Bits and Pieces
January 4, 2011
Lindsay Lohan checked out of rehab yesterday. Lindsay immediately met with her sobriety coach Jose Cuervo.
JUSTIN BIEBER and SELENA GOMEZ are definitely on! The rumors have been going around for awhile and now photos of them playing kissy-face have surfaced online. The photos show them smooching on a private yacht over the New Year's weekend while vacationing in the Caribbean and there's one of Justin with his hand on her butt! However, there is a price to pay for the romance as Selena has received death threats via Twitter from some of Justin's female admirers, who didn't have a shot anyway. (See here)
OPRAH WINFREY'S new cable network had a pretty big debut over the weekend. During its three-hour prime time kickoff on Saturday, OWN averaged 1 million viewers. That's about four times what the channel got when it was the Discovery Health Network.
- GREEN DAY will release a live CD/DVD set on March 15th called Awesome as F---. Amazon.com already has it listed as a two-disc set.
- KANYE WEST announced that his joint album with JAY-Z, called "Watch the Throne," will be released next week.
- DIERKS BENTLEY and wife Cassidy welcomed daughter Jordan Catherine on Christmas Day. Aside from a future of getting gypped on birthday presents, she weighed in at 7 lbs. 14 oz. and is healthy.
- ABC: No Ordinary Family and Detroit 187 are new, plus V returns
- CBS: Paula Abdul's Live to Dance premieres, plus an NCIS repeat
- Fox: A Glee rerun, plus a new Million Dollar Money Drop
- NBC: The Biggest Loser is back for a new season and Parenthood is new
- CW: One Tree Hill and Life Unexpected repeats
- ESPN: The Sugar Bowl: Arkansas vs. Ohio State From New Orleans
- ESPN2: College hoops with Indiana at Minnesota
- Versus: Hockey with the Wild at Devils
Two female massage therapists who worked for the New York Jets are suing Brett Favre for sexual harassment. One of the women claims Favre tried to initiate a threesome and that when her husband demanded an apology, they were fired.
Mary Esther, Florida's 19-year-old Kyndric Dallas Wilson was being processed into the local jail when he asked jailers if he could flush something down a toilet. When asked what it was, Kyndric told them it was cocaine and his request was denied. Kyndric later said, "(Expletive), I knew I shouldn't have brought that in...(expletive)." Kyndric is now facing two extra (expletive) drug charges.
1996: Deborah Harry and Joan Jett were among the artists who performed during the first live rock concert on the Internet.
actress Dyan Cannon (Heaven Can Wait, The Love Machine, Honeysuckle Rose) 74