What’s Trending on Friday, June 2nd, 2017
§ June 2nd is the official day to celebrate the delicacy that is the doughnut!
§ National Doughnut Day was established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I. The holiday is traditionally celebrated on the first Friday of June.
§ And what better way to celebrate than with a free treat?
§ Shops across the country are marking the occasion with some freebies.
Dunkin Donuts: Get a free classic doughnut of your choice with the purchase of any beverage all day Friday while supplies last.
Krispy Kreme: Get one free doughnut of your choice, no purchase necessary!
§ It’s a seller’s market out there and reports say this is one of the most competitive years for home buyers!
§ How would you like to make more money on your home if you’re selling? A new report say you can with paint!
§ For instance, blue bathrooms (powder blue or light periwinkle) sold for $5440 more in a new home analysis of more than 32,000 homes in the country.
§ Homes with the exterior color of “greige” (greyish beige) sold for $3496 more than homes that were pained medium brown or tan.
§ Surprisingly, spa-like white bathrooms seem to have the opposite effect on selling price, decreasing the sale by $4035.
§ Entertainment Weekly has named “The Best Songs of 2017 (so far.)”
§ With the first six months of the year behind us they analyzed what has come out this year and here’s their Top 3:
#3 “Green Light” by Lorde
#2 “Happy People” by Little Big Town
#1 “Slide” by Calvin Harris with Frank Ocean and MIgos
§ The Oxford English Dictionary has officially added “Stan” from the Eminem song to their definitions.
§ The dictionary officially defines a “stan” as “an overzealous or obsessive fan of a particular celebrity.”
§ In case you’re wondering, it can also be used as a verb. For example “I stan so hard for Katy Perry, so I was excited to see the artwork for her upcoming album.”