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Iconic 'Easy Rider' Chopper Sells For $1.35 Million

October 19th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Iconic 'Easy Rider' Chopper Sells For $1.35 Million
The chopper from the iconic 1969 film "Easy Rider" was sold for $1.35 million in the Profiles in History Auction House Saturday night.

More than one Harley-Davidson "Captain America" style chopper was built for the famous counter culture film, starring Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda. According to the auction catalog, the bike was used for the ending crash sequence and was restored by Dan Haggerty, who had a small part in the movie.

Haggerty also claims that this bike is the only surviving bike from the film, despite the fact another bike exists. Collector Gordon Granger of Texas claims to ...
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Former 'American Idol' Contestant Joanne Borgella Dead At Age 32

October 19th, 2014 8:15am EDT
Former 'Idol' Contestant  Joanne Borgella Dead At Age 32
Former 'American Idol' contestant Joanne Borgella passed away early Saturday morning of Endometrial cancer.

The 32 year old singer and model competed on American Idol in 2008 and was diagnosed with the rare form of cancer in October of 2013. Borgella didn't hide her fight with the disease and regularly shared her battle and faith with fans on social media. Her family made a final statement via her Facebook page to announce her passing.

"To God be the glory! read the statement, "With heavy hearts, we are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our beloved Joanne. On Saturday, October 18...
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Polly Bergen Dies At Age 84

September 21st, 2014 9:30am EDT
Polly Bergen Dies At Age 84
Hollywood has just another iconic actress and singer.

Best know for her role in the original 'Cape Fear,' Polly Bergen passed away in her Connecticut home at the age of 84, surrounded by family and close friends.

Her publicist confirmed her passing. "It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of legendary actress and long-time friend and client, Polly Bergen. She died peacefully at her home in Southbury, surrounded by her family, long-time personal manager, Jan McCormack and close friends."

Bergen was was not only an actress but an accomplished singer business women as well as...
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Kim Kardashian Tops New Round Of Leaked Nude Celebrity Photos

September 21st, 2014 7:13am EDT
Kim Kardashian Tops New Round Of Leaked Nude Celebrity Photos
A second round of stolen nude celebrity photos has hit the internet.

Highlighting the latest round of victims appears to be Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Hudgens, Lake Bell, Avril Lavigne, Leelee Sobieski, Hope Solo and apparently some new naked snaps of Jennifer Lawrence.

The photos allegedly started appearing early Saturday morning on Reddit and 4Chan according to UpRoxx but were quickly taken down from both sites. 4Chan sited copyright infringement as their reason, while pics posted on Reddit were just take down by site administrators.

Speculation is that the same hackers who posted the fir...
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Prince Harry’s New Wax Figure Is Extremely Life Like

September 10th, 2014 6:00pm EDT
Prince Harry’s New Wax Figure Is Extremely Life Like
There is something about wax figures that make them a little scary. Not death by clown scary, but scary in the fact that their likeness to the original person is unbelievably realistic. In the case of Prince Harry’s latest wax rendition, this is exactly the case!

Yesterday, Madame Tussauds of London unveiled a new wax model of Prince Harry to celebrate his 30th birthday. The figure cost some $240,000 to create and replaces the 2006 version of the prince in wax, where the royal prince was 22 and donning a blue suit.

“Our Royal figures are amongst the most popular here at Madame Tussauds...
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Drew Carey Offers 10K Reward Relating To Awful Ice Bucket Challenge Prank

September 7th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Drew Carey Offers 10K Reward Relating To Awful Ice Bucket Challe
Drew Carey has stepped up to the plate and offered a $10,000 reward over an extremely disturbing prank.

A 14 year old autistic boy thought he was participating in the ALC ice bucket challenge. Instead of pouring a bucket of ice cold water over the boy, a group of teens conspired and poured a bucket of urine, feces and spit over the boy.

The prank video was put online and The Price is Right host Drew Carey heard of this troubling report. “WTF? Just saw this. Horrendous. These kids should be arrested and expelled,” said Carey via Twitter. “If the Bay Village PD wants to start a reward fund...
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Joan Rivers Funeral Set For Today In New York City

September 7th, 2014 9:18am EDT
Joan Rivers Funeral Set For Today In New York City
Family and a host of A-list celebrities will gather in New York City today to say goodbye to iconic comedienne Joan Rivers who was 81.

A memorial service will be held at Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan at 11am ET this morning.

"It is a terribly sad day for all of us," said Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson in a ABC News statement. "We mourn with her family, friends and all those millions to whom she brought laughter and joy."

Rivers passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon at Mount Sinai hospital after being taken off life support system, while surrounded by family and friends. She suffered cardi...
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GRL And Simon Cowell Speak Out Following Death Of Simone Battle

September 7th, 2014 8:00am EDT
GRL And Simon Cowell Speak Out Following Death Of Simone Battle
Following the the tragic death of 25 year old Simone Battle, her band mates expressed their sorrow and grief on Twitter.

“Words cannot express the depth of our loss. Simone's incredible talent was only surpassed by the size of her heart.” read the band stunned statement via Twitter, “We will carry her memory with us in everything we do.”

We will carry her memory with us in everything we do.

— G.R.L. (@grl) September 6, 2014

We will carry her memory with us in everything we do.

— G.R.L. (@grl) September 6, 2014

Battle was found hanging in the closet of her bedroom at her home i...
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'Downton Abbey' Pokes Fun At 'Water-Bottle-Gate' And Promotes Charity

August 17th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
'Downton Abbey' Pokes Fun At 'Water-Bottle-Gate' And Promotes Ch
As humans were not perfect - as was pointed out in a recent Downton Abbey promo photo flub that went viral earlier this week – we all make mistakes. Having the ability to laugh at yourself shows not only that you have a sense of humor but is a sign of maturity.

The cast of Downton Abbey showed just those attributes and more. After the embarrassing Instagram photo incident, where a plastic water bottle was noticed on mantlepiece, the cast responded by poking fun of the incident while promoting a good cause, the charity WaterAid UK.

"After seeing the reaction the picture caused earlier this...
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Creative Arts Emmys 2014: HBO Tops Winners List (Complete List)

August 17th, 2014 8:12am EDT
Creative Arts Emmys 2014: HBO Tops Winners List (Complete List)
Yes folks, there was an award ceremony last night.

The Prime Time Creative Arts Emmy Awards were held Saturday night at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles to honor programs and individual achievements. The ceremony, held the week before the bigger Prime Time Emmys, honored the many talented individuals who work behind the scenes as well as guest performers who appeared in TV series.

Taking home the most Emmy awards was HBO with 15 awards, followed by NBC with 10; PBS with 8; FOX and Netflix tied with 7; CBS with 6; ABC had 5 respectfully. You can see the complete tabulation of awards here....
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