Bits and Pieces - June 29, 2015
June 29, 2015
PETA has named Miley Cyrus the Sexiest Vegetarian of 2015. Miley is so health conscious that she only uses natural colorings to dye her arm pit hair.
It turns out that CONRAD HILTON was so off the rails when he trespassed at his ex-girlfriend's house on Monday that his father, Rick Hilton, came over and helped police subdue him. Actress E.G. Daily, the mother of Hilton's ex, Hunter Solomon, was the only person home when Conrad barged in and he followed her around the house as he called out for Hunter. However, Hilton caught a break as he won't be charged for violating a restraining order because there's no proof he was served.
RUMER WILLIS has been forced to vacate the dance floor of the DANCING WITH THE STARS tour after suffering a stress fracture in her foot. However, Rumer will continue to sing on the tour and may resume dancing if she recovers before they wrap things up in August. (See her tweet here)
CALVIN HARRIS and TAYLOR SWIFT have taken over as Forbes' Highest-Paid Celebrity Couple. Together, they made $146 million last year. Previous top paid couple Jay Z and Beyonce made a mere $110.5 million combined. Coming in third were Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert with a combined $57 million in earnings.
Some iPhone users on T-Mobile's network are reportedly getting random "blue screens of death." There has been an outbreak of cases where the iPhone's screen flashes blue right before rebooting without warning. The restarts reportedly occur at 10 minute to 30 minute intervals and affects several versions of iOS 8 including iOS 8.3. Some users are saying the problem is solved by turning off Wi-Fi calling, while others are resorting to a complete hard reset.
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll cut a plea deal in connection with his drug arrest in Las Vegas. Stoll will do 32 hours of community service in Las Vegas and create a youth hockey program in the city.
All of England is excited about their women's soccer team advancing to the quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup where they'll take on Canada tomorrow. Especially excited is the cast of the West End production of the musical Bend It Like Beckham. The cast even decided to create a special message for the team in the form of a banner which the BBC tweeted out to make sure the team and everyone in the country saw it. They may now wish they hadn't have seen it. That's because the cast held up a banner reading "Come on our girls!" (See here)
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