Fonseca Trending 04/06/21
- White House Chief Medical Advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci tells Politico that he thinks people will be able to return to movie theaters in the Fall without masks. "I think it's going to be late fall or early winter that we'll be able to do that. I think there's a reasonable chance that if we do get that number and that percentage of people vaccinated, that we will be able to go to a movie or to go to a theater.''
- Baylor won college basketball's championship game last night by beating previously-undefeated Gonzaga 86-70.
- NBC says Major League Baseball is planning to relocate their All-Star Game to Coors Field in Denver. The game was scheduled to be played in Atlanta, but is being moved because of changes to Georgia's voting laws.
- The Robb Report says Subaru is designing a flying motorcycle. The motorcycle is tucked into the fuselage of a small, one person airplane. When the motorcycle is ready to take off, the wings extend outward with propellers.
- MovieWeb says a Peeps movie is in development. It's description reads, "The Peeps movie will follow a ragtag group of Peeps characters who set on a cross-country journey in order to attend Peepsfest, an annual brand celebration in Pennsylvania."
Docs Prescribing Tumeric Tea To Fight Corona: Yahoo News says doctors are now prescribing tumeric tea in the fight against the coronavirus. Tumeric is known to reduce inflammation. Doctors in Jamaica are now ordering 10 cases of tumeric tea each week because they are seeing great results when using it to fight the coronavirus.
Dr. Samantha Spence says, "What we have found just from the initial use, there is a shorter length of stay from some of the patients taking it. Along with the shorter length of stay, we are seeing where patients who would normally progress to severe is less, compared to what we would have seen before. Those who would normally come in, not so sick, but then rapidly progress to terribly, that statistic is a little bit less, from anecdotal reporting."
OK! magazine says Ariana Grande and Dalton Gomez are putting together a fairytale wedding. A source tells the magazine, "Ariana has started putting together her wedding plans with fiancé Dalton Gomez, and it is going to be massive. The couple is looking towards the end of the year when they hope COVID-19 restrictions have eased up. Her brother Frankie and her mom are helping her with planning a fairytale wedding. Since getting engaged in December, Ariana made the choice to keep her relationship out of the spotlight. [Dalton] is very private but understands that she is one of the most famous pop stars in the world. He also knows she is one of the most fashionable people in the world and is expecting her wedding dress to be as amazing as she is.”
Deltaplex News says Post Malone is releasing a new vintage of his Maison #9 wine. It will be out on Thursday. The new bottles have an updated logo and color scheme.
24kGoldn tells Slate.com that he's glad he went to college before he became famous. “It was interesting, because I had never been away from home and college was a good training wheel. If you just took 17-year-old Golden, and then, boom, gave him access to a bunch of money in this new city away from his parents, I probably would have made more mistakes. So I think college was kind of a good in-between those two places.”
The Weeknd tells Rolling Stone magazine that he sometimes feels like his career is still just beginning. “I tell my friends all the time it feels like my career is just starting. I feel like it took me 10 years to break out of my shell.”
Dua Lipa tells Vogue magazine that she has to remind herself to get dressed while quarantining. "I spent the majority of my time [last year] in sweats. I’ve done so much work and promo from my sofa, so I was like, 'I will try to make myself look nice.' It was about creating a routine, getting up, getting yourself ready, and feeling like it is a normal day, as it is easy to get stuck wearing sweats all day."
Screen Rant says a fan recently asked Sylvester Stallone if he is going to be in the third Creed movie. He posted: “It will be done but I won’t be in it. Keep punching.” Michael B Jordan is going to star and direct the third Creed.
Aaron Rodgers tells The Pat McAfee Show that he is interested in taking over as the full-time host of ''Jeopardy.'' “I would love to be the host of Jeopardy! There was conversation – there might have been some people who wanted me to shave to the skin. I don’t do that a whole lot, [but] if that was a prereq to get the full-time gig, no problem at all.”
The Robb Report says Jerry Seinfeld's Porsche 911 could be auctioned off for as much as $330,000. He customized the car with $250,000 worth of extras including a chrome blue exterior, a large gas tank, a navigation system, a sport package and LED lighting. The car can go from 0 to 60 in three seconds
Helen Mirren tells Entertainment Tonight that she recently chased off a bear while quarantining in Nevada. “I did have a bit of a meeting with a bear. I was so excited to see a bear, but then, of course, you can’t allow bears to get too familiar with human beings because they are wild animals. So, I chased him away.”
Monsters and Critics says Meghan Markle's goal is to become President. A source is quoted by the website as saying, “A very good source said even after Meghan had started going out with Prince Harry, she had said that her ultimate ambition was to be president. It seems to be increasingly likely and what a fascinating prospect it would be.”
''Tiger King'' star Carole Baskin tells the BBC that she thought Joe Exotic was going to get more than 22 years in prison for threatening her life. ''I thought that his sentence could bring 80 plus years and I felt like there was good enough evidence for him to have gotten the 80 years. I was really surprised that it was only 22. The threat [to my life] was so much more than what people saw in Tiger King. Joe had been threatening me for 15 years and the way he started was by trying to whip up these people who follow him into believing that I was going to come and take all of the exotic animals away from him.''
OK! magazine claims Jennifer Garner is crushing on her "Yes Day" co-star Edgar Ramirez. A source tells the magazine, "Jen and Édgar really hit it off and had a blast making this film together. They spent all their free time in each other's trailers and passed notes to each other like kids with crushes. They were also heard laughing and telling each other stories about their lives outside of work! They've been meeting for cozy dinners in at her place a few nights a week and talking on the phone constantly to stay connected. Friends say Jen's hoping things get more serious because Édgar's just the greatest guy."
When asked about Edgar, Jen once said, "His accent. I kept adding a kiss to a scene because his lips are so just... he's so delicious!"
Kelly Osbourne tells The Sun that she is now an actress. “I’m a full-blown actress. I started a project two months after getting sober. I am in training every day and in acting classes every day and really preparing for this new thing that all starts and stops with me being good at it, so it’s a lot of pressure. I also sold three more TV shows this week. It’s all what I did in quarantine. I was like, ‘I want to do a TV show about this and I want to do this about that’. It all happened because I just sat behind my computer and was like, ‘I’m just going to do it’. “When it goes through, I will have three TV shows on one network and one on another.”
Extra says Lori Loughlin's husband, Mossimo Giannulli, is wearing an ankle bracelet while at home. He is under house arrest until his prison sentence is completed later this month. Lori and Mossimo had not seen each other in 6.5 months because of their prison sentences. Mossimo was found guilty of bribing college admissions officials with $500,000.
A source tells E! News, "Everyone is extremely relieved that he was released and can finally start to breathe again. Lori was especially concerned and very anxious while he was in prison. She is very grateful to have him home."
TOP WAYS PARENTS HELP THEIR CHILD FALL ASLEEP AT NIGHT … According to a new survey by Zarbee’s Naturals
Leave a nightlight on during the night 38%
Read them a bedtime story 36%
Leave soft music playing in their room while they fall asleep 35%
Leave a TV show or movie on while they fall asleep 35%
Lie in bed with them until they fall asleep 29%
Ensure my child has their favorite blanket or stuffed animal 25%
Give them warm milk to drink before bed 22%
Give them melatonin 22%
Limit screen time in the hours before bedtime 21%
Put a white noise machine on while they fall asleep 20%