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8 Mile 10 Years Later

8 Mile 10 Years Later

“Is 8 Mile still relevant 10 years later?” she (who shall remain nameless) asked. All of the eyes in the tiny room darted over with the look of a simultaneous yet friendly “Duh!” It was seemingly an obvious answer to a very valid question on the heels of the flick’s 10 year anniversary.

About a month ago I sat in front of a mounted flatscreen watching 8 Mile for probably the 107th time. Exaggeration, yes, but it sure felt like it. It debuted my freshman year in college to a crop of eager hip-hop fans and devout Eminem followers. But the film meant the most to the natives of Motor City. The Motown era had been long gone. Detroit hadn’t been the heart of exceptionally great musical talent in years. That was until Eminem. Then 8 Mile. Read more…

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Wednesday: Paris Is No Heiress; Fergie Freaks About Taco Bell

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Pretty Paris Heaved From Heiress Book
Editors of an upcoming photo book of beautiful heiresses from around the globe unanimously voted to exclude Paris from its pages.  Perhaps she’ll be asked to pose for piece on gorgeous convicts instead? [NY Post]


Enrique to Anna: "Adios!"

Game over!  Maybe-married couple Iglesias and Kournikova have split after five years together.  Now Enrique can get back to trying to beat his dad’s record number of lady lovers ? a tally that’s allegedly in the thousands. [The Sun]


Young Jeezy Cuffed At Strip Club

The rapper was arrested early Thursday morning following an argument at
a Hot’lanta strip club. The drama was a family affair ? both Jeezy and
his sister were cited for disorderly conduct. [MSN]

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