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In his upcoming autobiography,Wyclef Jean says he and Lauryn Hill had an affair back when the Fugees were still together. But everything went downhill when she LIED to him and told him he was the father of her first-born son. The kid's real dad was Rohan Marley
When Arnold Schwarzenegger's wife Maria Shriver found out he'd fathered a child with their maid, Arnold reportedly told a neighbor, quote, "I think things will work out ok with Maria, but if they don't, I'm getting me a 20-year-old honey." He was also surprised she didn't just forgive him, and when Maria asked for a separation, he refused to leave, forcing her to move into a hotel.
Olympic snowboarder Shaun White was arrested for vandalism and public intoxication at a hotel in Nashville over the weekend, after he trashed the phone in his room, then pulled a fire alarm, causing the hotel to be evacuated. While trying to flee the hotel, White was actually pursued by a "concerned citizen". The two of them collided, and Shaun hit the back of his head on a fence, opening a nasty cut.
Lindsay Lohan thinks Amanda Bynes is getting off easy. She Tweeted, quote, "Why did I get put in jail and a nickelodeon star has had NO punishment(s) so far?" Amanda reportedly heard about this, and told a friend that she HATES being compared to Lindsay.
Shakira and Usher are confirmed as coaches for the spring season of “The Voice”. They'll replace Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green who've opted out until the fall season.
Another “Wonder Woman” remake is in the works. The CW has given a script commitment to the series. It will follow Diana as a young Amazonian before she becomes Wonder Woman. The CW was the home of “Smallville” along with the WB and will introduce a series about the Green Arrow this fall.
Even though Kelly Clarkson got a CMA nomination for Best Female Vocalist . . . and plans to record more country music . . . she's not abandoning pop. She says, "If it's a great song, let's just cut it and not worry about where it lands."
Don't worry about being single or unmarried! Live it up! This is your week!
The third full week of September (this year, September 16-22) is “Unmarried and Single Americans Week.” Originally launched in the 1980s as National Singles Week, the move to celebrate single life was renamed because many unmarried Americans (the widowed, for example) don’t consider themselves “single.” The U.S. Census Bureau released some stats about the number of single and unmarried Americans:
102 million: Number of unmarried people in the U.S. 18 years and older in 2011; 44% of all U.S. residents 18 and older.
53%: Percentage of unmarried U.S. residents 18 and older who were women in 2011; 47% were men.
820,000: Number of unmarried grandparents who were caregivers for their grandchildren in 2010.
Cyndi Lauper was RIGHT! Girls just wanna have fun! Do you feel like you are not getting enough fun in your life? I know I could always have more!
Women have a thirst for fun and a love affair with flair, according to a new Diet Pepsi survey. The Diet Pepsi Fun Report reveals that 72% of women are craving more fun in their lives. Highlights from the Diet Pepsi Report:
37% percent of women in the West say they have just enough fun each day, compared to 34% of those in the Northeast, 29% in the Midwest and 28% in the South.
15% percent of women in the South say that when it comes to fun, they are instigators, compared to 12% of those in the West, who say they are instigators and 9% each in the Northeast and Midwest.
When women are looking to buy fun they most often turn to jewelry (45%), followed by great shoes (27%) and bright lipstick or gloss (18%).
The French magazine “Closer” published those topless sunbathing photos of Kate Middleton on Friday. But after Kate and her husband Prince William filed a lawsuit against them, they took them off their website. Still, an Italian magazine owned by the same company is supposedly planning to run 200 more of the pics today.
A British tabloid says Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are back together. Supposedly, she poured her heart out to him and convinced him it was just a stupid mistake, and they're going to move back in together. A source says, quote, "They pretty much decided they couldn't live without each other."
Amanda Bynes had her car IMPOUNDED yesterday morning, after cops caught her driving YET AGAIN. She was also ticketed for driving with a suspended license.
The new “Resident Evil” movie beat “Finding Nemo 3D” by close to four million dollars. It made $21.1 million at the box office. BUT that's the lowest opening weekend for any of the"Resident Evil" sequels.
Justin Beiber started a silly rumor when he said on a British talk show that he was approached to play the lead in the “50 Shades of Grey” movie. But he also said he was JUST JOKING.
Britney Spears' former duet partner Don Philip claims “X Factor” producers forced him to come out of the closet onstage . . . but he's also UPSET that the show edited that part OUT of his audition last week.
Chris Brown's Cd's were spotted with a "THIS MAN BEATS WOMEN" warning sticker in the U.K. A store says a customer put the stickers on a few of Chris Brown's CDs . . . but they had nothing to do with it, and they've since removed them.
At a concert over the weekend, Madonna said she "loves" Lady Gaga . . . she dedicated a song to her . . . and even said they're going to be sharing a stage soon.
Eva Longoria reluctantly admitted that she's dating New York Jets quarerback Mark Sanchez. But she tried to make it sound like it's just casual.
Nick and Vanessa Lachey are parents. Vanessa gave birth to a baby boy on Wednesday. They named him Camden . . . the same name chosen by Nick's ex Kristin Cavallari for HER baby.
TMZ posted some pictures of Amanda Bynes apparently SMOKING POT behind the wheel . . . where she's not supposed to be anyway, because she lost her license last month. Meanwhile, sources tell Radar Online that Amanda has substance abuse issues, and perhaps other mental problems. Friends and family are begging her to get help, but she's not listening.
“All in the Family” star Sally Struthers was busted for DUI near Portland, Maine . . . where she's doing a stage version of “9 to 5” She was released on $160 bail. Her rep denies the charges.
Some big movies coming out today. The fifth “Resident Evil” movie hits theaters this weekend, along with the 3D release of “Finding Nemo”
“The Voice” easily beat the season premiere of “X Factor” in the ratings on Wednesday night. “The Voice" attracted 10.7 million viewers, while "X Factor" drew just 7.5 million.
The next “American Idol” judging panel will feature Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban. And that's official . . . according to Katie Couric.
“Dr. Phil” will have an interview with Lindsay Lohan's mom Dina on Monday . . . and from the preview, it looks like a total trainwreck.
June Shannon. . . the mom on TLC's “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” . . . is worried that the show's success will bring her fame-hungry former baby daddies back to the yard. In fact, she's already heard from one of them.
It's hard to believe that the celebs we see in our favorite movies are not ACTUALLY doing their own stunts. Have you ever wondered what their stunt doubles look like? Mystery solved!
Vic Armstrong & Harrison Ford in "Indiana Jones"
Robert Pattinson & Paul Darnell in "Twilight"
Sarah Lane & Natalie Portman in "Black Swan"
Lucy Lawless & Zoe Bell in "Xena"
Uma Thurman & Zoe Bell in "Kill Bill"
Daniel Arroyo & Jennifer Lopez in a Wisin & Yandel music video
Steve Tartalia & James Marsters in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
The Queen of England & Gary Connery in the 2012 London Olympics
Deep in the Ghana forest, there’s a plant that grows the shiniest fruit in the world. The brilliant blue fruits come from Pollia condensata and are actually the shiniest living thing of any kind, according to a new study.
A researcher from the University of Cambridge discovered the plant. The fruits are iridescent; like soap bubbles or the back of a CD, their color changes as you observe them from different angles.
There is no nutitional value in these shiny fruit but don't you wish you had a piece of jewerly this pretty?
Alison Pill from the HBO drama “The Newsroom” accidentally Tweeted a topless photo of herself. She quickly deleted it and apologized . . . saying, quote, "My tech issues have now reached new heights, apparently. How a deletion turned into a tweet." But the photo remains online for all to see. Alison is engaged to actor Jay Baruchel. . . perhaps it was meant for his eyes only?
Gwyneth Paltrow is the World's Best Dressed Woman according to “People”.Kate Middleton, Emma Stone and the Kardashians also made the list. The best-dressed guys include Brad Pitt, Robert Pattinson and the Hemsworth brothers.
Mila Kunis and a female friend got stuck in a New York City elevator for 45 minutes on Sunday. There were about 10 other people on board. A source says, quote, "It became very hot in there, but Mila and everyone else remained calm." They were rescued by firefighters.
Kathy Bates revealed that she recently had both breasts removed after being diagnosed with cancer. The operation was apparently a success. She says, quote, "My doctors have assured me I'm going to be around for a long time. I'm looking forward to getting back to work doing what I love to do." Kathy also battled . . . and beat . . . ovarian cancer several years ago.
Jessica Simpson is being criticized by a child welfare activist for showing off a picture of her infant daughter Maxwell in a bikini. The guy says, quote, "It is to be hoped that parents will understand that 'baby bikinis' are totally inappropriate, and that they contribute to the sexualization and commercialization of childhood."
Michael Madsen was arrested for DUI yesterday afternoon, while driving a sweet Pontiac GTO up the Pacific Coast Highway. Police say he blew a .21 on the breathalyzer. But while he was being booked, Madsen complained of some kind of illness, and was taken to the hospital instead of a jail cell.
Winona Ryder knows nothing about the “Beetlejuice” sequel that's in the works. But she says she's meeting with Tim Burton next week, and will hopefully find out more then.
Christina Aguilera is planning to skip the spring season of “The Voice”, but hopes to return for a future season. Also, the ratings for"The Voice" are down a little from last spring, but they're on par with what “X Factor” did last fall.
Matchbox Twenty has the new number one album in the country. They sold 95,000 copies of their new album “North” to top the Billboard album chart.
How cool is Gwen Stefani?! Honestly, she is my role model! She is beautiful, talented, a good mom and has been married to the same man for the last decade. She talked to Marie Claire for an upcoming issue...here are some of the highlights!
No Doubt singer Gwen Stefani is the October 2012 covergirl for Marie Claire, in which she divulges that she and rocker husband Gavin Rossdale had recently been trying for child number three.
“I really, really, really wanted one about two years ago. And it didn’t really work out,” she told the magazine. “So … I feel good with what we’ve got. Everything works out how it should. You can’t plan anything, right? You can try.”
On rearing two high-energy boys: “From the moment they wake up, they start beating on each other. I never knew they would be so physical. They’re just starting to play real well together, but with a lot of fighting. They do look out for each other – especially the little one, he really loves his older brother.”
On what her 10-year anniversary with Gavin Rossdale represents: “A miracle … my biggest accomplishment is my marriage so far. Because it’s hard, everyone knows it’s hard.” She continues: “[Marriage] is something that I always wanted to do successfully. It was a dream of mine. I like the official-ness and the family-ness of it all, having the same name and making decisions together.”
On her relationship with husband Gavin Rossdale: “[Our relationship] is better than it’s ever been. Like, we’re learning about each other all the time. He’s an amazing dad, he works so hard – I can hear him writing songs through the wall, and it is at a much quicker pace than me!” Above all, she adds, “He balances me out. And he – he never stops liking me, which is awesome! It makes me feel happy, that someone likes me as much as he does.”
“True Blood” co-stars Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyerhad their twins, but that's all we know at this point. Their rep says, quote, "The babies were born a few weeks early, but are in good health and both Mom and Dad are overjoyed."
Julianne Hough says she's put on 20 pounds since she hooked up with Ryan Seacrest. And in addition to ruining her figure, he also ruined her taste for CHEAP WINE . . . quote, "Now we always have great wine, and I can tell the difference. So I told him, 'You ruined my life because I can't go to a friend's house and drink cheap wine anymore.'"
“Girls Gone Wild” scumbag Joe Francishas been ordered to pay $40 MILLION to Las Vegas casino owner Steve Wynn. Francis was going around claiming that Wynn had threatened to have him KILLED over a gambling debt . . . so Wynn sued him. And won.
Justin Bieber doesn't want to be just another teen heartthrob. He says he'd rather be known for his music than, quote, "a flick of my hair."
Simon Cowell claims he had the first crack at Mariah Carey, but he chose Britney Spears instead, because Mariah would be better off on a "more gentle" show like “American Idol” . Also, Simon has reportedly hired Khloe Kardashian to host “X Factor”.
Rumor has it Randy Jackson is back in play to be a judge on “American Idol” next season . . . after MONTHS of speculation that he'd be demoted to some sort of "mentor" role.
Yesterday morning at 8:46 A.M., most networks . . . carried live coverage of a moment of silence for the victims of the 9/11 attacks. But NBC decided to air a “Today” show interview with Kris Jenner talking about her implants instead.
The premiere of Katie Couric's new talk show “Katie” was the highest-rated talk show debut since “Dr. Phil” premiered 10 years ago.
The site CelebrityNetWorth.com has compiled a list of the Top 58 Richest Lead Singers in the World. Paul McCartney topped the list with an estimated fortune of $800 MILLION. Bono was next with $600 million.
100.7 MIX FM, Pepsi and 7th and Elm are tailgating at EVERY ISU homegame! We want you to come out with us! You can get free food and drinks and listen to some great music while waiting for your favorite football team to take the field. Go to mymixfm.com to get all the details on where you can pick up tickets.