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Monthly Archive for June, 2011
There’s kill in TV as in: “Write this guy out of the script.” And there’s kill in TV as in: “Have his character drive off a cliff and die.” It’s the second type of kill that the folks at “Two and a Half Men” are contemplating for Charlie Sheen. TMZ reports that the show is […] [Read More]
William Shakespeare might have had a little help from the cannabis muse, according to researchers who found traces of marijuana on a pipe at his home in Stratford-upon-Avon. That discovery was made 10 years ago, and investigators are itching to get their questions answered once and for all.
That’s why they’re petitioning to open up Shakespeare’s grave.[Read More]
By Kelsey Williams, SFGate: The Los Angeles Unified School District just released their new policy that homework will count for only 10 percent of the grade, giving students essentially a free pass to not do a thing. While there are some lauding the approach as progressive and fair towards students whose home life and economic […] [Read More]
If you believe Twitter, or if you believe that Hugh Hefner, 85, is actually tweeting his own updates, the Playboy magnate has a new “best girl,” a week after fiancee Crystal Harris dumped him. The octogenarian tweeted this week that Anna Sophia Berglund, January’s Playmate of the Month, is his newest 25-year-old companion. “With Crystal […] [Read More]
By Kelsey Williams, SFGate: Talk about a death at a funeral! A shocked Russian woman reportedly died from a heart attack after waking up during her own funeral. The Daily Mail reports: As mourning relatives filed past her open coffin the supposedly dead woman suddenly woke up and started screaming as she realised where she […] [Read More]
UPDATE: MTV is denying online reports that Jersey Shore is being recast following their fifth season: HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: “We love the present cast, and their summer adventures have just begun. We currently have no plans to recast the show,” a net spokesperson tells The Hollywood Reporter. (Read more) EARLIER: Snooki, Pauly D, J-Woww and the […] [Read More]
There’s nothing like senseless violence and destruction to bring out the worst in people. And less frequently, the best. On the one hand, we have Alex Prochazkas, a.k.a. Alex Pro, professional mountain biker and daredevil skier. That’s him doing a back flip off an 80-foot cliff. But the flip he’ll probably be remembered for is […] [Read More]