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A waitress at a suburban Chicago IHOP waited on celebrity couple Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy on New Year’s Day and received a tip of $2,020 on the $78 bill, along with a note that said “Happy New Year, 2020 Tip Challenge.”  Waitress Bethany Provencher said she know who they were but didn’t freak till she went to the bathroom. Wahlberg called the next day to talk to Bethany where she got to thank him personally.



All over Social Media this morning is a man named Colin Field from Philly. On Christmas morning 2015, Colin made the decision to come out to his mother and decided some Dunkin Donuts would smooth the process. When he made his announcement at her home in Philadelphia, she simply replied, “I know.”  Well every year since then Colin has done the same thing a captured it on video.  Here is the compilation making social media…. Well I guess that’s one way to do it. That moment wasn’t captured on video, but Colin has done the same thing each Christmas and recorded it each time. The result is an adorable compilation video. Watch that video and read more here… 



And if you are looking for something easy to make the family this weekend… tomorrow is National Spaghetti day. Simple easy… everyone likes spaghetti right!?




 

 

 

 

 

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