Month: December 2008

Five People Shot at E-40 Concert

One person remains in critical condition after being shot early Saturday (Dec. 27) after a nightclub performance by rapper E-40, four others wounded in the incident were treated at a local hospital…

The Backlash

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Legendary Performer Eartha Kitt Dead at 81

Film and stage icon Eartha Kitt died yesterday, Christmas day, after a battle with colon cancer. Kitt will be most remembered for her sultry style and uniquely irreplaceable voice. Her long career…

Corinne Bailey Rae's Husband's Death Ruled Accidental

A coroner in Leeds, England has ruled the death of Jason Rae, the husband of singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae, an accidental drug overdose. Mr. Rae, who played the saxophone, and Mrs. Bailey…

LILLO BRANCATO JR. ACQUITTED OF MURDER CHARGES IN COP KILLING

A New York jury acquitted actor Lillo Brancato Jr. of murder yesterday (Dec. 22) in the 2005 shooting death of 28-year-old off duty police officer Daniel Enchautegui, a charge that could have…

John Witherspoon & The Hoochies: “If you a ho, be a ho”

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Plaxico Burress Hit with Lawsuit Over Florida Car Crash

Troubled NY Giants Wide Receiver Plaxico Burress is once again in the news. 27-year-old Alise Smith has filed suite against the problematic Burress for a May 2008 accident in Tamarac, Florida where…

TV Attorney Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs to Appear on CSI: Miami

Music exec-turned-fashion mogul-turned-actor Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs will add another performance to his resume when he guest stars on CBS’ popular crime drama, “CSI: Miami.” ‘Diddy’ reportedly agreed to appear on the…

Michael Jackson Needs Lung Transplant, Partially Blind

According to Ian Halperin, Michael Jackson’s biographer, the King of Pop is suffering from a number of potentially fatal health conditions and is in need of an immediate lung transplant. Halperin tells…

Paris Hilton Home Burglarized

A thief made off with a reported 2 million dollars in jewelry and other items from Paris Hilton’s Hollywood Hills home on Friday (Dec. 19). In an interview with Life & Style…

Jordan Peele as Barack Obama: The Presidential Internet Address

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Travis McCoy and Katy Perry to Tie the Knot?

Word from the New York Daily News is that Gym Class Heroes frontman Travis McCoy proposed to girlfriend Katy Perry. According to the paper, “the rapper popped the question recently in Paris…

Akon Takes Plea Deal in Fan-Toss Case

Akon plead guilty yesterday (Dec. 17) to throwing a fan off stage during a concert last year. Not willing to take a chance on a trail and possible jail time the “Sorry,…

ROBERT CARLYLE TO LEAD NEW STARGATE SPIN-OFF

With the Sci-Fi Channel’s abrupt announcement earlier this year that their popular series “Stargate Atlantis” would be ending after this season, news has come out about the fate of the Stargate franchise.…

10 Best Apocalyptic Movies

10 Best Apocalyptic Movies

The end of the world as we know is one of Hollywood’s favorite plot lines. From space invaders to zombies to war hungry humans movie producers have been cranking out scenarios on…