Bits and Pieces - September 2, 2014
September 2, 2014
Dolly Parton did the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Not surprisingly, Dolly's feet remained perfectly dry.
BRITNEY SPEARS is available as she and boyfriend David Lucado have split. Britney tweeted her new relationship status by writing, "Ahhhh the single life!" The dirt is that Britney called it quits after she found out about a video being shopped to the tabloids showing him cheating on her. A source tells E! News, "She is heartbroken...But she will get through it. She's a strong girl and he was never right for her." However, TMZ called Lucado, whose rep said, "David is very, very in love with Britney. This is unfortunate and he hopes that it all works out."
Former Frasier star DAVID HYDE PIERCE is joining THE GOOD WIFE in a recurring role as a cable news legal commentator who is so disgusted by the corruption and murder rate in Chicago that he decides to run for office.
- Not that you haven't seen it before, but MILEY CYRUS will appear nude in V magazine's Rebel Issue. The issue will be out September 10th.
There's something new to Instagram called the Hyperlapse app. The app lets you take time lapse videos while you walk around and removes a lot of the camera shaking in the process. While Hyperlapse isn't part of Instagram, it can be used as a tool to make videos, which can be shared to Instagram. You can download the app now from iTunes.
Boxing promoter Bob Arum says he's 'very optimistic' that a fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will happen early next year. Pacquiao's next fight will be November 22nd against Chris Algieri in Macau.
Joplin, Missouri's 30-year-old Dennis Meyer was found dead last week in a rural driveway. Police say the body showed no visible signs of the cause of death and that a drug overdose could have been to blame. However, the mystery of Meyer's death may soon be solved as police have arrested an unnamed 24-year-old woman after she allegedly posted photos of herself posing with the body on Facebook.
2006: Katie Couric made her debut as anchor of the CBS Evening News
actress Evan Rachel Wood (Once and Again, The Wrestler, True Blood) 27