Seems that 49-year-old Donatella Versace’s cocaine consumption was so intense that not only was she shedding weight (good), she was also shedding hair (bad). In my past life I knew users who burned holes through their septa, developed permanent post-nasal drip, and hogged the conversation, but they all had full heads of hair. I’m thinking ‘Tella’s hair fallout might be caused by, um, let’s see. . . bleaching perhaps? (dailyrecord.co.uk)
Shar Jackson (right), mother of Kevin Federline’s two kids, names all of her dogs after popstars. She’s really pissed now, though, that she named one of them Britney. How was she to know? (southflorida.com) But the savvy sister has her eye on cashing in. Variety reports today that the former Moesha actress is pitching studios an idea for a 30-minute “docu-soap” that would follow her as she tries to launch a career comeback while raising two kids. (via eurweb.com)
Nick Russell, who puzzled us that he had so much free time that he could surf the Net all day and barrage us with posting suggestions (which we appreciated, don’t get us wrong), writes to us to say he is, in fact, gainfully employed and doesn’t have a lot of spare time. “The WOW Report has a special place in the cockles of my heart,” says the techie who originated the Report back when it was a monthly. “I’m working on catalog production for a travel company in Berkeley and have spent the last three months updating copy; I just discovered RSS [Really Simple Syndication] and my work. . . requires that I be up on trends and news and such.” So there.