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Chelsea Handler vs Ebola

April 22, 2009 12:53:00 Posted at April 22, 2009 12:53:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

I posted earlier about how Jimmy Kimmel set up camp inside Billy Bob Thornton’s ass last night, not bothering to call that skeeze out on his bullsh-t. Would Chelsea Handler do the same? I’d like to believe my Chelsea would NEVER do the same. At the very least, Chelsea does not play pretend face with Ebola Hilton. Full Story

Hello Iman

April 9, 2009 14:51:00 Posted at April 9, 2009 14:51:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Don’t tell me what happened in Project Runway Canada this week. It’s on PVR. Like I said, I have serious PVR memory stress. It’s inching towards 75%. Am panicking. Anyway, Project Runway in the US has finally been given the green light to move ahead after a legal battle kept the new season off the air. Full Story

Amy Night

April 9, 2009 08:25:26 Posted at April 9, 2009 08:25:26
Lainey Posted by Lainey

“Always remember your kid’s name. Always remember where you put your kid. Don’t let your kid drive until their feet can reach the pedals. Use the right size diapers…for yourself. And, when in doubt, make funny faces.” Parenting tips from Amy Poehler. There is not enough of Amy. Full Story

Amy and the gays

April 8, 2009 08:16:32 Posted at April 8, 2009 08:16:32
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Amy Poehler’s Parks and Recreation premieres on Thursday – it’s a whole new must see TV on NBC! The Office, Parks and Rec, and 30 Rock… Amy and Tina back to back anchoring network television? Yay for girls, right? So girls should be watching right? We’ll see. Early buzz surrounding Parks and Rec is that it’s solid. Full Story

Nicole & Anne Shirley

April 7, 2009 11:26:46 Posted at April 7, 2009 11:26:46
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Please… Please you must know Anne Shirley without having to google, right? It surprised me that Nicole Richie knows Anne Shirley. She tweeted about it today Love her so much. For knowing Anne, love her even more. This is Nicole, expecting her second, after lunch at Joan’s on Third yesterday. Full Story

Coco Avant Chanel

April 7, 2009 07:34:52 Posted at April 7, 2009 07:34:52
Lainey Posted by Lainey

The premiere last night in Paris… Audrey! It would be the dilemma of all dilemmas to have to choose between Audrey Tautou and Marion Cotillard. Can you imagine? This is not relevant to the story, but I like a good conundrum. I also like a good Hair Daydream. My hair is long and lank and boring. Full Story

Jo and Mrs O

April 1, 2009 12:52:01 Posted at April 1, 2009 12:52:01
Lainey Posted by Lainey

G20 Summit – many demonstrations, major controversy, this is not the place. Let’s stick with something less contentious. There should be no debate about this one. A power women dinner or something this week at 10 Downing Street. Michelle Obama is the guest of honour. Seated beside her… Our Jo. Full Story

Amanda in demand

April 1, 2009 07:28:19 Posted at April 1, 2009 07:28:19
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper seen here leaving the Chateau Marmont last night. Amanda, she’s the girl of the moment. Sometimes that can cost you. Amanda was booked for the lead role in the upcoming Sucker Punch helmed by Zack Snyder fresh off Watchmen. She was apparently the unanimous first choice but right now she’s everyone’s first choice, and she is committed to Big Love which shoots at the same time that Sucker Punch is scheduled to begin principle photography. Full Story

Yay for more Chelsea!

March 24, 2009 09:31:00 Posted at March 24, 2009 09:31:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Chelsea Handler has just signed a brand new multi-year contract that will keep her on the air through 2012 with more projects in the works as well. Chelsea Lately first launched on E! in 2007 and has been steadily building viewership, now boasting more young viewers in the coveted 18-34 demographic than Kimmel, Craig Ferguson, and Carson Daly. Full Story

A reason to get pregnant?

March 24, 2009 07:16:15 Posted at March 24, 2009 07:16:15
Lainey Posted by Lainey

A reader called Sabrina wrote to me yesterday suggesting this might be a reason to thaw out my womb – Nicole Richie, on the heels of the success of her jewellery which sold out in pre-order, has announced she’s launching a maternity line… The good news is that it’s not just maternity. Full Story

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A Powerful Noise

March 6, 2009 07:09:00 Posted at March 6, 2009 07:09:00
Lainey Posted by Lainey

It’s a documentary chronicling the experiences of 3 women in Mali, Vietnam, and Bosnia-Herzegovina as they work to “overcome barriers to lead day-to-day battles against ignorance, poverty, oppression, and ethnic strife.” Natalie Portman has, for several years now, been actively involved in advocating for rights of disadvantaged women particularly in the third world as the Ambassador of Hope for FINCA with specific focus on pro-active efforts to help communities help themselves escape the cycle of poverty. Full Story

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