The Dirty Laundry
Did Mario Fight His Mom Over Drugs?
Oooooh, the drama! Mario has been all up in the news lately because of allegedly getting into a fight with his mom. He’s facing charges of second degree assault, but his lawyer basically says his mother’s drug problem is to blame! Mario’s lawyer issued this statement: "Anyone who has waged the battle to save loved ones from the forces of drugs knows the irrational behavior that almost always accompanies their actions. Despite the allegations, Mario remains committed to supporting his mother."
Tiger Woods Making His Video Debut?
Speaking of action, one of Tiger Wood’s former mistresses says she has a 62-minute sex tape with Tiger and sold it in a deal with a DVD production company. Devon James said the company gave her $350,000 upfront and projected sales of $5 million!
Was Chingy Confused?
(Sidney Star Interview With Von)
MediaTakeOut is reporting that Chingy was allegedly sleeping with a man…the hip hop transsexual Sidney Star. During a radio interview, Sidney confirmed that he/she had a relationship with Chingy for 2 years. When asked if Chingy knew he/she was a man Sidney said yes! He/she also said, “Chingy is NOT the only celebrity that I’ve been with.” Whooo hooo, it’s about to hit the fan!
What The Flocka: BET Mad At Waka?
(Waka Flocka - Hard In The Paint)
Waka Flocka may have lost a famous fan after his performance at the BET Hip Hop Awards. BET’s executive VP, Stephen Hill, blasted Waka on Twitter after his performance. Hill tweeted, “BET Hip-Hop Awards. The show was going so well...and then Waka Flak-ed. Wanted to give [him] a shot #mistake." Ouch!
BET Hip Hop Awards
Speaking of the BET Hip Hop Awards, Jay-Z and Nicki Minaj took home 3 honors apiece. Jay picked up “CD of the Year” for the “Blueprint 3” and Nicki walked away with “The Rookie of the Year” title. And there were tons of performances, including B.O.B., MC Hammer and The Diplomats. The Hip Hop Awards airs on BET on October 12.
Bad News For Bruno Mars
Things aren’t looking good for up-and-coming crooner Bruno Mars. He’s been charged with felony drug possession because he was caught last month in Las Vegas with 2.6 ounces of cocaine inside the Hard Rock Hotel. He could get 4 years in prison and a $5,000 fine!
Michael Jackson’s Estate Being Sued
It never seems to end…even though Michael Jackson has been gone for more than a year, he continues to make headlines! His estate is being sued for $1 million dollars by a financial consulting firm in the Middle East for allegedly failing to pay them for helping him secure a $300 million re-finance loan.
Box Office Results
1. The Social Network - $23 million
2. Legend of the Guardians - $10.9 million
3. Wall Street - 10.1 million