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Grey's Anatomy Star Eric Dane in Rehab for Prescription Pills

By Donel DeFreese

Still recovering from a bruising sex tape with Rebecca Gayheart, TV's "McSteamy" announces that he's addicted to painkillers he was taking for a sports injury. MORE  

Now Two Years Sober, '80s Pop Icon Boy George Invites Amy Winehouse to Join Him at AA

By Donel DeFreese

Boy George, Elton John, Eric Clapton, Bono, Marianne Faithfull, George Michael, Ozzy Osbourne, Amy Winehouse—how do you sign up for that meeting? MORE  

Roger Ebert’s “Jackass” Tweet Draws Criticism

By Donel DeFreese

Roger Ebert’s tweet did not sit well with friends and family of Ryan Dunn, who died Monday in a car crash. MORE  

Ex-CSI Star in Trouble Again

By Donel DeFreese

Gary Dourdan, formerly of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, arrested for drugs after car crash. MORE  

Sugar Ray Pulls No Punches in New Autobiography

By Donel DeFreese

"I was 25... in a state of limbo—I resorted to a band aid which was cocaine and alcohol.” MORE  

Book 'Em, Danno: Rick Springfield Busted for DUI

By Donel DeFreese

Australian pop star recently pulled over and popped for DUI on the eve of his guest appearance on Hawaii Five-O, but wins mug shot contest over Nick Nolte. MORE  

New Brew for the Royal Wedding Features Something Extra

By Donel DeFreese

Brew Dog hopes to make the happy couple even happier. MORE  

Afroman Gets Burned

By Donel DeFreese

Marijuana minstrel Afroman evidently forgot to show up for the concert—his own. Stoner move! MORE  

Top Gun's Kelly McGillis Stars at New Jersey Rehab

By Donel DeFreese

A few decades after taming Tom Cruise, the once-wild actress tamed down her own act, landed a job at a recovery house, and is set to release a new movie this weekend. MORE  

Ziggy Marley to debut "Marijuana Man" Comic Strip on 4/20

By Donel DeFreese

Faster than a speeding bullet? Not this comic superhero. MORE  

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