
197. Paterson NJ
198. North Las Vegas NV
199. Jackson MS
200. Miramar, FL
My fiance and I are about to get married and have discovered we have major issues between us. One of the issues is whether or not we should be allowed to hang out alone with friends of the opposite sex. One of my best friends is a guy. My fiance dislikes him because he thinks he likes me. One of his good friends is a woman. We have never gotten along. My fiance and I have been arguing over whether or not we should be allowed to go out alone with our friends. He is absolutely against it. I have no problem with it. Should a couple not go out alone with friends of the opposite sex after they get married? I would like to hear from some of your listeners on this.