Thursdays Party News Blast from Shindigz!
If Kim Karadashian is eagerly waiting for a coveted star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, she probably shouldn’t hold her breath. The elite organization said the reality star won’t be getting the recognition anytime soon, despite claims from her rapper boyfriend, Kanye West, that she has earned the right to have one. There is no category for reality stars on the Walk of Fame.
We love weddings here at Shindigz and we’re anticipating a lot more after the government shutdown! Scratching your head on that, right? It seems because Washington workers had nothing to do while not working, they looked for love. Online dating in D.C. jumped 110% during the shutdown.
Guess what happens 2 weeks from today? We are just 14 days from Halloween, one of our favorite nights here at Shindigz!
Kim Kardashian’s gigantic engagement ring has been sold.
I’m Mary Collins and this is your Shindigz News Blast.
Kardashian’s 20-carat ring sold at a Christie’s auction yesterday for a whopping $620,000 to an anonymous buyer. Bidding started at $200,000. With the auction house’s markup, the total price will come to nearly $749,000.
Alternative rock band Nirvana, Kiss, singers Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens, and pop duo Hall and Oates led nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2014 class, the foundation that runs the music museum said on Wednesday.
Ashton Kutcher was the best paid actor on U.S. television for the second year running, earning an estimated $24 million for his role in Two and a Half Men. Not only did he replace Charlie Sheen in the lead role on the hit show, he also took his place at the top of the Forbes TV earnings list.
Get your jealous boots on: Jon Bon Jovi walks a fan down the aisle at her Vegas wedding!
Hi I’m Mary Collins and this is your Shindigz News Blast.
The woman had launched a campaign on Facebook to try to get it to happen. Obviously, she got Bon Jovi’s attention and since he was already going to be in town, he agreed to do it. They even played “Livin’ on a Prayer” as he was walking her down!
Back by popular demand! NBC announces Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will once again host The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards, slated to air live on Sunday, January 12th. And it’s a two year deal! They will also host in 2015. The news follows last year’s performance by the pair that generated positive reviews and nearly 20 million viewers, a six-year high for the Globes.
Ivanka Trump is now a proud mom of two! The 31-year-old “Celebrity Apprentice” mentor gave birth to a baby boy on yesterday. Ivanka announced the good news through a tweet.
Happy Columbus Day, here’s the Shindigz Party News Blast:
Zac Efron is dropping nearly 4 million on a new home in Los Angeles that has a reputation as one of Hollywood’s biggest party pads. Sean Kingston used to rent the place for $43,000 a month and throw raging parties for his buddies.
Reality show star and fashion designer Lauren Conrad got the “best surprise ever” when her boyfriend William Tell popped the question. “I am very excited to share with you guys that William and I got engaged over the weekend!”, the 27-year-old former The Hills star announced on her personal blog. “Get ready for lots more wedding content here on LaurenConrad.com as we begin the planning process.”
And another new reality show is about to kick or should I say round off?
Gold medalist Mary Lou Retton will be the lead judge on the new celebrity reality show called “Celebrity Champions.” Like “Dancing with the Stars,” contestants will be coached by professionals, including former Olympians. No word yet on which celebrities who will be on the show.
19 days and counting, Happy Friday to you, I’m Mary Collins with Shindigz Party News Blast
We have 19 days until Halloween, are you ready? Don’t be the only house on the street that doesn’t have a decoration. Let this be your year and we can help you. Have you checked out our amazing variety of decorations from really spooky to not-so frightening? You name it and we’ve got it. And we want to make it so easy for you. We’re practically giving things away. Check out Shindigz Deal of the Day. Today it’s our Hanging Red Reaper on sale for you under $5.
During the month of October, you’re bound to see a lot of extra pink to raise awareness of Breast Cancer Prevention.
Men have their own month right after Halloween. November is Men’s Health Awareness Month and to call attention, instead of wearing a ribbon, guys are encouraged to stop shaving for the month. If not a full beard to keep them warm during the winter months, at least a mustache!
Growing a mustache for the cause of men’s health is not for everyone, but a party near the end of November is! Check out these awesome ideas for hosting a Mustache fundraising gala, AKA a “Mo party.”
The mustache party theme is traditional, and Shindigz has fun mustache party decorations reminiscent of the corner barbershop and old-timey barbershop quartets.
Be sure to include a personalized banner to announce your event.
And all of your treats from candy to water bottles can also be personalized with Shindigz.
What about the ladies or those to young to grow a mustache? No problem with these FingerStaches from Shindigz.
Go ahead and explore Shindigz entire Mustache Party Store and have fun while bringing awareness to men’s health issues.
New babies, more babies and a surprise retirement; it’s all in your Shindigz Party News Blast.
The new baby news comes from comedic actor, Owen Wilson. It seems 44 year old Wilson fell for his personal trainer over the summer, a Swedish born ballerina. The baby is due in January. This will be Owen Wilson’s second child.
Speaking of bigger families, another well known family could soon be growing. The Dugger’s want another baby and it may not be a grandchild. Michelle Duggar, who already has 19 children ranging in age from 25 to 4 months, says another pregnancy is a possibility. The 47 year-old star of “19 Kids and Counting” said she and husband, Jim Bob Duggar, are trying and hope to be blessed with another child.
After 15 years on “Law & Order”, Richard Belzer will be retiring his iconic character, John Munch, on Wednesday’s episode of “SVU”. The news was a bit of a shock to fans. Belzer has played John Munch on a variety of shows for the last 20 years.
And just a reminder, one check of the calendar reminds up we’ve only got three weeks until Halloween. That’s still plenty of time for you to get your decorations from Shindigz.
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Today Betty White is moving to Washington D.C. Actually the wax version of Betty. Actress and animal lover Betty White will join the collection of wax figures at the Madame Tussauds Museum in Washington D.C. The museum is well known and has featured many other notable celebrities over the years, in addition to the many U.S. presidents.
More Karadashian related news as Bruce Jenner and Kris Jenner have separated. The couple of more than two decades say they will always have respect for each other even though they’ve separated and family will remain their top priority.
Congratulations are in order for Tammin Sursok and Seth McEwan. The Pretty Little Liars actress and her actor husband welcomed a daughter yesterday. Phoenix Emmanuel was born weighing in at 9 pounds, 12 ounces. This is the first child for the pair.
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If you enjoy keeping up with the Kardashians, your hobby may be a bit more difficult soon. E! is reportedly considering canceling the once-hot reality series, Keeping up with the Kardashians. The show’s ratings have dipped to an all-time low although producers remind fans if it were to be canceled the Kardashian family can be followed everywhere through social media.
Two-time mirror ball champ Julianne Hough made her return as guest judge on Dancing with the Stars. And she had a hand in sending fan favorite actress Valerie Harper home. 74-year-old, Harper delivered a message of hope by savoring life after she was diagnosed with brain cancer and given three months to live earlier this year.
Actress Halle Berry and hubby Olivier Martinez have decided on a name for their newborn baby son. The couple, who married in France in July, have named him Maceo Robert Martinez, giving a nod to Olivier’s Spanish roots. Maceo is a popular medieval Spanish name which means Gift of God.
The Party News Blast for Monday:
Good news to pass along from actress Halle Berry and husband, Olivier Martinez. The couple welcomed their first son over the weekend. Although few details are being released, we do know she had a boy and this is the couple’s first child together. We told you they were married just a few months ago in France. Berry has a five year old daughter from a different relationship.
Is there another royal wedding in the future? 29-year-old Prince Harry is reportedly ready to follow his brother’s recent footsteps, and is going to marry Cressida Bonas. Harry was introduced to the British socialite in May 2012 by his cousin, and is said to be smitten. Friends of Prince Harry say “he never stops talking about marriage and children, and Cressida is starting to get used to the idea.” They believe the wedding is likely to take place next year.
Justin Beiber has been teasing new music for a while, and he finally released his latest track, “Hearbreaker.” He has started a Music Monday promotion in which he will release a new song every week for 10 weeks.