Dina's Dirt for August 30, 2021

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“Fixer Upper” star Chip Gaines surpassed his $300,000 goal for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and as promised, he chopped off all his hair. His wife, Joanna got to cut off the first few locks. Chip wrote on Instagram, “And just like that.. it’s gone! All worth it if it means more kids at @stjude get taken care of. So we’re going to keep this thing going till midnight.. Tap this video to donate. Hey, @cwhl_org—my hair is on its way to you! #ChipInForStJude.” Chip’s hair will be used to make wigs through the organization Children with Hair Loss. As for his newly bald head, Joanna told him, “You look good, babe.”

Amelia Hamlin caught her parents, “Real Housewives of BH” star Lisa Rinna and Harry Hamlin, skinny-dipping, took a picture, and posted it, writing,  “I just caught my parents skinny dipping in the hot tub and [I don’t know] if I’m traumatized or like if [it’s] cute.” For the record, the far off photo shows Lisa and Harry leaning over the edge of a hot tub looking straight at Amelia’s camera. Though you can’t see their nude bodies, she’s wearing a large brimmed hat and he’s wearing his jewelry.

Promotional Snoop Dogg bobbleheads are being stolen all across the Philly area. Acme stores across the Philadelphia region featured 3-foot-tall promotional Snoop Dogg bobbleheads have been stolen. Each is valued at around $300. By the way, several are up for grabs on Ebay, according to CBS Philadelphia.

Tony Dow, who played Beaver's older brother, Wally Cleaver on "Leave It to Beaver," is in the hospital with pneumonia, according to TMZ. Tony was taken to the E.R. Thursday. His wife told TMZ Tony did not have COVID. In fact, she says he was tested 5 times in the hospital, and all results were negative.

Former “Teen Mom” star Farrah Abraham is going after Harvard University claiming, wait for it… "educational abuse.” According to TMZ, she’s run into a slew of problems, including being booted from a Zoom course by her teacher with no explanation and being told she should drop the course. Farrah calls the school’s online program a "joke" and a "scam,” and she also suggests she may have been racially discriminated against as well, calling herself the "most person of color" in the class. For the record, Farrah’s father is Syrian, Lebanese and Italian.

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Kristen Bell says she “lost faith in the human race” after her husband Dax Shepard’s podcast with “a room full of comedians” sparked a huge debate about bathing habits, which she insists was just a joke. As you’ll recall, several celebrities have shared their bathing routines after Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis told Dax Shepard on his “Armchair Expert” podcast that they’re not big on bathing their kids until “you can see dirt on them.” Kristen backed them up earlier this month on “The View,” saying she’s a “big fan of waiting for the stink.” But now, she says people are taking the whole thing too seriously.

There are reports that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West might get back together. They’re reportedly working on their issues. If they work it out, she might withdraw her divorce petition. Some believe this is just a publicity stunt to drive record sales for Kanye’s new album.

We lost some celebrities recently…

Pink’s father, Jim Moore, passed away on Thursday after a battle with cancer, according to Page Six. The Vietnam War Veteran reportedly died a little over a month after finishing his second round of chemotherapy for prostate cancer. Pink confirmed has passing on Instagram on Friday morning, sharing photos and captioning, “Til forever.” The two were very close.

Ed Asner died peacefully at his home Sunday at 91, according to Yahoo! Entertainment. Ed was the most award-winning male actor in the history of the Emmys, with seven trophies, five times for his portrayal of the character Lou Grant on both "Mary Tyler Moore” and "Lou Grant.” Kids would know Ed as the voice of Carl Fredricksen in the movie "Up" from 2009.

Matthew Mindler, 19, the child star from the movie “Our Idiot Brother” starring Paul Rudd, has been found dead. According to a press release from the Millersville University Police Department, a missing persons report was filed on Wednesday after he didn’t come back to his door room and hadn’t called his family. The last he was seen alive was on a security camera leaving his dorm Tuesday night. Matthew was in his freshman year at the PA college. No cause of death has been released.

UB40 founding member Brian Travers passed away last Sunday at his home in the UK after a