HOW CRASS! Miami Man Wants to Own the Phrase “Je Suis Charlie”

Charlie Hebdo feature

AVENTURA -- A Miami-area man is seeking to patent and profit from the phrase “Je Suis Charlie.” Joe Marc Gershon, the director of the Latin American Trading Group – registered to a two-bedroom apartment in Aventura -- filed the $975 application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office only nine days after the terrorist attack in Paris that killed 12 at the satirical Charlie Hebdo newspaper. The newspaper came under attack for printing … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Drew Rosenhaus’ Wife: We’ve Got no Privacy to Make Marriage Work!

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MIAMI BEACH -- The wife of NFL player agent Drew Rosenhaus tells Gossip Extra she is hoping they will be able to patch things up despite Rosenhaus' divorce filing last week in Miami. Thing is: Realtor Lisa Thomson tells us in an exclusive interview she might have to wait until after Super Bowl XLIX to sit down with the wheeler and dealer. "It's a bad time of year for him," she says. "He's always busy and he's never home." Rosenhaus, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Kelley Mitchell Fired by WLRN!

MIAMI -- WLRN-91.3 FM reporter Kelley Mitchell announced late Thursday on her Facebook page that she was fired after three years as the voice of the afternoon drive-time news on the NPR station. Although she hasn’t been returning calls Mitchell, best known as Rick Sanchez’ sidekick on the WSVN-Channel 7 anchor desk for years, wrote that the station got rid of her on the day after Oscar, her Welsh Corgi, underwent its last treatment for … [Read more...]

DEATH BY 1,000 CUTS: Palm Beach Post Axes Greg Stoda, Sports Editor

WEST PALM BEACH -- The Palm Beach Post axed four more newsroom stalwarts today, including sports columnist Greg Stoda, Gossip Extra has learned. In an email to staff this morning, higher-ups announced that Sports Editor Dave Tepps, Washington correspondent Laura Green and veteran reporter John Lantigua would follow Stoda out the door. The firings are considered in-house to be buyouts. One source said the four received an exit package said … [Read more...]

ULTRA LOCAL — Flashdance Writer Has Short Drive to Kravis Debut!

Hedley and his wife Lisa paid $2.85 million for this North Palm Beach home in 2012 (MLS photo)

WEST PALM BEACH -- Just like his steel town girl on a Saturday night, new Palm Beacher Tom Hedley Jr, the writer of Flashdance, the movie and Flashdance the Musical, has led a double life. A welder by day and an exotic dancer by night, no, that was Alex in the movie – British-born Hedley sports some pretty lofty intellectual credentials. He was the youngest editor at Esquire and worked with the greats like Tom Wolfe, Diane Arbus and William … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Mortdecai Star Gwyneth Paltrow Lets Tax-Evading Palm Beach Uncle Hang Out to Dry!

PALM BEACH -- Gwyneth Paltrow, one of the stars of the new Johnny Depp comedy Mortdecai, is staying out of her favorite uncle's sentencing next month in federal court! It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Palm Beach society stalwart Robert Paltrow faces four years in prison when he is sentenced on two-counts of tax evasion in a federal court Feb. 10. He pleaded guilty last year to underpaying his income taxes. But as the time … [Read more...]

THAT’S RICH: Palm Beach Billionaire Jeff Greene Lectures Americans About Living Modestly!

PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach billionaire Jeff Greene, who made his fortune by betting against homeowners in the mortgage and credit crisis, has been mouthing off about the lifestyle that the rest of us enjoy. He thinks it's too much -- even though he owns America's most expensive single-family house! The former U.S. Senate wannabe took advantage of his presence at the Davos World Economic Forum in Switzerland to tell a worldwide audience via … [Read more...]

VIDEO – Hilarious Bad Lip Reading From NFL Bigs

Bad Lip Reading

MIAMI – Ever wonder what your favorite NFL-ers are saying during the game? The comedy team at Bad Lip Reading has your answer as Gossip Extra kicks off Super Bowl Week with a compilation of the best things that a bad lip reader thinks could have been said in the NFL. Are your favorite players really talking about pretty girls and Funyuns on the field? Sure looks like it! We’re disappointed not to see Miami in this year’s compilations, … [Read more...]

WEST PALM BEACH LAWYER Wants to Grill Prince Andrew on Sex-Slave Allegations . . . Andrew Faces The Music in Davos!

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WEST PALM BEACH – West Palm Beach lawyer Jack Scarola has asked Brit blue blood Prince Andrew to answer questions – under oath – about his involvement with a former Royal Palm Beach Community High School student who was a minor when she allegedly had sex with the prince! Scarola reps attorneys working for former area resident Virginia Roberts, who claims she had sex with the Duke of York at least three times when she was only 17 years … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Troubled Palm Beach Council Candidate Danielle Hickox Moore Missing From Debate!

Former Palm Beach Mayor Lesly Smith (left), with Danielle Hickox Moore and Grease actress Stockard Channing (via Facebook)

PALM BEACH -- The "campaign for Moore" showed a lot less today. Palm Beach Town Council candidate Danielle Hickox Moore, a fave with the island's old society, was missing from the third and final debate of the campaign this morning. Moore cited a "scheduling" conflict. But she has been nowhere to be found since Gossip Extra discovered her husband's sordid drug past, and financial papers showing that she lives off two tax-exempt … [Read more...]

GOD BLESS AMERICA! Miss USA Looking Good in Miss Universe Prelims in Miami!

Nia Sanchez, Miss USA, stuns at the Swimsuit Competition at the 63rd Annual Miss Universe Preliminary Show in Florida. (Splash News photo)

MIAMI – Red, White and Blue baby! The Miss Universe competition in Miami features the loveliest beauties from around the world, but for obvious reasons here at Gossip Extra, we’re partial to Miss USA! Nevada model Nia Sanchez, 24, dazzled in the preliminary swimsuit and evening wear competitions yesterday and might just be a force to reckon with. The pageant airs Sunday Jan. 25 on NBC, live from Trump National Doral near Miami. … [Read more...]

LEAKY BREAST IMPLANTS Delay Congressman Alan Grayson’s Bigamy Trial!

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ORLANDO -- Leaky breast implants -- yep, you read right! -- are being blamed for the delay of a trial to determine whether the wife of Central Florida U.S. Congressman Alan Grayson committed bigamy when she married him! It is the latest development in a sordid divorce case that has embroiled the Orlando Democrat since early last year. Grayson says his marriage to Lolita Grayson was never valid because Lolita wasn’t yet divorced from her … [Read more...]

MONSTROUS! Palm Beacher Jeffrey Epstein Allegedly Partied With 12-Year-Old Girls!

Jeffrey Epstein and Virginia Roberts (Gossip Extra collage)

WEST PALM BEACH -- Just when you thought the accusations against a wealthy Palm Beach perv couldn't get worse, convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is now said to have received a party with three 12-year-old girls as a birthday present! A transcript of a just-made-public 2011 interview between lawyers and former Royal Palm Beach Community High School co-ed Virginia Roberts brings a slew of new horrifying details to the sex-slave claims against … [Read more...]