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Snapshot of entertainment in 2011

Posted on Thursday, December 29th, 2011

It’s been an interesting year in entertainment! Babies, weddings, divorces and scandals!
Here it is in a nutshell:

Interesting baby names:

Alicia Silverstone and Christopher Jarecki welcomed baby boy Bear Blu.
Johnny Knoxville and Naomi Nelson had baby girl Arlo.
Only Mike Meyers and Kelly Tisdale would name their boy Spike.
Kate Hudson and Matthew Bellamy get unique with Bingham.
Funny man Kevin James and Steffiana James welcomed their son Kannon Valentine.

We said goodbye to some legends and favourites this year too..

Elizabeth Taylor, 79
“Macho Man” Randy Savage, 58
Ryan Dunn, 34
Peter Falk, 83
Amy Winehouse, 27
Bubba Smith, 66
Steve jobs, 56
Andy Rooney, 92
Patrice O’Neal, 41

Royal Wedding

Hearts broke and a princess is born. The wedding may have been on TV at 6 am here in Canada, but that didn’t stop the nation from tuning into history in the making!

Global trending

So what was the creme of the crop in 2011? In the Facebook universe, here’s the Top 10 most used key phrases..


1) Megan Fox (still????)
2) Vin Diesel
3) Adam Sandler
4) Selena Gomez
5) Will Smith
6) Taylor Lautner
7) Jackie Chan
8) Ashley Tisdale
9) DJ Pauly D
10) Kim Kardashian

As for movies, Harry Potter beat out Twilight! Followed closely by Toy Story, Avatar, Jackass, Shrek and Titanic.

Best in Scandal!

Oh, the good stuff!! Who messed up and who went crazy!

Remember the Justin Bieber baby drama? 20 year old Mariah Yeater from Florida accused Bieber of getting her preggers backstage? Yah that wasn’t true…he even took the test!

Charlie Sheen.

Arnold’s marriage falls apart

It was unveiled this year that Arnold fathered a child when he had an affair with his housekeeper years ago. His son has now become one of the top googled things in 2011.
Turns out he and Maria may not even get divorced because of complications and Maria’s religion.


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