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'Special' Celebrities and Hollywood stars who make you laugh and smile by being overly pampered, out-of-touch, eccentric, or hilariously delusional.

This Means War: JLo vs Marc AND Taupe

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 20, 2011 08:26:10 July 20, 2011 08:26:10

Us Weekly  has an amazing article today with more details about Jennifer Lopez's split from Marc Anthony. Like amazing, amazing, amazing. Whether or not it's true, it's still amazing, amazing, amazing. According to the magazine, JLo's ma, Guadalupe, out of concern for her daughter, emailed Ben Affleck for advice on what to do about her crumbling marriage. Full Story

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The balcony is his shower

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2011 09:02:05 July 18, 2011 09:02:05

Don’t question. Just... enjoy....the sight of the GMD on his balcony in Miami this weekend throwing down some serious microphone moves, totally immersed he must be in his role in Rock of Ages. And it’s not like he doesn’t know he’s being watched. This isn’t the first time the paps have shot him there. Full Story

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JLo hogged the Cambridges!

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 14, 2011 11:46:43 July 14, 2011 11:46:43

People.com has an article today about what Prince William and Catherine were overheard to have said during their trip to LA last weekend. Most of it is pretty innocuous. Cute, but nothing super, super insightful. The point is, they’re chill, friendly, and supposedly unpretentious. Full Story

Just a little garden party

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 13, 2011 08:49:00 July 13, 2011 08:49:00

At Buckingham Palace with the Queen yesterday. I almost died seeing this first photo. Can you imagine what the Queen must have thought of this outfit? Who is this person? I need to meet her. Oh here we go. Emails from the indignant – who is this foul beast and HOW DARE SHE soil the Monarch’s eyes with such a disgrace of an appearance????????????????????? OMG. Full Story

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Don’t hide Snape in the back!

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 12, 2011 08:00:41 July 12, 2011 08:00:41

Check out these group shots of the members of the Harry Potter family who were in attendance last night at Lincoln Square for the FINAL FINAL FINAL carpet of the film franchise. Alan Rickman’s at the back! Don’t stick Snape in the back! Come to think of though, he probably wanted to stand in the back. Full Story

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Hugh is ready for Broadway

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 8, 2011 13:02:07 July 8, 2011 13:02:07

As mentioned yesterday, if you’re in Toronto, or if you can get to Toronto, you need to get to Hugh Jackman’s one-man show at the Princess of Wales Theatre. Because there’s not another performer like him in the business right now. This is not hyperbole. He can literally do it ALL. Hugh’s Toronto performances are earning outstanding reviews and many have said that they are a major improvement over what he debuted in San Francisco a couple of months ago. Full Story

Prisoner Bride for a week

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 8, 2011 07:05:28 July 8, 2011 07:05:28

It was a week ago today that Her Serene Highness The Princess of Monaco Charlene Wittstock and Prince Albert showed us the first in what would eventually be a series of awkward kisses and interactions at their splashy wedding. The couple is on honeymoon in South Africa and attended a dinner party last night. Full Story

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Thursday, July 7, 2011

Dear Gossips,

Um, I love Hugh Jackman, SO much, all over again. Went to see his one-man show at the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto. OH. MY. GOD. One of the most amazing displays of Amazingness. And a LOT of jazz hands. It is corny, and campy, and he is charismatic and charming and lovely and so committed to every minute of his performance and this, this is why, right now, he has no peers.  Read Full Intro

The Biggest As IF in the world

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 7, 2011 12:28:00 July 7, 2011 12:28:00

David Beckham just posted this photo on his Facebook page: Took this pic of Victoria while she wasn't looking. She looks amazing, so close now to the baby being born!Um, as IF she wasn’t looking. As IF they didn’t try this at least 15 times, and he showed her every time, and she readjusted even more times, until they got it right. Full Story

Mimi’s on her feet again...

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 7, 2011 07:24:24 July 7, 2011 07:24:24

Barely. How many personal trainers does it take to train Mariah Carey? There were a few of them surrounding her yesterday in New York as she was apparently headed to a workout. With full hair and makeup? Please. I don’t know why I bother asking. Having said that, I often hit the gym with my trainer Hayley after coming directly from the studio, in full hair and makeup and, um, sometimes it makes you feel better about yourself. Full Story

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Mrs Halfpint is a DAME

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 6, 2011 13:03:00 July 6, 2011 13:03:00

Dame Judi Dench was honoured by the Karlovy Vary Film Festival a few days ago in the Czech Republic. Earlier today, I wrote about women of a certain age, the smell of her hunger for a man, and wondered if it was offside to be making that observation about Christie Brinkley. I would NEVER make that observation about Dame Judi Dench. Full Story