MEGHAN MARKLE AND PRINCE HARRY SHARE QUOTE FROM DALAI LAMA: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry shared a quote from the Dalai Lama yesterday (September 17th). The quote -- which was shared to the Sussex Royal Instagram page, read, "I believe that at every level of society — familial, tribal, national and international — the key to a happier and most successful world is the growth of compassion." The caption for the quote was "quote for the week ahead." The couple are said to have wanted the religious leader to deliver a sermon at their wedding, but the Archbishop of Cantebury Justin Welby -- who married them, ruled out the Buddhist leader because he isn't cheating.
SHARON OSBOURNE SLAMS WENDY WILLIAMS FOR CHRISTIE BRINKLEY DISS: Sharon Osbourne slammed Wendy Williams for her recent comments about Christie Brinkley. Williams recently said that she thinks Christie Brinkley faked her breaking her arm so that she didn't have to compete on Dancing With the Stars. During yesterday's episode of The Talk, Osbourne said about Wendy, "She's a 55 year old woman that relapsed again on drugs and the thing is nobody gave her a hard time — it was just love and support." She added, "Lovely lady Christie Brinkley shattered her bones and has a metal plate put in — why does she have to be so mean? What is it within you that is so dark that you can't seem to get it out when the world shows you love and wishes you well on the rest of your journey in life, you are so dark inside and so mean constantly." Osbourne added, "I feel bad for her."
DWAYNE WADE AND GABRIELLE UNION LAUNCH LGBTQ EQUALITY T-SHIRTS: Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union have launched LGBTQ equality t-shirts in support of LGBTQ youth and Wade's 12-year-old son Zion. Union wrote via Instagram. "As a family, we believe inclusion and equality are two essential pillars needed to move towards growth and progressive thinking and action in our society. We have created a Limited Edition T shirt to help create a more inclusive space with our platform." Back in April, Wade shared a picture of Zion and Gabrielle Union attended the LGBTQ pride March in Miami Beach.
SIMON COWELL SAYS HE STILL SMOKES AND DRINK DESPITE NEW HEALTH REGIMEN: Simon Cowell has revealed that although he is now on a strict vegan diet, he is still drinking and smoking. He told Ellen, "I went to see this doctor in London. We did some tests. And then a month later he said, ‘You have the worst diet I've ever met from any patient. So I went, ‘Okay, out of the smoking, the drinking, and diet, what do I have to drop?' And he said, ‘The diet.' So I said, ‘I'm in!' " Since then, Cowell has lost at least 20 pounds.
MARGARET QUALLEY TAUGHT PETE DAVIDSON HOW TO MEDITATE: According to RadarOnline, Pete Davidson's girlfriend Margaret Qualley has gotten him into meditation and it has been helping him with depression. A source said that Pete really likes meditation. The source explained, "Pete's really happy with how down-to-earth and centered she is. He really likes how much she wants to help and how much she cares about him."
LARRY KING'S ESTRANGED WIFE SAYS SHE WAS 'BLINDSIDED' BY DIVORCE FILING: Larry King's estranged wife Shawn Southwick King has broken her silence one month after he filed for divorce. She told The Daily Mail, "‘I was crushed, I had no idea that this was coming, it hurt yeah. I was totally blindsided." She continued, "He's going through a lot right now … his health issues, that can really shake you to your core, it shook me to my core to see him so vulnerable and he doesn't remember two solid weeks of time. It's life, it's real, it's not fun." The two were married for 22 years.