Eavesdropping In: Mubarak Finally Steps Down; Lakers Trounce Celtics; Jamie Foxx Brawls At Usher Show; Man Reports 25 Pounds Of Weed Stolen To Cops; Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" Drops

By Emily Green on Friday, February 11, 2011
  • After protesters erupt in outrage at Hosni Mubarak's announcement that he would not cede his presidency, he resigns quietly and leaves military in control of Egypt as Cairo rejoices [HuffPo]
  • Lakers have biggest win of the season last night beating the Celtics, still salty from losing to them in last year's championship, on their own Boston turf [LATimes]
  • Jamie Foxx gets into a little scuffle with another guy at last night's private Usher performance at Avalon [TMZ]
  • A Newport Beach man who claims to have a permit to grow marijuana calls the cops to report 25 pounds (pounds!) of weed worth an estimated $50k stolen from his home [KTLA]
  • Lady Gaga's much hyped single "Born This Way" (off the upcoming album her producer bills as the Thriller of the 21st century) is released today [PE]