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The cast of the hit Apple-TV-plus series "Ted Lasso" paid a visit to the White House for a discussion on mental health. Now streaming its third season, the Emmy Award-winning show has tackled mental health issues in its storyline. Star Jason Sudeikis spoke from the White House briefing room. Sudeikis plays Ted Lasso, who coaches the fictional AFC Richmond soccer team in England.
Former Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman and solo hitmaker John Fogerty has been named as this year's recipient of the "Music for Life" award. The award is presented by the National Association of Music Merchants and the ceremony will take place on April 13th in Anaheim. The organization's president called Fogerty "a living example of inspiration and character." The Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman joins previous "Music for Life" award winners such as Stevie Wonder, Melissa Etheridge and Kenny Loggins.
For many men watching the NC-Double-A basketball tournament, it's prime time for...vasectomies. Urologist Alexander Rozansky with the University of Texas Health System says the end of the calendar year is the most popular time for vasectomies followed by March Madness. Dr. Rozansky says that's because a lot of men can or do schedule time off which is recommended when they undergo that surgery. He says sitting on the couch watching college hoops is a good way to recover because it reduces the risk of complications.
Paramount-Plus and Nickelodeon Studios are working on a sequel to the iconic '90s movie "Good Burger."
Original stars Keenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell made the announcement on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Friday. Thompson said, "Being a part of something so many generations of people have come to love has made me so proud." He described being able to now work on a sequel as "surreal." Production will begin in May with a release planned for later this year.
An eighth grader from Pennsylvania has set a new two-mile world record. Sophia Rodriguez clocked a time of ten minutes, 20-point-68 seconds to surpass the old record for her Under 14 class. The feat came as she competed earlier this month at the Nike Indoor Nationals in New York City. During the cross country season, Rodriguez also won the Pennsylvania state middle school championship. She has also set multiple middle school all-time bests in the state.
Who is the world's most popular musician? According to Guinness World Records, it's the Weeknd. Guinness says he has set two world records for music streaming. The Weeknd has the most monthly listeners on Spotify and he's the first artist to reach 100 million monthly listeners on the platform. His biggest hits include the most streamed song on Spotify of all time. "Blinding Lights" has nearly three-and-a-half billion listens.