Bits and Pieces - September 24, 2014
September 24, 2014
Kris Jenner has filed for divorce from Bruce Jenner. The say the Kardashian family is planning their most lavish, elegant and extravagant divorce ever.
There's been plenty of celebrity cheesecake online thanks to those iPhone hackers and next up could be some beefcake! Following this past weekend's release of nude photos featuring the likes of RIHANNA and KIM KARDASHIAN, a bunch of young, male Hollywood types are plenty worried and putting out the word to friends, former lovers and coworkers to be careful of any phishing schemes in which they're asked for passwords and such.
CHARLIE SHEEN tells TV Guide Magazine that he's approached TWO AND A HALF MEN with an idea about how he could make a return to the sitcom on its final episode saying, "I've reached out to them and they've reached back." However, Charlie may be smoking something again as producers deny the report.
- PINK FLOYD'S new album, called "The Endless River," will be out on November 10th. The 18-song double album features David Gilmour, Nick Mason and the late Richard Wright, who died in 2008, but not Roger Waters. The 18-track album was taken from 20 hours of material recorded during the band's 1993 sessions for "The Division Bell" with additional newly-recorded parts.
Apple says that over 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models were sold during the opening weekend. That's a million more than their previous record last year for the iPhone 5. However, the weekend didn't go without a hitch. A fistfight broke out at a Connecticut Apple Store, where out-of-town groups looking to buy the phones and flip them for a profit overseas clashed with those who wanted the phones for themselves. While these sorts of profiteers are common when the new iPhones come out, they seemed to be better organized this time. Local police said more than a dozen people from two rival New York operations came to blows over a spot in line, leading to the arrest of three people.
Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta underwent surgery to repair a dislocated right hip and is done for the year. Pitta injured his hip in Sunday's game against Cleveland, when he went down without being touched and was carted off the field.
An unnamed San Antonio man recently attempted to steal a bicycle, which turned out to be a bad decision. It turned out the bicycle in question was a patrol bike belonging to a police officer and that led to yet another bad decision when, during his attempted getaway, our friend rode into a dead-end alley. He attempted to escape by jumping into the San Antonio River, which was yet another bad decision that led to yet another as he engaged in a fight with officers and suffered minor injuries before being taken to jail.
1999: The Mars Climate Observer apparently burned up as it was about to enter orbit around the Red Planet.
actor Chi McBride (Boston Public, Draft Day, Human Target) 53