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One year after actor Eric Roberts completed a stint in Celebrity Rehab for marijuana “dependency,” he’s pushing for its legalization, which will never happen.
Eric, who made news last fall for calling Kate Gosselin a child abuser, says if alcohol is legal, weed should be, given the infallible logic that “Alcohol has destroyed whole civilizations whereas pot has only made a few hippies happy.”
Yep. That’s all it’s ever done. You heard it here first.
Roberts adds that, “Pot remains illegal because no one has figured out how to make it profitable for the government yet … it’s political, notMore >
As you know, Charlie Sheen’s former wife, Brooke Mueller has been trying to to get down to Mexico to find a radical way to get clean. Well, after three tries she succeeded. But Charlie’s got a better idea.
The 33-year old failed actress tried to get to a controversial ‘extreme rehab’ clinic in Mexico for weeks, and finally made it. But Chuck says the center uses drugs like ‘Ibogaine’ that are not even licensed in the US and the treatment could kill her.More >
The sudden loss of Amy Winehouse brought a rightful flood of tributes and memories from fellow stars all weekend, but while most of the music world is still in shock, British soul singer M.I.A and Outkast star, Big Boi have eulogized Amy in what may be the most fitting way – with a song.
The 36-year old, born with the tongue-knotting name of ‘Mathangi Arulpragasam’ posted a link on her Twitter feed to a track called ’27,’ referring to the at which Amy and a saddening number of other artists had died.
“I recorded this song and never put it out,” she told fans on Saturday night. “It’s anMore >
Clearly keen to follow a long-standing Hollywood tradition ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actor, Eric Dane has checked himself into rehab.
Eric, 38, who plays Dr. Mark ‘McSteamy’ Sloan voluntarily entered ‘The Hills Treatment Center,’ in West LA, which describes itself as ‘a sober living recovery residence’ two weeks ago, but his publicist has only just told the press.
“Eric Dane voluntarily checked himself into a treatment facility to help him get off pain medication he was prescribed for a sports injury he suffered over the show’s recent hiatus,” says the rep. “He reports back to work at ABC next week.More >
As train-wrecks go the marriage of Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller was a classic; Allegations flew about drugs, infidelity and violence – then they divorced. Well, don’t look now but Brooke says they might do it again.
You might have noticed everyone’s favorite warlock has been oddly absent from the headlines recently. And insiders say that’s because Brooke has been staying at his house – which would also explain why the goddesses left.
Friends of the 33-year old reality fixture now say Brooke’s even talking about a reconciliation, despite the toxic nightmare that formed her last days withMore >
Rumors flew yesterday after the 50-year old actor filed the order against the ex-fashion model turned chef, claiming he was in fear for the safety of their two daughters.
“Due to recent events in our home and for the safety of my children and myself, I have made this decision,” Dan told reporters. “I’ve had my share of problems with drugs and alcohol and know first-hand how difficult a position she is in.”
Daniel and JoanneMore >
Remember how we told you Charlie Sheens’ ex wife, Brooke Mueller had been spied what looked like a crack pipe? Well, Brooke now says it wasn’t crack, because that stuff’s illegal – it was just marijuana, so that’s somehow alright.
The 33-year old reality performer now insists she doesn’t smoke crack, she justs smokes some pot now and then. And it’s all perfectly legal, so she claims, as she has a prescription to use weed to help ease her anxiety.
But she also calmly admits she does use cocaine – telling friends she sometimes “falls off the wagon” and does some coke, but insists she hasn’tMore >
Having just finished a 45-day outpatient program to overcome substance abuse, Charlie Sheen’s former wife, Brooke Mueller may have missed at least one of the twelve steps – She was seen this weekend with what looked like a crack pipe.
First arrested for drug possession in March 2001 the 33-year old failed actress has now been through rehab no less than fifteen times.
Friends say she was working hard to break the circle this time after the latest course ended on July 1st, but on Friday she was spied near her home with a bottle of Gatorade in one hand…and a rolled-up aluminum pipe in theMore >
Looks like this season could be the last for Celebrity Rehab.
The sixth season of the VH1 show is currently airing, with the likes of Michael Lohan, Amy Fisher, and Bai Ling seeking help from the best.
But the doctor who makes it all happen is pulling the plug.
A source says: “The decision was made to put the show on hiatus because Dr. Drew Pinsky is just too busy to continue to do the show.”
“Dr. Drew can be seen nightly on HLN’s Dr. Drew Show, and this fall, has another project he is going to be involved with, Life Changers.”
“In addition to being emotionally grueling, the amount ofMore >
The 20-year old goth rocker and actor has admitted he and Nikki are seeking professional help to resolve problems with alcohol after last week’s dramatic arrest.
“Weston and I did get physical with one another, but he did not hit me in the face,” Nikki now confirms. “We’re not pressing charges against each other and we’re working through our issues.”
Nikki also confirmed she is pregnant and suggests the fight mayMore >
The 27-year old whose innate talent won her six Grammys with her very first album is now reported to have indulged in several “out of control” drinking sprees since the drunken fiasco in Belgrade last month.
“Her drinking is out of control,” one friend shares. “She’s rattling about at home in North London drinking herself into oblivion with vodka. Three times this week she’s been so drunk she passed out.”
Child actors have a tough time getting noticed once they grow up – Macauley Culkin anyone? – but some pick some truly dumb ways to get press – Former Nickelodeon star, Ryan Rottman was arrested last night for DUI and can now add ‘Drunk driver’ to his resume.
The police report says the 27-year old actor, who’ll you’ll remember as Joey Colvin on TeenNick’s ‘Gigantic.’ was driving through Hollywood last night and his car jumped the curb. A passing LAPD patrol car saw the whole thing and pulled Ryan over.
Cops say he ‘reeked’ of alcohol, and scored a ‘.19′ on a field sobriety test – more thanMore >
Daniel Radcliffe, the clean-cut Brit who gained global iconic status as Harry Potter has revealed even wizards have problems – At the tender age of just 22, Radcliffe is now recovering from a dependence on alcohol.
“I became so reliant on alcohol to enjoy stuff,” he now admits. “There were a few years there when I was just so enamored with living some sort of famous person’s lifestyle that really isn’t suited to me.”
Daniel’s been sober since August last year and admits there were many times when he could have been caught out by the press;
“I really got away with it because there were manyMore >