Sierra Blanca, Texas, was named for a nearby mountain once covered in white poppies.
That’s ironic, because this tiny, 510-person town hosts the infamous border drug check-point that has taken down the tour buses of Fiona Apple, Willie Nelson and Snoop Dogg. Just last Wednesday, agents there raided Nelly’s bus and found 10 pounds of pot, 36 baggies of heroin and a gun (his bodyguard is taking the rap). Read More
Is there trouble in paradise for Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis? The longtime couple, parents of two children, have been arguing nonstop, according to Radar Online.
“Johnny isn’t handling anything well right now,” an insider reportedly confided to the gossip site.
“People around him are worried about how Johnny is doing because he and Vanessa seem so fractured right now,” the source revealed. “Their relationship is heading toward the end.” Read More
As she deals with the emotional fallout from her divorce, Kim Kardashian is taking comfort from her ex-boyfriend, a tabloid report claims. NFL star Reggie Bush is giving the socialite emotional support, according to Life&Style. Read More
In the wake of his failed engagement to Kat Von D, does Jesse James actually think he has a shot at winning back ex-wife Sandra Bullock? A new tabloid report claims the celebiker has remained in regular touch with his betrayed former spouse, and that now that he’s single, he’s pulling out all the stops to win her sympathy. Read More
In the early 1990s, rising tennis star Andre Agassi let his long hair flow as he preened for the cameras and declared “Image is Everything” in a series of Canon commercials. The campaign drew almost immediate condemnation in media and tennis circles, with critics complaining that Agassi’s “style over substance” attitude made a mockery of a sport in which winning major titles was the barometer of achievement. Read More
Reggie Bush can go to hell. And not for being the overrated, under-achieving, position-less fraud of a running back that he has been since being drafted No. 2 overall by the New Orleans Saints in 2006, either.
Bush can go to hell for his central role in the Southern Cal scandal that has cost the Trojans four years of probation, two years of bowl ineligibility, numerous scholarships and the jobs of many USC administrators, while receiving no tangible punishment of his own. Read More
Tony Soprano couldn’t have done a better job in wiping away the stain of Reggie Bush and O.J. Mayo’s tarnished records while playing for the Trojans. USC is scrubbing their images from school murals, removing Bush’s No. 5 jersey from the lobby of Heritage Hall and giving back its copy of Bush’s Heisman Trophy. Read More
So much for that anticipated championship showdown between USC and Texas in an expanded Pac-10 Conference anytime soon. The NCAA finally concluded its four-year investigation of USC by banning the team for two years from postseason play, taking away 30 scholarships over three years and forfeiting 14 games between 2004-05.
Anybody still wonder why Pete Carroll jumped to the pros?
And, oh, yes, great timing Lane Kiffin! Read More
Where Paris Hilton goes, drama follows. Though the scandal-courting celebutante seems to have settled down of late, she wasn’t above reverting to her old ways at her 29th birthday party Thursday night at L.A.’s Tea Room. The heiress got into an argument with beau Doug Reinhardt, who then had a heated shouting match with her ex Brandon Davis, spies told the New York Post. Read More
Is Kim Kardashian engaged? Prior to the big game, the bootylicious socialite shot down rumors that if beau Reggie Bush got a Superbowl ring, she’d be getting an engagement ring. But just days after the Saints’ upset victory, a blog report claimed that the running back has indeed proposed to his on-again girlfriend — two nights before the Superbowl. Read More