Flash Lites: Rip ‘N’ Read Pop Culture Recap

Flash Lites: Rip ‘N’ Read Pop Culture Recap

AUSTIN, Texas (Wireless Flash) – Dude, you’re gettin’ overexposed! The ubiquitous Dell computer dude is getting his own line of t- shirts, caps and backpacks. The new “Dude Gear” features the TV commercial character’s signature phrase “Dude, you’re gettin’ a Dell.”

LOS ANGELES – Ron “Horshack” Palillo and Dustin “Screech” Diamond are the latest has-beens signed up for Celebrity Boxing 2, which airs May 22 on Fox.

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Rap star Snoop Dogg is adding yet another side job – as the emcee for the Girls Gone Wild video series. Girls Gone Wild Doggy Style will be released in September and an infomercial hawking the video debuts in August.

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – There’s been no word yet whether Star Wars: Episode II star Hayden Christensen will suit up as Darth Vadar in the next film. However, Christensen says he recently went to George Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch and tried on the dark lord’s helmet, which the actor said was so big it was “completely disproportionate” to his body.

LOS ANGELES – After almost two decades in the business, Will Smith’s DJ, Jeff “DJ Jazzy Jeff” Townes, is releasing his first solo record. According to Eurweb.com, The Magnificent: A Beat Generation hits stores August 12.

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