What's trending at 5:30, Monday, March 17th & Conversation
By Kimberely Scott, WJBF Anchor/News at 10 on the CW Anchor - email
Augusta, GA -
Now its time for what's trending.....
Guinness is one of the most popular irish beers in the world and today is its big day. Before or while you enjoy a cold one.....the manufactures want to share a few things.... Myth number one -- that guinness is very high in alcohol......not true, it has less alcohol than most beers. Myth number two -- that guinness is so heavy that it must be high in calories....not so. a 12-ounce serving is only 125 calories.
March madness is filled with basketball games....and vasectomies. Doctors say there are patients who time their "snips" to coincide with the annual sporting event. Many say they can see their teams play while they recover on the couch.
Another star will soon shine bright in tinsle town. Kate Winslet is set to receive a star on the hollywood walk of fame Titanic co-star Kathy Bates and Director James Cameron expected to join her for the ceremony.
The Founder of the controversial Westboro Baptist Church is "on the edge of death"... according to his estranged son. In a Facebook message, Nathan Phelps said that his father Fred Phelps was in hospice care. Phelps founded the Westboro Baptist Church in 19-55 and many in the congregation are members of his extended family. The church is known for harsh anti-gay rhetoric and picketing the funerals of slain u-s soldiers.