Bits and Pieces - June 24, 2015
June 24, 2015
P. Diddy was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon after he allegedly attacked a UCLA football coach. If convicted, Diddy could get 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct.
Model and actress CARA DELEVINGNE has revealed that she and singer ST. VINCENT are a couple. After months of speculation, Cara tells Vogue magazine, "It took me a long time to accept the idea (of being attracted to women), until I first fell in love with a girl at 20 and recognized that I had to accept it." However, she hasn't completely switched teams as Cara added, "I have erotic dreams only about men. I had one two nights ago where I went up to a guy in the back of a VW minivan, with a bunch of his friends around him, and pretty much jumped him."
NBC has cancelled the TV series HANNIBAL after three seasons. The final season is currently airing and will continue to run through the summer.
ED SHEERAN has made chart history in Britain as Thinking Out Loud has become the first single to ever spend 52 consecutive weeks in the UK Top 40. It could remain there awhile longer as it still sits at number 28 on this week's chart. Ed's album x is also spending a 52nd consecutive week on the charts and has sold 2.23 million copies in the UK alone, making it the fifth best-selling album of the decade so far.
Your parents may have sent you to summer camp as a kid, but now you can send yourself! Co-ed summer camps for adults are popping up around the country. Attendees range in age from their mid-20s to early 60s and they have traditional camp activities like sports and arts and crafts, many of which are accompanied by adult beverages. Of course, there are non-traditional activities like nightly parties and while men and women are required to sleep in separate cabins, that doesn't stop the romance. Brittany Gibbons of Camp Throwback says it's fun "to wake up at 6 a.m. and see who's doing 'The Walk' from the girls' cabin or the boys' cabin each morning."
It's being reported that the Charlotte Hornets have won the bid to host the 2017 NBA All-Star game. The Hornets have scheduled a press conference for later today.
After getting a divorce, Yorkshire, England's Carl McCoid took comfort in Miley Cyrus by spending $4,450 to get 29 tattoos of her on various parts of his body. However, when his story was picked up by the media and Miley was asked about Carl's tattoos, she said that they were ugly. Until then, Carl said he didn't believe there'd come a day that he'd regret the tattoos. That was the day and now he'll spend an unknown amount of money to remove them and says he hopes to be able to find a girlfriend after the tattoos are gone. (See story here)
2003: Apple Computer unveiled the Power Mac
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