Bits and Pieces - March 17, 2014
March 17, 2014
Joan Rivers now claims that she once had a one night stand with Johnny Carson. It sounds like a wild night. Joan says that half way through she turned over to see who was on Dick Cavett.
Are HALLE BERRY and husband OLIVIER MARTINEZ having marriage issues? Although the couple denies it, there are rumors that they've separated and Halle was seen earlier this month without her wedding ring. Olivier was seen wearing his ring the other night, but the rumor mill says that they've drifted apart because of their hectic work schedules and are now living separate lives. They haven't been seen together in public since December.
CBS has renewed virtually all of their shows for next season. The only CBS shows remaining in limbo between renewal and cancellation are THE CRAZY ONES, starring ROBIN WILLIAMS, THE MENTALIST and INTELLIGENCE, starring JOSH HOLLOWAY.
- GENE SIMMONS reveals that he once had to talk EDDIE VAN HALEN out of leaving his band and joining KISS! It happened in the early 80s when Van Halen was tired of dealing with the David Lee Roth and approached Simmons about joining Kiss. However, Simmons told Van Halen that he needed to be in a band where he could direct the music and there wasn't a place for him in Kiss.
During her senior year at the University of Michigan, Kellyann Wargo repeatedly picking up her friends on Saturday mornings after they spent the night at a guy's house, thereby helping them avoid the dreaded walk of shame. This became such a routine for Kellyann that a light bulb went off over her head and she created the Walk of Shame Shuttle offering a $5 ride to anywhere in Ann Arbor, a $5 off Plan B coupon and a "complimentary high-five." A friend of Kellyann's sent the flier to the website BroBible.com and within a day, the Walk of Shame Shuttle was featured on numerous media outlets. Word of the shuttle eventually spread to Hollywood and now Kellyann is going to star in her own VH1 reality series called Walk of Shame Shuttle which will be similar to the show Taxicab Confessions. Look for it on VH1 this summer.
The Washington Redskins have signed former Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Jason Hatcher. The four-year deal is said to be worth $27.5 million. The Redskins are also reportedly trying to finalize a deal with another Cowboys free agent, defensive end Anthony Spencer.
Orion Koshinsky boarded a JetBlue flight from Boston to Fort Lauderdale last Thursday and stood up to announce, "I want to make sure everybody on the plane knows that I'm in the military and you can buy me drinks." Apparently quite a few passengers bought the 23-year-old Orion a drink because the flight had to be diverted when he got drunk and threatened the life of a female flight attendant. Orion was arrested and it turned out he'd never been in the military and, in fact, was headed to Florida to check into a drug and alcohol treatment center.
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