Day: May 6, 2008

PICS OF THE DAY: NINA RICCI AFTER PARTY @ PHILIPPE (NEW YORK)

Individuals from the shallow world of fashion (air kisses dahlings..) stepped out last night (May 5th) and attended the Nina Ricci after party. Venus Williams (who told you to leave your house with your head looking like that?), Kimora Lee Simmons and actor Djimon Honsou also attended the shindig.   An always weird looking Karl Lagerfeld (the man looks as if he needs to go lie down in his coffin), Venus Williams, Vogue Magazine’s Editor-at-Large/stylist/Jay-Z lookalike Andre Leon Talley, and Kimora Lee Simmons. Kimora and beau actor Djimon Honsou Venus and Kimora Venus and []

UK NEWS: NIGERIAN TOURIST’S DEATH CAPTURED ON CCTV

This is the moment a tourist died in the street after being restrained by police. Frank Ogboru, 43, was sprayed with CS gas and pinned down after a minor row. CCTV footage captured him losing consciousness after screaming: “I can’t breathe. I can’t breathe.” The Nigerian businessman, who was in London on holiday, stopped breathing and was declared dead in hospital. Witnesses said officers had their “knees and feet” on him as he “wailed like a dog”. But the CPS decided there []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: JOSS STONE

” I love it. All you have to do is say ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to things. It’s easy. It’s good to have a manager at the start of your career but it’s silly to give someone 20 per cent of your earnings for making your decisions.  They say: ‘Don’t worry about how much you’re earning, what bills you’re playing, who you’re doing or what you’re going to wear – I’ll decide all that for you’. If you say you’d like to be []

UK BLIND ITEM: WHICH UK HIP HOP ACT TOTALLY LOST THE PLOT?

?   Which delusional London based Hip Hop act tried to play at being gangsters Stateside, but ended up returning to their old London neighbourhood, with their tails firmly placed in between their legs?   Four years ago this act could be seen rolling alongside some of the biggest US Hip Hop acts, receiving major props and steadily drinking in the promise, that they would become the next big thing to come out of the UK.     The future looked oh so []

FAMILY CLAIMS THAT THEIR DAUGHTER WAS RAPED OVER THE PHONE

A Tunisian family alleges their daughter was raped during a telephone conversation with a man, a lawyer for the family said. The 30-year-old man said he never touched the young woman. But he acknowledged he heard her scream while they were “totally into” an erotic telephone conversation — and that she reported bleeding, Al Arabiya reported. Maha al-Metebaa, a lawyer representing the family, told the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Qabs the case needs careful investigation because of its unprecedented allegations. He said a medical []

MAN WHO SNATCHED 50 CENT’S CHAIN IS CAUGHT!

Police in Angola arrested the man accused of jumping on stage and snatching the chain off of superstar rapper 50 Cent during a concert at Cidadela Pavilion in Luanda. Police Superintendent Carlos Mota revealed that officials had apprehended Bruno Carvalho, who hopped on the stage as 50 Cent and G-Unit performed and stanched the rapper’s diamond chain. Carvalho was turned over to authorities by his own parents yesterday (May 4), after footage of the incident hit the Internet and spread throughout the []

VIDEO: MARIAH CAREY – ‘BYE BYE’

from madnews.wordpress.co posted with vodpod ‘Bye Bye’ is Mariah’s follow up single/video to the smash hit ‘Touch My Body’, and guess who puts in a cameo appearence? yes that’s right, her “alleged” new husband, the strange Nick Cannon. Three words spring to mind when it comes to Mariah and Nick – publicity seeking whores. As for the track ‘Bye Bye’, well it’s typical Mariah. Simple production, vocals adapted to suit the production – but it’s a grower.