First Dibs: Is Ben Affleck A Card Counting Cheat?

What’s Tia Mowry doing without her twin sister? Is Nate Berkus married? What does Star Wars day have to do with Margaret Thatcher?

  • Ben Affleck was thrown out of the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino this weekend for card counting at the gaming tables and it was quickly rumored he was banned for life. A spokesperson for the hotel has said that Affleck is welcome to return any time, but said nothing about whether or not he would be allowed to gamble. [RadarOnline]
  • Tia Mowry may be best known for her work with twin sister, Tamara, but she stopped by Big Morning Buzz Live to talk about her new show, inspired by her drill sergeant mother.
  • Celebrity interior designer Nate Berkus married his longtime love, Jeremiah Brent, in New York City yesterday. Berkus proposed to Brent during a romantic vacation to Machu Picchu. [Eonline]
  • 35 years ago, a British newspaper ad congratulated Margaret Thatcher on becoming Prime Minister by proclaiming, “May The Fourth Be With You, Maggie,” and since then, the phrase has come to signify Star Wars Day. MTV News has a full history of the fan holiday. [MTV News]

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