April 29, 2015
FOR MOST OF US, the news that former Olympic champ Bruce Jenner wants to live the rest of his life as a woman is of fairly recent vintage. Not so for Chrystie Crownover , who has held such knowledge for decades. Between 1972 and 1981, Crownover was also known as Mrs. Bruce Jenner. Yesterday, she told George Stephanopoulos, of ABC's "Good Morning America," about learning her then-hubby's deepest secret. "I can't remember the exact words because it was such a shock to me, but he opened up his heart and confessed, and he had to share this deep, dark secret," she told Stephanopoulos.
April 15, 2015 |
Kimye, heal Israel Now that they have tended to the needs of the Armenian people, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have taken their traveling EgoFest to Israel, perhaps to unite Jews and Muslims through the loving bond of reality TV. Monday, the couple and their kin, Khloé , attended the Armenian church, Saint James Cathedral, in Jerusalem's Old City for the baptism of Kimye's daughter, North West . Not all was picture-perfect:...
April 15, 2015 |
THANK GOODNESS the New York Daily News watches "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," because otherwise we might have to. Desperate to procreate and not having much luck the old-fashioned way, Kim Kardashian had her uterus "cleaned out" on Sunday's episode of her family's icky "reality" show. What did they use, a sandblaster? And why would anyone need to witness this procedure on their television? If sets still had a picture tube, one might be prone to scrub it. Doctors told the NYDN that the procedure - hysteroscopy, with dilation and curettage - is legitimate for women having fertility problems.
March 30, 2015 |
Hello there Rachel hadn't planned on going out that mid-January night in 2012, but girlfriends Meredith and Casey persuaded her with the news that Rob, whom they'd all known since their summers at Camp Nock-A-Mixon, was coming. Rob brought his friend and fraternity brother Colin, and Colin and Rachel ended up sitting next to each other at the Devil's Alley bar. They ordered a wine-tasting sampler. Colin enjoys sharing what he learned in a wine class at Cornell, and that night, made a game of it, mixing up the wines and asking Rachel to guess what she was drinking.
February 25, 2015 |
Oscars: You didn't watch Despite a fresh-faced host in Neil Patrick Harris , people stayed away in droves Sunday from ABC's livecast of the Academy Awards. The show drew 36.6 mil viewers, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen. That's a six-year low. At least it stayed ahead of the Golden Globes, which had 19.3 mil viewers. No Joan Rivers at Oscars Several names were omitted from the In Memoriam segment at the Oscars, including those of Elaine Stritch , Richard Kiel , and Taylor Negron . But one oversight has fans up in arms: Joan Rivers scored nary a mention in the segment, nor anywhere else at the televised kudofest.
February 22, 2015 |
Poehler in mourning Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler is deeply shaken by the drug overdose death of producer Harris Wittels , 30. "Today, I lost . . . a dear, young friend in my life who was struggling with addiction," she said Thursday night at a charity event. "I'm sharing it with you because life and death live so close together, and we walk that fine line every day. " A. Rose hits at Kanye Kanye West has been drawn into the feud his missus Kim Kardashian and her sister Khloe are waging with South Philly girl Amber Rose . West, who dated Rose in 2008, says she was merely a rest stop on his way to Kim. "If Kim had dated me when I wanted, there would be no Amber Rose," he said, adding that he needed "30 showers" after it ended.
February 7, 2015
Williams yanks Iraq story OK, what? Brian Williams , tall, slim, hair-in-place perma-tanned prevaricator? Man of trust? News anchor for NBC? Heir to Tom Brokaw , Chet Huntley , and David Brinkley ? Now just another celebrity fibber? Gosh, we hope not. On Wednesday, B-Will had to withdraw claims he made in a Friday show, that he was in a helicopter shot down by rocket-propelled grenades in Iraq, where he went to report in 2003. He said American soldiers rescued him and his news team from the downed chopper.
February 5, 2015 |
Queen Bey kicks off vegan biz Cavort in delighted bliss, oh, ye healthy eaters! Beyoncé has come to your rescue - including here in Philly! With her trainer and biz partner Marco Borges , Bey has just started 22 Days Nutrition, a home-delivery vegan food service. And they deliver to Philly, yo! Meals run between $9 and $15, and they tell us they're pure, good stuff, fresh, never frozen, much like Bey her lovely self. Bey and hub Jay Z went famously vegan for a time in 2013, Instagramming their food, even (but what filters did they use?
December 24, 2014 |
Casey Kasem laid to rest Renowned DJ Casey Kasem finally was buried at a small ceremony last Tuesday in Norway, six months after he died in June, reveals TMZ. The fate of Kasem's body was for months the subject of a bitter dispute among his wife, Jean , and some of his children, including his daughter, Kerri . Jean took Kasem to Norway against Kerri's wishes. Authorities in Los Angeles continue to investigate Jean on allegations of elder abuse. Kim, Kanye are ad costars Kim Kardashian and her man, Kanye West , have, for the first time ever, costarred in a print ad campaign.
November 17, 2014
HATE ON Kim Kardashian and that big, oiled-up booty of hers if you want. But she's winning. Definitely not from a moral perspective, but Kardashian isn't worried about getting laid off from work like many of the rest of us. At 34, Kim K stands to earn $85 million just for her video game (Kim Kardashian: Hollywood), according to Forbes magazine. She earned about $28 million from June 2013 to June of this year for her other endeavors, the magazine estimated in its "Celebrity 100" list, on which Kim ranked 80th.