Actor Bill Erwin Dies At Age 96

Character actor Bill Erwin, perhaps best known as Sid Fields in a classic episode of Seinfeld, died of natural causes on December 29th in the Los Angeles suburb of Studio City. Erwin received an Emmy nomination for his turn as Sid Fields, an embittered man whom Jerry Seinfeld’s character volunteers …

Actor Pete Postlethwaite Dies At Age 64

Another celebrity life has been taken by cancer. Character actor Pete Postlethwaite died this past Sunday in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England at the age of 64. He leaves behind wife Jacqui Morrish, son Will, and daughter Lily. Born into a working-class Roman Catholic family in Warrington, England in 1946, Pete was …

Actress Anne Francis Dies At Age 80

Television actress of the 1950s and 1960s, Anne Francis has passed away Sunday at her retirement home in Santa Barbara, CA from complications of pancreatic cancer. She was 80-years-old. A CinemaScope beauty in the 1950s science fiction classic Forbidden Planet with a distinctive beauty mark below her lower right lip, …

This Is Why You Should Never Lie To Your Mother

My Grandmother, of all people, sent me the following email forward. Enjoy! Brian invited his mother over for dinner. During the course of the meal, Brian’s mother couldn’t help but notice how beautiful Brian’s roommate, Jennifer, was. Brian’s Mom had long been suspicious of the platonic relationship between Brian and …

Denise Richards Can’t Quit Heather Locklear

I think Denise Richards is in love with Heather Locklear. First, Richards started dating Locklear’s ex, Richie Sambora, like a day after the couple broke up. And now Denise Richards is dating Nikki Sixx – the bassist for Mötley Crüe; the same Mötley Crüe for which Heather Locklear’s other ex-husband, …

Weird Celebrity Baby Names

Celebrities seem to be competing for the wierdest baby names. Among the social elite, you’ll find names like Apple, Banjo, Cosima, and Daisy Boo. As always, Americans seem to be following suit. Walk into the classroom and you don’t see the same Jack and Jill’s of yesteryear.…

Reese Witherspoon And Jim Toth Are Engaged

It’s a classic tale….. Girl dates boy for several years, boy doesn’t want to marry girl, girl and boy break up, girl gets engaged to different boy fairly quickly. The parts played by the boy and girl are interchangeable, of course, but the basic storyline is the same.…

The Jobs Of Celebrities Before They Were Famous

Anyone who is becoming disillusioned with their online job search and has found themselves looking enviously onto the effortless lives of celebrities can take comfort in the fact that they haven’t always had it this easy. Even the most glamorous celebs have crumpled discarded CVs that they’d rather we never …

Addiction to Fame and Celebrity

Question: Are Narcissists addicted to being famous? Answer: You bet. This, by far, is their predominant drive. Being famous encompasses a few important functions: it endows the narcissist with power, provides him with a constant Source of Narcissistic Supply (admiration, adoration, approval, awe), and fulfils important Ego functions.…

Anxiety Disorder Of Celebrities And Media Speculation

Take a look at the tabloid scene today and, chances are, you’ll see nothing but second-guesses and armchair diagnoses of Britney Spears’ mental health problems. Everything from anxiety disorder to depression, from bi-polar disorder to schizophrenia have been blamed for her recent (and not so recent) behavior.…

Actor Steve Landesberg Dies At Age 65

Best known for his role as detective Arthur Dietrich on the TV sitcom Barney Miller, actor Steve Landesberg passed away in Los Angeles on Monday after battling cancer. “Steve was a true gentleman,” said his agent, Jeffrey Leavitt “Working with Steve was an honor both personally and professionally.…

Is Kmart Open On Christmas

While Kmart is open the week before Christmas, and even on Christmas Eve, the store is not open on Christmas day. Kmart in-store holiday hours for Christmas Eve: Open 6:00am to 10:00pm You may not be able to shop at your local Kmart on Christmas day because it’ll be closed, …

Shania Twain Engaged To Frederic Thiebaud

It’s always nice to see a scorned woman fall in love and find happiness once again; especially when her heart was broken in such a nasty way. In May 2008, Shania Twain’s husband of 14 years, Robert “Mutt” Lange up and left the country singer for her best friend, Marie-Anne …

Stores Open On Christmas Day 2010

Christmas is coming; the goose is getting fat….. And if you want anything other than coffee or q-tips on Christmas you’re basically out of luck. If you’re like thousands of other people across the country who wait until the last minute to go Christmas shopping or always seem to forget …

Is Best Buy Open On Christmas?

In a word, no. Best Buy is not open on Christmas day. If you haven’t bought that special person a flat screen TV by Christmas day, I guess you’re out of luck. Don’t think you’ll have time this week to visit your local Best Buy and get your last minute …

Grocery Stores Open On Christmas

If you think you may need to make a trip to your local grocery store on Christmas, be sure to find out early this week whether or not the store will be closed on Saturday. While many grocery stores are open on Christmas Day with limited hours, there are several …

Is WalMart Open On Christmas 2010?

I hope you don’t have plans to shop at WalMart on Christmas day, because it won’t be open. Yes, it’s shocking; I know. You’d think a great American staple such as WalMart would be open to cater to the WalMart-loving public on Christmas, wouldn’t you?…

What Stores Are Open On Christmas Day

Once upon a time cities literally shut down on Christmas day. Banks, department stores, mom & pop stores, movie theaters – they would all close their doors for a full day. But those days are no longer. While most stores do close in observance of Christmas Day, there are a …

‘Tis The Season To Divorce In Hollywood

Another day, another celebrity divorce. At first I thought it was odd that so many celebrities have announced breakups and plans to divorce over the past week or so, but now I’m thinking it’s all about taxes. Or they don’t want to have to buy each other Christmas presents.…