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4/6/2013 - Awkward! Jesse Eisenberg branded a 'jerk' after mocking blogger in cringe-worthy interview

The Social Network star Jesse Eisenberg has been branded a 'jerk' after an awkward interview with a blogger.

The 29-year-old created a rather tense atmosphere for a younger interviewer as he promoted his new film Now You See Me.

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Egocentric: Jesse Eisenberg was interviewed for his new film Now You See Me as part of a webisodeEgocentric: Jesse Eisenberg was interviewed for his new film Now You See Me as part of a webisode

The actor mocked host Romina Puga while appearing on her Univision show, Say My Name With Romina.

And it might be put down to his dry sense of humour initially, Romina says she was left feeling 'humiliated' and felt her self-esteem had been 'butchered'.

In video published via her blog, Jesse seems immediately ready to criticise her techniques, hardly allowing her to complete her first question after she refers to actor Morgan Freeman by his last name only.

He'll be the critic: The 29-year-old made offensive remarks throughout Say My Name with RominaHe'll be the critic: The 29-year-old made offensive remarks throughout Say My Name with Romina

‘Freeman? Who are you? What are you on a baseball team with him?’ the thespian confidently laughs, causing her to nervously giggle.

Romina clearly tries to move the interview in a more light-hearted direction by playing a magic-debunking game with him.

During the 'trick', Romina revealed some notes jotted down on her palms, giving Jesse more material to poke fun at her.

Carry on: The brunette powered through questions despite being confronted by a brick wall every time
Carry on: The brunette powered through questions despite being confronted by a brick wall every time

Carry on: The brunette powered through questions despite being confronted by a brick wall every time

‘You wonder what it’s like to work with Morgan Freeman and you can’t remember that?’ he mocked.

‘Don’t call Morgan Freeman, “Freeman” like you’re on a little league softball team.’

As he prepared to show Romina how it’s done with a card trick, he dubbed her the ‘Carrot Top of interviewers’ due to her use of props.

The famously orange-haired comedian’s usual routine incorporates dozens of props which he describes in one line before throwing it away as part of the typical joke.

Obviously upset by the comparison, she told Jesse she was going to cry, to which he responded ‘Don’t cry now, wait until after the interview is over because otherwise I’ll look like I’m responsible for it.’

Even though the brunette let him know he was indeed the reason behind her feeling sad, he commented, ‘I don’t want to know that though…. I said your name into the camera what else do you want from me?’

How it's done: Jesse was keen to show off his magic skillsHow it's done: Jesse was keen to show off his magic skills

Asking him to speed up his chat so she could leave the session faster, he hit back ‘Hey, you’re on my time here.’

Despite her mustering together some enthusiasm for his unskilled trick, Jesse provided backchat throughout.

The clip ended with more rude musings from Jesse as he only very softly spoke her name into the camera, a request all interview subjects are asked to do.

After bombarding Romina with a series of questions about how the material will be used and being directed to use volume as if trying to find her in a crowd, he reluctantly carried out the task.

‘The thing is I actually didn’t want to find you I was hoping to stay alone,’ he chuckled.

'You're suck a jerk,' she responded.

Not acting: Romina explained on her blog that he was even unpleasant to her when the camera was off
Not acting: Romina explained on her blog that he was even unpleasant to her when the camera was off

Not acting: Romina explained on her blog that he was even unpleasant to her when the camera was off

Romina later put up a blogpost titled 'Jesse Eisenberg isn’t very nice'.

'So, I was just humiliated by Jesse Eisenberg,' she wrote.

‘When the five minute “interview” (more like self-esteem butchering) were finally over I went behind a curtain to wait for the memory cards from the interview. 

‘I peeked around the curtain to ask Jesse about his neighborhood in New York (he lives a few blocks from where I used to live) and he immediately says, “You’re still here?”’

Jesse seems to be an expert at smart remarks according to Wikipedia.

In 2006 he came up with an idea for a simple website where people could respond to a daily wordplay topic in an attempt to ‘one-up’ each other in the cleverness of their response.

Now You See Me: He stars in the new film with Isla Fisher, Woody Harrelson and Dave Franco amongst othersNow You See Me: He stars in the new film with Isla Fisher, Woody Harrelson and Dave Franco amongst others
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4/6/2013 - Sean Parker fined $2.5m after building movie-like set on protected coastline without proper permits for lavish wedding

Facebook billionaire Sean Parker has been slapped with a $2.5 million penalty after he failed to get the proper permits for his 'Game of Thrones' style Big Sur wedding.

The California Coastal Commission and Parker said they have reached a settlement to pay for coastal conservation programs after the Napster co-founder built a large movie-set like wedding site in an ecologically sensitive area of Big Sur.

Officials were tipped off about Parker's lavish $10 million wedding, which saw him build a cottage, fake ruins, waterfalls, staircases and a huge dance floor near iconic redwoods and a stream with threatened steelhead trout, when neighbors complained.

The complaints prompted a county investigation into the construction at a closed campground owned by Ventana Inn & Spa. The Ventana is negotiating a separate settlement for allowing the construction to occur.



ParkerExpensive wedding: Former Facebook president and Napster co-founder Sean Parker, right, has been fined $2.5 million after his $10 million wedding on Saturday

sean parkerAhead of the big day: One guest snapped a photograph of the rehearsal dinner the night before

The Ventana is located within the coastal zone, an area regulated by the commission, an independent state agency that oversees coastal development. Any significant construction within the zone has to be permitted.

When staff inspected, they found the temporary structures had already been built, but allowed the wedding to proceed anyway.

The commission started negotiating a settlement with Parker and his representatives for the violations instead of shutting the event down.

'Mr. Parker has been extremely cooperative and actively involved in working with Coastal Commission staff to reach this resolution which both addresses our Coastal Act concerns and will result in greater coastal access and conservation in the Big Sur and Monterey Peninsula areas,' Charles Lester, the commission's executive director, said in a statement.

Parker, 33, the former president of Facebook who was portrayed by Justin Timberlake in the movie 'The Social Network,' married singer-songwriter Alexandra Lenas on Saturday in a ceremony with gowns and sets made by a designer for the 'Lord of the Rings' films.

Since Parker did not get permits for the construction, commission staff will oversee the breakdown of the vast set so no damage is done to the environment. The commission said no major damage had yet been done, but it wanted to reach a deal quickly so the violating structures could be removed safely.

LovebirdsLovebirds: Sean Parker and Alexandra Lenas (pictured at the Charity Water gala in October 2012) said 'I Do' on Saturday before 300 guests at Big Sur

Location: The Ventana Inn in Big Sur, California on Saturday, where 300 guests attended the weddingLocation: The tech star constructed an over-the-top movie-like set at The Ventana Inn in Big Sur, California, pictured

Estate: They used two terraces at The Inn. Staff said guests would experience the 'essence of romance'Estate: They used two terraces at The Inn. Ahead of the wedding, staff said guests would experience the 'essence of romance'

'Normally (negotiations) happen over a couple of months, but because of the nature of the violations here we wanted to get it out as soon as possible so Mr. Parker could go ahead and do the work the way it should be done,' said Lisa Haage, the commission's chief of enforcement.

Money from the agreement may be used to purchase public easements and hiking trails in the Big Sur area and as grants for nonprofits doing conservation projects.

Also, as part of the settlement, Parker will have to produce and distribute a public education video or create a mobile app aimed at helping to identify areas where the public can access the coast.

Haage said the commission is hopeful Parker's assistance will help it spread more information about California's coastal resources.

Parker said he was delighted to help.

'We always dreamed of getting married in Big Sur, one of the most magical places on Earth,' Parker said in a statement. 'In continuing my foundation's mission, we are excited to support these important conservation-related projects for and with the local community.'

The commission will vote on the agreement at its next meeting scheduled June 14.

The pair's story-book forest wedding took place in front of 300 friends and family members.

Looking every inch the happy couple, the Internet entrepreneur who is estimated to be worth $2 billion is now officially hitched to the mother of his young daughter after his wedding at the swanky Ventana Inn.

Venue: A landscaping firm built fake ruins, waterfalls, ponds and bridges at The Inn for the weddingVenue: A landscaping firm built fake ruins, waterfalls, ponds and bridges at The Inn for the wedding but Parker didn't get the proper permits



Outside: The wedding cars are seen outside the venue, which was filled with $1 million worth of flowersOutside: The wedding cars are seen outside the venue, which was filled with $1 million worth of flowers

Getting ready: This image shows guests preparing for the wedding rehearsal dinnerGetting ready: This image shows guests preparing for the wedding rehearsal dinner

The ceremony and reception featured opulent decorations including a ruin, a waterfall and long feast style tables.

'Forget what you heard about Sean Parker's wedding,' friend John Perry Barlow tweeted following the ceremony. 'It [was] elegant, tasteful, and magical.'

They 'have just been enormously generous to their friends. We are all very grateful', he wrote.


The bride wore a dress that appears similar to Daenerys Targaryen from the hit HBO show, Game of Thrones.

Parker is believed to have shelled out $10 million to turn the boutique hotel into what looked like a movie set, equipped with outfits for guests designed by the costume designer for the Lord of the Rings movies.

One source told the New York Post that guests 'entered down a long trail and came to a big gate and entered this other world in a forest there'... They made the forest come alive.'

The ceremony was officiated by Unitarian Universalist minister John A. Buehrens.




The extensive guest list included Sting and his wife Trudie, Allison Williams, Emma Watson, Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich, Perry and Etty Farrell and Lucian Grainge.

Jacqueline Laurita, from the Real Housewives of New Jersey, also attended the event and shared photographs of the lavish hotel on Twitter.

'Words can not even describe how beautiful the wedding I went to yesterday was,' she gushed. 'Nothing like I've ever seen. I felt like I was in a fairy [tale].'

Stunning: Singer-songwriter Alexandra, 24, looks radiant in this photograph taken by a friendStunning: Singer-songwriter Alexandra, 24, looks radiant in this photograph taken by a friend

Lavish: The couple's wedding cake can be seen among the forest setting at the celebrations in Big SurLavish: The couple's wedding cake can be seen among the forest setting at the celebrations in Big Sur



sean parkerWarm weather: Victoria Lenas, sister of the bride, Alexandra Lenas enjoys brunch before the wedding with breathtaking views of the California coast

The political world was represented by California Attorney General Kamela Harris, Lt. Gov Gavin Newsom and Newark Mayor Cory Booker.

Lenas' gown was by Elie Saab, while Parker, 33, the couple's infant daughter Winter Victoria and the guests were dressed by Academy Award-winning costume designer Ngila Dickson.

Designer Ken Fulk, caterer Paula LeDuc and designer Preston Bailey, who designed the flowers, all helped coordinate the massive affair. Mark Seliger was the photographer.

Guests enjoyed cake from Perfect Endings as well as music by Loreena McKennitt and The Good The Bad and The Ginger.

Parker had previously denied the Game of Thrones theme on his Twitter account, but admitted they would be instructing guests on what to wear.

'Just because we don't trust our guests to dress themselves properly doesn't mean we want them to look like #GoT characters,' he wrote in April.

'Academy award winning costume designer Ngila Dickson is creating gorgeous, inspiring, and unique designs that are both modern and whimsical.'

He hired a landscaping company to build fake ruins, waterfalls, man made ponds, bridges and a gated cottage in the surrounding woods at the hotel, sources told TMZ in April.


Picturesque: This image across the water on the California coast shows the site of the weddingPicturesque: This image across the water on the California coast shows the site of the wedding
BeautifulBeautiful: The California Coastal Commission was called in to investigate whether the inn had procured the proper permits for the wedding-related construction

The venue included two terraces that are used for weddings, that offer 'privacy and an uninterrupted 50-mile view of the Big Sur coastline to the south,' according to its website. 

The Inn boasts its design is mean to 'complement nature and encourage guests to experience the essence of romance.'

Residents in the California community have been less than thrilled with the attention Parker's spectacle has attracted.

The San Jose Mercury News reported earlier that the California Coastal Commission was called in to investigate whether the inn had procured the proper permits for the wedding-related construction.

'We're pretty used to celebrities being in Big Sur. But for this one, they've basically built a movie set to have their wedding,' Stan Russell, head of the city's chamber of commerce, told the paper.

Russell said the construction would go away after the Saturday bash and expects the attention the town receives could actually help the wedding industry in the city.

'The wedding planners in Big Sur are planning ahead for 2014 already, because they're booked. People want to come and see what all of the excitement's about,' Russell said.

Guests were expected to enter through a $600,000 gate, dance on a $350,000 floor and walk past more than $1 million worth of plants and flowers, the gossip website site.

The New York Post reported that the save-the-date cards for the June 1 wedding look like wizard scrolls.


Ideal setting:Ideal setting: Sean Parker married his girlfriend on Saturday before 300 guests at the Ventana Inn in Big Sur


CelebrationCelebration: The entrepreneur has spent an estimated $10 million to construct the extravagant, Game of Thrones-themed setting for his nuptials

BusinessBusiness: The town's chamber of commerce expects that Parker's extravagant ceremony could spark a wedding boom in the California town

'There is a chance the wedding could end up looking like an episode of Game of Thrones,' an insider told the Post.

Game of Thrones is a popular Medieval fantasy TV show on HBO that features knights and dragons and sorcery.

Parker is worth an estimated $2 billion after becoming the founder of Napster and other tech start-ups and working with Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg during the early days of the social network.

The internet guru is most famous for his portrayal in the movie Social Network, which details the role he played in the beginnings of Facebook. Justin Timberlake played him in the Oscar-winning movie.

Parker proposed to Lenas, a singer-songwriter, in February after she gave birth to the couple's daughter, Winter Victoria Parker.


ExtravagantExtravagant: The billionaire entrepreneur was hit with the fine after he hired a landscaping company to build fake ruins, waterfalls, man made ponds, bridges and a gated cottage in the surrounding woods at the hotel

LocationLocation: Big Sur, California is an easy distance for Parker's A-list guests from Silicon Valley and Hollywood
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4/6/2013 - Isabel Marant Shoes Are To Your Reference

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1/6/2013 - Bikini girl AnnaLynne McCord joins her look-alike sisters at beach as she makes the most of life after 90210

AnnaLynne McCord is certainly putting her free time to good use.

While she may not be working on show Beverly Hills 90210 any more, AnnaLynne is busy working on something - her tan.

The CW star and her sisters Angel and Rachel enjoyed a sunny day at the beach in Los Angeles, California, on Thursday.

Toned and terrific: AnnaLynn McCord hit the beach in Los Angeles, California, on Thursday

Toned and terrific: AnnaLynn McCord hit the beach in Los Angeles, California, on Thursday

Family fun: She was joined by her sisters Angel and Rachel

Family fun: She was joined by her sisters Angel and Rachel

The actress does of course have a lot of free time on her hands now that her show has been cancelled, so she is making sure to spend it with her loved ones.

Despite hanging almost every day, the close group seemed very excited to be able to have a beach day together.

AnnaLynne and Rachel laughed and chatted non stop as they headed down the sandy beach, taking their time to pick a spot despite almost having the entire place to themselves.

Beach day: While she may not be working on show Beverly Hills 90210 any more, AnnaLynne is busy working on something - her tan

Beach day: While she may not be working on show Beverly Hills 90210 any more, AnnaLynne is busy working on something - her tan

The waiting game: The 25-year-old and Rachel were the first to arrive and enjoyed some chocolates while they waited on their sister

The waiting game: The 25-year-old and Rachel were the first to arrive and enjoyed some chocolates while they waited on their sister

Waiting for their sister to arrive, the pair walked slowly down the beach with the 25-year-old actress showing off her slender frame as she walked along.

For her stride across the sand AnnaLynne wore a blue and pink bikini showing off her abs with a paisley light and dark blue stripped sarong casually thrown around her waist.

But once the girls had found their perfect position on the beach, the 25-year-old was quick to rip off her beach cover up and get her body in the sun.

Perfect! AnnaLynne and Rachel took their time to pick a spot despite almost having the entire place to themselves

Perfect! AnnaLynne and Rachel took their time to pick a spot despite almost having the entire place to themselves

Show me the sun: The 25-year-old was quick to rip off her sarong off and get her body in the sun once they found a good spot
Show me the sun: The 25-year-old was quick to rip off her sarong off and get her body in the sun once they found a good spot

Show me the sun: The 25-year-old was quick to rip off her sarong off and get her body in the sun once they found a good spot

Moments later the pair were joined by older sister Angel and they could not hold in their excitement.

Running over to each other, the trio locked themselves into a big three-way hug before heading back to the serious business of tanning.

However, clearly AnnaLynne did not want to take any chances first lathering herself in sunscreen, before enlisting the help of Angel to spray all those cheeky spots on her back that she just could not reach.

Unlike her sister, Angel kept covered up in a blue and white tie dye dress, no doubt in an attempt to keep her much fairer skin out of the sun.

She's here! When older sister Angel and the pair could not hold in their excitement

She's here! When older sister Angel and the pair could not hold in their excitement

Group hug: The trio locked themselves into a big three-way hug

Group hug: The trio locked themselves into a big three-way hug

That was not such a concern for the youngest of the McCord sisters.

Rachel put her athletic and tanned figure on display in an orange barely there bikini bottom and strapless floral bandeau top that kept threatening to fall down.

Luckily she had her sisters looking out for her and Rachel managed to avoid a wardrobe malfunction.

With a whole day at the beach the trio found numerous ways to amuse themselves - all of which ended up in hysterical laughter.

Helping hand: AnnaLynne got Angel to spray all those cheeky spots on her back that she just could not reach

Helping hand: AnnaLynne got Angel to spray all those cheeky spots on her back that she just could not reach

Can never be too careful: The actress made sure to spray sunscreen everywhere
Can never be too careful: The actress made sure to spray sunscreen everywhere

Can never be too careful: The actress made sure to spray sunscreen everywhere

No bikini needed: Unlike her sister, Angel kept covered up in a blue and white tie dye dress, no doubt in an attempt to keep her much fairer skin out of the sun

No bikini needed: Unlike her sister, Angel kept covered up in a blue and white tie dye dress, no doubt in an attempt to keep her much fairer skin out of the sun

While both AnnaLynne and Rachel tried to sun bake both quickly bored of it so the 90210 star decided to show off her yoga moves.

Brunette beauty showed off near perfect form as as stretched out on her hands, holding a reverse plank position, much to the amusement of her sisters.

The three girls then took up a modified game of beach volleyball, playing while seated on the sand.

Teeny weeny bikini: Rachel put her athletic and tanned figure on display in an orange barely there bikini bottom and strapless floral bandeau top that kept threatening to fall down

Teeny weeny bikini: Rachel put her athletic and tanned figure on display in an orange barely there bikini bottom and strapless floral bandeau top that kept threatening to fall down

Beach yoga? While both AnnaLynne and Rachel tried to sun bake both quickly bored of it so the 90210 star decided to show off her yoga moves

Beach yoga? While both AnnaLynne and Rachel tried to sun bake both quickly bored of it so the 90210 star decided to show off her yoga moves

Ball skills: The three girls then took up a modified game of beach volleyball, playing while seated on the sand

Ball skills: The three girls then took up a modified game of beach volleyball, playing while seated on the sand

However, the beach day was forced to an early close after the wind picked up and the trio headed back up the beach.

The McCord sisters are particularly close, so much so that when AnnaLynne first started on Beverly Hills 90210 she campaigned for her sisters to be written into the script.

She told E! back in 2009: 'I'm really pushing for it.'

'I really would love to have my sisters on because they really are my best friends in the whole world.

'It would be really cool if they could come and be Naomi's two new friends.'

Amusing antics: With a whole day at the beach the trio found numerous ways to amuse themselves - all of which ended up in hysterical laughter

Amusing antics: With a whole day at the beach the trio found numerous ways to amuse themselves - all of which ended up in hysterical laughter

Time to go: The beach day was forced to an early close after the wind picked up and the trio headed back up the beach

Time to go: The beach day was forced to an early close after the wind picked up and the trio headed back up the beach


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1/6/2013 - How I keep my dream figure at 78: Barbara Eden reveals her body secrets after getting back into her Jeannie costume

She may have spent five years and 139 episodes being a genie but Barbara Eden had to do more than just nod her head to stay in her harem pants.

The 78-year-old star of the on sixties sitcom, I Dream of Jeannie, has revealed her secret to staying young - and fitting into her iconic costume.

Despite almost being an octogenarian, Barbara bravely donned her iconic crop-top and harem pantaloons for the opening ceremony of the 21st Life Ball in Vienna on May 25.

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Magically evergreen! Barbara Eden, 78, has worked hard to stay young so happily showed she could still wear her I Dream of Jeannie crop-top and harem pantaloons for the opening ceremony of the 21st Life Ball in Vienna on May 25

Magically evergreen! Barbara Eden, 78, has worked hard to stay young so happily showed she could still wear her I Dream Of Jeannie crop-top and harem pantaloons for the opening ceremony of the 21st Life Ball in Vienna on May 25

The star bought the house down - and upstaged former President Bill Clinton - as she walked out in the pink and red midriff baring chiffon costume and tiny red velvet bolero.

While Barbara may not quite have the figure of her 30 something self that she did during the Sixties, she certainly showed up many people who are four decades her junior.

Barbara told People that she has worked hard to keep herself fit and still maintains and impressive workout scheduled.

Looking good! The television legend still looked fabulous while baring her impressive midriff in the pink chiffon costume and tiny red velvet bolero and says working out consistently is the key
Looking good! The television legend still looked fabulous while baring her impressive midriff in the pink chiffon costume and tiny red velvet bolero and says working out consistently is the key

Looking good! The television legend still looked fabulous while baring her impressive midriff in the pink chiffon costume and tiny red velvet bolero and says working out consistently is the key

The star revealed to People: 'I spin three times a week. Then I work with a trainer for half an hour with weights. It's important to lift weights for your bones.'

She says she has slowed down a bit but remains very consistent with her workouts.

 

'I used to be in the front of the class. I don't do that anymore.

'I stay in the back, because I can't really keep up, but I do it for an hour.'

Perfect fit: Barbara just pulled the costume out of her wardrobe for the event - and did not need to alter it

Perfect fit: Barbara just pulled the costume out of her wardrobe for the event - and did not need to alter it

Despite a love of sweets the actress also tries to eat well.

'I have a good breakfast, and I try to have protein at lunch,' she said.

And obviously it works, as Barbara just pulled the costume out of her wardrobe for the event - and did not need to alter it.

While not an original from the show, which first aired nearly 50 years ago, the costume still impressively fit the star like it was made yesterday.

Ta-dah! The 78-year-old almost bought the house down when she walked out in her iconic costume

Ta-dah! The 78-year-old almost bought the house down when she walked out in her iconic costume

'The costume was made for a Lexus commercial I did about 10 years after the show went off the air. It has to have been at least 30 years [since I wore it],' she told the website.

'I have a costume closet. My girlfriend said, ''Take it out, try it on and see what happens.'' So I put it on and it fit.'

And the costume even landed her a new 'master'.

While on stage alongside former Olympic swimmer Greg Louganis and pop star Fergie, Barbara reenacted her classic wish-conjuring arm and head nod, which magically brought out her new 'Master' - former US President Bill Clinton.

Her new master: Eden then reenacted her classic wish-conjuring arm and head nod, which magically brought out her new 'Master' - former US President Bill Clinton

Her new master: Eden reenacted her classic wish-conjuring arm and head nod, which magically brought out her new 'Master' - former US President Bill Clinton

Southern gentleman: The 66-year-old politician escorted Barbara hand-in-hand up the tall velvet steps off the stage

Southern gentleman: The 66-year-old politician escorted Barbara hand-in-hand up the steps off the stage

The 66-year-old politician escorted Barbara hand-in-hand up the tall velvet steps off the stage.

Barbara, and the show, was a Sixties staple getting audiences laughing as they followed the hijinks of a 2,000-year-old genie who was rescued by a handsome astronaut after crash landing his shuttle on a beach.

Dallas star Larry Hagman, who passed away from throat cancer last November, played Captain Tony Nelson.

Scandalous in the '60s: Originally designed by Gwen Wakeling with colors selected by Eden, the Jeannie costume caused controversy with the censors due to the slightly exposed navel

Scandalous in the '60s: Originally designed by Gwen Wakeling with colors selected by Eden, the Jeannie costume caused controversy with the censors due to the slightly exposed navel

Classic sitcom: The show's premise involved a 2,000-year-old genie being rescued by an astronaut (Larry Hagman), who rubs her bottle after crash landing his shuttle on a beach

Classic sitcom: The show's premise involved a 2,000-year-old genie being rescued by an astronaut (Larry Hagman), who rubs her bottle after crash landing his shuttle on a beach

With his passing and the passing time, Barbara told people she sometimes gets sad about aging.

'There are times when I am really upset with the time passing,' she said.

'But I have a loving husband [Jon Eicholtz] and really good friends. You can't possibly be what you were when you were younger.

'I am so lucky to be here. Really lucky.'

Eden's entrance: Before her big surprise, the aging beauty walked the glamorous event's magenta carpet in a glittery gold gown featuring a thigh-high slit and matching bolero Eden's entrance: Before her big surprise, the aging beauty walked the glamorous event's magenta carpet in a glittery gold gown featuring a thigh-high slit and matching bolero

I Dream Of Jeannie was created to compete with the rival series Bewitched by Sidney Sheldon and aired on NBC in 1965.

Before appearing on Jeannie, the pretty starlet made appearances on shows like I Love Lucy, Perry Mason, Gunsmoke, Father Knows Best, and The Andy Griffith Show.

Eden's most recent acting role was in the 2009 movie-of-the-week, Always and Forever alongside Dean McDermott for the Hallmark channel.

Theme song in your head, yet? Rather than a gold purse, Barbara clutched a replica of the purple genie's bottle from her famous show

Theme song in your head, yet? Rather than a gold purse, Barbara clutched a replica of the purple genie's bottle from her famous show


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1/6/2013 - You sure you're not a wax work already? A perfectly coiffed Cristiano Ronaldo gets measured up to be immortalised in wax

He's known for his metrosexual ways and love for preening himself.

And now fans of footballer Cristiano Ronaldo are to be treated to a double vision of the Portuguese heart throb.

The Real Madrid player was spotted being measured up to have a wax work figure of himself created on Friday morning.

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A wax work of a wax work: Cristiano Ronaldo gets measured up as Madrid museum workers plan his wax work figurine

A wax work of a wax work: Cristiano Ronaldo gets measured up as Madrid museum workers plan his wax work figurine

Although it wouldn't be surprising if some fans mistook the 28-year-old for a wax work himself.

On close inspection eagle eyed viewers would see it was in fact Cristiano posing for the creators in Madrid.

But thanks to his perfectly coiffed looks and pristine image he already looked much like a model figurine.

Still as wax: The Portuguese footballer pouted and sat still as his finer measurements were taken on Friday afternoon

Still as wax: The Portuguese footballer pouted and sat still as his finer measurements were taken on Friday afternoon

Big head? The Real Madrid player earlier covered up his buff body under a green T-shirt as the measurements got underway
Big head? The Real Madrid player earlier covered up his buff body under a green T-shirt as the measurements got underway

Big head? The Real Madrid player earlier covered up his buff body under a green T-shirt as the measurements got underway

Ronaldo's hair was slicked to the side without a lock out of place.

And he showed off his buff body as he ensured the museum staff got the exact measurements for almost every party of his athletic shape.

He stood in just a pair of red shorts and trainers as he concentrated on the job at hand.

Earlier on he looked serious as his head measurements were also taken down while he stood in a green T-shirt emblazoned with the words: 'Herbalife.'

And pose: Cristiano happily stripped to show off his naked torso as they readied his upcoming wax work

And pose: Cristiano happily stripped to show off his naked torso as they readied his upcoming wax work

While it was work of kinds for Ronaldo on Friday he managed to get some down time earlier in the week in his home country.

Irina Shayk's boyfriend was seen in Lisbon enjoying Rihanna's latest concert on her Diamonds World Tour.

He even managed to sneak backstage, where he posed up with the singer and shared the picture on his Facebook page.

Don't look so scared: The footballer took the measuring session very seriously as every detail was taken down

Don't look so scared: The footballer took the measuring session very seriously as every detail was taken down

Cristiano looked delighted to be with the star and captioned the shot with a casual: 'Yesterday at @rihanna' s concert.'

It's not the first time the sportsman has made headlines by posing up with popstars.

Last week, Ronaldo met One Direction at the Spanish club's training ground, as the boys took some time out from their whistle-stop European tour to train with Jose Mourinho's men in the Spanish capital.

Toned: Cristiano flexed his muscles as he stood in just his red shorts and trainers

Toned: Cristiano flexed his muscles as he stood in just his red shorts and trainers

At the end of their brief kickabout, three of the band members enjoyed a meet-and-greet with the manager, who presented them with a Real shirt, before they caught up with the players.

'They told us that we had the opportunity to come to see the Real Madrid players and that was very exciting for us,' revealed Niall Horan.

'It is amazing to see how they train and see so many such good players. We are big football fans and Real Madrid are one of the best teams on the planet.'


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1/6/2013 - 'Who's the cutest Baldwin? Me!' Ireland jokes that 'pretty' cousin Hailey doesn't have it all

It looks like a family feud may be stirring amongst the Baldwin family - and one not spurred by famously bad-tempered Alec, but rather his 17-year-old daughter.

Ireland was perhaps a mite jealous when her fair-haired cousin Hailey Baldwin started to generate more interest than her.

The aspiring model jokingly took to Twitter to reveal that Hailey, also 17, doesn't have all the necessary attributes that she has.

Green with envy: Ireland Baldwin (L) jokingly tweeted that she's 'cuter' than her 'pretty' cousin Hailey Baldwin
Green with envy: Ireland Baldwin (L) jokingly tweeted that she's 'cuter' than her 'pretty' cousin Hailey Baldwin

Green with envy: Ireland Baldwin (L) jokingly tweeted that she's 'cuter' than her 'pretty' cousin Hailey Baldwin

'Who is the cutest Baldwin? Me. Durka durka,' Ireland wrote on Thursday. 'Yeah, sure she's pretty, but does she make you laugh and a killer PB & J?'

Hailey, who is the daughter of Stephen Baldwin and his wife Kennya, lit up the New York premiere of After Earth on Wednesday.

Ireland's beautiful cousin literally took people's breath away when she arrived at the Ziegfield Theatre wearing a clingy black and white patterned mini-dress that looked more like a long tank top.

The fairest one: Hailey, who, like Ireland, is only 17, took everyone's breath away when she attended the premiere of After Earth on Wednesday. She is pictured here with father Stephen (L) and another guest

The fairest one: Hailey, who, like Ireland, is only 17, took everyone's breath away when she attended the premiere of After Earth on Wednesday. She is pictured here with father Stephen (L) and another guest

Hailey, who was joined by her father, turned heads as she wore her long blonde hair sleek and straight and stood several inches taller in nude sky-high patent leather platform heels.

The tall stunner was at the event as a favour to friend Jaden Smith, 14, who stars in After Earth and is dating Hailey's pal Kylie Jenner, 15. 

'After Earth is an amazing movie and if you don't go see it there's something wrong with you,' Hailey later wrote on her Twitter page. 'Jaden kills it!'

Keeping a close watch: Hailey's father was acting protective as she stepped out in her mini-dress and nude platform heels

Keeping a close watch: Hailey's father was acting protective as she stepped out in her mini-dress and nude platform heels

She followed that up by tweeting: ''I hate wearing a lot of makeup. Last night was too much I couldn't wait to take it off.'

After Ireland's 'I'm cuter' tweet made the rounds through cyberspace, the model got offended and went on a Twitter rampage on Friday, showing she may have inherited some of her father's well-known temper.  

'So lets establish something here before all of you morons blow things out of proportion,' Ireland began.

No 'beef' about it: An angry Ireland tweeted that she was merely joking when she wrote that she was cuter than her cousin, adding: 'Hailey and I don't have beef'

No 'beef' about it: An angry Ireland tweeted that she was merely joking when she wrote that she was cuter than her cousin, adding: 'Hailey and I don't have beef'

'When I tweeted that I was the cutest Baldwin it was a joke pertaining to the selfie my dad posted if you hadn't noticed.

'I am in no way cuter than Hailey Baldwin nor to I have the desire to compete with anyone for that title. I don't give four f***s.

'Hailey and I don't have beef. This is why I wanted to delete twitter in the first place b'cuz you morons sit there, pick your noses & blow things out of proportion.'

New meaning for body surfing: Ireland changed topics and tweeted a picture of herself surfing with boyfriend Slater Trout, writing 'This.is.love'

New meaning for body surfing: Ireland changed topics and tweeted a picture of herself surfing with boyfriend Slater Trout, writing 'This.is.love'


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31/5/2013 - Welcome home! Alessandra Ambrosio gets adorable hug from daughter Anja, three, as she arrives back into LAX

With a career as an international model, Alessandra Ambrosio needs to fly long distances on a regular basis.

And while it's no doubt glamorous and exciting, when you've got two small children it must be incredibly difficult, too.

That was written all over Alessandra Ambrosio's face as she ran to embrace her three-year-old Anja after getting off a plane from London on Thursday.

So happy to be back together: Alessandra Ambrosio was delighted to be reunited with daughter Anja at LAX after flying home from London on Thursday

So happy to be back together: Alessandra Ambrosio was delighted to be reunited with daughter Anja at LAX after flying home from London on Thursday

The Victoria's Secret model looked blissed out to embrace the beautiful little girl, who had been dressed up by her father, businessman Jamie Mazur, in a pretty pink frock.

Baby Noah, who just turned one, couldn't be spotted but was no doubt in the family car.

Mazur, who made his $20 million fortune by selling designer denim on college campuses, stood aside and let his girls have their reunion.

'Let me see you!' Alessandra looked at her beautiful daughter with sheer joy

'Let me see you!' Alessandra looked at her beautiful daughter with sheer joy

So happy to be home: Wherever in the world she goes, nowhere feels like this

So happy to be home: Wherever in the world she goes, nowhere feels like this

She's spotted them! Alessandra's face says it all as she spots her family
She's spotted them! Alessandra's face says it all as she spots her family

She's spotted them! Alessandra's face says it all as she spots her family

Alessandra had been in London and also attended the Cannes film festival.

Despite juggling the role of mother and model, Alessandra always makes sure to take time to keep her body toned.

'I try to do yoga once a week,' she told OK! Magazine.

Beaming: Alessandra smiled ear to ear after being reunited

Beaming: Alessandra smiled ear to ear after being reunited

Strapping her baby in: Mommy made sure her little one was strapped in

Strapping her baby in: Mommy made sure her little one was strapped in

Happy couple: The engaged pair seem blissfully happy

Happy couple: The engaged pair seem blissfully happy

But while she's a fan of working out, she takes a bite more freedom with her diet.

'Fries, barbecue, but I also like to eat healthy.

'As long as you're feeling good with your weight and the way you look, that's what matters.'

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31/5/2013 - Are you looking Liam? Miley Cyrus tweets snap of herself in a bridal-inspired dress after Hemsworth 'ends their engagement'

Reports surfaced on Wednesday that Liam Hemsworth had ended their engagement.

So it seems that Miley Cyrus took it upon herself to show the actor exactly what he was missing.

The 20-year-old tweeted a stunning fashion snap of herself shortly after the news broke.

Are you looking Liam? Miley Cyrus tweeted a picture of herself in a bridal-inspired dress the same day news broke that her fiance Liam Hemsworth had called off their engagement

Are you looking Liam? Miley Cyrus tweeted a picture of herself in a bridal-inspired dress the same day news broke that her fiance Liam Hemsworth had called off their engagement

Posted with no caption, in the snap Miley looks flawless, made-up in dramatic eye make-up and bright red lips.

She also wears a bridal-inspired cream dress featuring lace and yards of tulle.

Looking to the side, she smiles and keeps her eyes down.

Is it over? It has been reported that Liam had told his bride-to-be that there will be no wedding

Is it over? It has been reported that Liam had told his bride-to-be that there will be no wedding

Miley's two-toned blonde and black undercut hairstyle, which appears to be currently growing out, is coiffed in a punk style quiff.

While The Last Song star appeared quite pleased with herself in the snap, her boyfriend was also seen smiling as he headed out the very same day.

The Hunger Games star was seen with a slight smile across his face as he left a West Hollywood gym on Wednesday.

What split? Liam was spotted smiling as he left the gym in West Hollywood on Wednesday

What split? Liam was spotted smiling as he left the gym in West Hollywood on Wednesday

Carrying his spinning shoes and a water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout.

It appeared that the Australian star had changed at the gym, emerging in a pair of beige trousers, a navy short sleeve T-shirt that displayed his bulging biceps and a pair of black Vans sneakers.

The 23-year-old was still sporting a bushy beard and shielded his eyes with some sunglasses.

Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout
Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout

Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout

Liam's seemingly happy demeanour comes after it was reported that he has reportedly called off his engagement to fiancee Miley.

The pair are however still living together at their Los Angeles home but are sleeping in separate rooms after Liam told her their relationship was finished for good.

According to Us Weekly magazine, Miley confessed to a friend 'we're done' when speaking about Liam.

Speaking about their living arrangements, another source told the publication: 'It's strange.'

Over for good? Liam has reportedly ended his engagement with Miley Cyrus for good

Over for good? Liam has reportedly ended his engagement with Miley Cyrus for good

Liam and Miley first met on the set of their film The Last Song in 2009 and had been together four years, with The Hunger Games hunk popping the question last June.

But their romance hit the rocks in February amidst rumours Miley had become jealous of Liam's close relationship with actress January Jones.

Liam had been urged by his brother, Thor star Chris Hemsworth, to dump Miley because they thought the relationship was unhealthy for him because she was so jealous.

The Australian heartthrob eventually made the decision to end things after deciding he couldn't cope with the constant drama in his romance with the former Hannah Montana star.

Bizarre living arrangements: The estranged couple are said to be still living together at their Los Angeles home but are now sleeping in separate rooms

Bizarre living arrangements: The estranged couple are said to be still living together at their Los Angeles home but are now sleeping in separate rooms

Miley apparently still has the 3.5 carat Neil Lane engagement ring Liam gave her and it is not known if he wants her to return the expensive sparkler.

At least Miley has her music to comfort her in tough times.

The songstress has been on an intense social media marketing kick for her new song, We Can't Stop, which will drop June 3 on Ryan Seacrest's syndicated radio show.

Promoting her music: Miley has been busy with her soon-to-be released new album

Promoting her music: Miley has been busy with her soon-to-be released new album

Last Sunday, she told Billboard that she was 'so excited' about her soon-to-be released new album.

The petite blonde explained that she believes she has grown as a singer and a songwriter, saying: 'I feel like I can really be myself.

'I really have more of a connection of who I am, and I feel like I can maybe express that more in my music now.'

Going solo: Miley and Liam have not been photographed together for months and Miley has been attending several events solo

Going solo: Miley and Liam have not been photographed together for months and Miley has been attending several events solo

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31/5/2013 - Are you looking Liam? Miley Cyrus tweets snap of herself in a bridal-inspired dress after Hemsworth 'ends their engagement'

Reports surfaced on Wednesday that Liam Hemsworth had ended their engagement.

So it seems that Miley Cyrus took it upon herself to show the actor exactly what he was missing.

The 20-year-old tweeted a stunning fashion snap of herself shortly after the news broke.

Are you looking Liam? Miley Cyrus tweeted a picture of herself in a bridal-inspired dress the same day news broke that her fiance Liam Hemsworth had called off their engagement

Are you looking Liam? Miley Cyrus tweeted a picture of herself in a bridal-inspired dress the same day news broke that her fiance Liam Hemsworth had called off their engagement

Posted with no caption, in the snap Miley looks flawless, made-up in dramatic eye make-up and bright red lips.

She also wears a bridal-inspired cream dress featuring lace and yards of tulle.

Looking to the side, she smiles and keeps her eyes down.

Is it over? It has been reported that Liam had told his bride-to-be that there will be no wedding

Is it over? It has been reported that Liam had told his bride-to-be that there will be no wedding

Miley's two-toned blonde and black undercut hairstyle, which appears to be currently growing out, is coiffed in a punk style quiff.

While The Last Song star appeared quite pleased with herself in the snap, her boyfriend was also seen smiling as he headed out the very same day.

The Hunger Games star was seen with a slight smile across his face as he left a West Hollywood gym on Wednesday.

What split? Liam was spotted smiling as he left the gym in West Hollywood on Wednesday

What split? Liam was spotted smiling as he left the gym in West Hollywood on Wednesday

Carrying his spinning shoes and a water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout.

It appeared that the Australian star had changed at the gym, emerging in a pair of beige trousers, a navy short sleeve T-shirt that displayed his bulging biceps and a pair of black Vans sneakers.

The 23-year-old was still sporting a bushy beard and shielded his eyes with some sunglasses.

Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout
Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout

Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout

Liam's seemingly happy demeanour comes after it was reported that he has reportedly called off his engagement to fiancee Miley.

The pair are however still living together at their Los Angeles home but are sleeping in separate rooms after Liam told her their relationship was finished for good.

According to Us Weekly magazine, Miley confessed to a friend 'we're done' when speaking about Liam.

Speaking about their living arrangements, another source told the publication: 'It's strange.'

Over for good? Liam has reportedly ended his engagement with Miley Cyrus for good

Over for good? Liam has reportedly ended his engagement with Miley Cyrus for good

Liam and Miley first met on the set of their film The Last Song in 2009 and had been together four years, with The Hunger Games hunk popping the question last June.

But their romance hit the rocks in February amidst rumours Miley had become jealous of Liam's close relationship with actress January Jones.

Liam had been urged by his brother, Thor star Chris Hemsworth, to dump Miley because they thought the relationship was unhealthy for him because she was so jealous.

The Australian heartthrob eventually made the decision to end things after deciding he couldn't cope with the constant drama in his romance with the former Hannah Montana star.

Bizarre living arrangements: The estranged couple are said to be still living together at their Los Angeles home but are now sleeping in separate rooms

Bizarre living arrangements: The estranged couple are said to be still living together at their Los Angeles home but are now sleeping in separate rooms

Miley apparently still has the 3.5 carat Neil Lane engagement ring Liam gave her and it is not known if he wants her to return the expensive sparkler.

At least Miley has her music to comfort her in tough times.

The songstress has been on an intense social media marketing kick for her new song, We Can't Stop, which will drop June 3 on Ryan Seacrest's syndicated radio show.

Promoting her music: Miley has been busy with her soon-to-be released new album

Promoting her music: Miley has been busy with her soon-to-be released new album

Last Sunday, she told Billboard that she was 'so excited' about her soon-to-be released new album.

The petite blonde explained that she believes she has grown as a singer and a songwriter, saying: 'I feel like I can really be myself.

'I really have more of a connection of who I am, and I feel like I can maybe express that more in my music now.'

Going solo: Miley and Liam have not been photographed together for months and Miley has been attending several events solo

Going solo: Miley and Liam have not been photographed together for months and Miley has been attending several events solo

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30/5/2013 - Stylish any time of the day! Gwen Stefani is effortlessly chic for the morning school drop off as she and husband Gavin Rossdale plan Zuma's schedule

Gwen Stefani looked great for someone who woke up with the sunrise.

Her four-year-old son Zuma however seemed like he could have used some more Zzz's as the pop singer dropped him off at school on Wednesday morning.

While her toddler might have been a little too on the tired side to appreciate the cool mother he has, to the casual observer Gwen was the epitome of rock chic.


Morning person: Gwen Stefani was dressed pretty cool for a mother just dropping off her sleepy son Zuma to school on Wednesday morningMorning person: Gwen Stefani was dressed pretty cool for a mother just dropping off her sleepy son Zuma to school on Wednesday morning

The 42-year-old No Doubt singer was clad in grey jeans paired with a cotton tank top with cut outs in the back and peep-toe black leather ankle boots as she strolled across the Los Angeles school parking lot.

She wore her trademark platinum-blonde hair in a practical bun on top of her head, and she didn't forget to put on her cherry-red lipstick either.

Wearing her movie star dark shades, Gwen assisted Zuma out of her large SUV.


She's a wrangler too: The No Doubt singer tried to convince Zuma, four, that school is a good thingShe's a wrangler too: The No Doubt singer tried to convince Zuma, four, that school is a good thing


He's a handful: Gwen hoisted the resisting Zuma in her arms, which seemed to please him immenselyHe's a handful: Gwen hoisted the resisting Zuma in her arms, which seemed to please him immensely

Zuma may have had other plans and resisted, but Gwen was so patient as she gave his arm a gentle tug.

Finally she hoisted Zuma up in her arms and carried him to the classroom door.

That maternal devotion appeared to please the  tot immensely, judging by the gleeful grin on his face.

Sleepy though he was, Zuma was dressed cute for the school day, wearing summery cargo shorts and a green T-shirt, along with white ribbed socks and high-top black trainers.


Daddy's turn: Gavin Rossdale took over school pick-up duties in the afternoon Daddy's turn: Gavin Rossdale took over school pick-up duties in the afternoon


Well-coordinated: Gwen and Gavin have their boy's school schedule down like clockworkWell-coordinated: Gwen and Gavin have their boy's school schedule down like clockwork

While Gwen took over the morning drop-off duties, her husband Gavin Rossdale relieved her later in the day by picking up Zuma from school.

The Bush frontman, 47, was dressed for warm weather, wearing denim cut-off shorts that may had seen better days as full-length trousers and a sleeveless cotton shirt with a design of an airplane dropping guitars in front.

His long brown hair was pulled back tight in a ponytail and he wore comfy Velcro slip-on sandals, as well as tinted sunglasses.


Almost time for holidays! Zuma will soon be taking some time off school as summer break approaches Almost time for holidays! Zuma will soon be taking some time off school as summer break approaches

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30/5/2013 - No dad dancing here! Peter Facinelli shows off his moves as he twirls his laughing daughters around at The Grove

He's known for being a brooding vampire in The Twilight Saga.

But it turns out, offscreen Peter Faccinelli couldn't be more full of life.

As Facinelli and his daughters - Luca, Lola, and Fiona- visited The Grove in Los Angeles, California on Wednesday, their dance moves were in full effect.

 
Shake it! Peter Facinelli and his daughters Lola Ray, left, Luca Bella, middle, and Fiona Eve, right, danced at The Grove in Los Angeles, California on Wednesday

Shake it! Peter Facinelli and his daughters Lola Ray, left, Luca Bella, middle, and Fiona Eve, right, danced at The Grove in Los Angeles, California on Wednesday

Amid the busy outdoor setting, Facinelli, 39, and his girls - who he had with his former wife Jennie Garth - grooved without a care in the world, shaking their hips and moving their feet as they saw fit.

The Nurse Jackie star spent most of his time cosying up to his 10-year-old daughter Lola, teaching her how to twirl.

He was clearly having a blast, full of energy and flashing smiles as he showed off his skills.

 
 
Twirl around: Peter taught his daught how to twirl as they grooved outside
Twirl around: Peter taught his daught how to twirl as they grooved outside
 

Twirl around: Peter taught his daught how to twirl as they grooved outside

 

 
Not a care: Peter and his daughters danced their hearts out even though they were in a busy public setting

Not a care: Peter and his daughters danced their hearts out even though they were in a busy public setting

Meanwhile, his other daughters Fiona, 6, and Luca, 15, had their own fun, twisting and twirling alongside their father and sister.

Later, Peter took his daughter Fiona on a shoulder ride to go to their next location.

Looking laid back, the actor sported a grey motorcycle-printed T-shirt and jeans, as his daughters also opted for casual clothing.

 
Teachers: The Nurse Jackie star and his oldest daughter Luca were the dance instructors of the group

Teachers: The Nurse Jackie star and his oldest daughter Luca were the dance instructors of the group

Peter and Jennie split in March 2012 after 11 years of marriage and having their three children together.

The two met on the set of the 1996 television movie An Unfinished Affair.

He is currently dating Jaimie Alexander, whom he started seeing just months after he ended his marriage to the Beverly Hills 90210 star.

 
Big man on campus: Peter later took one of his daughters on a shoulder ride around The Grove

Big man on campus: Peter later took one of his daughters on a shoulder ride around The Grove

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30/5/2013 - Not missing MIley then? Liam Hemsworth smiles as it is claimed 'he has called off his engagement'

It has been reported that he has called off his engagement to Miley Cyrus.

And it doesn't appear that Liam Hemsworth is too cut up about it.

The Hunger Games star was seen with a slight smile across his face as he left a West Hollywood gym on Wednesday.

 
Smiling after the split? Liam Hemsworth was spotted smiling as he left the gym in West Hollywood on Wednesday after it was reported that he had called off his engagement to Miley Cyrus

Smiling after the split? Liam Hemsworth was spotted smiling as he left the gym in West Hollywood on Wednesday after it was reported that he had called off his engagement to Miley Cyrus

Carrying his spinning shoes and a water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout.

It appeared that the Australian star had changed at the gym, emerging in a pair of beige trousers, a navy short sleeve T-shirt that displayed his bulging biceps and a pair of black Vans sneakers.

The 23-year-old was still sporting a bushy beard and shielded his eyes with some sunglasses.

 
Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout
Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout
 

Carefree: Carrying his spinning shoes and water bottle in one hand, Liam was carefree as he headed to his black SUV following the workout

 
Casual: It appeared that the Australian star had changed at the gym, emerging in a pair of beige trousers, a navy short sleeve T-shirt that displayed his bulging biceps and a pair of black Vans sneakers

Casual: It appeared that the Australian star had changed at the gym, emerging in a pair of beige trousers, a navy short sleeve T-shirt that displayed his bulging biceps and a pair of black Vans sneakers

Liam's seemingly happy demeanour comes after it was reported that he has now reportedly called off his engagement to fiancee Miley.

The 23-year-old actor and Miley, 20, are however still living together at their Los Angeles home but are sleeping in separate rooms after Liam told her their relationship was finished for good.

According to Us Weekly magazine, Miley confessed to a friend 'we're done' when speaking about Liam.

Speaking about their living arrangements, another source told the publication: 'It's strange.'

 
No sadness here: If Liam was feeling sad about the split he certainly wasn't showing it

No sadness here: If Liam was feeling sad about the split he certainly wasn't showing it

Liam and Miley first met on the set of their film The Last Song in 2009 and had been together four years, with The Hunger Games hunk popping the question last June.

But their romance hit the rocks in February amidst rumours Miley had become jealous of Liam's close relationship with actress January Jones.

Liam had been urged by his brother, Thor star Chris Hemsworth, to dump Miley because they thought the relationship was unhealthy for him because she was so jealous.

The Australian heartthrob eventually made the decision to end things after deciding he couldn't cope with the constant drama in his romance with the former Hannah Montana star.

 
Over for good? Liam has reportedly ended his engagement with Miley Cyrus for good

Over for good? Liam has reportedly ended his engagement with Miley Cyrus for good

 
Bizarre living arrangements: The estranged couple are said to be still living together at their Los Angeles home but are now sleeping in separate rooms

Bizarre living arrangements: The estranged couple are said to be still living together at their Los Angeles home but are now sleeping in separate rooms

Miley apparently still has the 3.5 carat Neil Lane engagement ring Liam gave her and it is not known if he wants her to return the expensive sparkler.

At least Miley has her music to comfort her in tough times.

The songstress has been on an intense social media marketing kick for her new song, We Can't Stop, which will drop June 3 on Ryan Seacrest's syndicated radio show.

 
Promoting her music: Miley has been busy with her soon-to-be released new album

Promoting her music: Miley has been busy with her soon-to-be released new album

Last Sunday, she told Billboard that she was 'so excited' about her soon-to-be released new album.

The petite blonde explained that she believes she has grown as a singer and a songwriter, saying: 'I feel like I can really be myself.

'I really have more of a connection of who I am, and I feel like I can maybe express that more in my music now.'

 

Going solo: Miley and Liam have not been photographed together for months and Miley has been attending several events solo Going solo: Miley and Liam have not been photographed together for months and Miley has been attending several events solo

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30/5/2013 - Cartier Jewelry Is Definitely A Girls Best Friend!

There's just something about quality jewelry that makes certain people stand out in a crowd. Some might even say that expensive jewels are for egomaniacs who are crying out for attention. Others would argue that wearing jewelry is simply about taking care of yourself and that it's all part of self image and portraying who you are. More than ever before, image appears to be so important in today's competitive societies. Well, maybe it's not necessary to micro analyze the wearing of Cartier Earrings and just let and let live. All that I can say in the defense of gold, precious stones, diamond studded watches etc is that when my wife puts on her best rocks she looks a million dollars, and especially when she slips on here Cartier jewelry items.

 

I never actually paid any close attention to what brands she wore, or where she purchased particular things until a few pieces began to stand out. In the past, whenever she bought something new, she'd have to parade in front of me and ask if it looked beautiful or not. It was often a bit of a guessing game because to be honest, I wasn't always aware of what it was that I was supposed to be looking at. Was it the earrings, the necklace, or had she got a new bracelet? She had such a lot of stuff, with some of it being precious, some semi precious, and some costume jewelry, so it was quite impossible to keep track of her huge collection.

 

Anyhow, all of a sudden, throughout last year, I began to notice new jewelry items before she even got the chance to show them off. Whow! I would say, "That's a beautiful necklace. When did you get that"? Or "Those earrings are just stunning. I don't think I've ever seen them before". Of course, she was lapping it up until the day she told me she'd only been buying Cartier Jewelry of late. Well, I nearly chocked on my own spit! I thought Cartier jewelry was well out of our financial league and suddenly saw the credit cards melting in front of me.

 

After sitting down and being handed a glass of cold water by my wife, she explained that although Cartier Jewelry is quite expensive, it's nowhere near as bad as I might think. She then pulled out a catalogue from under the bed (good hiding place that!), and began to flick though the pages pointing out the price tags for her recent purchases as she went along. Well, she was right, it's wasn't bargain basement that's for sure, but at the same time it wasn't going to send us under either. I began to get even more color back to my cheeks when she said that all the items she'd purchased had been in knock down sales. I wish she told me that to start with, as I was a cat's whisker away from a heart attack!

 

She then continued to rummage around at the back of her underwear draw and presented me with a small box. "Here", she said. "I was going to save this for your birthday, but seeing as you've been a bit upset today, I think I'll give it you now". I opened the lid and inside was the most beautiful mans watch I had ever seen. She had bought me a Cartier Santos automatic movement with 18K yellow gold octagonal crown set with a faceted spine. It had a silvered praline dial with Roman numerals and a smart dark brown leather strap. "This was not in the sale" she added. "I've been saving for 2 years to get you a decent watch. I hope you like it"?

 

I liked it alright, and although I'm not a materialistic man as a rule, I now wear this watch with great pride and sentiment, and every time I look at it, I remember the day I received it with fondness. Thankfully my wife has calmed down with her jewelry collection as even she sees now that quality is better than quantity. I think it's fair to say that all Cartier jewelry is elegant and stylish, and because it's a little on the pricy side, luxurious too, and my watch is no exception!

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30/5/2013 - Cartier Earrings Deep Love in Heart

Nowadays many women prefer wearing Cartier earrings. Why? Actually, I don't know either, maybe themsleves even don't know. They wear it just to treat their lover at heart. From their expressions, you could know they enjoy the life that is full of happiness.

 

Cartier earrings are specially designed for women no matter who have got married or are in love with others, which represent that they are living in a happy life. You may wonder that if you want to impress the love of your life, which kind of jewelry is the best one? And you will think that it deserves the best of everything! Or you're the stylish woman who wants to impress your happiness. Before you make your decision, cartier earrings are perfectly your first choose.

 

People are always thinking with regard to the mistakes of the Cartier Earrings. For some jewelrr brands, which are like many others. I always thought our life can be very limited access to the intersection, or is it a commitment of marriage to the proof of life, memory when you have some important days or if you are so, because the worship of the heart. Cartier earrings are so popular because they have the special design and symbolic meaning.

 

Cartier chose a luxurious and classic style, from the beginning. In 1847, Louis Cartier took over a jewelry store

of his master, Adolphe Picard. From the small shop at number 29 Montorgueuil Street in the district of Saint-Eustache, the brilliant history of Cartier began. In 1852, Cartier took an important decision affecting a large extent, moving the jewelry to a new location near the Palace, which began the eternal "love" between Cartier and the royal family. From the retro necklace precious stone relief, the order by a countess, Cartier became a leading jewelry provider of real members.

 

In 1860, Cartier created a series of jewelry, including comb, necklace, earrings and brooch. The crystal violet oval and pear-shaped bright lights, with the help of fascinating gold showed the elegance and luxury in its entirety. This series of Wholesale Jewelry from Cartier is a representative work certainly in the period ahead.

 

A good wide open thoughts is one particular of curiosity and exciting spirit. These would be the driving force of creativity Cartier in recent years. Cartier earrings have often been a symbol of timeless luxury. From your beginning to the current day, Cartier collections jewelry revenue have withstood centuries of traditional watches, perfumes, leather goods, watches.

 

As a brand well-known international jewelry, Cartier has a long and distinguished history of serving royalty, as well as stars and celebrities. And so does cartier earrings.

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21/5/2013 - The Wright Brothers were NOT the first to fly a plane - a German pilot beat them to it two years earlier in a flying car, claims leading aviation journal


The Wright Brothers are famous for flying the world's first successful airplane in 1903 - yet they may have been beaten to the record two years earlier, according to a prestigious aviation journal.

Jane's All The World's Aircraft claims in its 100th anniversary edition that German aviation pioneer Gustav Weisskopf was actually the first man to successfully build and fly his 'Condor' plane in August 1901.

And according to reports, Weisskopf - who emigrated to America and changed his name to Whitehead - may have also been the first person to invent the flying car.

Gustave Whitehead next to his Condor No.21 aircraft.

Gustave Whitehead next to his Condor No.21 aircraft. This photo was taken in 1901, the year Whitehead is said to have flown his 'flying car' model for a mile and a half at 50 feet above the ground. If these reports in Jane's All The World's Aircraft aviation journal are true, Whitehead beat the Wright Brothers' infamous first flight by two years

Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright on the Wright Flyer I in 1910.

Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright on the Wright Flyer I in 1910. The Wright Brothers were said to have been the first people to successfully fly a plane in December 1903. Yet, claims made in Jane's All The World's Aircraft journal believe they were beaten to it by German aviation pioneer Gustave Whitehead

The journal claims that after studying evidence put forward by aviation expert John Brown in support of Whitehead: ' [Whitehead's flight], it must be stressed, was more than two years before the Wrights manhandled their Flyer from its shed and flew a couple of hundred feet in a straight line.

'Thanks to the meticulous researches of John Brown — to whose website www.gustave-whitehead.com we earnestly recommend readers seeking greater detail — an injustice is rectified with only slight bruising to Wilbur and Orville's reputation.

'The Wrights were right; but Whitehead was ahead.'

Although reports have both supported, and denied Whitehead's achievement since 1901, the claims in Jane's journal is the first time it has been officially recognised by such a widely-respected aviation body.

THE NO.21 CONDOR AIRCRAFT


Gustave Whitehead is shown sat in front of his Condor aircraft, no. 21, in 1901 with his daughter Rose.

Whitehead designed an aircraft in the early 1900s that could be driven like a car, but was fitted with wings that could be unfolded, turning the car into a plane. 

Whitehead then built his Condor aircraft, also known as No.21, based on this flying car model.

The aircraft had two engines; a 20 horsepower engine used to fly the vehicle, and a 10 horsepower engine used for driving.

The idea was that the pilot could switch between engines depending on whether they wanted to drive or fly the vehicle.

Condor was also fitted with two propellers that were controlled and powered when the plane engine was selected.

Reports in the Bridgeport Herald in August 1901 claim Whitehead drove the Condor to a a field outside Connecticut in the US, unfolded the wings and made two demonstration flights.

During the second flight, Whitehead is said to have flown for a mile and a half and reached a height of 50 feet.

Further reports claim he updated the model, called No.22, and made another demonstration flight on 22 January 1902 in front of 17 witnesses. 

Gustave Whitehead emigrated to the States from Bavaria in the 1890s.

He designed a 'roadable aircraft' that was small enough to fit in a garage like a car.

Whitehead envisaged owners being able to drive the car to a field, or suitable runway and then unfold wings on the side of the vehicle that would then turn the car into a plane.

He then built his Condor aircraft, also known as No.21, based on this flying car model.

The aircraft was fitted with two engines; a 20 horsepower engine used to fly the vehicle, and a 10 horsepower engine used for driving.

The pilot could then switch between which engine they wanted to use, and when the flying engine was turned on it would help power the craft's twin propellers.

A report in the Bridgeport Herald on 18 August 1901 details eyewitness accounts of Whitehead's flight, which took place in Connecticut four days earlier

A report in the Bridgeport Herald on 18 August 1901 details eyewitness accounts of Whitehead's flight, which took place in Connecticut four days earlier. The journalist confirms that the flight took off from Fairfield, flew for about a mile and a half, made two turns and then landed safely

Gustave Whitehead emigrated to the US from Bavaria in the 1890s.

Gustave Whitehead emigrated to the US from Bavaria in the 1890s. He was originally called Weisskopf but changed his name when he settled in Connecticut

Reports in the Bridgeport Herald in August 1901 claim Whitehead drove the Condor to a a field outside Connecticut in the the U.S., unfolded the wings and made two demonstration flights.

The journalist who wrote the story is said to have witnessed the flight himself.

During the second flight, Whitehead is said to have flown for a mile and a half and reached a height of 50 feet.

Further reports claim he updated the model, called No.22, and made another demonstration flight on 22 January 1902 in front of 17 witnesses.

If these reports are true, it means Whitehead beat the Wright Brothers to the record.

Orville and Wilbur Wright designed and flew their Flyer plane in December 1903.

Five people were said to have witnessed the flight including John T. Daniels who took photographic evidence.

Claims that Whitehead beat the Wright Brothers to the record first emerged in 1937.

Orville Wright is said to have called the story a hoax and chief aviation historian at the Smithsonian Institute, Tom Crouch, rejects the claims.

Writing in a blog for the National Air and Space Museum, Crouch said that Whitehead contradicted himself when giving evidence of his flight: 'Over the next decade, as aviators in America and Europe took to the sky following the pattern established by the Wright brothers, Whitehead would continue to built aircraft for other enthusiasts. Not one of those powered machines ever left the ground.'

Crouch then concluded: 'Either Whitehead had somehow forgotten the secrets of flight, or he had never flown a powered machine at all.'

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21/5/2013 - Government's chief medical officer warns resistance to antibiotics is one of the greatest threats to modern health

The Government's chief medical officer will warn today that resistance to antibiotics is one of the greatest threats to modern health.

It comes a day after Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said there are 'few' public health issues of greater importance than antimicrobial resistance.

Medical experts from around the globe need to work together to try to tackle the 'catastrophic threat' of antibiotic resistance, he said. 

Dame Sally Davies
Jeremy Hunt warned yesterday that there are 'few' public health issues of greater importance than antimicrobial resistance

Dame Sally Davies (left) and Jeremy Hunt have both warned of the 'catastrophic threat' of antibiotic resistance

Addressing the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, Dame Sally is expected to say: 'If we don't take action, in 20 years' time we could be back in the 19th century where infections kill us as a result of routine operations.'

Many of the drugs are being used unnecessarily for mild infections or illnesses which should not be treated with antibiotics - which is helping to create resistance, Professor Dame Sally Davies will say.

The Government is now preparing a five-year plan to make sure antibiotics are prescribed responsibly.

Dr Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organisation, told The Daily Telegraph:

'Health care cannot afford a setback of this magnitude. We must recognise, and respon to, the very seirous threat of antimicrobial resistance.'

According to Dame Sally, there are two reasons for the problem.

The first is that we are massively overusing antibiotic drugs, which effectively teaches bacteria how to resist them.

The second is that pharmaceutical companies are not working hard to produce any new antibiotics because they are not seen as profitable.

Professor Dame Sally said many of the drugs are being used unnecessarily for mild infections or illnesses which should not be treated with antibiotics

Professor Dame Sally said many of the drugs are being used unnecessarily for mild infections or illnesses which should not be treated with antibiotics

Earlier this year she said: ‘We haven’t had a new class of antibiotics since the late Eighties, and there are very few antibiotics in the pipeline of the big pharmaceutical companies.

British doctors say there are two particularly pressing dangers: the lung disease tuberculosis and the sexually transmitted infection gonorrhoea.

In January, for example, experts from London University tested samples taken from 18 lavatories in public buildings in the capital.

The Government is now preparing a five-year plan to make sure antibiotics are prescribed responsibly

The Government is now preparing a five-year plan to make sure antibiotics are prescribed responsibly

Scientific tests, reported in the respected journal PloS One, found high levels of the potentially lethal Staphylococcus bacteria — and more than a third of these were resistant to commonly used antibiotics.

The study reinforces previous scientific research which warns that drug-resistant forms of bacteria are building up in the environment, largely because of the fact that we are consuming so many antibiotics at home and in hospital, then flushing them into our water systems.

There, bacteria can ‘learn’ how to become immune to them.

But worse still, bacteria are also ‘learning’ how to resist drugs while they are inside our bodies because of the over-prescription of drugs.

In February researchers in the British Medical Journal estimated that nearly one in 20 prescriptions for antibiotics is actually unnecessary.

Doctors are handing out 1.6 million needless courses every year.

Experts place much of the blame for this problem on pushy parents.

And patients frequently insist on antibiotics to treat colds and flu, despite the fact that these illnesses are caused by viruses and not bacteria.

Last November, the ECDC wrote to all family doctors to warn them of the implications of routinely giving patients  antibiotics because every single unnecessary prescription increases the risk of bacteria becoming resistant to treatment.

China is the world’s biggest producer and consumer of antibiotics in the world, with at least 46 per cent of antibiotics being used in livestock

Rapid global transport systems means that any of these new super-infections can travel the world in days.

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21/5/2013 - How echo technique could help the blind: Visually impaired can locate items by listening to echoes - like dolphins and bats

Scientists have discovered blind and visually impaired people can locate objects by listening to echoes - just as bats and dolphins do.

The research found those with impaired vision have the potential to use echolocation to find objects.
Carried out by scientists at the University of Southampton, the technique may also benefit an individual's spatial awareness and navigation.

The study involved a series of experiments with sighted and blind people to investigate their ability to identify the positions of an object using echoes.

Blind and visually impaired people could use echoes to locate objects n a similar way to bats

Blind and visually impaired people could use echoes to locate objects n a similar way to bats

They used sounds with different bandwidths and lengths to reveal which aspects of the sounds were important

They used sounds with different bandwidths and lengths to reveal which aspects of the sounds were important

They used sounds with different bandwidths and lengths, as well as various audio manipulations, to reveal which aspects of the sounds were important.

The experiments took place in a special sound chamber where positional clues unrelated to echoes, such as footsteps, could be removed

Dr Daniel Rowan, a lecturer in audiology at the University of Southampton, was the lead author of the study.

He said: 'We wanted to determine whether visually impaired people can use echoes from an object to determine roughly where it is located.

The study, which took place at the University of Southampton, showed that some people could use the echoes better than others

The study, which took place at the University of Southampton, showed that some people could use the echoes better than others

'We also wanted to reveal what factors facilitate and restrict people's abilities to use echoes for this purpose in order to know how to enhance ability in the real world.'

The results of the study showed sighted and blind people with good hearing showed the potential to use echoes to tell where objects are.

Dr Rowan added: 'Some people were better than others, but being blind doesn't automatically confer good echolocation ability.

'Nevertheless, ability probably gets even better with extensive experience and feedback.'

The study was published in the journal Hearing Research.

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