Posts tagged depression
Mindy McCready shot and killed her dog as well as herself, officials investigating the star’s tragic (but not entirely shocking) suicide in Arkansas said.
For McCready, the downward spiral she was on had reached a point where killing a dog, or even herself, marked the end of a long and troubled road.
The singer’s final weeks were a haze of addiction, depression and despair, according to new reports following her the country star’s death Sunday.
Police found Mindy McCready dead (with her dog) on her home’s porch, in the exact spot where her 34-year-old boyfriend was found deadMore >
Macaulay Culkin may not be on drugs, but he is not doing so hot. A friend describes him as depressed, sad, lonely and attempting to recapture his childhood.
Weeks after the National Enquirer called Macaulay Culkin a heroin addict and said he was at death’s door, reports say the Home Alone star is very depressed.
An insider close to Culkin says he is not doing well and has been attempting to relive his childhood and has been engaging in increasingly strange behavior.
That includes hosting costume parties where guests are invited to come dressed as a movie character or dinosaur. “He likesMore >
Jenelle Evans, possibly the craziest MTV reality star of all time – not a small feat mind you – has certainly proven adept at dropping her pants.
Dropping Kieffer Delp, conversely, is something she hasn’t mastered.
Once again, she is back with the deadbeat who’s gotten physical with her more than once and supposedly leaked Jenelle Evans nude photos after she dumped him.
All water under the naked bridge now, though, apparently. They’re totally gonna last this time. Speaking of naked pics, here’s one Kieffer recently Tweeted!
As unappealing as it is to see Kieffer clutching Jenelle’s bareMore >
Teen Mom star Farrah Abraham recently felt so depressed that she considered suicide, she admitted in an interview while promoting her new book.
“All I could think about was killing myself,” she says, and she even mapped out some specifics. “I figured I would drown myself in the bathtub.”
“That seemed like the easiest way to go.”
In My Teenage Dream Ended, the now-21-year-old single mother says her lowest point occurred two years after her daughter Sophia’s birth.
Raising Sophia alone, coupled with the tragic death of her ex, Derek Underwood, in a car accident when she was pregnant, wasMore >
We’ve seen them holding hands and we’ve seen them embracing on the red carpet, but in Part 2 of her interview with Oprah Winfrey – airing this Sunday – Kim Kardashian admits verbally for the first time:
She’s dating Kanye West.
“I don’t know why it took so long for us to kind of get together,” Kardashian tells the ratings-challenged host, adding that she has no regrets over pretending to love marrying Kris Humphries. “I think I needed to go through all my experiences and some that he’s gone through.”
Kim also says the two have shared misery in common,More >
Country superstar Tim McGraw posted a photo of himself on Twitter last Friday, ostensibly showing off a large Nike athletic shoe for some reason.
That’s not what fans are buzzing about, though. The 45-year-old McGraw, with his ripped physique, proved that his wife Faith Hill is one lucky lady.
“This is a shoe that can really make a man feel inadequate,” Tim wrote with the photo … making every other male in America feel inadequate.
And he’s a great singer. Faith 1, Everyone Else 0.
Go here to read the rest: Tim McGraw: Shirtless, RIPPED on Twitter!
Go Lizard. It’s your birthday. We gonna …
Yeah. This viral video pretty much speaks for itself. Scintillating footage of a small lizard crossing the road is overdubbed with 50 Cent’s seminal hip hop smash hit “In Da Club,” creating the impression that the reptile is showing off some sick dance moves.
As always, very nicely done Internet.
See more here: Dancing Lizard Gets Down to "In Da Club"
Nick Stahl’s family and friends are once again searching for the missing Terminator actor after he bailed on rehab against his doctor’s orders days ago.
Stahl, who was reported missing last month before contacting friends and family and entering treatment, has disappeared anew, according to reports.
“He’s been missing for about four days,” the actor’s estranged wife, Rose Murphy Stahl, confirmed to E! News Monday. “I don’t want to comment any further.”
After checking out of rehab, the Terminator 3 star went to stay at a friend’s. He was then seen in downtown L.A., but after that, StahlMore >
A man at a Connecticut deli was so upset about his botched sandwich order, he called 911 to complain and asked the authorities to intervene ASAP.
“Um, hi. My name is Rother McLennon and I’m at Grateful Deli,” he told the dispatcher.
“I specifically asked for um little um, turkey, and little um ham and a lot of cheese and a lot of mayonnaise…and they are giving me a hard time.”
“I was wondering if you could stop by and just…”
That’s when the dispatcher responds in disbelief, asking, “You’re calling 911 because you don’t like the way they’re making yourMore >
The Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter says he wanted to attend his sister Leslie Carter’s funeral in Upstate New York this weekend, but his own family made it impossible.
Say what now?
As the 25-year-old Leslie was laid to rest at a small ceremony after a suspected drug overdose claimed her life last week, several family members were on hand.
Just not Nick.
Nick Carter said that, “I wanted to be at my sister’s funeral, but my family has always had a complicated dynamic.” He would not explain the circumstances.
Sources close to the singer, however, say feels family members went out of their wayMore >
“Wherever this flag’s flown, we take care of our own.” – Bruce Springsteen
There is perhaps no more legendary American musician and working class hero than the Boss of Rock and Roll himself. With his new album, “Wrecking Ball,” due out March 6, Bruce Springsteen has just released a new single, “We Take Care of Our Own.”
Take a listen below and see what you think:
In vintage Springsteen fashion, the song is musically upbeat, yet references the struggles of America with lyrics like, “Where’s the promise, from sea to shining sea?”
Other songs on 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 >
Angelina Pivarnick sounded pretty confident about her decision to leave Jersey Shore but with her hopes riding on a yet to be realized TNA Wrestling contract and a failed hip hop career it looks like she’s opening up about her regrets of leaving the show.
Pivarnick told RumorFix.com:
“I would be a liar if I told you I didn’t miss it, because I actually do. I miss the fact that I was part of such a big TV show.”
Angelina had walked about the show twice before ending her contract with MTV last year. She said at the time that the show had spiraled her into depression. Specifically PivarnickMore >
Larry King with wife Shawn and sons Cannon and Chase
(HMG) – Despite the attempts to patch their broken marriage, things are apparently not all well in the Larry King house, which is a shame with two young boys involved. Word is Larry’s wife Shawn Southwick King, overdosed on pills last week in Provo, Utah.
RadarOnline has posted the audio of a 911 call made on May 28 by Shawn’s father, Karl Engemann, in which he says that his daughter “may have overmedicated,” and speculates that the pills Southwick took were “something to help with her anxiety and her depression.”
“I don’t think she didMore >