When Chris Christie briefly considered a bid for the White House in 2011, many suggested the popular New Jersey Governor was too fat to be President. However, if he decides to run in 2016 his weight may be less of a burden; in an interview with the New York Post, Christie has revealed that he underwent secret gastric-band surgery earlier this year, and observers say it is already paying off.
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Wednesday 10 April 2013
Lindsay Lohan has called her time in rehab a “blessing”.
Thursday 04 April 2013
The landscape of America’s late-night television is about to shift, after Jay Leno, host of NBC’s Tonight show for 22 years, confirmed he would depart in spring 2014, to be replaced by the more youthful Jimmy Fallon.
Wednesday 06 February 2013
The American skiier lost control at the World Championships in Schladming
Tuesday 05 February 2013
American skier has been romantically linked with Tiger Woods
Monday 03 December 2012
They may have been sitting down in their tuxes rather than tearing across the stage in their flares, but in the words of Barack Obama: “Guys who are not completely youthful can still rock.”
Friday 30 November 2012
The Chancellor George Osborne should think about cutting the top rate of income tax, Boris Johnson said today as he praised India for having a more attractive regime for entrepreneurs.
Friday 28 September 2012
Don't you mean Edward Elgar?
Thursday 27 September 2012
Prime Minister David Cameron is visiting Brazil today on a trip to boost UK trade links with one of the world's fastest growing economies.
Thursday 07 June 2012
Mayor says he has "as much chance of being reincarnated as an olive" as he has of being Prime Minister
Sunday 28 August 2011
Friday 05 August 2011
Fox Searchlight has marked a comedy spec script from Easy A writer Bert Royal with a gold star.
Friday 22 April 2011
Comedian, actress and ideas guru Anna Faris is also a movie producer selling ideas around town. Faris just sold an untitled comedy pitch to Paramount based on a funny incident that happened to her in real life.
Monday 18 April 2011
Last week UK comics voted Daniel Kitson the funniest man in Britain. But what books should budding stand-ups not put down?
Wednesday 19 January 2011
Steven Tyler doesn't think 'American Idol' is the best way to find new musical talent.
Friday 15 October 2010
I tend to find any song with a recurring handclap motif hard to resist: such is the case with the new single by Baltimore artist Rye Rye. "Sunshine" is a giddy dash of electro rap – get it at ind.pn/ doyex7.
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
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Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
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General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
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