According to gossip tabloid TMZ, rappers are offering up to $100,000 for bottles of Promethazine and Codeine cough syrup, otherwise known as Phenergan-Codeine (with a prescription) or “Sizzurp” and Purple Drank on the streets.
Actavis, the makers of Phenergan-Codeine cough syrup, are fed up with rappers and wannabes like Lil Wayne and Justin Bieber abusing their product for cheap highs.
Lil Wayne was sidelined last year with seizures — a known side effect of Codeine abuse.
NBC’s Saturday Night Live parodied the Obama administration’s
desperate attempts to sign up healthy young people for ObamaCare in advance of Monday’s deadline. SNL’s Obama was urged to wear Pharrell’s goofy hat; pose for a social media photo op with Kim Kardashian and Batkid; dance with the Pope; and kiss Justin Bieber (played by a female actress) on the lips.
Watch the hilarious video after the break.
MTV ‘Skins’ star Britne Oldford never wears her hair in the same style twice. The 21-year-old Toronto native wears her hair curly, straight, wavy, long, short, shoulder length and all stages in between. Today, the Ravenswood star decided to step out as troubled pop idol Justin Bieber. Britne was spotted walking to the set of ABC’s Untitled Richard LaGravenese drama filming at A Voce in Columbus Circle in New York City. Click the link to see what Britne normally looks like when she isn’t going through another hair raising transformation.
Miley Cyrus grants 7-year-old cancer patient’s Make-a-Wish Foundation meeting; now she wants to meet Justin Bieber, too
The Make-A-Wish Foundation is a blessing to families who hope to grant their terminally ill children one last wish. But one family that benefited from the Make-a-Wish Foundation is making headlines for all the wrong reasons.
Little Miley Hodges, 7, was diagnosed with Stage IV Osteosarcoma, an aggressive form of bone cancer. Miley’s last wish was to meet pop idol Justin Bieber. But the troubled singer’s schedule is filled with studio time and court appearances. So Miley, who reportedly has less than four months to live, settled on meeting her namesake Miley Cyrus instead.
Miley Cyrus invited the family to fly to California where a meeting was arranged at a recording studio. But the meeting didn’t go as well as the family planned — depending on who you listen to.
R&B singer Usher Raymond was all smiles despite reports of protege Justin Bieber dissing him as he shopped along La Brea Avenue in Hollywood, CA on Monday. The popular singer and judge on ‘The Voice’ avoided answering questions about Justin as he shopped at American Rag.
In a court deposition video leaked by gossip website TMZ, Bieber dismissed reports that Usher discovered him. “Usher? Yeah, that sounds familiar,” said Bieber. “I was found on YouTube. I was instrumental in my own career.” Similarly, the Jackson 5 always denied the manufactured story that they were discovered by Diana Ross.
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Justin Bieber’s brainless bodyguard mistook Atlanta for Los Angeles, where anything goes if you work for a big name star.
Bieber’s bodyguard Hugo Hesny, left, appeared in Fulton County Magistrate Court with his lawyer, Andrew Schwartz, on Wednesday. Hesny was charged with felony robbery and felony entering auto with intent for theft.
According to the Atlanta Journal-Constition, the burly bodyguard and Bieber’s driver were arrested Monday after Bieber’s entourage got into an altercation with a news photographer at the Fun House on Roswell Road.
Troubled singer Justin Bieber and his father, Jeremy Bieber, were reportedly so abusive to a flight attendant that she was forced to take refuge with the pilot’s in the cockpit of a private jet Bieber leased recently.
The flight attendant and the pilots tell a harrowing story of flying a leased Gulfstream IV jet so filled with marijuana smoke that they wore oxygen masks so they wouldn’t test positive for drugs, which would put their licenses in jeopardy.
NBC News obtained an official report that documented the incidents on board the jet.
“The flight attendant stated the passengers, including Bieber and his father, Jeremy Bieber,” stated the report, “were extremely abusive verbally and she would not work another flight with them.”