A few hours later, he got grouchy when he was caught on video in a rest stop outside Las Vegas, the city where he plans to live, and asked about his freedom. “I’ve been in Nowhere, USA, for the last nine years doing nothing,” he said. Simpson was acquitted in 1995 of murder in the slayings of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Goldman, her friend. Simpson parole He added that he’s just the same old Juice. I mean there’s nothing changed.” Before he parted ways with the prison staff, Lovelock officials told the fallen NFL great the same thing they say to every departing inmate: “Don’t come back.” “I don’t intend to,” he replied, according to Nevada Department of Corrections spokeswoman Brooke Keast. J.’s daughter Arnelle secured his parole His first meal as a free man was at Mc Donald’s – two No. A menu board lists that item as double Quarter Pounders with cheese. Scotto told The News last week that the one-time gridiron great was eager for release.

"I don't know if that's my definition to make…

I guess one would hope, however many years from now, if the show's still on the air, that I left something there in the pot for people to remember.

Cook's catalog has also taken a turn, with the former alum channeling a gritty and sexy tone with his newest offering.

Early into his summer tour, which is set to hit markets all throughout the country, the Houston-born singer/songwriter took to i Heart Radio HQ in New York City to discuss his new song, "Gimme Heartbreak," which serves as the lead single from his as-yet-untitled new LP.

I put out an album, then another album, “I Am Who I Am,” my original EP. Well that’s true, you can legally download music, but I still get checks off my last album and single that I released.

A new album is in the works now, so it’s been really cool. But that was a good 4 1/2 years of my life that I toured with them. Besides touring, how do you make money with all those free downloads?

("Yeah, I'm the middle child," he jokes.) David's season was historic in many ways: It was the first season in which contestants were allowed to play instruments, which was hugely game-changing, and not only was David the first rock artist to win the show, but his creative cover songs redefined what an Idol could (or even should) be.

David's influence on the show is still being felt — he even mentored last season's finalists, giving them pointers on how to modernize '80s songs — but seven years, two LPs, and more than 1.6 million album sales later, he's as humble and self-effacing as ever."S---, I don't know," he shrugs, when asked if he thinks he altered history.

I felt like the last record, , was a great bookend for maybe the last ten years or so.

I wanted this to feel unique, feel different, feel like a new chapter.

California lawyer David Cook told the Daily News he’s ready to resume the Goldmans’ efforts to collect their cut of a wrongful death civil judgment against Simpson that’s now worth just under million.