Hurricane Sandy apparently didn’t even skip the tallest and strongest, as NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire published an instagram photo of his beloved Range Rover under water. Stoudemire is going to have a lot of time shopping for a new car since the Knicks just announced that he is going to miss the first 6-8 weeks… More ▸
As one of the worst storms in U.S. history took its toll on the Northeast, celebrities who live in New York City (and elsewhere) took to Twitter with their thoughts and updates.
Thanks for all the concerned tweets… Thank goodness we are all okay… Thinking of those who aren’t #sandy
— Debra Messing (@DebraMessing)
October 30, 2012
I know it’s tough now, New York, but picture yourself next summer, lying on a warm, calm beach, with nothing to remind you of Sandy
— B.J. Novak (@bjnovak) October 30, 2012
Sending love to all in Long Beach L.I. My home town. bc
— Billy Crystal (@BillyCrystal) October 30, 2012 More ▸
By Ben Harris
Social media outlets became lifelines during the storm, enabling residents to commiserate, share information and appeal for or offer help. More ▸
Twitter reportedly has agreed to remove French-language anti-Semitic messages and to block access to an account linked to German neo-Nazis. More ▸
Shannen Doherty, better known as Brenda Walsh in the 90s hit teen drama “Beverly Hills, 90210,” announced on Twitter that she will be going to Israel: Heading to Israel next week, so excited!!! — Shannen Doherty (@DohertyShannen) August 31, 2012 The tweet received a lot of negative responses from pro-Palestinians and BDS (boycotts, divestments and sanctions) supporters: Excited… More ▸
Music star Rihanna told Oprah Winfrey that she still loves Chris Brown, an act that upset many, based on Rihanna’s history of being physically abused by Brown.
Hollywood big-mouth Joan Rivers, who is known for having a limitless twitter account, expressed her opinion,
And Rihanna, who is known as a queen of Twitter comebacks, decided to respond to Rivers with a series of Tweets, including a reference to Rivers’ age: More ▸
Mariah Carey visited an Israeli friend in New York (according to Twitter her name is Liron), and showed some love to the holy land with a “Le’chaim” tweet and a very, umm, Mariah Carey pose. This is not the first time Carey showed her deep connection to Israel – Carey sang the national anthem during… More ▸
We started following Dr. Ruth’s Olympic-related tweets last week — and they just keep getting more outrageous. I have to ask: Is there anyone in the world who would actually turn to his lover and say, “Honey, all this watching the Olympics and reading Dr. Ruth’s tweets is turning me on so bad”?
Here are our favorites (some a little overly awkward): More ▸
Remember Madison Beer? She is the 13-year-old aspiring singer, who was recently discovered by Justin Bieber in a supportive Tweet, which pretty much means winning the lottery. And apparently Beer understood that with great power comes great responsibility, since she used her new popular platform of more than 36,000 followers (many of whom are Beliebers and… More ▸
Apparently Dr. Ruth is more than just an old lady who won’t stop talking about sex – she is an old lady who won’t stop talking about sex and can put a bullet through someone’s head in one try. More ▸