Bits and Pieces - May 27, 2015
May 27, 2015
Kim Kardashian reportedly wants to be the new Angelina Jolie and work for the United Nations. Kim supposedly wants to see to it that children around the world have the basic necessities like food, shelter and designer shoes.
Honey Boo Boo's MAMA JUNE is threatening to sue TLC if they don't put Here Comes Honey Boo-Boo back on the air. Mama June's lawyer says the family's rights were violated when TLC yanked the show hours after TMZ posted a photo of June with her convicted child molester ex-boyfriend. They say Josh Duggar's conduct was far worse, with fewer consequences.
MARY-KATE and ASHLEY OLSEN announced that they won't return for the "Full House" remake "Fuller House" and John Stamos said he's "heartbroken" by the decision. However, Bob Saget and Lori Loughlin are still in talks to return.
BILLY JOEL gave the commencement address at Stony Brook University on Friday and told graduates that they're wasting their time if they're not doing what they love. Joel also received an honorary doctor of music degree.
Clothing store Pac Sun tweaked off some shoppers over the Memorial Day Weekend by offering a T-shirt with an upside-down American flag. Pac Sun was trashed on their Facebook page, with some calling it "disgusting" and "insulting." An upside-down flag is an unofficial signal of distress and is only supposed to be flown "in instances of extreme danger to life or property." The T-shirt was designed in a collaboration with rapper A$AP Rocky. No comment as of yet from Pac Sun.
The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald after he was arrested Monday on charges of domestic violence and child endangerment in Santa Clara, California. It's reported that McDonald assaulted a woman holding a child. It was his second domestic violence arrest in the past year.
Jamie L. Gordon was working at the Pla-Mor Lanes bowling alley in Decatur, Illinois when a crook knocked her unconscious with a bowling ball and emptied the company's safe. That was Jamie's story, but she's not sticking to it. When police had a look at the surveillance video, it showed her grab the cash and hit herself on the head with the bowling ball. When confronted with the evidence and being asked where the money was Jamie sighed and stated, 'Some of it is in my car' and that she'd gambled away the rest in the bowling alley's slot machines.
2010: The space shuttle Atlantis touched down at the Kennedy Space Center to end its final mission.
actress Helena Bonham Carter (The Fight Club, Harry Potter) 49