Today we're going to speak to director and 23-year-old Musical Prodigy, Ashton Gleckman, who was dubbed “the boy with the bat ears” by Academy Award®-winning composer Hans Zimmer, about the enduring relevance of Kennedy's legacy as it transcends time and continues to inspire younger generations.
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Apple Cider Day
Married To A Scorpio Support Day
Mickey Mouse Birthday
Minnie Mouse’s Birthday
National Princess Day
National Vichyssoise Day
William Tell Day
National Occult Day
Push-Button Phone Day
Equal Opportunity Day
International Men’s Day
National Camp Day
National Play Monopoly Day
The Anniversary Of The Gettysburg Address
Women’s Entrepreneurship Day
World Toilet Day
International Journalist’s Remembrance Day
National Blow Bagpipes Day
National Carbonated Beverage With Caffeine Day
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How many times a day do you find yourself whipping out your phone to snap a picture? About 6, if you’re average, according to a new survey. OnePoll asked 2,000 Americans about their camera phone habits, and also found that when we go to a special event, we spend about 40% of the time peering through our phones, taking photos. The average person was found to have just under 2,800 pics on their camera roll. The most-popular photo subjects? In order: group photos with family (69%) and friends (66%), selfies (58%), pet pics (52%), and scenery (43%).
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a new survey of Americans with access to a streaming services, 45%
said having different movie tastes is a relationship dealbreaker.
Other revelations from the OnePoll survey: nearly 6 in 10 (57%)
people consider streaming a movie or series and hooking up as an
acceptable first date. And the average person streams a whopping
1,112 hours of content a year. That’s 21 hours per week.
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Apple TV+ has announced a new original “Peanuts” feature film. It’ll follow ‘Snoopy’ and ‘Charlie Brown’s’ biggest challenge yet, as the Peanuts characters embark on “an epic adventure to the Big City, learning the true meaning of friendship, while meeting some surprising new friends along the way.” Production from WildBrain Studios will begin in 2024. The project marks the first Apple original film from the partnership with Peanuts Worldwide and WildBrain that has been preceded by the streaming of library Peanuts originals and specials.
Rob Lowe’s new Fox competition show “The Floor” has set a January 2 premiere date, the network announced Monday. The “9-1-1: Lone Star” actor serves as a host and producer on the physical quiz show. The official logline says The Floor “is a spectacular battle of the brains in which 81 contestants stand on 81 squares on a massive game show floor, competing for a whopping $250,000 prize.”
Gwyneth Paltrow could be persuaded to act again… but only if the right person calls. The Goop founder revealed to “Entertainment Tonight” that despite being preoccupied as CEO of her lifestyle brand, her “Iron Man” co-star Robert Downey Jr. could convince her to get back on camera. Quote: “It would be very hard for me to do any acting right at the moment, just because of my job. But, I guess Robert Downey Jr. could probably always get me back.” She added, laughing: “You know, to some degree.”
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A report says that eating chocolate ice cream can significantly reduce emotional and physical pain.
WOULD YOU RATHER?
• Would you rather never get a paper cut again, or never get something stuck in your teeth again?
• Would you rather go without shampoo for the rest of your life, or toothpaste?
• Would you rather always have a mullet, or a ponytail?
• Would you rather be forced to listen to the same 10 songs on repeat for the rest of your life, or forced to watch the same 5 movies on repeat for the rest of your life?
• Would you rather listen to an annoying laugh for a whole day, or get tickled for one hour?
• Would you rather your only mode of transportation be a donkey, or a giraffe?
• Would you rather be physically stronger than most people, or be able to fly?
• Would you rather have to always wear heavy boots, or never be able to wear shoes?
• Would you rather never have another embarrassing fall in public, or never feel the need to pass gas in public again?
FACT FOR YOU:
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✓ Hair and nails grow faster during pregnancy.
✓ Apples ripen after being picked. Oranges don’t.
✓ An iceberg contains more heat than a match.
✓ Queen Elizabeth II was Time magazine’s “Man of the Year” for 1952.
✓ Taking a warm shower leads to an increase in dopamine flow, which makes us more creative.
✓ The International Space Station is the most expensive object ever built, at US$150 billion.
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COOLEST PLACES TO TRAVEL:
National Geographic Traveller has published its ranking of the 30 places and experiences comprising its 2024 “cool list”. Here are the top European destinations…
• Albanian Alps, Albania
• Belfast, Northern Ireland
• Emilia-Romagna, Italy
• Galloway and Southern Ayrshire, Scotland
• Nordland, Norway
• North Yorkshire, England
• Pompeii, Italy
• Saimaa, Finland
• Tartu, Estonia
• The Euros, Germany
• Valletta, Malta
• Wild Atlantic Way, Ireland
And here are the coolest spots to visit in the Americas…
• Atacema Desert, Chile
• Lima, Peru
• New York State, US
• Miami, US
• Texas, US
• Nova Scotia, Canada
• Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico
• Iberá Wetands, Argentina
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