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A Woman Got Escorted Off Her Plane Because She Wouldn’t Stop Singing Whitney Houston Songs

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A woman had to be escorted off an airplane because she wouldn't stop singing Whitney Houston songs.

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The Best Goat Remixes

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Ever since the super viral <a href="http://clipnation.com/goats-yelling-humans/">Goats Yelling Like Humans</a> compilation came out in early February, "goating" (the trend of adding yelling goats to popular songs) has been taking the Internet by storm.

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IMPEACH OBAMA! Beyonce Lip-Synced The National Anthem At The Inauguration

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Beyonce's incredible national anthem performance was lip-synced, which makes it somehow illegitimate to many it seems.

PRINCESS DIANA

Kevin Costner's Bodyguard 2 Would Have Starred Princess Diana

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In one of the more incredibly-unbelievable-yet-believable quotes of the year so far, Kevin Costner apparently said in an interview with CNN that he once told Princess Diana that he would “take care of her just the same way I took care of Whitney.

2012 OLYMPICS

Therapeutic Pug Massage And Morning Links

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A nice counterpoint to the heavy stuff I wrote about yesterday.

CHRIS CORNELL

Chris Cornell’s ‘I Will Always Love You’ Cover Is Unexpected, Breathtaking

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I haven't been actively tracking Whitney Houston tributes, but I'm going to go out on a limb and tag Chris Cornell's cover of "I Will Always Love You" from a San Francisco Obama 2012 fundraiser this past Thursday night as the most surprising.

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The Best And Worst Of WWE Raw 2/13/12 Embraces Hate, Melodrama, Wheelchair Violence

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Pre-show notes (hey, you should actually read this part): - Follow us on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/#!/withleather">@withleather</a>, follow me personally <a href="https://twitter.com/#!/mrbrandonstroud">@MrBrandonStroud</a> and <a href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/With-Leather/119737589217">like us on Facebook</a>.

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Sony Jacked Up The Price Of Whitney Houston’s Music 30 Minutes After Her Death

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By now, we all know all too well how the music industry <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/02/riaa-head-in-ny-times-op-ed-sopa-pipa-opponents-were-stupid-meanies/">loves to whine incessantly</a> about how internet leeches are bleeding it dry, and how it's been trying to get its bought and paid for henchmen in Washington to pass awful legislation like SOPA and PIPA so it can basically be instated as the internet's overlord.

AWFUL T-SHIRTS

The Olympic Swimmer Missouri Grand Prix Proposal And Morning Links

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C'mon, dude, there are plenty of other fish in that pool.

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Whitney Houston Has Died

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<a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/02/whitney-houston-has-died/attachment/whitneyhouston-shutterstock/" rel="attachment wp-att-55611"></a><a href="http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5im2K2XXLlbUkbTob5csuNcRdg-RQ">AP</a>, <a href="http://www.tmz.com/2012/02/11/whitney-houston-dead/">TMZ</a>, and <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2012/02/11/showbiz/whitney-houston-dead/index.html">CNN</a> report legendary performer Whitney Houston has died at age 48, as confirmed by her publicist Kristen Foster.

ANGELINA JOLIE

The Craziest (And Coolest) Celebrity Items Ever Listed And Purchased At Auctions

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Last week marked the two-year anniversary of the tragic death of one of the most celebrated pop culture icons in modern history – Billy Mays.

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FLASHBACK: Bin Laden Was Obsessed With Whitney Houston, Wanted To Kill Bobby Brown

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Yesterday <a href="http://twitter.com/#!/daily/status/65937512471871488">on Twitter</a>, Alec Jacobs reminded me of one of the kookiest stories regarding Osama Bin Laden I've ever heard.

JEREMIAH FRIEDMAN

The Bodyguard being remade to include Twitter

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News broke today that WB would be doing a remake of the Whitney Houston/Kevin Costner chocolate-vanilla love sandwich classic The Bodyguard, which is perfect timing because just yesterday I was saying to a friend, "Hey, remember 1992.

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People Are Torn Over Christina Aguilera

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In the wake of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/02/christina-aguilera-forgot-some-lyrics">flubbing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl</a>, Christina Aguilera has received a great deal of both criticism and sympathy.

OPRAH WINFREY

SEVEN MONTHS IN HER PAJAMAS

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Oprah begins her new season next week with the first televised interview of Whitney Houston since 2002.

CHANNING TATUM

RIHANNA IN ‘BODYGUARD’ REMAKE

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I hope this is a made up story, but Rihanna was in New York this weekend, supposedly to discuss film projects.


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