Tellwut US Newsletter - 50 Exclusive Points - November 5 2021
36% of Americans Don't Feel Like Celebrating the Holidays This Year Due to Feelings of Grief and Loss
Feelings of grief and loss are already impacting the holiday season, with 36% of Americans reporting that, as a result, they don’t feel like celebrating the holidays this year, according to a recent Experience Camps/Harris Poll survey- Financial Post
Gallup poll: Americans expect to spend $837 on holiday gifts
A Gallup poll released Tuesday finds that Americans expect to spend an average of $837 on gifts this holiday season. That's about the same as the $805 they planned to spend in 2020, according to the poll.
Texas Bar Restricting Mariah Carey's Christmas Anthem
A Texas bar is restricting mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" jingle from playing. The sign on a jukebox inside a bar read in all caps "Mariah Carey's 'All I Want for Christmas Is You' will be skipped if played before Dec 1. After Dec. 1 the song is only allowed one time a night." -People.com
Pregnant Michelle Branch Defends Her Virgin Mary Halloween Costume, Tells Critics to 'Chill Out'
Michelle Branch is standing by her Halloween costume. The 38-year-old Grammy winner is currently expecting her third child, her second with husband Patrick Carney. On Halloween Sunday, Branch shared a photo on Instagram showcasing her baby bump while dressing up as the Virgin Mary for the holiday. The singer later edited the caption to respond to anyone "offended" by the outfit: "Update: for those of you offended, chill out. I was raised Catholic, I meant it as no disrespect." "She's the patron saint of expectant mothers and safe childbirth and I thought it would be the perfect costume for pregnant me to waddle around in," she continued. - People Magazine
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