Bits and Pieces - August 31, 2015
August 31, 2015
The Cleveland Browns say Johnny Manziel is done for the preseason due to a sore right elbow. They say it's a recurrence of an old money sign injury.
What is the deal with police shutting down kids' charity lemonade stands? JERRY SEINFELD'S 12-year-old son was busted for selling lemonade to raise money for charity. Julian Seinfeld and two of his pals had set up a stand near the family's home in East Hampton to raise money for a baby clothes charity. However, cops shut it down after a complaint about illegally parked cars in the area. The kids later posted a photo with their hands behind their heads in an 'arrest' stance. (See here)
TBS has renewed AMERICAN DAD for two more seasons, keeping it on the air through at least 2018.
Rumor has it that ADELE'S next album will be released in November. It was expected the album would be out last year and called 25, but that never happened as she was pre-occupied with raising her new son.
Apple will host an event on September 9th in San Francisco. As usual, they're not saying what it's all about, but the speculation is that they'll introduce a new iPhone and a revamped Apple TV set-top box. Invites were sent yesterday that read "Hey Siri, give us a hint." However, Siri only offered cryptic replies such as, "Why don't you check a rumors blog? That's what I do." and "You're cute when you're desperate for information." Speaking of the rumor blogs, they say the next iPhone will feature a 12-megapixel camera capable of shooting 4K video.
Not smarter than the average bear was one Yellowstone National Park visitor that filled out a feedback form for maintenance and housekeeping issues with a notation reading: "Our visit was wonderful but we never saw any bears. Please train your bears to be where guests can see them. This was an expensive trip to not get to see bears." Said one Yellowstone park ranger: "There is considerable overlap between the intelligence of the smartest bears and the stupidest tourists."
2004: Former President Clinton underwent heart bypass surgery.
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