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Boy, I want, to be witchu

September 3, 2013 21:15:59 Posted at September 3, 2013 21:15:59
Lainey Posted by Lainey

I started the day listening to Celine Dion’s new song Loved Me Back To Life. It’s a real leg lunger. It sounds like it’s been written specifically for leg lunging. She can totally drop a leg lunge in there every 15 seconds if she wants to. And she does. Always. But why did they have to f-ck around with her voice so much? It’s not like Celine doesn’t have a voice. Full Story

Rihanna shat on my Gossip Genie but not on Harry Styles

August 26, 2013 14:55:14 Posted at August 26, 2013 14:55:14
Lainey Posted by Lainey
Larry Busacca/ Jamie McCarthy/ Neilson Barnard/ Kevin Mazur/ Rick Diamond/ Getty

I’ve been praying hard at my Gossip Genie for a Rihanna-Drake re-hookup. Have you noticed that Drake isn’t “linked” to many women the way famous men are constantly being “linked” to women? There’s a Toronto bias here at work, sure, but if you know about Drake and his relationship with his mother, and if you read his recent profile in GQ Full Story

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Rachel in Saint Laurent in Germany

August 12, 2013 19:15:12 Posted at August 12, 2013 19:15:12
Lainey Posted by Lainey
Wenn, FameFlynet

Well this is how you tell the world you don’t care that your ex-boyfriend has a new girlfriend. Not that that sort of petty thing would preoccupy our beloved Rachel McAdams. Rachel was in Munich the other day promoting About Time. The dress is Saint Laurent. It’s amazing on her. Right now, About Time is rating at 89% on Rotten Tomatoes although there aren’t very many reviews. Full Story

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JB gets naked for grandma

August 12, 2013 16:43:17 Posted at August 12, 2013 16:43:17
Lainey Posted by Lainey

TMZ posted these photos of a naked Justin Bieber holding a guitar in front of his Bieber at his grandmother’s last year at Thanksgiving. He’d slept in and was late to join family and friends. So, to lighten the moment, he decided to make his entrance wearing no clothing, serenading granny. Full Story

Career Prospectus: Ryan Reynolds

August 9, 2013 14:03:27 Posted at August 9, 2013 14:03:27
Sarah Posted by Sarah

For previous installments of the Career Prospectus series, please click here. Well this was inevitable. We’ve received several requests for a Ryan Reynolds prospectus, and since he’s had yet another summer blockbuster flop, it seemed like a good time to address what exactly is going on with his career. Full Story

Ryan Gosling as Batman and in Iceland

August 5, 2013 13:34:06 Posted at August 5, 2013 13:34:06
Lainey Posted by Lainey
C.Smith /WENN

Turns out there is a casting process that will be as exhausting (and ridiculous) as the speculation surrounding who will play Christian Grey: Who will play Bruce Wayne, Batman? As revealed at Comic-Con, the Man Of Steel sequel will feature both Superman and Batman. Some Teen Wolf star already tried to get ahead of the story last week – click here Full Story

The real star of Avril Lavigne’s new video

July 26, 2013 16:15:39 Posted at July 26, 2013 16:15:39
Lainey Posted by Lainey
FameFlynet, Clint Brewer/ Splash

Avril Lavigne was out in LA shooting a new video yesterday. Emily, who is our site coordinator, sent me a note last night comparing the look to Tank Girl. As in how dare this goddamn bitch disrespect Tank Girl!? Oh it’s more of the same Avril. Avril in heavy eyeliner. Avril making devil signs with her hands, sticking out her tongue, wearing brand new combat boots that will never be scuffed. Full Story

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Ryan Gosling, son of Skywalker?

July 25, 2013 14:39:30 Posted at July 25, 2013 14:39:30
Lainey Posted by Lainey

If Anakin Skywalker is Prince Charles, and Luke Skywalker is Prince William, does that make Ryan Gosling little Prince George? As you know, they’re working on more Star Wars movies. Episode 7 will take place 30 years after Return Of The Jedi. Latino Review Full Story

The Iron Lady is coming to TIFF

July 23, 2013 16:44:36 Posted at July 23, 2013 16:44:36
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Oh yeah, and Mark Ruffalo too. I don’t see why I have to keep writing this article. Isn’t that enough? Isn’t it??? Fine. We will continue. The Toronto International Film Festival has just announced its 2013 lineup and, as usual, it’ll be a mega movie star year to kick off award season. Full Story

Thanks, Johnny Depp

July 9, 2013 18:13:22 Posted at July 9, 2013 18:13:22
Lainey Posted by Lainey
Slaven Vlasic/ Getty

Ryan Reynolds has two movies coming out next week – the animated Turbo and RIPD with Jeff Bridges. He was on The Today Show this morning promoting one of them. Before the summer box office season began, many predicted that RIPD might end up on the bomb list by the time everything had been totalled. Full Story

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