Eavesdropping In: J. Paul Getty III Dies; Kim K. Makes Stage Cameo During Prince Concert; WeHo Smoking Ban?; More Protests In Egypt; Keith Olbermann Heads To Current TV

by Emily Green · February 8, 2011

Getty family oil heir J. Paul Getty III dies at age 54 after a long battle with illness likely stemming from a drug-induced stroke in the '80s that left him paralyzed [LATimes]

For some reason Prince felt it necessary to pull Kim Kardashian on stage during his concert at Madison Square Garden last night [PE]

West Hollywood city council votes in favor of a ban on smoking at outdoor restaurants and public areas but another vote at the end of the month is needed to further the passage of the ordinance [KTLA]

Chaos and political unrest continue in Egypt as anti-government protesters rally in the streets of Cairo while President Mubarak attempts to implement political reform [KABC]

Keith Olbermann lands new gig at Al Gore's Current TV as host of a one-hour nightly show and the network's chief news officer [HuffPo]