Friday Fun Facts

Ken Bone and Uber

Bone when asked if he has “decided” on his vote choice, Bone declared UberSelect helps you ride in style like me.” Both Uber and Bone declined to state how much Bone was paid for this endorsement. Uber officials would only say that Bone’s account had received some credits.

More Galaxy Note 7 Problems

You can’t get on a plane today without declaring you have a Note 7 to the flight crew. You are not even allowed to power them on in a plane. Now, with nearly 2.5 million recalled phones with only 50 recyclable parts in each device, the super-hot phones have become an “environmental catastrophe” as they are not landfill friendly devices.

One Famous Clown Missing

Last week we mentioned that there has been a 300% increase in the sales of clown costumes and masks. One noticeably missing clown is the beloved Ronald McDonald. McDonald’s has issued a statement:

“We are thoughtful in respect to Ronald McDonald’s participation in community events as a result of the current climate around clown sightings in communities. Ummm, okay.

Ghost Peppers Can Kill You

In 2012, Tim Carmen described in the Washington Post his experience of eating a ghost pepper and feeling like his head had “become a wood burning oven”. More recently, the SF Gate reported a 47-year old man ate a ghost pepper puree that burned a hole in his esophagus. Doctors said if not diagnosed, this condition could have been fatal.