Demi Lovato wants us to get real about the perils of addiction, a teacher learns a lesson about trying using Lil Wayne’s lyrics in school, and the Jonas Brothers welcome a new addition to their family.
- Miley Cyrus’ bleached eyebrows have made a comeback, featured prominently on the cover of W magazine. Miley also wasn’t afraid to strip down for her pictorial, but hey, we kind of expected that. E!]
- Demi Lovato is urging fans to take a serious look at addiction following the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. Having had her own struggles with drugs, Demi noted that addiction is a “disease” and not a willful choice. We only hope that highlighting the issue will save others. [Perez Hilton]
- If you want to teach kids about figures of speech, perhaps Lil Wayne lyrics’ aren’t the best examples. In a lesson about literary devices, a Florida teacher felt that using lines from Weezy’s “6 Foot 7 Foot” could teach eighth-graders how to bring life to their writing. Well, parents weren’t feeling the explicit lyrics and the teacher was suspended. [AllHipHop]
- One of the Jonas Brothers now has a daughter! Kevin Jonas and his wife Danielle are the proud parents of little Alena Rose. Joe and Nick both tweeted their happiness after the birth of their niece. Congrats to the family! [MTV News]
[Photo Credit: W Magazine]