Cam Newton Apologizes – Cam Newton has apologized in a video shared to social media for his reaction to a female reporter’s question during a press conference Wednesday – when he said it’s “funny to hear a female talk about routes.” He called his own words “disrespectful and degrading toward women” and added some words of wisdom to his young fans. Watch the full video:
Right Whale Deaths – We now know why almost a dozen of North Atlantic right whales have died this summer – it’s humans. Scientists found that blunt force trauma from ships and entanglement from fishing gear are to blame. There are only about 500 right whales left in the world and the mammal is at risk for total extinction.
Open & Closed This Long Weekend – Stock up on your Thanksgiving treats, food and booze…grocery stores, NSLCs, banks and malls will be closed this Thanksgiving Monday in the HRM; (although some local craft brewers will be open.) Metro Transit will operate on a holiday schedule.
New in theatres this weekend – Ryan Gosling & Harrison Ford star in “Blade Runner 2049″ which takes place 30 years after the events of the first film…”The Mountain Between Us” with Kate Winslet and Idris Elba and Bronies will be happy now that the “My Little Pony” movie opens this weekend too…
McVegan – McDonald’s has started serving vegan burgers at its restaurant in Finland. The McVegan is made with a soy patty and can be ordered with a side of vegan fries that are baked in vegetable oil. If the trial goes well, McDonald’s restaurants all over the world could start selling McVegans.
And that’s your Fast Five!