Controversies and Scandals

Who In Their Right Mind Would Heckle Pastor Osteen?

June 29th, 2015 5:12pm EDT
Pastor Joel Osteen Gets Heckled In Own Church: Six Church Of Wel
Now, here's a burning question: who in the world has the audacity to heckle Joel Osteen, unofficially known as "The Nicest Pastor In the World," or something to that effect?

During Sunday's service at the Lakewood Church in southwest Houston, amateur video from a cellphone shows six people being escorted out of the building, for harassing Pastor Osteen.

Anwar Richardson, a sportswriter, his wife, and child were visiting Osteen's service from out of town. Richardson captured the moment a man stood up and began heckling the televangelist. He later spoke to reporters about what he witnessed,...

With The Donald 'Fired,' What Becomes Of 'Celebrity Apprentice?'

June 29th, 2015 3:20pm EDT
Donald Trump for President?
He’s accustomed to pulling the plug on the aspirations of many contestants on The Apprentice, but this time Donald Trump is getting a dose of his own medicine. Yes, The Donald got “fired.”

Monday, NBC announced plans to end its professional relationship with Trump over inflammatory remarks the television personality made last week about illegal immigrants. The GOP presidential candidate said one of the first things he would do if he won the White House is put up a “great wall” at the Mexican border to keep out criminals.

Univision, which is the largest Spanish-speaking networks, ended its...

Rep For Joni Mithell Says Don't Believe The Hype

June 29th, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Joni Mitchell PR Photo
After much confusion had wavered over Joni Mitchell's health, the folk Hall-of-Famer's friend set the record straight on Sunday.

The latest news about Mitchell's prognosis is positive. Leslie Morris, a close companion, who also serves as Joni's conservator, released a statement on the singer's official website. It directly countered several rumored accounts that claimed the "Woodstock" hit maker was "not speaking" or "walking."

"Joni did, in fact, suffer an aneurysm. However, details that have emerged in the past few days are mostly speculative. The truth is that Joni is speaking, and s...

Should Bristol Pay Back $262,500 Fee As Abstinence Ambassador?

June 26th, 2015 8:34am EDT
Bristol Palin
It was a promise she couldn't keep. Now, the pledge Bristol Palin made may come back to haunt her.

Sarah Palin's daughter, 24, made a public pledge to In Touch magazine five years ago when she gave birth to her first child, Tripp, with Levi Johnston. Bristol's promise: Not to have sexual intercourse again before walking down the aisle in Holy matrimony, citing an ET celebrities report.

"I'm not going to have sex until I'm married."

Reportedly, two years later, Bristol Palin double-downed on her pledge. Sources say Palin was tapped to be an abstinence ambassador for Candies Foundation...

Did Megyn Kelly Or Kim Kardashian Win the 'Major Shade' Award?

June 25th, 2015 4:23pm EDT
Megyn Kelly attends the TIME 100 Gala, TIME's 100 most influenti
Whoa, pump your brakes Megyn Kelly; you can't expect to tread into celebrity news by making waves -- certainly not with the face of reality TV.

The Kelly File host of Fox News sat down for an interview with the folks at Variety. When the interviewer asked Megyn a question about Kim Kardashian, she offered somewhat of a twisted response.

"I want to know if she’s a force of good or evil. I had someone make the argument that she’s voluptuous and maybe sending the message to young girls that you don’t have to be a stick figure to be desirable. But I see the other argument too — it’s all en...

Why Are People Upset Over Rihanna's New Fashion Line?

June 24th, 2015 3:09pm EDT
Rihanna's got a new fashion line in the works- and already, people are not ok with it.

Here's the scoop, according to Grazia. It seems that Rihanna's become a little disappointed in the middling reception her last few singles have received, so she's putting music on the backburner and throwing herself fully into the fashion world.

Her first project? A new accessories line called "$CHOOL KIlls." Rihanna's company filed a patent on the brand name last month, with the brand applying to "leather products" and "clothing products." It seems that the accessories line is the first step in Rihanna...

Rose McGowan Puts Adam Sandler On The Hot Seat

June 23rd, 2015 3:29pm EDT
Rose McGowan Is 'Insulted,' Calls Out Adam Sandler Over Sexist C
It's no secret that women in Hollywood are often held to a different standard than their male counterparts. Even George Clooney recently commented on the disparity between the sexes in Tinsel Town.

Now, actress Rose McGowan has spoken out on social media regarding a note she received regarding attire on an upcoming film project that likely includes Adam Sandler.

McGowan posted a screenshot on her Twitter of a request presumably made by the studio regarding what kind of outfit actresses should wear for the script rehearsal.

casting note that came w/script I got today. For real. name of ...

Despite Husband's Gay Shocker, Drescher Recalls Having Boatloads Of Sex

June 19th, 2015 3:40pm EDT
Fran Drescher On Sex With Gay Ex-Husband: Despite Bombshell, 'We
Although she felt scorned by learning that her ex-husband had come out as a gay man – post divorce – Fran Drescher said that during their marriage, she enjoyed lots of sex with Peter Marc Jacobson. In fact, their sex life was so active; Fran thought they enjoyed the most time in bed together compared to other couples.

Tuesday, the 57-year-old Nanny actress was an honored recipient at the Stonewall Community Foundation's Vision Awards in New York City. The event was a fundraiser for members of the LGBT community. It’s unknown if Fran Drescher’s ex-gay husband was present. Nonetheless, whi...

Is It Really Over For Meg And John This Time -- Again?

June 18th, 2015 2:21pm EDT
John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan seen holding hands during an evenin
Can we all just get along? Apparently so – or not – depending on what source you hang your hat on.

The latest news on John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan is rife with rumors on their mercurial relationship. On the one hand, the Sleepless In Seattle actress has kicked her Small Town rocker boyfriend to the curb. On another super-secret insider side, all is well on the home front with Jack and Diane, ehem, Meg and John, according to a Daily Mail celebrity gossip report.

An unnamed doom and gloom insider close to Ryan and Mellencamp say they have parted ways – for good this time; the couple split a...

George Takei Talks Shatner Feud

June 17th, 2015 11:04am EDT
Takei Vs. Shatner: George Takei Gives His Insight On Long Runnin
George Takei still harbors some hard feelings towards former "Star Trek" castmate William Shatner.

In a recent interview with The New York Times Magazine, Takei was initially ready to promote his new musical "Allegiance," but the conversation quickly turned awkward when the long-time actor revealed his issue with leading man Shatner.

"It’s difficult working with someone who is not a team player," the "Star Trek" actor revealed. "The rest of the 'Star Trek' understood what made a scene work. It was everybody contributing to it. But Bill is a wonderful actor, and he knows it, and he likes ...