Posts tagged "vanilla ice"

Vanilla Ice’s Arrest “Was Blown Out Of Proportion”

Vanilla Ice, who was released from jail yesterday after allegedly stealing from an expensive Florida home, told reporters: “It’s a misunderstanding, it was blown out of proportion. It’s sad that good news doesn’t travel this fast. It’s just out of proportion and I wish you guys would focus on all the good things I’ve done. It’ll…

By: Claire Hannum / February 19, 2015

Awesome Grandma Busts A Move To “Ice, Ice Baby”

This video of a very talented grandma breaking out respectable dance moves to "Ice, Ice Baby" while cooking dinner is your daily reminder of why the internet is great. Her grandson may be in embarrassed, but I am impressed. And the dog seems to be as well. Word to you, grandma. [Daily Picks And Flicks]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / March 28, 2014

Nice, Nice Baby: Vanilla Ice Is An Outstanding Citizen Of The Year

In addition starring in his own DIY reality show and creating a line of chandeliers and wall sconces, Vanilla Ice aka Rob Van Winkle, has been really busy being a stand-up citizen since his rap career fizzled. In fact, he's been such an upstanding member of his hometown for the last decade, that The Chamber…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 15, 2014

Vanilla Ice Has His Own Line Of Chandeliers And Wall Sconces Now

Unfortunately, an opportunity was completely squandered and Ice -- nee Robert Van Winkle -- did not name his lighting company Lights Lights Baby. Check out a couple of different videos featuring Ice talking rather passionately about lighting at the link. [Laughing Squid]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 5, 2013

Word To Your Father, Courtesy Of Vanilla Ice

So, yeah. Rob Van Winkle, better known as Vanilla Ice, was a Father's Day gift expert on "The Today Show." How did I not know about his show "The Vanilla Ice Project" on the DIY Network? Adding to my Hulu queue right now. Yes, he did say, "Word to your father."  And may I remind…

By: Ami Angelowicz / June 14, 2012

Hangin’ Tough … With A New Kids On The Block Homemade Sweater

Necessity, and extreme fandom, are the mothers of invention, right? That's exactly what prompted German mom Joanne Conklin to knit these totally out of control New Kids on the Block and Vanilla Ice sweaters for her teenage daughter. Before she knew it, she'd launched a full on NKOTB knitwear empire. "We were living in Germany…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 18, 2011

Vanilla Ice Predicts Justin Bieber’s Future

"I did 'Ice Ice Baby' when I was 16. So I can kind of relate a bit ... Sold over a hundred million records. And I had a weekend that lasted about three years, and I didn't know who I was, what's my purpose in life ... So my prediction about Bieber is that he'…

By: Ami Angelowicz / July 24, 2011

Adam Sandler + Andy Samberg + Vanilla Ice + Ian Ziering + Susan Sarandon = The Best Cast Ever

Whoa—the casting news just won't stop this week. The Hollywood Reporter has brought us some new details about the movie "I Hate You Dad" which will star Adam Sandler as a father who moves in with his son, Andy Samberg, and quickly begins to feud with his fiancee, Leighton Meester. Oh, but the casting choice…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 3, 2011

Vanilla Ice On Madonna: Great Sex, Bad Breakup

"[Madonna was] a great lover. ... I broke up with her after she printed that book because I was hurt to be an unwitting part of this slutty package. It was disgusting and cheap. We were in a relationship yet it looked like she was screwing all these other people. ... I thought she wa…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 11, 2011

Fall TV Guide: Vanilla Ice On A Home Makeover Show?

Here's an answer to the question "Whatever happened to Vanilla Ice?" Apparently, after his rise and even more spectacular fall, he's become a house flipper. He rehabbed and sold his first house 15 years ago, and has done many since then. Now the DIY Network has made a show following him on his biggest project…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 12, 2010

Madonna’s Many, Many, Many Romantic Entanglements

Happy 52nd Birthday, Madonna! In honor of the Material Girl, we've decided to take a look back at her romantic relationships. And, lordy, have there been a lot.

By: Annika Harris / August 16, 2010

MC Hammer And Vanilla Ice’s Comeback Show Canceled Again

Back in fourth grade, for whatever reason, I frequently would daydream in class about being a grownup with two kids—their father would be my crush of the year, Justin Coffee. In this fantasy, I'd sit them down by the CD player and reveal to them the amazing music I had listened to when I wa…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 13, 2009

Vanilla Ice Hawks Beer In South Africa

I'm not exactly proud of it, but there was a time in my life when the mere mention of the name Vanilla Ice would make my pulse quicken. That time was 1990, when I wore out my cassette of To The Extreme. A few years later, Vanilla was a musical footnote who made the perfect…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 20, 2009