What's Trending 7/28/20: Lizzo Surprises Las Vegas Hospital Workers, Baby Jonas Has Arrived

Also Trending: Spanking, Katy Perry

July 28, 2020
  • #Lizzo
    • The staff at North Vista Hospital in North Las Vegas was treated to lunch by the singer this month.
    • She fed more than 100 frontline healthcare providers that staff their dedicated COVID-19 units.
    • We are just now getting word of the generous act because the singer wasn’t doing it for press…she just wanted to take care of the staff.
    • She sent over Capriotti’s through Uber Eats and even sent a personal message thanking the staff for all they do.
    • Vincenzo Variale, the CEO of North Vista Hospital said, “Our staff truly appreciates Lizzo’s kind gesture and generosity.”
  • #JoeJonas #SophieTurner
    • The couple are now parents!
    • The “Game of Thrones” actress and the middle Jonas Brother have welcomed their first child.
    • TMZ reports that the welcomed a girl named Willa on Wednesday, July 22nd in Los Angeles.
    • Sources say the couple is already obsessed and can’t stop gloating about their new addition.
  • #Spanking
    • Study: Fewer American parents are spanking kids.
    • About 1 in three parents say they spanked their kids in 2017 compared to 50% in 1993.
    • Researchers say the decrease is because there are tools that are proving to be more effective than spanking, like timeouts.
    • The American Academy of Pediatrics’ advises that people avoid it and suggest setting rules and expectations and reward good behavior.
    • They also say spanking can teach a young child that physical violence against another person is acceptable.
  • #KatyPerry
    • She’s delaying her upcoming album, “Smile.”
    • In an Instagram post, she posted a picture of her getting a pie in the face, the singer wrote “Welp. I hate to throw this bad news at you like a pie in the face…but if there’s anything 2020 taught me, it’s to not get too attached to plans and be malleable.”
    • A post shared by KATY PERRY (@katyperry) on

    • She added, “Due to unavoidable production delays, my album #SMILE will now be released two weeks later on August 28th.”
    • To make it up to fans she’s starting “Smile Sundays,” where she will go live on Instagram for 30 minutes every Sunday until the release where she’ll answer questions, play snippets and maybe even go live with fans.”