Bits and Pieces - June 26, 2012
June 26, 2012
The tabloids are saying that Jennifer Lopez's 25-year-old choreographer boyfriend is gay and just using her to boost his career. Like they expect us to believe that there are gay choreographers.
The ASHTON KUTCHER and MILA KUNIS dating rumors are heating up again after they were seen having dinner at a romantic Italian restaurant over the weekend. They were also seen leaving in the same car. For the record, they say they're 'just friends.'
JENNIFER HUDSON will guest star on several episodes of SMASH this season. She'll play a Tony Award-winning Broadway star beginning with the season premiere.
- THE BLACK KEYS are suing Home Depot and Pizza Hut for using their songs in commercials without permission. Home Depot used "Lonely Boy" and Pizza Hut used "Gold on the Ceiling". Meanwhile, the band is going back into the studio in July to start work on their next album.
- SOULJA BOY was involved in a car crash in L.A. on Friday. His red Bentley reportedly swerved across a double yellow line and collided with another vehicle. While the other driver said Soulja Boy was driving the Bentley, his people say his bodyguard was behind the wheel.
- CARRIE UNDERWOOD lost some fans and gained others after voicing her support for gay marriage. While the right wing crowd is abandoning her, the gay crowd is embracing her. Carrie is close to lesbian singer CHELY WRIGHT, and openly supported her marriage last August.
- Jay Leno: Louis C.K.; track and field athlete Lolo Jones; Delta Rae performs
- David Letterman: Emma Stone; comic Jimmie Walker; Diamond Rugs performs
- Jimmy Kimmel: Katy Perry; The Offspring performs
- Conan: Mila Kunis; actor Joel Stein; comic Rory Scovel
- Jimmy Fallon: Charlie Sheen; TV host Beth Stern; comic Anthony Davis; Alabama Shakes perform
- Craig Ferguson: Actor Elijah Wood; actress Kathleen Rose Perkins
- Carson Daly: Journalist Geoff Boucher; singer Neon Hitch; Melvins perform
The Seattle Seahawks will reportedly stick with Tarvaris Jackson at quarterback going into training camp, despite signing former Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn to a three year, $26 million contract in the offseason.
Port Charlotte, Florida's Cynthia Sheik recently hailed a cab, but got a ride in a police car. The not-so-chic Sheik had a cab take her to a local convenience store. Sheik went inside the store and fearing that she was about to skip out on her fare, the cab driver called 911. As it turns out Sheik had a different crime in mind as she was robbing the store of $320. The clerk also called 911 and police arrived to take over for the cabbie and gave her a ride to jail.
1876: General George Custer and his troops were wiped out by Indians in the Battle of the Little Big Horn
actress Busy Philipps (ER, Dawson's Creek, Cougar Town) 33