In The Loop: Thursday, January 3, 2019

Everything you need to know, and probably a few things you don't.

January 3, 2019

New Girl Scout Cookies 

Your New Year's diet may already be ruined with the new Girl Scout Gluten-Free Caramel Chocolate Chip cookie flavor! Learn more about the new flavor here

Netflix Warns Against "Bird Box" Challenge 

Fans of the new Netflix film "Bird Box" are blindfolding themselves and completing various tasks. The streaming service is urging fans to stop this dangerous trend and just enjoy the film. Read more about their plea here

Sewage Spill in Chattahoochee River 

Sewage is spilling into the Chattahoochee River after a pump from the Cobb County water treatment failed. Despite the contamination, officials say the county's drinking water is still safe. Learn more about the contamination here

Superbowl Street Art 

As Superbowl LIII approaches, Atlanta's street artists are coming alive and painting the city with beautiful murals! Take a look at some of the murals here! https://atlanta.curbed.com/atlanta-photo-essays/2018/12/28/18158938/super-bowl-liii-murals-art-atlanta-civil-rights-legacy

Flash Flood Watch

A flash flood watch has been issued for the metro Atlanta area beginning tonight and continuing into Friday. Read more about the flash flood watch here