Mantenna - Wednesday, February 9

February 9, 2011

Lindsay Lohan pleads not guilty, Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz file for divorce, and high school girls crush a lot of records...the Mantenna will never say die!

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Lindsay Lohan Pleads Not Guilty

Lindsay Lohan appeared in court today and pleaded not guilty to a felony count of grand theft for allegedly stealing a $2,500 gold necklace. Judge Keith Schwartz addressed the troubled actress before she entered her plea, saying, “If you violate the law, I will remand you and set no bail. You need to follow the law just like anybody else. You are no better than anybody else ... Please don't push your luck.” Lohan then quietly said “Not Guilty” and Jude Schwartz set bail at $40,000. Lohan is expected to have another mugshot taken, her fifth in four years. If convicted, Lohan faces up to three-and-a-half years in state prison. The 24-year-old is due back in court February 23. [People]

People Are Mean to Khloe Kardashian

It’s not all glitz and glamour being a Kardashian girl, well, not according to Khloe Kardashian. The youngest of the Kardashian women sat down with her two sisters for an interview with British magazine Love. In the interview the 28-year-old reveals she is often publicly ridiculed and bullied. She tells Love, “I'm the ugly sister. I'm the fat one. I'm the transvestite. I have had those mean things said about me at least twice a day for the last five years. It's horrible, you know? But I can brush that stuff off.” In the past Khloe has said she has always struggled with her weight. At the beginning of the year she said, “My weight is my biggest lifetime struggle. It's not the biggest thing in life, but it does get you down sometimes.” [X17]

Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz File For Divorce

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According to sources, Ashlee Simpson has filed for divorce from Fall Out Boy Pete Wentz after just three years of marriage. TMZ confirmed the news in a statement from the couple. It stated: "After careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to file for divorce. We remain friends and deeply committed and loving parents to our son Bronx, whose happiness and well-being remains our number one priority.  We ask that everyone honor our privacy as we navigate this next phase of our lives." Simpson cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the divorce. Simpson is also asking for joint legal custody of the beforementioned Bronx. Another Hollywood couple bites the dust, y'all. [TMZ]

Buy Super Bowl Tickets, Receive a Free Invite to a Class Action Lawsuit

Displaced fans who were told they would not be allowed to watch the Super Bowl live – despite purchasing legitimate tickets – are handling things the most American way possible… with a lawsuit. ESPN reports “Approximately 1,000 fans sued the NFL, the Cowboys, and owner Jerry Jones on Wednesday saying they were deceived by not getting seats or received inadequate seats. The federal lawsuit, filed in Dallas, alleges breach of contract, fraud, and deceptive sales practices.” Hopefully the winner has a sweet prohibitive injunction end zone dance. [ESPN]

High School Girls Aren’t Just Players, They Crush Records a Lot

A high school girls basketball team recently smashed the record for combined total points in a game. Quick, guess how many? Okay. Here’s with the answer. [Yahoo!]

Check out previous installments of Mantenna:

Tuesday, February 8

Monday, February 7

Friday, February 4

Thursday, February 3

Wednesday, February 2

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