Mindy McCready's Suicide and the 'Celebrity Rehab' Curse

Yesterday, country singer Mindy McCready was found on her front porch dead of an apparent suicide. Having appeared on VH1's Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew in 2009 for her addiction to alcohol and painkillers, she is the fifth person from the series to die in the last two years. Of the nine cast members from her… » 2/18/13 2:35pm 2/18/13 2:35pm

50 Cent Is in the Hospital, But Is He Dying or Just Dying for Attention?

When most people are in the hospital they don't tweet about their whereabouts because they are, you know, busy being extremely sick. But 50 Cent has recently issued a series of tweets mentioning that he's in the hospital—for what a friend says is a stomach ailment—while simultaneously mentioning his new mixtape. The… » 5/17/12 8:00pm 5/17/12 8:00pm

Celebrity Rehab: Jeff Conaway's Girlfriend Just Doesn't Get The…

Vicki, Jeff Conaway's enabling girlfriend, has been one hell of a roadblock on Jeff's road to recovery. During his stay in rehab she has been caught bringing hardcore prescription painkillers into the facility (which were intercepted by employees), as well as booze disguised in a soft drink bottle. On last night's… » 2/15/08 11:00am 2/15/08 11:00am