Tag Archives: Human Interest

So You Think You Can Dance Final 3

Adechike Torbert was eliminated from hit show So You Think You Can Dance during last night’s live broadcast of the Fox reality dance competition.

“It’s been an honor to even be on this show, amongst such fine artists and just beautiful people. This is not the end of this road, this is only the beginning of the journey,” Adechike said. “Thank you.”

23-year-old Adechike, was ousted from So You Think You Can Dance’s seventh season after he finished as the bottom vote-getter based on home viewer votes cast immediately following Wednesday night’s live Top 4 performance show.

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How much is that doggie in the window? $600,000 ! Ka-ching ka-ching!

In China there’s a new way to show you’ve made it big.

Dogs, have became the country’s new status symbol, especially Tibetan mastiffs, according to a report of MSNBC. Pet fairs devoted purely to Tibetan mastiffs take place several times a week during the recently ended show season.

The Tibetan Mastiff is a very ancient breed and type of domestic dog originating with nomadic cultures of Central Asia.

In most cities like Beijing, dog licenses alone cost over $100. Also, each dog must have photo ID, just like its human owner.

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Pacquiao VS Mayweather Bout Still Possible ?

Is the fight touted as “the biggest fight in history of boxing”, still possible?

According to Arum, it still is, as long as Don King is nearby.

Top Rank Head Bob Arum confirmed he recently had a conversation with King, his erstwhile rival in the boxing promotions. King was the promoter responsible for the “Thrilla in Manila” event headlined by Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier.

“We had some good laughs. All that old stuff, that old history, is gone now. We’re both old codgers now. If Mayweather chose Don as his promoter, I have no doubt what would happen,” Arum told Michael Marley of Examiner.com.

“Don and I would go into a locked room. Then we’d roll around on the floor for a while. When we came out of the room, we’d have a deal and Manny and Floyd would be fighting each other next,” he said.

Recently, Mayweather has tweeted several times that he was with Don King complete with some pictures.

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Glee (Asian Version) from Philippines

Entitled Idol, Philippine TV Channel ABS-CBN, launches their own musical teen show and will be the network’s newest primetime series to hit television. Idol stars Sarah Geronimo, Sam Milby, and indie turned mainstream actor Coco Martin.

The show was reported by local magazines as “GLEE-inspired”.

Idol will be mostly production numbers involving singing and dancing each episode.

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