Bits and Pieces - August 11, 2015
August 11, 2015
Kim Kardashian took a selfie with Hillary Clinton the other day. In the interest of bipartisanship, Kim says she also wants to get a selfie with Donald Trump's hair.
The administrator of BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN'S estate has added charges of wrongful death to the lawsuit against NICK GORDON. They claim that Gordon gave her a "toxic cocktail" and put her face-down in water. However, Gordon's lawyers countered that the allegations are baseless and that Nick is "heartbroken," calling the suit a "fictitious assault." Police are continuing to investigate the case.
SHEREE WHITFIELD is reportedly returning to the REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA to fill the void left by NeNe Leakes' departure. Former cast member Marlo Hampton will also return for occasional appearances as well.
MARIAH CAREY has recorded a song with FRENCH MONTANA, T.I. and JUSTIN BIEBER called "Why You Mad?" The song hasn't been released yet, but it has leaked. (Hear here)
What's being called quite possibly the best meteor shower of the year happens this week. The Perseids meteor shower begins in the pre-dawn hours tomorrow morning and lasts until Friday morning. The best viewing will be on Thursday morning and this year's shower will be especially good since the moon will only be a crescent and won't be emitting much light to spoil the view. Astronomers say there could be as many as 80 meteors per hour at the peak of the shower.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and linebacker Lavonte David have reportedly agreed to a five-year contract extension worth $50.25 million. An official announcement is expected later today.
An unnamed 20-something couple went to Midwest Kia in Wichita, Kansas to purchase a new vehicle. Unfortunately, the couple was denied financing. The apparently upset man responded by pulling a gun and threatening employees. By the time police arrived the pair had fled the dealership, but they were soon located and arrested.
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