What’s Trending: Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

Felicity Huffman, Pigging Out, Maluma, Oreo

May 14, 2019

What’s Trending: Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

 

#FelicityHuffman

§     She officially entered her guilty plea in the Varsity Blues scandal yesterday.

§     She will learn on September 13th how long she is going behind bar in the college bribery scheme.

§     The judge ultimately has discretion over what her sentence is, but lawyers for the government told a federal judge in Boston that they would like to see the actor serve around four months behind bars.

§     They also want her to have one-year of supervised release and pay around $20,000 in fines.

§     She was arrested on March 12th for spending $15,000 to get her eldest daughter into a top college with inflated test scores.

 

#PiggingOut

§     Study: Body can adapt and recover from occasional “pigging out.”

§     Researchers say if you normally have a healthy diet and get plenty of physical activity, you don’t need to feel too bad about occasionally overeating.

§     But the study doesn’t give you license to binge every weekend.

§     They say short-term overeating is really best confined to infrequent special occasions…they’re not advocating binge eating.

 

#Maluma

§     The singer shocked some of his followers when he shared a picture of him kissing his mother on the lips on Mother’s Day.

§     His publicist says, “The beautiful thing is that he has been accepted in the American music market with open arms…now people are going to be able to see different sides of our culture in different ways.

§     The 25 year old Colombian singer captioned the photo with “Happy day love of my life, Happy Mother’s Day” in Spanish.

§     In the comments, one fan wrote, “Dude, that’s sick,” while another argued, “I don’t see anything wrong with pecking your mom in the mouth. It’s a form of affection that doesn’t harm anyone.”

 

#Oreo

§     They have announced 5 new cookie flavors that will be released throughout the summer.

§     The first flavor was released yesterday and it’s a returning favorite: S’mores (two graham cracker-flavored cookies sandwiched together with marshmallow and chocolate-flavored cream.

§     The next one will be the Oreo Things Latte which is a thinner Oreo filled with coffee-flavored cream…hitting stores in June. This one is permanent.

§     Also being added is Marshmallow Moon Oreos, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo lunar landing (has purple cream.)

§     Mint Chocolate Chip Oreos are coming in mid-July.

§     And to close out the summer, Maple Crème Oreos are released in late August.