What's Trending 11/19/20: Raiders Take Big COVID hit, Wonder Woman 1984 Sets Release Date

Also Trending: Raise the Woof, Jimmy Dean

November 19, 2020
  • #RaiderNation
    • Not a good week for the Raiders when it comes to COVID-19.
    • At least eight starters will be put on the reserve/COVID-19 list as they were considered close contacts to DE Clelin Ferrell, who tested positive for the virus this week.
    • All could be cleared and eligible to play by Sunday.
    • The team plays the Kansas City Chiefs in primetime this Sunday.
    • Some are speculating that the NFL may move this game away from primetime like they did earlier this season when there were COVID concerns before the team’s game with the Buccaneers.
  • #WonderWoman1984
    • The highly anticipated superhero sequel has a release date after being delayed several times.
    • The movie will now hit theaters that are still open AND HBO Max on December 25th.
    • Director Patty Jenkins wrote on Twitter, “At some point you have to choose to share any love and joy you have to give, over everything else…Watch it IN THEATERS, where it is made safe to do so. And available in the safety of your home on HBOMAX where it is not. Happy holidays to all of you. We hope you enjoy our film as much as we enjoyed making it.”
    • The movie was originally set to hit theaters this past summer on June 5th.
  • #RaiseTheWoof
    • The “first-ever” Christmas song made for dogs to enjoy is out now.
    • The dog food company Tails.com has released the track “Raise the Woof!” with a music video and pooches are getting into the holiday spirit with the single.
    • The song is based on sounds and noises that dogs enjoy, like squeaky toys, bells and basic commands.
    • The company says, “We call it ‘waggae’--- reggae designed to wag tails!”
    • The create the track, the company played more than 500 sounds for a focus group of 25 dogs and analyzed their responses.
  • #JimmyDean
    • Nothing says Christmas like wrapping a weird meat gift in weird meat paper.
    • Jimmy Dean’s has brought back their sausage-scented wrapping paper this year.
    • But they’ve also made some other new products too, including a sausage ornament, ear buds with their logo, and a tin of peppermint bark with “sausage candy” on top.
    • You can get those gifts by cooking up one of the recipes on their website and sending in a picture at jimmydeangiftexchange.com.