LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Here are five things to know before you go to bed Jan. 20, 2022.

Countdown to Doomsday

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists is leaving the doomsday clock exactly where it is.

The clock is a visual representation of world peril as estimated by scientists.

It remains at exactly 100 seconds to midnight, which according to scientists is not necessarily a positive note.

It means the world is no more secure than it was a year ago.


A call to boycott Starbucks is trending on social media.

This after the coffee giant said it would be reversing its COVID-19 vaccine policy for its U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated.

The hashtag #BoycottStarbucks started to trend on Twitter as users voiced their outrage over the change.


Grammy award-winning artist Adele has postponed her Las Vegas residency due to COVID-19 concerns.

The singer made the announcement in an emotional video posted to Twitter.

Members of her team are currently dealing with issues involving COVID-19, prompting her to make the decision.

Her residency was slated to begin Friday at Caesars Palace Hotel with 24 shows scheduled through mid-April.

Oscar Mayer face mask

If you were planning on buying a certain skincare product, made by Oscar Mayer, you’re out of luck, for now.

The hydrating face sheet, made to look like a slice of bologna with holes for your eyes and mouth, has sold out on Amazon.

The masks were listed, as the “Number one new release” in beauty and personal care.

Oscar Mayer promises more are on the way.

World’s best bricklayer

A Lexington man has a new title.

Cole Stamper was named the world’s best bricklayer at the SPEC MIX Bricklayer 500 in Las Vegas. He laid 760 bricks in one hour to win the competition, taking home a new ford truck and $10,000 dollars in other cash and prizes.

Stamper works for Mason Structure in Lexington and credits his success to Jeff Becker, a good partner who handed him the bricks throughout the competition.