Friday, June 30, 2017

Dear Gossips,

This weekend, Canada is marking the 150th anniversary of Confederation. My parents came to Canada to have me and raise me, so that I could have more opportunities, more opportunities than would ever have been available to them.  Read Full Intro

What Else?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 30, 2017 20:20:41 June 30, 2017 20:20:41

Before we begin, the answer to a question you may have been asking yourselves – because it’s a certain time of year, that time of year when a certain celebrity takes over a certain holiday. That celebrity has been pretty low-key the last few months. But… when it’s time for the Fourth of July, isn’t it always time for Taylor Swift? Check it out: the waterslide is up in Rhode Island. Full Story

The Canadian Queen of Feelings

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 30, 2017 19:50:38 June 30, 2017 19:50:38
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It’s Canada Day tomorrow. So I’ve been saving this all week – a week’s worth of Celine Dion’s feelings… as expressed through her fashion, on her concert stage and on her other stage: right outside her hotel in Paris, where she’s been catwalking on a regular basis. Full Story

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Jay Z’s confessions and revelations

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 30, 2017 16:25:51 June 30, 2017 16:25:51
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Jay Z’s new album 4:44 dropped last night. Were you scrambling to reinstall TIDAL on your phone like I was? Needless to say, 4:44 lit up Twitter. Here’s one of my favourite tweets: When you've not listened to Jay Z 's album but everyone is talking about it pic.twitter.com/tgX1IGV7fW Full Story

Harry & Meghan this weekend

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 30, 2017 15:03:23 June 30, 2017 15:03:23
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Princess Diana was born on July 1. In Canada we would call her a Canada Day baby. (Shout out to the legend Marilyn Denis, also a Canada Day baby!) This year marks the 20th anniversary of Diana’s passing. Princes William and Harry Full Story

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The Gray Bits of Paradise

Maria Posted by Maria at June 30, 2017 14:23:51 June 30, 2017 14:23:51

After shutting down production in mid-June, the Bachelor in Paradise sexual misconduct investigation is complete, with the studio, DeMario Jackson, and Corinne Olympios speaking publicly about the incident. (For my earlier pieces on it, please click here Full Story

June 30, 2017 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 30, 2017 13:55:47 June 30, 2017 13:55:47
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For Anthony, after 9 years, because you are missed. From Bella who will always remember – how you were kind, how you laughed, how you always wanted to help. Thank you for checking in on this blog once in a while when you were here. And thank you for always checking in on Bella even though you’ve gone somewhere else. Full Story

What Else?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 29, 2017 20:21:53 June 29, 2017 20:21:53

John Mayer claims he doesn’t care that Katy Perry gave him a gold medal in f-cking. But in private? If there really was a tangible thing that represented his achievement, he’d have it mounted at his house. Full Story