Bieber’s Anne Frank Comment Draws Huge Reaction

Justin Bieber, no stranger to controversy, stirred up another one with his visit to the Anne Frank House. Biebs, in the Netherlands last weekend for a concert in Arnhem, visited the landmark for two hours. Afterward, he wrote in the guestbook, “Truly inspiring to be able to come here. Anne was a great girl. Hopefully,… Read More

Alison Brie Loves …

Alison Brie is the sweetheart for connoisseurs of high-quality television (“Mad Men,” “Community”). She’s also well known as being hilarious, so it’s always fun to hear her talk — about anything. In Esquire’s May edition, Brie shared what she loves. Apparently Brie loves 38 for being a “round and voluptuous number.” She loves how loud… Read More

Zach Braff ‘Kick Starts’ New Project

“Scrubs” star Zach Braff has turned to the website Kick Starter to fund his second movie.  His first was the immensely popular “Garden State,” starring Peter Sarsgard and Natalie Portman. Kick Starter is an American-based private for-profit company that was founded in 2009. It provides tools to raise funds for creative projects via Web-based crowd… Read More

Paltrow ‘Most Beautiful Woman’

Gwyneth Paltrow has been getting a lot of flack lately, mainly for being so out of touch with “normal” people that she’ll brag about how her children basically only eat water and plants.  However, there is no denying she is unbelievably beautiful, and People magazine seems to agree, naming her the World’s Most Beautiful Woman. … Read More

Neil Diamond Surprises Boston with ‘Sweet Caroline’

Like many Americans, Neil Diamond was so devastated by the Boston Marathon bombings that he wanted to do his part to help the city’s recovery.  As soon as Diamond heard that the April 20 Red Sox game would go on as planned (it was the Sox’s first home game since the bombing), he and his… Read More

Mel Brooks To Hit The Twittersphere

With the explosion of Twitter over the past couple of years, something like this was bound to happen.  Comedy Central is partnering with Twitter for a comedy festival played out in 140 characters and six-second videos. #ComedyFest will debut on April 29.  Over five days, famous comedians will tweet jokes and post videos with the… Read More

Jason Segel, Jason Collins Were High School

Jason Collins made history recently when he became the first active NBA player to come out as gay. It turns out that in high school Collins played basketball with another famous Jason: comedian Jason Segel of “How I Met your Mother” and numerous Judd Appatow movies. While Segel was apparently nowhere near as talented as… Read More

Amanda Bynes Continues Eccentric Tweets

It looks like starlet Amanda Bynes is in a downward spiral. In addition to a drastic makeover (or makeunder) and reported bizarre behavior in public, Bynes has sent out some disconcerting Tweets. On April 30, she Tweeted a picture of herself in just a bra and pants. The 5-foot-7 star included the caption, “About to… Read More

Sarah Silverman HBO Special Set For This Fall

Jewish comedian Sarah Silverman can sometimes be so filthy it is enough to make you cringe, but most of the time that does not make her any less hilarious. This fall, Silverman will have her first HBO special, “Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles,” which will be taped in May and presented in association with Funny… Read More

Beastie Boys Sign Memoir Deal

The two surviving Beastie Boys, Michael Diamond (Mike D.) and Adam Horovitz (Ad-Rock), have signed a deal with Random House imprint Spiegel and Grau to write a book about the group’s career. The Jewish rappers plan on being as out-of-the-box in their writing as they were with their music. According to Luke Janklow, the group’s… Read More