Katie Couric Battled Bulimia For Years- Dirty Laundry
Another weekend in the books, and another weekend of Celebrity Gossip. Here's our headlines this morning: Katie Couric Battled Bulimia for Years, Lindsay Lohan Suing Alleged Hit-&-Run Victim, Lynyrd Skynyrd Anger Some Fans by Denouncing the Confederate Flag, and finally a Canadian KFC Serves Up Raw Chicken Burger.
Katie Couric Battled Bulimia for Years
Later today, Katie Couric will make a stunning announcement on her talk show. She has suffered with an eating disorder. Her guest today is singer and “The X Factor” judge Demi Lovato. In the taped interview, she tells Lovato (quote) “I wrestled with bulimia all through college and for two years after that.” The 55-year-old journalist overcame her eating issues through therapy and a better understanding of the long term ramifications of the disease.
Lindsay Lohan Suing Alleged Hit-&-Run Victim
Linsday Lohan is hitting the guy who accused her of hit-and-run with a lawsuit. TMZ says Linds plans to sue Jose Rodriguez for demation after he said the actress was slurring and "smelled like alcohol real bad" at the time of the incident. Police and eyewitnesses say Lindsay hadn't been drinking and alcohol was not a factor in the alleged accident.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Anger Some Fans by Denouncing the Confederate Flag
Legendary Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd have angered some fans by announcing that they will stop using the confederate flag, which for much of their career had been featured prominently on their stages, logos, t-shirts and other tour merchandise. The band recently told CNN that the group does recognize the racial divide that comes with the flag, which was flown by the confederacy of 11 southern “slave” states who seceded from America during the Civil War.
Canadian KFC Serves Up Raw Chicken Burger
Last week a KFC diner in the Toronto-area served up a chicken burger only to find that somebody forgot to stick the chicken part in the deep fryer. The photo was snapped by his dining companion and a member of the Reddit community, who then posted it on the social news website under the headline Fried Chicken #Fail.
Celebrity Of The Day
Let’s honor the chicken!