Northern Michigan/ Traverse City Buzz
Michigan Now Reporting 43 Cases Of Fungal Meningitis - 9 and 10 News has more here...
Wow, M37 Gets shut down because of a an accident with a semi hauling bee hives. 7 and 4 News has more...
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The first official sighting of ROBERT PATTINSON and KRISTEN STEWART occurred Sunday night at a bar in Los Feliz, California. The two of them were out with about 10 friends, but sources say they, quote, "cozied up to each other."
In the new issue of "Vogue", RIHANNA explains that the rest of the world still hates CHRIS BROWN because WE haven't gotten the closure she has. She says, quote, "The world hasn't let go. They haven't seen any progress in our friendship, because they don't see anything. I don't know if people will stop soon, but I feel like as soon as they have closure to it, they will.
Despite reports of a breakup, KATY PERRY and JOHN MAYER are still ON. They even went to dinner together Sunday night in New York City. And the paparazzi got some photos.
BILL MURRAY has been known to do weird, random things. And usually, they're awesome. Like Sunday, when he crashed an adult kickball game in New York City. One of the players says Bill started talking to the players, then he went out onto the field and joined the game.
The third season premiere of "The Walking Dead" drew 10.9 million viewers on Sunday night, which is a HUGE number for cable. In fact, it's the biggest telecast for any drama series in basic cable history.
CHRISTOPHER LLOYD will guest star on a "Back to the Future"-themed episode of the Fox sitcom "Raising Hope". (--Of course, Christopher played Doc Brown in the "Back to the Future" movies.) On the episode, he's playing a loan collector . . . and at some point he drives a DeLorean . . . which was, of course, what Doc's time machine was made from in the movies. There's no airdate yet.
DAVID LETTERMAN'S sidekick PAUL SHAFFER says he might be ready to retire after his current deal, which runs through 2014. But, he hasn't made a final decision yet. He reportedly makes $5 million a year on "The Late Show".
Really!!?? According to a survey by a detergent company, if you want to pull chicks, wear a purple shirt. Women are twice as likely as guys to reject a possible date because of what they're wearing . . . and women are more likely to say yes to a guy if he's wearing a purple shirt when he asks her out. The next most successful color is black, followed by white. Guys are LEAST likely to get a girl to say yes if they wear blue or pink.
Last week, Pizza Hut announced they would give a person FREE PIZZA FOR LIFE if they attended the town hall Presidential debate between OBAMA and ROMNEY tonight, and asked the candidates whether they preferred sausage or pepperoni. They got a TON of bad press for it . . . so now they've backed off and are asking people NOT to ask that question.
On September 28th, a farmer near Milwaukee, Wisconsin was seriously injured in a combine accident while harvesting his crops . . . and his brother was killed. For two weeks, their 280 acres of crops just sat there . . . until Thursday, when volunteers from 50 neighboring farms came and harvested the family's fields for them. It would have taken the brothers 10 days to do it . . . but the neighbors got the job done in four hours.