Author: Carrie McLean

LeAnn Rimes, hospitalized with massive infection

LeAnn Rimes has been hospitalized on Saturday night after contracting a massive infection, ET online reports. The country singer tweeted the bad news, apologizing to her fans, who were expecting her performance that evening. On Saturday night, singer LeAnn Rimes was rushed to the hospital after a massive infection. “I feel like I got hit in my right side of my face with a baseball bat 🙁 NOT a good feeling when I am getting on a plane”, Rimes wrote on her Twitter page the following day. Due to the emergency, she missed her second performance since she left rehab. “For all my fans at Wendover last night, the show will be rescheduled, not a canceled show”, she added. On Sunday, Rimes’ blog contained more information about her ER experience. She revealed that she arrived in the emergency room at 3 in the morning and that she was immediately taken into the best care. “Feeling much better now, thanks to my husband’s best friend who’s an ER doc”, she wrote. And it appears that the “massive infection” was due to a “dental nightmare” that she’s been living in for 10 months now. “The last 10 months of pain are hard for me to wrap my head around” said Rimes. This summer, on August 29, LeAnn Rimes, 30, checked into rehab for anxiety and stress, where she spent four weeks....

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Hulk Hogan to sue Gawker.com for sex tape

Hulk Hogan has threatened to sue Gawker.com for posting a 90-second preview of a sex tape that the wrestler has allegedly done with the ex-wife of one of his best friends. So far, the website has not taken down the video. Hulk Hogan has a sex tape. Like any other “respectable” celebrity, he had to be on one, as well. But unlike Kim Kardashian, Paris Hilton and others who benefited from the X-rated content, Hogan’s career probably won’t have the same turn. The actor’s lawyer, David R. Houston, says that the tape was made without his client’s knowledge and that if Gawker .com or any other source would display the video, they will be “held accountable to the fullest extent of the law.” Moreover, “we are going to do everything in our power to figure out who did it”, Houston added. The video posted by Gawker.com starts with Hogan talking to Clem, the ex-wife of the wrestler’s best friend Bubba the Love Sponge, and an unidentified man who is off-camera. He lets the two alone in a bedroom, telling them that he’ll be in the office if they need him. Hogan and Clem engage in intercourse, but at one point, Hogan’s phone rings. He goes to check who is calling, but when he sees the phone screen swears and goes back to the woman in bed. After they are...

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Sahara Davenport’s cause of death – heart failure

A few days ago it was reported that performer Sahara Davenport had died. The cause of death was undisclosed at first, but now the media reports all mention the same verdict: it was heart failure. In the past two days, other details have surfaced, such as how, when and where the former Drag Race contestant died. On Tuesday, Logo, the company behind RuPaul’s Drag Race, issued a statement in which it announced the passing of Antoine Ashley, the performer who went by the name of Sahara Davenport. No other details were included. But on Wednesday, the company offered new details: “Antoine passed away due to heart failure on October 1, 2012, at John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland” the statement read. At the time of his death, Antoine was in a relationship with Karl Westerberg, another drag queen, who is known as Manila Luzon. The two participated in RuPaul’s reality show, but in different seasons. Davenport left the show during season 2, in 2010, while Luzon joined the competition the following season. The couple released a duet in December 2011 – “Baby It’s Cold Outside”. Sahara Davenport released two singles, “Go Off” and “Pump With Me”....

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Nicole Kidman opens up about Tom Cruise, miscarriage, depression

In a recent interview to WHO magazine, Hollywood icon Nicole Kidman opens up about her marriage with actor Tom Cruise, about the joy of becoming parents, about their bitter divorce and a miscarriage and how she managed to rise above the deep depression that was overwhelming her at that time. For more than a decade, Nicole Kidman’s divorce from Tom Cruise has been a mystery, as none of them was willing to share the reasons with the media. Now, ten years later, when Cruise is going through a divorce from second wife, Katie Holmes, and Kidman is happily married with musician Keith Urban and proud to be the mother of four, the actress feels in a safer place, from which she can let the memories flow, harmonizing with the person she is now. When talking about her saying “I do” to the “Top Gun” actor, she says: “I married [Tom] really fast and really young”. The couple split in 2001, leaving Nicole in the “loneliest, loneliest existence”. Having to deal with a public break-up, a miscarriage and the media asking for explanations, she became deeply depressed. “There was a long time when I never thought it would happen for me again”. Time has proven that not even the scariest loneliest places are there to stay. Of her marriage with rocker Keith Urban, the actress says that it has moved...

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LeAnn Rimes: “I’ve been in therapy my whole life”

LeAnn Rimes, who has recently checked out of a treatment facility where she has spent a few weeks in order to deal with some emotional problems, tells the Boston Herald in an interview: “I’ve been in therapy my whole life.” Moreover, the singer says that she likes it. For LeAnn Rimes the psychiatrist’s couch is probably one of the most familiar things. In a recent interview to the Boston Herald, the country singer confesses that psychotherapy has been a big part of her life throughout the years. “I’ve been in therapy my whole life”, she admits. And, contrary to what you may think, she doesn’t see it as a burden. “I like going. I like being able to have that third-party input and someone to listen that has nothing to do with your life”, she explains. Back in August, Rimes checked into a treatment facility to deal with emotional problems, among which anxiety. Part of the problem was due to the negative feedback she had received via Facebook and Twitter. “It’s hard to take it day after day of reading and seeing things that someone you don’t even know says about you”. When turning 30, four weeks ago, the “Can’t Fight the Moonlight” singer was ready to kiss her 20s goodbye with no regrets. As she put it, that decade was full of bad experiences, from which she had...

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