1. According to erieblogs.com, Rebecca Hower is leaving KDKA and heading to Erie where her husband got a job. (hat tip to Spoon)
2. The Steelers love Vegas:
Burgher In LasVegas wrote:
Hello – I read your blog every day and it always makes me laugh! Recently I
moved to Las Vegas (for the winter months). In the Review-Journal paper,
everyday there is a section from NORM with ‘Seen’ celebrities. Recently, lots
of Steelers have been listed as ‘Seen’ in las Vegas – thought you might find it
funny, esp the one about Big Ben Go-Kart Racing (better than riding a
At OPM (Forum Shops at Caesars) on Saturday night for Jerome Bettis’ birthday party: Bettis, being presented with a giant yellow-and-black cake (Steelers colors) by 20 beautiful models. Celebrating with their ex-teammate, Clark Haggans, Hines Ward, Vernon Hayes, Willie Parker and James Farrior. … At Pure (Caesars Palace) on Saturday: Harrison Ford, Ben
Roethlisberger, Jared Leto and members of 30 Seconds to Mars …
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, getting his speed fix with friends at Fast Track Indoor Go-Kart Racing on Tuesday. Monday, he and his pals checked out “BODIES…The Exhibition” at the Tropicana. …
Michael Madsen of “Reservoir Dogs,” at Pure (Caesars Palace) on Tuesday for hisbook signing. Also in the house: Jaime Kennedy, in to promote his new film, “Kickin’ It Old School,” and Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Joey Porter.
3. Bill Peduto might want to look up the word “clean” so that the next time he promises to run a clean campaign, he won’t say smack like this:
Minutes before the mayor’s news conference, mayoral challenger Councilman William Peduto charged that the failure of negotiations to produce a deal in more than two months was “what happens when you don’t have someone who has experience” in the mayor’s post.
Hat tip to Chris and Dan.
4. A photo of Ben with the girl he claims he is not dating. Liar. (thanks, Jessica)