Beastie Boys Let GoldieBlox Keep Their Toys, For a Price

GoldieBlox and the Beastie Boys have ended their legal dispute over copyright infringement with a secret settlement. The financial sum has not been disclosed, but I'm assuming GoldieBlox has to pay the Beasties and promise not to sample their work again. Here’s hoping the start-up toy company can withstand this blow… » 3/18/14 12:00pm 3/18/14 12:00pm

Beastie Boys to Girls: Get Your Own Damn Song

The Beastie Boys are threatening to sue GoldieBlox because the toy company used a parody of the Beastie Boys' song Girls in their awesome video showing little girls using an enormous Rube Goldberg contraption to turn off a shitty princess TV ad. Along with Universal Music, the Beastie Boys sent a letter to GoldieBlox… » 11/24/13 11:30pm 11/24/13 11:30pm

Ad-Rock's Sweet, G-Rated (!) Speech At Adam Yauch Park Dedication

Yesterday a small playground in Brooklyn was re-named Adam Yauch Park after the deceased Beastie Boys member, who passed away a year ago today. At the ceremony, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz made a touching (and funny: "Like the Wu-Tang Clan, the Beastie Boys are for the children") speech about Yauch's memory and the spirit… » 5/04/13 6:00pm 5/04/13 6:00pm

Jillian Michaels Has Two Brand New Babies—Oh, And She's Also Dating a…

Jillian Michaels, who rose to fame as one of the original trainers on The Biggest Loser, doesn't seem to do anything quietly. So perhaps we should not be surprised that she's dropped not one but three gossip bombshells in a single day. Guess what? She's dating a woman, AND she's become a new mom to not one but two… » 5/23/12 8:00pm 5/23/12 8:00pm

The Cutest Tribute to the Beastie Boys' MCA Yet

To say that the Beastie Boys' Adam "MCA" Yauch was beloved ranks among "lungs like air" and "Hitler was a jerk" as one of the biggest understatements of all time. Tributes have been pouring in since the rapper's death on May 4th, but few have matched the Beastie Boys' playful spirit as well as filmmaker James… » 5/16/12 6:15pm 5/16/12 6:15pm

Adam Yauch, a.k.a. MCA of the Beastie Boys, Dies at Age 47

The Beastie Boys's Adam Yauch, age 47, passed away today after a long battle with cancer. In 2009, doctors discovered a tumor on Yauch's salivary gland, and he has been undergoing treatment ever since. His illness has caused the delay of the Beastie Boys's 2011 album, "Hot Sauce Committee, Part 2
," and prevented… » 5/04/12 9:00pm 5/04/12 9:00pm

Kimora Lee Simmons Is Not Going To Let Russell Be Another Deadbeat Dad

  • Russell Simmons is forking over $20,000 per daughter in child support to Kimora Lee, which seems about right when you take into account that they are not just children but living ambassadors of Fabulosity. [TMZ]
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