The Monday Breakdown
The top headlines from the weekend plus a few treats to help ease your Monday blues
In the News
The mini iPad, that is. Rumors have been swirling for months and now it looks like a smaller version of the iPad will appear on shelves sometime soon. According to reports, Apple ordered nearly 10 million of the tinier gadgets to be produced by a supplier in Asia. Time for an upgrade!
The vice presidential debate is this Thursday, meaning VP Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan are getting ready for a head-to-head battle. Experts say we’ll see a confident and well-prepared Veep, as well as a savvy Paul Ryan. Tune in on Thursday for all of the action.
Afte being convicted in June on 45 charges of child sex abuse, Jerry Sandusky’s sentence will be handed down Tuesday. The former Penn State football defensive coordinator could be sentenced to a max of 400 years or as little as 10 years behind bars.
The viewer who wrote Wisconsin news anchor Jennifer Livingston a scathing email about her weight has apologized…kind of. Kenneth Krause offered a statement to ABC News saying, “I never meant to hurt Jennifer. If she is truly hurt, I do apologize for that.” He went on to suggest that Jennifer use this opportunity to transform herself in front of all her viewers. Thanks…we guess?
SNL was at it again this weekend, mocking the first presidential debate in their opening skit. Sexy host Daniel Craig wasn’t part of the bit, but we couldn’t get enough of Jason Sudeikis as an intense Mitt and Jay Pharoah as the distracted Pres.
Is there a flu bug going around the pop world? Just a week after Justin Bieber was sick on stage, Lady Gaga seemed to be feeling under the weather at a Barcelona show. The pop diva was super sick and stepped aside three times to throw up during her performance.
Beyonce shocked the crowd by joining her husband on stage at Jay-Z’s Saturday night show in NYC. The adorable pair performed Crazy in Love and Young Forever for the sold out crowd.
Mila Kunis took home Esquire magazine’s title of sexiest woman alive over the weekend and had men across the country thinking, “Duh!”
On Your Lunch Break
Try a DIY Halloween costume this year. Pinterest is loaded with amazing ideas (love this chic Mary Poppins!). Warning: This could keep you busy for hours.
Posted on October 8, 2012