'Price is Right' Has Biggest Winner Ever, Black Monday's Sacked Coaches

'Price Is Right' Gives Its Biggest Winner Ever a $157,000 Car
PHOTO: A Price Is Right winner became the biggest winner in show history after winning an Audi R8, Dec. 30, 2013.

Sometimes on "The Price Is Right," you win a living room set. Other times, a woman named Sheree wins an Audi R8 V8 Spyder Quattro S Tronic worth $157,300.

This was the case for Sheree Heil from Tacoma, Wash., Monday.

The iconic game show tweeted a photo of the car (a convertible, no less) with a caption hailing Sheree as the "BIGGEST winner in CBS Daytime #PriceIsRight History!"

Watch Sheree's full game here.

Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas Seen Together After Split
PHOTO: Event honoree Catherine Zeta-Jones attends the 2013 NYC Dance Alliance Foundation Gala at the NYU Skirball Center, Sep. 29, 2013 in New York.
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Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones were photographed out together during the holidays for the first time since the couple announced their separation.

The family ate lunch together, caught the Broadway musical "Motown" and a showing of "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug," according to E! online.

Though they announced their separation in August, the couple, whose 13th wedding anniversary was in November, apparently aren't yet ready to call it quits.

"I hope to resolve my marriage in a positive fashion," Douglas told December's GQ.

Black Monday Firings a Bummer for Sacked Coaches
PHOTO: Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier watches in the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Dec. 22, 2013, in Cincinnati.
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This week in the NFL, there were sackings on and off the field.

The Minnesota Vikings' coach Leslie Frazier, Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Greg Schiano, Detroit Lions' Jim Schwartz and Washington Redskins' Mike Shanahan were fired on Black Monday. And Cleveland Browns coach Rod Chudzinski was booted on Sunday, according to Yahoo Sports.

Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak was let go Dec. 6, which leaves a total of six coaching jobs open ... so far. More could still come.

Yikes. Black Monday makes even the horrors of a shopping mall Black Friday look good.

Stephen Colbert's 'Where's Waldo' Cameo in 'The Hobbit' Revealed
PHOTO: Stephen Colbert attends Robert F. Kennedy Center For Justice And Human Rights 2013 Ripple Of Hope Awards Dinner at New York Hilton Midtown, Dec. 11, 2013, in New York City.
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It's no secret that Stephen Colbert is a fan of "The Hobbit."

"I have never met a bigger Tolkien geek in my life," "Hobbit" director PeterJackson told Entertainment Weekly, saying that Colbert has an "encyclopedic knowledge of Tolkien."

Well, it seems his passion has paid off with a cameo in the movie. The appearance had been rumored for a while, but a YouTube video shows an apparent grab from the film of Colbert. He and his family were invited to visit the New Zealand set during the film's production, according to EW.

Colbert was coy when he recently described his possible cameo as a "Where's Waldo" appearance in "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug." His IMDB page says he plays a "Laketown Spy" in the film.

Happy New Year's Eve!

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