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Jalapeno M&M’s Are About To Become A Thing

Jalapeno M&M’s Are About To Become A Thing

It looks like M&M’s is going to really start doubling down on the Oreo business model of “let’s release a bunch of strange flavors and, you know, just kinda see what happens.” A picture just leaked of three new, quote, “internationally inspired flavors” of peanut M&M’s.  And they are:  English Toffee . . . Thai…

Jordy Nelson on facing his old friends from Green Bay Friday night

Jordy Nelson on facing his old friends from Green Bay Friday night

After 10 years with the Packers, Jordy Nelson has traded in the green and gold for the silver and black. He’ll face a lot of old friends when Green Bay travels to Oakland Friday night for the two team’s 3rd preseason game. Regardless of how many reps he gets or how many catches he pulls…

500 Guitarists Play “Highway to Hell”

500 Guitarists Play “Highway to Hell”

500 guitarists in Australia got together at a festival and played “Highway to Hell” by AC/DC at the same time, to set a new world record.  Considering the large group is made up of pickers of all ages and skill levels, they actually sound pretty tight.  

MUSIC NEWS

Earth, Wind & Fire celebrates 40th anniversary of “the 21st night of “September”: “It’s our Mardi Gras”

Earth, Wind & Fire celebrates 40th anniversary of “the 21st night of “September”: “It’s our Mardi Gras”

Tim Mosenfelder/Getty ImagesSeptember 21 is always a celebration for Earth, Wind & Fire fans, but this year, it’s even more special.  That’s because this year marks the 40th anniversary of their gold-certified #1 single “September, which begins with the unforgettable line, “Do you remember/The 21st night of September?” Group co-founder Verdine White told TMZ that September 21 is always special for the…

Dickey Betts’ brain surgery a success, says family

Dickey Betts’ brain surgery a success, says family

TKO/Eric GettlerDickey Betts’ brain surgery was successful. An update published on Betts’ website says, “Dickey Betts and his family want everyone to know that his surgery was a success. The outpouring of support from all over the world has been overwhelming and amazing. We are so appreciative. Thank you all so much for your wonderful…

Bee Gees to release “Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits” on double vinyl

Bee Gees to release “Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits” on double vinyl

UMeThe Bee Gees will giving their Timeless: The All-Time Greatest Hits collection the vinyl treatment. Already available on CD and digital, the group will add double gatefold vinyl to the format options. The 21 tracks are formatted in chronological order, from 1966’s “Spicks and Specks” to the 1987 hit “You Win Again.”  Their eight biggest…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

Will Smith on his debut as a stand-up comedian: “I AM HOOKED”

Will Smith on his debut as a stand-up comedian: “I AM HOOKED”

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) — Will Smith took his first crack at stand-up comedy this week and he loved it. In an Instagram post on Thursday night, Smith shared a series of photos from his comedy debut. “I did Stand Up last night… FIRST TIME EVER!,” he wrote. “I opened for Dave Chappelle. I AM HOOKED.” According to Variety, Smith made his…

‘Thor’ co-stars Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson “make it look good” in sneak peek of ‘Men in Black’ reboot

‘Thor’ co-stars Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson “make it look good” in sneak peek of ‘Men in Black’ reboot

ABC/Radhika Chalasani(LONDON) — Thor: Ragnarok co-stars Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson are front and center in a black-and-white, on-set social media snap that gives fans their first look at them in the as-yet-untitled reboot of the Men in Black franchise, which will be based in the U.K. The pair can be seen on Hemsworth’s Insta, wearing most of their get-ups as members of the super-secret alien…

Round 3 – ‘Daredevil’ returns October 19

Round 3 – ‘Daredevil’ returns October 19

David Lee/Netflix(NEW YORK) — The third season of the acclaimed Netflix Marvel series Daredevil will hit the streaming service October 19. In a promo revealing the return, Charlie Cox’s Matt Murdock — blind lawyer for the oppressed by day, masked vigilante by night — has fallen from the light spiritually. Bloodied and  partially in shadow,…

Run, Forrest! Run! Michael Moore thinks Tom Hanks should be the next president

Run, Forrest! Run! Michael Moore thinks Tom Hanks should be the next president

ABC(NEW YORK) — Filmmaker Michael Moore wants to tap a Hollywood legend for a White House run: Tom Hanks.”When [people] say people don’t love Trump,” Moore tells ABC’s Peter Travers, “I [say] you clearly have never watched ‘The Apprentice! People loved that show. [Trump] was a beloved figure! Why don’t we [Democrats] run beloved figures?”When…

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