Bits and Pieces - February 24, 2012
February 24, 2012
Three United States congressmen received threatening letters containing a suspicious powdery substance this week. The FBI has narrowed their list of suspects down to 300 million people.
If you were planning to buy a baby gift for KOURTNEY KARDASHIAN, think pink! Kourtney told OK magazine, for an undisclosed fee, that she and Scott Disick are expecting a girl. The baby is due in late spring.
CONAN O'BRIEN has re-upped with TBS through April 2014. Conan said in the announcement, "I am excited to continue my run with TBS because they have been fantastic partners. This means I'll be taping episodes of Conan well into the Ron Paul presidency."
- JOURNEY drummer Deen Castronovo has been sentenced to 80 hours of community service in Oregon and ordered to attend anger management classes after he got into a physical altercation with an ex-girlfriend.
- Rapper FABOLOUS spent $45,000 on 120 bottles of champagne at an Atlanta nightclub last weekend as a present for a friend. The bottles were delivered in a golden carriage like the type that royalty rode in back in the olden days.
- CHRIS CAGLE will perform the national anthem before the NASCAR Nationwide series race this Saturday at Daytona. Chris will also be featured on the trunk lid of driver Mike Wallace's car.
- Today: Spanning the World with Len Berman; Nick Jonas; Sinead O'Connor
- Good Morning America: Actor Paul Rudd
- CBS This Morning: Actress Lisa Kudrow; Gen. James Jones
- Kelly: Actor Rico Rodriguez; Cobra Starship performs; co-host Mark Consuelos
- The View: Dr. Mehmet Oz; actor Paul Adelstein
- The Talk: Actor Tom Arnold; home design expert Tanya Memme
- Ellen DeGeneres: Jennifer Aniston; skaters Victor and Jenny Arata
Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo will replace injured Atlanta Hawk Joe Johnson on the Eastern Conference roster at the NBA All-Star Game.
Iowa City's 26-year-old Natasha Kriener apparently didn't like to drink alone. Fortunately for Natasha she found a drinking buddy. Unfortunately for Natasha her drinking buddy was her 22-month-old child. When the baby daddy came home and saw the child looking ill and having trouble keeping its balance, he took the kid to the hospital where doctors found the child had a blood alcohol level of .09 and mom was arrested.
2000: Carlos Santana tied Michael Jackson's record by winning eight Grammys for his album Supernatural.
actor Peter Fonda (Easy Rider, Ulee's Gold, The Wild Angels) 73