More celebrities offer words on the passing of Nelson Mandela
Dec 6 2013, 1:02pm CST
Source: Big Government
John Bercow has had a rather difficult year. Twelve months ago, the Speaker of the House of Commons suffered public humiliation at the hands of Conservative MPs, who passed to the press physical evidence of so-called "Bollocked By Bercow" badges they were secretly wearing to subvert him. The badges were designed by backbencher Simon Burns, who famously muttered that Bercow was a "stupid, sanctimonious dwarf", only to apologise to dwarves f ...
Full article at: Big Government
1 day ago, 2:45am CDT
Leonardo DiCaprio has had the summer off. I think he usually paces his projects so he gets summers off, but he’s really been partying a lot this summer in particular. He’s been in Brazil for the World Cup, he’s been in France for the Cannes Film Festival, he’s been in LA with his bros, and now he’s in Miami… not doing much but hanging out on the beach. With his bros, I suspect. I wonder how ma ...
Full article at: Celebitchy.com
1 day ago, 6:45am CDT
Source: ace showbiz
DiCaprio wants an online auction house to hand him a photo of him posing with the late South African leader, signed 'To Leo DiCaprio,' whic ...
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4 days ago, 11:06pm CDT
Source: The Rumpus
On Monday, Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell began tweeting a short story called “The Right Sort” in multiple daily installments, compiled by Sceptre Books, readable from the top down. Set to conclude today, the story takes the Valium-filtered perspective of a young teen in 1970s England. BBC Radio 4 spoke with Mitchell, who only recently joined Twitter, about his decision to write in this unlikely medium (what some have called ...
Full article at: The Rumpus
4 days ago, 3:00pm CDT
Today (July 18) the world celebrates what would have been Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s 96th birthday. The onetime president of South Africa, former political prisoner, Nobel Peace Prize-winner, and all around inspiration passed away last December, but his teachings of peace and perseverance still liv ...
Full article at: Bossip.com
4 days ago, 2:50pm CDT
Source: The Herald-Palladium
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africans marked Nelson Mandela's birthday on Friday with charitable acts in honor of the former president, whose death in December prompted a global outpouring of tributes. ...
Full article at: The Herald-Palladium
4 days ago, 11:02am CDT
Nelson Mandela battled a recurring lung infection. Now, the respected South African leader is finally at peace.
Dec 6 2013, 12:11am CST