Posts tagged "injuries"

Man Attempts To Shoot Fireworks Out Of His Ass, Gets Injured

n what appears to be a party trick gone awry, an Australian man suffered severe burns after he put fireworks between his buttocks and set them off. The New Zealand Herald reports that paramedics near Darwin, Australia were called to the scene on Saturday night, but the unidentified man had already taken himself to the…
By: The Huffington Post / July 30, 2012

Beauty Blunder: Rembrandt Two-Hour Whitening Kit And Blistex Don’t Mix

Here's something you might not know about me: I'm obsessed with white teeth. I've tried several at-home whitening kits from affordable Crest Whitestrips to the pricier Go Smile. But only Zoom Whitening, which I used under the care of a dentist last year, has given me the pearly whites I desired. Of course the system…
By: Annika Harris / June 6, 2011

Hugh Jackman’s Zip Line Snafu On “Oprah”

Yesterday, Oprah did an ode to Australia, filming live from the Sydney Opera House. Hugh Jackman was one of the episode's guest stars and he had a high adrenaline entrance—zip lining from the top of the Opera House down to Oprah's stage. While the stunt went great during rehearsals, while actually filming, Hugh…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 15, 2010

A TJ Lavin Cardboard Cut-Out To Attend Wedding In His Place

We were pretty sadsies earlier this week when we heard that TJ Lavin, the pro BMX biker who's hosted a zillion "Real World/Road Rules Challenges," was severely injured doing a stunt during a competition. Since the crash on October 14, he's been in a medically induced coma, but has shown some signs of improvement.
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 23, 2010

“Hellcats” Cram Session: The Truth About Injuries In Cheerleading

It's "Hellcats" night, party people! As I've told you 901 times—this show has a special place in my DVR heart because it is based on a non-fiction book I wrote a few years back called Cheer: Inside The Secret World Of College Cheerleaders. Also, the show is awesome. So I hope…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 29, 2010

Why Do The Olympics’ Leading Ladies Keep Getting Injured?

Poor Lindsey Vonn. She was on the top of everyone's list of Winter Olympians to watch, and even graced the cover of Sports Illustrated this week, butt high in the air, next to the words, "America's Best Woman Skiier Ever." But, sadly, she's injured her shin, suffering a deep bruise during practice a…
By: Kelli Bender / February 12, 2010