Month: September 2012

UK NEWS: LADY GAGA OFFERS FAN A JOB ON HER CREATIVE TEAM

The internet is one powerful tool…. Superstar Lady Gaga has offered a die-hard fan Helen Green (20) a job on her creative team after she discovered a portrait designed by the student. The singer liked Green’s portraits so much that she asked her 29 million Twitter followers to help track the artist down back in June. Green later went on to meet the star backstage at the Born This Way Ball in Twickenham, south-west London which took place on Sunday. Before the concert Gaga sent this creepy sounding tweet: “Welcome to the Haus of Gaga my angel of an []

UK NEWS: DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE TO SUE FRENCH MAGAZINE OVER TOPLESS PICTURES

UPDATE: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have decided to proceed with legal action against french magazine Closer. Oh dear it’s all kicking off now that french gossip magazine Closer has published topless photographs of the Duchess Of Cambridge (Kate Middleton), taken while she sun bathed during a holiday in Provence last month. Via The Telegraph The Royal couple are furious that the French magazine Closer has published the photographs, taken during their holiday in Provence last month, saying it was “unthinkable” that anyone should []

UK MUSIC NEWS: TINCHY STRYDER ANNOUNCES HE WILL BE TOURING WITH CHERYL COLE

A very excited Tinchy Stryder has announced via Twitter that he will be touring with the nation’s biggest fraud Cheryl Cole. Yes its true.. BIG news, I'm hitting the road with my mate @CherylCole supporting her arena tour nxt month! canny wait 😉 #MillionLightsTour — Tinchy Stryder (@TinchyStryder) September 12, 2012 Fellow rapper Wretch 32 has also agreed to jump on the Cheryl Cole tour train. Several weeks ago The Metro newspaper reported that the convicted batterer of a nightclub toilet attendant is struggling to sell tickets so I’m not surprised []

HILARIOUS PIC OF THE DAY: KANYE AND KIM ATTEND SHOW DURING NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Last night Kanye West and his woman Kim Kardashian attended the Marchesa show at New York Fashion Week. Kim sat front and centre wearing a creation from Kanye’s questionable clothing line and Kanye sat next to her with a blank expression on his face. Within the world of fashion people look down on Kim and just laugh at Kanye’s desperate attempts to be taken seriously as a fashion designer. Click HERE to view more photographs.

UK NEWS: PUPIL TOLD BY TRUANCY OFFICER HE WILL HAVE TO WORK HARDER IN LIFE BECAUSE HE IS BLACK

Via The Daily Mail The mother of an 11-year-old boy has received  an apology after a school official told her son he would have to ‘work harder in  life’ – because he is black. Rosamaria Failla, 34, discovered that a  truancy officer had told her child Sonny that he would struggle in life because  he is not a ‘white British boy’. Sonny, who suffers from ADHD, had been  struggling with teachers at Bowmansgreen School, Hertfordshire, when his  attendance started slipping. In a bid []

UK ANTICS: LIVE MODEL PHOTOSHOOT @ JUMP OFF 2012 FINALS

Watch out Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss and Jourdan Dunn… … I love the first finalist’s (Salena Lima) answer to the question “What’s your nationality?” Answer:  “I’m born here… Brazil, Jamaica and lived in America for a while”.  Hahahahahahaha. Anyway congratulations to the winner Teisha Matthews.

STATESIDE NEWS: MAN KILLS GIRLFRIEND AFTER FINDING OUT SHE WAS HIV POSITIVE

A man has confessed to murdering his girlfriend after she revealed that she was HIV positive. Larry Dunn (36) allegedly confessed to stabbing Cicely Lee Bolden (28) to death after the mother of two revealed to him that she was HIV positive after they had sexual intercourse.  He then told police “she killed me so I killed her”. Bolden’s body was discovered by her 7-year-old son and 8-year-old daughter Watch the news report below: … Those poor children. Rest In Peace Cicely Lee Bolden.

FILM TO BE MADE TELLING THE STORY OF MIXED-RACE ARISTOCRAT IN 18TH CENTURY BRITAIN

Via Blouin Artinfo The second feature to be written and directed by the British filmmaker Amma Asante, “Belle” will tell the story of a mixed-race woman raised as an aristocrat in 18th-century England. Dido Elizabeth Belle (1761-1804) was the illegitimate daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay of the British navy and an enslaved woman, herself known as Belle. The movie is partially inspired by the above painting (artist unknown), in which Dido, wearing a turban, stands to the right of her orphaned cousin, []