Water Cooler Talk: March 16-20, 2015
One word: Zoolander
Is Monday feeling a little dull? We understand. Here are the conversation starters you need to liven things up and get you through the workweek.
ZOOLANDER WALKED THE RUNWAY...TO ANNOUNCE A SEQUAL
Zoolander and Hansel (aka Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson) strutted down the runway at Valentino’s fashion show during Paris fashion week. And it was all to make a very special announcement: Zoolander 2 will hit theaters in February of 2016. (If Zoolander isn’t your cup of tea, you can still rejoice because Disney announced Frozen 2 is in the works.)
OBAMA FELT TWITTER'S WRATH
POTUS was the latest famous face to read mean tweets about himself on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Discuss.
A NEW ISLAND SURFACED IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC
Check out the first photographs of a newly formed volcanic island off the coast of Tonga. The Polynesian island began forming in January after a volcanic eruption, making it the newest place on planet Earth. The man who captured the shots said the surface was hot but surrounded by emerald water. Spring break 2080 anyone?
HBO ANNOUNCED ITS OWN STREAMING SERVICE
Attention Game of Thrones and True Detective fans: HBO stole a bit of the spotlight at Apple’s much-anticipated event last week to announce the launch of its own stand-alone service, HBO Now. You can start subscribing in April ($14.99 per month) but a heads-up that for the first three months, the service will be only available on Apple TV.