Clooney Fundraises for Obama; Lohan Can't Stay Out of Trouble; Joan Rivers and Rihanna in Twitter Feud
08.28.12 by REELZ
George Clooney is used to headlining movies, but on Monday the actor headlined a fundraiser in Geneva, Switzerland, for "good friend" President Obama. Attendees paid $5,000 to have champagne and take a photo with Clooney while others coughed up $15,000 to dine with the star. The event reportedly raised $625,000 for Obama's re-election fund.
Lindsay Lohan is now a suspect in the theft of $100,000 in jewelry, reports TMZ. The jewelry was taken at a home where Lohan was attending an all-night party. Lindsay and her assistant are both suspects in the theft. A lawyer for the two shot down requests from LAPD detectives for interviews.
Still grieving the loss of his son, Sylvester Stallone is now dealing with the loss of half-sister Toni Ann Filiti, who died after a long battle with lung cancer. She passed away Sunday at Stallone's mother's home in California. Said Stallone's mother about her son: “He said he can’t take any more pain. He said he’ll always be there for her son."
Joan Rivers and Rihanna in the midst of a Twitter battle. After the singer's interview with Oprah, where she said she still had feelings for ex-boyfriend Chris Brown, Rivers tweeted, "Rihanna confessed to Oprah Winfrey that she still loves Chris Brown. Idiot! Now it's MY turn to slap her." The joke didn't sit well with Rihanna, who responded with: "@Joan_Rivers wow u really do get slow when you're old huh? Slap on some diapers."