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Paris Hilton DJ: Audience Boos, Twitter Reacts Paris Hilton DJ: Audience Boos, Twitter Reacts
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Paris Hilton, DJ extraordinaire, finally debuted her skills at a recent gig at the Pop Music Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Although Hilton was seeming overwhelmed by the crowd’s positive response to her appearance — she tweeted about how the …

Elmo Arrested in NYC, Scheduled for Psychological Evaluation Elmo Arrested in NYC, Scheduled for Psychological Evaluation
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Elmo arrested: If your kids are reading this, there’s a very strong possibility they’re in tears right now. Since childhood trauma isn’t the sort of thing we want to encourage here at WPN, let me clarify a few things. First, …

Tony Parker’s Injury Threatens His Olympic Dreams Tony Parker’s Injury Threatens His Olympic Dreams
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Tony Parker’s eye injury, which resulted from a violent, bottle-throwing scuffle involving musicians Chris Brown and Drake at a New York City club, may ultimately keep him from participating in the 2012 Summer Olympics. Parker, who plays for the San …

Nadya Suleman Claims Virgin America Mistreated Her Nadya Suleman Claims Virgin America Mistreated Her
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Nadya Suleman, the not-so-secret identity of media darling the Octomom, is once again making waves in a seemingly endless attempt to stay in the press. This time around, Suleman is claiming her recent flight aboard a Virgin America airliner was …

Echo Lake Drummer Pete Hayes Dies at 25 Echo Lake Drummer Pete Hayes Dies at 25

Echo Lake, the shoegaze/dream pop band out of South London, experienced a loss last Thursday when their dummer, Pete Hayes, passed away after losing his battle with a long-term illness. Specifics regarding Hayes’ death have not been made available to …

Lulz Security: Two Hacking Suspects Plead Guilty to Computer Crimes Lulz Security: Two Hacking Suspects Plead Guilty to Computer Crimes

Lulz Security, a group of highly-skilled computer hackers who operate under the motto, “The world’s leaders in high-quality entertainment at your expense”, was recently dealt a blow when two individuals linked to the organization pled guilty to numerous computer crimes. …

Brave Movie: Disney-Pixar’s Latest Rises to the Top Brave Movie: Disney-Pixar’s Latest Rises to the Top
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“Brave”, the latest movie from cinematic behemoth Disney-Pixar, found its way to the top of the box office this weekend, scoring an estimated $66 million in ticket sales. Following close behind was “Madagascar 3″, the second sequel to director Eric …

Chevy Cruze Recall: Nearly Half a Million Cars are Affected Chevy Cruze Recall: Nearly Half a Million Cars are Affected
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The Chevy Cruze recall affects more than half-a-million cars manufactured at General Motors’ Lordstown, Ohio plant between 2010 and this past May. According to Forbes, nearly 30 engine fires have been reported, all of which stem from automobiles built in …

Diabetes: Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Reverse Disease Diabetes: Weight-Loss Surgery May Not Reverse Disease
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Diabetes can be shed like so many unwanted pounds thanks to the advent of weight-loss surgery. However, according to a recent study, these procedures may not a permanent solution to their problem. In about one-fifth of the individuals who elected …

Reese Witherspoon Discusses Her Pregnancy at Chicago Event Reese Witherspoon Discusses Her Pregnancy at Chicago Event
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Reese Witherspoon, who, in my mind, will always be Vanessa Lutz from writer/director Matthew Bright’s demented 1996 comedy “Freeway”, hasn’t been too forthcoming about her pregnancy. Since US Weekly broke the story last March, the “Just Like Heaven” star has …

Daytime Emmys: General Hospital Has a Prescription For Success Daytime Emmys: General Hospital Has a Prescription For Success

The Daytime Emmys took place last Saturday, with long-running soap “General Hospital” taking home a quite a few statuettes in a number of different categories. The show, which began its run in 1963, has enjoyed 49 seasons to the tune …

Snooki Was Terrified to Reveal Her Pregnancy to Her Father Snooki Was Terrified to Reveal Her Pregnancy to Her Father
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Snooki, also known in less dubious circles as Nicole Polizzi, is certainly no stranger to controversy. Since appearing in the MTV reality show “Jersey Shore”, Polizzi has seen her name in the tabloids on a fairly regular basis. Generally speaking, …

Justin Bieber Credits Social Media for His Success Justin Bieber Credits Social Media for His Success
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Justin Bieber is a freaking powerhouse right now. Everywhere you turn, there’s Justin Bieber doing something Biebery. If he’s not launching a new album, chances are he’s performing a large concert for his legion of screaming fans. In fact, days …

Ugliest Dog Announced at Annual Northern California Event Ugliest Dog Announced at Annual Northern California Event
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Ugliest dog has been announced, with the honor going to a Chinese Crested from Peterborough, a city in the East of England. The peculiar looking canine and his owner, Bev Nicholson, traveled quite a distance to participate in the World’s …

Penguin 337, the Runaway Humboldt, to be Named in Japan Penguin 337, the Runaway Humboldt, to be Named in Japan
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Penguin 337, the one year-old Humboldt who escaped from a Tokyo aquarium over two months ago, was recently returned to its home at the Tokyo Sea Life Park after a lengthy adventure. To celebrate its return, the penguin is finally …

Lonesome George Dies: Pinta Island’s Last Giant Tortoise Passes Away Lonesome George Dies: Pinta Island’s Last Giant Tortoise Passes Away
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Lonesome George, the world’s last Pinta Island giant tortoise, has passed away. According to AFP, George’s caretaker, Fausto Llerena, found the creature’s body stretched out near its watering hole. As of this writing, the cause of death is unknown; scientists …

Ben Affleck Cuts Down on Work to Avoid Unwanted Attention Ben Affleck Cuts Down on Work to Avoid Unwanted Attention
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Ben Affleck, once upon a time, was fodder for the blood-thirsty tabloid press. During his days as Jennifer Lopez’s main squeeze, the “Reindeer Games” actor couldn’t take two steps without running into either a paparazzo armed with a camera or …

Tony Parker Sues Club Following Chris Brown/Drake Scuffle Tony Parker Sues Club Following Chris Brown/Drake Scuffle

Tony Parker has sued the club where the infamous Chris Brown/Drake showdown took place, according to the New York Post. Parker, who is scheduled to play in the 2012 Summer Olympics, was in the club when the fight broke out. …

Adam Clayton: U2 Bassist Has $4 Million Stolen by Personal Assistant Adam Clayton: U2 Bassist Has $4 Million Stolen by Personal Assistant
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Adam Clayton, bassist for the rock band U2, was astonished to learn that his personal assistant, Carol Hawkins, had stolen nearly $4 million from his bank account over a four year period, $600,000 of which went to the purchase of …

John Travolta Sued for Libel by Author Robert Randolph John Travolta Sued for Libel by Author Robert Randolph
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John Travolta has returned once again to the national spotlight following a libel suit filed by author Robert Randolph, who claims the actor said some pretty nasty things in an attempt to thwart the publication of his book “You’ll Never …

Richard Adler, Composer and Lyricist, Dead at 90 Richard Adler, Composer and Lyricist, Dead at 90

Richard Adler, the composer and lyricist who co-wrote songs for the hit musicals “Damn Yankees” and “The Pajama Game”, as well as the hit songs “Whatever Lola Wants” and “Hernando’s Hideaway”, passed away at his Southhampton, New York home on …

Diabetes May Lead to Decline in Memory, Thinking Ability Diabetes May Lead to Decline in Memory, Thinking Ability

Diabetes already causes a number of health concerns, including heart disease, kidney disease, nerve damage, and foot problems. Adding to these woes is a recent study which claims that those living with diabetes and poor blood sugar may find themselves …

Durantula Lawsuit: Chicago Musician Sues NBA Star Durantula Lawsuit: Chicago Musician Sues NBA Star
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The Durantula Lawsuit may sound like an insanely rotten movie you’re likely to find on Cinemax in the middle of the night, but, believe it or not, it’s actually a real thing. Chicago musician Mark Durante, who has played with …

Presidential Sugar Daddy Poll: Obama Can Dance, Romney is Just Vanilla Presidential Sugar Daddy Poll: Obama Can Dance, Romney is Just Vanilla

A President sugar daddy poll seems a little weird to me. Okay, okay — extremely weird. Do I care which presidential candidate is considered desirable by men and women who are looking to be pampered by successful individuals? Will their …