Bits and Pieces - August 3, 2015
August 3, 2015
Rumor has it that Tom Brady's wife, supermodel Gisele BÜndchen has undergone plastic surgery in Paris. Let's just hope that she didn't deflate anything.
They've only been dating a few months, but there are already engagement rumors surrounding TAYLOR SWIFT and CALVIN HARRIS. Rumor has it Harris has chosen a 10-carat, $500,000 ring for Taylor. Sources say Taylor will accept if he proposes because she has no doubt that he is "the one."
It may be back to the future for THE VIEW! Former co-host Joy Behar says she was approached about the possibility of returning this fall. However, she says the brief negotiations didn't get far, although they haven't closed the door completely. It's been reported that Sherri Shepherd has agreed to a deal to return to the show this fall.
HBO will air a pair of U2 specials in November. The first special will air on November 7th and will be a behind-the-scenes documentary with unprecedented access to the band. A week later, HBO will offer a same day airing of U2's Paris concert.
Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer is being given police protection due to the numerous death threats he's received since news broke that he killed Cecil the lion. However, they say Dr. Palmer didn't request the protection, which involves regular drive by checks on his home and neighborhood. Meanwhile, an official from the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force says they don't believe Palmer deserves all the hate, despite what he did. However, they are suggesting he pay for his evil deed by returning there and providing free dental services to the poor.
New York Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson is facing charges stemming from a high-speed road race in Missouri earlier this month. Richardson was racing another car and was clocked at 122, 135 and 143 miles per hour. Police found a fully-loaded handgun in his car and say that one of his passengers was a 12-year old child and that the car emitted "a very strong odor of burned marijuana." The incident came less than two weeks after Richardson was suspended four games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy for marijuana use.
Muncie, Indiana's 31-year-old Jesse Randolph got into an argument with his mother last week. The argument escalated to the point where Jesse allegedly broke the rear view mirror of his mother's car and attacked her with it and then choked her until she fainted. Jesse was later arrested on assault charges and if you're wondering why he would get so upset with his mother it was because she told him he could no longer live in her house until he got a job. In what helps tie up all the loose ends, mom told police that her son is addicted to drugs.
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