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Earth Day 2012: Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling, Jake Gyllenhaal, Matt Damon among greenest celebs
"Hey girl. Don't be trashy," says eco-conscious celeb Ryan Gosling.
Apr 20th, 2012
Gawker's Seth Abramovitch canned over racial slur about Kanye West
Canadian comedian finds himself burned while trying to make fun of rapper Kanye West.
Jan 6th, 2012
Four years in the slammer for Michael Jackson's Dr. Conrad Murray
Four years in the slammer for Michael Jackson's doc, judge ruled. It was a bittersweet day at the Los Angeles court, as Jackson's family quietly awaited the court's decision. The 58-year-old Conrad...
Nov 29th, 2011
Halloween advice for procrastinators
Halloween, like other major holidays, separates people into two categories. As October 31 approaches, some are busy adding the final flourishes to painstakingly crafted costumes, anxiously waiting...
Oct 29th, 2010
Death by Retail: Michael Jackson's Journey into the Business of Retail
When you share your name with the biggest pop star of the past 25 years, you have two choices: change your name or embrace it. Michael Jackson of Vancouver, BC chose the latter path, moonwalking...
Jan 12th, 2010