Ca. - Minutes after any big celebrity dies, Internet swindlers get to work. They pump out specially created spam e-mails and throw up malicious Web sites to infect victims' computers, hoping to capitalize on the sudden high demand for information.
Michael Jackson's death was no different, and security experts say the fraud artists are just getting started.
The scams started cropping up almost instantaneously as Jackson's… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on June 30, 2009 at 11:17pm —
"American Idol's" blunt Brit may make up to $144 million a year to slap down contestants, according to the U.K.'s Guardian newspaper.
Simon Cowell earned $36 million last season, and a source close to "Idol" creater Simon Fuller says he has been offered three to four times as much to remain on the show when his contract expires next May, the Guardian's Web site reported.
The cruel Cowell has delighted audiences and… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on June 30, 2009 at 11:06pm —
Breezy and RiRi know they need to stay away from each other. They were court ordered to do so but something tells us that they will hook up again and risk Breezy’s @ss going to jail for violating his probation. The plot thickens. Follow @afoti on Twitter.
Added by Anthony on June 30, 2009 at 10:34pm —
Sigg Jones is an upcoming 3D animation movie produced by three French film students. Their love for sneakers takes up an important role in the movie, with the main character getting super powers via his Magic Dunk. After the Marty McFly shoe, the Magic Dunk might be the next one that people will ask to be put into production. Only time will tell. SneakerFreaker talked to the three animators of the… Continue
Added by Anthony on June 30, 2009 at 10:32pm —
My predictions are coming true, if you didn't know earlier in the year I predicted that Chris Browns and Rihanna's relationship would not make it to September and earlier this week, he got 5 year probation for the events that caused them to break up. I just want to say that he'll be all right, I don't see him getting into anymore trouble to violate the 5 years probation. What happens is they give your a** those 5 years and hope you mess up so they can give you state… Continue
Added by TheNew50Cent on June 30, 2009 at 7:43pm —
Reporters gathered outside the Jackson family compound in Encino, California, on Monday morning for a press conference from Michael Jackson's father, Joseph, during which they expected to hear about plans for the singer's funeral.
But instead, Joe Jackson deflected most of those questions and talked about a new record label he's launching with a former member of the classic R&B group the Chi-Lites, even as he defended detractors… Continue
Added by TheNew50Cent on June 30, 2009 at 7:29pm —
Airplay for Michael Jackson's biggest hits, and some of his overlooked gems (including a few dozen spins for some of the Jackson's Christmas songs), blanketed airwaves from coast to coast immediately after his death on Thursday, and continued throughout the weekend.
According to research provided by Nielsen BDS of monitored airplay from over 1,600 terrestrial and satellite radio stations, 143 of Jackson's recordings totaled 67,383… Continue
Added by TheNew50Cent on June 30, 2009 at 7:26pm —
The Game wasted no time in paying tribute to Michael Jackson. The Compton lyric master spearheaded an all-star tribute song, recorded it and released it within 10 hours. And less than a week after dropping the record, Game put out a video for the song. On Tuesday (June 30), the clip… Continue
Added by TheNew50Cent on June 30, 2009 at 7:20pm —