What's Trending: Divorce Is Jumping in Quarantine Couples

Divorce, Baths, Starbucks, Cadbury Bunny

March 26, 2020
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What’s Trending: Thursday, March 26th, 2020

  • #Divorce
    • Divorce rates are jumping in corona-quarantined couples.
    • According to matrimonial attorneys, they’re experiencing a 50% rise in inquiries from potential clients.
    • They say many fights stem from not having space and being overwhelmed.
    • Making matters worse, dramatic sways in the financial markets may spur a wave of wealthy divorces because richer spouses may decide they want out while their net worth dips, potentially helping them avoid larger settlements.
  • #Baths
    • Study: Taking a bath could be good for your health.
    • Soaking in the tub every day is linked with lowering your risk of death from stroke and heart disease.
    • When it comes to temperature, warm and hot baths lowered the risk of cardiovascular disease by 26% and 35% respectively, suggesting that hotter water is better for heart health.
    • It also lowers your risk of stroke and they believe that taking a bath is associated with lowering blood pressure!
  • #Starbucks
    • The coffee chain is giving free coffee to first responders and healthcare works during the coronavirus pandemic.
    • Any customer who identifies as a first responder or frontline worker supporting our healthcare system will receive a free tall coffee, either hot or iced.
    • This includes police officers, firefighters, paramedics, doctors, nurses, hospital and medical staff.
  • #CadburyBunny
    • We told you about the contest that was happening to find this year’s bunny.
    • A winner has been selected and it’s Lieutenant Dan.
    • He’s a two-legged dog named after the “Forrest Gump” character who lost his legs in combat.
    • His owner adopted him when he was five months old.
    • He received more than 200,000 votes and although his competitors kept it close, Lieutenant Dan had an unexpected advantage…his ability to hop around on two legs like an Easter Bunny.