flowerTropic Thunder star Jack Black has revealed that he has finally dropped his smoking habit — favor of something a bit more green. “I don’t do anything exciting or dangerous really,” he said. “I quit smoking, that was my last real vice. But I do like iced green tea – but that is so boring.” [Read more...]

flowerWhen Denzel Washington’s hometown decided to drop all after-school programs due to budget cuts, the actor stepped in and donated $100,000 to keep things humming. “If there were no athletic programs in Mount Vernon, I would not be the Denzel Washington that you know today,” the Oscar-winning actor said. We say, “Classy.” [Read more...]

flowerChevy Chase frightened the hell out of one blogger this morning when he appeared to resemble Dick Cheney sitting in the crowd during the Democratic National Convention. “At first glance, it appeared to be evidence of hell freezing over,” she exclaimed. “Still, the resemblance is scary enough to warrant our recommendation that Oliver Stone immediately recast Chase as Cheney in his upcoming George W. Bush biopic, “W.” [To check out the pic, jump here.]

flowerThe United Nations is sending massive thanks to Brad Pitt and George Clooney’s Not On Our Watch organization — after the group donated $500,000 to rescue a UN Food Program that was at risk of shutting down completely. U.N. spokeswoman Bettina Luescher says, “We sent out a press release one day saying we were on the verge of closing it down and the next day we had $500,000. They shine the light on the real emergencies and step up where we really need help.” Nice work, boys. [Read more...]

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  • http://brainyblonde.com erin

    i have loved chevy chase since i was a little kid and would watch his films. i think he is highlarious!!!! i totally think OS should recast chevy as the evil sick dick cheney! definitely!

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