Day: November 3, 2010

10 YEAR OLD ROMANIAN GIRL GIVES BIRTH TO BABY GIRL IN SPAIN

Via BBC News A 10-year-old girl from Romania has given birth in southern Spain, officials in the region have said. The girl gave birth to a daughter last week in the city of Jerez de la Frontera, said Andalucia’s social affairs minister Micaela Navarro. Officials are deciding whether the mother and her family can keep custody, Ms Navarro said. The father of the baby is also believed to be a minor, aged 13, who is still in Romania, Spanish media have said. Continue []

ESSENCE MAGAZINE (DECEMBER 2010 ISSUE) ‘FOR COLORED GIRLS’ CAST FRONT COVERS

The cast from the highly anticipated movie For Colored Girls (directed by Tyler Perry) all feature on the cover of Essence Magazine’s December issue. Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Phylicia Rashad, Anika Noni Rose, Kerry Washington, Lorreta Divine, Janet Jackson, Tessa Thompson and Whoopi Goldberg. Richard Lawson, Hill Harper, Omari Hardwick, Tyler Perry, Khalil Kain, and Michael Ealy. Source –  Gossip Wrap Up! [Thanks Ronke]

QUOTE OF THE DAY: DEF JAM VICE-PRESIDENT OF A&R BU THIAM

Photograph Source In response to the rumour that Island Def Jam CEO LA Reid has been fired, Akon’s brother/Vice President of A&R (that role still exists?) Bu Thiam said this? As an Island Def Jam Executive, and more importantly a music fan, the recent heat that LA Reid has come under, in my opinion is extremely whack! Everyday I’ve been getting calls from people asking “When is LA getting fired? or what happened to Def Jam?” The ironic thing about this whole []

UK NEWS: THE COSMOPOLITAN ULTIMATE WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2010

The extravagant farce that is the Cosmopolitan Women Of The Year Awards 2010 took place last night at the Banqueting House in London, and Daybreak presenter / the overly hyped Christine Bleakley for some unknown reason won the Ultimate TV Presenter award. Dizzie Rascal also took home the Ultimate Man Of The Year award. All I can do right now is laugh. Check out the full list of winners below. CELEBRITY WINNERS Ultimate TV Presenter – Christine Bleakley Ultimate Theatre Star – Sheridan Smith Ultimate UK Music Star – Alexandra []