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The hits just keep coming for CHAD JOHNSON. VH1 is canceling plans to air his reality show “Ev and Ocho”, after he allegedly head-butted his wife EVELYN LOZADA Saturday night. They issued a statement saying, quote, “Due to the unfortunate events over the weekend and the seriousness of the allegations, VH1 is pulling the series from its schedule and has no current plans of airing it.” Chad was also cut from the Miami Dolphins and could potentially face domestic violence charges.
And now, here’s your Ironic TV Clip of the Day: On Evelyn’s last show, “Basketball Wives”, she and Chad were discussing his tendency to WANDER. And Evelyn told him that if he was going to cheat on her, he should at least, quote, “Go to the pharmacy and get condoms rather than hide it.” “chad”
BEYONCE’S CAMP CLAPS BACK
Beyonce’s camp has responded to iconic actor/singer Harry Belafonte’s recent criticism of her and Jay-Z’sinvolvement in the community. In his opinion, the powerful duo don’t do enough. Now Bey’s camp is having their say. Her rep shot back in an email to media with what she called “an abbreviated list of the unselfish work Beyoncé has done and continues to do.” The list ran down Bey’s charitable works including her “I Was Here” video she shot for World Humanitarian Day this past week, which paid homage to the work done by humanitarian workers, co-founding The Survivor Foundation “a multi-purpose community outreach facility in downtown Houston”, donating $100K in 2008 to the Gulf Coast Ike Relief Fund to aid Texas victims of Hurricane Ike and performing in “MTV’s Hope For Haiti Now!
If today is your birthday you share it with the following celebs….
Earvin Magic Johnson – 53
Tim Tebow – 25 (Heisman trophy winner at the University of Florida and quarterback for the New York Jets)
Mila Kunis – 29 (from that 70s show and Black Swam.)
HALLE BERRY – 46
JACKÉE! – 56 (SANDRA CLARK ON THE SMASH TV HIT “227”. She was also featured on “Celebrity Fit Club 2”.)
Danielle Steel – 65 (Chick book author.)
ANTONIO FARGAS! – 66 (Huggy Bear on “Starsky & Hutch”, FLYGUY IN “I’M GONNA GIT YOU SUCKA” and last, but not least, Doodlebug Simkins in “Cleopatra Jones”!)
Steve Martin – 67 (Comedian and Wild and Craaaazzzzeee Guy)
Legendary “Cosmopolitan” editor HELEN GURLEY BROWN died yesterday at the age of 90. Helen started at “Cosmo” in 1965, and was the editor for the next 32 years. After she left that position, she stayed on to oversee the international editions of the magazine. She also wrote the best-selling book “Sex and the Single Girl”, which was made into a movie starring Natalie Wood, Tony Curtis and Henry Fonda in 1964.
RIP to Toronto’s own Royette Baptiste she was the well known and well loved host of Caribbean Vibrations where for years she kept us in tune with all things Caribbean with class and style.. she will truly be missed.
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