First hijab-wearing Barbie announced.
@BritniDWrites, tweeting about Mattel’s announcement of the first hijab-wearing Barbie, modeled after U.S. Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. The Barbie is part of Mattel’s “Shero” series, which has honored influential women including model Ashley Graham and director Ava DuVernay.
Trump makes yet another handshake awkward.
@jrhennessy, tweeting about President Trump’s latest awkward handshake. This time, it was at the ASEAN summit in Manila, the Philippines. The crossed-arm group handshake is a tradition at the summit of Asian nations, but Trump’s grimace sent the photos trending online. Trump was shaking hands with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, left, and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Trump is known for yanking people toward him during handshakes, and his extra-long shake with French President Emmanuel Macron this summer went viral as well.
Streaker makes a scene at Buffalo Bills game.
@Ben_Freedman, pointing out a sad fact for Bills fans about the man who streaked during the game against the Saints on Sunday in Orchard Park, N.Y. The streaker ran the length of the field -— naked — and the Bills ran for only 69 yards. The man was escorted from the field covered by a yellow windbreaker. “Have to say he had the best end-zone dance of the day,” @viccarucci tweeted.
Keurig gets caught up in online uproar over Sean Hannity, Roy Moore.
@CollinRugg, tweeting with the hashtag #BoycottKeurig, which some fans of Sean Hannity’s Fox News show are using after the coffee machine maker pulled its advertising. Keurig withdrew its ads after Hannity appeared to defend Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore against allegations of sexual assault. Keurig issued a statement about the situation. The boycott also sparked plenty of jokes.