Published April 25, 2014
Books , Irish , Kennedys , News , Politics , RIP
EXCLUSIVE BY JULIAN BROUWER IN NEW YORK
TRAGIC literary genius Ernest Hemingway had to turn down a prestigious invitation to be a guest at the inauguration of President John F Kennedy – because he was locked in a secure mental hospital.
Hemingway was a huge fan of JFK’s beautiful wife Jackie and thought she and her husband would brighten up the turgid world of American politics. Continue reading ‘New book reveals tragic Ernest Hemingway’s love for Kennedys’
Published April 20, 2014
Books , Music , News , Showbiz , Weird World
BY MANHATTAN NEWS STAFF
Superstar Michael Jackson used to get his bodyguards to pick up mystery women for him, a bombshell new book claims.
The book – “Remember the Time: Protecting Michael Jackson in His Final Days,” written by Jacko’s former employees Javon Beard and Bill Whitfield – also alleges he disciplined his kids and suffered major money issues. Continue reading ‘Jacko and the women: bombshell new book tells all’
Published April 10, 2014
Books , Crime , News , Weird World
BY day rookie cop Allison Moore conducted investigations into big-time meth dealers and partnered up with the DEA, flying on helicopters looking for illegal drug activity. But nobody knew that she had a secret — she was a meth addict herself.
Hawaiian-based Moore’s amazing memoir, “Shards,” comes out this month. Continue reading ‘Vice cop by day, meth addict by night’
Published November 15, 2013
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NEW York’s famed Strand Bookstore soaked homeless people with sprinklers to stop them from sleeping under the shop’s awning, the New York Post reveals.
“Every morning, we would tell [vagrants] politely to leave so we can put our carts out. Some were nice about it, and some were nasty and unstable. It was an annoyance for us,” one worker told The Post. Continue reading ‘Strand Bookstore soaks homeless people with sprinklers’
Published November 7, 2013
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A NOTEBOOK containing the thoughts and poems of rock star Jim Morrison could raise $300,000 when it goes up for auction.
The handwritten marble notebook which used to belong to The Doors’ front man goes under the hammer on December 18 in an auction both online and live in Hollywood. Continue reading ‘Jim Morrison’s notebook goes up for auction’
Published November 3, 2013
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A BOMBSHELL new book claims President John F Kennedy was killed by “friendly fire”.
Timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of JFK’s murder, the book “JFK: The Smoking Gun”, alleges the President was accidentally shot dead by a member of the Secret Service. Continue reading ‘New book claims JFK was killed by “friendly fire”’
Published October 30, 2013
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SHE went to one of the most exclusive schools in New York and counted fellow pupil Gwyneth Paltrow among her friends.
Yet bizarrely Alexis Lass rebelled against her privileged life at the prestigious all-girl Manhattan school Spence …and became a hardcore dominatrix for two years, earning up to $300 an hour for persecuting American men. Continue reading ‘From posh school to life as a New York dominatrix’