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James Wharton recently published, Out In The Army: My Life as a Gay Soldier, which tells how in 2008, Prince Harry saved him from a homophobic attack from other servicemen. Harry's like, ONE good deed away from making me do something
important irrational like friend him on Facebook or something brilliant ridiculous like that.
John Malkovich rescued a bleeding man from Ohio in Toronto. I'd say John Malkovich probably never thought he'd do something like that, but every time I doubt John Malkovich, I get pleasantly surprised. So... I guess I'm suggesting that he's good in a crisis because he can see it coming... because he's psychic. Just a theory.
Samuel L. Jackson has released a recorded monologue a promise he made as part of a contest he held to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. When he learned the donations to the association reached $175,000, he celebrated with this beauty:
An impeccably dressed Kerri Washington presented an award at the Jewelers For Children's Gala to Efraim Grinberg for his hard work in supporting JFC.
Dancing With The Stars host, Brooke Burke LURVES her two new kittens, so much that she joined up with 50 Years, 50 Shelters to help raise awareness of how much the program helps dedicated cat shelters across the country. Me-YOW, baby.
John Rich, country singer and former member of the band Lonestar performed a sold-out show for St. Jude's Children Hospital.
Charo has surfaced!! From what, I'm not sure! I just haven't seen her in a long time and I'm excited!! And guess what, she's totally NOT INTO bull fighting. In fact, she hates it. Because she's a caring person AND an iconic guitarist/singer/half-ponytail wearer. Way to go, chica.
Whew! What a week for celebrity goodness. I'm floored, I'm stunned, I'm verklempt even! And how could we not be? The stars came out in full force this week to teach the world a thing or ten about being good to your fellow man, fan, and creature. Faith in humanity: RESTORED. Cheers to that, my friends, cheers to THAT.