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This weekend in Swoki

July 11, 2016 19:54:34 Posted at July 11, 2016 19:54:34
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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AKM-GSI, Splash News

Swoki is in Australia. Staying at a very nice hotel. I guess this particular hotel doesn’t have a gym? Because Tom Hiddleston decided to go for a run outside the other day. Outside. Where fans and local media were camped out. Full Story

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The Swoki backlash: they don’t know Tom

July 6, 2016 16:15:17 Posted at July 6, 2016 16:15:17
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Before we begin, let us give thanks to Swoki for the gossip they’ve delivered. Every summer, there’s a celebrity who comes through for us in gossip: Prince Harry in Vegas, Brange having babies, last year it was Ben Affleck being Ben Affleck, and in 2016, we have Swoki. Whether you are a believer or not, Swoki is the conversation. Full Story

Swoki: handkissing at dinner

June 24, 2016 15:54:38 Posted at June 24, 2016 15:54:38
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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FameFlynet, AKM-GSI

Before we get to the glorious gossip gift (alliteration is so earnestly Swoki, non?) that is Swoki Love, let’s take a moment to acknowledge the loser with four names. These comments showed up on Instagram yesterday:  Full Story

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Justin Bieber needs his fans

June 16, 2016 17:14:57 Posted at June 16, 2016 17:14:57
Lainey Posted by Lainey

As you may have heard, Justin Bieber doesn’t do meet and greets on tour anymore. And he has declared that he will no longer be taking photos with fans. On the one hand, I can understand how it all might feel oppressive to him. Full Story

Amber’s texts

June 3, 2016 15:37:51 Posted at June 3, 2016 15:37:51
Lainey Posted by Lainey
Photos:
Kevin Mazur/ Getty Images

Yesterday I posted about the texts allegedly exchanged between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s assistant, Stephen Deuters, that seem to corroborate her claims that Johnny abused her repeatedly. Full Story