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Posts Tagged ‘Extra’

Did the LA Weekly Get Manny Pacquiao Barred from The Grove?

Part-time Los Angeles resident Manny Pacquiao might have to find a new place to spend his free time when he’s in town.

The Filipino boxer and politician was barred from The Grove and the television show Extra after the shopping center was tipped off to a quote Pacquiao reportedly told the Examiner, saying that gay men “must be put to death.”

Well, that’s if you listen to the LA Weekly, who took the original article out of context and tipped off The Grove owner Rick Caruso.

This is what the Examiner article originally said:

Pacquiao’s directive for Obama calls societies to fear God and not to promote sin, inclusive of same-sex marriage and cohabitation, notwithstanding what Leviticus 20:13 has been pointing all along: “If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.”

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Victoria Beckam: The Invasion Begins

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Extra is determined to sell Victoria Beckham as something other than a plastic surgery victim. From the press release:

VICTORIA BECKHAM: AMERICA’S SEXIEST IMPORT
Victoria Beckham reigns as America’s sexiest import and Extra catches up with her as she debuts her line, dVb, at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Oh yeah–she was smokin’ on the pitchers mound the other day.

NBC offers VICTORIA BECKHAM: COMING TO AMERICA on Monday, July 16. Set your Tivo for anything else.