Show Notes for Wednesday January 16, 2019

Show Notes for Wednesday January 16, 2019

David McLane, the founder of the ’80s hit TV series and cult classic GLOW (“Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling”), he and the Los Angeles Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss bring the groundbreaking all-female wrestling promotion WOW – WOMEN OF WRESTLING to AXS TV on Friday, January 18 at 9pE/6pP.

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January 16
National Without a Scalpel Day
National Nothing Day
National Religious Freedom Day
National Fig Newton Day

A survey by found that one third of Americans don’t know the names of all four of their grandparents. (
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An intoxicated woman had to be restrained by police at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International airport on Sunday after screaming at a JetBlue employee and threatening that she had a gun. The now viral video shows the woman, now identified as 26-year-old Sabrina Thomas of California, having a complete meltdown at the JetBlue counter and yelling at an employee. It was believed that Thomas was one of the passengers whose flights were delayed by ten hours due to technical issues and was waiting for another plane. However, JetBlue tells Yahoo Lifestyle that Thomas was scheduled for a flight that did not have any major delays but was denied boarding because she was drunk. The situation escalated when Thomas climbed onto the counter and called a male JetBlue employee a ‘rapist.’ She also reportedly claimed that she was homeless and threatened that she had a gun on her. A second video shows police surrounding her before leading her away in handcuffs. Thomas, who is white, is heard screaming “I hate white people, I fu**ing hate white cops.” (


For the first time in almost 30 years, the Oscars will air without a host. The producers are apparently planning for a group of A-listers to introduce various segments throughout the night.

The cast of Celebrity Big Brother Season 2 has been confirmed. The 12 house guests are Tom Green (actor, Road Trip), Lolo Jones (Olympian), Tamar Braxton (singer, reality TV star), Ricky Williams (former NFL running back), Natalie Eva Marie (former WWE Superstar), Joey Lawrence (actor, Melissa & Joey), Jonathan Bennett (actor, Mean Girls), Anthony Scaramucci (former White House Director of Communications), Kato Kaelin (actor, witness in O.J. Simpson trial), Dina Lohan (mother of Lindsay Lohan), Kandi Burruss (Real Housewives of Atlanta), and Ryan Lochte (Olympian).

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The Police Chief of Houston stopped a driver going 140 mph. The chief could have arrested him, but decided to just give him a ticket. 

One mom came up with the perfect solution for kids who refuse to clean up after themselves. A recent Instagram post shows a plastic bin labeled “Toy Jail,” which holds toys hostage until children complete their chores. The message on the clear plastic bin says: “Toy Jail. You left it out and I picked it up, I’ve got your stuff, you’re out of luck. To get it back, please do a chore, then it’s yours, just like before.”

A mystery account on Instagram is trying to break Kylie Jenner’s record for the most likes on Instagram — with a photo of a literal egg. The photo is the lone post on @world_record_egg’s account. It was published on January 4. Accompanying text reads: “Let’s set a world record together and get the most liked post on Instagram. Beating the current world record held by Kylie Jenner (18 million)! We got this.”

Olympic gymnastics champion Aly Raisman fell and broke her elbow on her stairs. 

German police are investigating after an angry man returned a computer he had just bought saying it was packed with small potatoes instead of computer parts. The store replaced the computer free of charge but became suspicious when he returned a short time later with another potato-filled computer casing.

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Well-known millionaire John Jacob Astor died when the Titanic sank. The band kept on playing while the Titanic sank, but not "Nearer My God To Thee," as is popularly believed, but the hymn "Autumn," by Francois Barthelemon.


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A restaurant owner in China who had 33 pounds of sausages stolen has written an open letter in which he offers the thief a job. It’s not certain if the owner is serious about the job offer but he wrote that he admires the thief’s bravery, quickness and notes he must be suffering hardships.
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In China, a woman called emergency services to complain that her boyfriend refused to warm her feet. Then, a few minutes later, the boyfriend called the same emergency number to complain that his girlfriend wouldn’t remove her cold feet from atop his stomach, where she was warming them.

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