Keith Crisco, the man running against former American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken for the Democratic nomination in North Carolina’s Second Congressional District, passed away on Monday. Crisco, 71, suffered a fall down the stairs while preparing to leave his home, his campaign spokesperson said. His family released this statement: “We are heartbroken to share the news that Keith has passed away after an accidental fall at his home this afternoon. Keith was our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He was a remarkable man with a tremendous dedication to his family and to public service. We appreciate the outpouring of love from our family and friends and all who knew him.” Aiken has suspended his campaign following the news. Read about it here…[ABC]
On Monday afternoon, Donald Sterling’s ex-girlfriend V. Stiviano was involved in a car accident in the Ferrari the LA Clippers owner purchased for her. Stiviano rear-ended a black Range Rover in Beverly Hills. The driver of the vehicle told TMZ she was wearing her now infamous jumbo visor at the time. Read about it here…[TMZ]
Meanwhile, in Florida, local police stumbled upon a coffin full of medieval weapons, including a boat anchor, a crossbow, a wooden sword and a ball with metal spikes. So far, no one has come forward to claim the loot. We’re guessing whoever he is, he’s wearing knee-high black boots and/or knight armor. Click here to see a full list of the odd weapons…[Gawker]
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