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Statt-us Update 5/6/20 – Today’s Headlines & More


Here’s a quick way to get caught up on what’s going on in the world. Everyday B-105’s StattMan puts together a collection of news stories that might impact the average person in Cincinnati. In no particular order. Nothing political or to heavy, just good country fun.

Joe Exotic to Ask President Donald Trump for Pardon

Joe Exotic is going right to the top in his bid to undo his criminal conviction for attempting to kill his archrival … he’s going right to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. to ask for a pardon.

Sources connected to the ‘Tiger King’ star tell TMZ, Joe’s legal team out of Ft. Worth, Texas is preparing a case file that will be sent on to Trump, claiming Joe was wrongly convicted for the murder-for-hire plot against Carole Baskin.

Tom Cruise In Space

Tom Cruise and Elon Musk’s Space X are working on a project with NASA that would be the first narrative feature film – an action adventure – to be shot in outer space. It’s not a Mission: Impossible film and no studio is in the mix at this stage but look for more news as I get it. But this is real, albeit in the early stages of liftoff.

Fake Charmin rips off online shoppers

‘Extraction 2’ Is Officially In The Works At Netflix

Over the weekend, Netflix announced that Extraction had become their biggest-ever movie premiere, as “a projected 90 million households getting in on the action in the first 4 weeks.” In addition to Netflix’s announcement, the film’s star Chris Hemsworth also took to social media to thank fans for their overwhelming support of the movie.

Just last week, the Russo Brothers and Hemsworth discussed the possibility of a follow-up film, saying that both a prequel and a sequel were on the table:

“We discussed it and our backstory is that those two guys — and, spoiler alert, who knows whether there could be prequels or sequels could possibly go if Netflix likes the movie —but their backstory is these guys trained together and they spent a lot of time together in the military and even outside of that, in private military sector, and their skills would be matched but they just went in different directions,” Russo said.

Police Dash Cam Video Shows Trooper Pulling Over 5-Year-Old Kid Driving To Buy A Lamborghini With Three Dollars

Guys Throw Almost A Million Dollars In Cash Away During A Car Chase

The First Official Trailer For Steve Carell’s ‘Space Force’

In addition to Carell, Space Force also stars John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz, Diana Silvers and Tawny Newsome. The series will hit Netflix on May 29.