Bits and Pieces - October 18, 2013
October 18, 2013
Kylie and Kendall Jenner reportedly sneaked into a Hollywood nightclub by using fake I.D.'s. Like we're supposed to believe that a member of the Kardashian family would ever resort to fakery.
KANYE WEST may think KIM KARDASHIAN deserves a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but the committee couldn't disagree more! Kanye made the pitch for Kim when he was on Jimmy Kimmel Live, but a spokeswoman says they don't have reality stars on the Walk of Fame, and only consider someone when they're legitimate actors or singers. When told of Kanye's remarks, the spokeswoman responded, "I know he loves her, and it's all very sweet, but she doesn't qualify."
Scandal star KERRY WASHINGTON will host the November 2nd installment of SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE with musical guest EMINEM. It's Eminem's sixth appearance on the show and Washington's first.
- VAN HALEN is suing Alex Van Halen's ex wife, Kelly Carter. They married in 1984 and divorced 12 years later, but she kept the name Kelly Van Halen, which she's now using for her business and for trademark applications on "Kelly Van Halen" products like chairs, children's blankets, bathing suits, building construction, interior design services and more. The band has fired back by suing for trademark infringement.
- Q-TIP has revealed that A TRIBE CALLED QUEST will call it quits after its two upcoming New York City dates with Kanye West on November 20th and 24th.
- KELLIE PICKLER will release her next album, The Woman I Am, on November 11th. You can pre-order special album bundles now on KelliePickler.com.
Hop aboard the porcelain bus to The Magic Restroom Café! The new toilet-themed restaurant opens in a suburb of L.A. tomorrow. Somehow, these restaurants have found great success in Japan and China in recent years and over a dozen Modern Toilet locations have opened in Taiwan alone. The walls are fitted with real, but non-working, urinals and toilets are used as chairs around the tables, while booths are decorated with dangling shower heads. Food is served in miniature porcelain toilet bowls and prepared to resemble something you'd find in there. Menu items includes thick brown curries, a "black poop" (chocolate sundae), "smells-like-poop" (braised pork over rice), "constipation" (zha jiang mian) and a "bloody number two" (vanilla-strawberry sundae).
The NFL has fined The Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh...again. This time it was $31,500 for a hit on Cleveland QB Brandon Weeden on Sunday.
An unnamed 50-year-old Palm Bay, Florida man was decorating his home for Halloween on Tuesday night when he decided to use gas to light a wooden cross as a joke. The joke backfired when he set himself on fire and had to be taken to a local hospital with serious burns over 40 percent of his body. Why, yes, authorities did in fact say the man had been drinking.
2000: Patrick Roy, of the Colorado Avalanche, became the NHL's all time winningest goalie with his 448th victory
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