Dan Abrams’ Websites Today

Dan Abrams’ Websites Today

March 3, 2011
Filed under: Blog — sarah @ 12:36 am

On Mediaite: Dan Abrams appeared on “Good Morning America” to discuss the issue of elder abuse, an issue that gets surprisingly little attention but affects a large number of seniors in this country. It’s getting more attention of late, as Mickey Rooney has come forward this week and identified himself as a victim of elder abuse at the hands of his step-children. To watch the clip, click here.

On Geekosystem today: to the delight of nerds everywhere, the iPad 2 has arrived! Geekosystem editors helpfully breaks down the new features available on the new tablet. I’m still amazed that the original iteration of the iPad is already yesterday’s news. The future! Get the full post here.

Styleite has amazing pictures of Christina Hendricks modeling Vivienne Westwood’s line of palladium jewelry, sure to please anyone who likes looking at beautiful things. To see the slideshow, click here.

Oof: Sportsgrid reports that some NFL players and their families are taking extreme measures in order to get their medical expenses covered before the looming lockout. One player’s wife even went so far as to induced labor to make sure the team covered the cost of the hospital visit. These stories underscore the face that many players may not be financially prepared for the upcoming lockout. To read the full post, click here.

Gossip Cop covers the story of some money well-spent. You see, someone paid for a lock of Justin Bieber’s hair at an auction. How much did it go for? Oh, a mere $40,668. Definitely the type of investment that won’t depreciate over time. Get the full post here.

The Mary Sue has a round up of “Things We Saw Today,” which includes Lady Gaga-inspired sunglasses complete with a bedazzled gold beak, a bathroom in a Brooklyn bar modeled after the Tardis, and a Facebook wall post from the WORST MOTHER EVER about how excited she was that her daughter got her first period. Happy Wednesday! Get the full round-up here.