Bits and Pieces - June 1, 2015
June 1, 2015
Mariah Carey now says that American Idol is "boring" and "fake" and that her time on the show was the worst experience of her life. It's terrible what some people have to do to earn millions of dollars.
Have JUSTIN BIEBER and SELENA GOMEZ gotten back together again? Well, the answer is yes and no. They appeared together in a Snapchat video this week that was shared by Pastor Rich Wilkerson Jr., who performed Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding ceremony. Justin and Selena both attended his church service Sunday night, but that's all it was and they're not back on again romantically. (See here)
LORI LOUGHLIN has made it official and announced that she's returning as Aunt Becky for Netflix's Fuller House reboot. However, so far, she's only set to appear in the first episode.
LADY GAGA'S French bulldog Asia is launching a puppy fashion and food line. Asia took over her mom's Instagram for the day and posted updates about the line. The dog food will be made from organic grain-free local farm ingredients. (See here)
Google has a new e-mail feature called Inbox. Perhaps the best part is that it lets you take back an email after you send it in case you do something stupid like mistakenly 'reply all.' It also gives you real-time flight status, lets you know if a package has arrived and organizes things like bank statements and photos. It's been around since October as an invite-only app, but it's now for everyone.
A CT scan on the left wrist of Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has revealed two small fractures. The team placed Werth on the 15-day DL on May 19th. It's said that Werth could return as early as August if his rehab goes as expected.
You may recall the saga of Anthony Weiner, the up and coming congressman who saw his senate and New York City mayoral campaigns derailed after he sexted photos of his junk to a woman that wasn't his wife. Mr. Weiner embarrassed himself again on Twitter while watching the Ducks-Blackhawks game on Monday. Commenting on the power play in 140 characters or less, Weiner tweeted: "So this is what a PP looks like." Among those LOL-ing at his abbreviation for 'power play' was his former sexting partner Sydney Leathers, who tweeted: "I showed everyone what your PP looks like."
2014: Actor/comedian Tracy Morgan was seriously injured when a truck struck the bus he was riding in on the New Jersey turnpike.
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