Bits and Pieces - July 29, 2015
July 29, 2015
Conan O'Brien is being sued for stealing jokes. Conan denied stealing jokes and said he planned to discuss it on his show right after he does his top 10 list.
Video has surfaced of SHIA LABEOUF fighting with his girlfriend, actress MIA GOTH, in Germany, where they're filming a movie. The video shows them arguing, with LaBeouf saying to a group of people that he needs a ride to the airport. After they offer him a ride, he then asks Mia for his backpack saying, "I don't wanna touch you, I don't wanna be aggressive. This is the kind of (expletive) that makes a person abusive." After he gets in a car and drives away he tries to Face Time Megan Fox, talks about guns and points to his backpack, calling it his home adding, "If I'd have stayed there, I would've killed her." This is just the latest incident in a string of bizarre incidents involving Shia. (See incident here-preview)
Former co-host SHERRI SHEPHERD has signed a deal to return to THE VIEW next fall. Actress Candace Cameron Bure and Good Morning America Weekend co-anchor Paula Faris are also said to be joining the panel, although an official announcement isn't likely to come before next week.
U2 brought LADY GAGA onstage during their Madison Square Garden run the other night to perform "Ordinary Love," from the soundtrack to the 2013 Nelson Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. (See here)
Some real life Snoop Sisters may have caught a wife cheating on her husband during an Atlanta Braves game! Sisters Delana and Brynn Hinson were sitting behind a woman when they noticed she was sexting someone who wasn't her husband, who was sitting right next to her. One of the messages read: "I will be naked...laying on the ground." (See here) One of the sisters wrote a warning note to the husband telling him his wife is cheating and to look at her messages. (See here) She included a phone number and offered to send him images of the texts in case they were deleted. The sisters wrote on Twitter that they handed the note to the man after the game and he later sent a text asking for the photos. (See here) The sisters say they haven't heard from him since and some are saying it's a hoax.
The Arizona Cardinals have named a woman to their coaching staff. Jen Welter will work with the team's inside linebackers throughout training camp and the preseason. She's believed to be the first female to hold a coaching position in the NFL.
Grandview, Missouri's Kyle Webb got into an argument with his 74-year-old father, Franklin, after dad complained about the way he was fixing a broken pipe. Dad came after Kyle with an empty vodka bottle, but when he tried to hit his son, he fell to the ground. Kyle then hopped on pop and sat on his head for 12 minutes, saying that he will know how big and bad he is. The police also know how big and bad Kyle is as he was arrested on murder charges after his father lost consciousness and died.
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