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BreakTime BreakDown 09May2014 – Dr. Dre Sells Beats To Apple For $3.2 Billion

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BreakTime Breakdown takes a look at whats going on around Hollywood and the world.

Here are today’s.

McDonald’s Testing Out Seasoned Fries



The next time you head to McDonald’s and get yourself a meal, you might notice a flavor change on the fries.  McDonald’s is currently testing seasoned fried that they call the “Shakin’ Flavor Fries” at locations in northern California and St. Louis.


Dre Sells Beats Electronics



You know the different products that Dr. Dre has called Beats.  Beats has speakers headphones and other electronics.  Well Apple just bought out Beats Electronics last night for 3.2 Billion Dollars. This is very unusual because Apple has never bought a brand that was already established.  Now Dre is calling himself the first billionaire in hip hop.


Beiber Replies To Rogen



Looks like Seth Rogen And Justin Beiber are still at odds.  After Rogen blasted Justin Beiber a couple times including how one time Beiber asked to meet him back stage and basically acted like he was granted Rogen an audience.  Now Beiber tweeted back to Seth Rogen saying he was shy nad didnt want to be over the top.  Rogen over the last couple months has said a few choice things about Beiber that should not be repeated.


Birthday Blast!



Today’s CELEB Birthdays– 5/9/14

~~Actress, Candice Bergen is 68 (Gandhi; Murphy Brown; Miss Congeniality; Boston Legal; many more)
~~Actor, John Corbett is 52 (Sex and the City’s Aidan, My Big Fat Greek Wedding; Northern Exposure)
~~Actress, Rosario Dawson is 35 (Josie and the Pussycats, The Rundown, Alexander, Sin City, Eagle Eye, Seven Pounds; Grindhouse)
~~Actor, Albert Finney is 78 (Murder on the Orient Express; Erin Brockovich; The Bourne Ultimatum; Big Fish; many more)
~~Actor, Chris Diamantopoulos is 39 (The Three Stooges 2012; Up All Night)
~~Reality ‘star’, Audrina Patridge (The Hills) is 29
~~Actor, Chris Zylka (“The Secret Circle”) is 29
~~Actress, Wendy Crewson is 58 (Tim Allen’s wife in ‘The Santa Clause’ movies; Air Force One)
~~Actress, Alley Mills is 63 (The Associates’ Leslie Dunn; Wonder Years’ mom Norma Arnold, Bold & The Beautiful’s Pamela Douglas)
~~Actress, Rachel Boston is 32 ((500) Days of Summer; American Dreams; In Plain Sight)
~~Actress-turned-politician Glenda Jackson is 78. (Women In Love; Sunday Bloody Sunday; many more)
~~NHL legend, Steve Yzerman is 49
~~Baseball legend, Tony Gwynn is 54
~~Baseball star, Prince Fielder is 30


~~Singer/Piano Man, Billy Joel is 65
~~Singer David Gahan (of Depeche Mode) is 52.
~~Bassist Tom Petersson (of Cheap Trick) is 64.
~~Rapper Ghostface Killah (of Wu-Tang Clan) is 44
~~Singer Tamia is 39
~~Singer Pierre Bouvier (of Simple Plan) is 35
~~Trombonist Dan Regan (of Reel Big Fish) is 37
~~Rocker, Andrew W.K. is 35
~~Musician, Steve Katz (Blood, Sweat & Tears) is 69
~~Bassist, Paul McGuigan (Oasis) is 43
~~Musician, Tommy Roe is 77
~~Singer-guitarist Richie Furay (Buffalo Springfield, Poco) is 70
~~Guitarist Nokie Edwards (of The Ventures) is 79
~~Guitarist Sonny Curtis (of Buddy Holly and The Crickets) is 77
~~ Singer Clint Holmes is 68
~~ Guitarist Mike Myerson (of Heartland) is 43
~~Country singer, Jessi Colter (Waylon Jennings’ widow) is 71 (mother of Shooter Jennings)



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