On this day in 1930, The Big Bopper was conceived in part by his father’s big bopper. Perhaps the romance was sparked by the recent astronomical discovery of Pluto or perhaps it was the debut of the comic Blondie.
Also conceived on this day: Kevin Kline (1947) Scott Peterson (1972)
The Oscar nominations are in. So here’s today’s question: Who (or what movie) should have been nominated but got the shaft?
(Please answer in the comments section. And if you want to say who you think will win, go ahead!)
Another unforgettable moment from today’s Tony Danza Show
"Leprosy" is number 11 on Yahoo!’s "Movers" list. Not a good day to be an ex-leper.
For the first time in the 60-year-history of Mexico City’s bullfighting arena, a bull leapt into the stands and charged after onlookers. For those of you keeping score at home, that now makes it Matadors: 1,257 – Bulls: 1.
Watch the video here, and be thankful that the most interactive show you’ve ever been a part of was Shrek 4-D at Universal Studios.
It’s time to ask your parents for money again, indie rockers – the Coachella headliners have been announced! As usual, all your "totally legit inside source" rumors about possible headliners were unfounded. Instead, you get Depeche Mode and Tool. Deal with it.
For the full line-up, check the Coachella home page later today.
According to documents in the Michael Jackson/Debbie Rowe custody battle, Michael’s move to the The Kingdom of Bahrain, a largely anti-Semitic country, may thwart Rowe’s desire to have her children Bar Mitzvah-ed. On the upside, if the King of Pop’s offspring do get to partake in the Jewish Right of Passage, they won’t have to spend a fortune on a Michael Jackson impersonator.
Reports surfaced that Orlando Bloom and Kate Bosworth were breaking up because they were just too busy to make the relationship work. Pre-â€œPopoZaoâ€ Kevin Federline was given a metrosexual makeover for a shoot for Details. Mike Piazza silenced the whispers by marrying former Playboy Playmate and Baywatch star, Alicia Rickter. Finally, Tara Reid asked Ellen DeGeneres to help her find her Mr. Right. Hereâ€™s hoping that this year Tara finds him!
Guess who the Gallery Of The Absurd is going after today.
Answer after the jump.