Archive for June, 2012

Iraq and Afghanistan War Veteran Lt. Colonel Roy Tisdale Identified Fort Bragg Shooting Victim

Iraq and Afghanistan War Veteran Lt. Colonel Roy Tisdale Identified Fort Bragg Shooting Victim

FORT BRAGG SHOOTING:  Lt. Colonel Roy Tisdale, 42, has been identified as the victim in the Fort Bragg shooting that left the shooter in critical condition and another soldier, Spc. Michael E. Latham, was slightly injured. Lt. Col. Roy Tisdale, who was the commander of the 525th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News, Gun Violence

Coroner Rules Deaths of Robert Egan and Wife Barbra Egan at Beverly Hills Hilton a Double Suicide

BEVERLY HILLS HILTON DOUBLE SUICIDE: The elderly couple found dead at the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel, where Whitney Houston was found dead in February, have been identified as Robert Egan and wife Barbra Egan in a double suicide. There names weren’t released for a week because police were reportedly having some […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Murder-Suicide
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel:  Person of Interest in Custody in Shooting Death of 7 Year Old Heaven Sutton

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel: Person of Interest in Custody in Shooting Death of 7 Year Old Heaven Sutton

NEWSFLASH:  A person of interest is in police custody in connection with the shooting death of seven year old Heaven Sutton as she sold candy outside her home in Chicago. Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that the suspect is currently being questioned. No charges have been filed. The suspect has been […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Murder Charges
Liberal Comedian Bill Maher Takes on Rep. Allen West on Ape Comment

Liberal Comedian Bill Maher Takes on Rep. Allen West on Ape Comment

Liberal comedian Bill Maher took on Tea Party wingnut Rep. Allen West (R-FL) on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher Friday night, objecting to West using his name in letters soliciting campaign donations. Rep. West claims in his literature that Bill Maher called him an ape. Well, I wouldn’t call Rep. […]

by Janet Shan· · Entertainment
Raunchy Comedy “Ted” Smokes with $20.2M Friday, Followed by “Magic Mike” and “Madea’s Witness Protection”

Raunchy Comedy “Ted” Smokes with $20.2M Friday, Followed by “Magic Mike” and “Madea’s Witness Protection”

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane raunchy comedy “Ted,” was a runaway favorite at the box office, raking in $20.2 million Friday. “Ted,” which is distributed by Universal, stars Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis and a bong-smoking teddy bear. “Ted” is heading for the second-best debut ever for an R-rated comedy behind […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Entertainment
Tyler Perry’s ‘Madea’s Witness Protection’ is an Enormous Ma-Dud, Time for Madea to Retire

Tyler Perry’s ‘Madea’s Witness Protection’ is an Enormous Ma-Dud, Time for Madea to Retire

MOVIE REVIEW:  Tyler Perry should have hung up his dress and wig with “Madea’s Family Reunion” and not prolong the agony of another film starring angry big, black mammy, Madea, who is always mad at the world. The first two Madea movies were funny, but they have become predictable and […]

Elderly Mahwah Couple Harry Ellis and Wife Barbara Ellis Found Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide

MAHWAH MURDER-SUICIDE:  Harry Ellis and wife Barbara Ellis were found dead in their Mahwah, NJ, home in an apparent murder-suicide. Harry Ellis, 82, shot his 79 year old wife and then turned the gun on himself, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli confirmed Friday. Police were alerted to the home after […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Murder-Suicide
Former Fugees Singer Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty for Failing to File Tax Returns, Faces Prison Time

Former Fugees Singer Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty for Failing to File Tax Returns, Faces Prison Time

DUMBASS:  Former Fugees singer Lauryn Hill pled guilty to “intentionally and willingly” failing to file tax returns for the years 2005, 2006 and 2007, on $1.8 million. She faces up to three years in prison and a $75,000 fine, plus taxes and penalties. Um, she has no-one else to blame […]

SHOCK: Actor Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes Divorcing After Five Years of Marriage

SHOCK:  Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes divorcing after five years of marriage. So much for until death do us part. Um, Oprah….what do you have to say?

Drudge Report, Romney Campaign Upset Over Obama “Health Reform Still a BFD” T-Shirt

Drudge Report, Romney Campaign Upset Over Obama “Health Reform Still a BFD” T-Shirt

The Republicans, or Rethuglicans as I like to call them, are still reeling from Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts’ move to the left in upholding Obamacare. This time, they are taking aim at a t-shirt being sold by Obama for America (OFA), which pokes fun at healthcare reform. Romney […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, President Obama