Bits and Pieces - April 28, 2011
April 28, 2011
President Obama finally released his birth certificate yesterday. Obama would've released it earlier but he had to wait for the ink to dry.
PARIS HILTON and her boyfriend were accosted on their way into court yesterday. They were there to testify against that guy who's charged with breaking into her home with a large knife last year. However, before they could get into the Los Angeles County Courthouse, another man attacked her boyfriend, Cy Waits, hitting him upside the head. Waits was stunned by the hit but they continued into the courthouse and Paris' bodyguards took it from there. It turns out the attacker also had a history with Paris, as he was arrested last October when he rode his bicycle through the gates of her luxury Beverly Hills community trying to find her house. (See and hear attack here)
Saturday Night Live's JASON SUDEIKIS will host the MTV MOVIE AWARDS, coming up on June 5th. Fans can vote for their favorites online starting May 3rd.
- Saturday Night Live's JASON SUDEIKIS will host the MTV MOVIE AWARDS, coming up on June 5th. Fans can vote for their favorites online starting May 3rd.
- Today: Royal wedding countdown; author Emily Griffin
- Good Morning America: Reports from London
- CBS Early Show: Countdown to the royal wedding
- Regis & Kelly: Alec Baldwin; actress Nina Dobrev
- The View: Aretha Franklin performs
- Ellen DeGeneres: Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis; Lady Gaga performs
The federal judge who lifted the NFL lockout has denied the league's request to put her ruling on hold. The judge ruled that the league must resume immediately, but no team is obligated to sign free agents. The NFL will appeal, but in the meantime the teams have to open their doors to the players.
Donald Trump is leading in the presidential polls thanks in part to his tough talk on foreign trade, especially when it comes to dealing with China. Trump has been bashing China for undervaluing its currency and for taking American manufacturing and jobs. Among those manufacturing jobs China has taken are the ones that crank out Trump's own line of men's wear. Yes, the Donald J. Trump Signature Collection is manufactured in China.
2001: Dennis Tito became the first space tourist, paying $20 million to fly on a Soyuz mission to the International Space Station.
actress Jessica Alba (Sin City, Fantastic Four, Dark Angel) 30