Friday May 17th
It's National Bike to Work Day.
1792: The New York Stock Exchange was formed, by six guys under a tree, outside.
Tribe opens a big homestand tonight. Seattle in town, Fireworks and Dollar Dog night tonight!
Today is Pack Rat Day. It's a day for pack rats and hoarders to celebrate their inability to throw anything out, and embrace their desire to save anything and everything.
PowerBall Did I hear at least 550 million
Box office biggie Star Trek Into Darkness....second in the series of prequels. (Very good)
The Preakness is run, Horse racings second leg of the Triple Crown at Pimlico. Orb, the favorite.
Researchers have found that mosquitoes – are attracted to stinky socks, and repelled by clean ones.
Venezuela Is having a horrible toilet paper shortage!
A brand-new report from the CDC found that more than half the water samples they took from public pools contain E. Coli bacteria. SHOWER - before you get in the pool!
Oscar Meyer has introduced a new Bacon Dog. The dog isn't totally made out of bacon. Still, you'll apparently get a hefty dose of bacon flavor in this new dog, which Oscar Meyer is rolling out just in time for Memorial Day.
Blake and Miranda have recently been the subject of vicious divorce rumors, but earlier this week, Blake set the record straight... sort of. Blake joked, "The truth is, I've been drinking a lot and I don't remember what all has been happening in my life lately, so I pick up those magazines to find out what the real truth is."
Taylor Swift is up for 11 awards at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards -- including the the coveted Top
Artist trophy. She's also up for the fan-voted Milestone Award.
ACM Presents: Tim McGraw's Superstar Summer Night airs Sunday on CBS.
The date has been set for the live TV presentation of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood as Maria Von Trapp. The three-hour event will air on NBC on December 5th -- kicking off the holiday season.
Thursday May 16th
Happy Birthday1965: Spaghettios - from Franco-American
The last episode of The Office airs tonight
Tribe wins! 10-4 at Philadelphia. Off day today, Seattle in town this weekend!
No Powerball winnerLooks like the next jackpot will be at least 475 million!
After revealing that she had a double mastectomy, Angelina says she's also planning to have her ovaries removed. The same faulty gene that put her at risk for breast cancer also gives her a roughly 50 percent chance of developing ovarian cancer.
According to new research, the people of Ohio use the worst language when it comes to phone calls between customers and businesses. (Massachusetts is second)
Not much of a shocker -- Us Weekly is reporting that Nicki Minaj will not return to American Idol next season.
She's always happy to toast, but there will be no roast. Lindsay Lohan is refusing to be the subject of Comedy Central's next Celebrity Roast.
A new law in Swaziland says a witch cannot fly her broomstick higher than 500 feet in the air – and if she does, she will be arrested and fined $55,000.
Lady Antebellum's Golden is the nation's number-one album,
Shania Twain, Jennifer Nettles and Florida Georgia Line have scored presenter spots for Sunday's Billboard Music Awards. Sunday 8pm ABC
Acording to a new survey, college students regularly miss classes to attend work – and almost a fifth go without food in order to pay for their tuition, books, and living expenses. 80 percent of full-time students are working an average of 16 hours a week, with more than half of them believing that working is hurting their grades. (News.com)
According to relationship expert and author Gilda Carle, here’s a rundown of the types of women guys go for.
An interesting study came out recently saying that women who exercise more are less likely to be violent. Though the study was different when it came to men, the research found that women who exercise were less likely to fight, carry a weapon or be in a gang. Maybe this study can apply to all of us ... the more we exercise, the less agitated and violent we'll all feel
We've always been told that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And, apparently, it's also the reason for most of our heart attacks. When we eat breakfast – we mean REALLY eat breakfast – it can run north of 1,500 calories. But if we're really taking our time, our giant breakfasts are consumed in an average of 13 minutes. Kinda makes you re-think the first meal of the day. (Gawker)
Wednesday May 15th
National Chocolate Chip Day. Flight Attendants Appreciation Day, and Police Officer's Memorial Day.
Tribe drops one to the Phillies 6-2 final.
Christina Aguilera is returning to The Voice, Us Magazine confirms. So is Cee Lo Green!
BBC radio host Paula White made her last show a memorable one ... by getting drunk before getting on the air. Paula slurred her way through 30 minutes of her live show before being pulled from the mic.
There's a surgeon in Montreal who does a "lunchtime lipo." He does it while you're awake, and can you can even return to work right after it's over.
A Georgia man claims he has an original written draft of the top-secret recipe for Coca-Cola – and now he’s trying to sell it on eBay for $15 million. Cliff Kluge says the document was in an old box of papers he purchased at an estate sale.
When it comes to cleaning the car, a new survey has found that men and women have different priorities. Men care far more about a shiny exterior – and women think it’s more important for the interior to be clean.
A Kentucky man is behind bars after he turned a local grocery store into his own personal all-inclusive resort. Trevor Runyon entered the grocery store right before closing. He had the entire store to himself and enjoyed his stay. According to the surveillance footage, Runyon drank beer, smoked cigarettes, cooked and ate six steaks, enjoyed some shrimp and devoured a birthday cake
Luke Bryan will release a new album on August 13th
On this date in 2008, Gretchen Wilson graduated from high school after getting her GED diploma
With two number-one hits under his belt, Kip treated himself with a visit to a tattoo artist in Nashville to get his first piece on his right bicep. The ink is “Psalm 40”
Tueday May 14th
It is Tell Us Something Good Tuesday
And it is also the anniversary 1998 the final episode of Seinfeld aired.
The Cleveland Indians split the doubleheader with Yankees They won the first and lost the second. Now they are off to Philadelphia to play the Phillies
Angelina Jolie has revealed some shocking news -- in a New York Times Op-Ed piece. The Oscar-winning actress, writes that she had a double mastectomy after her doctors estimated she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer. (Angelina's mother died of cancer at age 56 after fighting the disease for nearly a decade.)
Dr. Joyce Brothers Died yesterday, she was 85...
Today show host Savannah Guthrie has gotten engaged. This will be the second marriage for Savannah, who was previously hitched to BBC producer Mark Orchard. They divorced in 2009.
Twinkies, Ho-Hos, and Ding Dongs are set to make their big return to store shelves within the next two months.
A woman was kicked off an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to New York and it was all because Whitney Houston. Apparently the flight crew and passengers got fed up with the woman's refusal to stop singing Whitney's "I Will Always Love You," causing the pilot had to make an emergency landing in Kansas City.
A woman playing Angry Birds on her smartphone on the john when -- oops! -- Her $22,000 engagement ring went down the can. It happened in Virginia. The woman called up a local sanitation company. The lucky sanitation crew got to sift for three days until they spotted the bling and returned it to her finger.
Disney's Merida, the brave Scottish archer, was a great role model for little girls last year. But now that the character is going to production as a doll, Merida is getting a sexy makeover. Merida's dress went from drab and demure to sparkly, low-cut, and form-fitting. (Not going over well)
Most little girls dream of wearing beautiful clothes. But Suri Cruise isn't just wearing beautiful clothes ... she's designing them now. TomKat's daughter – who's 7 – just signed a deal worth almost $3 million to design her own line of clothes.
The Yankee Candle Company has added two candles to the Man Candles collection – hickory-smoked bacon and buttered popcorn
Keith Urban premiered his new single “Little Bit of Everything” on country radio and the Official Keith Urban App yesterday
Monday May 13th
This is National Police Week.
Do you think men are better cooks than women? A survey out of Britain says yes: and some of the more famous chefs in world famous restaurants are men. I wonder why do toy manufacturers target cooking toys, ovens etc, babies to one gender? I guess only girls can cook and change a diaper and only boys can enjoy trucks. All the gender stereotypes and“pink ony” stuff sure seems outdated in 2013.
The Cleveland Indians are in first place! The Tribe won again AGAIN 4-3 Over the Tigers. Tribe/Yankees double header today 12noon at Progressive Field. You may have noticed ballplayers using pink bats, adding pink ribbons to their uniforms, wearing pink shoes or long-sleeve pink undershirts on Sunday? It was part of the annual Mother's Day promotion put on by Major League Baseball and the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.
Barbara Walters retiring--except she'll still appear on The View and her specials till next summer.
Lindsay Lohan isn't even two weeks into her 90-day court-ordered rehab stint -- and already she's threatening to leave. Linds is reportedly furious that The Betty Ford Center has cut off her supply of Adderall.
Box Office biggies 1. Iron Man 3 - $72.5 million 2. The Great Gatsby - $51 million
Powerball 350 millio… sheesh..
Stress: A survey of more than 7,000 U.S. mothers reveals that the average mom rates her stress level an 8.5 out of 10. What’s got them so stressed? For 46 percent of moms, husbands are a bigger source of stress than kids.
A new study found that dreams your wife or girlfriend has will end up affecting how she treats you. For example, if she has a dream of you cheating, you can expect to face repercussions for it later – even though you didn’t do anything. It seems the brain, on a subconscious level, doesn’t know the difference between a dream and an actual memory.
According to a new study from Boston College, students in the U.S. rank worst in the world when it comes to getting enough sleep to function in school. Amazingly, 73 percent of 9- and 10-year-olds and 80 percent of 13- and 14-year-olds struggle in school because they’re tired
A new survey says one-in-five workers has a bad boss that’s hurting their career.
According to a new BankRate.com poll, Tennessee is the best state in the U.S. for retirement. Statistics on cost of living, crime rates, tax rates, access to medical care and average annual temperatures
Happy birthday to Darius Rucker! He turns 47
Arizona native Dierks Bentley is opening a bar in his home state. Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row -- a 1920s style saloon with a modern flair -- will open its doors in Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona this summer.
Buns aren't just for ballerinas anymore.The bun is gaining major traction as a favorite hairdo for men.Here is a list of celebrity guys who love nothing more than to throw their long locks back into a mini-man bun: