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WHITNEY HOUSTON’S BODYGUARD COSTUME NABS FIVE FIGURES

Whitney Houston’s Queen of the Night costume from 1992’s Bodyguard sold at auction for $12,000, The Blast reports. Meanwhile, Dr. Evil’s costume from Austin Powers sold for $9.600, Winona Ryder’s hazmat suit from Stranger Things landed $9,000 and a pair of Jawa boots from Star Wars nabbed $7.800. What piece of movie memorabilia would you love […]

On This Day in History! 08/21/18

1858, the Lincoln-Douglas debates began in Illinois, with U.S. Senate candidates Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas debating the issue of slavery. The two debated in seven Illinois towns, with their speeches lasting for hours. Lincoln advocated the abolition of slavery, making him a national political figure. However, Douglas won the election. 1878, a group of lawyers, judges, and law […]

CHARLOTTE RAE DIES AT 92

Charlotte Rae – the lovable Mrs. Garrett from iconic sitcoms The Facts of Life and Diff’rent Strokes – has passed away at 92-years-old. She died on Sunday after being diagnosed with bone cancer in 2017, her reps said. Rae is best known for her role as housekeeper Edna Garrett, first on the sitcom Diff’rent Strokes […]

WIFE OF JOHN LENNON’S KILLER KNEW HER HUSBAND WOULD SHOOT HIM

The wife of John Lennon‘s murderer knew that her husband, Mark David Chapman, intended to shoot the late-Beatle. Nearly 38 years after Chapman emptied a .38 caliber pistol in the neck and back of the 40-year-old Lennon, Gloria Abe is specking out in advance of Chapman’s upcoming parole hearing set for August 20th. Back on […]