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Justin Bieber’s engagement party

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 2, 2016 12:31:26 May 2, 2016 12:31:26
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Justin Bieber is not engaged. His father, Jeremy, is engaged. And Justin was in Toronto on Saturday to attend his dad’s engagement party, held at a mansion in one of Toronto’s most expensive neighbourhoods where, bizarrely, an art show was also taking place. There was a tiger. The Batmobile was there. Full Story

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Drake’s biggest week

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 2, 2016 12:12:07 May 2, 2016 12:12:07
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Drake’s new album, Views, dropped on Friday and reportedly sold 630,000 units in its first day exclusively on iTunes. They’re projecting as low as 800,000 for a full week and, possibly, as high as over a million. Full Story

Nina Dobrev & Scott Eastwood

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 19, 2016 16:41:14 April 19, 2016 16:41:14
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I like Nina Dobrev so much. SO much. You are welcome to accuse me of bias. Nina, as Drake would say, is from The 6. We first met her on Degrassi. Duana used to write on Degrassi. Nina is kind, smart, generous, sweet. Full Story

Rachel undercover

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 13, 2016 16:29:25 April 13, 2016 16:29:25
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We got a glimpse of Rachel McAdams in Sarah’s Doctor Strange post just before this one. It was big news when she was cast in the movie, with all kinds of speculation about her character, etc. Full Story

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Dear Gossips,

If Duana’s not trying to harass the people in her life with non-stop wall-to-wall Hamilton she’s harassing all of us about Drake. Few people feel Drake like Duana. And, yesterday, in honour of the release of her first book, Drake dropped two new singles, Pop Style and One Dance.  Read Full Intro

Monday, April 4, 2016

Dear Gossips,

The Weeknd was the big winner last night at the JUNO Awards in Calgary going 4/5, accepting one of those awards from Buffy Sainte-Marie, the coolest ever. No one is cooler than Buffy Sainte-Marie. No f-cking one. The Weeknd’s performance was also simulcast at the iHeartRadio Awards taking place at the same time in LA.  Read Full Intro