Ticker: Mock, Prank Caller, Baby Ainsley

By Brian Flood 

  • TIME magazine has named MSNBC’s Janet Mock one of the “30 Most Influential People on the Internet.” Big names such as Jimmy Fallon, Taylor SwiftBarack Obama and Beyoncé join Mock on the list.
  • MSNBC thought they had New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell on the phone to discuss being on board the Delta flight that skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport. They were fooled by a prank caller, who used profanity on the air.
  • A Minneapolis couple named their child after FNC’s Ainsley Earhardt.