The Internet is buzzing over rapper Lil Wayne's abrupt announcement that he is banned from the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City tonight where the Thunder will take on the San Antonio Spurs in game 3 of the Western conference NBA finals.

Wayne, 29, is a fixure at NBA games, especially at the New Orleans Saints and the Miami Heat home games (Weezy is from Nola and lives in Miami).

But Wayne won't be in attendance tonight at the OKC game.

Moments ago Wayne tweeted this:

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Update: After nearly 2 weeks of deliberation, a North Carolina jury reached a verdict on only one count in the John Edwards campaign-finance violations trial. Edwards was acquitted on count 3: accepting illegal campaign contributions. The judge declared a mistrial on the other 5 counts.

The jury of eight men and four women were sent back to the jury room earlier today to hammer out a decision on all of the counts against Edwards.

The jury began deliberating on May 18 after a month of testimony, which at times sounded more like a steamy soap opera than a trial on the intricacies of campaign finance rules.

Charged with six counts of violating federal campaign laws, Edwards was accused by the government of soliciting nearly $1 million from wealthy backers to finance a cover up of his illicit affair and illegitimate child while running for president in 2008.

If convicted, Edwards can face up to 30 years in prison and be fined more than $1 million, although it is unlikely he will face the most severe penalties.

Edwards reportedly collected $725,000 from wealthy heiress Rachel "Bunny" Mellon, who disguised her contributions as payments for antique furniture, according to ABC News.

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Actress Rutina Wesley attended the Premiere of HBO's "True Blood" 5th Season at ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome in Hollywood on Wednesday. She looks different somehow. I can't put my finger on it. Is this the network's attempt to make Rutina looks sexy and glamorous? Rutina, who plays Tara on the popular series, was shot in season 4, leaving fans to speculate that her character would be killed off.

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A massive manhunt is underway in Canada for a deranged porn actor who filmed himself cutting off another man's head, then mailing the body parts to the offices of Canadian government officials.

It isn't clear why Luka Rogno Magnotta, 29, mailed the body parts -- a hand and a foot - to the two government officials. Police located the rest of the man's torso and limbs in a suitcase discarded behind an apartment building where Magnotta lived.

According to London's Daily Mail, the low-budget porn actor filmed himself hacking a man's head off with a kitchen knife and ice pick as rock music plays in the background. He then mutilates and dismembers the naked man who is tied to a bed. The film was uploaded online under the title [title removed].

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11-year-old Sam Lesser learned a hard lesson when he broke open his piggy bank to buy 300 shares of Facebook stock for $10,000 last week.

In the blink of an eye, the fifth-grader lost 25% of his investment ($2,500) along with millions of other small investors who hoped to make a fast buck.

The small investors aren't alone; 28-year-old Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is losing, too -- at the rate of $15 million per hour.

Facebook stock has nosedived to under $27 today from its initial price of $38 on May 18.

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Please note that the following TEAS have NOT been confirmed. But the TEA is steaming hot, so sip with caution!

My west coast connect writes:

Hey Sandra,

Giiirrrrl have I got some tea for you and it's served steaming HOT on celebs you do NOT like. Ok lets start first off with Chris Brown...

So I'm told everyone thought Chris Brown was losing weight over Rihanna. NOT THE CASE! I'm told he and his girlfriend Karreuche "allegedly" get high off that "molly" (which is like a more pure form of MDMA aka ecstasy). Anyway, I'm told they "allegedly" use it daily and that's the reason for his drastic weight loss and erratic behavior. His voice has also suffered from it, which is why he mostly performs/lip syncs "Turn Up The Music" at Award shows. Most MDMA users, I'm told, love techno-like music and glow in the dark scenery. A person who use to be a part of Chris Brown's camp told me he just couldn't be around it anymore because it was just too much and he (the person) is just into smoking marijuana as their only drug of choice.

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JC Penney has launched a Father's Day ad featuring a same-sex gay couple and their two children. The ad copy reads: “real-life dads Todd Koch and Cooper Smith with their children, Claire and Mason.”

The gay marriage-friendly campaign comes on the heels of President Obama's endorsement of same-sex marriage earlier this month -- a move some critics believe was politically motivated.

A week after Obama's surprise announcement, the national media went into overdrive promoting same-sex marriage in all platforms. Some media outlets announced recent polls showing support for gay marriage steadily increasingly among the black community.

But the fact remains that in the 32 states where same-sex marriage is banned by law, blacks were the major contributing factor against gay marriage.

Blacks who fear that the traditional family is under attack in America believe that children need both a mother and a father.

Despite the misleading headlines proclaiming black support for gay marriage is evolving, a St. Paul church is on the brink of closing after losing more than half of its congregation when their pastor announced his support of gay marriage.

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Most women who seek advice on men and marriage look to their friends who are already happily married.

Tracy McMillan is a three-time divorcée and daughter of a former prostitute. She doesn't fit the typical image of a relationship guru who is in high demand on the television talk show circuit.

But her divorce status didn't matter to readers of the Huffington Post, where her blog titled Why You're Not Married Yet was the most read post ever.

McMillan told MSNBC's Kathie Lee and Hoda: "I'm just your best friend who's been through all kinds of stuff in relationships and I'm here to kind of tell you the real truth."

And the truth, according to McMillan, is that women lie to themselves rather than face cold hard facts.

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Rihanna just tweeted this Esquire UK cover out to her 19 million followers on Twitter.com. She is featured nude on the cover with the subtitle: RIHANNA WILL NOT BE CENSORED. Consider this your Morning Glory, afternoon snack and Afternoon Delight all rolled into one! I will update with more pics from the cover story.

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According to Gawker.com, Kim Kardashian allegedly invited herself backstage at Beyonce's Revel concerts in Atlantic City last weekend.

Kim, who is reportedly banned from Beyonce's inner circle, strolled backstage with her friend, socialite Brittany Gastineau, who started taking random pics as if to prove they were indeed backstage.

But Gawker is adamant that Beyonce did not invite Kim backstage -- as evidenced by the lack of pics with Beyonce in them.

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Add Mary J Blige's name to the long list of celebrities who blame their management for mismanaging their money. The aging R&B star is being sued by TD bank for a $250,000 loan that Mary and her foundation has neglected to pay back.

Blige's Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now (FFAWN) took out the loan back in June 2011. So far the foundation has paid back a mere $368.33, less than seven percent of the total loan.

The bank filed the suit this month to recoup the $250,000, plus late fees and costs.

It sounds like Mary used the foundation to take out a personal loan to pay her rumored mounting debts, and now she can't afford to pay the loan back. She needs a hit record.

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The 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' cast made an appearance at Pearl Bistro in Atlanta Tuesday night. The spin off of the Love & Hip New York show is set to premiere on VH1 on Monday June 18 at 8 p.m.

Grand Hustle GM Hannah Kang is handling the promotions for the show in Atlanta. Hopefully she will add a touch of class. I'm hoping LHH Atlanta isn't going to leave a black mark on Atlanta that will be difficult to erase.

Pictured above, Lil Scrappy's mother, Mama Dee with Mimi, who owns (or used to own) a celebrity house cleaning service that catered to celebrity clientele. I bet she has some great stories to tell.

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