Bits and Pieces - August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a "little pink pill" designed to boost women's libido. They say that if you put this pill together with Viagra, in nine months you'll have children's aspirin.
There's a possible new couple alert for WIZ KHALIFA and RITA ORA. They were spotted having a late-night dinner together in West Hollywood Monday evening. There was no PDA but they entered and left the restaurant together. They were also spotted hanging out together backstage Sunday night at the Teen Choice Awards.
IGGY AZALEA has been forced to deny rumors that she's a heroin addict. Iggy was spotted with marks on her hands and some tabloid reported that it was due to her heroin addiction. However, she explained that it was scratches from a friend's evil cat that attacked her the other week.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a "little pink pill" designed to boost women's libido. It'll be sold as Addyi, although it's often referred to as "Viagra for women," even though it works very differently from the drug for men. While some are excited about it, critics question whether it's safe or effective and the FDA has rejected it twice in the past five years. It should be available starting October 17th.
The hackers that broke into the AshleyMadison.com computers have started dumping the data online. Hackers uploaded 9.7 gigabytes of data yesterday that included member log-ins for the cheating spouse website. They also leaked credit card information, but the fun part was the profile data. One member wrote, "I love it when I'm called and told I have 15 minutes to get to someplace where I'll be greeted at the door with a surprise - maybe lingerie, nakedness." The hackers had demanded that the website be taken down, but that never happened.
Men from around the world are said to be flocking to a Taiwan McDonald's to get a glimpse of an employee known as The McGoddess. Her name is Wei Han Xu, but she also goes by Wei Wei, and she's become a viral Internet sensation. Apparently unaware of how she can capitalize on such fame, she's currently attending college and has been happily working at McDonald's for five years. Wei Wei has made some talk show appearances and has a large following on Instagram. (See here)
The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Jerome Simpson six games for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Simpson has been arrested three times on marijuana and/or alcohol-related charges since 2012 and previously served two, three-game suspensions.
Gulfport, Florida's Russell 'Rusty' Moore was perturbed that two police cars had parked in front of his house. He was likely even more perturbed when he got to ride in one the cars. Moore got so ticked off about the police presence that he painted his nickname "Rusty" on a door of one cruiser and his initial "R" on the other cop car in blue paint. When officers attempted to speak to Moore, he refused to come out of his house and instead threw the can of blue paint out the window. Police later arrested Rusty and, as you suspected, he was intoxicated at the time.
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