Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - January 7, 2020

Consumer/Personal Finance

Flying cars, sex toys, intelligent toilets, super-thin 8K TVs and more – Consumer Electronics Show kicks off today; One of America’s oldest and largest milk producers files for bankruptcy; Jeopardy! champs battle for GOAT title; Bed Bath & Beyond sells floor out from under itself; Taco Bell owner adds burgers w/$375 million Habit Restaurants acquisition – questionable move?; SmileDirectClub betting its exclusive deal w/Walmart will bring smiles to its investors; Little Caesars partnering w/DoorDash to provide pizza delivery service; Pier 1 Imports closing up to 450 stores (almost half its total); Hallmark Cards cutting 400 jobs; Another earthquake in Puerto Rico this morning – strongest in over a week (6.5 magnitude).

Health & Wellness

Mysterious virus making China (and rest of Asia) nervous…It’s not SARS, so what is it?; Impossible Foods debuts its latest lab-grown meat creation as company prepares for global push; Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop show brings dubious health claims to Netflix; Four-day workweek (currently under consideration in Finland) – key to happiness?; What 20 years of work can do to your body (Think: poor posture, round stomach, stress-induced eczema); How to cope w/post-holiday depression and dreaded January slump; The top high-protein fast food items to consider when you want most bang for your nutritional buck.

Fashion/Beauty

Stop Thief! Gangs likened to Pink Panthers stealing luxury watches (mostly Rolexes) in Paris weekend heists; Air Jordan’s new sneaker collaboration w/Dior setting internet on fire; TheRealReal opening flagship store in San Francisco; Baby Yoda beauty products – coming soon? CVS receipt scarves – available now?; The model who says her nudes have raised $700,000 for Australian fire relief.

Fitness/Diet

Gym class without a gym? High schools follow Peloton example; Krispy Kreme adds 100-calorie(ish) mini-donuts to permanent menu in new ‘cheat sweet’ campaign; Under Armour‘lost it many years ago’?; Why keto diet is so popular even though not sustainable; How to choose which of Weight Watchers’ new plans is best one for you; What happens to your body when you’re skipping meals; The lazy man’s guide to getting fit; Foam rolling for beginners.

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