Chevy Chase is in rehab – it’s for booze and his reps say it’s more of a “tune up” in his recovery. Chase who is 72 now has struggled with drug and alcohol issues for most of his career.
Bret Michaels is politely asking thieves who stole is cellphone to bring it back. He posted a pic on his FB of the suspected sticky-fingered young men – said if they returned it there would be no questions asked – it happened at a casino in New Hampshire after Michaels performed.
It’s been quite a birthday week for Freddie Mercury of Queen. He got an asteroid named for him and his former home was named a historic place. Brian May announced that the International Astronomical Union’s Minor Planet Centre will now refer to an asteroid orbiting between Mars and Jupiter as Asteroid 17473 Freddiemercury.
The Miss America pageant has its first open lesbian contender. Miss Missouri, Erin O’Flaherty, says she’s “very excited” to be competing in Atlantic City for the crown. The new Miss America will be crowned this coming Sunday. Let’s hear it for equal opportunity exploitation!