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Brad Pitt To Build 90 Homes in New Orleans

Brad Pitt To Build 90 Homes in New Orleans

A fedora-sporting Brad Pitt leaves his New Orleans home in Louisiana on Tuesday.

He announced at a charity reception yesterday that his Make It Right Foundation has now raised enough money to build 90 homes in Hurricane Katrina-ravaged New Orleans. They also unveiled a donation from the American Idol Foundation, according to Us Weekly.

After the reception, Brad was seen dining with board members at one of Emeril’s restaurants, Delmonico’s.

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133 Responses to “Brad Pitt To Build 90 Homes in New Orleans”

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  1. 26
    angel Says:

    7/8,is too early for bs,take a break

  2. 27
    xx Says:

    anna @ 10/07/2008 at 6:17 pm Nice to see him building homes instead of WRECKING them.

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    You should contribute too ! Sell your PC and gave the money for positive purposes, you are a waste of space right now.

    You need to do your good deeds and get rid of your nastiness : SELL YOUR PC ASAP !!! It gives you zero contribution to life anyway ! Instead, you are a positive contribution WRECKER !!!

  3. 28
    Ike Says:

    STILL ON ABOUT KATRINA? That mess is over. What about the Hurricane Ike devastation? Half of the kids at my school, and all of the kids at the district next to mine lost ALL of their homes. Where is the help for them??? It seems to be all about New Orleans. Texas never gets help.

  4. 29
    JM Says:

    Damn these trolls beat the fans to every jp thread, too funny,lol

  5. 30
    sharon Says:

    Brad rocks. Love you Brad. I am proud of being your fan.

  6. 31
    SANDY Says:

    Why does he always wear a hat?? What is he hiding??

  7. 32
    Jill Says:

    Ike @ 10/07/2008 at 6:34 pm
    It seems to be all about New Orleans. Texas never gets help.
    *********************************************************************

    Isn’t Bush from Texas? Tell him to help. Or tell Pitt’s ex-wife to help. She’s sitting on $110 million and does nothing but lay on her ass all day long. It would be good for her to get up and do something positive with all that money, don’t you think?

  8. 33
    angel Says:

    later bampzskv

  9. 34
    bdj Says:

    BP is not the only celebrity in the world. He has ties and a love for New Orleans. There are country singers, actors, politicians, individuals out there who can can pitch in to help in Texas as BP has done in New Orleans. It is not all on the shoulders of one man.

  10. 35
    awww Says:

    Brad Pitt is beautiful from inside and out. God bless jolie-pitts.

  11. 36
    Jill Says:

    Are there any photos of the finished houses yet? I read there are about five or six already completed.

  12. 37
    Izzy Says:

    Way to go Brad & Angie..love them!

  13. 38
    Nicole Says:

    Anna = Melanie =
    I can smells your stingking breath all the way from here.. LOL

    Pappa Pitt.. you are simply the BEST !

  14. 39
    Neleh Says:

    He announced at a charity reception yesterday that his Make It Right Foundation has now raised enough money to build 90 homes in Hurricane Katrina-ravaged New Orleans
    Thats our Brad*Im soo Happy 4 Brad/NO.
    Ebmo*
    OhMyGosh nononono..
    I almost screamed out loud @9seconds..Ebmo thats horrible*
    I wonder if he cracked/broke his back/strained his neck musles..&then he rolled off in that position*oooh gave me the chills..dont likey.
    I have a walking treadmill*Ouch* oohwee*I hope the guy is okey.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epdX2L2pgKQ
    Im leaving 2 go 2 my class in a bit. Hey Jared me.

  15. 40
    hmmm Says:

    Papa Pitt is looking hot. This man looks sexy and hot in everything. He is such a good man and he has done so much for people in NOLA.

  16. 41
    ebmo Says:

    # 36 Jill @ 10/07/2008 at 6:40 pm Are there any photos of the finished houses yet? I read there are about five or six already completed.

    ++++++++++++++++++
    this is the latest update I could find on the construction:

    http://makeitrightnola.org/

  17. 42
    fyi2 Says:

    I’ll try again.

    http://www.makeitrightnola.org

  18. 43
    Changeling Says:

    Jolie: Clint Eastwood Is A ‘Ridiculously Great’ Director

    MTV: Is “Human Factor” the next directing project for you?

    Eastwood: Yes.

    MTV: Angelina, what are you shooting next?

    Jolie: “The Human Factor”? [Laughs.] I’m just going to be an extra in all the scenes.

    Eastwood: Can you play Mandela? [Laughs.]

    MTV: [Eastwood] directed you. Maybe you want to direct him?

    Jolie: No, I want to be directed by him again. I’m looking for a job!

    Full Article: http://www.mtv.com/movies/news/articles/1596434/story.jhtml

  19. 44
    [☆I n F a m o u s☆] Says:

    @least he dresses himself better than he does those kids who aren’t biologically his.

  20. 45
    Jill Says:

    anna @ 10/07/2008 at 6:17 pm
    Nice to see him building homes instead of WRECKING them.
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    Oh anna, for God’s sake will you get the hell over it? You sound like a frustrated old bat. He tried to build a home with that self-centered excuse for a woman he married and it didn’t work out. He got sick and tired of being trapped in a loveless marriage and bailed. Wouldn’t you? Especially if your partner couldn’t be bothered giving you even one child to link the two of you together? He’s always been into building homes. He’s built himself a home with his soul mate and their six beautiful, vibrant children. Maybe the X will get it right next time and act like a wife instead of a dead weight. Stranger things have happened.

  21. 46
    CLINIQUA Says:

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    # 28 Ike @ 10/07/2008 at 6:34 pm STILL ON ABOUT KATRINA? That mess is over. What about the Hurricane Ike devastation? Half of the kids at my school, and all of the kids at the district next to mine lost ALL of their homes. Where is the help for them??? It seems to be all about New Orleans. Texas never gets help.
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    Ike, I think you’re forgetting Brad Pitt wasn’t elected to anything. He can’t do it all. What, do you want him to shut down his MIR project and move on to Texas?

    HELLO?? He’s like, you know, an ACTOR.

    That means, all of his friggin’ MILLIONS are HIS, and HIS ALONE — and whoever he chooses to give it to. Which could be the weed man, the dermatologist, and house renovations, if he was living the same life he did with Jen Maniston.

    That means, he could spend it on draping Angelina’s naked body in diamonds and gold, or buy an island for he and his family in the South Pacific – and he wouldn’t have to answer for a gahdamm’d thing. I think you’re CONFUSED.

    You need to take your post #28, and e-mail it to your Congressman, Senator, and President, then ask them why THEY aren’t doing sh*t! Why THEY are letting an actor do their job for them.

    YOU have probably spent your entire adult life, giving your government 40% of your paycheck, for just this VERY thing – to aid fellow citizens who are victims of natural disasters that decimate whole states and regions…..yet here you are, a citizen LUCKY enough to BY CHANCE have a fellow American, an actor, be gracious and giving enough to NOT think of only himself, and his family (when like YOU, he could CHOOSE to be just as useless and at home on the PC just attacking people that will never know it) but instead chooses to help..and YET, YOU are giving him an additional grocery list of sh*t he can fix and spend his time, energy and money on??? Are you seriously missing a frontal lobe??

    Or do you really think, we need to be beholden to actors and celebrities to save us??!!! WTF??

    If so, why don’t you plan to elect Brad Pitt for President in 2012 – otherwise, you moaning about what he’s not doing, is really REALLY INSANE, kind of like you moaning about what Al Pacino is NOT doing, or what Meryl Streep is NOT doing or Laura Linney is NOT doing.

    Since when has SAG (Screen Actors Guild), replaced Congress and the Senate, and your President??

    What in F*CK is your problem?

  22. 47
    fyi2 Says:

    Melanie, your disease, hagitis of the brain, has now completely infected your whole body. Get thee quickly to a physician, there may be a cure. Really!!!

  23. 48
    Changeling Says:

    The Envelope continues their Jolie bashing:

    ‘Changeling’ and Angelina Jolie: Awards are not won on paper

    I have all the respect in the world for my colleague Tom O’Neil, but I strongly disagree with his glowing assessment of Angelina Jolie’s performance in/awards prospects for “Changeling,” the new Clint Eastwood film that he and I both saw at the same New York Film Festival press/industry screening last Thursday.

    Tom is 100% correct that, on paper, Jolie’s character Christine Collins fits the bill of—to paraphrase Humphrey Bogart in “The Maltese Falcon”—the, uh, stuff Oscar-dreams are made of.

    Start the checklist: real person … single mom … tireless fighter for her child … victim of the system who courageously takes on the system … mental illness (well, alleged) … multiple scenes with screams and tears … central focus of nearly every scene … in a period piece … for one of the most universally-respected, academy-approved directors … and the list goes on.

    Alas, awards are won not on paper, but on the screen, and in my analysis what’s on the screen is lacking. But don’t take my word for it.

    Although Tom concluded that the response of the audience at the screening we attended was “huzzahs galore,” I didn’t feel that was the case, and it certainly doesn’t reconcile with the reactions of these critics/pundits in the mainstream media and blogosphere:

    Full Article: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/files/2008/10/why-i-disagree.html

  24. 49
    Neleh Says:

    Okey in Honor of the Most Beautiful Couple In The Universe&thats Inside&Out *Who always think of others*gotta groove 2 my Fav Video of them_Feline groove with me on this..I know You like this song..

    http://www.metacafe.com/watch/1390752/brad_angelina_so_sexy

    Anistin thanks 4 your post#638 lol..
    And bdj your post #598 haha good 1..
    wish the song was On the Road again. But y o u are right on..

  25. 50
    Ya Says:

    He’s the man.hot hot father of 6.

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