What’s Trending on Friday, May 26th, 2017
§ Ellen is returning to stand up for a Netflix special.
§ This is her first stand-up special in 15 years.
§ The special has no premiere date yet but will be another feather in Netflix’s comedy cap, as they’ve had an impressive portfolio of comeback specials like Dave Chappelle, Tracy Morgan, and will continue with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and and Kevin James.
§ Terms haven’t been disclosed but it’s probably in the $20 million range!
§ Study shows that Fathers pay more attention to daughters than sons.
§ Researchers observed how fathers spoke to and played with boys compared to girls.
§ Fathers of daughters spent about 60% more time attentively responding to their child, compared to those with sons.
§ They also spent about five times as much time singing and whistling with girls and spoke more openly about emotions, including sadness.
§ Fathers of sons spend about three times as long each day engaged in rough and tumble play and used more “achievement-related” language, including words such as “proud,” “win” or “best.”
§ Survey shows Bosses are stil shouting at workers.
§ And 70% of those yelled at were female.
§ Experts say the results are surprising as many bosses undero leadership training and executive coaching.
§ And with the rise of workplace harassment lawsuits, may thought that yelling would be less common.
§ Dunkin” Donuts is debuting a summery new coffee flavor: S’Mores!
§ They’re also debuting two new donuts: Vanilla Cake Batter and Dunkin’ Donuts Sprinkles.
§ They’ll be debuting the new treats starting May 29th!
§ And on National Donut Day (which is June 2nd) they will once again be giving out one free classic doughnut with the purchase of any beverage.