Fleeing suspect in Georgia abandons winning lottery ticket – WILX
A suspect in Georgia left his good luck behind when he abandoned a winning lottery ticket while fleeing sheriff’s deputies.
Grant’s Farm, closed since the pandemic, will reopen in October for drive-thru Halloween event – STLToday
SIUE Drops ACT-SAT Testing Requirement for 2021 Admission and Scholarships – SIUE
University of Missouri expels 2 students, suspends 3 for violating COVID-19 rules – Kansas City
This Guy’s Angry Reaction to His Own Tree Cutting Screw-Up – Subtrack
Miller Lite Has Created a New Beer Can That’s Also a TV Antenna – PRNewswire
The New Workout Trend Is Skin-Colored Gear to Make You Look Naked – NEWS AU
Doctors: COVID-19 likely with us for at least another year – KMOV
Real estate in “Zoom towns” has been taking off during the pandemic . . . those are places that are great to live in when you’re working remotely and are more affordable than big cities.
Meth use has jumped 20% in the U.S. since the pandemic started.
The famous bar Coyote Ugly in New York City has shut down after 28 years. The owner says, quote, “After sitting closed for six months . . . we simply can’t afford to pay rent.”
Want Free Restaurant Food Every Single Day? Here’s One Guy’s Smart But Unethical Life Hack to Get It – Buzzfeed
Mountain Dew creates first cocktail for Red Lobster, the ‘Dew Garita.’ Here’s when you can try the tequila drink. – USAToday
If 2,500 people go to a website called headcount.org to make sure they are registered to vote , Samuel L. Jackson will share his gift with all of us…what is Mr Jackson’s gift?
NEIL PATRICK HARRIS was on the “Today” show yesterday, and he said his whole family had Covid 19 five months ago. That’s him, his husband David Burtka, and their 9-year-old twins.
Ever the sourpuss Noel Gallagher, formerly of Oasis, says he’s not wearing a mask and doesn’t shockingly doesn’t care what you think. Gallagher’s brother Liam, in expected brotherly fashion, disagrees. He recently tweeted that wearing a mask’s “gotta be done.”
“South Park” has a coronavirus one-hour “Pandemic Special” coming on Wednesday, September 30th. It’ll be the show’s first hour-long special. Here’s the promo. There’s no word when a full, new season will premiere
Disney+ dropped a new trailer for The Mandalorian yesterday. There is a bunch of new characters, such as Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano, and a mysterious figure in a hood that’s portrayed by WWE wrestler Sasha Banks. The Mandalorian season 2 launches October 30
KRISTEN BELL and DAX SHEPARD let their daughters . . . who are 7 and 5 . . . drink O’Doul’s . . . even during their ZOOM CLASSES. Dax drinks it because he’s been sober for 16 years, and they’re cool with the girls drinking it since it’s non-alcoholic. Technically, it’s .05% alcohol by volume, which is BASICALLY nothing. Here is Kristen talking about it. She also says it has allowed them to have a conversation with their daughters about sobriety, and why their father CAN’T drink.
Madonna announced Tuesday that she is co-writing and directing that film about her own life. She said “There are so many untold and inspiring stories and who better to tell it than me. It’s essential to share the roller coaster ride of my life with my voice and vision,” the pop icon said. Oscar-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody will co-write the script. The film, still untitled.
The crown worn by THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. in his last photo shoot sold for more than $594,000 at an auction last night. That’s a HUGE markup. The photographer who originally bought it for the shoot says, quote, “This crown is a novelty item; I bought it at a place on Broadway called Gordon’s. Without Biggie, the crown would not be worth [six figures]. I only paid six bucks for it.”
CARDI B is divorcing OFFSET after almost three years of marriage. They have a kid named Kulture Kiari
The Most Unique Rapper Baby Names Through The Years (From Old-School To 2019)
STORMI (TRAVIS SCOTT & KYLIE JENNER)
MESSIAH YA’MAJESTY (T.I.)
NORTH WEST (KIM K & KANYE WEST)
KULTURE KIARI (CARDI B)
KING CAIRO (TYGA)
SNO FILMON DOT COM COZART (CHIEF KEEF)
BLUE IVY (BEYONCE & JAY-Z)
PERCY, MERCY, VERCY, HERCY (MASTER P)
FUTURE ZAHIR (FUTURE & CIARA)
ROYALTY (CHRIS BROWN)
SAINT AND CHICAGO (KIMYE: ROUND II)
CALI DREAM (THE GAME)
DAZYNA (FLAVOR FLAV)
LION (DJ KHALED)
RUMI AND SIR (BEYONCE & JAY-Z: ROUND II)
KARMA BRIDGES (LUDACRIS)
HEIRESS DIANA, PLUS MAJOR AND DEYJAH (T.I.: ROUND II)
MOROCCAN AND MONROE (MARIAH CAREY & NICK CANNON)
ROCKET AYER (PHARRELL)
EXODUS, PRAISE, KING COY + 12 OTHERS (DMX)
MARQUISE AND SIRE (50 CENT)
EGYPT DAOUD AND GENESIS ALI (ALICIA KEYS & SWIZZ BEATS)
D’LILA STAR, CHANCE, JUSTIN DIOR (P DIDDY)
ROYAL REIGN (LIL KIM)
Not to be out done Taylor Hanson of Hanson and his wife are expecting their 7th kid…their current childrens names are…Wilhelmina Jane, Penelope Anne, Viggo Moriah, Jordan Ezra, River Samuel, and Claude Indiana Emmanuel
Taylor Swift is now in elite female company after her 2014 album 1989 just posted its 300th week on the Billboard 200 chart. 1989 debuted at #1 on November 15, 2014, and has been on the chart for 300 of 307 possible weeks since. 1989 now joins Adele’s 21, Lana Del Rey’s Born to Die and Carole King’s Tapestry as the only albums by women to hit the 300-week chart milestone. The all-time leader in terms of total weeks on the chart remains Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon, which was on the chart for 950 weeks.
Pop Culture Moments That Happened In September 2010
Linkin Park’s “The Catalyst” was the No. 1 alternative song in the country
Lady Gaga created one of the most talked-about moments in VMA history when she wore the “meat dress“
Beyoncé joined Jay-Z on stage (at Yankee Stadium) during his and Eminem’s The Home & Home Tour
Apple released its second-generation Apple TV, which — aside from being the first to run on iOS — included Netflix integrated into it (unleashing the beginning of the streaming era)
Apple also released its sixth generation of the iPod Nano, which looked sorta like an Apple Watch
The New York Times reported that all those ads on YouTube were making the company some serious money and that it would actually make a profit
It was officially announced that Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez would be the new judges on American Idol
Lindsay Lohan was booked in jail after she violated her probation by testing positive for a controlled substance — after serving less than a day, she was released on bail. She would check into rehab a few days later
Gloria Stuart (who played old Rose in Titanic) died at age 100
Mike & Molly and the reboot of Hawaii Five-0 were among the TV shows that made their debut that month…
As did $h*! My Dad Says, which, in case you forgot, was based on a Twitter account
The Venice Film Festival happened — with Black Swan being the movie that opened the festival Machete, Easy A, and The Town were among the movies released into theaters
Nick Jonas is 28.
Amy Poehler is 49.
Molly Shannon is 56.
Jennifer Tilly is 62.
Magician David Copperfield is 64.
Mickey Rourke is 68.
Today’s BURTON BIRTHDAY OF THE DAY…he is one of those actors that has been in a million different things. He has an extremely recognizable face. He’s been in a billion movies and TV shows. Most notably…This Is Spinal Tap, Batman Forever, and he rolls with the Christopher Guest crew….Ed Begley Jr is 71 years young today.
Today’s birthday girl has been ridden more than a city bus in 261 fine films including:
- Anal Warfare Volume 14
- Grand Theft Anal
- Sex School
- A Taste Of Salt And Honey
- Clippin the Hedges
- Watch Me Shave
- And who could forget…her unforgettable role in…Double Parked Volume 10: The Lots Full
JESSICA FIORENTINO is 41 YEARS OLD
The Cardinals didn’t look great last night as they lost to the Brewers 18-3. Jack Flaherty took the loss. The benches did clear after something was said from the Brewers locker room, luckily no players were ejected but both managers were. It’s another double header for the Cards and Brewers tonight. Adam Wainwright gets the start during the afternoon game and a starter for game 2 hasn’t been announced.
Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association reached an agreement to host most of the 2020 playoffs, including the division series, league championship series and World Series, in neutral-site “bubbles.” The league unveiled the locations for the postseason Tuesday, also noting the American League playoffs will begin Sept. 29, while the National League will open play one day later on Sept. 30. The ALDS will be played in San Diego and LA while the NLDS will take place in Arlington and Texas. The World Series will be played in Arlington. Here is what we know the players will have to do…players on contending teams will have to quarantine at a hotel for the final 7 days of the regular season. Get a COVID test daily and if their team is eliminated, the player can leave the hotel.
The New York Islanders aren’t going home yet. Down 3-1 in the Eastern Conference Final, the Isles forced a Game 6 with a 2-1 victory over the Lightning. Game 5 saw a massive rebound from New York after blowing a 1-0 lead Sunday on their way to a 4-1 loss. Jordan Eberle scored the game-winning goal 12:30 into the second overtime period.
The Washington Capitals announced Tuesday they have hired Peter Laviolette as their new head coach. The two sides agreed to a three-year contract. Laviolette said the following about joining the Caps: “I’m thankful and excited for the opportunity to lead this hockey club. This is a winning organization with high expectations.” Washington fired Todd Reirden in August after he spent two seasons as the team’s head coach. Washington was ousted in the first round of the playoffs in each of the past two seasons.
Don’t call it a come back…they clearly have done this before. For the second time this playoffs, the Denver Nuggets have fought back from being down 3 games to 1 and eliminated the LA Clippers last night. The Nuggets will now take on the Lakers in the Western Conference finals. In the Eastern Conference Finals, the Heat picked up a game 1 win over the Celtics.
New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is likely headed to the sidelines for a few weeks with an ankle injury. The injury comes from a Week 1 win over the Buccaneers after which Thomas believed he could continue playing. Two days of attempted recovery have proven that tougher than originally thought. The 2016 second-round pick has been durable to start his career and missed only one game in his first four seasons in the league. The three-time Pro Bowler is one of the best offensive weapons in the NFL and led the league in catches the last two years, as well as in receiving yards in 2019.
UFC star Conor McGregor responded to the latest allegations of sexual assault against him with a profanity-laden post on Facebook. “Try set me up all yous f–king want over and over and over the truth will always set me free! Be it baby father claims, rape, indecent exposure. You f–king name it. Never will I fold! The truth is the truth and it gives me wings. I know my character! God bless DNA! God bless Cctv! God bless Eye witness! God bless the truth! The truth is power! I am free! Never will a dime be paid to anyone coming at me with vicious lies! I will fight! And I am only beginning my fight!” The post comes in response to accusations of attempted sexual assault against McGregor in Corsica. He was taken into police custody and questioned but was not charged.
LSU football coach Ed Orgeron said that most of his team has contracted COVID-19. “Not all of our players, but most of our players have caught it,” Orgeron told reporters. “I think that hopefully they won’t catch it again, and hopefully they’re not out for games.” Orgeron later said he wasn’t sure the exact number of players had caught the virus, but said, “Hopefully that once you catch it, you don’t get it again.” The SEC says players who have tested positive don’t have to be tested again for 90 days. In related SEC news, the Florida Gators learned of six new positive tests on their team in their most recent round of testing.