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Company Suspends Production Of Corona And Other Beers Amid Viral Pandemic, After Being Deemed As Non-Essential By Mexican Government

#Roomies, alcohol sales may be up, but the production of Corona and other beers is coming to a halt. Grupo Modelo has decided to pause production, during the #COVID19 pandemic, after being deemed as non-essential. In a statement, the company…


Teachers Go The Extra Mile For Their Students During Viral Pandemic, While Teaching Virtually

Chantal Joseph and Brittney Lynch have been virtually teaching for almost a month now, due to the viral pandemic. With this unexpected change, they have done their best to accommodate students and their parents, by teaching during the late evening…


Alcohol Sales See A Major Increase During Viral Pandemic

As everyone adjusts to being quarantined, it seems only right that many of the adults are stockpiling liquor and that has increased alcohol sales.  According to Nielsen, alcohol sales increased to 55%, in the U.S., the  week ending March 21. …


Viral Pandemic Causes Possible Condom Shortage

According to @businessinsider, it looks like there may be a shortage of condoms, due to the viral pandemic. A company, located in Malaysia, Karen Bhd, is responsible for producing one out of every five condoms. But because of the shutdown…


Collection & Wage Garnishment of Defaulted Federal Student Loans Paused Due To Viral Pandemic

Student loan relief, during this viral pandemic, has been a point of discussion for many, and it looks like the Department of Education has developed a plan to provide a bit of ease. According to USA Today, those who have…


Mississippi School District Will Still Deliver School Lunches Along Bus Routes In Response To Viral Pandemic

Schools may be out because of the viral pandemic, but that doesn’t mean students are not being cared for. The Moss Point School District in Moss Point, MS has taken it upon themselves to ensure that 1,600 kids not only…


Allstate, Geico, Liberty Mutual, & USAA Extend Deadlines & Offer Payment Plans Amid Viral Pandemic

Geico, Liberty Mutual, USAA, and AllState have all created options, including payment plans,  to make things easier for their customers, as we get through this difficult time. COVID-19 (Coronavirus) caught us all off guard, and as we scramble to keep…


AT&T, Sprint, T Mobile, Verizon & Comcast Will Not Terminate Services For Next 60 Days Due To Viral Pandemic

Many communications companies, including Comcast, Sprint, AT&T, and T Mobile, have signed on to the “Keep Americans Connected Pledge” at the request of FCC chairman Ajit Pai, due to the viral pandemic outbreak and we’re here to give you the…


Drake’s New Single “Toosie Slide” Already Said To Be Next Tik Tok Viral Dance Craze

Let’s be honest, Drake always brings us good spring and summer anthems, and it looks like Tik Tok is the next app that he’ll take over.  In 2018, there was “In My Feelings” that also came with a dance challenge….


Missouri Man Charged With Making A Terrorist Threat After Viral Video Shows Him Licking Items Inside Of A Local Walmart

A man in Missouri found himself getting arrested on Monday and charged with making a terrorist threat after posting a video of himself licking items inside of a local Walmart amid the spread of the coronavirus. According to NBC News,…


NeNe Leakes & Family Participate In Viral Dance–Gregg Leakes Steals The Show

Mobile app, Tik Tok, seems to be the new wave,  and Nene and Gregg Leakes got the family together for one good time. Because of this Quarantine And Chill it seems like everyone is learning all the latest dance moves….


Black Twitter Finds Comedic Relief With #RonaAndChill In The Midst Of Viral Outbreak

Leave it to Black Twitter to give us a bit of comedic relief, during the Coronavirus pandemic. A play on “Netflix and Chill,” #RonaAndChill and “Quarantine Bae” are two phrases that have emerged, since most of the world has been…


New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Increases Fine To $1K For Those Who Violate Social Distancing Rule

The New York Governor tweeted that he will increase the fine by $500, which will now be $1,000, if anyone chooses to violate the state-mandated social distancing rule that’s in place. Despite just about everyone in the United States is…


Reginae Carter, Tory Lanez, & Boosie Are Owning Quarantine Season!

Chile, at this point, no one knows how many days we’ve been inside, during Quarantine season. All we know is that we’re safer at home and it’s been going down on IG, during this time. From us regular folks to…


NY Man Hid COVID-19 Symptoms In Order To Deliver Newborn Child–Wife Now Infected

A New York man reportedly hid his COVID-19 symptoms in order to assist his wife in delivery, and she is now showing signs of the illness. According to Democrat & Chronicle,  “A man who had been exposed to the coronavirus…


NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Orders Investigation Into Firing of Amazon Strike Organizer

According to @CNBC, New York City Mayor #BilldeBlasio has called for an investigation into the firing of Chris Smalls. The Amazon worker who is said to be responsible for organizing the strike. The strike was activated to to highlight the…


DJ Khaled Partners With Organization To Deliver Resources To Hospital Professionals

In the wake of the COVID-19, DJ Khaled is the latest celebrity to offer his resources to help combat this viral pandemic. In conjunction with Direct Relief and superhuman, We The Best Foundation has partnered with the organizations to provide…


Florida Megachurch Pastor Arrested For Ignoring Social-Distancing Order, Held Packed Church Service Instead

Florida pastor, Rodney Howard-Browne, has been arrested and charged with unlawful assembly and violating health and safety rules. According to @tmz, the controversial pastor stated the only time the church would close is when the rapture is taking place. According…


New York Knicks Owner James Dolan Reportedly Tests Positive For Coronavirus

According to Bleacher Report, New York Knicks owner, James Dolan, is the latest NBA associate to test positive for Coronavirus. According to a tweet from the NY Knicks PR account, it stated that the 64-year-old was self-isolating and will continue…


Future Partners With Organization To Donate Masks To Hospital Workers & Patients

Future is the latest celeb to join in on the fight against COVID-19. The ‘Mask Off’ singer and his organization, Freewishes Foundation,  partnered with a sewing company, Atlanta Sewing Style, to donate to hospitals and patients in a campaign, “Mask…


Los Angeles Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Donates $25M To COVID-19 Relief Fund

In the latest COVID-19 update, Los Angeles Clippers owner, Steve Ballmer and his wife, Connie, donated $25 million to the viral pandemic relief fund. The funds donated through the Ballmer Group will assist relief efforts in Los Angeles, Seattle, and…


President Donald Trump Activates National Guard In California, New York, And Washington State

In the wake of managing COVID-19 (Coronavirus), President Donald Trump has activated the National Guard. According to CNBC, the president announced  that the National Guard will be dispatched to New York, California, and Washington State. Not to be confused with…


Group Of Restaurant Customers Gift Bartender With Cash After Restaurant Forced To Serve Take-Out Only

With restaurants closing and people losing their jobs due to the viral pandemic, it’s nice to know that people still have a heart. In Memphis, a group of restaurant goers gifted their bartender with a cash gift to help offset…


Photo Shows President Donald Trump’s Notes Have The Word “Corona” Crossed Out & Replaced With “Chinese” Instead

#Roomies, during a press conference, a photo was taken that showed President Donald Trump‘s notes had the word “Corona” crossed out and replaced with “Chinese. According to NBC News, it is allegedly the president’s handwriting. This comes a day after…


Erykah Badu Announces Live “Quarantine Concert Series”

#Roomies, get your group Facetime and four quarters ready because Erykah Badu is blessing us with a “Quarantine Concert Series.” Responding to a few canceled shows, due to the viral pandemic, she slid some really good news across our desks…


Brooklyn Landlord Cancels His Tenants’ April Rent

In a world where things are at a standstill, 6 million people in the U.S. now filing for unemployment, it’s nice to see a landlord take it easy on the rent. A Brooklyn landlord, Mario Salerno, who has 18 apartment…


CDC Now Urges Americans To Wear Face Masks To Protect From COVID-19

After weeks of advising us not to wear masks, it seems CDC  has changed its stance. According to @npr, we are now advised to wear masks, while out in public. In a news conference, President Donald Trump stated the CDC…


Swizz Beatz Announces Instagram Live Battle Between Teddy Riley And Babyface

Quarantine Season has brought out the best IG Live battles on Al Gore’s innanet. From scene reenactments to daily live streams from multiple celebs, we have been thoroughly entertained.  But we must be honest and admit that this season wouldn’t…


Some Americans May Not Receive Stimulus Checks Until August

Initially it was stated Americans would receive stimulus checks within two weeks, but that appears to not be the case for all of us. According to @abcnews, in a Democratic memo, if you do not have direct deposit information listed…


Jermaine Dupri Reveals He Regrets Not Introducing TLC To The Masses

Since we’re in Quarantine Season, celebs are on social media more than usual and giving us a deeper look into their personality and truths.  Legendary producer, Jermaine Dupri, has been around for some time. He’s known for breaking artists like…


Governor Newsom Announces Wells Fargo, Citi Bank & Chase Among Banks Who Will Grant 90-Day Grace Period For California Home Owners

According to KGET, California Governor Gavin Newsom is ensuring Californians are protected as much as possible during this time. In a press conference, the Democrat announced that over 200 banks- including Wells Fargo, Citi Bank, JP Morgan Chase, and US…


Lil Boosie’s Been Cuttin’ UP On Instagram During This Quarantine

Roommates, while we’ve all been under quarantine, people have taken to social media to do all kinds of things to get their mind off of the coronavirus pandemic. Right now, on social media there are countless challenges floating around, people…


Where The Party At?! DJ D-Nice Hosts IG Live Social Distancing Party To Uplift People During Quarantine Season

Since we can’t go to a party, DJ D-Nice brought the party to us on IG Live. The celebrity DJ literally kept Al Gore’s innanet rockin’ all day long. Starting yesterday afternoon, he is still going. Your faves also joined…


Newark Man Issues Apology After Being Seen On Video Partying Outside Despite The State Being Under Quarantine Instructions

Roommates, we know it hasn’t been easy sitting inside all day, and while you might be tempted to go out and gather with your people, you might want to just sit tight! In a now viral video, a young man…


Ciara And Russell Wilson Along With The Rest Of The Family Are Having Quarantine Fun Thanks To Tik Tok

#Roommates, as #QuarantineLife continues to be our current reality, many are flocking to social media to pass the time and entertain themselves—this includes some of our favorite celebrities. Ciara and Russell Wilson, along with the rest of their adorable family,…