Evening Quickies: What Amy Winehouse’s Dad Said At Her Funeral

  • Today at Amy Winehouse’s funeral in London, the late singer’s father, Mitch Winehouse, spoke. “Amy was the greatest daughter, family member and friend you could ever have,” the statement reads in part. “Recently Amy found love with [boyfriend] Reg [Traviss]. He helped her with her problems, and Amy was looking forward to their future together. She was the happiest she has been for years.” Aw, that’s terribly sad. RIP, Amy. [MTV News]
  • Carey Mulligan might be engaged to Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons. Mumford supposedly proposed this weekend after five months of dating. [The Sun UK]
  • The “Twilight: Breaking Dawn” honeymoon scene is now online. What ever happened to waiting for movies to come out? [Celebuzz]
  • Casey Anthony’s parents asked for $250K for their first TV interview but were “laughed at.” [TMZ]

  • Also, this latex Halloween mask of Casey Anthony is frightful. [The Gloss]
  • Congrats to Selma Blair, who gave birth to son Arthur Saint Bleick yesterday. It felt like she was pregnant forever, huh? [People]
  • Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan are friends again. Whew. I was worried. [ONTD]
  • Who is cuter: the Czech Justin Bieber (real name: Martin Harich) or his pet hedgehog? [EuroPopped]
  • This badass granny in New Hampshire found a naked man in her kitchen making a sandwich, so she went after him with a baseball bat. My new hero! [ABC News]
  • Some crazy guy in New York City tried to highjack a subway car with a screwdriver and it was all caught on film. Don’t worry, tourists. This kind of stuff only happens semi-regularly. [Gawker]
  • Mark Paul Gosselar smoked pot at a hash bar in Amsterdam with his mom when he was 18, as you do. [Huffington Post]
  • Portland versus Seattle: fight amongst yourselves! [Oregon Or Bust Tumblr]

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