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Looking to Network? Vic McCarty and I (Josh) will be at Business After Hours tonight from 5 to 7. It's happening downtown on Front Street at ECCO. (Free food, wink)
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All right ladies, here ya go! Here's something you're not going to hear too many guys admit: RYAN GOSLING loves to KNIT. He says, quote, "I did this scene in 'Lars and the Real Girl' where I was in a room full of old ladies who were knitting, and it was an all-day scene, so they showed me how. It was one of the most relaxing days of my life. "If I had to design my perfect day, that would be it. And you get something out of it at the end. You get a nice present. For someone who wants an oddly shaped, off-putting scarf."
"GQ" magazine has chosen the 100 Hottest Women of the 21st Century. And they gave BEYONCÉ the ultimate title of "Miss Millennium". Others who made the list include Katie Holmes, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lawrence, Kim Kardashian and, of course, Hillary Clinton.
"Town & Country" magazine has put out a list of the World's Most Eligible Bachelors. Most of it is comprised of brats you've never heard of, whose parents are either royalty or just rich. The familiar names include Prince Harry, George Clooney, Tim Tebow and Jack Nicholson.
OPRAH says that during her interview with LANCE ARMSTRONG he, quote, "did not come clean in the manner that I expected." But she said he DID admit to using performance-enhancing drugs, and she was satisfied with his answers. Also, the interview will now air in two parts: Tomorrow night and Friday night.
The "New York Post" reports that TONY DANZA filled his throw-up bag in first class on a flight from New York to L.A. And he told the other passengers he was fighting the flu. But KATE UPTON happened to be sitting nearby, and she told a different story. Kate was flying with a manager from her modeling agency named Lisa Benson. And after the incident she Tweeted, quote, "I just found out [Lisa] has a phobia of throw up. I don't want to laugh but it is kind of funny the guy next to her is hungover." BTW, she had no clue it was Tony
According to a new survey, guys have acted like jerks for so long, women don't expect them to be gentlemen. And if they DO try, women get suspicious. Four in five women want to pay for their own dinner on a date . . . nine in 10 won't let a guy help them carry shopping bags . . . and 11 in 12 wouldn't take a seat if a man offered his.
Facebook announced a brand new search function yesterday, and like everything they do, it sounds both useful and creepy. It searches people's interests, hobbies, and social history. So you could search for friends in your area who like hiking, and it would find that. It'll roll out to everyone over the next few months.
Starting on Memorial Day, Walmart will begin offering jobs to returning servicemen and women . . . ALL of them. Anyone who served their country and was honorably discharged has been promised a job within 12 months of returning home. Walmart expects to hire about 100,000 veterans over the next five years.