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  • Hillary & OJ, the same path.

    07/06/2016 1:11:16 PM PDT · by DallasBiff · 9 replies
    Hillary & OJ Simpson were guilty as hell. OJ finally did find justice for his deed.
  • Buried Knife Found at O.J.'s Estate

    03/04/2016 9:28:19 AM PST · by Red Badger · 94 replies ^ | 3/4/2016 1:00 AM PST | BY TMZ STAFF
    A construction worker found a knife buried on the perimeter of the former O.J. Simpson estate ... and it's currently being tested by the LAPD in a top secret investigation ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ. The story is incredible. We're told a construction worker found the knife years ago -- we have heard several different stories, ranging from "several years ago" to 1998, when the house was demolished. The weapon is a folding buck knife. Our law enforcement sources say the construction worker took the knife to the street, where he saw an LAPD cop. He told the officer...
  • O.J Simpson's Life Behind Bars: 'He's A Broken Man,' Says Former Business Manager

    02/05/2016 1:59:39 PM PST · by Huntress · 80 replies ^ | 2/5/16 | Unattributed
    O.J. Simpson has spent the past eight years locked up in Nevada's Lovelock Correctional Center for his role in the 2007 armed robbery and kidnapping of a Las Vegas sports memorabilia dealer. He is not fairing well, his former business manager, Nick Pardo, tells PEOPLE exclusively. "He's a broken man," says Pardo. "He's really becoming a recluse and doesn't want to talk to anybody, including his own family." Adds Pardo, "He just wants to serve his time and part of him knows the only way to do that is to forget the outside world exists, which is hard to do...
  • 'I couldn't stop crying': Cuba Gooding Jr tells how he broke down while playing OJ Simpson - because

    01/11/2016 6:09:05 AM PST · by simpson96 · 89 replies
    Daily Mail (U.K.) ^ | 1/7/2016 | Alexandra Genova
    It's the story that gripped nineties America and forged a racial divide across the nation.But it was also about the tragic deaths of two people: Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman.The trial of O.J Simpson, now televised as part of a dramatic new series called American Crime Story, is a complex tale - and Cuba Gooding Jr, who plays O.J, reveals the intense sense of loss he experienced while filming it.Gooding, 48, told The Hollywood Reporter: 'There was one day after filming that I went to my trailer and I couldn't stop crying because I realised I never [even considered...
  • OJ Simpson ABC 20/20 Live Thread

    09/25/2015 7:11:37 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 72 replies
    abc 20/20 ^ | 9-25-2015
    It has been 20 years since the O.J. Simpson murder trial, but Kris Jenner says she is still haunted by the red flags she said she missed at the end of Nicole Brown Simpson’s life. The reality-TV star and businesswoman, 59, and her late ex-husband, Robert Kardashian, were close to O.J. Simpson, so much so that Simpson was even one of the groomsmen at their wedding in 1978. But that relationship became strained after Ronald Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson, who had divorced the retired football star, were both found slain in Los Angeles June 12, 1994. Though Simpson was...
  • OJ Simpson Appeal Rejected by Nevada Supreme Court

    09/11/2015 9:16:27 PM PDT · by george76 · 44 replies
    KOLO ^ | Sep 11, 2015
    Imprisoned former football star O.J. Simpson has lost his latest appeal of his 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery conviction in Las Vegas. A three-member Nevada Supreme Court panel ruled Thursday there's no reason to grant him a new trial. ... The 68-year-old Simpson's serving 9 to 33 years in prison for a botched hotel room heist in 2007. He's not eligible for parole until 2017.
  • OJ Simpson marked for death by Aryan Nation convict

    03/19/2015 5:24:13 AM PDT · by rickmichaels · 28 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | March 19, 2015 | Pat Shipp
    OJ Simpson is marked for death. The 67-year-old disgraced gridiron great was recently threatened by a fellow inmate who is a member of the Aryan Nation, a white supremacist group in the Nevada prison, and vowed that OJ will never leave the prison alive. OJ, 67, and the tattooed-racist thug, who is 6 feet tall and over 250 pounds, got into a heated argument last week while waiting in line to get their medications. OJ, who is housed in the minimum security tier - or section - of the prison has to stand in line with all of the other...
  • USC CB Josh Shaw Hurts Himself Saving Nephew…Or Beating Girlfriend

    08/26/2014 5:25:45 PM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 13 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 8-26-14 | Seth Richardson
    University of Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw is a real American hero. He’s currently sidelined with two high ankle sprains after jumping out of a second story window to save his drowning cousin who was in a pool but couldn’t swim, according to ESPN. “I would do it again for whatever kid it was, it did not have to be my nephew,” Shaw told ESPN. “My ankles really hurt, but I am lucky to be surrounded by the best trainers and doctors in the world. I am taking my rehab one day at a time, and I hope to be...
  • A Black And White View Of The O.J. Simpson Case 20 Years Later

    06/09/2014 3:49:04 PM PDT · by Altura Ct. · 77 replies
    The Simpson murder trial exposed many painful truths. None hit harder than the idea that white and black people often look at the same facts and see different realities. Today, 20 years after the case captivated and divided the nation, few opinions about the saga have changed. Despite two decades' worth of increasing racial acceptance, the Simpson case still reflects deep-rooted obstacles to a truly united America. Most people still believe that the black football legend killed his white ex-wife and her friend, polls show. But for many African-Americans, his likely guilt remains overwhelmed by a potent mix: the racism...
  • High Speed Police pursuit (Los Angeles area)

    06/09/2014 11:21:28 AM PDT · by Signalman · 67 replies
    KTLA-TV ^ | 6.9/2014 | Sefl
    High-Speed pursuit.
  • Goldman’s sister wrote to O.J. Simpson in jail

    05/05/2014 4:04:18 AM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 18 replies
    NY Post ^ | 5-5-14 | Susannah Cahalan
    Seventeen years after her brother Ron’s brutal murder, Kim Goldman wrote to O.J. Simpson in jail. “I’m sure it’s really weird to be getting a letter but you’ve been on my mind recently,” Goldman, 42, wrote in 2011. “I realize our few interactions have not been great — but I am wondering if you would grant me a visitation, to let me get to know the real you.” It was a stunning act of forgiveness, and it was just that — an act. Her real goal was to savor the sight of the disgraced gridiron great humiliated in prison, she...
  • 'I lived my way so I'm going to die my way': OJ Simpson 'goes on hunger strike in prison'

    02/13/2014 1:16:31 PM PST · by Bubba_Leroy · 81 replies
    Mail Online ^ | February 13, 2014 | Staff
    OJ Simpson has gone on hunger strike in prison, saying, 'I used to live my way, and now I'm going to die my way,' sources have claimed. The jailed former football star, who is serving out a kidnapping, assault and robbery sentence in a Nevada prison, is reportedly so depressed that he wants to 'just sit down in a corner and die'. Sources spoke to the National Enquirer about Simpson's hunger strike and worsening health. His attorneys have yet to respond to a request for comment. The source claimed that Simpson, 66, who is eligible for parole in 2017 after...
  • Should O.J. Simpson be Killed in an Assisted Suicide?

    02/13/2014 11:55:15 AM PST · by Morgana · 43 replies
    Life News ^ | Wesley J. Smith
    O.J. Simpson, jailed for robbery after being found not guilty of murder, says he wants to die “his way.” From the Daily Mail story: OJ Simpson has gone on hunger strike in prison, saying, ‘I used to live my way, and now I’m going to die my way,’ sources have claimed. ojsimpsonSo, how about it, assisted suicide advocates: Rather than forcing him to engage in what euthanasia advocates tout as VSED (voluntarily stop eating and drinking), why not give him an overdose? After all, he does not have a quality of life he finds acceptable–the actual basis for advocating assisted...
  • O.J. Simpson 'is undergoing tests for BRAIN CANCER and is begging Obama to pardon him so he can....'

    01/05/2014 10:23:35 AM PST · by Daffynition · 89 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 2 January 2014 | daily mail reporter
    Truncated title: O.J. Simpson 'is undergoing tests for BRAIN CANCER and is begging Obama to pardon him so he can die at home' O.J. Simpson is receiving tests for brain cancer and is begging President Barack Obama for a pardon so he can die in peace at home, according to a new report. The jailed former football legend, who is serving out a kidnapping, assault and robbery sentence in a Nevada prison, is undergoing secret medical exams for a cancerous tumor in his brain and is convinced he hasn't got long to live, The National Enquirer reports. The publication reported...
  • Judge rejects OJ Simpson's bid for new trial

    11/26/2013 8:01:58 PM PST · by Libloather · 20 replies
    NBC News ^ | 11/26/13 | Ken Ritter
    LAS VEGAS — A judge in Las Vegas has rejected O.J. Simpson's bid for a new trial. The decision Tuesday means the former football star must remain in a Nevada state prison where he is serving nine to 33 years for armed robbery and kidnapping in a bungled attempt to retrieve personal items from two sports memorabilia dealers in 2007. Simpson was sentenced to prison in 2008. He'll be 70 years old before he is eligible for parole.
  • OJ Simpson 'wants to host a religious tv show after getting out of prison....

    10/16/2013 3:30:05 PM PDT · by Morgana · 40 replies
    mail online ^ | Ryan Gorman
    FULL TITLE: OJ Simpson 'wants to host a religious tv show after getting out of prison where he has converted his white supremacist cellmate to Christianity' OJ Simpson’s religious rebirth behind bars has seen him counsel fellow inmates and convert a white supremacist to Christianity – and now he wants to take his show on the road for television. Simpson, 66, has always been religious, but his five years behind bars have given him time to focus on religion and have brought him closer to God, MailOnline has learned. Expecting to be out of prison by Christmas, he plans to...
  • Tubby O.J. Simpson is caught stealing COOKIES from prison cafeteria

    09/25/2013 5:50:52 PM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Who stole the cookie from the cookie jar? O.J. Simpson, apparently. The former gridiron great was recently caught pilfering the sweet treats from the cafeteria of his Nevada prison - something which is strictly forbidden. According to a source, guards noticed the 66-year-old hiding something under his prison clothes as he walked back to his cell after lunch. When they quizzed him, he revealed a stash of more than a dozen oatmeal cookies, which were then seized. 'O.J. just stood there with a goofy grin on his face as the guard kept digging inside his shirt and throwing the cookies...
  • O.J. Simpson wins parole in robbery case

    07/31/2013 9:45:33 AM PDT · by tje · 37 replies
    ap ^ | Jul. 31 12:39 PM EDT | Unattributed
    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — O.J. Simpson has been granted parole on some charges stemming from his 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery convictions involving the holdup of two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las Vegas hotel room. The Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners on Wednesday released an order approving the former NFL star's parole request.
  • O.J. Simpson regrets going after memorabilia

    07/25/2013 1:19:33 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 44 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | July 25, 2013
    O.J. Simpson pleaded for leniency Thursday, telling a parole panel he deeply regretted robbing two sports memorabilia dealers in a Las Vegas hotel room and has tried to be a model inmate while behind bars. "I just wish I never went to that room," he said. "I wish I just said keep it."
  • If the the Judicial System was good enough for OJ...

    07/17/2013 1:34:54 PM PDT · by publius321 · 4 replies
    Comments on the Althea Butler and "the white man's racist God..." Trevon and the magnificient bubble that is the "ivy league" degree of today.
  • If Nicole Simpson Had Owned a Gun

    07/16/2013 3:18:59 PM PDT · by A_perfect_lady · 19 replies
    My seething mind | July 16, 2013 | Moi
    Well, if the Zimmerman trial has shown us nothing else, it has shown us what would have happened if Nicole Simpson or Ronald Goldman had had access to a gun the day OJ Simpson killed them. And let's not pretend he didn't. What's more, let's not pretend that those black Americans who did celebrate with jubilation when OJ walked didn't know full well he was a killer. Many admitted it openly then, and still do today. But that was the last time a trial held such attention for such obviously racial reasons. The celebrations when OJ got away with murder...
  • Larry Elder tweets on OJ Simpson - Zimmerman comparison

    07/14/2013 3:13:26 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 22 replies
    Twitter ^ | July 14, 2013 | Larry Elder
    ‏@larryelder With OJ, state had mountain of evidence. Zealots called him innocent. With Zimmerman, state had nothing. Zealots saw mountain of guilt.
  • O.J. Simpson Says Lawyer Sabotaged His Armed Robbery Case

    05/13/2013 4:39:27 PM PDT · by Bubba_Leroy · 11 replies
    Business Insider ^ | May 13, 2013 | Ken Ritter
    The last time O.J. Simpson was in a Las Vegas courtroom, he stood next to defense attorney Yale Galanter before being handcuffed and hauled off to prison for up to 33 years. On Monday, the former football hero returns to Clark County District Court with a different set of lawyers hoping to convince a judge that Galanter shouldn't have been handling his armed robbery-kidnapping case — that the lawyer who was paid nearly $700,000 for Simpson's defense had a personal interest in preventing himself from being identified as a witness to the crimes and so misled Simpson that the former...
  • Freep a Poll! (Fox. Would you support parole for O.J.?)

    05/13/2013 3:49:44 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 18 replies ^ | 5-13-13 | Fox News
    O.J. Simpson returned to court Monday. The former football star, who was acquitted in the murder of his ex-wife Nicole and her friend Ron Goldman, is hoping a judge will grant him a new trial in his 2008 armed robbery and kidnapping conviction. Simpson, now 65, has served four years of a nine-to-33-year sentence and is eligible for parole when he's 70. Would you support parole for O.J.? Never. He belongs in prison. Not sure. Yes. 9 years for this particular crime is enough.
  • Woman arrested, accused of trying to sneak poisoned OJ into Starbucks fridge

    04/30/2013 12:27:10 PM PDT · by kingu · 46 replies
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | 04/30/2013 08:58:44 AM PDT | Robert Salonga
    <p>SAN JOSE -- A San Jose woman was arrested Monday night after she allegedly tried to sneak tainted bottles of orange juice into a display at a South San Jose coffee shop, police said.</p> <p>Ramineh Behbehanian, 50, was arrested on suspicion of the unusual crime of felony poisoning after hazardous materials technicians determined she had mixed rubbing alcohol and orange juice into bottles and placed them in a refrigerated display case at a Starbucks in the 6000 block of Snell Avenue.</p>
  • What if O.J. didn’t do it? Film suggests serial killer—not Simpson—murdered Brown, Goldman

    11/19/2012 3:36:12 PM PST · by bgill · 47 replies ^ | Nov. 19, 2012 | Dylan Stableford
    In the film "My Brother the Serial Killer," set to air Wednesday on the Investigation Discovery network, Clay Rogers, the brother of convicted serial killer Glen Rogers, claims Glen murdered Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and Ron Goldman—the pair Simpson was accused—and controversially acquitted—of slaying in 1995.
  • Video: An Obama Second Term = "O.J. Presidency" - all about Revenge

    11/05/2012 7:52:45 PM PST · by publius321 · 10 replies
    Obama reveals his true feelings when the teleprompter is off. He describes what this election means to himself, his Marxist cabal in DC and useful idiots Hollywood. Affirmative action presidency? No. O.J. Presidency? Yes. Here's Why:
  • 'Kato' Kaelin now says O.J. killed Nicole Simpson, Ron Goldman (Loathsome Parasite Alert!)

    10/15/2012 5:04:12 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 55 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | September 20, 2012
    O.J. Simpson killed Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Lyle Goldman, says one of the more prominent witnesses in the criminal trial in which the former football legend was acquitted in the 1994 double murder.Brian "Kato" Kaelin, who lived in Simpson's guest house at the time of killings, identified Simpson as the killer in an interview with the New York Post. "The statute of limitations has now passed . . . so I can now say . . . yes, he did it,”  Kaelin told Cindy Adams of the Post. Asked why his testimony did not help convict Simpson, he replied, “I...
  • Did Kato's Karaoke Video help inspire O.J. to murder Nicole Brown and Ron Goldman?

    07/02/2012 9:29:31 AM PDT · by Chance Hart · 6 replies
    After a Google search, much to my surprise, there is very little reference to the video that starred Kato Kaelin as the jealous lover stalking and murdering his woman with a knife (a knife that closely fits the dimensions that were determined by the investigators to have been used by O.J. to almost decapitate Ron Goldman and Nicole Brown). From the best that I can find, there is but one blurry picture that was captured from that video. It was sometime in 1993 I believe, I was starting one of the earliest Karaoke shows in one of my towns local...
  • Orange Juice's 'Secret Ingredient' Worries Some Health-Minded Moms

    12/17/2011 6:14:19 PM PST · by decimon · 159 replies · 1+ views
    ABC News ^ | December 16, 2011 | Susan Donaldson James
    Natalya Murakhver, a New York food writer and mother of an 18-month year old daughter, loved her premium brand orange juice -- the "100 percent pure" and "not from concentrate" kind that comes in the colorful carton and tastes consistently delicious. That is, until she said she learned from her first-time moms group that there's a "secret ingredient" in all premium orange juices that companies are not required to put on their labeling. Now, after writing Whole Foods, she refuses to buy her favorite, "365" juice, amid uncertainty about its contents. "One of the moms said she had read about...
  • anyone know much about "Premium Stock Knife" from Germany

    10/25/2011 7:19:26 PM PDT · by BOBWADE · 23 replies
    One of my friends has an old vintage knife that he wanted me to look up for him. He does not have a computer or access to the internet and wanted me to see what I could find out. The knife is in nice condition and is marked "Premium stock knife" on one blade, another blade is marked Germany and inscribed with "EARNST G AHREUS", and the smallest blade has a small eagle with an arrow. He said that he has had it for years and was just curious about it since he has never seen another one like it....
  • 'She is a good mother... we were right' Juror defends shock acquittal of Casey Anthony

    07/06/2011 1:58:31 PM PDT · by Do Not Make Fun Of His Ears · 279 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | July 6, 2011 | John Stevens
    An alternate juror in the Casey Anthony trials has said that he believes that Anthony was a good mother and that two-year-old Caylee’s death was just a horrific accident. The sensational acquittal of Casey Anthony sparked outrage across the U.S. as angry spectators compared the trial’s outcome to the infamous verdict in the OJ Simpson case. But Russell Huekler, one of five alternate jurors who were present for all the testimony and were sequestered with the 12 other jurors, said he would have given the same verdict and is stunned by the public anger.
  • OJ jurors relieved at no longer being the dumbest 12 people on earth

    07/05/2011 9:31:40 PM PDT · by orwell2112 · 158 replies
    Wine and Excrement (Satire) ^ | July 5, 2011 | Sisyphus
    OS ANGELES – Legal experts and scientists were quick to issue a verdict of their own following the shocking “not guilty” decision announced today in the Casey “Tot Mom” Anthony trial: the 12 jurors who were assigned to the OJ “The Juice” Simpson case are no longer the 12 dumbest people on the planet. The Juice, a former NFL star running back and master knife wielder, was found not guilty in the “trial of the century” in 1995 despite a mountain of evidence to the contrary. “But at least they had an excuse, an ulterior motive, for liberating The Juice,”...
  • OJ Simpson to admit to murders ? [O.J Simpson to Oprah : "Yes, I did it. I killed Nicole"]

    06/23/2011 7:42:11 AM PDT · by RobinMasters · 81 replies
    Hot Air ^ | June 23, 2011 | Ed Morrissey
    Call off the search at American golf courses everywhere for the murderer of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman. According to the National Enquirer and reported in the Daily Mail, OJ Simpson has admitted to the murders and will do so again in a televised interview with Oprah Winfrey — and will claim self-defense, if the report is accurate: O.J Simpson has confessed to Oprah Winfrey that he murdered his former wife, it has been reported. The talk show host made headlines recently saying that one of her regrets was never having got the shamed former sportsman to confess to...
  • Huge TV interview planned in which convict 'will admit he killed Nicole in self-defence...'

    06/22/2011 2:13:31 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 103 replies
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | June 22, 2011
    O.J Simpson has confessed to Oprah Winfrey that he murdered his former wife, it has been reported. The talk show host made headlines recently saying that one of her regrets was never having got the shamed former sportsman to confess to the killing.
  • Dominique Strauss-Kahn: sexual contact with chambermaid 'consensual'

    05/17/2011 8:57:47 PM PDT · by rawhide · 91 replies ^ | 10:51PM BST 17 May 2011 | Jon Swaine
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn will admit he had sexual contact with the hotel chambermaid who alleges he attacked her, but insist it was consensual, his lawyers have indicated. The International Monetary Fund chief allegedly locked the maid in his suite at Manhattan's Sofitel on Saturday and forced her to give him oral sex. He was denied $1m bail and is being held at Rikers Island jail. However in a hint at what may become his main line of defence, his attorney, Benjamin Brafman, said at New York criminal court: "The evidence, we believe, will not be consistent with a forcible encounter". It...
  • Report: O.J. Simpson brutally beaten in prison

    02/15/2011 2:14:41 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 72 replies · 1+ views
    CBS News ^ | 2/15/2011 | Will Brinson
    O.J. Simpson's been an afterthought since he went to prison, but a report today that he was brutally beaten by skinheads in his prison cell has him back in the media spotlight. The National Enquirer, which gained noticeable sports cred when they broke the Tiger Woods scandal, reports that Simpson was "beaten unconscious in a brutal prison yard attack" and is now so messed-up mentally that he can't leave his cell. "Unfortunately for O.J., a group of young skinhead punks were within earshot - and they were enraged," Bruce Fromong, a former business partner of Simpson's told the Enquirer. The...
  • O.J. reportedly beaten to a 'bloody pulp' in prison attack

    02/15/2011 12:31:42 PM PST · by SmithL · 94 replies
    SFGate: Hot Topics ^ | 2/15/11 | Mike Moffitt
    O.J. Simpson was beaten unconscious in a savage prison yard attack, according to a report in the National Enquirer. The assault was so brutal and debilitating that the disgraced NFL great is now afraid to leave his cell. The Enquirer said inmates cheered on a beefy young skinhead as he beat the most famous inmate at Nevada's Lovelock Correctional Center to a "bloody pulp," knocking him to the ground and inflicting serious injuries. Simpson, 63, reportedly spent three weeks in the infirmary while prison officials attempted to hush up the incident. Supposedly Simpson was targeted in the lockup because his...
  • F. Lee Bailey: Dog Walker Would Have Shown O.J. Simpson Wasn’t a Murderer

    01/11/2011 6:50:51 PM PST · by Gondring · 75 replies
    ABA Journal ^ | Jan 11, 2011 8:21 AM CST | Debra Cassens Weiss
    F. Lee Bailey is taking issue with a decision by the late lawyer Johnnie Cochran in the murder trial of O.J. Simpson. Bailey, a disbarred lawyer, writes that Simpson was “in fact totally innocent of the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman” and offers little-known evidence supporting his assertion. He makes the argument in a 46-page paper posted at the website of his consulting company, according to the Portland Press Herald and the New York Daily News. Dog walker Tom Lang may have been the most important witness in the case, but his testimony was never used due...
  • (O.J., not Homer) Simpson's Lawyer Answers Critics

    01/09/2011 2:38:10 PM PST · by Izzy Dunne · 16 replies
    The Maine Sunday Telegram ^ | Jan. 9, 2011 | J. Hemmerdinger
    Simpson lawyer answers critics F. Lee Bailey: "So many people said, 'You are the reason he got off.' It is very frustrating, a terribly raw deal. ... It is the most sustained assault on my credibility that I have ever experienced. Why -- if I knew he was guilty -- why go around taking this abuse?" By J. Hemmerdinger jhemmerdinger@pressherald.comStaff Writer YARMOUTH - Former O.J. Simpson defense lawyer F. Lee Bailey is out to set his record straight. click image to enlarge F. Lee Bailey click image to enlarge O.J. Simpson reacts, Oct. 3, 1995, as he is found not guilty...
  • O.J.'s Acquittal Suit -- Killer Work of Art

    09/30/2010 5:17:31 PM PDT · by JoeProBono · 20 replies
    tmz ^ | Starting Friday, the custom-tailored $2,000 Ermenegildo Zegna suit and an audio "kill-switch" Judge
    O.J. Simpson's lucky suit -- the one he was wearing when 12 jurors gave him a free pass for butchering two people -- is now becoming a spectacle of its own ... as a museum exhibit. Starting Friday, the custom-tailored $2,000 Ermenegildo Zegna suit and an audio "kill-switch" Judge Ito used during the trial are being showcased at the Newseum in D.C. to mark the 15th anniversary of the innocent verdict. It's a pretty sharp outfit ... almost as sharp as the knives he used to kill Ron Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson.
  • Teachers in trouble after honoring O.J. Simpson, Dennis Rodman and RuPaul for Black History Month

    03/04/2010 6:01:35 AM PST · by GeorgiaDawg32 · 48 replies · 1,233+ views
    AP via NY Daily News ^ | 3/4/10 | AP via NY Daily News
    LOS ANGELES - Three Los Angeles elementary school teachers accused of giving children portraits of O.J. Simpson, Dennis Rodman and RuPaul to carry in a Black History Month parade have been removed from their classrooms, a school district spokeswoman said Wednesday. (SNIP) "The superintendent will not let anyone make a mockery out of Black History Month," she said. The issue was brought to district officials' attention by the Los Angeles chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People after the organization received a complaint early Monday, chapter President Leon Jenkins said. Jenkins said he felt the teachers...
  • Smithsonian refuses OJ Simpson Suit

    03/02/2010 12:15:47 PM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 33 replies · 571+ views
    Associated Press ^ | March 2, 2010
    LOS ANGELES—The Smithsonian Institution has rejected a donation of the suit O.J. Simpson wore when he was acquitted of murdering his ex-wife and her friend. The decision announced Tuesday comes a day after a judge approved the donation as the solution to a long court battle over the clothing. Smithsonian spokeswoman Linda St. Thomas says the suit is not appropriate for the museum's collection.
  • O.J. Simpson's 'acquittal suit' to be donated (to the Smithsonian Institution)

    03/02/2010 10:21:48 AM PST · by a fool in paradise · 16 replies · 396+ views
    AP via Houston Chronicle ^ | March 1, 2010, 11:45PM | LINDA DEUTSCH
    With O.J. Simpson giving his agreement from prison, a judge approved a plan Monday to donate the suit the former NFL star was wearing when he was acquitted of murder to the Smithsonian Institution. The deal ends a 13-year legal battle between Simpson's former sports agent Mike Gilbert and Fred Goldman, the father of the man Simpson was accused of killing in 1994. Both men claimed the right to the suit, shirt and tie Simpson was wearing Oct. 3, 1995, when he was acquitted of killing ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman after a trial that riveted...
  • Smithsonian Gets OJ's 'Acquittal Suit'

    03/01/2010 8:09:22 PM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 15 replies · 441+ views
    Associated Press ^ | March 1, 2010
    (AP) – With OJ Simpson giving his agreement from prison, a judge approved a plan today to donate the suit the former NFL star was wearing when he was acquitted of murder to the Smithsonian Institution. The deal ends a 13-year legal battle between Simpson's former sports agent Mike Gilbert and Fred Goldman, the father of the man Simpson was accused of killing in 1994. Both men claimed the right to the suit, shirt and tie Simpson was wearing Oct. 3, 1995, when he was acquitted of killing ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman after a trial...
  • Nevada's top court opposes Simpson ruling [Redux]

    01/17/2010 10:02:04 AM PST · by JoeProBono · 6 replies · 285+ views
    The Nevada Supreme Court said a judge in Clark County, Nev., should have given the media access to questionnaires from ex-athlete O.J. Simpson's robbery trial. The Nevada Supreme Court voted 6-0 Thursday that Clark County District Judge Jackie Glass's decision to deny the press access to jury questionnaires from the 2008 trial was ill-advised given the press's First Amendment rights, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Friday. The state's top court said Glass's promise to jurors to keep the questionnaires confidential "does not supersede the public's and press's First Amendment right to access criminal proceedings." Court justices said they ruled on...
  • Charlie Sheen used a knife in assault on Brooke Mueller

    12/28/2009 11:47:25 AM PST · by Perdogg · 47 replies · 9,112+ views
    Examiner ^ | 12.28.09
    Charlie Sheen used a knife to threaten his wife, Brooke Mueller, in their altercation on Christmas Day. Claims and counterclaims are swirling about in the strange case of Charlie Sheen and his wife, Brooke Mueller. Firstly, cops were called on Christmas morning to hte rented house in Aspen where they were staying over an alleged domestic assault. Charlie Sheen was hauled off to jail and he paid $8,500 bail and signed off on the necessary paperwork and was out again.
  • OJ Simpson beaten in prison

    12/07/2009 2:13:48 PM PST · by Main Street · 118 replies · 8,267+ views
    Drudge ^ | 12-7 | Drudge
    OJ Simpson beaten in prison, race incident, currently in hospital, sources claim... NATIONAL ENQUIRER to report details later in week... Developing...
  • OJ Simpson Beaten in Prison

    12/07/2009 3:56:54 PM PST · by The Big Feed · 5 replies · 1,690+ views
    The Big Feed ^ | December 7, 2009 | Captain Thurston
    Regardless of why, this man deserves this, and many more. The headline on Drudge read: OJ Simpson beaten in prison, race incident, currently in hospital, sources claim... NATIONAL ENQUIRER to report details later in week... Developing... This report, from last July, claims OJ was terrified that his cellmate would murder him:
  • OJ with Breakfast? Repent!

    11/11/2009 7:11:27 AM PST · by Still Thinking · 46 replies · 947+ views
    Consumer ^ | November 9, 2009
    America’s self-anointed food police have a new punching bag in their obesity crusade: fruit juice. We’re not making this up. The Los Angeles Times reported yesterday that a growing number of dietary do-gooders are now pointing their fingers at juice as a culprit for fattening waistlines:The inconvenient truth, many experts say, is that 100% fruit juice poses the same obesity-related health risks as Coke, Pepsi and other widely vilified beverages. … [I]t's time juice lost its wholesome image, these experts say."It's pretty much the same as sugar water," said Dr. Charles Billington, an appetite researcher at the University of Minnesota....