Fentanyl is trending because marijuana laced with the opioid fentanyl has caused dozens of overdoses, centered in and around Connecticut.
#GhostbustersAfterlife is trending the new Ghostbusters movie is out today. It was written and directed by Jason Reitman, son of Ivan Reitman. Critics say it has a very Stranger Things vibe to it, maybe because it stars Finn Wolfhard from Stranger Things. It has a 63% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
Kevin McCarthy is trending because the California representative delayed a vote on the Build Back Better bill by speaking on the House floor for 8 hours, breaking a record previously held by Nancy Pelosi in 2018. He ended his speech around 5 a.m. Eastern on Friday.