Happy Friday! Here's what you missed on today's show.
The Morning Brain Buster:
Q. 68% of women say they know their man trusts them when he does this.
A. He gives her keys to his car.
Bonehead Of The Day:
A couple in Stockholm had to call police after their naughty took a turn for the embarrassing. Authorities say the couple was using handcuffs when at some point, they lost the key. “It was hard not to laugh, especially as my shift was ending," one of the responding police officers explains. "It's among the strangest things I have experienced, but I know that it does happen." Source: The Local
Stupid News-- Most Men Have Illnesses Dismissed as 'Man Flu' by Women Who Think They Overreact
Most London men have their illnesses dismissed as “man flu” by women who think they need to be stop overreacting, a study reveals.Menswear retailer Jacamo, which conducted the research, found that 55 percent of men in the capital had their sickness dismissed by the “derogative term”.More than 60 percent of women confess to initially not believing men are genuinely unwell. And a third of women surveyed admitted to trying to avoid encouraging men to be “needy”.British doctor and TV presenter Dr Christian Jessen said: “There is now no doubt that man flu is a real thing and not just made up by men looking for sympathy.“Many studies have looked for possible explanations, recent ones suggesting the increased testosterone levels found in men may weaken their immune response in the flu virus.“It causes many men to feel pretty rough for days but they rarely receive much sympathy from partners and friends, who usually think they’re just exaggerating or attention seeking, and so men feel they need to struggle on working.”Link: http://www.standard.co.uk/news/health/most-men-have-illnesses-dismissed-as-man-flu
Best Breakup Comfort Food
We all know that heartbreak is brutal and we all have different ways of handling it. For most, food is the go to pain reliever.Recently, One Poll market research and Yelp Eat24 asked what people’s favorite breakup comfort foods are. Don’t be surprised if a few of your favorites are on the list. It seems many of us share the same tastes.Ice Cream. 43% say this is the one food that makes the pain tolerable…at least until the next pint is needed.Pizza. 30% run to this American favorite.Fried Food. Any fried food will do! 22% count this as a favorite.Cake. Sweets for a sweetheart system crash. 18% love this choice.Burgers.Chocolate chip cookies.French fries.M&M’s.Mexican food.Cheesecake.Source: Bustle
Today is Random Acts of Kindness Day
February 17th is Random Acts of Kindness Day! National Random Acts of Kindness Day has grown in popularity each year. Celebrated by individuals, groups and organizations nationwide to encourage acts of kindness, this is a day that’s not focused on quantity (though that would be SUPER cool of you!), but really, just caring enough to do something nice for your fellow man (or woman – duh!)In New Zealand, where this day originated, Random Acts of Kindness Day is celebrated on September 1st. It’s also recognized by some on other celebrations throughout the year – but come on, doing random acts of kindness is something that can be done every single day of the year. Need some inspiration? Log on to RandomActsofKindness.org. In the meantime, here are a few quotes on the notion to get you going:“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” (Mark Twain)“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” (Aesop)“Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” (Scott Adams)“Kind words and actions can seem so small, but their effects are truly endless.” (Author Unknown)
Actors:Aidan Alexander (“The Borgias,” “The Seed,” “Red Wing”) – 17Anne Curtis (“When Love Begins,” “Green Rose”) – 32Joseph Gordon-Levitt (“10 Things I Hate About You,” “Inception,” “Beethoven,” “3rd Rock From The Sun,” “The Walk,” “Snowden”) – 36Hal Holbrook (“Into the Wild,” “Men of Honor,” “Lincoln,” “Sons of Anarchy”) – 92Meaghan Jette Martin (“Camp Rock,” Awkward”) – 25Jerry O’Connell (“Stand By Me,” “Sliders,” “Jerry Maguire,” “Crossing Jordan,” “Carpoolers,” “The Defenders”)– 42Chord Overstreet (“Glee”) – 28Lou Diamond Phillips (“La Bamba,” “Courage Under Fire,” “Che,” “Love Takes Wing,” “Longmire,” “The Crossroads of History”) – 55Sasha Pieterse (“Family Affair,” “Pretty Little Liars”) – 21Dominic Purcell (“Prison Break,” “The Flash,” “Legends of Tomorrow”) – 47Denise Richards (“Starship Troopers,” “Drop Dead Gorgeous,” “The World Is Not Enough,” “Wild Things,” “Blue Mountain State”) – 46Jason Ritter (“Joan of Arcadia,” “Parenthood,” “Another Period”) – 37Rene Russo (“Major League,” “Lethal Weapon,” “Outbreak,” “Get Shorty,” “Tin Cup,” “Ransom,” “Lethal Weapon” series, “The Thomas Crown Affair,” “Nightcrawler,” “The Intern”) – 63Bonnie Wright (“Harry Potter”) – 26Musicians:Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong – 45311’s Timothy Mahoney – 47Ed Sheeran – 26Bryan White – 43Plus:Model Selita Ebanks – 33Director Michael Bay (“The Rock,” “The Island,” “Transformers”) – 52Comedian Larry the Cable Guy (aka Daniel Lawrence "Larry" Whitney) – 54Socialite and alleged DJ Paris Hilton (FAST FACT: Due to bad behavior in her younger years, she was actually cut off from the family fortune and had to work to amass her own fortune. Thanks to her perfumes, appearances and such – her net worth is estimated to be $100-million,) – 36NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan (After playing for 15 seasons in the NBA for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards, he became the principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets. individual accolades and accomplishments include five Most Valuable Player (MVP) Awards, ten All-NBA First Team designations, nine All-Defensive First Team honors, fourteen NBA All-Star Game appearances, three All-Star Game MVP Awards, ten scoring titles, three steals titles, six NBA Finals MVP Awards, and the 1988 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award) – 54TV personality and author Rene Syler (Left "The Early Show" in 2006, wrote “Good Enough Mother” in 2007) – 54The late Black Panther Party co-founder Huey P. Newton (1942 – 1989)…he would have been 75
Video Of The Day:
Reigning baseball MVP and World Series hero Kris Bryant thinks he’s shooting a baseball workout video. Little does he know that the sound guy on the video crew is none other than Hall of Fame pitcher and four-time Cy Young Award winner Greg Maddux in disguise