Bits and Pieces - July 9, 2015
July 9, 2015
Beyoncé has inspired the shape of a new 68-story skyscraper in Melbourne, Australia. Meanwhile, Kim Kardashian has inspired the shape of a new building in Los Angeles. It's only five stories tall, but it has a massive basement.
There could be more Kardashian family romance problems as new rumors of rapper TYGA cheating on KYLIE JENNER have surfaced. Transsexual actress Mia Isabella claims she's had an ongoing relationship with Tyga for almost three years and has backed up the claim by revealing text messages and NSFW pictures between the two. Back in April, Blac Chyna also accused Tyga of cheating on Kylie with her, sharing a series of flirtatious texts between the two. So far, no official comment from any of the parties involved.
THE SIMPSONS have regained some of their voices as HARRY SHEARER has worked out his contract beef with the show. Shearer provides the voices for a number of characters including Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders and Principal Skinner.
TAYLOR SWIFT is once again in the record books as her Blank Space video has become the fastest video to reach 1 billion views on Vevo. Taylor reached the milestone in just under eight months.
You may remember this week's story of a man who died after an alligator attacked him while swimming in a Texas bayou despite warning signs about a gator in the water. The killer gator has been shot dead in what could be a revenge killing. Game wardens are looking for those responsible because killing an alligator is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine up to $500.
The Golden State Warriors have shipped David Lee to the Boston Celtics in exchange for Gerald Wallace in what was a salary cap move on the part of the Warriors.
Not everyone is getting a charge out of Broadway's adult puppet play Hand to God, although one person tried to. During a recent performance, one audience member climbed onstage before the start of the show and plugged their phone's charger into a socket. The crew quickly unplugged it and sent him back to his seat and it turned out there was no juice as the outlet was a non-functioning part of the show's set. In what may explain his actions, he was seen drinking at the bar during intermission.
1994: O.J. Simpson was ordered to stand trial on murder charges
actor Jaden Smith (Karate Kid, The Day the Earth Stood Still, After Earth) 17