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Bobbi Kristina Brown Was Found Unresponsive In A Bathtub, Was Revived Via CPR

Whoa

Very scary, extremely sad news to pass along … TMZ is reporting that Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of the late Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, was found unconscious in a bathtub in her home. As you may know, Whitney Houston passed away almost 3 years ago (on February 11) when she was found unresponsive in a bathtub in a hotel here on Grammy Awards weekend. According to this report, Bobbi Kris was found by her husband Nick Gordon and a friend who performed CPR on her until paramedics could arrive. Thankfully, she was revived and is now “stabilized and breathing”. Wow. This is just insanely incredible :( More »

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Watch: Disgusting Video Shows Police Officer Beating Middle School Girl With A Baton

This is our country, these are our schools
The girl—not the officer—was suspended for the attack

Are any of you following the Humans of New York series? It’s incredible, and I’m going to go back and read some more entries after I write this, because I just need to keep hope alive. What you are about to see is a video of a police officer—wait, let’s just pause for a minute there. We have police officers in schools. Still not over that fact. And, come to think of it, I went to a school with security guards on the main floor (a performing arts school, believe it or not), so I guess I shouldn’t be that flabbergasted. So, yes, police in middle schools—great job, America. And this police officer took it upon herself to beat a 13 year-old girl with her baton, because the girl pushed her in the hallway. The girl had to be taken to the ER, where she received 10 stitches for the gash in her head. Would you believe me if I told you that THE GIRL (along with her two family members who tried to help her) WAS CHARGED WITH ASSAULTING A POLICE OFFICER? Click inside for more.

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Chewbacca Has Pneumonia

Well, actor Peter Mayhew has the pneumonia

Actor Peter Mayhew, the only actor to ever play Chewbacca in the Star Wars movies, was forced to cancel an in-person appearance this weekend due to illness. It turns out that Mayhew was stuck with a nasty bout of pneumonia and had to be hospitalized. Altho the illness can be very serious, Mayhew‘s wife says that his pneumonia is under control and he should be discharged from the hospital soon. But I’m guessing that sending our best wishes for a speedy recovery will do wonders for good ol’ Chewbacca. More »

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Justin Bieber Shares A Photo Of His Broken Foot On Facebook

Ouchie!

For the most part, Justin Bieber has been laying pretty low lately … not really getting into trouble and not really causing much of a fuss, except when he tried to convince the world he bought himself a new private jet when, in fact, he did no such thing. Last week, video of The Biebs surfaced that showed him doing a bit of skateboarding and not really doing it very well (not to mention the dress he was wearing over his leather pants, ugh). Today we learn that JB ended up breaking his ankle because he posted a photo of his swollen foot on his official Facebook page. No word on how he injured himself but I’m gonna guess this break might be due to his poor skateboarding skills. Click below to see Bieber‘s busted foot. More »

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Miley Cyrus Shares Graphic/Fun Photos Of Her Wrist Surgery

"The gown is sooooo hipster"

Miley Cyrus was hospitalized Friday for a surgical procedure on her wrist which she did not explain … but she sure did enjoy sharing photos from the surgery. Actually, Miley shared one photo of her open wrist on her official Instagram profile … as well as a slew of Photoshopped photos of her wrist in an attempt to have as much fun as possible from her medical woe. The photos are fairly graphic but the Photoshopping is mostly fun. Have a look, if you dare.

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Watch: Tracy Morgan Tells The World ‘I’m Fighting Everyday’ As He Continues To Recover From His Car Accident

The Man
"I'm fighting everyday"

It’s been some time since we’ve seen Tracy Morgan in public but today we get to see inspiring new video of Morgan walking on his own two feet, just six months after the deadly car accident that almost killed him. Tracy and his fiancée Megan Wollover were spotted on their way into a local post office and as you can see above, he was able to get around on his own … with the help of a walker. When asked how he is doing, Tracy said, “I’m fighting everyday“. It’s really great to see him out and about again but it does look like he has a lot of healing left to go. Even still, I have every confidence that Tracy Morgan will fight his way back to full health. He is so the man.

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Amanda Bynes Was Freed From Medical Care Yesterday, She Spent The Night Roaming Sunset Blvd.

Oh no!

Despite the reports that her doctors want to keep her in their watchful medical care for at least the next year, a hearing officer at the psychiatric facility where Amanda Bynes was being treated decided to release her from the 5150 involuntary hold that was placed on her and let her walk out of the hospital on her own. As a result, Amanda spent her night last night roaming Sunset Blvd. in search of food and a hotel that would let her spend the night. Apparently, she was turned down from more than one hotel. Ugh. More »

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‘Sons Of Anarchy’ Creator Kurt Sutter Was Rushed To The Hospital Yesterday

He had his appendix removed, which he posted on Instagram

Production is still underway on the current (and final) season of Sons of Anarchy and yesterday on set, SoA creator Kurt Sutter suffered a medical emergency. Sutter complained of intense pain in his stomach area and had to be rushed from the set to the hospital where he had his appendix removed. Thankfully, the procedure — I understand — went perfectly and Kurt successfully got his appendix out … which he promptly photographed and posted on his official Instagram profile … SO, if you want to see what a freshly excised appendix looks like, you can click below and see Kurt‘s organ. More »

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Doctors Reportedly Want To Keep Amanda Bynes In Their Medical Care For The Next Year

LPS Hold

Yesterday we heard that doctors were successful in extending Amanda Bynes‘s 5150 medical hold to a full 14 day period but today we are hearing that the plan is now to extend control over her person for the next full year. According to sources, doctors will petition the court for a LPS Hold that is different from a conservatorship. Under an LPS Hold, doctors can force a patient to take their medication. These types of holds over a person are very difficult to get but in Amanda‘s case, it sounds like it is exactly the kind of thing she will need for her longterm mental health. More »

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Amanda Bynes’s Psychiatric Hold Has Been Extended To 14 Days And She Is Not Happy About It

Honestly, it's for the best

Last Friday we learned that Amanda Bynes was placed on involuntary 5150 psychiatric hold after she was cajoled into flying home to SoCal from NYC after a few weeks of odd behavior in the Big Apple and today we learn that the initial 72 hour hold has been extended to 14 days. We are also hearing that Amanda is not happy that her parents tricked her into getting medical help … even tho it seems strange that reports of what Amanda thinks these days are making their way to media outlets when she is under supervised medical care. The great news here is that Amanda is getting the help that she needs and will continue to get that help for a couple of weeks at least. More »

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