What’s Trending: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
-The TV host responds to racism allegations after posting a photo of herself with Usain Bolt.
-After she posted a photo of herself riding on the back of the Olympic sprinter, she responded to criticism by tweeting, “I am highly aware of the racism that exists in our country. It is the furthest thing from who I am.”
-Study: Going to concerts regularly leads to a happier life.
-That goes for any sort of communal music experience: huge festivals or intimate shows.
-Listening to music alone does not have the same effect.
-What was the last concert you went to? (The Killers)
-Survey: The average American employee spends $3300 a year on work-related purchases.
-Nearly half of employees spend at least $250 a year on clothes for work.
-Half of employees who buy lunch spend $25 or more a week.
-And more than 30% of people who need daycare spend at least $500 a month.
7-Eleven is celebrating their 50th anniversary by letting you bring in your own Slurpee cup.
The BYOC promotion is August 19th and 20th (Friday and Saturday) from 11am-7pm.
For $1.50 you can fill pretty much anything with Slurpee.
One rule: you must be able to fit the entirety of your cup into a promotional cut out. Sorry, no garbage cans.
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