It’s Fanboy News. This week is really sad as The Voice star Christina Grimmie was shot and killed during an autograph signing. It’s just so sad and horrible to see someone struck down like that by someone who clearly wasn’t stable. From everyone here at MTF, our thoughts and prayers go out to her family, friends and fans.
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Former The Voice star Christina Grimmie shot dead at autograph signing
YouTube star and former The Voice contestant Christina Grimmie has been shot dead in front of terrified fans as she signed autographs after a concert.The 22-year-old was blasted by a gunman minutes after coming off stage at The Plaza Live in Orlando, Florida, in the early hours of Saturday, UK time.
Justin Bieber started fist fight after calling 6’5 autograph seeker ‘motherf–ker’
A boozy Bieber instigated a beatdown this week after calling an autograph-seeking Ohio man a “motherf–ker,” according to a report.Lamont Richmond, the 6’5 man who says he bested Justin Bieber in a Wednesday night brawl that went viral, told TMZ the “Baby” singer smelled of alcohol and was “puffing his chest up” before the now-legendary altercation outside the Westin Cleveland hotel.
‘Best Wishes, Gordie Howe’: A One-Autograph Collection
In more than a half-century on this round rock we call Earth, I’ve accumulated a too-long-to-accurately-count list of things I’ve wanted to do but never found the time, impetus or opportunity to complete.Gordie Howe factors into this. His hockey history far outdates mine, but — initiated by the quick action of my father a long time ago — I’d always held out hope of, or at least interest in, meeting Mr. Hockey if the chance arose.
Hundreds Brave the Heat for Brett Favre Autograph Session in Waukesha
Hundreds waited in line outside Waukesha Sportscards Friday for a chance to meet Brett Favre, holding his first public signing in Southeast Wisconsin in nearly 20 years.The event was part of a fundraising effort for Favre’s Favre4Hope charity, which raises money in part for children with disabilities. By 2:00, Joshua Gloughlin was already in line, with a mini-helmet in hand.
Big Show Doing Free Autograph Session at Wizard World Sacramento
– Wizard World has announced that Big Show will appear at next weekend’s Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento for a free autograph signing. The WWE star will have a photo op session at 11 AM, then sign free autographs at 11:30 AM followed by an interactive Q&A panel at 1:30 PM.
Autograph collectors get aggressive, annoy people and have a lot of fun
It’s a sunny Tuesday afternoon and five autograph collectors are clustered on the corner of Wisconsin and Jefferson, holding binders and pens, waiting. And waiting and waiting and waiting.They will stand there for three hours or more, hoping – that particular day – for the St. Louis Cardinals to roll up in a bus and maybe, just maybe, a couple of them will agree to sign their baseball cards.
Jeff Gordon floored by tattoo of Superfan who seeks autograph
Jeff Gordon, the four-time NASCAR Premier Series champion who now works as an analyst on NASCAR broadcasts for FOX Sports, has seen his share of tributes in the form of body art over the years.Fans just love to pay homage to Gordon and the No. 24 car he drove throughout his 23-year career in NASCAR’s top series for Hendrick Motorsports.