Bits and Pieces - June 8, 2015
June 8, 2015
Justin Bieber pleaded guilty in Canada to assault and careless driving charges and was fined $750. Well, that should teach him a lesson.
All My Children star JENNIFER BASSEY, who plays Marian Colby on the show, got kicked off a Delta Airlines flight from New York to Indianapolis recently. She used the restroom after boarding, but was scolded by a flight attendant for not flushing or washing her hands. The flight attendant then followed the 72-year-old Jennifer back to her seat and bumped her hand and said, "Don't you ever touch me" and Jennifer responded by mouthing, "Go F**k yourself." That prompted the pilot to return to the gate and Jennifer was escorted off the plane. Delta is looking into the incident and Jennifer says she hopes the attendant gets fired.
STEPHEN COLBERT has named jazz musician JON BATISTE as his new show's bandleader. Colbert said, "His music makes the audience feel so good, we may have to install a 'Do Not Make Love' sign." (See intro video here)
BRITNEY SPEARS has revealed that in her spare time she enjoys painting topless in her craft room while listening to MARIAH CAREY! So far, their paths haven't crossed, even though they're both performing in Las Vegas, but Mariah heard about it and tweeted, "hahaha! @britneyspears's the best!"
What are the chances you'll live to the year 2020? If you're between the ages of 40 to 70, you can now learn your risk of dying in the next five years with a simple questionnaire called the Ubble test. Scientists say that by answering the questions, 13 for men and 11 for women, you can find out your risk factor for death that's 80% accurate. While they say the test is only accurate for Britons, Americans may want to take it just out of curiosity. (See here)
The Texas Rangers say Josh Hamilton will be out four weeks with a strained left hamstring. Hamilton played just seven games with the Rangers following his trade from the Angels.
Muncie, Indiana mother Caitlin Marie Patterson was arrested for baking cookies. While preparing a snack isn't illegal in Muncie, it seems Caitlin fell asleep with her cookies in the oven. The smoke from the burning cookies triggered the fire alarm, which alerted a neighbor, who called 911. Firefighters woke up Caitlin and her four children and police noticed her stagger as she approached them and sway as she stood. Not only was Caitlin legally drunk, they found pot on her bed and she was charged with four counts of child neglect and possession of marijuana.
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