Bits and Pieces - October 1, 2013
October 1, 2013
Miley Cyrus tells Rolling Stone magazine that she once smoked a joint with peyote in it, and saw a wolf howling at the moon. I once smoked a joint with peyote in it and saw Miley Cyrus in vinyl underwear rubbing her butt on some guy's privates.
KANYE WEST and KIM KARDASHIAN are in Paris without their daughter, North. Kim wanted to take her, but Kanye felt it was too dangerous because of the paparazzi, plus he said they needed to spend time together as a couple away from her family. However, Kim has been breast feeding her daughter and considered taking a breast pump with her to Paris and having either an assistant fly the milk back to L.A. or ship it back by FedEx. A source says Kanye thought that was ludicrous, and as usual he got his way. While in Paris, Kanye set up meetings with Chanel, Celine and Givenchy to design a new post pregnancy wardrobe for Kim because he thinks this is a prime opportunity for her to re-vamp her image, while Kim is also hoping to discuss wedding dress designs.
KELLY CLARKSON and WILL.I.AM will announce the nominees for the AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS on October 10th live on ABC's "Good Morning America" around 8:30. The awards air Sunday, November 24th on ABC.
- The wife of former THIRD EYE BLIND guitarist TONY FREDIANELLI has been arrested after being accused of kidnapping her own daughter. Kristi Fredianelli and the girl's father are apparently in the midst of a custody dispute.
- RIHANNA says she's not partying any more, but she's still making fans wait for her concerts. Rihanna was booed by fans in Adelaide, Australia after she showed up over 90 minutes late. Rihanna told the crowd, "Adelaide, what the f-, I'm finally here. And I now remember how crazy my Australian fans are." She was also 40 minutes late in Perth and critics said she appeared to slur her words.
- BILLY CURRINGTON pleaded no contest in Georgia on Friday to charges of abusing an elderly person and making terroristic threats. This was over that incident back in April when Currington threatened to "finish off" a 70-year-old tour boat captain when he cruised past the dock of Currington's waterfront home. Billy was sentenced to five years of probation, fined $1,000 and ordered to undergo anger management counseling.
Little Miss Hispanic Delaware winner Jakiyah McKoy has been stripped of her title because pageant organizers say she's not Latina enough. The 7-year-old Jakiyah and her family claimed she was 25 percent Latina because a grandparent was from the Dominican Republic. After some became upset because Jakiyah appeared more black than Hispanic, the family was asked to provide proof of her Dominican ancestry and they couldn't come up with any paperwork.
WBNA players Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury and Seimone Augustus of the Minnesota Lynx looked like they were about to fight during a game when Taurasi planted a kiss on Augustus' cheek. The ref wasn't feeling the love and issued them both personal fouls. (See here)
An unnamed driver of a Volkswagen Jetta got a flat tire while cruising down Interstate 5 in Chula Vista, California. As the motorist was changing his tire on the side of the freeway, another car stopped and two men got out. Our friend thought the men were there to help, until he saw their guns. The gunmen relieved the stranded motorist of his cell phone, wallet and laptop before driving away. Luckily, the Highway Patrol soon came to his aide. Unfortunately, the man's nightmare continued as the officers impounded his car as evidence.
1999: The San Francisco Giants played their last game at Candlestick Park.
actress Lacey Chabert (Mean Girls, Daddy Day Care, Party of Five) 31