Posts tagged "Bullying"

This Anne Hathaway Interview Will Probably Cause Hatha-Haters to Think Twice

I'll be the first to admit it: I've definitely hated on Anne Hathaway before and poked fun at her seemingly fake personality. But as I watched her interview with Ellen DeGeneres today, I couldn't help but feel guilty over my remarks.  I don't know this woman, and all I've ever done…
By: Kendall Fisher / November 6, 2014

Boston Kids Standing Up for Their Bullied Friend Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

Last week, a group of Bridgewater, MA kids were featured on a local newscast after standing up for their friend, Danny, who was bullied for wearing a sports jacket and tie to school. Danny, who suffered a brain aneurism at birth and has a speech impediment, is a water boy for the Williams School football…
By: Kelly Lynch / November 26, 2013

LeAnn Rimes Victim of ‘Merciless, Vitriolic’ Cyber-Bullies, Says Lawyer (EXCLUSIVE)

Before LeAnn Rimes packed her bags for a 30-day inpatient facility to combat anxiety and stress -- she was (and apparently still is) embroiled in a behind-the-scenes back and forth that appears to be draining her emotionally. Celebrities -- with their entourages of handlers and long-held command of the mass media -- are not…
By: Nicholas White / August 30, 2012

Madonna Says: Stop Bullying!

Listen up, Madonna fans, because the all-powerful pop queen has a message for you: stop bullying! The Material Mom appears via satellite on The Ellen Degeneres Show to speak out against the recent suicides of gay teens and the bullying, negative gossip that has preceded them, saying she "wouldn't have a career if…
By: / November 9, 2010

Watch Darren Criss’ ‘Teenage Dream’ on ‘Glee’ (VIDEO)

Chris Colfer's new buddy/potential love interest Darren Criss finally makes his much-anticipated Glee debut tomorrow night, playing charismatic a cappella singer Blaine in an episode titled "Never Been Kissed." There's been much ado about whether or not Criss's preppy, openly gay character will end up as Kurt's boyfriend, but judging from the…
By: / November 8, 2010

Selena Gomez Reveals Her Ordeal With Bullies

Add Selena Gomez to the disturbingly long list of young people who've been victimized by bullies. Mere days after it was announced that Gomez's Disney compatriot Demi Lovato had entered rehab largely due to the effects of bullying, the Wizards of Waverly Place star tells the New York Post that she, too, suffered…
By: / November 3, 2010

Why Is Demi Lovato in Rehab?

Now that Demi Lovato has bowed out of the Jonas Brothers' tour to check herself into an undisclosed rehab center for "emotional and physical issues," concerned fans are rallying behind the singer-actress and wondering what was troubling her. A representative for the 18-year-old teen sweetheart declined to describe the nature of Demi's issues,…
By: Celebuzz / November 2, 2010

Adam Lambert: ‘Even I Get Bullied!’ (VIDEO)

Adam Lambert probably knows better than most celebrities what it's like to get hassled because of his sexuality, so it only makes sense that he should use his voice to counsel gay youths who've been troubled by the plague of bullying. The openly gay American Idol favorite is the latest celebrity to joi…
By: / October 18, 2010

Justin Bieber Plays Laser Tag (PHOTOS)

Justin Bieber was reportedly bullied at a laser tag center outside Vancouver over the weekend, but photos from the night in question show Baby Biebs looking pretty calm and collected. Reports allege a 12-year-old boy at the gaming facility hurled a homophobic slur at the Biebs, while Canadian police said they received a…
By: / October 18, 2010

Justin Bieber Bullied in Canada?

In what may come as a shock to his fans, teen dream Justin Bieber may have been bullied and called a nasty slur during a weekend game of laser tag in his native Canada. Reports are swirling that Biebs, 16, and his bodyguards were playing laser tag at a facility in Richmond, British Columbia…
By: / October 18, 2010

Daniel Radcliffe Speaks Out on Gay-Teen Suicides (VIDEO)

Daniel Radcliffe has a message for the bullied gay teens of the world: Don't get desperate, get help. Following a rash of suicides involving gay teens who'd been reportedly bullied by their peers, the gay-friendly Harry Potter star has broken his silence to MTV. Radcliffe revealed that he's "heartbroken" by the…
By: / October 4, 2010

Demi Lovato Fights Back Against the Bullies

Like many people, Demi Lovato's childhood was marred by the hostility of bullying. And for the past few years, the 17-year-old Sonny With a Chance star has been fervently active in helping other young people who struggle with bullies, frequently Tweeting about the topic and serving as a celebrity spokesperson for Teens Against Bullying…
By: Celebuzz / July 9, 2010

Robert Pattinson Was a Human Punching Bag as a Kid

Since he broke onto the scene as the World's Hottest Vampire in the Twilight series, Robert Pattinson has no doubt inspired untold millions to utter the phrase "I'd hit it." But back in his pre-fame era, the term had painfully different connotations for the New Moon hunk. During a recent interview, R-Pattz told…
By: Alex Blagg / March 10, 2010

Taylor Momsen Says She’s Not Some Cookie-Cutter Disney Type, So There!

Oh, Taylor Momsen; will you ever tire of shocking us with your rebellious ways? The Gossip Girl actress-turned-rocker recently granted an interview to News of the World, and in the process made it really, really known that she doesn't want to be lumped in with the Mileys and the Selenas of the…
By: Celebuzz / March 7, 2010

Nobody Puts Demi Lovato in a Corner!

Camp Rock mini-diva Demi Lovato is completely over all the bullying she's received in her young life; or so she insists. According to People, the 16-year-old cover girl claims she was pushed around so much in 7th grade that she had to eventually be home-schooled. What, was Miley Cyru…
By: Celebuzz / October 1, 2008