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For celebrities, there will always be a time when the spotlight starts to dim. The cash flow starts to slow and next thing you know — you’re on a show called Celebrity Has-Beens: Where Are They Now? And that’s why you’ve got to strike while you’re hot. Launch that new line of perfume, write an interesting memoir, or design a shoe collection. While you’re still “relevant” in the eyes of the public, there’s no better time than now to start a business… like a boss!
Check out the celebrities who have been seizing the day and making money-minded moves (Carpe Diem!) before their fame starts to cool. Because — well — those “I’m a hot celebrity” checks can only last so long…
Although she appeared in the music video for his 2004 hit, “All Falls Down,” Stacey Dash doesn’t appear to be a big Kanye fan.
The actress-turned-news-commentator recently appeared on Fox News’ “Outnumbered” and she had some interesting things to say about the controversial rapper’s rant at London’s Wireless Festival last weekend. In case you missed it, Kanye hopped on stage and compared his family being stalked by paparazzi to being victims of sexual assault.
“I want to bring my family to the movies without 30 motherf–kers following me,” he said during the July 5 performance.
“Everybody here, they like sex right? Sex is great when you and your partner are like, ‘Hey, this is what we both want to do.’ But if one of those people don’t want to do that, what is that called? That’s called rape. That is called violation.”
“So if I walk around and say, ‘Look, sir, I’m not feeling so good today, I need some space, can you please not f–k with me today?’ I need cut-off space, not violation,’” West said.
“I want my daughter to have that opportunity to decide whether she wants to be famous or not. I think to myself, what the f–k am I going to do, how can I change it and how can I give my daughter her childhood?”
Of course, Kanye was doing the absolute most with that comparison. However, Stacey’s response has us shaking our heads as well.
The “Clueless” actress slammed her former business acquaintance and implied that he should probably go to prison and experience being raped so that he could cease comparing his famous people problems to being sexually violated.
“For Kanye to say ‘rape,’ maybe he needs to spend some time on Rikers Island,” Stacey said. “Go to Rikers for a little while and then he’ll know what rape is. I don’t get celebrities not understanding that the paparazzi are doing their job,” she continued.
As for why celebrities are always beefing about the paparazzi, Stacey had this to say:
“I don’t think they’re out of touch. I just don’t think that they’re understanding what the business is.”
If Fox hired Stacey for her controversial comments, then she’s certainly doing her job.
Sometimes good facial hair can bring out a man’s eyes, his cheekbones, his jawline and, well, our, as women, most primitive desires for a scruffy, gruff looking man! Here are 15 famous men with the best facial hair.
“It’s Very Hurtful And Extremely Upsetting”: Jennifer Hudson On Claims She “Sacrificed” Family Members To Be In Illuminati
If you ask me, all that sounds silly as hell and quite disrespectful, and Hudson has actually heard about such claims. In an interview to help promote her upcoming new album JHUD (coming out in August) with DC’s Majic 102.3, Hudson addressed them and says that as a Christian woman, people are really crossing the line:
“I think people find a way to discredit people in everything you do. Nothing is ever what it really is. And at the end of the day, we all work hard for what we get and what we do just like anyone else. And it’s unfair that some people would be that cruel to impose such negativity on things that is done from a positive place and perspective. And t’s very hurtful and extremely upsetting. Especially coming from a Christian standpoint.
Every time I hear stuff like that, I’m like ‘You will not take the credit for God’s work and give it to Satan. Not on my watch. Not on my watch.’ So again, it’s extremely upsetting. There’s so much to be said about that, but you don’t have the time, and neither do I.”
This isn’t the first time Hudson had to confront such rumors about herself. In 2011, she told fans this during a U-Stream session:
“I’m so glad someone brought this Illuminati mess up because only a child of God would address it. That is the most ignorant thing I have ever heard in my life. And it’s offensive because basically what? The people that are here today don’t deserve to be where they are? What, we didn’t work for it? So I find—and I hate to go there—but I find it’s those that can’t make it that would probably join Illuminati, or whoever that is, to get somewhere.
Don’t listen to that type of stuff, don’t follow that stuff because those people are only luring you in to become a part of some mess like that, so know that you’re only falling victim. That’s their way of gaining [followers]. I’d advise you to stay away from it. Those who are reading it are falling into it. It could not be more untrue.”
“She Was With A Black Guy And Now That Baby Is Black!” Airplane Passenger Attacks Kim K. And North West
North West hasn’t been in the world long, but she’s already experiencing the ills of racism.
North’s mother, Kim Kardashian, recalled the incident during this past Sunday’s episode of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians.” According to Kim, the incident turned the first class flight home to Los Angeles into “the trip from Hell.”
“Mom had the baby, I fell asleep, I woke up to this woman screaming, ‘Kanye West’s baby!’ The woman is screaming at my child, I jump up,” Kim stated, before her sister Khloe interjected: “I would’ve punched her in her face.”
“No, we were on a plane. I wanted to,” Kim replied. “It was crazy.”
The racist passenger wasn’t hard to notice as she started yelling and making her feelings known about Kim and North.
“This lady stood up in the cabin in first class and yelled at the top of her lungs, ‘She’s with a black guy, and that baby is black! And you need to shut that black baby up!’” Kris told Khloe.
I would say, ‘Hashtag, fact my baby is black. Hashtag, I only like black c**k!’ That’s what I would say!,” Khloe told her mom.
Kim’s infamous sex tape with Ray J was brought up by the woman, according to Kim, who noted that the woman shouted “‘And she has a sex video with a black guy. How disgusting, with a black guy.’ Like going on and on.”
Read more about North West’s experience at EurWeb.com
Sometimes even stars can take themselves a little too seriously and request the oddest things in exchange for making an appearance or scheduled performance at an event. Check out some of these celebrities with insanely ridiculous demands.
Mariah Carey made her musical debut almost two and a half decades ago. Since then she’s sold over 200 million albums worldwide and is one of the best-selling artists of all time. That’s why the “Butterfly” singer had no qualms about her over-the-top demands. Before appearing on a talk show, Carey demanded a “staircase assistant” to help her navigate the steps and a $1,700 bottle of champagne. A recent concert rider revealed a request for a three-seat couch that should be a plain color, no busy patterns; eight tall, leafy plants; two vases of white roses; and a private bathroom.
The birthday girl was decked out in a fringe dress, strappy sandals, and a floral headband, all of which Kardashian posted on Instagram before putting the look on North:
Check out a few more photos from the Kidchella party for North West below:
Baby North West was joined by family and friends to celebrate her first year of life with a mini-Coachella themed party complete with a ferris wheel. “Kidchella” wouldn’t be complete without mocassins, glowsticks, and two stages featuring performances by Kylie Jenner and Jaden Smith.
The event was held in aunt, Kourtney Kardashian’s backyard where guests were greeted with tie-dyed wristbands before entering the grounds filled with various “teepee” booths where they could get their hair braided, faces painted, as well as tie-dyed t-shirts and bandannas.
A menu of sweet birthday treats included churros, snow cones and cotton candy. And we can’t forget the party favors: custom made Yeezus shirts. After all, what would a Kardashian-West family birthday party be without a little publicity?
Nori’s birthday was officially on June 15, but New York Daily News reports with the occasion falling on Fathers’ Day, the family decided to keep the celebration laid back for the time being.
Check out a few pics of the fun including a video of the Kardashian Klan performing Kanye’s “The Good Life” below, guests Blac Chyna and son Cairo, and a cute party-goer named “Ryan” rocking his party favor:
One song can make or break an artist’s career. The right song can put them on the map, but the wrong song can send them to court, which was the case with these artists sued over their songs.
The Notorious B.I.G.
Even though he’s been dead for almost two decades, The Notorious B.I.G. still isn’t exempt from being sued over his music. Lee Hutson, former lead singer of The Impressions, is suing Biggie’s estate over the alleged illegal use of one of his songs. Hutson accuses the Brooklyn rapper of using a sample of “Can’t Say Enough About Mom” in his 1994 song “The What” featuring Method Man and he only noticed it two years ago. Bad Boy Records filed a pre-emptive claim a few days before Hutson saying any claim about a sample is past the statute of limitations. Negotiation between the two sides broke down and it looks like the suit will be headed to court.
Yesterday was Father’s Day, and many people were showing love to the doting dads in their lives through social media–this includes the famous folks. We followed the pages of some celebs and found some heartwarming declarations of love to hardworking husbands and fathers, and we thought that we’d share these cute photos and messages with you. Enjoy!
Happy Happy Father’s Day - Beyoncé