Posts Tagged ‘celebrity’

RIP Kirsty

// December 18th, 2008 // 1 Comment » // Music

It’s 8 years to the day since Kirsty MacColl was killed by a power boat at the age of 41. I still miss her – she had released a brilliant album just before she died and had so much more to give. Here’s one of her biggest hits, her cover of Billy Bragg’s “A New England”.

Still, no one has been held accountable for Kirsty’s death – see www.justiceforkirsty.org/

Snoop Dogg visits Hugo Street

// October 31st, 2008 // No Comments » // Music

Snoop Dogg in Hugo Street

I was amazed to see the front page of the Sydney Morning Herald today which features Snoop Dogg in a Holden, surrounded by a mob, in Redfern, right outside the house that we lived in for six years in Hugo Street. It’s almost enough to make you wish you’d never sold the house! Wow.

Here’s the story: Rudd gives $20m to black scholarship fund.

None of us is safe until all of us are safe

// March 11th, 2008 // No Comments » // Gaysville

A whole bunch of celebrities have got together in light of the Lawrence King murder and made a lovely PSA against hate crimes. My fave is of course Janet Jackson.

via AfterEllen

UPDATE: Sorry, this video seems to have been deleted. It’s a shame!

O Happy Day!!

// November 8th, 2006 // 2 Comments » // Music, Obsessions

I can hardly contain myself with the breaking news that Britney & Kevin are no more! Yes, it’s true, Britters has finally filed for divorce from the Love Rat:

Divorce At Last

What a blessing for us all! Now roll on the new album Britney! We still love you!!

Mini Me

// February 27th, 2006 // No Comments » // Culture, Internets

Just did this cool face recognition thingy thanks to Wanda H, and discovered that I am a clone of Lara Flynn Boyle.

Lara Flynn Boyle

I even have a sweater EXACTLY like that one.

And if I wasn’t Lara, the next closest is Jacqueline Bisset:

Jacqueline Bisset

I must try that hairstyle.

The Chronic

// March 19th, 2004 // 1 Comment » // Culture

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“The Olsen twins admire Snoop Dogg’s chalice.”
via the Gothamist

Me thinks they have their eyes on some gin’n'juice.