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How’s this for an early Veterans day gift?! Auto mechanic Albert Brigas, a sixty-nine-year-old Vietnam vet, has retired early thanks to the generosity of his boss. Rudy Quinones, the owner of Renown Auto Restoration in San Antonio, who has known about Brigas’ desire to retire for a while and knew that Brigas was just waiting until the house was paid off, so he did it for him.  Don’t forget… Veterans Day is Monday.



Starbucks lovers rejoice… The coffee giant is going to begin selling their 2019 holiday drinks today! The new menu items include the Caramel Brulée Latte, the Chestnut Praline Latte, and the Eggnog Latte. 



George Michael fans will get to hear his voice again soon! A song from his final recording session before his death is part of the new flick Last Christmas. The flick will feature 15 Wham! and George Michael songs. Last Christmas hits theaters tonight.




 

 

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THE TAKE A HINT GIFT… 12/10/19

THE TAKE A HINT GIFT… 12/10/19

A new survey by One Poll reveals that 20% of people are planning to give somebody a ‘take the hint’ holiday gift this year. TOP 10 MOST COMMON “HINT” GIFTS Deodorant/perfume 36% Cookbook 31% Self-help book 22% Exercise equipment 22% Cleaning supplies 21% Alarm clock 20% Toothbrush/toothpaste 20% Gym membership 18% Breath mints 18% Razor…

Now Trending! – 12/10/19

Now Trending! – 12/10/19

Sean Hunter played the husband in the infamous Peloton ad that was criticized for being sexist. He says he had no idea that the commercial would cause such a controversy. Sean, who is an elementary school teacher by day, said he was just an actor and can’t believe the backlash. He said Peleton should make…

Siri’s New Name for You… – 12/9/19

Siri’s New Name for You… – 12/9/19

If you have an iPhone, you already know all about Siri… Yes, Siri will call you by your name, but you can type in any “name” you want and Siri will say it back to you. It’s been all over Social Media, especially this past weekend, but people are now typing in long strings of…

The CURSE of CURSIVE! – 12/9/19

The CURSE of CURSIVE! – 12/9/19

In New Jersey, Assembly woman Angela McKnight has introduced a bill that would require elementary schools to teach kids how to read and write in the graceful, flowing loops that were taught to previous generations… CURSIVE! Ah yes, cursive handwriting.  It’s fallen out of favor in the digital age, even getting dropped from Common Core…