Today is Thursday July 10, 2014

 

 

Six Things That Will Make You Feel Really Old

 

HIGHLIGHTS:  Here are a few things that will make you feel OLD.  1998 is as far away as 2030.  Kids starting high school next month were born in 2001.  And the Taco Bell Chihuahua has been dead for five years.

FULL STORY:  Not sure you needed a reminder that you're getting old . . . but here you go:  Six random facts that will make you feel really old . . .

1.  1998 is as far away as 2030.

2.  If Bart Simpson was a real person, he'd be 31 now.

3.  Kids starting high school next month were born in 2001.

4.  Jerry Seinfeld was 35 when "Seinfeld" started . . . now he's 60.

5.  The Taco Bell Chihuahua has been dead for five years.

6.  In "Back to the Future", Marty travels back in time from 1985 to 1955.  If someone travelled 30 years back in time today, it would be to 1984. 

 

The first Anti-"Bro Country" Song is Coming Out July 15th

 

HIGHLIGHTS:  A new duo named MADDIE & TAE is coming out with what's considered the first anti-"bro country" song.  It's called "Girl In A Country Song" and it references several hits, including Billy Currington's "Hey Girl" . . . Thomas Rhett's "Get Me Some of That" . . . Florida Georgia Line's "Get Your Shine On" . . . and Chris Young's "Aw Naw", to name a few.

 

Oklahoma Is The State Most Like a Country Song . . . New Jersey Is The Least

 

HIGHLIGHTS:  The website estately.com came out with a ranking of the U.S. states that are most like a country song.  It's based on lifestyle themes like truck sales, liquor consumption and divorce rates.  Oklahoma finished first, followed by Texas and Missouri.  Surprisingly, Tennessee is 12th, but not surprisingly, New Jersey is last.

 

A Pilot Ordered Pizza for the Entire Plane After They Got Stuck on the Tarmac

 

HIGHLIGHTS:  On Monday, a Frontier flight to Denver got stuck on the tarmac in Cheyenne, Wyoming because of rain, and there wasn't any food on board.  So the pilot called DOMINO'S . . . and ordered 35 pizzas to feed all 160 passengers.

 

The Trendiest Baby Names For 2014 Are Imogen and Asher

 

HIGHLIGHTS:  A baby naming website just released a list of the trendiest baby names so far this year.  The top three names for girls are Imogen, Charlotte, and Isla . . . and the top three for boys are Asher, Declan, and Atticus.

 

A Guy Was Gored During the Running of the Bulls . . . After Writing a Book Last Month on How to Not Get Gored During the Running of the Bulls

 

HIGHLIGHTS:  A 32-year-old writer from Chicago published a book last month on how to avoid getting gored at the Running of the Bulls in Spain.  And yesterday . . . HE GOT GORED at the Running of the Bulls.  A 1,300-pound bull got him twice in the right thigh, but he's expected to make a full recovery.

 

Have a great day!

 

John Elliott  cool