What's Trending 7/30/20: Ryan Reynolds Pays Up For Stolen Teddy Bear, The Item That Is Comforting Us Through The Pandemic

Also Trending: Billie Eilish, French's Mustard

July 30, 2020
Ryan Reynolds
  • #RyanReynolds
    • The actor announced yesterday that the woman who had a teddy bear stolen from her that had her deceased mother’s voice in it has been found and he’s ready to pay up.
    • He had offered a $5000 reward to anyone who could find or return the bear to its rightful owner.
    • He tweeted, “In happier news…thank you everyone who searched high and low. To the person who took the bear, thanks for keeping it safe. Vancouver is awesome. #FoundMarasBear.
    • Mara Soriano, the owner of the bear, said she received an email from someone late Tuesday night saying that they had the bear.
    • The voice recording says, “I love you, I’m proud of you, I’ll always be with you.”
  • #ComfortFood
    • Study: 40% of Americans eat comfort food daily to cope with stress.
    • We’re all feeding our feelings and it’s playing a large role in helping us deal with the social isolation so many of us are experiencing right now.
    • 60% of people say their go-to pandemic comfort food is ice cream, followed by chocolate and candy.
    • And we’re not just eating in the kitchen…74% of respondents said cooking has been a successful coping mechanism for them as they deal with the stress of being home.
  • #BillieEilish
    • The singer teased a snippet of her new single “MY Future” on Instagram yesterday.
    • The new single is being released today at 4pm.
    • The subdued track has a haunting sound, but sources say the song does kick in with some energy.
    • We will world premiere the song at 4pm this afternoon.
  • #FrenchsMustard
    • National Mustard Day is this Saturday and French’s Mustard is celebrating!
    •  They are introducing French’s Mustard Beer, a tangy tropical wheat beer flavored with their Original Yellow Mustard.
    • It launches this weekend to celebrate the holiday.
    • The limited-edition collaboration with Oskar Blues Brewery pairs the condiment with hints of key lime, lemon, tangerine and passionfruit.
    • They recommend pairing the ale with a “loaded hot dog on the hottest day of the year.”
    • You can buy the beer online at craftshack.com or at the breweries in Colorado or North Carolina.