Bits and Pieces - March 29, 2012
March 29, 2012
The Octomom has posed nearly naked for a magazine. If you want to see the photos, the Octomom is on the cover of Sports Illustrated's stretch marks issue.
JUSTIN BIEBER is being threatened with legal action by a couple of people in Texas that say he's a reckless, no good prankster. Earlier this month, Bieber sent out a Tweet to his nearly 19 million followers saying, "Call me right now" and attaching a phone number with the last digit missing. Millions of hyperventilating teenage girls began dialing every number possible to try and reach him at all hours of the day and night. Two people in Texas that were on the receiving end of the calls have hired lawyers and are demanding that he pay up for causing them grief.
GLEE is stocking up on the guest stars! WHOOPI GOLDBERG will play drama professor Carmen Tibideaux in three episodes, while LINDSAY LOHAN will guest star as herself as a celebrity judge at Nationals. White Collar star MATT BOMER is also set to guest star as the brother of Darren Criss' character. During his appearance, Bomer will perform a Duran Duran medley.
- A snippet from SOUNDGARDEN'S first new song in 15 years has surfaced online. It's called Live to Rise and it'll be the end credit track on the upcoming movie The Avengers.
- CHAKA KHAN has recorded a tribute to Trayvon Martin, with musicians and actors putting on hoodies to do a remake of her 2007 song, Super Life. Guests included Eric Benet, Kelly Price, Kenny Lattimore, Angela Bassett, Terry Crews and Boris Kodjoe.
- MARTINA MCBRIDE and TRAIN'S PAT MONAHAN will perform a special duet version of "Marry Me" during Sunday night's Academy of Country Music Awards. What makes it special is that they'll perform it for a live wedding that'll take place on stage. Martina personally selected the New Jersey couple, who met while mourning the loss of their late first spouses.
- Jay Leno: Rainn Wilson; singer Debbie Gibson; Gavin DeGraw performs
- David Letterman: Chris Elliott; activist Mohamed Nasheed; Justin Townes Earle
- Jimmy Kimmel: Adam Carolla; basketball player Kevin Durant; White Rabbits
- Conan: Dana Carvey; actress Mayim Bialik; Donovan performs
- Jimmy Fallon: Aziz Ansari; actress Ana Gasteyer; chef Wolfgang Puck
- Craig Ferguson: Pierce Brosnan; author Laura Lippman
- Carson Daly: Actor Jason Isaacs; musician Sydney Wayser; Rachel Yamagata
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton says he's been speaking with Bill Parcells just to share ideas, but wouldn't rule out the possibility of Parcells coaching the Saints during his suspension.
When having coffee while driving, it's always best to have a commuter mug. New York's 32-year-old Danielle Barker was a passenger in a car that was being tailgated by another vehicle when she decided to caution the other motorist about their bad driving habits. Unfortunately, Danielle decided to caution the other motorist by tossing a cup of coffee through the partially opened window of the other vehicle. Danielle was charged with criminal mischief and harassment and the other driver was charged with following too closely.
1797: Nathaniel Briggs of New Hampshire patented the washing machine
singer/actress Reba McEntire 57