Jensations: Tuesday, February 9
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Updated 6:33 AM CST, Wed, Feb 10, 2010
Jackson Reaction: Michael Jackson's family feels the involuntary manslaughter charges against his personal physician are not enough. "He's a monster," mother Katherine Jackson told People outside yesterday's hearing for Dr. Conrad Murray. "This charge is a slap on the wrist," said Brian Oxman, longtime lawyer for Joe Jackson, the late singer's father. Murray denies any wrongdoing but surrendered to authorities yesterday.
Charlie Charged: Despite both parties wanting to drop the case, actor Charlie Sheen was officially charged with the alleged Christmas Day assault on his wife, Brooke Mueller. The judge threw out the restraining order keeping Sheen away from his family. "Charlie and Brooke kissed and hugged and looked pretty happy to get beyond this hurdle," Mueller's lawyer told People.
Split Suit: Brad and Angie are not taking news of their split lightly. The couple has begun legal proceedings against British tabloid, News of the World, according to London-based lawyer Keith Schillings. "The News of the World has failed to meet our clients' reasonable demands for a retraction of and apology for these false and intrusive allegations, " Schilling said.
Super Bowl Stats: The big game brought in big numbers! Super Bowl XLIV is now the most-watched TV program in history. More than 106.5 million viewers watched the New Orleans Saints win, according to Nielsen. That beats out the almost 106 million that tuned in for the finale of "M*A*S*H*" in 1983.
Crying Kendra: Former "Girls Next Door" star, Kendra Wilkinson, says she left Sunday's Super Bowl game in tears with her baby son, not because of her husband's loss, but because the paparazzi wouldn't leave her alone. "We asked them to stop cuz of the baby n they were way to close n they didn't care at allllll," Wilkinson wrote on her Twitter page.
Hot 'n' Heavy: The biggest buzz at the Super Bowl may have been the debut of a hot new couple. Alex Rodriguez seems to have moved on to a new Hollywood blonde, Cameron Diaz. The pair got cozy all over Miami, and sources tell OK! the two are definitely into each other and not afraid to hide it.
Going Rogue: Levi Johnston's Playgirl cover was revealed to the world! The issue hits newsstands February 22.
2 to TiVo:
"American Idol" - 7:00pm on Fox: Hollywood Week begins and Ellen makes her judging debut.
"The Millionaire Matchmaker" - 9:00pm on Bravo: Patti tries to find matches for a smarty pants ageist and a gay man who won't stay put.
First Published: Feb 9, 2010 5:08 AM CST