Marilyn Manson

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Marilyn Manson: Pointing Fake Rifle at Audience 'a Statement'

Rocker's move came on day of Texas mass shooting

(Newser) - On Sunday night—the same day 26 people were killed in a mass shooting at a Texas church—Marilyn Manson pointed a fake assault rifle at the audience during his performance at Ozzfest Meets Knotfest and pretended to fire. The rocker is now defending the move, which took place in... More »

Marilyn Manson Hospitalized After Concert Fall

Singer climbed onto gun prop, fell, and it fell on him, ending show

(Newser) - Marilyn Manson's representative says the singer was injured in a mishap on stage during a New York City performance and taken to a hospital, reports the AP . Variety reports that Manson was performing a cover of the Eurythmics' "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" when he began to... More »

'Columbine Era Destroyed My Career': Marilyn Manson

The rocker gives an odd but entertaining interview to the 'Guardian'

(Newser) - "Honestly, the Columbine era destroyed my entire career at the time," muses Marilyn Manson in an interview with the Guardian that is, in a word, weird. At the time of the Columbine school shootings the rocker was, of course, a favorite target of conservative groups in America, with... More »

Denny's Patron Punches Marilyn Manson in Face

And Adam Levine gets ambushed by fan

(Newser) - Marilyn Manson may be older and mellower these days, but apparently he still knows how to get into trouble. After his Saturday night concert in Alberta, Canada, he went to Denny's around 2am, where he got into an argument with patrons at another table, according to TMZ . Manson allegedly... More »

Marilyn Manson at 46: Cat Pics, Legal Pot

Prince of darkness has grown up a bit

(Newser) - At age 46, Marilyn Manson is still the "prince of darkness" you know him as—in a new New York Times profile, he calls himself a "destroying, chaos element in the world"—but some things have changed a bit. For example, during the Times interview, he showed... More »

5 Broken Hollywood Engagements

These pairs spared you the celebrity wedding spectacle

(Newser) - Some Hollywood marriages are over within months ... but other relationships don't even make it to the altar. OK! magazine rounds up 10 broken celebrity engagements:
  • We should probably all send Miley Cyrus a thank-you note for breaking off her engagement to Liam Hemsworth—the pair was planning not one,
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Things Walmart Deems Less Acceptable Than Guns

The Bushmaster AR-15 can stay, but pregnant barbie has to go

(Newser) - Despite a public outcry, Walmart is still selling "modern sporting rifles" (read: assault rifles), reportedly including the Bushmaster AR-15, the model used in the Newtown shooting. But there are some items too controversial for Walmart. The Huffington Post helpfully compiled a few of the things that Walmart apparently believes... More »

LiLo Gets 'Belligerently Drunk,' Hangs With Manson

Not, however, in the same evening

(Newser) - Lindsay Lohan’s weekend festivities were apparently so epic that stories are still trickling out today. Most notably, the troubled starlet crashed the DeLeon Tequila anniversary party at one of her favorite hangouts, the Chateau Marmont. A source tells the New York Post that Lohan was asked to leave, which... More »

10 Grossest Ladies' Men

How does a dork like Zach Braff score a hottie like Liv Tyler?

(Newser) - Some celebrity pairings involve guys so ugly, skeevy, or just plain douchey that it makes you wonder what’s wrong with the world. Amelia McDonell-Parry runs down Hollywood’s 10 ickiest ladies men for The Frisky . Check them out in the photo gallery; for even more eww details, click here... More »

Celeb Couples Who Could Be Siblings

Sienna Miller, Jude Law: Separated at birth?

(Newser) - Judging by their love mates, some celebrities really are attracted to themselves above all others. Nerve lists five couples that look like siblings:
  • Sienna Miller and Jude Law: Back before the nanny breakup, they "seemed like the pretty, popular siblings all high schools seem to have."
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'Hermione' to Star With Marilyn Manson

She's going from the pal of a boy wizard to a Goth rocker

(Newser) - When Emma Watson said she was ready to leave Harry Potter behind, she meant it. The actor—whose only major role so far has been Hermione in the Potter films—is reportedly teaming up with shock rocker Marilyn Manson for her next project, playing a princess in a musical Goth... More »

Flea-Ridden Resort to Winehouse: No More Dogs!

Plus, Marilyn Manson grosses us all out some more

(Newser) - Amy Winehouse is bringing fleas to St. Lucia. Her swanky resort quarters had to be fumigated thanks to the “five or six” stray dogs she’s adopted, a source tells the Sun, and management banned her from rescuing any more animals. Elsewhere:
  • The latest in a series of TMI
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I Fantasize About Killing Ex: Manson

Plus more fun tidbits from his latest disturbing interview

(Newser) - Marilyn Manson, that fine upstanding Goth rocker, offers his fans a little TMI in the latest issue of Spin—including the admission that, when it comes to ex Evan Rachel Wood, he fantasizes “every day about smashing her skull in with a sledgehammer.” Other highlights:
  • On the Christmas
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The 5 Tastiest Absinthes

It's not the stuff of legend, but it makes a fine cocktail

(Newser) - Absinthe is back on sale in the US after being outlawed since 1912 because of a compound believed to cause hallucinations, but two brands were approved for sale last year. So Esquire rounded up the five best bottles of absinthe.
  1. Vieux Pontarlier ($65): Absinthe at its finest.
  1. Versinthe ($55): This
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PETA Bristles at 'Cruel' Aretha

Queen of Soul joins Eva Longoria, Lindsay Lohan on group's worst-dressed list

(Newser) - The Queen of Soul's fondness for fur means she isn't getting any R-E-S-P-E-C-T from PETA, Access Hollywood reports. Aretha Franklin has topped the animal rights organization's latest worst-dressed list after wearing a fur coat to the Grammys. "Music lovers may think of you as a 'queen,' but to... More »

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