Day: December 28, 2011

PIC OF THE DAY: RUSSELL SIMMONS AND ACTRESS GIRLFRIEND TAKE ROMANTIC STROLL ON BEACH

Mogul Russell Simmons and his new ‘love’ Australian actress Melissa George take a romantic stroll on a beach in St Barts. Russell has a home on the Caribbean island and being a mega rich American walks around like he owns the place (LOL). Anyway I will always associate Melissa with the Australian soap Home & Away. She starred in the show in the 1990s and played a character called Angel. What do all these young women see in this man?  Russell is []

UK NEWS: BIG BROTHER WINNER BRIAN BELO QUITS PANTO OVER ‘BULLYING’

The Thurrock Gazette reports that 2007 Big Brother winner Brain Belo has quit the pantomime Aladdin. Belo (24) had bagged the role of the genie but later walked out claiming he was being bullied by his co-stars and theatre staff.  His mother Sue said her son had been reduced to tears after his house keys, script and costume were repeatedly hidden in his dressing room. Click HERE to read more… https://twitter.com/#!/chrissyintrigue/status/152017954970664961 https://twitter.com/#!/chrissyintrigue/status/152022161685614592 Why would anybody want to bully Brian?  This is sad if true.

UK MUSIC: SHAKKA – TAKE OUR TIME

Check out new singer/songwriter Shakka and his new single Take Our Time. … Good production and nice vocals. I’m impressed. Take Our Time definitely gets the Mad News thumbs up! Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?

ARTICLE OF THE DAY: I AM AFRICAN CAMPAIGN – ‘ALICIA KEYS IS NOT AFRICAN’

Check out this brilliant article written by Carolyn Edgar about celebrity backed campaigns set up to “save Africa”. After returning from a trip to South Africa earlier this year Carolyn wrote, I rolled my eyes at Alicia Keys’ “I Am African” campaign when I first saw the photos. I rolled my eyes at the idea of Alicia Keys repping “Africa” by letting her hair go curly and poufy and wearing random tribal paint on her light skin. I rolled my eyes at []