Saturday, April 30, 2011
8749: Desperation, Defenders & Donald.
Showering April news in a MultiCultClassics Monologue…
• Over 75,000 people applied for 2,000 jobs in Illinois, northwest Indiana and southern Wisconsin during Mickey D’s “National Hiring Day” on April 19. This is either a clear indication that the U.S. still has major unemployment problems, or people cannot resist the alluring power of the McRib® sandwich.
• In Sydney, Australia, eggs were hurled at Justin Bieber during a concert performance. While the recording artist was not hit in the incident, his fans on Twitter struck back at the egg launchers. “Dear person who threw eggs at @justinbieber in Sydney, you now have over #9millionbeliebers after you, be afraid! We go harder than hard!” Wow, those beliebers must have the culprits shaking in their boots now.
• Donald Trump staged a profanity-laced rant at a Las Vegas casino, ripping political leaders and promising supporters he would soon make an announcement regarding his potential presidential run. Didn’t Trump once fire a contestant on The Apprentice for using offensive language in the boardroom? Hey, Trump, You’re Tired!