Bits and Pieces - April 22, 2014
April 22, 2014
Kris Jenner thinks someone is planting fake stories and rumors about the Kardashians in the media. At least that's according to a story planted in the media by Kris Jenner.
JUSTIN BIEBER got revenge on DRAKE BELL by crashing Bell's album launch party and later taunting him about the incident online. Bell often trashes Bieber on Twitter, but Justin paid him back by rolling up to his party in a van and opening the sliding side door, causing a huge crowd to gather. Bieber later posted footage to Instagram with the caption, "So nice seeing my fans at The Grove tonight" and teased Bell that he had more fans at the party than Drake did.
It looks like GWEN STEFANI will be replacing CHRISTINA AGUILERA for Season 7 of THE VOICE. Christina will likely be on a maternity break for the birth of her second child by the time Season 7 begins filming in June.
- A man who pleaded guilty to stealing PETER FRAMPTON'S luggage at Denver International Airport last year has been given a 60-day suspended jail sentence, two years of probation and ordered to pay $8,884 in restitution.
Researchers now say you only have 12 minutes to impress someone on a first date. However, you might not even get that much time as 1 in 20 singles said they research their date online by viewing their social media pages on Facebook and Twitter. Meanwhile, 25 percent said they made drastic changes to their appearance to impress a potential partner on a date by getting a new hairstyle or dieting. If something does go wrong on a first date, almost twice as many men than women said they'd give their date a second chance. The best things to do to increase your chances on a first date are to smile, make eye contact and smell nice. The top dating turn-offs include body odor, bad breath, swearing and scruffy clothes.
The Detroit Tigers have released Opening Day shortstop Alex Gonzalez and purchased the contract of infielder Danny Worth from Triple-A Toledo. After he delivered the winning hit for the Tigers in the opener, Gonzalez ended up going just 5 for 30 with Detroit.
Tega Cay, South Carolina's Kevin Hughes was recently arrested for strolling around Wal-Mart just before midnight. While that's usually legal, Hughes was doing so while wearing nothing but black shoes. Hughes explained the incident to a local TV reporter, saying the last thing he remembered was going to sleep at his sister's house and then waking up naked in his truck at Wal-Mart, hopping out and walking into the store. Hughes further clarified, "I've had a problem with drugs in the past. I still like to do Ecstasy once in a while. I accidentally got methamphetamine instead and it really made me crazy." (See here)
1789: John Adams was sworn in as the first vice president of the United States.
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