What’s Trending: Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
-It’s official! Las Vegas is getting an NHL expansion franchise.
-Commissioner Gary Bettman made the announcement yesterday.
-The league’s board of governors unanimously voted to expand to 31 teams.
-The franchise will begin play in the 2017-2018 season.
-Owner Bill Foley says he likes the name “Black Knights” but it may not be the right name right now.
-There will be a big celebration in September.
-Study: Couples who divvy up household chores have the best sex lives.
-Relationship quality and stability are highest when the division of labor is equal and fair.
-Inequity, on the other hand, is a turn-off.
-Equal couples have relations on average 7 times a month which is more than conventional couples (where woman does more of the house work) who have relations an average of 6 times a month, or counter-conventional couples (man does most of the housework) who have relations an average of 3.5 times a month.)
-Democrats staged a sit-in on the house floor over gun control.
-About 60 legislators sat down in the middle of the House floor to push for firearm safety legislation.
-Led by Rep. John Lewis, the Democrats are staging an unprecedented sit in demanding a vote on gun violence prevention.
-They began the sit in around noon yesterday.
-Study: Millennials have weaker handshakes than previous generations.
-As a society, we’re no longer agricultural or manufacturing.
-What we’re doing is more technology-related, especially for millennials.
-Hence, weak hand muscles.
-A new app will send Game of Thrones spoilers to your enemies.
-So evil, yet so hilarious.
-The app is called Spoiled.io, and for just 99 cents, they will anonymously text show spoilers to anybody deserving of a little distress.