Bits and Pieces - April 3, 2014
April 3, 2014
Donald Trump has reportedly been approached about buying the Buffalo Bills. Trump may not know much about running a football team, but he'd be great at firing coaches.
It's taken awhile for the dirt to leak, but now PerezHilton.com says the reason for the KATY PERRY and JOHN MAYER split was because he was cheating with General Hospital actress Kelly Monaco. A source says, "She was open to the things that John's into, like sexy toys, tying each other up and threesomes. He couldn't get enough...He would text her and try and get her to meet him either at his place in L.A. or a hotel out in the Valley." Katy was reportedly tipped off to the affair when she saw suspicious texts on John's phone. The source adds, "She was devastated and realized he's a sex fiend who isn't capable of telling the truth."
Love it or hate it, the series finale of HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER was huge! A series-record 12.9 million viewers checked out the final episode on Monday night.
- RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist FLEA will write his memoir. No publication date has been set for the untitled book, but it will cover such topics as Flea's young, rebellious life on the streets of L.A., meeting Anthony Kiedis and founding the band and his experiences with hard drugs.
A Northern California retiree has come forward to claim his share of the $425 million Powerball jackpot from February. Ray Buxton selected the cash option, which lottery officials said works out to about $242 million before taxes. He says he plans to use his winnings to travel and establish a foundation to combat child hunger and promote pediatric health and education. He said he didn't tell anyone of his win and has spent many hours at the computer rechecking his winning numbers for the sixth-largest Powerball jackpot in history. He added, "It's amazing how a little slip of paper can change your life." He said that his longer-term plan is trying to find a way to live a normal and discreet life.
The Los Angeles Dodgers say pitcher Clayton Kershaw could be on the DL until May due to trouble with an upper back muscle. Kershaw has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, but won't likely return to the rotation when he comes off on April 14th.
Winter Haven, Florida's Howard Carl Wilson wasn't lovin' it when a woman cut in front of him at a McDonald's drive-thru. Witnesses heard Wilson cursing and shouting racial slurs before getting out of his van and approaching the passenger side of the car. When passenger Brittani Thomas opened her door to ask Wilson what the problem was, he responded by punching her in the face. Yes, surveillance cameras captured it all and when police found him at his home, Wilson told cops he was at the passenger door for no more than 15 seconds. However, after they rolled the tape, Wilson admitted, "It was like a road rage incident" and was arrested
2005: Pope John Paul II died
actor Michael Fassbender (X-Men: First Class, Inglourious Basterds, 300) 37