TMZ says Joe Biden's dogs, Major and Champ, have gotten their own Twitter account. Their first post read: "We are the First Dogs of the USA, Champ and Major Biden. You can call us #DOTUS. We love nom noms, snuggles and we can’t wait to explore the WH!”
- NBC says McDonald's is going to launch a fried chicken sandwich in 2021. They plan to take on Chick-fil-A and Popeyes. They have been testing the sandwich in Houston and Knoxville, Tennessee. The fried chicken patty is served on a buttery potato roll with butter and pickles. Tomatoes, lettuce and mayo can also be added. McDonald's is also planning to launch a new plant-based burger called the McPlant
- Vulture magazine says ABC is launching a Celebrity Wheel of Fortune game show. Pat Sajak and Vanna White will host. Celebs will play for charity.
- TMZ says Scooby-Doo co-creator Kenneth Spears has died at the age of 82 from dementia.
Coronavirus Vaccine Is 90% Effective: NBC says Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine is 90% effective. Pfizer hopes to ask the FDA for approval within the next two weeks. Over 20 million people could be immunized by the end of the year
Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla says, ‘’Today is a great day for science and humanity. We are reaching this critical milestone in our vaccine development program at a time when the world needs it most with infection rates setting new records, hospitals nearing over-capacity and economies struggling to reopen."
Dua Lipa tells the website The Stylist that she loves to experiment with fashion."I like to play around with different styles. If I like it, I’ll wear it. Fashion should be accessible. For me, that’s about experimenting and finding things that aren’t going to be super-creased, because I live out of my suitcase.”
Gabby Barrett tells Entertainment Focus magazine that she often gets writer's block."I am actually not one of those people that can write for days on end and goes to multiple writing sessions and do it again and again and again. I love to write, but I get writer’s block very easily. So if I’m gonna have a writing session for a few days in a row, I normally like to just do one write per day. Because it’s really easy to teach your mind how to start and then run in circles with melodies and lyrics – at least it is for me. So I kind of like to limit that, so that I’m writing the best that I can."
Jason Derulo tells Insider magazine that performing virtual concerts at home can be challenging."I think the biggest difference is not having someone to bounce off of. You're bouncing off yourself. You're like, "Put your hands up. Wait, wait a minute, hold on — that's different." All of those things that are like, the ping-pong effect that you have on stage, that always tends to be really fun, but you don't have that energy. And also, the gratification after a performance. You have that positive energy of someone telling you that they liked some part of the show. Whereas here, you've got to find it yourself. It's self-motivating."
The Daily Mail says Alex Trebek spent his final day on a swing with his wife.Jeopardy executive producer Mike Richards says Alex was surrounded by family before he passed. ''He had a swing in his backyard that he loved. He actually rebuilt it earlier this year...Even in his book he described that he wanted his final day to be sitting on his swing next to his wife Jean and watching the horizon and he got to do that.''
TMZ says Evander Holyfield wants to fight Mike Tyson again.A source tells the network "It's not even about the money at this point, I think Tyson is scared. We've offered multiple times and Tyson vs. Holyfield is the fight that should happen." Tyson is scheduled to fight Roy Jones Jr. on November 28th
TOP HOBBIES STARTED DURING THE PANDEMIC … According to a new survey of 2,000 people by Mixbook
Play video games 41%
Organize photos 32%
Play board games 31%
Print photos 25%
Create personalized cards 24%