Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The thought of Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi having a child may be scary to some. Just as the thought of the 24-year-old self-admitted non-reader writing a New York Times bestseller was scary, and, before that, the thought that her show, Jersey Shore, would become an international pop culture phenomenon. But here’s the thing: they all happened ...==>> vancouversun.com
It takes a heck of a makeup job to make one of the most beautiful women look evil.==>> nydailynews.com
But that's just what's happened to Angelina Jolie, courtesy of seven-time Academy Award–winning makeup guru Rick Baker.
Disney released the first image from the movie, "Maleficent" — which focuses on the backstory behind the villainous witch in the studio's 1959 animated classic, “Sleeping Beauty” — Tuesday to mark the first day of filming. ...
After a year of dark shadows surrounding their longtime love, Johnny Depp and actress Vanessa Paradis are over.==>> latimes.com
With 14 years, two children and a quiet family life in the South of France under their belts, the pair "have amicably separated," according to Depp's publicist. ...
Forget about Lynchburg -- Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey may have been born in Llanelli, South Wales. Welsh businessman Mark Evans was researching his family history when he discovered his great-great-grandmother's hand-written recipe for the black-label booze. ...==>> now.msn.com
Whale hits boat, boat takes on water. Man is in the boat. Our man. Chances are, he’s going to need a bigger boat. All apologies to Steven Spielberg.==>> webpronews.com
That was an impossibly lame joke, I know, but it was the first thing that popped into my head upon reading about veteran sailor Max Young’s close encounter with a large whale. ...
The music video for Sigur Ros' new single, "Fjogur Piano," features more of Shia LaBeouf than you've ever seen before: the actor and actress Denna Thomsen get totally naked (emotionally and literally) in the seven-minute film clip. ...==>> orlandosentinel.com
Poor Hilary Duff. The new mom got a rare night out with her husband Mike Comrie at Rock N Reilly's Pub in North Hollywood, and the paparazzi was there to document her naughty mama moment. Turns out baby Luca's mom hasn't given up on her cigarette habit....==>> thestir.com
Monroe the gorilla is given presents to celebrate his first birthday at San Diego zoo in Calfornia. . Report by Katie Lamborn. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn==>> youtube.com
While the world is still abuzz over how R&B superstars Drake and Chris Brown fought over her, Rihanna got a new tattoo -- her 16th, overall -- of a gun-shaped Egyptian Falcon in New York City from her longtime ink man, Bang Bang. ...==>> Radar Online.com
Monday, June 18, 2012
It seems like only yesterday that “When I’m 64″ became a reality for Sir Paul McCartney, but today, he hits an even bigger milestone: turning 70.==>> ABC News
Of course, the Beatles legend hardly looks or acts his age, since he continues to remain a vibrant force as both a touring and recording artist. In the last year alone he’s gotten married; ...
As her divorce proceedings finally come to an end, Mena Suvari has embraced a new single style. Rather than relegating herself to watching television in sweats, the "American Pie" star has been out and about in some rather scandalous dresses. ...==>> huffingtonpost.com
Charlie Sheen is reportedly getting ready to retire. The former "Two-and-a-Half Men" star plans on making his next acting gig - starring in FX's upcoming "Anger Management," his last.==>> ibtimes.com
The 46-year-old Sheen told The New York Times that after his new series wraps, he plans on devoting more time to his five children.
Speaking with Oprah Winfrey Sunday, Kim Kardiashian said she’s a changed woman.==>> dbtechno.com
When discussing her failed 72-day marriage to NBA star Kris Humphries, reality star admits she sank into a “deep depression” after filing for divorce.
“I’ve obviously made plenty of mistakes in my lifetime, but I’m not the type to sit and beat myself up over it,” Kardashian, 31, told Winfrey during Oprah’s Next Chapter. “If a real lesson was learned, I’m so okay with having experienced that.” ...
We admittedly take most "In Touch" magazine stories with an entire Morton's factory full of salt, what with their nameless "insiders" and excessive exclamation points. But they just ==>>published the details of Madonna's backstage rider for her current MDNA tour, and we're almost inclined to believe it. ...==>> now.msn.com
Sunday, June 17, 2012
Fear not, there are no sharks swimming in your mall
Just when you thought it was safe to brave the mall...this happens.==>> grindtv.com
Social sites were buzzing this week with images of two sharks swimming through the ground floor of a popular mall and science center in Kuwait. Rumor was the hungry predators were lurking through the flooded building after their massive tank had collapsed and flooded the ground floor in several feet of water. ...
Rodney King found dead in swimming pool
Rodney King, whose videotaped beating by police in 1991 sparked the L.A. riots, was found dead at his California home on Sunday. He was 47.==>> news.yahoo.com
Police said King's fiancée discovered him at the bottom of the swimming pool at their Rialto, Calif., home, about 55 miles east of Los Angeles. ...
Earlier in the week, Beyonce released an extract of the novel written by Rebecca Solnit called ‘A Field Guide to Getting Lost.’ The 2005 publication seems to be an indirect yet clear explanation as to why she named her first-born daughter Blue Ivy…==>> mtv.co.uk
Bey put this passage on her Tumblr page: “The world is blue at its edges and in its depths. This blue is the light that got lost. Light at the end blue end of the spectrum does not travel the whole distance from the sun to us. ...
TNT has long been known as a summer TV destination. With staples like “The Closer” and “Leverage,” the network has taken their motto “we know drama,” to new levels. Last year TNT decided to go in a new direction from their traditional fare and invest in a sci-fi series called “Falling Skies.” After bursting onto the scene with record ratings over the summer, “Skies” is set to return tonight and continue right where it left off. ...==>> examiner.com
Guy puts 4.5-inch drill bit up his nose to set awful record
Ryan Stock drilled a 4.5-inch drill bit into his nose, a http://recordsetter.com world record.==>> youtube.com
NOTE: This record is extremely dangerous and should only be attempted by trained professionals. ...
Saturday, June 16, 2012
With two failed marriages (almost) behind her, Kim Kardashian knows what she wants in a man.==>> usatoday.com
In an interview with Kardashian airing Sunday on Oprah's Next Chapter, the reality star tells the emoting powerhouse one of the things she appreciates about boyfriend Kanye West. ...
Radiohead was preparing to perform at a sold-out concert in Toronto's Downsview Park on Saturday, when the stage collapsed, killing one person.==>> ontheredcarpet.com
Deputy commander of Toronto Emergency Medical Services Ian McClelland told CNN that paramedics pronounced the person dead at the scene of the accident. There were two people with minor injuries and another with serious injuries, who was transported to the nearby Sunnybrook Hospital. ...
Is Tom Cruise ready to take the next step in his entertainment career and become an actual rock star?==>> ontheredcarpet.com
The 49-year-old actor spent months training with a celebrity vocal coach to prepare for his role as rocker Stacee Jaxx in the 1980s themed musical film "Rock of Ages," which hit theaters on Friday, June 15. His performance has been praised by members of the band Poison and rock legend Gene Simmons of KISS. They attended the movie's recent premiere in Los Angeles. ...
Is her bump getting too big for plain old walking? "Jersey Shore" star Snooki, who is due to give birth to her first child with fiance Jionni LaValle later this summer, took a ride down Seaside Boardwalk on a three-wheel motorized scooter on Monday. Later, pal Pauly D was the one who had to drag the thing up some stairs and into Snooki's private house. ...==>> Top Shots of the Week omg.yahoo.com
WARSAW, Poland—Once again, the European Championship is fulfilling its billing as the best tournament in world soccer.==>> Sporting News
A compelling first two rounds of Euro 2012 group stage matches provided most of what fans and television viewers want — and what the problem-plagued 2010 World Cup lacked.
Exciting matches, plenty of goals, excellent refereeing.
Even the players and the tournament ball have behaved well. ...
Images published on a Chinese tech blog purportedly show “leaked” photos of the unannounced, unreleased, unavailable Apple iPhone 5 -- the hotly anticipated next version of the device that rewrote the rules for smartphone makers. ...==>> foxnews.com
Friday, June 15, 2012
Rajat K. Gupta, the retired head of the consulting firm McKinsey & Company and a former Goldman Sachs board member, was found guilty on Friday of conspiracy and securities fraud. He is the most prominent business executive convicted in a wave of prosecutions that followed the government’s sweeping investigation into insider trading on Wall Street. ...==>> New York Times
Jimmy takes you through the evolution of dance moves used by fathers everywhere.==>> Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
A semi-cooked squid inseminated a woman's mouth, according to a paper published in the Journal of Parasitology. After experiencing "severe pain in her oral cavity" when she bit into her seafood, the woman spit out her meal but continued to feel a lingering "pricking" sensation. ...==>> ABC News Blogs
Lindsay Lohan has been taken to a hospital after being found unconscious this morning in the penthouse of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Marina del Rey, Calif., ABC News affiliate KABC is reporting.==>> ABC News Blogs
Paramedics were called at 10:15 a.m. PST. Lohan is currently filming the Lifetime movie "Liz & Dick" in the Marina del Rey area. ...
With Father's Day around the corner, President Obama today admitted that his wife once scolded him for suggesting it was a "forgotten holiday."==>> news.yahoo.com
Over lunch with campaign supporters in downtown Washington, the president complained that people tended to make a bigger deal out of Mother's Day. ...
A Memphis woman says she knew that the father of her child had several kids outside their relationship, but when she found out that he had actually fathered 20 other children with 15 other women, she literally had to sit down. Latoya Shields said she's spent eight years with Terry Turnage and was unaware that he'd been so prolific with his baby-making abilities. ...==>> now.msn.com
When Justin Bieber stopped by NBC’s Today show, he probably didn’t expect to be given a pop quiz on his life. But to be fair, co-host Matt Lauer probably didn’t expect the pop star would commandeer his inaugural tweet to declare he had Bieber-fever . ...==>> hollywoodreporter.com
Yvette Wilson, the comedian best known for her role on the 1990s comedy Moesha, died Thursday of cervical cancer, according to multiple reports. She was 48 and had been battling stage 4 cervical cancer. ...==>> hollywoodreporter.com
This month the Pentagon will honor our gay and lesbian troops for the first time, having designated June as gay pride month. The move follows the Defense Department tradition of recognizing diversity in our armed forces with events such as Black History Month and ...==>> now.msn.com
From Mom2Mom 2 unemployment line? The woman behind the controversial photos of two servicewomen nursing their babies has been handed a pink slip from her civilian X-ray technician job. Crystal Scott, the spokeswoman for breastfeeding support group Mom2Mom, says her employer cited the controversy as the reason for her firing. ...==>> now.msn.com
Thursday, June 14, 2012
An unusually large Near-Earth Object, 2012 LZ1 has just been discovered by Rob McNaught and colleagues on 2012 June 10/11 - Slooh Space Camera will track live with Bob Berman and Rob McNaught!==>> events.slooh.com/
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An asteroid the size of a city block is set to fly by Earth Thursday (June 14), and you may be able to watch it happen live.==>> news.yahoo.com
The near-Earth asteroid 2012 LZ1, which astronomers think is about 1,650 feet (500 meters) wide, will come within 14 lunar distances of Earth Thursday evening. While there's no danger of an impact on this pass, the huge space rock may come close enough to be caught on camera. ...
Who in their right mind would pay $450 for a pizza? "A very rich person," Nader Hatami, owner of the Steveston Pizza Company tells The Province.==>> news.yahoo.com
The Vancouver eatery has already sold one of the $450 pies and seven other orders for a $120 version. "I never thought I'd sell so many," Hatami said.
So what exactly do you get on a $450 pizza? ...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Lindsay Lohan landed another role in what’s effectively a low-budget porno. Except this time all pretense is dropped with a Skinemax budget raised on Kickstarter, starring as ‘Tara’ opposite real adult star James Deen’s ‘Christian,’ released straight-to-Netflix. ...==>> amygrindhouse.com
At only 19, Gomez is mogul on the rise: a TV and music star, a fashion entrepreneur, and, as Justin Bieber’s better half, the envy of Beliebers everywhere. Now, with a string of gritty indies on the horizon, she’s poised to become Hollywood’s newest It Girl. ...==>> elle.com
Alyson Hannigan's second born came out of the womb so cool she's already doing fist bumps. Well, sort of.==>> omg.yahoo.com
The "How I Met Your Mother" star tweeted this adorable photo of her new daughter Keeva Jane Denisof, who was born May 23. (Yep, three weeks ago. Some people are good at keeping secrets in Hollywood!) The baby joins big sister Satyana, 3, and Hannigan's husband, actor Alexis Denisof. ...
Taking vitamin D and calcium supplements that provide no more than the usual recommended daily allowance does not help prevent bone fractures in older women and may actually cause harm, according to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. ...==>> ABC News
Someone finally (we think) got to the bottom of a nude booty pic making the Twitter rounds. Reports initially claimed Kanye West tweeted and deleted a photo of a shapely brunette's backside, prompting speculation that the round rump pictured was Kim Kardashian's.==>> now.msn.com
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Henry Hill, the low-level mobster turned FBI informant who was the basis of Martin Scorsese's seminal 1990 film "Goodfellas," has died at age 69, reports TMZ.==>> huffingtonpost.com
“He had a heart attack around the 27th of May, and he went into the hospital and it was really touch-and-go for a long time,” ...
Americans love vending machines. Which raises the question, why hadn't anyone thought of a pizza vending machine years and years ago? Dutch company A1 Concepts is introducing just that — a vending machine that produces piping hot (and, we imagine, mediocre) pizza in less than three minutes. Introduced in Europe three years ago, the Let's Pizza machines will soon hit American stores. ...==>> now.msn.com
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
NBA Finals Schedule==>> sportsillustrated.cnn.com
GAME 1 at OKC, Tue. June 12, 9 p.m., ABC
GAME 2 at OKC, Thu. June 14, 9 p.m., ABC
GAME 3 at MIA, Sun. June 17, 8 p.m., ABC
GAME 4 at MIA, Tue. June 19, 9 p.m., ABC
GAME 5 at MIA, Thu. June 21, 9 p.m., ABC*
GAME 6 at OKC, Sun. June 24, 8 p.m., ABC*
GAME 7 at OKC, Tue. June 26, 9 p.m., ABC*
*if necessary; all times Eastern
She's no stranger to stripping off in an effort to promote herself.==>> dailymail.co.uk
But Rihanna's latest advert takes her sexy shots to the next level, with a naked image of the singer dominating Times Square as it appears on a billboard in the centre of New York. ...
Never underestimate the lengths a fan will go to. Check out this real-life "Simpsons" show opening, which contains hints that these Simpsons may have English accents: Note the license plates, the policeman's stylish outfit and Marge driving on the wrong side of the road -- never mind sitting on the wrong side of the car! We love that Homer's driving ...
Charlize Theron has been looking particularly glam these days, promoting "Prometheus" and "Snow White And The Huntsman" in some elegant looks. So it took us by surprise to see the usually dolled-up star without her usual accessory: blonde flowing locks. ...==>> huffingtonpost.com
Lady Gaga fans have been worried about her well-being after she got whacked by a pole onstage Sunday in New Zealand and suffered a concussion. The singer offered both reassurance and additional cause for concern on Monday when she tweeted a photo of herself, apparently in bed and sporting two monster shiners.==>> now.msn.com
By LISA LEFF, Associated Press==>> mercurynews.com
ALCATRAZ ISLAND -- For 20th century crime buffs, few capers match the intrigue and ingenuity of the "Escape from Alcatraz," the 1962 prison break three inmates pulled off with stolen spoons, dummy heads and a raincoat raft.
For Marie Widner and Mearl Taylor, the fabled flight from the Rock is all about family. ...
Monday, June 11, 2012
It also unveiled a new high-end laptop Monday that marries the sharpness of an iPad with the thinness of a MacBook Air. In stores on Monday, the new MacBook Pro is Apple's thinnest computer yet, with its sharpest display, Apple said Monday at its ...==>> usatoday.com
Jun. 11, 2012 - The first day of Jerry Sandusky's child sexual abuse trial has ended after prosecutors' first witness offered graphic testimony about abuse he said dates to the 1990s. (The Associated Press)==>> washingtonpost.com
The defense insisted that Sandusky may have given gifts but did nothing criminal. PHOTOS: The Sandusky case: Who's who The witness, the first of eight alleged victims expected to testify at the trial, is now 28 years old. According to reports from the ...==>> latimes.com
After nude cell phone photos of Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi were leaked on Friday, the "Jersey Shore" star's ex-boyfriend Emilio Masella is saying he isn't the one who pressed send.==>> huffingtonpost.com
"I honestly don’t care," Masella, who briefly called Snooki his girlfriend in 2010, told TMZ. "I'm trying to get rid of trash in my life ... I'm done with her and moving on with my own career." ...
Rupert is no ordinary cat. Weighing in at a staggering 20 pounds, the feline is only 2 years old and is expected to pack on another 11 pounds before he's fully grown, which would make him one of the world's biggest cats. ...==>> now.msn.com
LONDON – Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara Phillips has been nominated as part of the U.K.'s team for the London Olympics, the British Equestrian Federation said Monday.==>> usatoday.com
The 31-year-old won the coveted spot after a string of strong performances, particularly a third-place finish at Bramham last weekend on her horse, High Kingdom. ...
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... Lindsay Lohan lied to cops Friday by telling them she was NOT driving the Porsche that slammed into a truck on the Pacific Coast Highway, and as a result she could be prosecuted and her probation could be revoked. ...==>> tmz.com
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has a lot of questions about what was discovered Sunday night on a south L.A. sidewalk, starting with "Is that really a pair of lungs?" A citizen spotted the unsettling scene near the Compton neighborhood and called authorities, who are currently stumped. "We don't know what they are," Sgt. Robert Dean said. "It's really weird." ...==>> now.msn.com
By Claire Noland==>> latimes.com
Frank Cady, 96, a character actor who played Hooterville general-store proprietor Sam Drucker on the TV sitcoms “Green Acres” and “Petticoat Junction,” died Friday at his home in Wilsonville, Ore., said his daughter, Catherine Turk. No specific cause was given.
Like Mr. Haney, Eb Dawson, Hank Kimball and Arnold the Pig, Cady’s Sam Drucker was a supporting cast member on “Green Acres” ...
BY JENNY STRASBURG, ANDREW ACKERMAN AND AARON LUCCHETTI==>> online.wsj.com
At the end of Facebook Inc.'s disastrous first day of trading May 18, the phone in Robert Greifeld's New York office rang.
It was Mary Schapiro, head of the Securities and Exchange Commission, wanting an explanation from the chief executive of Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. for the epidemic of glitches and delays in one of the most anticipated initial public offerings ever. ...
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There's an extremely gory scene in "Prometheus" in which Noomi Rapace's character gives herself an emergency Caesarean section to remove an alien. A 15-year-old Australian boy passed out during the scene and began having a seizure. He was reported yesterday to be in stable condition at a hospital, but the teen's collapse has some critics ...==>> now.msn.com
"Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is the latest celebrity to have her naked photos leaked online.==>> huffingtonpost.com
Nude photos taken with a cell phone of the 24-year-old surfaced online on June 8, and were posted by Egotastic and The Daily Mail.
The photos of the star, who is currently expecting her first child with fiance Jionni LaValle, appear to have been taken before she became pregnant. In the pictures, Snooki is seen taking photos of herself wearing a white robe, left open to reveal her body.
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron has a lot on his plate — things like preparing for the upcoming London Olympics and dealing with Europe's financial crisis. He's got so much on his mind that he reportedly forgot to bring his 8-year-old daughter Nancy home after the family dined out at an English pub on Sunday. ...==>> now.msn.com
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For years fake nude photos of Snooki have been hitting the web. Snookie has even leaked fake photos herself as a joke. This time aroud the pictures are for real the naked self-shots have been stamped as authentic by Snooki’s camp. ...==>> www.tmrzoo.com
Brad Keselowski features prominently in Twitter's first ever TV commercial, which could either be a standalone way to promote their NASCAR business partnership or it may be the first in a series of Twitter commercials. ...==>> now.msn.com
Teen Mom star Amber Portwood has had the most problems of any of the Teen Mom stars and now she'll be paying the price for her actions as she begins a five-year prison sentence. Five years! Even though Amber could have chosen to complete a drug rehab ...==>> celebs.gather.com
Judith Light among big winners for her role in 'Other Desert Cities'==>> nydailynews.com
'Clybourne Park' wins for Best Play.
Race was a hot topic at the 66th annual Tonys Awards.
The comedy-drama “Clybourne Park,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning story of America’s timeless racial divide inspired by “A Raisin in the Sun,” made its own theater history when it won for Best Play. ...
Family audiences turned out in droves for "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted," pushing the DreamWorks Animation CGI sequel to a better-than-expected $60.3 million weekend at the U.S. box office.==>> movies.yahoo.com
Big turnouts on Saturday and Sunday pushed it past Fox and Ridley Scott's "Prometheus," which had led after taking in $21.4 million Friday, and went on to an impressive $50 million for the weekend.
"Madagascar 3" also hauled in $75.5 million from 28 overseas territories in its first weekend ...
Friday, June 8, 2012
Grammy Award-winning musician Lauryn Hill, who rose to fame with 1990s hip-hop trio the Fugees, was charged Thursday with failing to pay federal taxes on more than $1.8 million she earned over three years.==>> finance.yahoo.com
The 37-year-old singer, of South Orange, N.J., didn't file returns or pay taxes from 2005 to 2007, according to U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman. ...
ATLANTA – Megachurch pastor and televangelist Creflo Dollar — who has drawn scrutiny for his flashy lifestyle and preaching that prosperity is good — was arrested early Friday after authorities say he slightly hurt his 15-year-old daughter in a fight at his metro Atlanta home. ...==>> foxnews.com
Police Capt. Steve Rose confirmed to WXIA-TV, the local NBC affiliate, that 19-year-old Melvin Vernell III, who went by Lil Phat, was shot several times on the parking deck near the entrance of Northside Hospital Women's Center and was pronounced dead later that night. ...==>> hollywoodreporter.com
Stephen King's horror novel "It," which centers around a sadistic clown killer, is coming to the big screen.==>> ontheredcarpet.com
Warner Bros. Pictures plans to release a two-part film that will be directed by Cary Fukunaga, The Hollywood Reporter said, adding that he will co-write the script with Chase Palmer. The cast has not been announced. ...
UPDATE: Lindsay Lohan’s rep tells Gossip Cop the actress’ accident occurred when she was on “her way to the set [of "Liz & Dick"]. She was brought to Santa Monica UCLA hospital as a precaution. She is fine and was released less than two hours later and is already headed back to the set to resume work.” ...==>> gossipcop.com
According to TMZ, Lohan was driving when her Porsche crashed into the back of an 18-wheeler truck that reportedly cut her off. Photos of Lohan's totaled vehicle show a smashed windshield, passenger window and hood. ...==>> huffingtonpost.com
WASHINGTON — After weeks of quiet talks, drug industry lobbyists were growing nervous. If they were to cut a deal with the White House on overhauling health care, they needed to be sure President Obama would stop a proposal by his liberal allies intended to bring down medicine prices. ...==>> nytimes.com
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Facing a slew of economic bad news, President Obama said Friday the private sector is doing just fine but blamed Republicans for not helping out-of-work teachers and other public-sector employees - an analysis pounced on by GOP leaders. ...==>> foxnews.com
Microsoft seems to be declaring war on two of Google’s business units by enabling the Do Not Track (DNT) feature in Internet Explorer 10 by default. On one hand, Microsoft appears to be attacking Google’s bottom line by defaulting millions of Internet Explorer installs to a setting that could prevent Google from using behavioral targeting in its advertising products for a significant percentage of web users. On the other hand, Microsoft is positioning Internet Explorer 10 as the pro-consumer alternative to Google Chrome. ...==>> hasoffers.com/blog/
Even if SCARLETT JOHANSSON served up semolina on toast for breakfast after a night in the sack, any man would wolf it down and say it was worth a Michelin star.==>> thesun.co.uk
That’s never going to happen though – she’s determined to impress her other half NATE NAYLOR by taking cooking lessons. ...
Everyone knows that vampires can be killed with wooden stakes, and it takes a silver bullet to stop a werewolf. But what's a horror-plagued homeowner to do about zombies? Buy Hornady's Z-Max Bullets, apparently. The Nebraska-based manufacturer designed the product because of company president Steve Hornady's "love of zombie movies," but due to recent events (we're looking at you, Miami), they've become Hornady's most successful item. ...==>> now.msn.com
Green Smoke® e-cigarette Father's Day Kit comes complete with 2 batteries, 1 USB charger, 1 wall adapter, 1 USB cigarette, and 3 packs of our superior quality FlavorMax™ cartomizers. All that for only $129.95 and, really, what could be better than that?==>> Get the Father's Day Kit here!
By Katherine Weber , Christian Post Reporter==>> global.christianpost.com
Kim Kardashian had to be sewn into a tight, form-fitting leather dress Wednesday before an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," after her famous curves split the outfit at the seams.
Kardashian was due to appear on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" in Los Angeles with sisters Khloe and Kourtney when her dress split -- luckily moments before arriving on the set, giving her wardrobe team just enough time to fix the possibly embarrassing situation. ...
Thursday, June 7, 2012
A Reuters/Ipsos poll released Monday said 1 in 3 Americans on Facebook are spending less time on the site because it's boring, not relevant or not useful. But, anecdotally, what do some Facebook users say? Here's a sampling Yahoo! News collected this week ...==>> news.yahoo.com
The apparently barren ice of the Arctic can host huge bright green blooms of microscopic plantlike organisms underneath it — all hidden from satellites — suggesting that the Arctic Ocean is far more productive than previously thought, scientists find.==>> csmonitor.com
However, it remains unclear whether such fertility could have unexpected downsides for life in the Arctic, researchers said. ...
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Bob Welch, a singer-guitarist who left Fleetwood Mac for a successful solo career with such 1970s hits as "Ebony Eyes" and "Sentimental Lady," was found dead in his Nashville home of an apparent suicide on Thursday. He was 65.==>> people.com
Welch, who was believed to have suffered health problems recently, ...
A 27-year-old sprinter who wants to represent Japan at the London Paralympic Games has stripped off for a calendar showcasing her finely-toned body -- complete with prosthetic leg.==>> sports.ndtv.com
Maya Nakanishi is hoping to raise money to fund her trip to London and to buy new a artificial limb.
The calendar, with pictures taken by professional photographer Takao Ochi, ...
Two Siberian tiger cubs could have been in a lot of trouble when their mother abandoned them, but — lucky for them — a Shar Pei named Cleopatra didn't mind helping out. "She's cleaning them and breast feeding them as if they were her own — and they also sleep together," ...==>> now.msn.com
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The remains of the Curtain theatre, where Shakespeare's 'Henry V' and 'Romeo and Juliet' may have been first performed, have been discovered in East London.==>> telegraph.co.uk
It's likely that the theatre was the home to some of the first performances of Romeo and Juliet and Henry V.
The theatre was dismantled in the 17th century and its exact location was lost to historians soon after. Now, the Museum of London Archaeology (MoLA) has found sections of the theatre in Shoreditch, East London. ...
The latest debris to cross the Pacific is a gargantuan 165-ton, 66-foot long dock that has washed up on an Oregon beach. The concrete and metal structure was ripped from a port during last year's tsunami in Japan. Authorities have tested this latest arrival and found it radiation-free, but experts are more worried about invasive marine creature trespassers that ...==>> now.msn.com
The growing feud between co-stars Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine, mentors on NBC's "The Voice" needs to stop, says colleague Cee Lo Green. Both need to put aside their differences and "get over" it, he told Us Weekly.==>> christianpost.com
"It's getting a little old and a little inconvenient for everyone," the mentor noted. "Adam hasn't come to me and spoken to me [about his issues] and neither has Christina, ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Do you ever wish you could just give HBO your money directly and skip the cable subscription to access the most awesome TV shows ever? Jake Caputo wished that to be so, and instead of just sitting around doing nothing about it, he launched the site takemymoneyhbo.com, which implores the premium channel to offer a ...==>> now.msn.com
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We, as Americans, enjoy unprecedented freedoms. It's what makes us the greatest nation in the world. But sometimes we take those freedoms a little too far. Especially when it comes to fireworks. There's a reason there isn't a law prohibiting you from filling an aluminum can with fireworks, attaching it to your belt and setting it off so that it looks like you have the most powerful genitals in the universe. ...==>> now.msn.com
Google honors the first drive-in theater with a cool video. Today, 'guerrilla drive-ins' are feeding the appetite for movies under the stars. By David Clark Scott / June 6, 2012 Google's Doodle today celebrates the opening of the first drive-in theater ...==>> csmonitor.com
The demonstration, on the 68th anniversary of the historic D-Day landings, was aimed at the federal government's relatively new policy of paying injured soldiers lump-sum compensation for wounds and injuries, rather than life-time pensions. ...==>> theglobeandmail.com
Amber Portwood, Teen Mom star, is sentenced to prison on a felony drug charge. Octomom Nadya Suleman is considering stripping for money. Rather than horrified glee when it comes to public mommy train wrecks, perhaps we should find some sympathy. ...==>> csmonitor.com
Looks as if Miley Cyrus has finally been tamed: The singer and actress is engaged to marry her beau, Liam Hemsworth.==>> Los Angeles Times
The young couple, who have been together for around three years, shared their happy news Wednesday.
"I'm so happy to be engaged and look forward to a life of happiness with Liam," Cyrus told People, which first reported the May 31 engagement. ...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Scout Willis, the 20-year-old daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, was arrested in New York City on Monday for allegedly using a fake ID and drinking a beer in public.==>> movies.yahoo.com/news/
A spokesperson for the New York Police Department confirmed to Access Hollywood that Demi and Bruce's daughter was charged with two misdemeanors, criminal impersonation and a violation of the open-container law. ...
Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a buried man with an iron stick in his chest in the Black Sea town of Sozopol.==>> novinite.com
The man, who was buried over 700 years ago, was stabbed multiple times in the chest and the stomach, as his contemporaries feared that he would raise from the dead as a vampire, National History Museum director Bozhidar Dimitrov has told local media. ...
It's bad enough that the Japanese Atomic Energy Agency thought it needed to make its terminology easier for women to understand, but then they illustrated 'radiation' with a drawing of an angry wife screaming at her husband. Although the site made its first appearance in 2010, it's final page refresh came on Monday; the Agency yanked it after receiving a number of complaints (and we can't WAIT to see how they'd draw that). ...==>> now.msn.com
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NEW YORK--To launch his new start-up, Sean Parker should have spent less of his billions on celebrity guests and more of it on fixing his technology.==>> news.cnet.com
Parker and Shawn Fanning, his ol' partner from the Napster days, today unveiled Airtime, a Web video chat service designed to take up where Chatroulette left off. The launch event was a glitch-filled disaster -- or a marketing coup by Parker. ...
An Australian fishing writer is gaining worldwide attention after he spotted the remains of an elusive giant squid being chomped on by an 8-foot shark off Australia's south shore. The squid carcass, which measured nearly 10 feet, was believed to have ...==>> nydailynews.com
A bill meant to help close the wage gap between men and women failed to advance in the Senate on Tuesday — as expected.==>> washingtonpost.com
The Paycheck Fairness Act earned 52 votes in favor of proceeding to final consideration, short of the 60 votes necessary. Senate Republicans voted en masse against the measure, believing that it could adversely affect businesses if employees attempt to file pay-related lawsuits. ...
Venus's 2012 transit across the sun will let researchers test methods for observing Earth-like planets light years away. It's an opportunity that won't be available again until December 2117. By Pete Spotts, Staff writer / June 5, 2012 This June 2004 ...==>> csmonitor.com
Crave's Eric Mack looks for someone to talk to. by Eric Mack Airtime is like Chatroulette, but instead of a random Mark's "Richard" you're more likely to run into just a plain old Mark. I have to admit, the new Airtime video chat service looks and ...==>> news.cnet.com
On the surface, the election is about whether Badger State residents will recall their lightning rod of a governor, Republican Scott Walker, largely for having stripped Wisconsin public workers of their collective bargaining rights. ...==>> cbsnews.com
Monday, June 4, 2012
Ciara was on hand Sunday night at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards and turned plenty of heads in a red hot Balmain dress. With a plunging neckline and a slit high enough to provoke fears of a wardrobe malfunction, the dress was a certified showstopper. ...==>> huffingtonpost.com
Microsoft demonstrated their Xbox Smart Glass tech today at E3, linking consumers' smartphones and tablets to their Xbox games and media. Not only does Smart Glass manage video playback across devices and add extra content to video, ...==>> kotaku.com
23rd anniversary of the brutal end of the 'Tiananmen Square' protests in Beijing
In yet another crackdown on free speech, China has banned searches for terms relating to the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre, where hundreds of pro-democracy protesters were killed by government forces.==>> vr-zone.com
When Johan Santana threw the first no-hitter in New York Mets history Friday night, one fan couldn't contain himself. "I was overcome with emotion, just being a die-hard Mets fan," said Rafael Diaz, who ran onto the field to join in the celebration. But there are laws against that, ...==>> now.msn.com
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The youngest M.D. in the school’s history is set to graduate with his doctorate from the University of Chicago at the tender age of 21, a point in life where many kids are still struggling to settle on a major- if they haven’t had a few false starts in college as it is.==>> inquisitr.com
Sho Yano is barely old enough to legally have a beer, but this week the medical prodigy will snag his youngest M.D. honor from the Pritzker School of Medicine ...
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Sunday, June 3, 2012
Because 31-yr-old Rudy Eugene did not stop eating the other man after being shot by police, Fraternal Order of Police President Armando Aguilar told CNN affiliate WPLG that he believes Eugene might have been high on Bath Salts. ...==>> Daily Disruption
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By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer SAN FRANCISCO -- The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department is investigating San Francisco Giants slugger Pablo Sandoval in a sexual assault case. Deputy Sheriff April Skalland said Saturday that the investigation ...==>> Sacramento Bee
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Actress Kathryn Joosten, best known as the cranky neighbor on "Desperate Housewives," died Saturday of lung cancer at her Westlake Village home, her daughter-in-law, Jeremy Joosten, told The Times. She was 72.==>> latimesblogs.latimes.com
Joosten won two Emmy Awards for her portrayal of Mrs. McCluskey, the cranky but lovable senior who kept a close eye on her Wisteria Lane neighbors on "Desperate Housewives." ...
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Porn -- along with its many, many appreciators -- is getting what-for from recent study results which "showed a strong statistical link between men viewing porn and women becoming unhappy." The University of Florida study results, based on questionnaires filled out by 308 heterosexual female students between the ages of 18 and 29,==>> now.msn.com
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Details of the video game are released
By Ben Fritz==>> latimes.com
After virtually disappearing from sight since late 2010, George Lucas' video game company is attempting a comeback by plunging back into the Star Wars universe.
LucasArts on Friday announced that it has been developing a new title, "Star Wars 1313."
Set to be unveiled at the E3 conference next week in Los Angeles, the game puts players in control...
Thursday, May 31, 2012
By Justin Fenton, Kayla Bawroski and Kevin Rector, Baltimore Sun Media Group==>> baltimoresun.com
A 21-year-old Morgan State University student told investigators that he ate the heart and portions of the brain of a man whose dismembered remains were found in his Joppa home, according to a grisly account from the Harford County Sheriff's Office.
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The new AIDS of the Americas.
Chagas, a tropical disease spread by insects, is causing some fresh concern following an editorial—published earlier this week in a medical journal—that called it "the new AIDS of the Americas."==>> news.yahoo.com
More than 8 million people have been infected by Chagas, most of them in Latin and Central America. But more than 300,000 live in the United States.
Friday, May 25, 2012
By W.J. Hennigan==>> latimes.com
For the first time, a cargo-carrying spacecraft made by a private company arrived at the International Space Station.
SpaceX's unmanned Dragon spacecraft was captured by the space station's 58-foot robotic arm by astronaut Don Pettit aboard the space station. The linkup took place about 250 miles above northwest Australia at 6:56 a.m. PDT. ...
A Colorado man who was admitted to the hospital for a kidney stone received surprising news when the nurse came back with test results revealing he was actually a woman. ...==>> ABC News (blog)
(CBS News) A male birth control pill might not be so far-fetched, now that Scottish scientists have uncovered a key gene essential for sperm development.==>> CBS News
The gene - called Katnal1 - is critical for sperm production because it enables sperm to mature in the testes. Thus, if scientists can somehow regulate this gene with a pill, sperm production will be stalled. ...
Thursday, May 24, 2012
New York Senate bill seeks to end anonymous internet posting
Anonymity is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, the United States was founded, in part, thanks to Thomas Paine's anonymously written, pro-revolution pamphlet Common Sense. On the other hand, 12-year-olds who post anonymously on the internet can be rather unpleasant and cause real problems by cyberbullying. Whether you think the good outweighs the bad, this news is troubling indeed: A far-reaching bill introduced in the New York State Senate could end the practice of posting online once and for all. ...==>> news.yahoo.com
The Great Gatsby Official Trailer #1
[May 23, 2012] "Snow White & The Huntsman" ingenue Kristen Stewart brought her carefully-cultivated brand of edgy cool to the Cannes film festival on Wednesday to promote ...==>> huffingtonpost.com
The Buffalo Bills gave WR David Clowney a clean bill of health when they signed the 26-year-old special teams ace shortly after the conclusion of the 2011 season. ...==>> yardbarker.com