Tyson Foods suspends operations of its largest pork plant, warns of ‘significant ramifications’ to supply chain; Facebook’s kid-focused messenger service launches in over 70 countries; Smirnoff’s Spiked Seltzer gets stronger; Wendy’s offering free 4-piece chicken nuggets tomorrow to anyone who visits its drive-thru (no strings attached); Kids gaming, gaming, gaming; Panicked investors turning to convertible bonds?; What’s coming to Netflix (and Amazon Prime Video) in May; How to make the perfect piña colada (according to the hotel that supposedly invented them); A new Beanie Baby named “Hope” to raise money for coronavirus relief.
Since everyone is back at the beach (around here, anyway), we’re wondering – can you get the virus while swimming?; Mysterious blood clotting complication killing patients; House cats now testing positive for coronavirus; Saliva tests – as accurate or better than nasal swabs?; Why you might want to think about keeping AC off (and opening windows instead); How to write your will while stuck at home; What to do about ‘Zoom Fatigue’; The woman sewing masks and hanging them on ‘giving tree’ for anyone to take; A simple way to boost immunity (adequate sleep, John, adequate sleep); Five best produce delivery services that are available nationally; Candy-themed hand sanitizer.
Private equity firm Sycamore Partners looking to take skin out of the game and cancel deal to buy majority stake in Victoria’s Secret; Desperate retailers running unprecedented sales in sign of trouble to come for clothing brands; Tapestry at $14 – Buy? Sell? Hold?; The best beauty podcasts to binge right now; A new use for old nylon stockings.
What will gyms look like when they reopen??; Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning, Phil Mickelson, Tom Brady forming star-studded foursome for COVID-19 relief; Berlin getting ‘pop-up’ bike lanes to boost cycling in pandemic; Anna Wintour taking up running?; The man who climbed the equivalent of Mount Everest at home during social isolation; The Florida jogger spreading happiness in her inflatable unicorn outfit.