New in Theaters: “Violent Night” and “Emancipation”

1.  “Violent Night“  (R)  Trailer David Harbour from “Stranger Things” is Santa in an action comedy that’s sort of like “Die Hard” with a magical twist.  A group of mercenaries breaks into a family’s private estate on Christmas Eve to rip off $300 million from their vault and it’s up to Santa to save the hostages. John Leguizamo, Edi Patterson from HBO’s “The Righteous Gemstones”, and Beverly

A Father Was Carjacked with His Kids Inside, So He Hopped in the Thief’s Car and Chased Him Down

If you’re going to steal a car, don’t steal one with kids inside.  Because parents will do anything to hunt you down. A thief in Minneapolis was driving around in a stolen vehicle on Wednesday, when he spotted a truck and apparently decided to upgrade. A man named Derek Gotchie owned the truck, and he

Pepsi Wants You to Try “Pilk”, Pepsi + Milk

This sounds gross, but it’s got a pretty big cult following online:  Pepsi just launched a new ad campaign where they’re trying to get more people to try “PILK”, Pepsi mixed with Milk. They didn’t come up with the name, or the idea.  It was on “Laverne & Shirley” in the ’70s, because it was Penny Marshall’s favorite drink.  Fans have

The Most Underrated Christmas Gifts Include: Pajamas, Gas Money, and Toilet Paper?

It’s holiday shopping season, so what do you buy for someone who has everything?  Well, you could just get them something practical that you know they’ll use.  Like, toilet paper.  It isn’t sexy, it may be boring, but they might just love it.  (???) People online are talking about the most UNDERRATED gifts they’ve received,

Good News: Delivery Drivers, Snow Angels, and a Grocery Store Wedding

Here are a few more good news stories making the rounds. 1.  A couple in Arizona just got married in the same grocery store aisle where they met last year.  He’s 78, and she’s 72.  They were both buying mayonnaise when they started chatting.  Then he proposed to her in the same spot earlier this year.  And