January 22, 2015
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA native Amber Rose referred to the street near her old stomping grounds when she Instagrammed several pics of herself wearing a string monokini with the heading, "MILFIN.'" Wiz Khalifa 's ex didn't include their almost two-year-old in her scantily clad portraits taken in South Beach. Nor did Rose spell check. The street between Moore and McKean is Mifflin, my dear. Wait. That's not what Kanye West 's onetime main squeeze meant by her all-caps pronouncement?
September 24, 2012 |
Brittany is a charming 16-year-old with a delightful smile. She participates in a variety of activities including going for walks, riding her bike, swimming, sewing, playing video games, and attending church. Like other teenage girls, she also enjoys watching High School Musical movies and listening to Justin Bieber. Diagnosed with high-functioning autism, Brittany is enrolled in a special educational program and does well. Math is her favorite subject. She is entering high school this fall and it is important to her to earn good grades.
November 13, 2012 |
Skyfall , the 23d James Bond film, hauled in a franchise-record of $87.8 million in its first weekend at U.S. theaters. We at "Sideshow" know it's because Daniel Craig is the most dashing Bond in the history of Bonds. Please, Hollywood, don't let him go! Or, let him go and send him to stay in Philadelphia. Either way . . . Pretty good for a smock Follow the yellow brick road: Judy Garland 's blue pinafore from The Wizard of Oz nabbed $480,000 at Julien's auction of Hollywood memorabilia over the weekend, $441,600 more than Julie Andrews' Sound of Music dress fetched.
February 17, 2015 |
He's just 11 years old, but already John is laying the groundwork for a music career. He likes rap, writes his own songs, and recently started singing in church. When he grows up, he says determinedly, he wants to be a star like Justin Bieber, his favorite. Music may be at the top of his list of interests, but sports - football, basketball, and baseball - comes in a close second. "The one I'm really good at is baseball," says John, who plays with his friends. "I can swing the bat really good.
September 12, 2011 |
Fun-loving and outgoing, Ajanai has many friends and is a social butterfly. The 11-year-old enjoys playing basketball, dancing, playing computer games, and listening to her favorite recording artist, Justin Bieber. She also is interested in dressing well and keeping up with the latest fashions. Although she can be shy when meeting new people, she becomes animated once she feels comfortable with them. Ajanai likes going to school and participating in the after-school program. In her foster placement she takes pleasure in helping to prepare meals, feeding the family dogs, and keeping her room clean.
February 23, 2016 |
Artistic, articulate, and friendly are words frequently used to describe Treasure. The petite 9-year-old has also been called a born leader. She loves listening to gospel music - though Justin Bieber is her favorite music artist. Treasure can be a bit shy when meeting new people, but she soon warms up when she feels comfortable with them. In the fourth grade, Treasure benefits from special-education services and excels academically. She loves going to school, and reading is her favorite subject.
March 20, 2013 |
Sheldon Stephens , the first of four men who accused former Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash of molesting him when he was underage, alleges in a new lawsuit that Clash, 52, indulged in an orgiastic intake of crystal meth and "poppers" before having sex with Stephens, then 16. The suit, filed by the Harrisburg resident in U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania, says Clash promised the young would-be actor he'd help advance his career. Clash lawyer Michael Berger calls the suit meritless.
July 9, 2012 |
An adorable 9-year-old, Gianna is very intelligent and witty. Conversation is easy for her and she has no difficulty in engaging people she just meets. She has a great sense of humor and easily laughs at a variety of things. Gianna loves anything to do with Tinker Bell and wants to be a fairy like her idol when she grows up. She also likes animals, lasagna, Justin Bieber and video games, especially Mario. Enrolled in fourth grade, Gianna receives special education services. She enjoys going to school because she has the opportunity to learn things.
January 11, 2015 |
Is Tina Fey a deadly weapon? Is it too early to mine the Bill Cosby rape scandal for jokes? Nope, say Golden Globe co-hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler . Asked by Access Hollywood if they'd broach Cosby at Sunday's awards gala, Fey immediately said, "Oh, heck, yes!" Celebs need not fear the two gals. "We don't want anyone attending to be scared to be there because of us," said Fey, who may be as beloved in Philly as Cosby once was. "In the grand scheme of the world, it couldn't be less important.
March 1, 2012 |
You could say Leon Purvis is living the Justin Bieber dream: the small-town obscurity, the chutzpah, and eventually maybe even the celebrity. While Bieber's star rose from Canada, Purvis hails from working-class Glassboro, where he has invited the teen pop sensation to join him at the prom June 2. As a "bro," not a boyfriend. "He can bring Selena Gomez," says Purvis, 16, referring to Bieber's singer-actress love. "I'll bring a girl, too, although I don't have a date yet. I just want Justin to have a normal night.