In 2007, actor Sylvester Stallone was caught by Australian custom agents with 48 vials of Jintropin, a human growth hormone (HGH). The drug is best known for being used by professional athletes, mainly baseball players, who need help recovering from injury or building muscle. HGH has been banned by Major League Baseball since 2005.
However, in the March issue of Vanity Fair, writer Ned Zeman says the problem extends way past… Continue reading Hollywood's Human Growth Hormone Problem: Are Stars Taking It To Stay Young?
What to watch on Monday, January 30…
Welcome to Monday, your first full day of reconsidering that new tattoo you got. It’ll be an emotional journey to be sure, but when times get tough you can always turn to the TV! And PLEASE disinfect that thing.
8pm, FoxHouseWhen a teen runaway needs parental consent for a medical procedure, House and Adams must decide whether to call Social Services or to trust the… Continue reading What to Watch Tonight: Being Human, Hart of Dixie, and House
Vinnie Guadagnino is a nice guy, but he’s also “a regular dude.” Which is why he doesn’t feel bad about pulling a dirty toothbrush prank on “Jersey Shore” roommate Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino or sleeping with roommate Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi when she wasn’t technically split from her boyfriend.
“I was just going with the flow and a girl jumped in my bed and I started hooking… Continue reading 'Jersey Shore's' Vinnie Guadagnino: Snooki is 'like, non human'
One of our top picks for this year, if it makes it this year!
Sobering thought before you check out for happy hour on Friday afternoon: we currently live in a world where there are not one, but two movies about creating human centipedes. When the aliens from ‘A.I.’ are surveying the wreckage of Earth in 3,000 years, that’s the type of thing that they might point at and say, “Thank God these guys are gone.” Put another way: this is why we can’t… Continue reading Screw You, 'Human Centipede II'