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Former Double Dare Host Marc Summers Reveals He Battled Cancer & Why He Kept It A Secret For Five Years

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It's so crazy how someone can keep a secret like this for five long years!

Marc Summers, you may know him as the former host of Nickelodeon's Double Dare or Food Network's Unwrapped, recently announced he was diagnosed with cancer five years ago and is currently in remission.

The 63-year-old host opened up about his battle on Monday morning in Philadelphia during a radio interview with WWMR's Preston and Steve and talked about why it took him so long to publicly announce this news.

He said in their chat:

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The Brown Family Releases Statement: Reports Of Bobbi Kristina Being Taken Off Life Support On Whitney Houston's Death Anniversary Are 'False'

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With all these conflicting reports on Bobbi Kristina Brown's status, the Brown family has broken silence on one morbid rumor that's been circulating.

That's right, although TMZ published a story that stated that Bobbi Kristina would be taken off life support on Wednesday, which also happens to be the third anniversary of her Whitney Houston's death, US Weekly refuted this story.

Now, the Brown family has also come out stating that these reports are false.

[ Related: Bobbi Kristina & Nick's Allegedly Violent Relationship ]

Here's what Christopher Brown, the legal counsel for Bobby Brown, had this to say about this rumor surrounding Bobbi Kristina:

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Rosie O'Donnell Gives Her Fans A More Personal Explanation As To Why She's Leaving The View! Watch Her Heartfelt Video Message HERE!

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Ever since Rosie O'Donnell announced she was once again leaving The View, people have been trying to figure out why.

Even though Rosie was open about her health concerns in red carpet interviews, fans wanted more.

Why wouldn't she talk about it on The View itself??

[ Related: Stars Who Should Replace Rosie O'Donnell On The View! ]

It may just be that her audience is used to the dialogue that the show provides, and they wanted a bit more of that for closure.

Though Rosie still refuses to discuss the elephant in the room on TV, she did accommodate her fans with a personal video, giving a more in-depth explanation of her exit.

Watch the whole heartfelt message (below)!

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Details About Bobbi Kristina's Candlelight Vigil Last Night Revealed As Health Status Remains The Same

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We bet Bobbi Kristina would appreciate all of this support.

On February 9, Bobbi's aunts, uncles, and tons of fans attended a Shining A Light For Healing vigil for the 21-year-old who has been in coma since late January after she was found face-down in a bathtub.

[ Related: Bobbi Kristina's Facial Injuries Spurred Nick Gordon Investigation ]

The vigil, which took place in an amphitheater not far from Emory Hospital where BK is currently receiving care, was an event for people to pray for the renewed health of Whitney Houston's daughter.

According to attendees, a rainbow appeared above the amphitheater as people arrived, a sign which many deemed as hopeful. In addition, Houston's hit songs played before the service began and a ton of speakers, including a pastor and the local mayor, relayed messages of hope to the devastated audience.

Mayor Evlyn Wynn Dixon of Riverdale said:

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Harry Potter Star Announces His Retirement From Acting In The Theater — For One Of The Saddest Reasons Imaginable

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Aww, how sad!

Michael Gambon is probably best known to the wizarding world for his role as Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter films (except the first two, in which the character was portrayed by the late Richard Harris).

[ Related: Harry Potter's Robbie Coltrane Hospitalized ]

But the multiple award-winning actor has been tearing up the boards in the theater for half a century in plays such as Betrayal, Endgame, and King Lear.

Unfortunately, it seems that Michael must now draw the curtain on his theater career.

The 74-year-old actor admitted his memory just isn't up to the task anymore:

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Bobbi Kristina’s Family Will Hold Vigil As There Is No Change To Her Health

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We just hope this isn't a goodbye.

As we reported, Bobbi Kristina Brown has been on a ventilator since late last month and is currently at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA fighting for her life.

[ Related: Oprah Talks About Bobbi Kristina! ]

As of now, there is currently no change to her health status.

According to a source in the Brown family:

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Rosie O'Donnell Reveals The Real Reason She's Leaving The View

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People were shocked to hear that Rosie O'Donnell was leaving The View and her wife Michelle Rounds.

Well, half of that decision was explained at the Athena Film Festival on Saturday in New York.

[ Related: Rosie O'Donnell Is Leaving The View… Again! ]

The comedienne revealed why she's departing from the show:

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