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WORLD DOMINATION

The world’s favorite takeout dish is apparently pizza. Google search results from 109 countries found that “pizza takeaway” was the top food-related query people entered across 44 nations..Including in Italy. Chinese food came in 2nd, Sushi-3rd. Since the beginning of the pandemic, takeout and delivery service use has drastically increased.

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BETTER NOT GIVE THIS

THE MOST UNDESIRABLE GIFTS? Ugly sweater-41% … Tie-27% … Mug-26% … Scarf-26% … Robe-24% … Candle 22% … Socks 19%.

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DRAMATIC ROLLING STONES TV SERIES COMING TO TV

The Rolling Stones‘ first decade will be the subject of a limited TV series for FX. The still-unnamed official series which has been ordered for two seasons, is the first time the band has allowed their music to be used for such a production, and will be written by High Fidelity author Nick Hornby.The high-end series will focus on…

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GET YOUR FAT PANTS READY

HERE’S A WEIRD FACT: Most of the food present at the first Thanksgiving was actually shellfish. After all, they were feasting in New England! Where else can you get the best lobster, oysters, and clams? And don’t forget the mussels and even eels!

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Clever or Creepy…

Santa in a Box … Because of COVID, we know that store and mall Santa’s can’t do their typical visits and photos with kids. But some stores are finding new ways to have kids still meet Santa with “Contactless Claus.” They are putting Santa inside plexiglass boxes – or even inside a makeshift snow globe!

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NEW WORD NOMINATION

“Snaccident: Eating an entire bag of chips by mistake.” Sooo appropriate during a pandemic.

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PEAK BRAIN POWER

You might want to sit down for this …According to a new study, brainpower peaks at age 35. YEP 35!! Thousands of chess players were analyzed and found that they were at the peak of their powers at 35 — and were able to stay strong until about age 45. And it was all downhill…

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BE A HERO EVERYDAY

Top Everyday Heroic Moments:  Helping someone with first aid. Directing traffic following an accident. Helping someone with a flat tire or dead battery. Reaching for the top shelf in a supermarket to get something down. Lending someone money.

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AND WHO DOESN’T LOVE WAKING UP SCARED

Buffalo Bill’s house from “Silence of the Lambs” is up for sale -$298,500. The four-bedroom home sits on 1.7 acres in Perryopolis, Pennsylvania, along the train tracks featured in the opening shot of the Buffalo Bill scene. The house still has many of its original features, BUT no pit with a bucket in the basement…

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IS CARBONATED SANITIZER AVAILABLE?

Major League Baseball teams have been told their playoff-clinching celebrations must be restrained, socially distant and outdoors because of the coronavirus. The league does not want players spraying champagne on one another indoors.