Bits and Pieces - April 24, 2012
April 24, 2012
The guy who became known as the Pregnant Man is separating from his wife of nine years. So far, they still haven't determined whether he's a single mother or a single father.
KIM KARDASHIAN and KANYE WEST are either back on, were never off, or have resumed their publicity stunt relationship. Kim landed in New York on Friday night and after an intimate dinner date, Kim and Kanye got even more intimate as she spent the night at his place. They were also spotted together in Manhattan and had dinner with Kim's parents, who reportedly think Kanye is terrific.
TYRA BANKS has fired Nigel Barker, J. Alexander, and Jay Manuel from AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL. Barker later told TMZ, "Good luck to whoever [replaces me]. I would imagine it's a tricky thing to replace someone who's going on their 19th season."
- NICKELBACK will perform at the NHL Awards on June 20th in Las Vegas. The group also performed at the 2002 NHL Awards in Toronto.
- USHER will kick off the Today show summer concert series in Rockefeller Plaza on May 18th.
- DOLLY PARTON will be featured in a two-part interview on the ABC talk show "The Revolution" this Thursday and Friday. Thursday's episode also features MONTGOMERY GENTRY getting a makeover.
- Jay Leno: Jesse Tyler Ferguson; singer Aubrey O'Day; Train performs
- David Letterman: Fun performs
- Jimmy Kimmel: Julia Louis-Dreyfus; Scrabble champions Andy Hoang and Erik Salgado; The Hives perform
- Conan: Kathy Griffin; director Morgan Spurlock; comic Erin Foley
- Jimmy Fallon: Jon Hamm; actress Rachael Harris; Marcus Foster performs; Melanie Fiona performs
- Craig Ferguson: Joel McHale; comedy with Dan Boulger
- Carson Daly: Talk-show host Tavis Smiley; musician Allen Stone; Band of Skulls
The Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade dislocated a finger in his team's loss to the Washington Wizards on Saturday, but he now says he won't miss any postseason play.
Vero Beach, Florida's Michael Linn Ogborn was arrested on battery charges after he entered the employee area of a local Sonic restaurant and started yelling at the workers and demanding a refund. The manager gave Ogborn his money back and thought he'd settled down. However, the manager was mistaken as Ogborn punched him in the face. If you're curious, Ogborn became upset because his order included tomatoes, which he apparently didn't order or particularly like.
1992: McDonald's opened its first fast-food restaurant in Beijing
actor Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire, Skins, The Last Airbender) 22