Bits and Pieces - June 10, 2014
June 10, 2014
Jennifer Lopez and boyfriend Casper Smart have broken up after over two years together. Rumor has it he was seeing someone behind her butt.
CASEY KASEM remains hospitalized in Gig Harbor, Washington and a spokesman for his daughter Kerri Kasem says his health is declining and he "won't be with us much longer." Meanwhile, the battle between Casey's kids and his wife is escalating with Kerri saying that Jean Kasem "tortured" her father by putting Ensure into his feeding tube and withholding pain medication. While Jean's attorney says Kerri's details are mixed with mostly fiction and some facts, Casey's daughter also says Jean took an ailing Casey to Las Vegas, Arizona, back to Las Vegas, and then to Washington in an apparent attempt to hide him from his children. Kerri also claims that when Casey finally arrived at the hospital in Washington, he had a large ulcer and painful muscle contractures and was moaning and crying due to a lack of pain medication. Kerri also accused Jean of hastening her father's death.
Former "FACTS OF LIFE" co-stars KIM FIELDS and LISA WHELCHEL are reuniting for a new TV movie called "For Better or For Worse." The film will air on the Hallmark Channel on July 19th.
- THE BAND PERRY has been working on their next album in between stop as the opening act on Blake Shelton's Ten Times Crazier tour. No word on when the album might be out, but they say they've been trying out some of the new songs on the road.
Soldier Bowe Bergdahl has reportedly told people treating him at a military hospital in Germany that he was tortured, beaten and held in a cage by his Taliban captors after he tried to escape. However, a Taliban spokesman said Bergdahl was held under "good conditions." Doctors say that while Bergdahl is physically able to travel he's not yet emotionally prepared to be reunited with his family and hasn't spoken to them yet. Meanwhile, Bergdahl's family has received death threats following reports that he may have deserted.
Just call him Johnny Baseball! The San Diego Padres drafted Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel with the 837th pick of the 2014 MLB Draft. Manziel played baseball in high school and is listed as a shortstop.
An unnamed 26-year-old Seattle man wanted to get closer to God and nearly got closer than he intended. Instead of going to church, our religious friend decided to get closer to Him by climbing up a building housing a Banana Republic store. However, the man eventually fell from a ledge above an awning some 15 feet above the ground. You'll likely not be surprised to hear that he told officers he'd taken meth, pain killers and some other drug before climbing the building.
2001: Patrick Roy of the Colorado Avalanche became the first NHL player to win three Conn Smythe Trophies as the playoff MVP.
actress Natalie Portman (Stars Wars Episode III, Cold Mountain, Thor) 33