Diane Douglas's blog
There are many days when I'm working at my computer, and my dog Bailey will sit and stare at me. Check out the pic:
It turns out that dogs stare at their owners on a regular basis. I came across this article, written by a veterinarian. Fascinating stuff:
It’s not hard to imagine why a loyal dog might stare devotedly at his master. It’s the stuff of Old Yeller, White Fang and Lassie –– starers, all.
On the show this morning, we were talking about food or beverages that you look forward to having every day, and when you can't get them.....it puts you in a mood!
It seems that it was the beverages that most of us can't live without. For me, it's my Vitamin Water Zero. I bring a bottle with me every morning and I drink it during the course of the show. If I open the frig at home and we're out....my whole day has gotten off on the wrong foot!
For DJB, every morning at 9, he goes down to the kitchen and gets his bottle of Diet Mt.
** Tonight on Fox, it's the American Country Awards . . . not to be confused with the American Country Music Awards. Or the CMT Awards. Here's a message from Fox to help clear things up.
** Will Ferrell has apparently decided to start doing beer commercials. And not for Budweiser or Coors. He's doing ads for Old Milwaukee.
** Bono was on "Ellen" yesterday, and said he doesn't really listen to U2 . . . because he thinks his voice sounds girly.
** Coca-Cola was planning to use white cans for the holidays.
** From the category, "Michael Jackson Madness," comes this story about Dr.
** Lauren Alaina, who was the runner-up last year on "American Idol," sang the National Anthem at the Packers/Lions game on Thanksgiving. Trouble was, she forgot the lyrics and had an extremely uncomfortable pause at the beginning.
** So, the 13th season of "Dancing With the Stars" came to a close last night. Ricki Lake came in 3rd place, leaving Rob Kardashian and his pro partner Cheryl Burke to duke it out with J.R. Martinez and his pro partner Karina Smirnoff. Who won the mirror ball trophy? Listen here:
** Actor J.R.
** Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year, and things can get a little crazy out there. But your cell phone can make things a little easier.
--For example, there's a free app called "TGI Black Friday" that lets you easily scan Black Friday ads for all the major retailers.
** DEMI MOORE announced yesterday that she's filing for divorce from ASHTON KUTCHER.
Here's her statement . . .
** We have a new "Sexiest Man Alive" from People magazine, and it's none other than Bradley Cooper. He's the hot guy from "The Hangover" movies! Here's the report:
** Kelly Clarkson was recently interviewed on Access Hollywood and was asked about her weight. Personally, I don't think Kelly Clarkson is "fat." I think she's perfectly normal, which is refreshing, plus she's a HECK of a good singer!