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Ashley Judd is considering a run for U.S. Senate, and the fact that it’s even crossed her mind is enough to draw fire from potential political opponents!
American Crossroads, a Super PAC founded by Karl Rove, made the ad, calling her “an Obama-following radical Hollywood Liberal.” Take a look:Ashley Judd Attack Ad
Judd is considering a run in her home state of Kentucky, which explains why the ad notes that she resides in neighboring Tennessee, at least for now.
A Democrat, Judd, who just split from Dario Franchitti, would potentially take on Mitch McConnell, the RepublicanMore >
Combating critics of her appearance once again, Ashley Judd went off on the sexualization, objectification and hatred of women she perceives in society.
Stories about Judd’s puffy face, caused by the medication she had been taking for a sinus infection, gave way to plastic surgery rumors in recent weeks.
Rumors that did not sit well with the Missing star, who is assailing critics left and right over this “sad commentary” on our obsession with appearance.
“I think it’s hatred of women that invites the criticism,” the actress told NBC.
“I think it’s theMore >
Through her marriage to IndyCar racer Dario Franchitti, Ashley Judd knew Dan Wheldon well.
Therefore, a day after the 33-year old Indy 500 champion lost his life in a horrific on-track accident, the actress has memorialized the star via a Twitter message and poem.
“As we continue to absorb Dan’s accident — we forget, remember, re-experience shock, denial, anger, pain — I’m reminded of a favorite poem,” Judd writes, including the verse in question:
DEATH be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadfull, for, thou art not so, For, those, whom thou think’st, thou dostMore >
The loss of Amy Winehouse yesterday at just 27 hit everyone hard, but her friends and fellow stars seem crushed by the news. Within minutes of reports of her death filtering out the Twitter world lit up with eulogies and regrets:
“I cant even breathe, I’m crying so hard,” wrote Amy’s friend, Kelly Osbourne. “I just lost one of my best friends. I love you forever, Amy and will never forget the real you!”
Mark Ronson, who produced ‘Back to Black’ was also moved; “She was my musical soulmate & like a sister to me. This is one of the saddest days of my life.”More >
Country music legend Naomi Judd was not a picture-perfect mom.
That much is obvious from Ashley Judd’s allegations of incest and sexual abuse suffered as a child. Not by Naomi, per se, but on her train wreck mom’s watch.
“I will probably get around to reading it, because as a mom, I certainly want to honor her reality,” Naomi says of Ashley’s memoir, All That is Bitter and Sweet.
“I was horrible,” Naomi said. “I didn’t know any better.”
Ashley Judd’s book alleges a childhood of “trauma, abandonment, addiction and shame,” and does not mince words about her family’s role in all of theMore >
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In a shocking new memoir released today, Ashley Judd details a childhood wrought with lies, pain and sexual abuse. The title: All That Is Bitter & Sweet.
“My mother, while transforming herself into country legend Naomi Judd, created an origin myth for the Judds that did not match my reality,” Judd writes.
“She and my sister were quoted as saying our family put the ‘fun’ in dysfunction. I wondered: ‘Who, exactly, was having all the fun? What was I missing?’”
Ashley reveals that while her mother led her father, Michael Ciminella, on to believe he was the father of Wynonna, it was actuallyMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – An unsettling number of Hollywood stars have sad stories of broken childhoods but Ashley Judd may be able to top them – Hers was littered with liars, crooks, drug addicts, frequent pain and sexual abuse.
The whole sordid story unfolds in her new memoir; “All That Is Bitter Is Sweet.’ And most of the pain seems to swirl around Ashley’s country-superstar mother, Naomi Judd;
“My Mother created an origin myth for the Judds that didn’t match my reality,” Ashley writes. “She and my sister [Wynonna] have said our family put the ‘fun’ in dysfunction. Who was having all theMore >