Monday January 21, 2019

Archive for the ‘Celebrities’ Category

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson golf match has customers livid after live stream goes out for free

he Match became a Twitter sensation, but probably not in the way anyone promoting the event was hoping. The much-hyped match play duel between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson was sold as a muliti-platform pay-per-view event. Sold for $19.95, many fans paid the price and tuned in, only to find out the event was streaming for free on the Bleacher Report website.  More…

First African-American top network executive exiting ABC

ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey, who created a deep bench of ethnic diversity in the network’s shows, got rid of “Last Man Standing,” and fired Roseanne Barr for a racist tweet, will soon be gone from ABC.  More…

John Goodman & Laurie Metcalf May Get Pay Cuts After Bad ‘Conners’ Ratings

John Goodman and Laurie Metcalf have learned Roseanne Barr‘s absence could have a dramatic effect on their wallets. The Conners is already in trouble without controversial comedian Barr around. Ratings are decreasing every week, and the stars’ paychecks might soon follow suit.  More…

Justin Bieber Sideways Burrito Photo Was a Staged Prank

You know that viral photo of Justin Bieber eating a burrito from the side – yeah, that was fake news, courtesy of the same guys who got Will Smith to jump into the Grand Canyon.  More…

Dead brothel owner Dennis Hof wins Nevada election

Deceased brothel owner Dennis Hof managed to win an election for a Nevada state assembly seat in Tuesday’s election. Hof, who died last month at his Love Ranch cathouse, garnered more votes than his Democratic opponent, Lesia Romanov.  More…

Alec Baldwin demoted to Saturday by ABC amid arrest, low ratings

ABC quietly announced on Election Night that “The Alec Baldwin Show” would move from its prestigious timeslot on Sunday evenings to a less desirable Saturday night spot, amid disappointing ratings and negative media attention surrounding the hot-headed thespian.  More…

‘Halloween’ star Jamie Lee Curtis battled opioid addiction

Jamie Lee Curtis struggled with an opioid addiction she kept secret from the world since the late ’80s. “I was ahead of the curve of the opiate epidemic,” Curtis, 59, told People. “I had a 10-year run, stealing, conniving. No one knew. No one.”  More…

Alec Baldwin released from police custody after parking spot punch

Alec Baldwin didn’t say a word as he was released from custody with a summons for assault and harassment over a parking spot. “What kind of example are you setting for your kids with your little temper tantrum?” asked a Post reporter. “Can’t you afford a garage at this point with all the money you make?” Baldwin, for once, kept his mouth shut.  More…

Alec Baldwin arrested for punching driver over parking spot

The Bloviator strikes again! Notorious hothead Alec Baldwin slugged a driver in the face when the motorist pulled in to park at a spot that was being held for Baldwin, cops said.  More…

Barbra Streisand is again thinking about moving to Canada if GOP wins the House

Barbra Streisand is once again thinking about leaving the United States for political reasons. In a Tuesday interview with The New York Times, the 76-year-old star admitted that she’s considering moving to Canada if the Democrats don’t win a majority in the House of Representatives in the midterm elections next week.  More…

Nurse fired for blackface Beyoncé costume

A nurse at a Missouri hospital lost her job after using blackface to dress as Beyoncé for Halloween. Shelbi Heenan posted a photo of her in the racist costume to her Facebook account on Monday alongside her boyfriend, also in blackface, dressed as Jay-Z.  More…

Shaun White apologizes to Special Olympics for ‘insensitive’ Halloween costume

Gold medalist Shaun White issued an apology Monday to the Special Olympics community, after dressing up as special needs character “Simple Jack,” who was featured in 2008’s “Tropic Thunder.”  More…

Tatum O’Neal says she was sexually assaulted ‘more than once’ as a child

Academy Award-winning actress Tatum O’Neal posted an emotional message on Instagram acknowledging that she’s been the victim of sexual assault “more than once.” “I am a woman and I have been sexually assaulted more than once,” O’Neal, 54, wrote in the posting. “It was not my fault when I was 5, 6, 12, 13, 15 – all by older men who I thought were safe.”  More…

Meghan Markle accidentally leaves the price tag on her dress in Tonga

Meghan Markle made a minor fashion faux pas in Tonga on Thursday. The Duchess of Sussex, 37, chose a red dress by Self-Portrait ($430) for her arrival at the Polynesian country’s Fua’amotu Airport. The only problem? The price tag was still hanging from the hemline of her mid-length skirt.  More…

Megyn Kelly is OUT at NBC just 48 hours after blackface scandal, may walk away with $69 million

Megyn Kelly is out at NBC. This move comes just 48 hours after the embattled host made remarks in which she defended blackface on Today. Kelly delivered a tearful apology on-air and welcoming two black panelists to discuss the fraught and horrifying history of the practice, but it did no good. ‘Megyn Kelly is done. She is not ever coming back,’ said an NBC executive.  More…