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  • David Letterman Tears Paris Hilton To Shreds In Interview

    09/30/2007 2:22:27 PM PDT · by My Favorite Headache · 36 replies · 1,185+ views
    I am not a fan of Liberal Letterman at all..but he absolutely OWNED Paris Hilton on his show Friday night. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKSxHYK_wfs
  • Paris Hilton Plans Trip to Rwanda

    09/26/2007 9:47:41 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 13 replies · 465+ views
    People Magazine ^ | SEPTEMBER 26, 2007 | Sara Hammel
    Paris Hilton Plans Trip to Rwanda By Sara Hammel It's not the typical sort of hot spot she's used to, but Paris Hilton says that she's planning to hit the road to Rwanda. Apparently making good on her post-jail promise to help others, the socialite, 26, tells E! Online about her African ambitions, "I'll be going in November, after I get back from filming my movie. There's so much need in that area, and I feel like if I go, it will bring more attention to what people can do to help." Though a trouble spot of notorious proportions –...
  • Paris Hilton is left beer-eft (Banned from Oktoberfest for 'cheapening' the event)

    09/20/2007 2:53:12 PM PDT · by Stoat · 49 replies · 1,245+ views
    The Sun (U.K.) ^ | September 20, 2007
       Beer ban ... Paris   Paris Hilton is left beer-eft September 20, 2007           HEIRESS PARIS HILTON has been banned from Munich’s famed Oktoberfest for “cheapening” last year’s event.  Locals were outraged when the socialite, 26, arrived at the beer festival in plaits and traditional Bavarian dress to advertise a brand of canned wine. They accused organisers of selling out and making the event, which kicks off again this weekend, look shabby.Munich tourism chief Gabriele Weishaeupl announced yesterday that celebrity promotions “are completely prohibited by the new festival rules”.
  • Partying Paris Hilton comes unstuck and almost hits the deck

    09/18/2007 8:03:58 AM PDT · by John Cena · 20 replies · 329+ views
    Dailymail ^ | September 18, 2007 | Donna McConnell
    Socialite Paris Hilton came unstuck after a night on the tiles, as she stumbled in her gold high heels and had to be rescued by her entourage - but she seemed a lot more stable later on when bizarrely she was seen scaling an iron gate. Paris appeared to have taken full advantage of the free bar at the Emmy party she'd attended, and almost came a cropper as she tripped up on the kerbside. Scroll down for more... Stumble: Paris Hilton almost hits the tiles after a heavy night's partying at the Emmy's Lean on me: Paris gets a...
  • Christian Alternative to Secular Girl Scouts Growing, Expanding

    08/06/2007 2:13:36 PM PDT · by fgoodwin · 22 replies · 621+ views
    Christian Post ^ | Fri, Aug. 03, 2007 Posted: 20:14:11 PM EST | anon
    Christian Alternative to Secular Girl Scouts Growing, Expanding http://www.christianpost.com/article/20070803/28750_Christian_Alternative_to_Secular_Girl_Scouts_Growing,_Expanding.htm http://tinyurl.com/36w64j American Heritage Girls (AHG), a Christian alternative to Girl Scouts, has entered a new phase of growth this month with plans to expand to all 50 states by 2008. Fri, Aug. 03, 2007 Posted: 20:14:11 PM EST American Heritage Girls (AHG), a Christian alternative to Girl Scouts, has entered a new phase of growth this month with plans to expand to all 50 states by 2008. The 12-year-old organization offering girls programs that are God-centered has experienced unprecedented growth in recent years while large secular organizations such as t Girl...
  • Paris Hilton loses inheritance

    07/30/2007 8:23:46 AM PDT · by Borges · 84 replies · 3,073+ views
    News.com ^ | 7/30/07
    Party princess Paris Hilton is $60 million out of pocket after her billionaire grandfather - appalled by her jail term for drink-driving offences - axed her inheritance. Family patriarch Barron Hilton was already embarrassed by his granddaughter's wild behaviour - notably when her home sex video was leaked on the internet. But the 79-year-old considered her 23-day sentence last month the last straw. "He was, and is, extremely embarrassed by how the Hilton name has been sullied by Paris," says Jerry Oppenheimer, who wrote a biography of the clan called House Of Hilton.
  • Our cotton-candy-fluffy-bunny news

    07/30/2007 12:35:50 PM PDT · by JKrive · 8 replies · 523+ views
    WorldNetDaily.com ^ | 7-28-07 | Jonathan Krive
    This was a full week for the world media: President Bush explained that insurgents in Iraq are tied to al-Qaida, Attorney General Gonzalez sparred with U.S senators, and the Dow lost 226 points. Yet, as I watched the headlines blur across my TV screen, it was clear the media had "Hilton syndrome." Lindsay Lohan's arrest dominated headlines and was the lead story on almost every news program. A nauseating reminder of the Hilton media frenzy, America confirmed its infatuation with the cult of the celebrity. A month ago, when socialite Paris Hilton managed to get herself a jail sentence, the...
  • Everyone make Paris Hilton a scapegoat

    07/16/2007 4:41:57 PM PDT · by Maldarr · 27 replies · 817+ views
    poster | 7-16-07 | Maldarr
    What is the point of this? Is everyone, every opportunist coming out of the woodwork to exploit poor Paris for all that is wrong with the world? Inequalities in the penal system, blame Paris. Celebrity Justice(in this case, injustice). Global Warming, blame Ms Hilton. Decadent Pop Culture, blame Paris Fame for being famous, blame Paris I guess people need scapegoats! Problem is, if Paris Hilton is so vapid, so dumb, then she couldn't be causal for these problems, simply the end result. If Ms Hilton is famous for no good reason at all, then we have only ourselves to blame....
  • Musing On Amnesty, Paris Hilton and Gitmo [ExileStreet]

    07/16/2007 7:36:43 AM PDT · by ParsifalCA · 1 replies · 755+ views
    ExileStreet ^ | 7/16/07 | Burt Prelutsky
    Perhaps it’s all this warm weather, but I find myself bursting with notions. To begin with, I feel it’s high time that I stepped up to the plate and risked being called a few bad names by denying the myth of the essential Mexican. If you listen to such clodhoppers as George Bush and Ted Kennedy, you might actually get the idea that without a constant stream of Spanish-speaking illiterates, our economy would collapse like a punctured balloon. How is it, I wonder, that this nation managed to get along for the first 200 years of its existence? There are...
  • MSNBC Anchor Refuses To Report Lead Story On Paris Hilton

    07/12/2007 2:45:53 PM PDT · by steve-b · 39 replies · 3,441+ views
    MSNBC ^ | 6/27/07
    Watch as MSNBC anchor Mika Brzezinski refuses to report a lead story on Paris Hilton on live TV. She even tries to set the script on fire! If only more anchors could display this kind of bravery and integrity.
  • Al Gore's irked by much publicised 'save Paris Hilton' campaign

    06/19/2007 6:02:13 PM PDT · by melt · 41 replies · 2,745+ views
    Yahoo!News India ^ | 6/19/07 | ANI
    London, June 19 (ANI): Former US Vice-president Al Gore is enraged that his best of efforts to raise awareness about global warming are being overshadowed by the excessive media coverage of people's interest in saving Paris Hilton. ccording to reports, while the politician-turned- environmental campaigner has been trying to get his messages across to people, TV networks are donating the majority of their airtime to American socialite Paris Hilton's stint behind bars, and this is what is troubling him. "The G8 have been meeting in Germany and the United States is throwing a monkey wrench in the efforts to get...
  • In Wake of Gore Son Arrest, 'Today' Highlights Foibles of GOP Kids, Praises Chelsea

    07/06/2007 5:35:04 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 85 replies · 2,723+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    As noted here, MSNBC's John Ridley went off on Al Gore this morning, suggesting he should hug his kid rather than the planet, save his son, not ice caps. But over at NBC's "Today", it was a more predictable MSM response, as the show sought to downplay the Gore incident by pointing to Republican politicians whose kids have caused trouble, while praising Chelsea Clinton as unusually mature. Introducing the segment, Meredith Vieira shifted the spotlight from Gore's situation to the broader issues. 'TODAY' CO-HOST MEREDITH VIEIRA: And now to politicians and their children. It's tough being a parent, and as...
  • Orange County prosecutors have until Aug. 1 to charge Al Gore's son

    07/05/2007 6:37:24 PM PDT · by LdSentinal · 37 replies · 1,238+ views
    KSBY.com ^ | 7/5/07
    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Orange County prosecutors say they have until August first to decide whether to file charges against Al Gore's son following his arrest on suspicion of illegally possessing marijuana and prescription drugs. A sheriff's spokesman says Al Gore the Third was driving about 100 miles per hour on the San Diego Freeway early Wednesday when he was pulled over. Sheriff's deputies say they found a small amount of marijuana plus Xanax, Valium, Vicodin and Adderall, which is used for attention deficit disorder, in his Toyota Prius. Sheriff's officials say the 24-year-old Gore did not have a...
  • Did Paris Hilton & Lil' Kim Get It Worse than Scooter Libby? (MSM Spin/Barf Alert)

    07/03/2007 4:48:48 PM PDT · by hardback · 37 replies · 1,018+ views
    Music Television News ^ | Jul 3 2007 4:47 PM EDT | Chris Harris
    On Monday, I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, former chief of staff to Vice President Dick Cheney, got some good news. Convicted last month of lying to investigators and obstructing inquiries into the leak of former CIA agent Valerie Plame's identity, Libby learned he wouldn't have to serve his 30-month prison sentence — and had President George W. Bush to thank. The president commuted Libby's sentence, a move that falls just short of a full pardon (see "President Bush Commutes Lewis 'Scooter' Libby's Sentence In CIA Leak Case"). While largely expected, Bush's decision was met with praise from conservative activists and sparked...
  • Dog food can found in Paris Hilton's trash fetches $305 on eBay

    07/02/2007 5:47:54 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 8 replies · 336+ views
    An empty gourmet dog food can taken from Paris Hilton's trash fetched $305 in an eBay auction. The bidding that ended Sunday had reached $1.5 million, but some of the bids were retracted or canceled because the wrong amount was entered or they were not legitimate, according to the eBay Web site. The sellers were from the Web site HollywoodStarTrash.com, which also listed several other Hilton items for sale on eBay, including a used toothbrush that also sold for $305; two envelopes sent to her while she was in jail that sold for $510; and a Coke can for $51....
  • Paris, Spare Us [Heiresses should be seen and not heard]

    07/02/2007 2:10:19 PM PDT · by Caleb1411 · 20 replies · 797+ views
    Human Events ^ | 07/02/2007 | Jay D. Homnick
    In 2007 as in 1945 a shout of exultation rises from an exhausted populace: “Paris is free!” A new Paris, toughened by the rigors of a prison regimen, her jaw set in a determined moue, strides boldly into the public square to face whatever comes: “Have gum, will travel.” We are witnesses to a moment in history. We hate to make jest of Paris Sheraton or La Quinta or Hyatt, whatever her name is, especially in light of her secret medical condition. Her peace of mind should be our paramount concern. She told Larry King that “this is a crossroads...
  • VIDEO: Paris Hilton's favorite bible passage from Larry King Live (Miss Biblical Scholar)

    06/29/2007 4:20:34 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 32 replies · 730+ views
    YouTube ^ | June 27, 2007 | jrc0803
    Paris Hilton discusses her favorite bible passage and other problems she has. VIDEO.
  • What Was Paris Smoking? Videos belie ex-con Hilton's drug use denials to Larry King

    06/28/2007 12:11:32 PM PDT · by RDTF · 17 replies · 758+ views
    The Smoking Gun ^ | June 28, 2007
    JUNE 28--We hate to call ex-con Paris Hilton a liar, but when she told Larry King last night that she had never taken drugs, it seems that the heiress somehow forgot about the marijuana, hashish, mushrooms, and Quaaludes. Hilton's, um, familiarity with illegal substances was memorialized on home videos she shot over the past several years in various cities. As we've previously reported, her videos are available on a web site that charges about $20 for a one-month subscription. In the seven clips you'll find below, Hilton does (and talks) drugs with sister Nicky, former boyfriend Jason Shaw, assorted swells,...
  • ABC's Overnight Anchor Jokes About a ‘Skinny Death Match' Between Paris Hilton and Ann Coulter

    06/28/2007 8:58:23 AM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 66 replies · 2,570+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | 6/28/2007 | Matthew Balan
    ABC's "World News Now," a news program that airs at 3:30 am Eastern, when most people in the U.S. are fast asleep, replayed Jake Tapper's earlier "World News" report on the war of words between Elizabeth Edwards, the wife of Democrat presidential candidate John Edwards, and Ann Coulter during its broadcast on Thursday.At the conclusion of the report, hosts Taina Hernandez and Ryan Owens had a brief exchange, in which Owens proposed an "Ann Coulter blackout," similar to a "Paris Hilton blackout" that the program apparently has, and Hernandez, as a counterproposal, joked, "Or we can pit them together in...
  • Paris Hilton insists three-week prison stint has changed her (found God?)

    06/28/2007 8:02:45 AM PDT · by oakcon · 33 replies · 819+ views
    Reuters ^ | June 28, 2007 | Michelle Nichols
    NEW YORK -- Celebrity hotel heiress Paris Hilton has vowed to prove critics wrong and show she is a changed person after serving three weeks in jail for violating probation in a drunk-driving case. "I'm a good person. I'm a compassionate person. I have a big heart. I'm sincere, and they'll see," Ms. Hilton told People magazine in her first comments since being released on Tuesday from a Los Angeles jail. Ms. Hilton also spoke about why she was briefly released to home detention after just three days in jail - a move swiftly overruled by a judge after a...
  • A bizarre way to show remorse [re Paris Hilton]

    06/28/2007 3:49:14 AM PDT · by Clive · 32 replies · 2,393+ views
    Calgary Sun ^ | 2007-06-28 | Kevin Martin
    It was a phrase made famous by actress Ingrid Bergman's character Ilsa Lund in the classic Humphrey Bogart film Casablanca. But movie buffs and other show biz aficionados are far more likely these days to hear it from news editors and entertainment show producers. "We'll always have Paris," no longer applies to the romantic French metropolis which was where Lund and Bogart's Rick Blaine made magical love. Instead, it now pertains to that other Paris, the one whose name is on every television newscast and in every newspaper across North America and around the world. And the spectacle that is...
  • World Awaits the Release of Paris Hilton

    06/25/2007 7:33:30 AM PDT · by theFIRMbss · 41 replies · 1,143+ views
    KABC ^ | June 25, 2007 | KABC
    Temporary No Parking Signs Have Been Put Up in Front of the Hilton's Hollywood Hills Home LYNWOOD, June 25, 2007 (CNS) - Paris Hilton is to be released from jail sometime Tuesday, according to the Sheriff's Department, but paparazzi were camping out at the Lynwood jail overnight just in case the heiress is released sooner. A media madhouse was expected to ensure whenever "The Simple Life" star is sprung from the lockup, and temporary "no parking" signs have been set up in Hilton's Hollywood Hills neighborhood in an attempt to keep the paparazzi at bay. Over the weekend, mom Kathy...
  • (Vanity) Political Limerick 6-24-2007

    06/24/2007 7:38:23 AM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 324+ views
    grey_whiskers ^ | 6-24-2007 | grey_whiskers
    See for example this thread first. Now I've heard that the very next thing Paris Hilton will do's Larry King All her lame interviews will supplant the news ...and again when they tell her next fling!
  • Larry King Lands First Hilton Interview

    06/23/2007 7:01:12 PM PDT · by TornadoAlley3 · 21 replies · 474+ views
    philly.com ^ | 06/23/07 | JOHN ROGERS
    LOS ANGELES - Paris Hilton plans to appear on CNN's "Larry King Live" on Wednesday night, a day after she's scheduled to be released from jail, a spokeswoman for King said Saturday. "We do have Paris on Wednesday," said the show's spokeswoman, Bridget Leininger. "She'll do the whole hour." Hilton spokesman Elliott Mintz didn't immediately return a call seeking comment. CNN's announcement followed competition for the interview between ABC and NBC that ended Friday with both networks saying they were no longer interested. Both networks were embarrassed by reports that they were willing to pay the Hilton family for materials...
  • Bonfire of the Vanities(paris Hilton the Great White Candidate)?

    06/23/2007 3:54:34 PM PDT · by Maldarr · 41 replies · 869+ views
    Poster | 6-23-07 | Maldarr
    What I observed three weeks ago was a lynch mob against Paris Hilton anmd everybody was joining in! Paris Hilton with all her faults(they are many) does not deserve to be lynched, not by the Courts, not by the Public, the Press, not by Evil Rights Leaders or any opportunists. One of which I will describe as a fat ass Reverend Bacon type, and if you have read the Tom Wolfe novel or seen the movie, you know who and what I am talking about. Also we have an ambitious prosecutor wanting to score points by slamming a celebrity in...
  • Al Gore: Part of the Same Culture He Loathes

    06/23/2007 2:09:32 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies · 886+ views
    BC Politics ^ | June 21, 2007 | Mark Edward Manning
    Recently, The Sun — hardly the most erudite or sophisticated of Britain's newspapers, I grant you — published a feature article entitled "Why is TV more keen on Paris Hilton than on saving the planet?" Actually, it's not so much an article as a write-up of an interview with none other than Al Gore. "Al Gore is a man on a mission to save the planet — and is enraged that everyone else seems more interested in saving Paris Hilton," writes reporter Victoria Newton, who had a talk with the former Vice President. Now, I'm a little tired of Gore's...
  • THE GRUDGE REPORT - WITH APOLOGIES TO MATT DRUDGE

    06/17/2007 11:49:23 AM PDT · by firehat · 10 replies · 860+ views
    FIREHAT ^ | June 17, 2007 | Norman Liebmann
    THE GRUDGE REPORT © WITH APOLOGIES TO MATT DRUDGE by Norman Liebmann In order to be employed on a television series, every writer is obliged to follow one inflexible rule, i.e. nothing should happen for the first time – and if it should, it shouldn’t be now. Either the inestimable David Chase didn’t get the memo – or he chose to ignore it, for which the viewing public owes him a debt of gratitude. At his behest, The Sopranos didn’t end, it just quit, and that was as final as finality ever gets. For those people who are offended by...
  • World needs Paris

    06/16/2007 8:28:55 AM PDT · by Clive · 19 replies · 1,364+ views
    Toronto Sun ^ | 2007-06-16 | Michael Coren
    Thank goodness for Paris Hilton. She may be a vacuous bimbo with the intelligence of an inanimate object, but she knows precisely how Hollywood celebrities are supposed to behave. Get drunk, drive fast, dance long, cry in public, be sluttish and make absolutely no contribution to anyone or anything. And for all of her witless posing, she does little harm and claims nothing more than what she is. Which is, oddly enough, nothing. No attempt to tell the unwashed how to live, no inflated political statements, no irksome polemics on the international stage. Which brings us to the glamorous set...
  • Hilton Will do More Time than Most

    06/14/2007 9:21:01 PM PDT · by at bay · 47 replies · 1,146+ views
    LA Times ^ | June 14, 2007 | Jack Leonard, Doug Smith
    Paris Hilton will end up serving more time behind bars than the vast majority of inmates sent to L.A. County Jail for similar offenses, according to a Times analysis of jail records. Whether Hilton received special treatment from the Sheriff's Department has become the subject of much debate since Sheriff Lee Baca last week allowed the hotel heiress to go home after less than four full days in jail, despite a promise that she would serve 23 days of a 45-day sentence. The Times analyzed 2 million jail releases and found 1,500 cases since July 2002 that — like Hilton's...
  • Paris Hilton and Immigration Reform (Juan McCain & Fred Thompson discussed)

    06/12/2007 10:14:19 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 6 replies · 663+ views
    Real Clear Politics ^ | June 13, 2007 | Maggie Gallagher
    Why did the immigration bill fail? Ask Paris Hilton. Don't ask President Bush, who signaled his final divorce from contact with reality on the ground here in America by telling a journalist in Bulgaria, "I'll see you at the bill-signing." Don't ask Harry Reid, whose favorability ranking tanked to 19 percent in the latest Rasmussen poll. A new Los Angeles Times/Bloomberg poll found Congress' approval ratings are now the lowest in a decade -- just 27 percent. At 36 percent, Nancy Pelosi's approval ratings now rival Bush's. Both Democrats appear remarkably unfazed: "Representatives of Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry...
  • One Nation, Under Men With Liberty for few and Justice for None…

    06/12/2007 1:13:29 PM PDT · by PlainOleAmerican · 8 replies · 773+ views
    Capitol Hill ^ | Jun 12, 07 | JB Williams
    Am I the only one left in America who is sane enough to see something horribly disturbing about these two headlines? US Court Orders Release Of Enemy Combatant From Military Detention and Paris Hilton Ordered Back To Jail… Do I understand this correctly? Spoiled little rich snobs caught speeding without a drivers license must do hard time, but members of Al Qaeda and enemy combatants must go free? (snip) To the best of anyone’s knowledge, Paris Hilton is not plotting to destroy anything more than a good party, while those enjoying free room and board at Gitmo would like nothing...
  • Paris Hilton ! Paris HILTON !! PARIS HILTON !!!

    06/12/2007 12:58:57 PM PDT · by genefromjersey · 3 replies · 417+ views
    The Inside Straight ^ | 06/12/07 | vanity
    Just when you thought it might be safe to stop thinking about Paris Hilton for a while...
  • Nicky (Hilton) & Stavros Get VIP Treatment at Paris' Jail

    06/12/2007 9:12:06 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 9 replies · 595+ views
    http://www.tmz.com/ ^ | June 11, 2007 | TMZ staff
    With just about every single media outlet on the planet trying to shove a mic in their faces, Paris' sister Nicky and on-again off-again-who-knows-what Stavros Niarchos rolled down to Twin Towers Correctional Facility in Los Angeles yesterday to visit Paris -- waltzing right into the building without having to wait in the ridiculously long visitors line. Family members and friends of other inmates complained that they had to wait for more than three hours. But TMZ has learned that the two were ushered in during a break in the normal visitor schedule, due to Paris' "special needs" situation. While she...
  • Celebs refuse to support Paris Hilton

    06/12/2007 8:37:46 AM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 20 replies · 1,345+ views
    China Daily/AP ^ | 6/12/2007 | AP
    Celebs refuse to support Paris Hilton (AP) Updated: 2007-06-12 16:14 Celebrities who fall on tough legal times can often rely on their fellow stars for support. Jodie Foster spoke out on Mel Gibson's behalf after his anti-Semitic tirade last summer. The cast of The View gave Alec Baldwin a place to explain his custody battle and an angry voicemail message he left for his 11-year-old daughter. Robert Downey, Jun was welcomed with understanding and job offers after his multiple drug arrests. But few Hollywood players have come out in support of Paris Hilton, who was sentenced to 45 days in...
  • Hilton Says She'll No Longer 'Act Dumb'

    06/11/2007 8:36:28 PM PDT · by indcons · 56 replies · 1,278+ views
    AP/Breibart ^ | Jun 11 | AP
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Paris Hilton says she is locking up her "dumb" act and throwing away the key. Hilton revealed her new outlook in a weekend phone call to Barbara Walters from a county jail medical ward where she is serving out a 45- day sentence for violating probation in an alcohol-related reckless driving case. "I used to act dumb. It was an act. I am 26 years old, and that act is no longer cute," Hilton said during the call, according to an account posted by Walters on ABC's Web site. "It is not who I am, nor...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Hilton Calls Barbara Walters From Jail -- 'God Has Released Me'

    06/11/2007 3:29:50 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 89 replies · 2,381+ views
    ABC News ^ | June 11, 2007 | Barbara Walters
    She 'Was Severely Depressed and Felt as If I Was in a Cage,' but now Has 'New Chance' On Sunday at 3 p.m., Paris Hilton phoned me collect from jail. Prisoners must call collect. The unusual conversation came about because Kathy Hilton, Paris' mother, had phoned me, and while we were talking, Paris called on the other line. When she heard I was talking to her mother, she said she'd like to talk to me herself. She sounded tired but totally aware of what she was saying. "How are you?" I asked. Paris answered, "I'm hanging in there." But she...
  • Paris: I Used To Act Dumb (Hilton finds God!!)

    06/11/2007 5:00:37 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 22 replies · 707+ views
    WCBSTV.COM ^ | 11 JUNE 2007 | AP
    In First Interview Behind Bars, Hilton Says Her "Dumb" Act Is No Longer Cute (CBS) NEW YORK -- In her first interview behind bars, Paris Hilton says that God has given her a "new chance" and that her ordeal has inspired her to make a difference when she is released later this month. On Sunday, Hilton made a collect call to Barbara Walters and discussed her state of mind and how jail has changed her. On Monday, Walters read quotes from her discussion with Hilton on ABC's "The View." "I used to act dumb. It was an act, and that...
  • No Dummy, No More?

    06/11/2007 11:55:31 AM PDT · by occu77 · 4 replies · 253+ views
    The Missal ^ | 6/11/07 | Jack
    What, exactly, to make of this story? I can’t tell you, and in one sense I couldn’t care less. While a good cross section of American popular culture and media has been both enamored of and entirely engrossed within the bounds of this silly story, I basically agreed with the statement posted by Hilton’s spokesman (whoever that might be) which basically concluded that, “much more important things are occurring in the world.” Amen, brother, or sister. A helluvah lot more important. And while I suspect Paris Hilton is no genius (nor am I the kinda person who thinks genius is...
  • Poll: Majority Says Paris Hilton’s Plight Good for America

    06/11/2007 10:27:17 AM PDT · by Lucky9teen · 13 replies · 763+ views
    www.scrappleface.com ^ | June 10, 2007 | by Scott Ott
    (2007-06-10) — An overwhelming majority of Americans say they’ve never felt better about themselves than during the past several weeks as they follow the story of Paris’ Hilton’s conviction and incarceration. “It’s the best thing that’s ever happened to me,” said one poll respondent, a resident of suburban Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. “Just knowing that rich, famous, beautiful people can be miserable, pathetic losers gives me hope that my own troubled existence may have meaning. I can’t get enough of this story on TV. Every moment is like a multivitamin for my ego.” Indeed, some 87 percent of those polled said they...
  • Psych ward no Hilton, say L.A. jail vets

    06/11/2007 9:56:11 AM PDT · by Anti-Bubba182 · 59 replies · 1,926+ views
    NY DAILY NEWS ^ | June 11th 2007 | SOO YOUN
    LOS ANGELES - Paris Hilton's latest jail cell may be as far from a Hilton hotel as she's ever been. The heiress has been in the medical unit of the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in Los Angeles since Friday. Inmates call it "the crazy ward" because it houses psychiatric patients. "When I was here, it was the worst of the worst," said Donese Allen, 40, who said she stayed in the unit because she had seizures.[snip].. He said meals consist of "mystery meat" sandwiches; ground beef and potatoes on toast, popularly known as "s--- on a shingle," or macaroni and...
  • Hilton says she'll no longer `act dumb'

    06/11/2007 9:53:49 AM PDT · by Brilliant · 128 replies · 3,452+ views
    AP via Yahoo! ^ | 6/11/2007 | AP
    Paris Hilton says she will no longer "act dumb." The reality TV star and relentless publicity-seeker spoke with Barbara Walters by phone Sunday, a day after releasing a statement saying she hoped the media would focus on "more important things" than her 45-day jail sentence, according to ABC News' Web site. "I used to act dumb. ... That act is no longer cute," ABC quoted Hilton as saying. After spending three days in jail in a reckless driving case, Hilton was briefly released to home confinement Thursday for an undisclosed medical condition. An outraged judge sent her back to jail...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Hilton Calls Barbara Walters from Jail(For those who care...)

    06/11/2007 7:04:23 AM PDT · by kellynla · 34 replies · 948+ views
    ABC NEWS ^ | June 11, 2007 | staff
    In jail serving out the remainder of her sentence for violating parole on reckless driving charges, Paris Hilton phoned ABC News' Barbara Walters Sunday to discuss her state of mind, her experience in prison and how she feels she has changed. Barbara Walters will discuss more of her conversation with Paris Hilton on "The View" at 11 a.m. ET. Hilton said jail and the chaos surrounding her sentence have made her realize she must clean up her act. "I used to act dumb," she told Walters in the exclusive phone conversation. "That act is no longer cute. Now, I would...
  • Why was Paris Hilton released? (Sheriff 'favoritism'???)

    06/11/2007 3:18:12 AM PDT · by Aussie Dasher · 49 replies · 2,236+ views
    Herald Sun ^ | 11 June 2007
    PARIS Hilton's billionaire grandfather donated money to the election campaign of the sheriff who released the 26-year-old American hotel heiress from jail, it has been revealed. The contribution from William Barron Hilton, 78, co-chairman of the Hilton Hotel chain, to Sheriff Lee Baca's re-election campaign is revealed in financial records. A friend of the Hilton family said the temporary release of the heiress last week may have been a "quid pro quo". "A member of her family has been a contributor to Baca's campaign and this may have been payback time," the friend said. "Her entourage initially were confident she...
  • Drudge Report Radio ... June 10, 2007 [LISTEN LIVE]

    06/10/2007 4:12:37 PM PDT · by lainie · 366 replies · 4,261+ views
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  • Paris Hilton Says She Won't Appeal Jail Sentence

    06/10/2007 11:57:05 AM PDT · by BulletBobCo · 14 replies · 441+ views
    FOX NEWS ^ | June 10, 2007
    LOS ANGELES — A day after a tearful Paris Hilton was ordered back to jail, the hotel heiress said she won't appeal her 45-day jail sentence and is "learning and growing" from her time behind bars. Her change of heart came Saturday when she announced in a statement released by one of her attorneys that she won't fight her sentence after a brief stint under house arrest at her Hollywood Hills home. "Today, I told my attorneys not to appeal the judge's decision," Hilton said in the statement. "While I greatly appreciate the sheriff's concern for my health and welfare,...
  • Poo-hoo, she isn't life of the potty (Paris Hilton feared Jail Toilet Photo)

    06/10/2007 12:14:32 PM PDT · by Anti-Bubba182 · 200 replies · 6,117+ views
    NY Daily News. ^ | June 10th 2007 | MICHELLE CARUSO
    LOS ANGELES - It was apparently the one time she was camera-shy. Paris Hilton was so terrified guards would snap a cell-phone picture of her on the toilet that she didn't eat or drink for three days, which left her facing a life-threatening collapse, a source told the Daily News. She also was not taking prescribed medication while in jail, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca said. The stainless steel lavatory in the hotel heiress' 12-foot-by-8-foot cell was in plain view of a large window in the door, which guards could look through 24 hours a day. "She was absolutely...
  • Study: Relatively new STD eclipses gonorrhea

    06/09/2007 12:49:51 PM PDT · by SoldierMedic · 15 replies · 545+ views
    NEW YORK - A relatively new sexually transmitted infection has surpassed Neisseria gonorrhea in prevalence among young adults in the U.S., according to a new study.
  • Paris Hilton not eating or sleeping: report ("has been crying a lot, praying","extremely withdrawn")

    06/09/2007 8:40:24 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 38 replies · 1,280+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 6/9/07 | Reuters
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Paris Hilton has not eaten or slept since arriving at the medical ward of a Los Angeles jail and is being given psychoactive drugs, celebrity Web site TMZ.com reported on Saturday, citing law enforcement sources. The socialite and hotel heiress was ordered back to jail on Friday after a judge overruled a sheriff's decision to place her under house arrest for psychological problems after she had spent three days of an expected three-week term behind bars. The 26-year-old "has been crying a lot, praying" and is "extremely withdrawn," TMZ reported. Hilton was visited by her psychiatrist,...
  • Sheriff under fire in Paris Hilton case

    06/09/2007 5:14:25 PM PDT · by george76 · 23 replies · 925+ views
    The Associated Press ^ | Jun 8 | MICHAEL BLOOD
    - This is not the first time that Lee Baca, the sheriff who opened the jail door for Paris Hilton, has had his judgment questioned. He's been accused of using his authority to benefit friends and supporters. Since taking office he's accepted thousands of dollars worth of freebie meals, sports tickets and trips. Now Baca is facing accusations of favoritism after making the decision that allowed Hilton to leave jail Thursday to serve out her sentence at her West Hollywood home. After ordering Hilton back to her cell Friday, Superior Court Judge Michael T. Sauer said he "at no time...
  • Doug Giles: America’s Obsession with Stupid Sluts

    06/09/2007 2:40:00 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 82 replies · 2,904+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | 6/9/07 | Doug Giles
    Have we, as a nation, become completely fascinated with stupid chicks—or what?!? Girls, if you want to have our society’s spotlight shine down on you for no real reason other than you’re an idiotic, drunken narcissistic whore, well then . . . this is your window of opportunity, girlfriend! (*Remember: the opportunity of a lifetime must be seized within the lifetime of the opportunity. You can get more successful loser principles from my new book, 10 Habits of Decidedly Defective People: The Successful Loser’s Guide to Life!) Yes, ladies, if you . . . 1. are a semi-decent looking ditz...