Drugs, gun found on rapper Nelly’s bus at Texas checkpoint

October 27, 2012

Drugs, gun found on rapper Nelly's bus at Texas checkpoint

authorities found marijuana, heroin and a loaded gun on tour bus Grammy rapper Nelly during a routine stop at a police checkpoint west Texas border, police said Thursday.

A member of the entourage of the singer took responsibility for the items and was arrested after the search, on Wednesday, while others on the bus, including Nelly were released, officials said.

“I believe that my staff has an unfortunate decision to bring illegal material on our bus tour that led to his arrest made,” Nelly said in a statement on Thursday. “Neither I nor anyone else on the tour bus was aware of her decision to wear it on board.”

Hudspeth County Sheriff’s spokesman said that the tour bus was pulled into the border police checkpoint in Sierra Blanca, Texas, about 90 miles east of El Paso, when a dog is the presence of controlled substances detected.

“The officer asked all seven occupants of the bus and an inspection of the vehicle,” spokesman Rusty Fleming told Reuters. “Looking for a product of marijuana in small plastic container, 36 bags of heroin and a .45 pistol loaded . “

Fleming said that all occupants of the bus were informed of their Miranda rights, and a passenger on the bus, Brian Keith Jones, admitted that the substances and the gun was his.

Jones was arrested, Fleming said, adding that he did not know what charges he will face.

Nelly, 37, whose real name Cornell Haynes Iral, was born in Austin, Texas. has starred in several movies, and Billboard magazine named him one of the best artists of the decade in 2009.

Pro wrestler Hulk Hogan sues gossip site over sex tape

October 26, 2012

Pro wrestler Hulk Hogan sues gossip site over sex tape

professional wrestler Hulk Hogan went gossip website Gawker 100 million for placing fragments of a sex tape with Hogan and the wife of his best friend.

Hogan, real name Terry Bollea, also filed a complaint against the wife, Heather Clem, and her ex-husband, radio shock jock Bubba the Love Sponge “, saying they shot him without his knowledge.

The display of the video earlier this month “is a shameful and disgraceful breach of the applicant’s right to privacy by a group of suspects who repulsive have no respect for human dignity and care about maximizing their sales and profits at the expense of all others, “said the lawsuit against Gawker, which was filed Monday in federal court in Tampa.

The video shows Hogan and Clem have sex in her room while she was still married. It was six years ago included, according to the lawsuit.

“The applicant has invested much time and effort to his professional wrestling champion and professional development of its brand to develop dedicated,” the lawsuit against Clem and Bubba, whose real name is Todd Clem, one said, noting that Hogan was a “12-time world wrestling champion. “

Cameron Stracher, a lawyer for Gawker, said he believes the lawsuit is unfounded and ask a judge to review the case shed.

” He has relationships sex with the wife of another man in the house of another man, “he added.” I do not know if it’s fair to say that he is an expectation of privacy in the circumstances. “

lawsuit against Gawker $ 100 million in damages seeks . Trial against Clems, filed in Pinellas County, Florida, is unspecified amount.

Stephen Diaco, a lawyer Bubba said Hogan knew there was a tape of the meeting, despite his claim that he was not aware, and Bubba has nothing to do with its output.

“Bubba is a victim, Heather is a victim,” he said. “Bubba did not know who released this tape.”

It was not immediately clear whether Heather Clem had retained a lawyer in the matter.

The two men have long been closed, Hogan was the best man at the wedding Clems “and is a sponsor of their son, Diaco said

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Hogan says radio host Howard Stern during a recent appearance on his show that Bubba gave him permission to have sex with his wife.

Liz Taylor tops list of highest earning dead celebrities

October 26, 2012

Liz Taylor tops list of highest earning dead celebrities

Elizabeth Taylor surpassed Michael Jackson’s fame as the highest earning dead in the past year, with its succession by pulling $ 210 million, mainly from the sale of her jewelery, costumes and artifacts, Forbes said on Wednesday.

Jackson, who died in 2009, dropped to second place with earnings of $ 145 million, followed by Elvis Presley with $ 55 million.

In addition to the Taylor auction, which totaled $ 184 million, the actress, who died in 2011 at the age of 79, also won $ 75 million Top selling its diamonds perfume white for sale.

“The rest of the money came from the sale of goods and residues movies Taylor,” said Forbes. “After” Cleopatra “star cleverly negotiated a 10 per cent of his films.”

Although Taylor Jackson hit the top spot, Forbes said the pop star is likely to resume next year as a result of stable income from the sale of music and other companies.

cartoonist Charles Schulz, the Peanuts comic strip, rising to No. 4 with a profit of $ 37 million, followed by reggae star Bob Marley with $ 17 million.

Forbes has compiled the rankings by analyzing the results of dead celebrities “from October 2011 to 2012.

” We have money and we do not subtract the area manages, “Forbes.

movies stars and musicians dominated the list, but Nobel physicist Albert Einstein Marilyn Monroe tied for seventh place, each earned $ 10 million.

The 13 dead celebrities on the list earned a total of 532.5 million dollars.

The complete list is available at http://www.forbes.com/special-report/2012/1024_dead-celebrities.html

(Reporting by Patricia Reaney, edited by Christine Kearney and Tim Dobbyn)

Tom Hanks slips from nice guy rep with a Big-worthy swear

October 26, 2012

Tom Hanks slips from nice guy rep with a Big-worthy swear

Tom Hanks “Big” star often cited for its family atmosphere call, maybe a dent in his G-rated reputation, on Friday when he delivered a particularly mature word on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”

Hanks appeared on the show to promote their coming science fiction / philosophical movie “Cloud Atlas” promotion when the anchor Elizabeth Vargas took him to a few lines to speak with the voice of his character in the film.

Hanks, whose credits include “Forrest Gump,” “Sleepless in Seattle” and “Toy Story” series, initially balked at the proposal because his character in the new film speaks expletive riddled sentences.

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then suggested he just speak with the accent of his character, eccentric Dr. Henry Goose. Few seconds in identity theft, it came from the F-bomb.

“Oy, oy, I want people to pay me … fuck me book book,” said Tom Hanks, immediately realizing his blunder and put his hand on his mouth.

“We are really, really, uh, Good Morning America,” Vargas said a visibly drained immediately.

Hanks also immediately apologized.

“Man, oh man,” said Tom Hanks. “I’m so sorry. I slipped into a brand of acting.”

“I’ve never done before,” he said. “I want to apologize to American children watch this.”

“And I want the next time I’m on the show say, there will be a delay of 7 seconds,” said Tom Hanks.

ABC has the following statement: “This morning, Tom Hanks accidentally used an expletive during a live interview on GMA with Elizabeth Vargas They both immediately apologized on air, and the show is corrected for all subsequent currents .. “

unedited clip is still available on the internet.

Brad Pitt mystifies as first male face of Chanel No.5

October 26, 2012

Brad Pitt mystifies as first male face of Chanel No.5

Brad Pitt debuted as the face of Chanel No.5 perfume male emblematic Monday in a campaign that fans and fashionistas across the last part of the actor had.

Pitt, 48, is seen with long hair and dressed casually, looking wistfully at the camera in a cryptic black and white video directed by “Atonement” director Joe Wright.

“This is not a trip. All the end of the course, but we remain. The world turns and we turn to him. Plans disappear, dreams take over. But wherever I go, there you are, my happiness, my fate, my fortune. Chanel No.5, inevitably, “the” Moneyball “actor said.

The video is part of a campaign of $ 10 million for advertising that Pitt was paid $ 7 million, according to Porter everyday woman.

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Time magazine called the announcement “absurd,” said Pitt, “vague existential monologue … sounds like it would probably be thrown story trailer for Terrence Malick (film)” Tree of Life. ”

Us Weekly Zach Johnson called the video “sensual”, while Amy Fine Collins of Vanity Fair said that the choice lay Pitt spokesman left the French fashion house “subtly circling back to its origin, sex twist.”

Pitt the first male spokesperson for Chanel No.5 women, the first perfume launched by the legendary French designer Coco Chanel in 1921.

In a press release Chanel perfume actor called “revolutionary.”

“N ° 5 perfume always is the most iconic women, “said Pitt.” This is what I see is the attraction of this campaign, it goes beyond the summary of the emotion or evoke the beauty of a timeless:. The spirit of a woman “

Chanel No.5 was represented by actresses Audrey Tatou, Nicole Kidman and Catherine Deneuve in the past. It is also associated with the screen icon Marilyn Monroe after her famous perfume was all she wore to bed.

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, contempt and ambivalence

Twitter and YouTube, some fans pointed out the ironic coincidence of the release of the campaign related to the 13th anniversary of “Fight Club”, which Pitt played a seller hate consumerism.

While the clip of Chanel No.5 has generated more than 3,000 “likes” on YouTube during the first 24 hours, it also has 850 ‘dislike’, with some commentators say they believe that The ad does not smell.

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editor at large Derek Blasberg said on Twitter: “I saw Brad Pitt Chanel No.5 commercial, oh, about 17 times today, I still do not know what I feel about. “.

Another Twitter user, Aimé Rogers, said:” What were they thinking? . strange “

BabyHippo26 YouTube user said:” So pretentious, why he looked so sad and serious … II »¿been a long time customer of Chanel No. .5 and Chanel products. This advertising puts me off so much, I’m not going to new No.5 “

Other fans buy, however, were fascinated by the Hollywood star.

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posted on YouTube: “It’s his voice, that voice, Jesus is like a drop of liquid sweet angel I’m tired taste on my lips.”

Twitter user Liz Lyon said simply: “I love love love Brad Pitt for Chanel No. 5. “