Bits and Pieces - September 11, 2014
September 11, 2014
The FBI is investigating a woman who's allegedly stalking Kris Jenner and calling her as many as 300 times a day. In fact, they say this woman is almost as obsessed with Kris Jenner as Kris Jenner is.
ARIANA GRANDE is being labeled a diva by the Australian media. Her reps gave the press strict orders not to ask questions about such subjects as her love life, Mariah Carey, her show Sam & Cat or former co-star Jennette McCurdy and working with Justin Bieber. She also allegedly requested to only be photographed on her left side and one newspaper said she kept everyone waiting for 20 minutes while she changed outfits, before one of her reps returned and demanded that the photographer delete all his photos. When the photographer refused, Ariana canceled all remaining interviews and photo shoots she had scheduled for the day.
JOAN RIVERS will soon be returning to TV! It turns out she'd filmed two episodes of the upcoming season of Celebrity Apprentice as an advisor to Donald Trump. NBC has yet to announce an airdate. Both Joan and daughter Melissa Rivers competed on the show in 2009, with Joan winning the competition.
- You won't be hearing too many songs written by GARTH BROOKS on his new album when it comes out later this year. Garth says the album will feature mostly songs by outside writers because the Nashville songwriting community is better than it's ever been. Also, Garth says he's a bit rusty when it comes to songwriting after having been away for so long.
Police in Ohio say they've identified the sickos responsible for pulling a prank on an autistic teenager in which they convinced him to do the ice bucket challenge, but instead dumped human waste on him. Police won't release their identities because the investigation is ongoing. Video of the incident was discovered on the teen's cell phone by his mother and the boy's family asked that the video be shared so that others could share in their outrage. It did just that as Drew Carey contributed $10,000 to a reward fund to bring the pranksters to justice. Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg joined Carey, offering $10,000 each.
The Buffalo Bills have announced a "definitive agreement" to sell the team to the owner of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres. Sabres owner Terry Pegula is pledging to keep the team in Buffalo. The sale is subject to approval by NFL owners, who'll meet next month in New York.
William Duffy went to the Mountain Inn Bar in Mount Jewett, Pennsylvania for a drink or two. Unfortunately, the bar wasn't open at the time. Apparently Duffy broke into the bar through a front window and had one too many as police arrived to find him asleep on a kitchen table. Duffy was arrested on a felony charge of criminal trespassing and public drunkenness.
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