Phillip Phillips: American Idol Season 11 Winner

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Television with No Comments »

Phillip Phillips is the winner of the 2012 American Idol. Jessica Sanchez settled for first runner-up in the recently concluded American Idol Season 11.

Jessica Sanchez and Phillip Phillips

American Idol host Ryan Seacrest revealed that there were a total of 132 million votes cast for Phillip and Jessica. Seacrest announced that Phillip Phillips is the American Idol Season 11 winner.

Jessica and Phillip, performed a duet of the song “Up Where We Belong.”

Crystal Lagoons Corp. has largest outdoor pool in San Alfonso del Mar resort (Photo)

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 | BUSINESS, LIFESTYLE, Travel, World with No Comments »

San Alfonso del Mar resort in Algarrobo, Chile owns the Crystal Lagoons Corp.‘s world’s largest outdoor pool.

San Alfonso del Mar resort's Crystal Lagoon
San Alfonso del Mar resort
Image Credit: Crystal Lagoon’s Corp.
The $1.2 billion Crystal Lagoon measures over half of a mile long or about 3,323 feet and was constructed for five years. It has an annual maintenance cost of over $3 million.

Crystal Lagoon is also the world’s deepest pool at 115 feet. It is being filled with 66 million gallons of sea water directly taken from the sea using filtration method.

The San Alfonso del Mar resort pool is even larger than 20 Olympic-sized pools measuring 164-by-82-feet. It is six times bigger than the Orthlieb Pool in Casablanca, Morocco.

Lolo Jones: Virgin Olympic Athlete Remains Single

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 | SPORTS with No Comments »
Lolo Jones

Lolo Jones: Virgin Olympian
Image Credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images

Olympian Lolo Jones reveals that she is still a virgin during an interview with Bryant Gumbel’s HBO Real Sports’ Tuesday episode.

The 29-year-old Jones is a beautiful, intelligent Olympic athlete but remains single.

Jones explained that she tried every online dating service but haven’t find her Mr. Right.

In a tweet last March 12, Jones “Yes I’m a virgin. #1 reason why I’m single bc guys deuce out when I won’t put out. I do so to honor God & future husband,” she tweeted on March 12.

Heath Ledger’s tree house worth $3M sold to Josh Hutcherson (Photo)

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Heath Ledger's Tree House

Heath Ledger’s tree house
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Heath Ledger’s ‘Tree House’ was reportedly sold to The Hunger Games star Josh Hutcherson.

The two-bedroom house of Heath Ledger, shared with his ex-partner Michelle Williams, was put on sale last year for $3 million (£1.9 million). There was no information if Hutcherson paid the house in full.

The late Ledger reportedly bought the place, dubbed the tree house by locals because of the dense foliage that surrounds it, from comedienne Ellen DeGeneres in 2005.

American Idol 2012 Winner in Grand Finale: Jessica Sanchez or Phillip Phillips?

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Music, Television with 1 Comment

UPDATE: Phillip Phillips is American Idol Season 11 winner. Click here for more details.

American Idol 2012 Winner: Jessica Sanchez or Phillip Phillips

American Idol 2012 Winners
L-R: Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez
with host Ryan Seacrest

Image Credit: Michael Becker / FOX

Will American Idol 2012 winner be, another male guitar-playing singer-songwriter, Phillip Phillips? Or will the American Idol 2012 title be handed over to, the youngest-ever winner, Jessica Sanchez?

The 2012 American Idol finalists, Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez, had there final face-off on Tuesday night, May 22.

On Tuesday, Jessica and Phillip sang three songs each during their American Idol final performance. Jessica sang “I Have Nothing,” “The Prayer,” and “Change Nothing” while Phillip rendered “Stand By Me,” “Movin’ Out” and “Home.” (Click here to watch the video performances of Jessica and Phillip during the American Idol Grand Finale 2012)

Observers say that majority of voters may be swayed by Phillip’s final song.

However, other entertainment analysts say that Filipino and Mexican votes may very well be overwhelmingly favor Jessica to win the 2012 American Idol.

So who do you think will be the 2012 American Idol Winner? Give your comments below this article. Let us know what you think about who deserves getting the American Idol 2012 title.