• Fri, Feb 26 2010

Coroner Releases Brittany Murphy Drug Info

In this morning’s Crush Links: Growing Pains star Andrew Koenig‘s body found, Snooki causes an uproar at a college appearance, Tiger Woods tussles with PETA, and more.

  • The L.A. County Coroner has released the drugs that were in Brittany Murphy‘s system when she died. She had “elevated levels of hydrocodone, acetaminophen, and chlorpheniramine. L-methamphetamine was also present.” (TMZ)
  • The body of Growing Pains star Andrew Koenig was found in a Vancouver park Thursday. “My son took his own life,” his father, Walter Koenig, said in an emotional news conference in the park. (People)
  • Howard Stern definitely won’t be joining American Idol as the judge replacing Simon Cowell. (Deadline Hollywood)
  • Jenny McCarthy said she believes she’s “fixed” her son’s autism. (Time)
  • Lawyers for Tiger Woods threatened to sue PETA activists who planned to use his image in their campaign urging owners to neuter their pets alongside the slogan “Too much sex can be a bad thing.” Meanwhile, a source says that Tiger may have a drug addiction. (Page Six, National Enquirer)
  • During a hearing in the child support case between Bristol Palin and Levi Johnson, the judge ruled Levi must pay $1,688.42 a month in child support, retroactive to the child’s birth — meaning he owes nearly $18,000. (TMZ)
  • Michael Douglas‘ drug-dealing son Cameron says his famous family made him a smack-addicted wreck. (New York Daily News)
  • Brazil’s Secretariat for Women’s Affairs, wants a sultry beer commercial starring Paris Hilton off the air on the grounds that “it devalues women — in particular, blond women.” (Access Hollywood)
  • Jersey Shore star Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi’s scheduled appearance at James Madison University caused an uproar among the students — and brought her a $9,000 payday. (RadarOnline)
  • Lady Gaga thinks life is all about being in the spotlight: “My friends joke that I’m dead until I get onstage,” she said. (Cosmopolitan)
  • Now it’s being reported that there are “multiple” sex tapes being shopped around that feature Bachelor castoff Rozlyn Papa. (TMZ)
  • Rihanna said that “Life could not be better right now.” Meanwhile, her baseball player boyfriend Matt Kemp admits that he’s getting to a level of celebrity he hadn’t anticipated, but learning to deal with it. (Mirror, PopEater)
  • Carly Simon has finally revealed the real inspiration behind her hit song “You’re So Vain”: record producer David Geffen. (Daily Mail)
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