Afternoon Links: Obama Is Hawking Ringtones Now, Whitney Houston Is “Broke As a Joke”

● Barack Obama’s most charming Al Green tribute is now available as a ringtone on his official site. Come November, it will be much more instyle than the "Born To Die" ringtone you’ve got now. [RS]

● Making the most of her recent relocation, Khloé Kardashian Odom has signed up to host a weekly radio show on Dallas’s MIX 102.9. [E!]

● In need of a Radiohead fix? Thom Yorke mentioned on his blog this morning that the band has contributed 14 songs from their back catalog to a documentary film about the President of the Maldives called The Island President. [Pitchfork]

● Whitney Houston is "broke as a joke," according to someone from whom she may have asked to borrow $100. "She might be homeless if not for people saving her." [Radar]

● Seal says he has no intention of taking of his wedding ring anytime soon after having spent "eight wonderful years" with "the most wonderful woman in the world." [Page Six]

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