Posts tagged "shawn johnson"

Frisky Q&A: Gymnast Shawn Johnson Discusses Her Retirement & Her Future Plans, Plus Shares Her (Gross!) Beauty Tips And Crush On Ryan Gosling

So, yesterday was basically one of the most exciting days I’ve ever had. As you know, Julie is headed to the Olympics in London in August, but I got the chance to attend the gymnastics Olympic trials this week in San Jose on behalf of P&G Beauty. For three hours, I had the opportunity to…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 28, 2012

The Twisted World Of Celebrity Stalkers

According to TMZ, this past weekend at Corey Feldman’s house was a dog and pony show. His security guard was forced to make a citizen’s arrest of his stalker, who is also technically his roommate. Hold on, let us back up here. Jennifer Herbert is described as a 6-foot tall, 300 pound friend (well, former…

By: The Frisky / May 24, 2012

Shawn Johnson Faces Down Her Stalker

Shawn Johnson is one tough cookie. She impressed us in the 2008 Olympics with her badass gymnastics skills and again when she won “Dancing with the Stars” season 8. But yesterday, we truly had to give it to her for getting up on the witness stand to testify against her stalker, the uber creepy Robert…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 11, 2010

Shawn Johnson Robs Gilles Marini on “Dancing With The Stars”

For the last three months, I’ve been a bit of an unwitting viewer of “Dancing with the Stars.” I haven’t watched it religiously, I never set my DVR to record it, and I never watched an entire episode from start to finish, but most Monday evenings, I could probably be found tuning i…

By: Wendy Atterberry / May 20, 2009

Dancing With The Stars: Shawn Johnson Gets Prom’d By Boner Boy

Last night on “Dancing With The Stars,” the contestants had to dance the Rumba, a romantic dance that was difficult for shy, virginal 17-year-old Shawn Johnson to embrace, especially after her partner Marc Ballas…

By: Wendy Atterberry / April 14, 2009

Star Couplings: Rihanna Is Packing Heat

Rihanna has added to her tattoo collection — a pair of guns on both her shoulders. How corny! Instead of advocating violence, why don’t you get some help, RiRi? [Dlisted]
Jamie Lynn Spears’s wedding to baby daddy Casey Aldridge has been called off. But supposedly they’re still living together and in love. [Perez Hilton]
I…

By: Annika Harris / March 26, 2009

No More Playground Fun: Australian School Bans Cartwheels

If I could still do a cartwheel without hurting myself, I would. Just watching Shawn Johnson do those amazing gymnastic-tastic moves at the Olympics made me hearken back to a time when I would spend recess walking on my hands without worrying that my shirt was covering my face instead of my mosquito bites. Sigh,…

By: Simcha / August 26, 2008

Slideshow: Different Body Types At The Beijing Olympics

Every four years, the Summer Olympics provide us with an inspiring display of physical and mental abilities. The athletes who get to compete are at the top of their games, whether that game is archery, swimming, Taekwondo, weightlifting, or any of the other 34 sports represented in this year’s Beijing Olympics. While we might obse…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 20, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Nastia Liukin And Shawn Johnson

I’m more than a little into watching the Olympics. In fact, I made my friends rush through dinner earlier in the week so I could run home and catch the women’s gymnastics team finals. Last night, the women’s individual all-around competition aired, and I wasn’t able to watch them live. This really ruined my otherwise…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 15, 2008