Local 4 News at 5 -- March 24, 2021
Here’s what you missed on Local 4 News at 5:Daily COVID hospitalization rates increase dramatically in Gen X demographicDaily hospitalization rates are also increasing dramatically in younger age groups. Let’s go through some of the numbers from the Michigan Health and Hospital Association. March 1 to the 23, hospitalizations rose by more 600 percent in those age 30 to 39 and by 800 percent in age 40 to 49.
Younger women are more likely to be primary income earners than in previous generations
Among those earning over $100,000, nearly 1 in 3 millennial and Gen X women report being the primary income earner or contributing the largest share of the household finances. Only about 20% of women in previous generations carried their families financially. Zoom In Icon Arrows pointing outwards Wells Fargo Affluent Women’s Study, Jan. 4-18, 2021. That's compared to only 40% of women in the baby boomer and traditionalist generations. Zoom In Icon Arrows pointing outwards Wells Fargo Affluent Women’s Study, Jan. 4-18, 2021.cnbc.com
Right time to 'get stupid again': Beavis, Butt-Head comeback
LOS ANGELES Beavis and Butt-Head are coming back to TV in a reimagined version of the animated series about a pair of Gen X slackers. It seemed like the time was right to get stupid again, Mike Judge, the creator and voice of both characters, said in a statement. Beavis and Butt-Head, which debuted in 1993 on MTV, is moving in its new iteration to ViacomCBS corporate sibling Comedy Central, it was announced Wednesday. The characters jumped to the big screen in 1996 with Beavis and Butt-Head Do America." Judges other TV series credits include Silicon Valley and King of the Hill.