Eavesdropping In: Clippers Beat Lakers In Exhibition Game; New CA Same-Sex Marriage Initiative; Prenup Could Have Saved Half Of Kobe's Fortune; Violence Continues In Egypt; Jon Bon Jovi Is NOT Dead

by Emily Green · December 20, 2011

The L.A. Clippers beat the L.A. Lakers 114-95 in last night's exhibition opener in which Mr. World Peace missed all eight of his shots. [KTLA]

A new initiative by proponents of marriage equality attempts to get the issue of same-sex marriage in California back on the ballot, a measure that could extend the court battle over Prop 8 for several more years. [KABC]

Legal experts estimate that if Kobe Bryant, whose net worth is somewhere in the neighborhood of $150 million, had a prenup (which it looks like he doesn't), it could've saved half of his fortune in his divorce from Vanessa Bryant. [LATimes]

Violent clashes continue after at least 14 have been killed in the recent days of police use of excessive force against unarmed protesters supporting the pro-democracy movement in Egypt. [HuffPo]

BREAKING: Jon Bon Jovi is NOT dead as a bunch of media outlets reported yesterday, and is very much alive and performing with his very full head of hair. [TMZ]