Traverse City/ Northern Michigan Buzz:
What's up with the disposable water bottle ban in Traverse City? Kate Fox at 7 and 4 has more here...
Wow, homicide just outside of Petoskey? 9 and 10 has the full story here...
From theticker.tc: Area high school students and parents are invited to meet with representatives from more than 50 colleges and universities at the annual Traverse Bay Area College Night, to be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 9 at the Hagerty Center on NMC's Great Lakes Campus.
Nooo!!! After 30 years of marriage . . . and more than 40 years as a couple . . . 5-foot comedic superstar DANNY DEVITO and his 5-foot-1 bride RHEA PERLMAN are splitting up. There's no word why. Danny and Rhea got married in 1982. They have three kids, who are all in their 20s.
Well if the tabloids are right this isn't a big deal, but if they're wrong - uh oh. Whether KRISTEN STEWART and ROBERT PATTINSON like it or not, they're legally bound to promote "Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" together. A source says, quote, "The studio execs weren't happy when Rob and Kristen broke up, but this is why there are clauses about what is required of the stars to do." The movie opens November 16th.
After DEMI LOVATO went to that treatment center for . . . whatever it was she had to be treated for . . . she had to make some tough choices regarding the people she was hanging out with. She says, quote, "I did kind of a friend cleanse right after rehab, where I weeded out people who didn't have my best interests at heart. Now I have friends who love me for who I am and don't care about what I'm doing. Most of them aren't in the industry. Some of them don't even know my songs!"
Woow, I couldn't believe this. We heard MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY was dropping weight to play an AIDS patient in the movie "The Dallas Buyer's Club". Well, he was photographed leaving church with his mother on Sunday...
I was convinced this was all a show. An "American Idol" source says the MARIAH CAREY / NICKI MINAJ feud is "very real," and that the show wasn't able to film promos with them together last week. Also, the staff and crew is supposedly so fed up with it . . . that they're already wishing JENNIFER LOPEZ and STEVEN TYLER were back.
Whatever you do DON'T use this site, it will just drive you crazy! Single women NEVER stop overthinking the texts they get from guys. But now hundreds of people online can do it for you. A new site called HeTexted.com lets you post a text a guy sent you, and the people on the site vote whether he's into you, he's not into you, or the jury's still out.
Sure, war and famine are terrible . . . if you live in the Third World. But what about the irritating things we have to deal with here in the so-called 'First World'? According to a UNICEF survey, the four biggest "first-world problems" are slow internet access, not being able to find something at the grocery store, bad-tasting fruit, and bad haircuts.