Bits and Pieces - August 21, 2014
August 21, 2014
It looks as if Jennifer Lopez and boyfriend Casper Smart have apparently gotten back together. Apparently Jennifer decided to use her one save.
DRAKE and RIHANNA may be back on again! They were both at the Griffin nightclub in New York on Monday night. Eyewitnesses say they had tables next to each other and were deep in conversation, flirtatious and were whispering in each other's ears. They stayed at the club for nearly two hours and left at around 3 AM just 21 minutes apart.
JULIANNE HOUGH is apparently returning to DANCING WITH THE STARS, but this time as a judge. She'd be the fourth judge on the panel for this upcoming season, joining the three returning judges.
- PHARRELL WILLIAMS' infamous Grammys hat is headed to Washington, D.C.'s Newseum. Fast food chain Arby's bought the hat and is loaning it to the museum so it can be displayed starting Friday through October 26th.
A new study has found that people reading books on an e-reader device had less memory retention than those reading a printed book. After giving 50 readers the same short story to read, half with a Kindle and the other half a paperback, the readers were tested on plot, character, objects and settings. They found that the Kindle readers performed significantly worse on the quiz. They say it's likely because with paper you can sense with your fingers the pages on the left growing, while shrinking on the right, giving the reader a tactile sense of progress, in addition to the visual.
Tiger Woods says he'll probably be away from the golf course and even the driving range for a month or two. Tiger said his next tournament would be in December at the World Challenge, which benefits his foundation.
Police in Atlanta stopped Emmerli Wilcoxson on a street last Sunday because she matched the description of a woman reportedly wandering around the area while armed. However, Emmerli somehow managed to jump into the marked police car and speed away on Interstate 75. Emmerli led cops on a chase in which speeds reached 130 mph before causing a four-car crash. Emmerli was extracted from the stolen cruiser and treated for head trauma before her arrest. In what explains the preceding adventure, police say Emmerli was high on synthetic marijuana.
2000: Tiger Woods became the first golfer since Ben Hogan in 1953 to win three majors in a single year.
singer/actress Demi Lovato (Sonny With a Chance, Camp Rock, X Factor) 22