Joe Hyer Blogs

10 Chain Restaurants That Will Be Open on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to be with friends and family, but you don't have to do it at home. Many restaurants will open their doors to feed you (and your family) next Thursday. In fact, about 10% of Americans will celebrate the holiday at a restaurant . Who can blame them? Who wants to deal with the... Read More

Your Christmas Tree Is Going to Cost More This Year

We have two warnings about Christmas trees this year: There will be fewer Christmas trees available than in years past, and those trees that are available may cost more at your local tree stand. _informq.push(['embed'>); Tree growers planted fewer trees during the recession in 2007, according to... Read More

What's Leaving Netflix in December 2017

The beginning of a month always means it's time to say goodbye to some Netflix programming. The streaming service often moves (and adds) a lot of programming each month. So we're sharing the list a little early so you have time to watch any programs that will be expiring from the streaming giant... Read More

What's Coming To Netflix in December 2017

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder. Plus, we're all getting ready for the holidays, so there is also a ton of great holiday content coming to Netflix in December. Some highlights include for Netflix's programming this month include: All THREE of The Santa Clause films... Read More

'Partridge Family' Star David Cassidy Has Died at the Age of 67

David Cassidy , the performer who was best known for his role on The Partridge Family , has died. He was 67. The actor and musician entered a Fort Lauderdale, FL hospital for liver and kidney failure last week. Cassidy's family issued a statement confirming the news of his death on Tuesday evening... Read More

Warning: The Next Two Episodes of 'This Is Us' Will Make You Cry

The next two episodes of This Is Us are expected to each be emotionally draining. Wait, didn't we just say that last week too? Yeah, we did. But still... this is another warning. Tonight's episode, titled "Number 2," is the second part of the fall trilogy for the series. Each episode of the trilogy... Read More

Seth Meyers Will Host the 2018 Golden Globe Awards

The 2018 Golden Globes finally have an emcee. Comedian and host of NBC's Late Night , Seth Meyers, will host the Golden Globes next year. There were "rumblings that NBC and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association were going to go host-less in 2018," according to Billboard.com , but having a host... Read More

'Home Alone 2: Lost in New York' Celebrates 25th Anniversary

It has been 25 years since the McAllister family "did it again," as they became separated from their youngest child during the holiday season. Yes, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York opened in theaters on this day (November 20) 25 years ago: Macaulay Culkin reprised his role as Kevin McCallister in the... Read More

LIST: Winners from the 2017 American Music Awards

Last night's telecast for the 45th American Music Awards had SO many awesome performances that it was hard to remember they were even giving out awards, right? In fact, it was a BIG night for Bruno Mars , Niall Horan and DJ Khaled . All three added hardware to their collections. Here's a look at... Read More