For Tuesday, October 2, 2018

The Rise Guys

October 2, 2018

6 am Headlines

Netflix is working on bringing an interactive, "choose your own adventure" element to their content.  And they'll try it out with an upcoming episode of "Black Mirror".  They've already done this sort of thing on a smaller scale with a few of their kids' shows.

Your dog gets depressed when he sees you using your phone, according to a new study.


7 am Headlines

Tom Hardy says some of his favorite scenes didn't even make it into the final cut of "Venom".  They were, quote, "30 to 40 minutes' worth of scenes . . . Mad puppeteering scenes, dark comedy scenes that just never made it in."

If we always had three-day weekends, we'd all be happier and more productive at our jobs, according to an economist in England.  And he says that we'd be so much more productive that we'd more than make up for one less day at work.


9 am Headlines 

State police in Pennsylvania are defending their use of a low-flying helicopter to bring a rowdy Penn State tailgate party under control Saturday

Louis C.K. isn't backing down from his attempt to make a comeback.  He did another surprise gig at the Comedy Cellar in New York on Sunday night . . . and the "Hollywood Reporter" says he got a "warm greeting" from the crowd.

Belize just announced they're hosting the world's biggest game of hide-and-seek.  You can apply to be one of the five people playing by emailing the Belize Tourism Board, and if they pick you, they'll fly you down there to play in November.