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He didn’t hook up either

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2013 17:25:07 July 19, 2013 17:25:07

Well sh-t. Eva Longoria and George Clooney are giving us a lot to talk about to end an otherwise sh-tty week. In good gossip there is solace, right? So to recap, because these days everything happens so fast, thank you Henry Cavill: -Eva Longoria has a new boyfriend and tells PEOPLE to tell the world about it. Full Story

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She says they didn’t hook up

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2013 15:33:56 July 19, 2013 15:33:56
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US Weekly reported yesterday that George Clooney tried to get in there with Eva Longoria, even though he was with Stacy Keibler at the time. They were both in Berlin in March and while there was some flirtation, the magazine claims that Eva wasn’t down with doing it behind Stacy Keibler’s back and told him she wouldn’t reciprocate until he was officially single. Full Story

Superman & Nerd Girl lasted 10 days

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 12, 2013 15:37:22 July 12, 2013 15:37:22
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FameFlynet

On July 1, US Weekly broke the news that Henry Cavill and Kaley Cuoco were dating. The next day, Cuoco conveniently got papped at the nail bar. The day after that, Cuoco and Cavill were shot together on a hike in the hills by a photographer who just, you know, woke up and decided it would be a good place to hang out for several hours that day in the hopes that Superman would just show up. Full Story

Magna Carta Holy Blue

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 3, 2013 18:09:51 July 3, 2013 18:09:51

Magna Carta Holy Grail is the title of Jay-Z’s new album, dropping tomorrow for Samsung users and July 7 for everyone else. The cover art for Magna Carta Holy Grail was released today in England at Salisbury Cathedral, next to one of the four original copies of the Magna Carta. So… just in case you thought Kanye West had a monopoly on ego… The difference is in the comedy. Full Story

Gwyneth & Chris go out in London

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 2, 2013 16:39:54 July 2, 2013 16:39:54
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Gwyneth Paltrow was photographed outside The Dorchester yesterday in London. Last night, Chris Martin was photographed leaving a performance of A Curious Night At The Theatre. On the weekend he was at Glastonbury with their kids, Apple and Moses. Unfortunately it wasn’t a full family outing. Full Story

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Tom & Johnny at 50

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 25, 2013 15:15:16 June 25, 2013 15:15:16
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Wenn, Bauer

Oher titles I considering for this post: Hollywood Power Players under 5 ft 8 Rich dudes in lifts Anyway, is it possible that these are the first side-by-side photos of Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp? And during the one month window when they happen to both be exactly 50? Jerry Bruckheimer brought them together. Full Story

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Miley with Liam and on weed

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 19, 2013 14:47:20 June 19, 2013 14:47:20
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Keystone

Not at the same time. Or, I dunno, maybe at the same time. It has been a long, LONG time since Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth were photographed together. Put it this way -- Liam’s been photographed with January Jones more recently than he has with his on/off maybe on again fiancée. Full Story

Jennifer Love Hewitt’s Creative Control

Duana Posted by Duana at June 18, 2013 17:13:50 June 18, 2013 17:13:50
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Let’s be honest. When a story about Jennifer Love Hewitt lands in your inbox,  you can pretty much assume it’s going to be a fun treat to roll your eyes, talk about the ridiculousness of a grown woman who still calls herself “Love”, and remember the time she exposed her breasts on Ellen recently. Full Story

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Gwyneth Paltrow: bracing for September?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 14, 2013 15:36:48 June 14, 2013 15:36:48
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Earlier this week, Page Six reported that Vanity Fair was preparing a cover feature on Gwyneth Paltrow but that she refused to participate, and was calling around telling her friends not to participate either. Click here Full Story