Campari Has Your Cocktail For the Weekend, Shia LaBeouf Explains Why He’s a Bad Boy + More in Today’s Last Lap

Campari has a cocktail to get you in the autumn mood, Shia LaBeouf wants us to know he’s sorry, Amanda Bynes has her most bizarre Twitter rant yet and more in today’s Last Lap.

  • Shia LaBeouf publicly apologizes for spitting on a cop on the Ellen Degeneres Show and tries to explain his bad boy behavior. [E!]
  • Amanda Bynes says her father abused her, retracted her statement and blamed it on a “microchip in [her] brain” on Twitter. [Page Six]
  • After five years of marriage, Real Housewives of Atlanta’s Phaedra Parks calls it quits with hubby Apollo Nida. [US Weekly]
  • On Big Morning Buzz Live, we find out how well Sharon Leal knows her sexy Addicted co-stars Tyson Beckford, William Levy and Boris Kodjoe. That is one lucky woman.
  • Colin Kaepernick of the San Francisco 49ers was fined $10k by the NFL for wearing Beats by Dre headphones. [The Big Lead]
  • Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec dishes on his best investment to date. [People]
  • The Jim Henson Company is working on a sequel to 1986’s Labyrinth. [io9]
  • Skip the apple picking this weekend and indulge in Campari’s smooth and spiced cocktail, the Big Apple Boulevardier. Here’s what you need and how to make it.

1 oz. Campari
1 oz.  Wild Turkey 101 Rye
1 oz. Apple-spiced Vermouth & Port Infusion

Stir ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass, garnish with an orange peel.

    [Photo Credit: Campari]
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