Lance Armstrong Out At Nike, Livestrong Over Doping Scandal

Jessica Wakeman / October 17, 2012
  • Nike has terminated its contract with Lance Armstrong and he has officially stepped down from his charity Livestrong following doping allegations. [The Week, Celebrity Cafe]
  • Britney Spears’ former nanny Lourdes Torres is set to testify in a trial of Brit’s former manager Sam Lufti that she was “emotionally manipulated” by handlers. Lufti is suing the Spears’ family for breach of contract, defamation and libel over their claims that he contributed to the singer’s 2008 breakdown by feeding her drugs and controlling her phone communication. [Huffington Post]
  • Evan Rachel Wood and Jamie Bell were seen picking up a marriage license yesterday, which means they’re probably getting hitched soon. [Stupid Celebrities]
  • Rihanna is going to pocket $8 million dollars — $8 million dollars — for turning on Christmas lights and performing a concert at a London shopping mall. [Celebuzz
  • “Dancing With The Stars” loser Bristol Palin demanded an apology from Jimmy Kimmel for all the jokes he’s made over the years about her mom. []
  • Three ways to wear the perfect white shirt. Harder than styling it is not spilling something on it during the day. [Betty Confidential]
  • Saudi Arabia rarely screens films publicly, but the country has a thriving revolutionary underground cinema. [Guardian UK]
  • The 12 best geeky costumes for Halloween 2012. Serenity from “Firefly,” anyone? [Neatorama]
  • Kitten versus jar: an adorable battle. [Socialite Life]
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