Today marks exactly one year since the death of George Floyd.
- They are transforming the intersection where he died into an outdoor festival today in celebration of his life. There will be food, children’s activities, speakers, musical performers, and a candlelight vigil. They said, “We're going to be turning mourning into dancing.” There is a memorial being held here in San Diego at the County admin building at 6pm.
Memorial Day is Monday and according to a new survey, 80% of Americans have plans for the Weekend which is way different from last year, when 82% of Americans stayed home.
- They are also expecting 60% more travelers than last year which was a record low. About 6 times more people are flying this weekend however most Memorial Day traveler will be driving. If you are traveling, the worst time to hit the road is on Friday from 4:30pm-6:30pm.
There’s a new trend for unmarried men! And those are engagement rings for men! They are calling mengagement rings and Tiffany just launched their first line.
- The goal is for guys to show their commitment also, just like a female engagement ring. And the reason why they did this is because the demand for “male engagement rings” was up 39% this year, while the search term “men’s diamond rings” has increased 30% over the last 3 months.
You’ll be able to see The Super Flower Blood Moon with total lunar eclipse tomorrow morning (Wednesday) at 4am and it will last for 15 minutes.
- So what is a Super Flower Blood Moon with total lunar eclipse? Well Super means the full moon will reach the point closest to our planet so it will appear very large. As for the Flower, full moons that occur in May are called flower moons. Blood- because the moon will also appear blood red. So how do you see it? Just go outside at exactly 4:11am and look. The total lunar eclipse will last about 15 minutes.You only need your eyes, but if you have binoculars or a telescope it will be better. There will also be several live streams of it online hosted by observatories and astronomers around the world.
To celebrate the lunar eclipse, Bagel Bites have a contest where you get win a piece of land on the moon.
This Wednesday, all you have to do is send out a tweet with the hashtag #bbsweepstakes to enter. One hundred fans will be picked to receive a moon deed.
There’s a new sandwich at Disneyland that will cost you $100 BUT it will feed your entire family.
It’s a family-sized sandwich on their Marvel-themed menu. The new Avengers campus is opening on June 4 and the sandwich will be part of Pym's Test Kitchen that will be themed after Ant-Man and the Wasp.The sandwich, which also comes in a regular size, is made of salami, Rosemary ham, provolone, and sun-dried tomato spread.