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Selfie Attempt Damages Museum’s Statue

Now art historians have a reason to hate “selfies,” too — this after a teen on an Italian museum tour broke the leg off of a statue while trying to take a cellphone pic with it. According to the Italian language paper Corrierre Della Sera, the unidentified student was caught on video trying to snap […]

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You Can’t Do That in France!

Imagine visiting a grave in Marquette’s Park Cemetery to pay your respects, and leaving with a fine! Well, that is eactly what happened to a French woman, who is fighting a fine cops slapped her with for honoring her late hubby’s wishes by toasting him at his gravesite. According to the French-language paper La Provence, […]

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Social Networks Driving More People to Plastic Surgery ?

“Selfies” aren’t doing much for people’s self-image. A study conducted by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery suggests that a lot of Americans are upset with the way they look after snapping a photo of themselves, perhaps the most popular fad of our tech-crazy age. In fact, the AAFPRS survey reveals that […]

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Hal Douglas, Movie Trailer Voice-Over Guy, Dead at 89

You probably don’t know Hal Douglas by name, but you’ve almost certainly heard his voice.  Many, many times. The prolific voice-over artist, who narrated the trailers for some of Hollywood’s biggest films, died Friday of complications from pancreatic cancer, his daughter tells The New York Times.  He was 89. It’s Douglas you hear on the […]

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You Can’t Call Hunter Hayes Lazy!

Hunter Hayes will be on the move May 9 with the 24 Hour Road Race to End Child Hunger. He’s attempting to break the Guinness Book of World Records record for the most concerts played in multiple cities in a 24-hour period. The current record holder is eight shows played by rock band The Flaming […]

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David Nail is a Slob!

David Nail is quick to admit he isn’t the most tidy guy around the house. He and his wife, Catherine, just purchased a bigger house in Nashville, and David’s clothes and personal belongings are scattered everywhere. He admits, “I’ll walk by and I’ll see a coat there, or I’ll see a pair of jeans, and […]

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Taylor Swift Dominates Billboard’s 2014 “Money Makers” List.

Taylor Swift‘s Red album and tour earned her a lot of green.  She tops Billboard magazine’s annual Money Makers list, counting down the music performers who earned the most cash over the past year. According to Billboard, Taylor raked in close to $39.7 million bucks over the past year, thanks to sales of her albums, […]

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300: Rise of an Empire Strong at the Box Office!

The new 300 movie rose to the top of the box office over the weekend. 300: Rise of an Empire, the follow-up to the 2007 original, earned an estimated 45.1 million dollars to debut in first place. It also raked in an impressive 87.8 million overseas. The animated flick Mr. Peabody & Sherman, based on […]

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The Bicycle from Pee-wee’s Big Adventure Available on eBay!

Pee-wee Herman‘s iconic bicycle in the 1985 film Pee-wee’s Big Adventure is up for auction on eBay. There’s one catch: the red beach cruiser is in pieces, though all the parts are included. The bike also comes with an autographed photo of Herman, whose birth name is Paul Reubens. You better act quickly if you’re […]

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Oscar Ratings Up This Year!

The ratings for this year’s Oscars telecast were even better than the Nielsen Company initially thought. Nielsen says 43.7 million people tuned in to ABC on Sunday night for the award show — 700 thousand more than previously estimated. It ranks as the most-watched Oscars telecast since 2000. Ellen DeGeneres hosted the show, at which […]

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