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MOTHER LASHES OUT AT SINGER RIHANNA 1 MONTH AFTER DAUGHTER LOSES CANCER BATTLE

Rihanna should be the last person on this woman’s mind! Via Rhymes With Snitch Last year Rihanna made a public plea for bone marrow donors for a little girl named Jasmina Anema who was suffering from Leukemia. A month ago Jasmina succumbed to her illness. Sad. Even sadder how Jasmina’s mom (Thea Anema) lashed out at Rihanna on Twitter. Click HERE to read about about Jasmina. Logging on to Twitter to air out such a grievance is beyond sad. Is this really just about not receiving a text or flowers? []

EARTHQUAKE HITS CHILE

Via BBC News A massive earthquake has hit central Chile and killed at least 214 people, the interior minister says. The 8.8 quake caused widespread damage, destroying buildings, bridges and roads in many areas, including the capital where a chemical plant caught fire. Electricity, water and phone lines have been cut. Hundreds of thousands of people are believed to be affected. Several Pacific countries were hit by waves higher than usual after a tsunami was set off by the quake. Continue Reading…. []

FORMER MILLI VANILLI STAR SAYS ‘FAKERS’ DOMINATE THE INDUSTRY

Via Digital Spy Fabrice Morvan, one half of the duo who sparked outrage in 1990 when it emerged that they had used session vocalists to sing their tracks, insisted that modern acts are similarly fraudulent with their music. The star pointed to lip-synching during live concerts and studio technology such as vocal auto-tuners as examples to back up his point. He told USA Today: “It’s not about being authentic anymore, it’s about [being] entertaining.” Milli Vanilli were forced to return the Grammy []

GIRL BURIED ALIVE BECAUSE SHE HAD MALE FRIENDS

Via Sky News A 16-year-old girl was buried alive by relatives in a gruesome Turkish honour killing – because she befriended boys. Acting on a tip-off, police discovered Medine Memi’s body in a sitting position with her hands tied, in a two-metre-deep hole in a chicken pen outside her house. A post mortem revealed that she had a significant amount of soil in her lungs and stomach, meaning that she was buried alive, foresic experts told the Anatolia agency. Continue Reading… Sick []

UPDATE – UK NEWS: THE DESLANDES FAMILY ISSUES PRESS RELEASE ABOUT FATAL THORNTON HEATH (LONDON) SHOOTING – THE TRUTH!

UPDATE: Mad News originally reported that Junior Deslandes had also succumbed to his injuries.  However I have now been informed (via a flurry of angry emails) that younger brother James has posted on his Facebook page that Junior is thankfully still with us.  I should have followed my initial instincts, waited for the family to release an official statement and ignored the words of  sources, along with the statement that was later forwarded to me via email and to other recipients  that claimed he had passed away.   I therefore apologise for the distress the original post may of []

SINGER TEDDY PENDERGRASS DIES

Legendary R&B singer Teddy Pendergrass has died. The singer’s son, Teddy Pendergrass II, said his father died at a hospital in suburban Philadelphia. Pendergrass underwent colon cancer surgery eight months ago and had “a difficult recovery,” his son added. Rest In Peace Teddy Pendergrass.

TOGO QUIT AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT / UK ‘PERSONALITIES’ JOKE ABOUT TRAGEDY

The British media is having a field day with this one…..  Due to this tragic incident, jealous hacks are now saying that it isn’t safe to hold the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, and that the nation isn’t equipped to handle a possible “terrorist attack”. For a start the attack happened in Angola NOT in South Africa. What does any of this have to do with South Africa or the 2010 World Cup? *Huge irritated sigh” Via BBC News Togo’s footballers are being recalled from the []