Merge 104.8 | 11 November 2020
A 5 year old girl in Dubai is hoping to get into the into the Guinness World Records for naming the 195 recognised countries by the United Nations along with their capital cities in just four minutes and 23 seconds. It took her almost 45 days to memorise the names of all countries and their capitals from A to Z. Her interest was sparked when she saw an eight-year-old girl on TV who could name all the 50 states of America.
Britney Spears legal action against her father has continued in a courtroom where it was claimed the singer is “afraid” of him. He has controlled Britney’s career and personal life since 2008, shortly after the singer faced a public mental breakdown. Britney has now vowed to not work again while her father is in control of her life.
Fans of Johnny Depp are threatening to boycott Fantastic Beasts 3 and have launched a petition for him to be reinstated into the film, following news he has been told to quit. They have launched a petition via Change.org campaigning for Warner Bros to bring him back. It already has more than 143,000 signatures.