Bits and Pieces - October 7, 2015
October 7, 2015
Cosmopolitan magazine is under fire after they put the Kardashians on the cover of their November issue under the headline "America's First Family." They could've at least waited until Kanye West got elected president.
Former "Baywatch" star JEREMY JACKSON is in the slammer after allegedly stabbing a woman. The incident actually happened in August when Jackson allegedly got into an argument with the woman near her L.A home after she caught Jeremy trying to steal her boyfriend's car. The woman claims Jackson stabbed her in the back, arm and leg. He's been charged with assault with a deadly weapon and criminal threats, which are felonies that could get him up to seven years in prison. Jackson was also arrested in April for stabbing a man, but claimed it was in self defense, and he was never charged.
KIM ZOLCIAK says she'll be returning to DANCING WITH THE STARS for its season finale in November. Kim was forced to withdraw due to a mini-stroke a couple weeks ago.
A photo surfaced online last month showing LADY GAGA hanging out with JOHN TRAVOLTA and BARBRA STREISAND. It caused quite a buzz and now we may know what brought them together. Streisand has long wanted to direct a movie version of Gypsy and she apparently wants Lady Gaga to star in it. However, it's still in the very early stages and no deals have been made.
After all these years, someone has finally straightened out that discrepancy in the plot of the movie Home Alone. People that wonder about these sorts of things could never figure how, if Kevin's parents couldn't call home to speak to their son because phone service to their house had been cut off by a fallen tree, why he was able to call out for pizza? One person on Reddit wrote: "I always assumed the tree actually severed the main trunk line to the whole town, but local calls within the same exchange still worked." According to an AT&T official, the phone technology of that era made that scenario plausible.
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is once again questionable for Thursday night's game at Houston. Luck missed Sunday's game due to a sore shoulder, but did look better in yesterday's practice. However, the team won't say whether they expect him to start Thursday.
The mother of Riviera Beach, Florida, teenager Madalynn M. Grilo walked into their kitchen and saw her with a male friend. Mom tried talking to Madalynn about not having men in the house without permission. Apparently not in the mood to chat, Madalynn smashed a Black and Decker coffee pot filled with at least eight cups of steaming hot coffee over her mother's head. Police arrived to find Madalynn standing outside the home where she told officers, "It's OK I'm going to jail," as she placed her hands behind her back. After finding mom with burns on her face and a bump on her head, Madalynn's statement proved correct as she was charged with aggravated battery.
1866: The Reno Brothers pulled off the first train robbery in America near Seymour, Indiana, and got away with $10,000.
actress Amy Jo Johnson (Felicity, Power Rangers, The Division) 45