Meet The Newborn That Won $11,000 For Being Named After KFC’s Colonel Sanders

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Back in September, KFC announced a contest in honor of KFC’s Colonel Sanders’s birthday. The contest rules were: whoever had a baby on Colonel Sanders birthday September 9 and named them Sanders first name(Harland) will enter for a chance to win $11,000 to go toward the child’s college tuition.


The winner was announced on October 30, and TBH, I’m really loving the name! Harland Rose was born on September 9, 2018 — weighing in at 8 pounds and 1 ounce. The baby girl was announced as the winner on KFC’s Twitter — isn’t she cute?!


The contest was a hit, with many children born on September 9 being named Harland in hopes to win the $11,000 prize.College students also came forth to say they would change their name if it meant them getting their tuition fees paid off. There were also people who didn’t agree with the contest and thought it was an extreme way to gain money. However, the contestants felt like the name was perfect for their baby, whether they won or not — we agree, Harland is a cute name!

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Hilary Duff Says Drinking Her Placenta In Smoothie Form Was “Delightful”

Hilary Duff Says Drinking Her Placenta In Smoothie Form Was “Delightful”

Hilary Duff and Matthew Koma welcomed their baby girl, Banks Violet Bair, on October 25th —  since then, we have gotten some adorable glimpses of their adorable newborn with pictures posted on Instagram. Now the 31-year-old is opening up about her experiences with a newborn, and gave in detail of how she consumed her placenta.


It’s been 10 days since Duff gave birth to her daughter, she recently made an appearance on the Informed Pregnancy podcast, where she admitted to consuming her placenta in a smoothie.


“It was the most delightful smoothie I’ve ever had. I haven’t had a smoothie that delightful since I was 10. It was calorie-filled with juice and fruit and everything delicious.” Hilary, who had a drug-free natural birth, couldn’t take her entire placenta in just one smoothie so to avoid taking pills, she has been drinking the rest of it in the form of ice cubes.