Headlines for: 07-18-2001

‘BIG BROTHER’ RUMOR: HAS CBS PLANTED A HOUSEGUEST? LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) – Another brouhaha is brewing over the Big Brother TV show: Many fans believe at least one houseguest is a network “plant” whose job is to stir things up.

‘WHAT’S YOUR SIGN?’ – NO LONGER WORST PICK UP LINE CHICAGO (Wireless Flash) – The long-lived pick-up line “Hey baby, what’s your sign?” is no longer considered the worst pick-up line ever.

BUZZ ALDRIN: ‘RICH PEOPLE SHOULD GO TO SPACE’ LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) – If you have a few million lying around, do the scientific community a favor and book a flight into space. That’s what one of the first men on the moon hopes more people will do.

WORLD’S LARGEST GATHERING OF PEZ COLLECTORS CLEVELAND (Wireless Flash) – A love of all things Pez is expected to bring 1500 people from around the world to Cleveland today for the world’s largest gathering of “Pezheads.”

TOP TOILET PAPERS NAMED NORWICH, Conn. (Wireless Flash) – The true value of the internet has just been realized: it’s helping people flush out their favorite toilet papers.

‘MMMBOP’ VOTED MOST MISINTERPRETED SONG EVER NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) – The teenybopper group Hanson may have “MMMbopped” off the pop charts after “MMMBop” hit in 1997 – but the song is still winning awards.

‘ENERGY MINTS’ HIT THE MARKET TORONTO (Wireless Flash) – You’ve heard of energy drinks – now there’s energy mints. A Toronto-based company is marketing a new mint that contains the same

AVERAGE AMERICAN SHOWERS FOR 8 MINUTES NORTH OLMSTEAD, Ohio (Wireless Flash) – Americans have a dirty little secret: They spend less time in the shower then they claim. According to a shower study by the Moen Plumbing Supply company, the

THE DANGERS OF FLY-FISHING DURHAM, N.C. (Wireless Flash) – Fish aren’t the only victims of fly- fishing – new research reveals fishing hobbyists are prone to all sorts of bone-crushing maladies.

FLASH LITES: RIP ‘N’ READ POP CULTURE RECAP LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) – Reese Witherspoon says she won’t part with any of her wardrobe from Legally Blonde – because she’s afraid of perverts sniffing her clothes. She tells E