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Grey Poupon ice cream because let’s ruin ice cream

I'm all for experimenting in the kitchen, but c'mon, food companies. Hot on the tail of Mountain Dew announcing a pickle flavor, the ice cream company Van Leeuwen has announced that they are releasing a spat of different flavors for the summer. Including a Grey Poupon version. Yes, as in the mustard. MUSTARD. ICE CREAM. WHAT [...]

By |2022-06-07T09:54:38-05:00June 7th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

The U.K. is launching the biggest four-day work week test

For most of us, the idea of a four-day workweek is nothing more than a dream. HOWEVER, workers in the U.K. are involved in an experiment to see if they can pull it off. The program, which is open to 3,300 employees from a variety of occupations, not only offers a four-day workweek, but it [...]

By |2022-06-07T09:42:26-05:00June 7th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

Mariah Carey is getting sued over “All I Want For Christmas Is You”

And, before you ask, no, it's not over how much that song gets played between Thanksgiving and Christmas. A singer/songwriter named Andy Stone has brought the lawsuit against Mariah over the song, which he says she stole five years after he made a song with the same title. For the record, Stone is better known [...]

By |2022-06-06T09:40:52-05:00June 6th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

Cell phones, wallets most common things left in Ubers

Witnessed this just this past weekend at Wine in the Wild. Someone got dropped off at the Sunset Zoo and left their cell phone in the truck, then went sprinting off after it. The driver did flip around and come back, so it all ended well, thankfully. Cell phones, however, are the top item left behind [...]

By |2022-06-06T09:31:09-05:00June 6th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

“Spider-Man: No Way Home”, “Euphoria” take top MTV Movie and TV Awards Honors

The MTV Movie and TV Awards were held Sunday night. I know, right? Totally forgot about them, also. Spider-Man: No Way Home and Euphoria won a number of awards, including Best Movie and Best Show, respectively. Tom Holland also picked up a Best Performance in a Movie, while Zendaya scored Best Performance in a Show. [...]

By |2022-06-06T09:19:02-05:00June 6th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

Marriage proposal ruined by Disneyland Paris employee

Note for the future: do NOT try to propose on an outdoor stage at Disneyland Paris. A guy, let's call him Bruno. Why? I don't know. He just looks like a Bruno. Anyway, Bruno decided to propose to his girlfriend at Disneyland Paris on an outdoor stage with the Sleeping Beauty Castle in the background. [...]

By |2022-06-06T09:09:08-05:00June 6th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

Coffee can add years to your life

SCORE! The American College of Cardiology has just reaffirmed my lifestyle choices with a new study that says drinking two to three cups of coffee a day can add YEARS to your life. This was a very comprehensive study, as well. It tracked over 400,000 people for around a decade. The results fly in the [...]

By |2022-03-25T09:54:55-05:00March 25th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

Pepsi, IHOP team for new syrupy soda

When people complain that their soda is 'too syrupy,' that isn't a suggestion, Pepsi. The cola company announced a new abomination this week. In a collaboration with IHOP, you, too, can try Maple Syrup Pepsi. That sound you hear is millions of people getting diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. To win a single, 12-ounce can, [...]

By |2022-03-25T09:41:42-05:00March 25th, 2022|Z News|0 Comments

Lost skills include map reading, wiring plugs

Yeah, you read the headline right. Wiring plugs. The list comes from a poll of adults listing off what "traditional skills and hobbies" aren't being used as much. Wiring plugs came in at No. 13. Were all of the adults polled electricians? Because I know myself well enough to know that I should be nowhere [...]

By |2022-03-22T09:10:28-05:00March 22nd, 2022|Z News|0 Comments
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