March 27th, 2006

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Ex-'Sex and the City' star says it made her a binge eater

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Kristin Davis says that Sex and the City forced her to binge.

According to eecho.ie, the 40-year-old actress thinks constant criticism and on-set competition left her yo-yo dieting and forced into punishing exercise regimes.

She explained: "Everyone would talk about their diets and working out and what it made me do was go to craft services - where all the food for the cast and crew was - and I would eat. (Then) I decided that I was going to be very tough and run seven miles, three times a week. I was killing myself. My ankles hurt, my knees hurt and I was working 18-hour days."

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'Ocean's Thirteen' to Start Filming July 21st



Warner Bros. Pictures and producer Jerry Weintraub have set a July 21 start date for Ocean's Thirteen, and Ellen Barkin is the third film's new leading lady, reports Variety.

Filming will take place primarily on five soundstages on the Warner Bros. lot in Burbank, where a fully operational casino will be built.

The first "Ocean's" film was shot at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, the sequel in Europe, but it became too arduous to shoot a movie around the gambling traffic in a real casino, producer Jerry Weintraub told the trade. Director Steven Soderbergh and star George Clooney just used the WB soundstages to shoot The Good German, a European-set period drama.

Soderbergh has already committed to direct returning cast members George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Andy Garcia, Don Cheadle, Bernie Mac, Casey Affleck, Scott Caan, Eddie Jemison, Shaobo Qin, Carl Reiner and Elliott Gould.

With Barkin in, that means previous female leads Julia Roberts and Catherine Zeta-Jones are sitting this one out. Barkin's character will get closely involved with Damon's character.

Warner Bros. will co-finance with Village Roadshow Pictures for a summer 2007 release. The film is a co-production between Jerry Weintraub Productions and Section Eight.

The film was scripted by Rounders screenwriters Brian Koppelman and David Levien.

Ocean's Eleven earned $450.7 million worldwide and Ocean's Twelve took in $362.7 million.

Source: Comingsoon.net

Erica Baxter on stage with Snoop at the AVMA's

Odd couple: Erica Baxter and Snoop Dogg.

It's the most unlikely awards show double act since Anna Nicole Smith wrapped her legs around Daniel Johns from Silverchair.

Fledgling pop star Erica Baxter will share a podium with rapper Snoop Dogg at the MTV Australia Video Music Awards to present best album.

Insiders have revealed Baxter is being groomed for a major appearance at the awards in Sydney on April 12 and she will be accompanied to the event by her boyfriend, James Packer.

The awards, which will feature celebrities such as James Blunt and Ashlee Simpson, will be held at the Sydney SuperDome.

Baxter, who now has the full weight of Sony BMG executives behind her music career (after trying twice to score a record deal with the company) has been picked to present a main award as part of her push to become a pop star in Australia.

Baxter has put in a big effort over the past couple of years to convince Sony executives she's got what it takes, but one would imagine the Packer association was also a handy calling card.

Music critics - including myself - are yet to hear Baxter's recordings with Sony BMG, so it'll be interesting to see which style of pop music she adopts. Baxter's album is not finished yet so there are no current plans for a local showcase, but her appearance at the MTV awards is likely to be her first major push towards mainstream audience awareness.

Somewhat surprisingly, the model-turned-singer has revealed her own soft spot for the music of Snoop Dogg: "I am thrilled and delighted to be presenting an award with Snoop . . . I think he's amazing!" she said.

The colourful combination of characters at this year's MTV event, including the possibility of Packer and Baxter mixing it up with Snoop Doggy Dogg at the after-party, is likely to make it one of the more intriguing events on the annual music calendar.

http://www.smh.com.au/news/music/erica-and-snoop-its-a-wrap/2006/03/26/1143330915837.html


Here's a bit of Erica singing http://www.trackitdown.net/artist/386.html

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Sting and David Bowie to open burlesque club....

Two rock legends - David Bowie and Sting - might team up to open a burlesque club in Manhattan, a British newspaper reported today.

Reps for the rockers confirmed they are in talks with nightclub owner Ivan Kane, whose venues include the burlesque Forty Deuce clubs in Hollywood and Las Vegas, the Daily Mail said. Kane has approached Bowie and Sting to collaborate on opening a Forty Deuce in Manhattan, although Chelsea - not Times Square - reportedly is the preferred location.

Kane told the Daily Mail that his Forty Deuce clubs "push the envelope in terms of sexuality, decadence and voyeurism."

The clubs riff on the campy burlesque scene of the 1920s and '30s and feature strippers but no nudity. As one Vegas entertainment Web site put it, Forty Deuce offers "the tease without the sleaze."

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/gossip/v-echo/story/403434p-341713c.html
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Leonardo DiCaprio loves Lohan?

LIFE STYLE EXTRA (UK) - Leonardo DiCaprio and Lindsay Lohan have reportedly been secretly dating for three months.

The 'Titanic' star and the 19-year-old beauty are rumoured to have fallen in love since meeting over New Year.

A source is quoted in Britain's News Of The World newspaper as saying: "Leonardo is besotted with Lindsay. They are a perfect match.



"They wanted to keep it a secret just because it's more fun that way."

The pair hooked up at a New Year's Eve party hosted by Lindsay in Miami. They have being seeing each other ever since - despite the 12 year age gap - and friends say they are helping each other get over their recent break-ups.

Lindsay had her heart broken by long-term boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama when he dumped her in December 2004, while 31-year-old Leo recently split with supermodel Gisele Bundchen after fiver years.

A friend of the pair said: "They had both come out of recent relationships so it was the perfect timing for both of them. Friends wouldn't be surprised if they settle down."

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Day one on the job for Erica Baxter's new PR agent...

...article number 2.

In addition to hanging out with Snoop at the AVMA's, Erica's dating a scientologist - the girl is hot!

Pressing engagement? … Erica Baxter


March 26, 2006 -- AUSTRALIAN billion-heir James Packer is the great hope for Scientology's future.
According to several Hollywood insiders, the Church of Scientology - which preaches that alien souls, sent by evil alien lord Xenu, are trapped inside us and have to be removed using an "e-meter" - is having difficulty attracting new members.
"There are other things people are interested in joining now, like Kaballah," said one Hollywooder.
Without new recruits, cash flow is an issue.
"There are the big earners like Tom Cruise, John Travolta, Kelly Preston and Kirstie Alley, but even they don't earn like they used to," the source said.
That's where Packer comes in. Four years ago, while filming "The Last Samurai," Cruise struck up a friendship with Packer - whose father, Kerry, was the richest man in Australia until his death last year - and led him to Scientology.
"James Packer was spotted around a Scientology campus in Australia, has made frequent trips to Los Angeles, where Scientology is headquartered, and reportedly spent time in Scientology counseling sessions in Sydney - and Tom Cruise is his pal," Cultnews.com's Rick Ross told Jeannette Walls.
"The thinking is that Cruise has groomed this guy to be a big giver to follow in Cruise's footsteps."
Meanwhile, as the Scientologists search for more money, they may have blundered in the case of Isaac Hayes, who made good money as the voice of Chef on "South Park." The actor was forced to quit the show earlier this month when a fellow Scientologist issued a release on his behalf claiming he couldn't stand by while the "Trapped in the Closet" episode, poking fun at Cruise, Tavolta and Scientology, was aired a second time.
There's evidence that Hayes - who has been recovering from a stroke - did not agree with the statement issued on his behalf.
During a trip to the "Opie & Anthony" show on XM radio in December, when Hayes was asked about the "Trapped in the Closet" episode, he replied, "Well, one thing about ["South Park" creators] Matt [Stone] and Trey [Parker], they lampoon everybody. And if you take that [bleep] serious, then I'll sell you the Brooklyn Bridge for $2. That's what they do."

http://www.nypost.com/gossip/pagesix/pagesix.htm


Snoop('s drugs) + Erica + James('s money) + Tom = one big sexy mess!

The AVMA's are actually beginning to look slightly interesting...

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Nine Inch Nails: Trent Reznor Slams Former Drummer

Nine Inch Nails mainman Trent Reznor has offered a scathing rebuttal to former Nails drummer Jerome Dillon's remarks made during Jerome's recent press junket for the debut album of his new band NearLy.

In a brand-new interview with MTV.com, Dillon said that he was still dealing with is what he described as his unexpected expulsion from NIN. While Dillon said Reznor was very supportive of the NearLy project -- at one point asking if he could help produce it or use some of the tracks as part of defunct goth-rock side project Tapeworm -- Dillon maintains that Reznor was nowhere to be found after he became ill during NIN's tour last year.



"It was absolutely the most stressful thing I've been through in my life," Dillon told MTV.com. "During the third leg of the tour, I noticed that I was not feeling good. A few years ago, I was diagnosed with a thyroid malady and I was taking medication for it. I didn't know that [the medication wasn't working] and was building up in my system on the road." The buildup caused a cardiac disorder that, while not life threatening, frightened Dillon enough to go to the hospital after a show in San Diego.

But, despite receiving a clean bill of health from the doctors there, a few NIN shows had already been canceled. After two days of tests that finally helped diagnose the problem, Dillon said he called NIN management to tell them he was ready to resume playing and was met with "complete apathy and no sympathy for what I'd been through," he told MTV.com. "I was not welcomed back with open arms, which I didn't understand, since I had been in the band for six years." Dillon said Reznor didn't call or contact him to see if he was OK and has not done so since.

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James Broderick enjoys an Oscar winning film

Sarah Jessica Parker was shocked when son James Wilke, 3, asked to see Brokeback Mountain. After James told SJP that he'd been "hearing a lot" about the film, the Sex and the City star made a decision. "I didn't want to set up some idea about what's bad because of the subject matter so we found an 18-minute segment he could watch," she said. Sarah said the next day James was hugging his nanny and wouldn't let go saying, "That is like the two cowboys in Brokeback Mountain."

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Eva Longoria has admitted she would love to have a baby - but her
boyfriend won't have a child out of wedlock.

The 'Desperate Housewives' beauty is currently dating basketball star
Tony Parker and says she would love a child and isn't worried about
being married beforehand.

She told America's Allure magazine: "I would have a child out of
wedlock but Tony won't."

While she denies that she and FreTony are set to wed in the near
future, she admits they have talked about their life together.

She added: "We know exactly what we want in our future."

source: femalefirst.co.uk

Parker's Feet Digitally Enhanced For Film.



Actress Sarah Jessica Parker reportedly had her feet digitally enhanced while filming "Failure to Launch" - after years of sporting painful stilettos in "Sex in the City" left her toes looking funky.

Parker, 40, was famed for her pretty, but impractical footwear during the much-loved TV series.

But squeezing into endless pairs of Jimmy Choos has caused untold damage to her feet - and only computer wizardry could improve their appearance.

A studio insider tells the News of the World, "Forcing her feet into stilettos every day has punished Sarah's feet.

"Unfortunately she has lots of protruding veins which weren't very nice so we did our best to hide them."

Source: SF Gate's Daily Dish and Getty Images.

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And a new picture from the set of The December Boys
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I always feel kinda sorry for Dan...

EDIT- yes we have established that I fail at closing tags and yes thats Daniel Radcliffe from Harry Potter. The December boys is a film (based on the book which shares the same name) that is currently underway in Australia.
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Battle of the Lips

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NEW YORK -- Scarlett Johansson tops a lovely list of the "100 Sexiest Women in
the World," in a poll of readers by FHM magazine.

"One of the best things for a woman to hear is that she is sexy," the
21-year-old actress, star of "Match Point" and "Lost in Translation," said in a
statement. "I'd like to thank FHM's readers for the huge compliment."

Johansson ranked ninth on last year's list. Jolie was No. 1.

"It's remarkable how Scarlett Johansson has caught the attention of our
readers," said Scott Gramling, the magazine's U.S. editor in chief, in a
statement. "Her sultry voice and striking beauty certainly have a lot to do with
that, but so does the confidence she exudes."

"She seems to be one of those women who would be equally at ease on the red
carpet as she would just hanging out with the guys."

The magazine's May issue goes on sale April 4.


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WHFS presents HFStival 2006



The HFStival is an annual rock festival sponsored by Washington, D.C. / Baltimore, Maryland radio station WHFS. The HFStival claims to be the largest rock festival on the East Coast. 55,000 to 90,000 people attend the annual event, which had traditionally been held at RFK Stadium until the station moved to Baltimore in 2005. That May, the new WHFS at 105.7 held its first HFStival at M&T Bank Stadium. Though not originally called HFStival, two earlier concerts held on the Fourth of July were the foundation for the first festival and are considered part of HFStival history.

this year ...
the venue (merriweather post pavillion) supports approx. 15,000 fans.

any thoughts? the lineup will be announced next monday.

here's a page with a full bio and every band that has ever played an HFStival
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The truly serious appear on 'The Colbert Report'

Ex-FEMA chief is the latest public figure to cross his fingers and face the mock newscaster.

NEW YORK — Former FEMA director Michael D. Brown is tired of being caricatured as an incompetent federal appointee who stood by idly while the Gulf Coast was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. During an appearance before a Senate committee last month, he refused to accept all the blame for the government's slow response, insisting that he had warned the White House of the storm's disastrous potential.

Now he's embarking on the next step of his rehabilitation tour: He's going on "The Colbert Report."

On Tuesday, Brown is scheduled to sit down with Stephen Colbert — who plays the bombastic, preening cable anchor on Comedy Central's 11:30 p.m. mock newscast — for an unpredictable interview in which the only thing the former federal official can count on is the likelihood of being embarrassed.

Why, after months of being fodder for late-night television comedians, is he willing to subject himself to such a public ordeal?

Brown admits that he had never heard of "The Colbert Report" until he was invited to be a guest. But after watching several episodes, he says, "I think I know what I'm in for.

"It's not mean-spirited humor, it's just good satire," Brown said in an interview last week. "I go in with my eyes open that they will do whatever they can to make fun of me. But I hope people see I'm human and a decent guy."

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Blind items

 WHICH handsome 40ish actor got into an argument over a men's room stall at the Otis in San Francisco? The actor then entered the stall with another man who was later heard complaining to his coke dealer about the cost of "the snowball" . . . 

WHICH married sports broadcaster is having an affair with his line producer? 

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You know the drill, kids...guesses?
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(Most) New Releases for 3/28/06

Major DVDs

King Kong
King Kong - 2 dvd special edition
King Kong - 1933
King Kong - 1933 special edition in metal case (exactly the same as the tin released this past Fall)
Memoirs of a Geisha (The American movie about Japan starring a bunch of Chinese people.)
Get Rich or Die Trying (50 Cent)
The Triangle (Bryan Singer)
Stay (Ewan McGregor)
Masters of Horror - John Carpenter
Masters of Horror - Stuart Gordon
Sliver - Unrated (Sharon Stone)
TransGeneration (Trans/Gay is the new Ugly which was the new Retarded/disfigured)
A Sound of Thunder
I Love Your Work (Giovanni Ribisi, Jason Lee, Elvis Costello, et al)
Uno Bianca
Little House on the Prairie
Ring of the Nieblungs
Godzilla (Japanese)
Godzilla (US version w/ Matthew Broderick)
Dirty (Cuba Gooding Jr.)
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The Cutting Edge: Going for the Gold (starring the actress who voices Kim Possible)
Intoxicating
Eye of the Storm
The Wind in the Willows
Friends: The One With All The Birthdays
Friends: The One With All The Weddings
Friends: The One With All The Babies
Beyond Narnia
Destiny's Child - Live From Atlanta
Best of Not The 9 O'Clock News
Sexy Soccer
Sex is Zero
Ron White - You Can't Fix Stupid
Bettie Page: Dark Angel
Osaka Tough Guys
Dog The BOunty Hunter - Best of Season 2
Manilow - Live From Las Vagas (Barry is so HOT right now)
Murmur of the Heart
Snoopy Come Home
A Boy Named Charlie Brown
The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Plyptoons (Bill Plymton)
Exiles
Assorted cartoons (Care Bears, Avatar) and foreign titles.


Major CD Releases

Atreyu - Deathgrip on Yesterday
Ghostface Killah - Fishscale
Dion - Bronx in Blue
Rammstein - Rosenrot
Ti - King
Rob Zombie - Educated Horses
Tim McGraw - Greatest Hits, Vol 2
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Show Your Bones
Taylor Eigsti - Lucky to be Me
Kunzel - Great Film Fantasies (instrumental)
Cassandra Wilson - It Would Be So Easy (single from upcoming album)

PLEASE NOTE: I see most of the movies coming into the store for tomorrow's laydown date, but only certain music albums (the ones programmed into the Major New Display).

SOURCE: My supervisor at Borders.
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EXPECT to see Clay Aiken popping up all over with beautiful women on his arms soon. Aiken has kept a low profile since former Green Beret John Paulus went on the record saying they had unprotected sex. Since then, others have come forward, noting they too had relations with Aiken after meeting him on the Internet. Aiken, whose image is based on a church choirboy, was even sued by some irate fans claiming false marketing - and now, spies said Aiken was spotted last Tuesday night at the Dinner De tective, a murder mystery dinner in Los Angeles with "a gorgeous girl on his arm." Our spy giggled: "Unfortu nately, the strategy does nothing to wash away the disturbing images of his half-nude Web cam striptease pho tos seared across the brains of who ever has seen them on the Internet or in print." What's next - the requisite visit to the Playboy Mansion? 






PARIS Hilton should have tried to hold onto Stavros Niarchos at least until he turned 21. Word around Hollywood is that the Greek scion is supposed to inherit $275 million as soon as he turns 21 next month - as most Niarchos heirs do. Another former Hilton love, Paris Latsis, has also told pals, "Even if I wanted to get back with her, I couldn't - my parents wouldn't allow it." Niarchos' lawyer had no comment. 




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275million? wow...just wow.
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PJ HARVEY: FIRST EVER DVD RELEASE CONFIRMED

We are pleased to bring you exclusive news that the first ever PJ Harvey DVD will be released by Island Records on May 1st 2006. Titled “PJ Harvey On Tour – Please Leave Quietly” and directed by Maria Mochnacz, it was filmed during the Uh Huh Her Tour and offers an intimate and insightful look into a world of touring, performing and travelling.

Having finished her seventh album Uh Huh Her in the autumn of 2003, Polly took to the road with a four-piece band. The collection of performances featured on PJ Harvey On Tour charts her journey through summer festivals, to her UK and European tour and on to the US in October 2004, creating a patchwork quilt of sights and sounds.

Live performances taken from the tour are combined with behind-the-scenes footage and material. Stage sets are constructed and dismantled, sound-checks take place and recording studios are explored. PJ Harvey shares her thoughts and feelings about the process of touring through unique video diary footage, giving a very personal account of life on the road.

Featuring two previously unreleased tracks, Uh Huh Her and E♥ol, the cameras are also on hand to capture contributions from crew members working on the tour, giving a complete picture of the day-to-day experience of touring. Extras include a unique 28 minute interview with Harvey which sees her share her thoughts on writing, recording and performing.

The tracklisting, which spans Polly’s career, features the following songs:

Meet Ze Monsta / Dress / Uh Huh Her / Taut / Down By The Water / It’s You / Big Exit / Harder / The Darker Days Of Me & Him / A Perfect Day A Perfect Day Elise / Victory / Catherine / Who The Fuck? / E♥ol / My Beautiful Leah / The Letter


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Looks like the spawn is on the way



I think this adds to the suspicion that the "weird" picture of Katie might actually not be her. 
Seems she might be giving birth to the alien.

... according to a thread at the Free Katie Forum the following sign has been posted to the front gates at the Tom Cruise mansion -- as far as I can discern it reads: ".
.. but be silent and make all physical movements slow and understandable"...
Given the Scientologists think birth should be done in complete silence this might be a sign Katie is in labor.
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27/03/2006

 

Keanu Reeves has landed in hot water with an American domestic violence group after carelessly joking about how "some women" like rough sex in a magazine interview.

The Matrix star tells men's magazine Playboy how difficult it was to perform a rape scene with Hilary Swank in The Gift, but, when asked if his roughness may have helped the actress get into character for boxing film Million Dollar Baby, he quips: "Yeah. And, by the way, I also learned a bit of… well, that some of the ladies don't mind it… Hah, that's awful to say."

The remark has upset officials at top American group Women Against Domestic Violence, who claim Reeves' flippant comment made them "literally ill."

Melissa Rimmel who runs the confidential online support group for survivors and current victims of domestic violence, fumes: "I cannot believe he would even think it was OK to say that.

"Why doesn't someone educate that man? I can see him saying that in passing and thinking it means nothing but, the thing is, so many women are sexually abused every day by their partners and, no, those women do not want that, nor do they like it."


http://breakingnews.iol.ie/entertainment/story.asp?j=177355672&p=y77356378
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reese stuff

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Reese Witherspoon doesn't read her own press because she's sick of speculation about her marriage.

The ‘Walk The Line' beauty is tired of critics hinting her relationship with actor Ryan Philippe - who she has two children with - is on the rocks.

She said: "I know what's true and I don't live my life like a famous fancy person.

"I don't read any of it - it just doesn't matter to me. I feel like people read it one day and the dog pees on it the next. I really just don't care."

Meanwhile, the actress has revealed her children, six-year-old Ava and Deacon, 2, hate the fact she's famous.

Reese added to OK! magazine: "They don't like my job. Ava thinks it's pretty ridiculous."

"One day we had paparazzi chasing us and she had her friend in the car. They were outside our car chasing us and the little girl was like, ‘Why are they taking our pictures?' And Ava looks at her and says, ‘Oh, cos' my mother's famous'. Like it was just the most boring thing she could possibly imagine."

source: femalefirst.co.uk
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did not see this posted - michael jackson chillin'

DJ Whoo Kid Spends An Evening In Bahrain 'Chillin' With Michael Jackson

If DJ Whoo Kid could pull off a collaboration between 50 Cent and the deceased Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac, why couldn't he unite 50 and Michael Jackson on wax?

According to the DJ, who recently spent several hours with the King of Pop in Bahrain, it's a very real possibility.

Whoo Kid just came back from spending some time in the Persian Gulf nation with its ruler, Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the Sheikh's son, John Legend, model Tyson Beckford and Jackson. Whoo Kid said he and Mike became so tight on the trip that he's trying to orchestrate a collaboration between 50 and M.J.

"I [saw] Michael Jackson sitting by the pool sippin' lemonade," Whoo Kid recalled of the beginning of his day with the royal family and others in Bahrain. "They didn't tell me he was going to be there — I didn't even expect Michael to be in the country. So I'm like 'F---ing Michael Jackson is here, sippin' lemonade!'

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My favorite part: "They had a whole lamb they brought to the table and Mike was eating some weird vegetables," Whoo Kid said. "I told Mike, 'You better get up on some of this lamb.' I said, 'Let me get some of this lamb ass.' The Sheikh was dying [laughing] because I kept saying 'lamb ass.'
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Young Remus Lupin has not been cast according to the WB

Over the weekend various Harry Potter sites had been reporting that actor Stuart Hastings had been cast as the 'young Remus Lupin' for Order of the Phoenix. Today CBBC Newsround announced that Warner Bros. has denied these rumours and stated that no one has yet been cast for the role.

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I like Zhang Ziyi =(

Hong Kong Media Bashes Actress Zhang Ziyi



She speaks English with a funky Beijing accent. The beaded black and gray Armani outfit she wore to the Oscars was frumpy. She squats on the floor like a Chinese farmer when she goes shopping.

So say Hong Kong media, which just love to bash Zhang Ziyi the movie world's hottest young Chinese actress.

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Morrissey boycotts Canada over seal hunt

Morrissey goes to war with Canada

He won't be going there on tour in protest over 'horrific slaughter'.

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Morrissey is refusing to take his world tour to Canada in protest against the country's annual seal hunt.

It has been reported that up to 325,000 young harp seal pups could be killed in the coming weeks, despite international appeals for it to stop.

The singer has issued a statement on his official website saying this is the reason he won't be visiting the country to promote his forthcoming album 'Ringleader Of The Tormentors'. Dates have already been played in the US, and he's due to visit Europe later this spring.

"I fully realise that the absence of any Morrissey concerts in Canada is unlikely to bring the Canadian economy to its knees, but it is our small protest against this horrific slaughter - which is the largest slaughter of marine animal species found anywhere on the planet," the singer said. "The Canadian Prime Minister says the so-called 'cull' is economically and environmentally justified, but this is untrue."

Morrissey claims that the motivation behind the "barbaric and cruel" hunt is "making money", and in doing so will aid the fashion industry.

He continued: "The Canadian Prime Minister also states that the slaughter is necessary because it provides jobs for local communities, but this is an ignorant reason for allowing such barbaric and cruel slaughter of beings that are denied life simply because somebody somewhere might want to wear their skin. Construction of German gas chambers also provided work for someone - this is not a moral or sound reason for allowing suffering."

The cull has been condemned by other celebrities, including Paul McCartney.



Source: nme.com
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Another Country Split

Country star Blake Shelton,29, filed for divorce from his wife, Kaynette,33, on Feb 27th, citing irreconcilable differences. (Source:People Magazine)

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Don't know about you, but I sure didn't see this coming, but hey, now there's another HOT one back on the market!