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Statt-us Update 6/23/20 – 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.

Michael Keaton Returning As Batman

Michael Keaton is in talks to return as Batman alongside Ezra Miller in Warner Bros.’ upcoming movie The Flash. No details are yet available about how big or small Keaton’s role would be. That plot will introduce general audiences to the idea of the multiverse, one of the of core concepts underpinning DC Comics. The multiverse refers to a shifting number of alternate universes that coexist within the larger reality depicted in DC comics.

Carly Pearce Files for Divorce from Michael Ray After Less Than a Year

Emotional Bubba Wallace Moved to Tears After NASCAR Drivers Push His Car To The Front Of Track

Little Kings Cream Ale poised for a comeback

WHO Reports Highest Single-Day Increase In New Coronavirus Cases Since The Pandemic Began

Driver accused of speeding away from hit-and-run with motorcycle on front bumper

Kurt Cobain’s Guitar From ‘MTV Unplugged’ Just Became The Most Expensive Guitar Ever

MTV Unplugged in New York is considered to be one of the greatest albums ever released. It debuted at #1 on Billboard, was certified 5x Platinum in 1997, won the 1996 Grammy for Best Alternative Music Performance, and the guitar that Kurt Cobain used for that Nirvana performance just became the most expensive guitar ever sold after it fetched $6 million at auction.

A Petition To Rename Columbus, Ohio To ‘Flavortown’ Has Received Tens Of Thousands Of Signatures

Columbus is an amazing city, but one whose name is tarnished by the very name itself. Its namesake, Christopher Columbus, is in The Bad Place because of all his raping, slave trading, and genocide. That’s not exactly a proud legacy.

Why not rename the city Flavortown? The new name is twofold. For one, it honors Central Ohio’s proud heritage as a culinary crossroads and one of the nation’s largest test markets for the food industry. Secondly, cheflebrity Guy Fieri was born in Columbus, so naming the city in honor of him (he’s such a good dude, really) would be superior to its current nomenclature.