What Else is Happening?
⛳️ US Open Golf Championship Begins
The annual Pebble Beach tournament tees off this week with last year’s champion, Brooks Koepka, favored to win it all again. Rounding out the oddsmaker's favorites to win are Dustin Johnson and Tiger Woods.
✨ Jupiter at Opposition
Today Jupiter, Earth, and the Sun are aligned, which only happens once a year. But this Wednesday, Jupiter and Earth will be closest to each other (something about elliptical orbits).
💽 New Bruce Springsteen Album
The Boss is back with ‘Western Stars’, it's his first new studio album since his 2012 Wrecking Ball album. We'll be streaming this one.
📺 Jessica Jones Season Three
In what will be the last season of a Netflix Marvel show, Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) faces off against a mysterious highly intelligent psychopath. Krysten Ritter also directs an episode this season, marking her directorial debut.
🐢 World Sea Turtle Day
We like turtles here at Forekast, and that’s not only because World Turtle Day in May got us a lot of traction on Twitter. World Sea Turtle Day not only celebrates these amazing creatures, it also brings some much-needed attention to protecting our oceans.
⭐ The Best of the Rest
Check out the Forekast website for all the events we couldn't fit into this newsletter. Below are some other events we don't want you to miss:
On Wednesday a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Radarstat Constellation Mission for the Canadian Space Agency and MDA.
We mentioned Springsteen's new album already, but be sure to check out new albums from Madonna and X-Ambassadors on Friday. If you're more of a live-music person, head to Tennessee - Bonnaroo kicks off on Thursday.
In case you needed a reason to eat fudge, National Fudge Day is coming up. Speaking of food-related holidays, today is Iced Tea Day, tomorrow is Corn on the Cob Day, and Thursday is Cupcake Lover's Day. So get to eatin'.
World Blood Donor Day serves as a day to give thanks to the countless blood donors around the world, as well as to raise awareness for the need for regular donations.
What to watch: Baskets is back with season 4 this week on FX, and Captain Marvel is out on Blue-ray. If you're looking for something in theaters, Child's Play and Shaft are out on Friday.
Keep yourself up to date on all the trending holidays in the Holidays Subkast.