Bits and Pieces - May 2, 2013
May 2, 2013
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West say they don't want baby gifts and warn that there are a lot of fake gift registries online. It's hard to imagine Kim Kardashian being associated with anything that's fake.
Among those that were surprised about NBA player JASON COLLINS coming out was Carolyn Moos. She played a few seasons in the WNBA and not only dated Collins for seven years; she was engaged to him until 2009 when he called off their wedding. Carolyn tells TMZ she never once suspected he was gay until last weekend when he tipped her off ahead of time. At the time of their breakup, Carolyn says she could never understand what went wrong, but now she knows.
TNT has announced that "DALLAS" will be back for a third season. The next batch of 15 episodes will premiere in early 2014.
- MUSE have hinted that they may play an intimate gig next year to mark their 20th anniversary. Dom Howard says the anniversary is coming up in February and they want to do something special for fans.
- If you need any more proof that CHRIS BROWN and RIHANNA are over, he un-followed her on Twitter.
- KENNY CHESNEY has established the "Spread the Love Fund" in conjunction with Boston Medical Center to help pay for prosthetics and care for those injured in the Boston Marathon bombing. You can help by going to bmc.org/Kenny.
- Jay Leno: Kathy Griffin; actor Eli Roth; Cheap Trick performs
- David Letterman: Tobey Maguire; Tom Odell performs
- Jimmy Kimmel: Pierce Brosnan; actress Greta Gerwig; Alice Russell performs
- Conan: Bo Burnham
- Jimmy Fallon: Ben Kingsley; actor Kal Penn; Johnny Marr performs
- Craig Ferguson: Michael Ian Black; actress Lena Headey
- Carson Daly: Actor Guillermo Diaz; Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes; The Stepkids perform
The Washington Nationals say Stephen Strasburg will make his next start, despite experiencing tightness in his forearm after Monday's game against the Braves.
India's Mr. and Mrs. Mohammed Nisham recently celebrated their son's 9th birthday. The celebration included the boy driving his dad's Ferrari with his younger brother in the passenger seat. The boy has also driven the family's Lamborghini and Bentley and mom said she's proud of him, noting that he's been driving since he was 5. Unfortunately, dad may not be so proud as mom uploaded a video of her son's cruise to YouTube, which prompted police to arrest dad on charges of endangering the life of a child and allowing a minor to drive. (See here)
1931: The Empire State Building had its grand opening
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