Bits and Pieces - October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015
Climate forecasters say the Persian Gulf region will experience heat that will approach and exceed the threshold of human tolerance in the coming decades. In fact, they say it'll be so hot there that women may be allowed to expose their ankles.
NBC executives are reportedly concerned about JIMMY FALLON'S partying. After falling while carrying a bottle of Jaegermeister and injuring his hand over the weekend, NBC brass is said to be worried about all of these accidents Jimmy seems to be having and are beginning to wonder if alcohol was involved in all of them. An eyewitness told Radar Online that Jimmy was definitely drunk during this latest incident. However, his rep said that alcohol wasn't a factor in his first hand injury. Fallon also chipped a tooth while opening a bottle of medicine for his injured hand.
MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY will host SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on November 21st with musical guest ADELE. That'll be just one day after her new album, 25, comes out.
ED SHEERAN'S x album is about to multiply in size. Sheeran will release a two-disc Wembley Edition version of the album on November 13th. The expanded edition will feature three previously unreleased songs as well as his Rudimental collaboration "Lay It On Me." The deluxe edition will also feature a DVD of his Wembley concert.
One place you won't be able to do your Black Friday shopping next month is sporting goods store REI. They've announced that they'll be closed on Black Friday and they're encouraging employees and customers to spend time outside instead. They've started the hashtag #OptOutside and will ask people to share what they're doing on Black Friday on social media.
Baylor quarterback Seth Russell will undergo neck surgery and is out for the remainder of the season. Russell was injured in the fourth quarter of Baylor's win against Iowa State on Saturday. Baylor is currently ranked No. 2 in the country.
Brookline, Massachusetts, firefighter Joseph Ward has been placed on administrative after being charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Ward is accused of pummeling a homeless man with his bare fists and a bottle. If you're wondering why Ward would do such a thing, it seems he'd gone to Anna's Taqueria and got upset because the man was taking too long to order his food.
2004: The Boston Red Sox won their first World Series since 1918.
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