A Mariah Carey/Nick Cannon Divorce Update
We all know that the divorce process is long and painful, but it gets even more complicated with celebrities.
For example, the word on the street is that MARIAH CAREY and NICK CANNON are locked in a vicious custody battle over their EIGHT DOGS?
San Francisco Radio Stations Are Banning Lorde’s “Royals” Until the World Series Ends
Some San Francisco radio stations have issued a temporary ban on LORDE’s “Royals” . . . and it’s not because EVERYONE could use a break from that song.
It’s because the San Francisco Giants are playing the Kansas City Royals in the World Series beginning tomorrow night. The stations will lift the ban once the series is over.
The title of the song isn’t just a coincidence. Lorde has said that it was inspired by an old picture she saw of GEORGE BRETT in his Royals uniform.
Oops! Presidential Credit Card Declined
Even the president of the United States isn’t immune from embarrassment when using a credit card.
President Barack Obama confided to reporters that his credit card was declined when he tried to pay for a dinner out with his wife Michelle at a New York City restaurant recently.
The first lady pulled out her own credit card to cover the bill.
Apparently, Obama’s card was rejected because it hadn’t been used recently and the credit card company thought it was a fraudulent purchase.
David Letterman’s Cue Card Guy Was Fired After He Attacked One of His Writers
DAVID LETTERMAN’s longtime cue card guy was FIRED after he attacked “Late Show” writer BILL SCHEFT about a week ago.
69-year-old TONY MENDEZ says Scheft has been a passive-aggressive jerk to him for years, and his temper finally got the best of him.
He says, quote, “I just grabbed him by the shirt. He was very surprised. He was cowering.”
Mendez was fired on the spot, but he doesn’t blame Letterman. He says it was CBS’ call to let him go. And he adds, quote, “Dave is the best, the most generous boss I have ever had.”
Mendez had been with Letterman since 1993.