Celine Dion irks her neighbors by building a backyard swimming pool that matches her persona: Big, brash and somewhat ridiculous. Paging James Cameron ...
Does your modestly sized backyard swimming hole offend water-sensitive neighbors? Well, as always, a certain histrionic French Canadian chanteuse will not be outperformed.
Celine Dion and svengali/husband René Angélil are kicking the summer swimming season off in typically bombastic style with a new 500,000-gallon water park built in the backyard of their $20 million Jupiter Island, Fla., estate. The pool “system” includes two gigantic pools, water slides, and a "lazy river" that propels swimmers around the aquatic Arcadia.
No shocker here, but Dion’s neighbors are none too happy about her new addition. According to reports, filling the massive pool(s) caused an actual drought on tony Jupiter Island — also home to Tiger Woods as you may recall — leading to local water restrictions. After facing steep fines due to her water-hogging, the internationally celebrated caterwauler drilled six wells on her property. Yep, six wells for one Celine-sized backyard swimming pool. And let's not forget the energy needed to heat the pool and keep the pumps running ...
I have to admit that Celine's multimillion dollar take on the slip 'n' slide does look fun — if things ever get rough now that her Vegas run is over will she start charging admission? — but on the environmental egregiousness scale, it looks like Celine has scored another Platinum hit.
Not much worse than what Al Gore is living in. Plus you fill the water park once and filter and chlorinate the water. It''s not like she''s filling it everyday. That being said yeah tacky, tacky, tacky. Not setting a good example. but if I ever got an invite I''m there.
I want that house and pool soooo bad.
Repulsive, ugly woman with a tacky estate to match her tacky music.
You realize how this is likely to play out, don''t you? One of her precious miracle children will end up drowning, triggering her grief publicity tour to promote an album about her loss.
Tacky and extremely ugly, just like Celine!
[quote]Plus you fill the water park once and filter and chlorinate the water. It''s not like she''s filling it everyday.\
Never heard of evaporation huh?
Whew. Those neighbors on JI all have pool poles stuck up their asses. Mention water sports and they go into an eco-tizzy.
i''m ready for the apocalypse
[quote]And let''s not forget the energy needed to heat the pool \
Heat the pool on Jupiter Island? It''s more likely that they''ll want to cool the warm water.
But I...am the greatest singer in the world!
Two quick pounds to my chest, Celine.
[quote]You realize how this is likely to play out, don''t you? One of her precious miracle children will end up drowning, triggering her grief publicity tour to promote an album about her loss.\
Yes, she remake "Tears in Heaven".
I''m so glad most French Canadians don''t have anywhere near as much money as her. It would be a lot more of this.
as much money as she
r12= Henry Higgins
just you wait...
omg at school i am doing a poster project on celine dion who the heke doesent love here
Can't stand her, especially when she was bragging about how she has 2,000 pairs of shoes.
She kills me. She is a national treasure. Just not Canada's.
She sings all those American patriotic songs swell. Fill up her pool for Christ sake.
We dutifully look after her castle, should she ever visit.
I thought everyone installed salt-water infinity pools now.
Deport the bitch
Send her back to Canada along with Justin Bieber. Then, shut down the border.
You know, it REALLY takes a lot to make other nouveau-riche Floridians think you're tacky.
[quote]Plus you fill the water park once and filter and chlorinate the water. It's not like she's filling it everyday.
True. And the pumps and filters needed to keep a half million gallons of water crystal clear are powered by rainbows and unicorn poop.
You cunts do realize you're foaming at the mouth over a 3 year-old story, right?
Plus, she gave a cool mil of her own dinero to Katrina relief right after that disaster.
Ah, yes we are proud of Celine when she sings at 9/11 relief concerts and gives generously to Hurricane relief. No one can sing "America the Beautiful" as patriotically inspiring as Ms. Dion. America has made her filthy rich and she sure does support the economy and the peoples.
We were surprised that she was unable to sing at the Vancouver Olympic ceremonies, in her home and native land. She seems to have forgotten the words to Oh Canada, and how to get here.
She is you know cuckoo crazy? None of that sociopath bullshit, just old fashioned nuts. I love her but she is insane. When Whitney Houston died, Celine said on CNN that this is the reason she never leaves her house because she was afraid of all the drugs!!
Celine, can talk about baby poop and the shoes all day long. Americans don't realize that she is more backwoods than Loretta Lynn, but no where near as smart. Ah, Celine. Come home to your castle once this summer and have the slaves carry you and Renee from room to room.
It is rumoured that Celine wants to purchase Downton Abbey for a tear-down. She likes the big lawn.
She's nothing but trash washed over the Canadian border.
Here's my question: WTF is the point of the one at the forefront?