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Santana and Rob Thomas Will Rescue Us with a Follow-Up to “Smooth”!!!

Santana and Rob Thomas Will Rescue Us with a Follow-Up to “Smooth”!!!

I’ll tell you what I could use right about now:  A time machine to take me back to the days before we had to worry about terrorists and white supremacists and killer pandemics . . . A time before politics destroyed friendships and families, and the Kardashians ruined everything else.  A simpler time . .…

Good News: Lottery Tickets, Barbie Dolls, and a Mom’s GoFundMe Page

Good News: Lottery Tickets, Barbie Dolls, and a Mom’s GoFundMe Page

Here are a few more good news stories making the rounds . . .   1.  A woman from Missouri was in Florida last month, and her flight got cancelled.  So to pass the time, she bought some lottery tickets . . . scratched one off . . . and won a million bucks.   2.  Mattel…

One in Nine People Dread Mondays Every Single Week

One in Nine People Dread Mondays Every Single Week

Did you have that familiar, sinking feeling last night that MONDAY was right around the corner?  A new poll found close to one in four people feel that way MOST weeks.     11% of us dread Mondays EVERY single week, and another 12% said more often than not.  So that’s 23% total.     Not everyone…

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ROLLING STONES COMING TO HIENZ FIELD OCTOBER 4TH!

  Great news: The Rolling Stones have announced their new date for 2021. The No Filter tour hits Heinz Field on October 4th. Tickets are on sale July 30th at www.Ticketmaster.com. Tickets for the previously scheduled show will be honored. See you soon!   Sign up in the Free ticket window to win tickets before…

10 Interesting Stats on the Tokyo Summer Olympics

10 Interesting Stats on the Tokyo Summer Olympics

The Summer Olympics finally launch this Friday in Tokyo, so WalletHub put together some interesting facts and stats about the Games.  Here are 10 highlights:     1.  The estimated cost of the Summer Olympics is $26 BILLION, which is mostly why Japan is pushing forward with it, despite 80% of the population NOT wanting…

The XFL Has Been Sold . . . to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson!

The XFL Has Been Sold . . . to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson!

The XFL is coming back . . . again?     Yesterday, DWAYNE “THE ROCK” JOHNSON, along with other investors, purchased the XFL for $15 million.  The league had declared bankruptcy, so they swooped in and bought it just before it hit the auction block.     The Rock’s business partner says the plan is to launch the league…

What’s Your Free Time Worth? The Average Answer Is $15.63 an Hour

What’s Your Free Time Worth? The Average Answer Is $15.63 an Hour

Everything has a price, including our free time.  So how much is yours worth to you?     A survey asked 2,000 Americans how valuable their free time is.  And the average answer was $15.63 an hour.  That’s just over twice the federal minimum wage.     And the top at-home tasks that feel like work to…

Unheard Rolling Stones and Jimmy Page track Scarlet revealed

Unheard Rolling Stones and Jimmy Page track Scarlet revealed

SCARLET ⤫ FEATURING JIMMY PAGE ⤫ OUT NOW! https://t.co/2hxmfEmnMt Originally recorded in October 1974, this track has never been released before – featuring legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist @JimmyPage and guests Blind Faith’s Rick Grech on bass.#ExperienceGoatsHeadSoup pic.twitter.com/FPPl3lU2sf — The Rolling Stones (@RollingStones) July 22, 2020

Billy Joel Found an Old Piano on the Street, So He Played It

Billy Joel Found an Old Piano on the Street, So He Played It

When BILLY JOEL is walking down the street, and sees a piano on the sidewalk, what do you think he does.  He PLAYS it, of course.  This actually happened a few weeks ago in Huntington, Long Island.     Billy happened to see an upright piano someone was throwing away, so have gave it a spin.  And…