MOURNED Mildred Wirt Benson, journalist and original author of Nancy Drew, the popular children’s mystery series about a young sleuth which captivated a generation of young girls, died Tuesday in Toledo, Ohio. She was 96.
He’s Going Into Space It looks like Lance Bass of the boy-band sensation ‘N Sync has the right stuff — at least as far as the Russian space agency is concerned.
R.I.P. Dave Berg, whose irreverent and affectionate cartoons for Mad magazine captured “The Lighter Side” of life in suburban America for more than 40 years, died on Friday. He was 81.
Jennifer Love Hewitt vocalizes all men’s thoughts and makes feminists scream. The curvacious Jennifer Love Hewitt thinks more sexy stars should strip down on screen – because it makes movies more interesting. The tempting Hollywood beauty, who shot to fame […]
I’m Not Making Any Of This Up “Friends” star David Schwimmer received some stitches Tuesday after a brawl erupted with two women during a Pet Shop Boys record-release party at a New York bar.
Well Done Baby! Let’s Celebrate! Anna Kournikova, the Russian tennis player as renowned for her glamorous image as her ground strokes, has finally won a title.
I Think I’ll Go And See This The Smithsonian Institution has gathered symbols and artifacts from the September 11 attacks for a commemorative exhibition that will open to the public on the first anniversary of the attacks.
Wendy’s Ads to Tribute Dave Thomas Wendy’s will honor its late founder, Dave Thomas, by adding a reference to him in commercials next month and putting posters of him in restaurants. Wendy’s International Inc. will describe food as being “prepared […]
THAT’S A NASTY CURVE Tawny Kitaen launching the latest salvo in her ongoing and increasingly catty divorce/custody battle with pro baseball pitcher Chuck Finley. She says Finley drives drunk, smokes pot and uses steroids. Finley had earlier blamed Kitaen’s drug […]
Springsteen Says No To Candidacy Bruce Springsteen decided he wasn’t born to run for political office after all. Doug Friedline, a consultant who helped professional wrestler Jesse Ventura win the Minnesota governor’s race in 1998, had hoped to recruit Springsteen […]