Ed Sheeran Performs With Elmo on ‘Sesame Street’
Sheeran stopped by Sesame Street to sing the new song “Two Different Worlds” with Elmo, Grover, and the whole gang. The catchy, upbeat tune is all about how different rules apply depending on if you’re at home or at school. So, not exactly top 40-bound, but you’ll still have the “oh oh ohs” stuck in your head all the same. Get the full story here.
Bob Barker Returns to “The Price is Right” for April Fools’ Day
“The Price is Right” announced Drew Carey was coming out yesterday, but Bob Barker stepped onstage instead. The crowd went crazy, and Bob received a standing ovation. It was for April Fools’ Day, and he hosted the first guessing-game called “Lucky Seven.” After that, Drew came out and finished the show. Get the full story here.
Avril Lavigne Has Lyme Disease
Avril Lavigne says she was diagnosed with a severe case of Lyme disease back in October, and that’s the mysterious illness she was battling when she was asking for prayers in December. She tells “People” magazine that she believes she was bitten by a tick last spring. She says, quote, “I had no idea a bug bite could do this. I was bedridden for five months. “There were definitely times I couldn’t shower for a full week because I could barely stand. It felt like having all your life sucked out of you.” She’s still recovering, but she says she’s about 80% better now. Get the full story here.
Bruce Jenner Faces Wrongful Death Suit By Victim’s Stepchildren
Kim Howe, the woman killed in the traffic accident involving Bruce Jenner has no direct relatives. Her husband died in 2003, and it appears her parents are deceased as well as other immediate blood relatives. Kim does have 2 grown stepkids, neither of whom live in California. According to TMZ she had “virtually no relationship” with either stepchild, but because they’re the only remaining people who have a legal right to file a wrongful death lawsuit, they’ve contacted lawyers. In California, stepchildren have legal standing to sue, even if they were estranged from the stepparent. The stepchildren will not inherit Kim’s money, she had a trust with millions in assets that are earmarked for charity including, PETA, Lange Foundation, PAWS, Doris Day Animal League and The Elephant Sanctuary of Tennessee. Get the full story here.
Remember Miss Cleo? She’s Back!
Remember Miss Cleo? She used to tell fortunes over the phone back in the ’90s, when people still used phones for things like that. Well, she’s back. But this time when you call her, she doesn’t tell your fortune, she tells you how awesome you are. She’s the new spokeswoman for the Flawless Friends Network, which is run by Benefit Cosmetics. Sadly, you don’t get to talk to Miss Cleo. It’s just a recorded message where she says a bunch of nice things about how you look. But at least this time you don’t have to pay for it. The number is 1-844-So-Flawless. Get the full story here.