A North Carolina 15 year-old went to his nearby Target last week looking for a clip-on tie for his first job interview. An employee informed him that they didn’t sell clip-on ties, so she got another employee to show the boy how to tie a real one.
The United States Weather Bureau was authorized by Congress. The bureau is officially known as the National Weather Service
Between watches and warnings, they translate more than 6400 individual products every day.
Happy 145th birthday, thanks for keeping us all safe!
The Boeing 727 took her maiden flight!
It became the world’s most popular way to fly until production stopped in 1984.
The Boeing 747 flew its inaugural flight!
This was the beginning of the Jumbo Jet era!
and then lastly…
The Simpsons became the longest-running prime-time animated series!
The Flintstones were the previous record-holders!
Greatest show ever!
Beauty experts and dermatologists say that women should be shaving their faces, and they’re glad the trend is growing.
One woman who has been shaving 3 times a week for 8 years now, says it’s cheap, takes seconds, and doesn’t irritate her skin like lasers or waxing.
She also says her facial hair hasn’t grown back thicker or blacker like woman have been told for decades, and insists that regular shaving has actually improved her complexion.
Shaving also allegedly helps make-up go on more evenly and easily, because it removes the top layer of dead skin cells like a mild form of microdermabrasion.
This ends up increasing collagen production, which reduces wrinkles.
Read more HERE!
Check out these awesome Grammy performances from Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Brandy Clarke and Dwight Yoakam!
Using data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, Taxfoundation.org has come out with a new infographic map, showing the actually value of a $100 bill, per state, across the country.
As they state in their article, ‘average prices for similar goods are much higher in California or New York than in Mississippi or South Dakota, the same amount of dollars will buy you comparatively less in the high-price states, or comparatively more in low-price states.’
Across the country, the states where $100 has the most value are:
- Mississippi – $115.74
- Arkansas – $114.16
- Alabama – $113.51
- Missouri – $113.51
- South Dakota – $113.38
The places where $100 has the least value are:
- Washington, D.C. – $84.60
- Hawaii – $85.32
- New York – $86.66
- New Jersey – $87.64
- California – $88.57
What about Kansas?
In Kansas, it feels like you get $111.23 for every Benjamin in your pocket!
Album of the Year: “Morning Phase”, Beck
Record of the Year: “Stay with Me (Darkchild Version)”, Sam Smith
Song of the Year: “Stay with Me (Darkchild Version)”, Sam Smith
Best New Artist: Sam Smith
Best Pop Album: “In the Lonely Hour”, Sam Smith
Best Traditional Pop Album: “Cheek to Cheek”, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga
Best Pop Solo Performance: “Happy (Live)”, Pharrell
Best Pop Performance By a Duo or Group: “Say Something”, A Great Big World with Christina Aguilera
Best Rock Song: “Ain’t It Fun”, Paramore
Best Rock Album: “Morning Phase”, Beck
Best Rock Performance: “Lazaretto”, Jack White
Best Metal Performance: “The Last in Line”, Tenacious D
Best Alternative Music Album: “St. Vincent”, St. Vincent
Best R&B Song: “Drunk in Love”, Beyoncé featuring Jay Z
Best R&B Album: “Love, Marriage, and Divorce”, Toni Braxton and Babyface
Best R&B Performance: “Drunk in Love”, Beyoncé featuring Jay Z
Best Traditional R&B Performance: “Jesus Children”, Robert Glasper Experiment featuring Lalah Hathaway and Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Best Rap Song: “I”, Kendrick Lamar
Best Rap Album: “The Marshall Mathers LP2”, Eminem
Best Rap Performance: “I”, Kendrick Lamar
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: “The Monster”, Eminem featuring Rihanna
Best Urban Contemporary Album: “Girl”, Pharrell
Best Country Song: “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”, Glen Campbell
Best Country Album: “Platinum”, Miranda Lambert
Best Country Solo Performance: “Something in the Water”, Carrie Underwood
Best Country Performance By a Duo or Group: “Gentle on My Mind”, The Band Perry
Best Americana Album: “The River & the Thread”, Rosanne Cash
Best American Roots Song: “A Feather’s Not a Bird”, Rosanne Cash
Best Soundtrack: “Frozen” . . . and the Best Score went to “The Grand Budapest Hotel”
Best Song Written for Visual Media: “Let It Go” (for “Frozen”), Idina Menzel
Best Arrangement: The a capella group Pentatonix
Best Music Video: “Happy”, Pharrell
Best Music Film: “20 Feet from Stardom”
Best Reggae Album: “Fly Rasta”, Ziggy Marley
Best Folk Album: “Remedy”, Old Crow Medicine Show
Best Dance Recording: “Rather Be”, Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne
Best Dance / Electronica Album: “Syro”, Aphex Twin
Stars of the ABC TV show “Nashville”, Lennon & Maisy (and real life sisters) are amazing musicians already, but their new YouTube video of their cover of “Boom Clap” by Charlie XCX is too gorgeous for words.
“CBS This Morning” went behind the scenes with Eric Church on his Outsiders Tour stop in LA and we are super jealous of them, but at least they filmed everything for us! Check out the video below and read about the whole experience right here.