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*Bruce Hornsby on Tupac: "The original 'Changes' was a lot dirtier, had a lot of the n-word."
Like most folks on their 41st birthday, Tupac celebrated with his old friends. Except that Tupac is now a wax statue. On Saturday night at ... More >>
YouTubeKaskade spins on Hollywood Boulevard.Updated at the bottom: LAPD detectives are investigating last night's events. A permit service source says organizers had planned to have Kaskade as a big part of the red-carpet festivities. AND EDC's promoter had earlier indicated it was hosting th ... More >>
Nicole CamposRod Roddenberry, posing with a key piece of Trek legacy, Captain Kirk's original uniform.It's one thing to wait for a big DVD release, run out, grab the disc, run home and watch it on your killer entertainment system; it's quite another to watch it on the bridge of the Enterprise ... More >>
In a town of fakes and pretenders, a wax museum populated by celebrity mannequins might be the only way for today's tourist to encounter movie stars -- when, 70 years ago, Hollywood visitors and locals could often encounter the real things in clubs, restaurants and drug stores. Today Madame Tussauds ... More >>
Madame Tussauds Hollywood,
the wax museum on Hollywood Boulevard, is re-opening in August after an
extensive housecleaning. Today, foreshadowing its new Alfred Hitchcock
exhibit, the museum will unveil a waxwork of actress Tippi Hedren.
Hedren, who played the neurotic thief Marnie Edgar in Hitch ... More >>
Randall RobertsAll hail the Queen
Bret Easton Ellis once pointed out that the inhabitants of Los Angeles never stop babbling about the freeways. Then again, he penned, Less than Zero during the comparatively halcyon Tom Bradley days, prior to the total arteriosclerosis of the 405 and 101. Nowadays, ... More >>
Posh 'n Becks trying to set up house in Los Angeles after the British
couple arrived here in 2007 so the soccer superstar could play for the Galaxy. First
the young thirtysomethings were refused wine service at a top restaurant because they carried
no I.D.s on them.
Then there was the fame ... More >>
By Greg Critser
1. Minor Irritants
A certain wearer of these Kawasaki 704 eyeglasses:
A. Conjured endless anxiety and concern for the future of the republic
B. Got a $6 million book deal for portraying said eyeglass wearer
C. Instigated the "hot librarian" movement in American fashion
D. Wi ... More >>
Weekly writer Patrick McDonald has a great scoop today about Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's purported "16-hour" work days, which are filled with ceremonies, PR events and travel -- including a recent session in which the "All About Me Mayor" posed for a wax statue of himself for Madame Tussaud's.
We ... More >>