Jodi’s Good Thing
80-year-old Ted McDermott lands record deal
Ted McDermott, who was diagnosed with dementia in 2013, spent decades entertaining people. Decca Records signed him up after videos of his carpool karaoke were watched 40 million times on YouTube. His son Simon McDermott, 40, said it was “a dream come true”. His father has recorded “You Make Me Feel So Young”, with “Quando Quando Quando” on the B-side, and proceeds of its sale will go to the Alzheimer’s Society and the McDermott family. CLICK HERE for the full story.
NASA did not just change your Zodiac sign
BUT as NASA spokesperson Dwayne Brown told Ria Misra at Gizmodo:
“We didn’t change any Zodiac signs, we just did the math. The Space Place article was about how astrology is not astronomy, how it was a relic of ancient history, and pointed out the science and math that did come from observations of the night sky.”
CLICK HERE to see what your updated sign would be.
Jodi’s Hollywood Outsiders
Jim Carrey responds to wrongful death lawsuit
Jim Carrey responded late Monday to a wrongful death lawsuit and accusations from his late girlfriend’s husband of illegally obtaining and giving her the powerful painkillers she used to kill herself in September 2015. CLICK HERE for more.
Dancing With The Stars
Following Sunday’s Emmy Awards, Dancing with the Stars also celebrated wonderful moments on the small screen with TV Night. With homages to shows like DuckTales, One Tree Hill, and Family Matters, the show was a millennial’s dream.CLICK HERE to see clips of the best performances of the night.
David Letterman returns to TV for first time since leaving ‘The Late Show’
David Letterman is charged up about solar energy in a new promotional video for the second season of Years of Living Dangerously, the Emmy-winning docu-series about the effects of climate change. CLICK HERE for more.
Watch Sting debut a new song inspired by David Bowie and Prince
The song is taken from his upcoming album ’57th & 9th’ which comes out on November 11th. CLICK HERE for more.
‘Beauty and the Beast:’ Angela Lansbury Sings Theme Song for Film’s 25th Anniversary
Lansbury voiced the character of Mrs. Potts for “Beauty and the Beast,” which made history as the first animated feature film to receive an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture. CLICK HERE for more or watch the video below.
- two green granny smith apples, cored and sliced
- 5 oz. caramel
- 1 teaspoon water
- 1/4 cup chopped peanuts
- 2 Tablespoons mini chocolate chips
Unwrap caramels. Place in a saucepan with one teaspoon of water over medium low heat. Stir constantly until caramels are melted. Drizzle melted caramel over sliced apples. Sprinkle with chopped peanuts and mini chocolate chips.
(Optional) You could also add melted peanut butter to the mix