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Pink shares an update with fans after undergoing hip surgery. The first trailer for the new Jennifer Lopez rom-com has been released. It's called Marry Me and costars Owen Wilson. It's set for release on Valentines day 2022. And here in Chicago, tomorrow night is the 108th annual tree lighting ceremony at Millenium Park. It kicks off at 6pm at the intersection of Washington and Michigan Avenue with performances running through 745pm.
Billie Eilish has shared the recipe for her favorite holiday cookie and fans are loving it. Louis Tomlinson from One Direction has recieved a Guiness World Record for the most tickets sold for a live streamed concert by a solo male artist, so congrats to him for that. And here in Chicago…Triple A is predicting the busiest road/time for holiday travel.
Lil Nas X has landed himself of the cover of GQ for their annual “men of the year” issue. Sesame Street is introducing their first ever Asian American character, Ji-Young on an upcoming Thanksgiving special. And Reese's is introducing their biggest peanut butter cup yet…and it's the size of a pie, just in time for the holidays!
Sesame Street unveils guest line up for its 52nd season, including Billie Eilish, Kacey Musgraves and Anderson Paak. Jay-Z deletes his Instagram account after gaining over 2 million follows in a single day. And there's a new Squid Game pop up bar in Chicago.