On this day…in 1935

In New York City, two recovering alcoholics, one a New York broker and the other an Ohio physician, found Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.), a 12-step rehabilitation program that eventually helps countless people cope with alcoholism. Based on psychological techniques that have long been used in suppressing dangerous personality traits, members of the strictly anonymous organization control … [Read the full story]

Amy watched YouTube of herself when she died

It’s been revealed that Amy Winehouse spent her final hours drinking vodka alone in her bedroom and watching YouTube videos of herself, a court was told yesterday. A second inquest confirmed the 27-year-old died of alcohol poisoning at her north London home on July 23, 2011. Miss Winehouse drank so much that she stopped breathing … [Read the full story]

Edward Furlong is one fucked up ex-child star

Terminator 2 star Edward Furlong has been charged with battery for the second time in a month. The 35-year-old actor is accused of assaulting his girlfriend on November 21, the day before the American Thanksgiving holiday According to court documents, he is accused of inflicting corporal injury resulting in a traumatic condition.  It is understood … [Read the full story]

Wino’s thought of the day

It’s been a while…just over a year, I think. I’ve been busy. If you call getting into the booze more than usual, then yes…I’ve been busy. Last year I was going on about doing the ‘Dry In July’, and making a video diary and…well, you know, I really wanted to do it. I did try … [Read the full story]

Adele will spit in her dad’s face if she sees him

Adele has vowed to spit in her dad’s face if she ever sees him again. The ’21’ singer, who has just moved into a $11 million mansion, has said that she was no longer interested in having a relationship with her father Mark Evans, who sold a story on her to The Sun last year discussing his … [Read the full story]

Is this ‘The Scheme’ of things to come out of Pommieland?

It caused its fair share of controversy when it was first shown on BBC Scotland last year. And now viewers in the rest of the UK have had the chance to see what all the fuss is about after fly-on-the-wall documentary series The Scheme made its debut on BBC One last week. First shown in … [Read the full story]

The Models cancel concert to respect band member who killed himself

The Models have cancelled their reunion gig in Perth after band member, James Freud, committed suicide in Melbourne last week. They were due to play at the Perth International Arts Festival at the Becks Music Box on February the 17th, 2011. James Freud had battled with alcoholism but had been sober for the last five … [Read the full story]