What's Trending 11/18/20: Conan Says Goodbye, Michael B. Jordan Is The Sexiest Man Alive

Also Trending: Twitter, Pepsi

November 18, 2020
Conan O'Brien

 

  • #ConanOBrien
    • The veteran talk show host is calling it quits.
    • He will end his nightly TBS show in June and switch to a weekly format on HBO Max.
    • He’s been a late night talk show fixture since 1993 when his original show launched on NBC.
    • No word on when the HBO Max show will debut.
  • #MichaelBJordan
    • He’s been named 2020’s Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine.
    • He inherits the title from John Legend who got the cover last year.
    • The “Black Panther” star has been in previous issues but now he gets the top prize.
    • The 33 year old is currently single.
  • #Twitter
    • Did you think you were on Instagram when you went to Twitter yesterday?
    • The social media platform is rolling out a new function called “Fleets,” which allows users to publish temporary posts, videos and pictures.
    • Similar features are already on Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat.
    • Fleets will live in bubbles at the top of the user’s feed.
    • If you want to post a fleet, you just need to press the “share” button at the bottom of a post and select “Share in Fleet.”
    • They’ll disappear in 24 hours.
  • #Pepsi
    • The soft drink company is launching a new flavor for the holidays…Pepsi Apple Pie!
    • The bubbly cola is designed to taste and smell like a sweet and comforting apple pie with warm notes of cinnamon, crisp apples and buttery crust.
    • The soda even has a texture that is meant to mimic elements of apple pie, including an almost creamy texture.
    • Unfortunately, you won’t be able to buy it in stores…to win a bottle, you have to post a picture or video of your best baking fail on Twitter or TikTok and use the hashtag #PepsiApplePieChallenge.
    • Pepsi will choose their favorites and send the winners their own 2-liter bottle of the apple pie cola.