Rihanna wears a vintage pink velour track suit in New York City

Rihanna was spotted leaving a press junket for her movie 'Home' in New York City on Friday, March 13. A press junket involves interviews with carefully chosen VIP journalists and bloggers who are flown in at the movie studio's expense to interview the stars one-on-one. RiRi wore a vintage Sean John pink velour tracksuit which she accessorized with platform sneaker boots. Platform shoes were all the rage in the 1970s. The Bajan trendsetter is happy to bring the style back in.
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Floyd Mayweather, Tiny and TIP

Celebrities of every stripe will converge on Las Vegas, Nevada for the much-hyped prize fight between boxing champs Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquaio on May 2. But one star who won't be in attendance is Floyd's former friend, Tameka "Tiny" Harris.

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This is an updated post of an earlier version that was originally posted in May 1, 2012.

Have you ever attempted to swallow food and it feels like it's stuck in your throat (or somewhere in your upper chest)? Panic slowly begins to rise as it seems like your throat is starting to close and you feel like you can't breathe. You feel like you're choking until you drink something to get the food moving again.

If you've ever had that choking experience with food -- and it occurs quite often -- you may have cancer of the esophagus.

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Scandal Marla Gibbs Shonda Rhimes

'Scandal' viewers were in an uproar last night when actress/comedienne Marla Gibbs returned to the popular ABC TV drama in her role as "Rose" from episode 11.

Gibbs, who turns 84 on June 14, asked Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) to help her find out what happened to her recently deceased friend, Lois -- Olivia's kindly neighbor who was brutally murdered when Olivia was kidnapped in episode 10.

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Lil Wayne joint

Rappers have a love/hate relationship going with their tour DJs. A DJ can either bring the noise or bring the curtains down on a show if they mess up the tracks during a rap concert. On Thursday, Lil Wayne abruptly ended his concert at Nova Southeastern University and stalked off the stage when the DJ messed up a track off Weezy's mixtape, Sorry 4 the Wait 2, an apology to his fans for the delay in the release his album Tha Carter IV.

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