Lindsay Lohan’s publicist Leslie Sloane Zelnick has issued the following statement: “Lindsay admitted herself to an intensive medical rehabilitation facility on Memorial Day. Because this is a medical matter, it is our hope that the press will appreciate the seriousness of the situation and respect the privacy of Lindsay as well as the other patients receiving treatment at the facility.”
Lohan Couldn’t Stand, Couldn’t Move Leaving Teddy’s
The New York Post reports that when Lindsay Lohan left Teddy’s early Monday morning, she stumbled through the back door and dropped her red sunglasses and cigarettes. When the 20-year-old bent to pick them up, she collapsed, according to a witness. A bouncer scooped her off the floor by her waist, and her friend Samantha Ronson ran to get the GMC. The bouncer then placed Lohan in the passenger seat. “She couldn’t stand up anymore,” said one witness. “She couldn’t even move when she got in the car. Samantha was poking her. She didn’t respond. She was totally passed out.” Read more.
Friends Hope Lindsay’s Troubles Are A ‘Learning Lesson’
Friends of Lindsay Lohan tell The New York Daily News they’re hoping the 20-year-old’s tumultuous weekend, which saw her crash her car and get a DUI earlier Saturday followed by a wild night out at Teddy’s early Monday, will serve as a wake-up call. “It’s a tough time for her right now,” said a close friend, who asked not to be identified. “Everyone is hoping that this is a learning lesson to all.” Read more.
Lindsay Lohan’s Dad Talks With Toronto’s 99.9 Mix FM
Mad Dog and Billie of 999 mixfm in Toronto talked with Michael Lohan, Lindsay Lohan’s father, about her recent DUI arrest. Asked if jail or rehab would be better for his daughter at this point, Michael responded, “No, she needs a faith based rehab, not Wonderland, not Promises, not a high-end rehab that wants a name attached to their programs so that they can get publicity, I mean, between you and me, Wonderland and programs like that, are a joke.” Audio for the interview, aired Monday (May 28), has since been removed from 999mixfm.com.