Michelle Obama got her ohm on yesterday at the Red Rock National Conservation Area in Las Vegas while swearing in a group of junior rangers. It's all part of her "Let's Move!" initiative. There have been developments in the plans for a Jackson Family museum in Gary Indiana. And there may be some truth to the concept of dying from a broken heart. Plus, guess what kind of cake will be served at LaLa Vasquez and Carmelo Anthony's wedding.

Essence.com
Jun, 02, 2010

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  • Michelle Obama is bringing her "Let's Move!" campaign all over the country. Her last stop was at the Red Rock National Conservation Area in Las Vegas, where she swore in a group of junior rangers. [HP]
  • As they ready the plans for their wedding bash, LaLa Vasquez and Carmelo Anthony have decided on one important aspect -- the cake. The couple's going for red velvet. [People]
  • It looks like Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom will be expanding their family soon. [DM]
  • The US government has begun a criminal investigation into the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. [CNN]
  • Stevie Wonder and his kids visited his friend Michael Jackson's gravesite at the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale, California this weekend. [TMZ]
  • In other Michael Jackson news. The town of Gary, Indiana is working hard to open the Jackson Family Museum and a Michael Jackson Performing Arts Center. [CNN]
  • Shaquille O'Neal's mother, Lucille O'Neal just released a new book, called "Walk Like You Have Somewhere To Go," that documents her battle with addiction and abuse.[Momlogic]
  • Spike Lee is in Haiti filming a follow-up to his HBO documentary "When the Levees Broke" about the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. [IW]
  • There could be some truth to dying from a broken heart. [NYT]
  • Gary Coleman's parents said they'll always be proud of their son. "He had a God-given talent," his mother, Sue told People. [People]
  • U.S. Representative Artur Davis has lost his bid to become Alabama's first Black governor. [ABC]

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