Elizabeth Taylor – recently deceased film star and friend of Mr Jackson. In the news today as her Bel Air mansion is up for sale at a cost of $8.6m. The house has a good show business history as it was previously owned by Frank Sinatra’s daughter Nancy.For a look at what you get for your money see the featured property listing at Mossler Properties who are handling the sale. There is a short video tribute to Elizabeth Taylor from the legendary Paul Newman on YouTube. By the way if you think the property sounds expensive it is actually quite modest for the Bel Air area, have a look at this nearby property that has been reduced from just under $40m to around $25m. Look at the main bedroom on the picture tour, truly how the other half live!
If anyone thinks that stars like Liz Taylor were not seen in their bikinis flashing the flesh then this black and white picture of a voluptuous Liz should change their mind.
Kate’s dress – Arriving back into the country for her first official UK engagement since the wedding Kate aka the Duchess of Cambridge caused a fashion website to crash with people trying to get hold of the £175 dress she was wearing when she met the American President and First Lady today. To see if there are any left or to guess what she might be wearing next see the Reiss website.
Genderless baby – 4 month old Canadian baby Storm does not yet have his/her sex revealed to the world (or indeed grandparents). The baby’s parents have decided that the child needs to decide themselves what sex they wished to be raised as. Full story was released in the Toronto Star, see the paper’s website for latest news.
Tiger Woods – the man who could do no wrong who is now struggling for good news has announced he is using crutches and wearing a protective boot on his left leg in a battle to be fit for the US Open in the middle of June. To see more on Tiger see his official site or to read about the US Open, taking place at the Congressional Country Club, Bethesda, Maryland look at the official US Open website.
Pregnancy diary – must be something in the water! One of today’s consistently hot topics finds women looking for info on pregnancy diaries. Two good places to start for UK readers are Babyworld, where you can create an online diary and read others, and also Emma’s Diary, which gives you a number of freebies when you have registered.
Motorola Atrix – another in the new generation of Android smartphones. For more info see what cnet thought of the Atrix here. If the phone takes your fancy it is currently available for a monthly outlay of around £25 in the UK.