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Posts from: April 2007

Trump gives Schwarzenegger $10,000 but says it’s not for Apprentice appearance

California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger appeared on an episode of The Apprentice 6 in March, and “a little more than a month” later, “Donald Trump gave $10,000 to [him]… to help pay off campaign debts,” the AP reports. Some are criticizing the contribution, because it appears as though Trump paid Schwarzenegger to appear on the show. …

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Jessica Sierra charged with cocaine possession, aggravated battery; works at Hooters

American Idol 4 finalist Jessica Sierra was arrested and charged this weekend with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, possession of cocaine, and introduction of contraband into a detention facility, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office’s report. She was “out partying with friends at the Hyde Park Cafe in South Tampa” when “[p]olice say …

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Idol raises $60+ million; sponsors quiet about donations; celebs backed out, were cut

After last night’s Idol Gives Back finale/telethon, there were two lingering questions: How much money, exactly, did the show raise from viewers and its sponsors, and where were the celebrities who were supposed to show up but were absent? While Ryan Seacrest said during the broadcast (on both coasts) that the show raised “almost $30 …

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