Bits and Pieces - March 18, 2015
March 18, 2015
The Philadelphia Eagles brought quarterback Tim Tebow in for a tryout. They say his arm looked good but he was a little rusty when it came to Tebowing.
SCOTT DISICK has entered the Rythmia Life Advancement Center rehab facility in Costa Rica. Disick issued a statement saying, "I realize my issues are bigger than me and I'm ready to truly remedy this struggle I continue to battle. While I have been unconvinced in the past of treatment and therapy methods, Rythmia's rehab approach puts my worries at ease." Those methods include an alternative treatment using the hallucinogenic Iboga root, which comes from a tree in Africa. The trip to rehab comes after Disick had a meltdown over the weekend in Atlantic City where he allegedly screamed obscenities during a nightclub appearance and was later seen hobbling around the hotel lobby without any shoes and had to be escorted to his room.
Former Ugly Betty star AMERICA FERRERA will return to TV in the NBC sitcom pilot Superstore. It's about a group of employees working at a big-box store and the love story that will ultimately unfold among them.
RIHANNA will headline the NCAA March Madness Music Festival concert in Indianapolis on Saturday, April 4th. Rihanna's new single "American Oxygen" is being used for March Madness promos. The concert will stream live on the NCAA's website.
Today's elaborate prom-posal comes from California where a teenager who goes by the Twitter handle Salty Stephanie got her boyfriend, Dayveon, arrested at school in front of all his friends by a police officer. When he was escorted to the police car, Stephanie was waiting for him with a big sign that read, "Dayveon, can I cuff you at prom?" However, some people had a problem with this as Stephanie's boyfriend just happens to be black. Stephanie felt the hate from people such as Jezebel reporter Kara Brown, who wrote "Teens are idiots. Case in point: A teenage girl arranged for her black boyfriend to be arrested by a real police officer as a way of asking him to prom." However, others weren't as mean with some saying it gave police a chance to show they're really human.
Former New England Patriots defensive lineman Vince Wilfork has announced that he'll sign with the Houston Texans. The deal is said to be for two years and $9 million, including $5 million in guaranteed money.
Three teenage girls had to be rescued after they became lost in the desert in north Phoenix. Firefighters from several departments were dispatched after getting a call from the girls and after a brief search they were found about a mile from the Carefree Highway. The girls weren't hurt and likely wouldn't have gotten lost had they not eaten mushrooms.
2008: Paul McCartney's divorce from Heather Mills was settled for $48.6 million.
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