In one of my more twisted yet comforting interpretations of the universe, President Nixon flagrantly violated our Constitution so Gerald Ford could become president, bringing with him his amazing wife, Betty, who, by going public with her breast cancer and alcoholism, helped save millions of lives...
Stromberg talked about his new book The Harder They Fall: Celebrities and Addiction co-wrote with Jane Merrill.
Boiler Room is celebrating its birthday with a PBR Dunk Tank, Jameson tattoos, $5 drafts and the chance to win the famed "Betty" Ford Pick-Up Truck. [ more › ]
The Fix Q&A with Marvin Seppala, chief medical officer of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and author of Clinician's Guide to the Twelve Step Principles.
TVNewser After an embarrassing performance on the air, a trip to an alcohol rehabilitation clinic, a relapse and arrest at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport, and months of work at the Betty Ford Center, Gregg Jarrett has told the story of how he has been able to stay sober and get back to his job as an anchor at Fox News. Show More Summary
Welcome to the Built Ford Tough 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Weekend Sweepstakes, brought to you by Bleacher Report. The inductees were announced this weekend. Those inducted included Jerome Bettis, Ron Wolf, Junior Seau, Tim Brown, Bill Polian, Charles Haley, Will Shields and Mick Tingelhoff. Show More Summary
What kind of mother abandons her kids at freaking Christmas? One who needs help, that's what kind.
There’s a certain comfort, and often inherent cool, in things categorized as “retro.” A ’69 Ford Mustang. A greaser pompadour. Betty White. Pixel design. It’s no secret that pixel art is experiencing a resurgence in the digital form by way of video games like Mojang’s Minecraft and Superbrothers’ Sword & Sworcery. Show More Summary
When I was diagnosed at 40, Betty Ford, Betsey Johnson and Sheryl Crow stepped in
By Debbie Wasserman Schultz Last night, I received a personal and significant honor from Susan G. Komen, the Betty Ford Lifetime Achievement Award of Distinction at their Honoring the Promise gala. And today I feel privileged to be the...Show More Summary
The automotive industry has been hit by a series of unpleasant events. Bloomberg’s Betty Liu reported that Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) will be garbage collecting among its sold cars and General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) told dealers to halt the sales of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette. “Ford is recalling more than 200,000 cars and among them the Escape […]
Frank Stallone's battle with alcohol abuse has led to rehab. Sylvester Stallone's younger brother entered the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage, Calif. over the weekend, his manager, Randi Siegel, confirmed to People.
(It's the "Betty and Veronica" matchup that fight-fans have wanted for centuries.) By Brian J. D’Souza What Henry Ford did for the automobile, Ronda Rousey has done for women’s MMA (WMMA), popularizing the sport for mass audiences. Furthermore, Rousey was ranked #29 on the Maxim Hot 100—something Henry Ford never achieved. Show More Summary
Lindsay Lohan has admitted that a leaked, handwritten list of people she'd had sex with — many of them famous — was part of her fifth step in AA when she was at the Betty Ford Center.
Betty Ford kicked off her high heels to join a communist academy ballet rehearsal in December of 1975. (Gerald Ford Presidential Library) Michelle Obama is currently on an official visit to China, which began on March 19 and continues through March 26. Show More Summary
Inside a 1976 issue of Good Housekeeping, when Betty Ford lauded homemakers and Henry Fonda did needlework.
How much would you spend on an engraved 18-karat-gold Cartier brooch belonging to Betty Ford? One bidder shelled out $4,000 for the jewel, making it the top-selling item (and a bargain, we think) at Gerald and Betty Ford’s estate sale in California Saturday. Other big-selling items were a St. Joseph icon ($1,800) given to the […]
Gerald Ford never had a Ford dealership named after him, but there is a Betty Ford Center. Now the question is, is there a Rob Ford Center lurking in the future of the beleaguered Toronto mayor? As everyone knows Rob Ford was videotaped...Show More Summary
Here’s something for all you presidential history buffs: Gerald and Betty Ford’s estate sale. The family of the late president and first lady is auctioning off the contents of the Fords’ California home next month — and all the proceeds are going to three local charities: Their church, the Betty Ford Center, and the neighborhood […]