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The nanny loves Ben Affleck

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 30, 2015 15:14:19 July 30, 2015 15:14:19
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US Weekly published an exclusive yesterday about Ben Affleck’s affair with former nanny Christine Ouzounian, scooping PEOPLE Magazine. PEOPLE followed shortly after with a strong denial from Ben Affleck; his rep claimed that they were considering legal options. Sure. But in that same post, PEOPLE goes on to reiterate their earlier report from a couple of weeks ago from a source who claimed that Ben hadn’t been “committed” to the marriage. Full Story

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Ben’s denials and the tabloid competition

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 29, 2015 15:48:49 July 29, 2015 15:48:49
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US Weekly’s cover story about Ben Affleck dating the nanny is a major get for the magazine, especially over PEOPLE. His publicist has been working hard to get out the denial, telling Gossip Cop that: “People’s lives are at stake, and they chose to try to sell more magazines” with “lies. Full Story

Tom Cruise waited

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 29, 2015 15:24:41 July 29, 2015 15:24:41
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As mentioned the other day, I interviewed Tom Cruise at the Toronto premiere of Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation on Monday night for etalk. Am breaking up the analysis of the interview into different parts because there’s so much to say. Full Story

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Ben Affleck and the nanny

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 29, 2015 13:05:30 July 29, 2015 13:05:30

US Weekly has the exclusive – Ben Affleck is dating a woman who used to be the nanny. Her name is Christine Ouzounian, 28 years old. Supposedly she and Ben started dating during Ben and Jennifer Garner’s secret 10 month trial separation. Whatever. We’ve already analysed the legitimacy of that 10 month trial separation – click here Full Story

Katy comes from the side

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 23, 2015 14:59:23 July 23, 2015 14:59:23
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Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift got into it on Twitter the other day. Click here for my analysis on the situation. And for those of you who insist that Nicki was targeting Taylor, click here for Buzzfeed’s solid case in defence of Nicki, and how she was consistent with her original message before Taylor even jumped in. Full Story

Miranda Lambert’s “long time affair”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 22, 2015 20:17:45 July 22, 2015 20:17:45

The Blake Shelton/Miranda Lambert divorce covers the new issues of PEOPLE and US Weekly. Some sources are saying it was because he wanted kids and she didn’t. Some sources are saying that she didn’t love the Hollywood life that he was getting used to on The Voice. Full Story

Nicki Taylor (but not the model)

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 22, 2015 13:35:42 July 22, 2015 13:35:42
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And she was rolling along so smoothly. Taylor Swift. Friend of Everyone. Protector of Artists against Apple. It was world domination. And then…a MAJOR stumble. So the MTV VMA nominations came down yesterday. As expected, the Bad Blood video led the way with 9 nominations. Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda, however, was only nominated for 2 awards, and not in the Video of the Year category. Full Story

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Gwyneth Paltrow is not Angie Tempura

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 20, 2015 20:49:32 July 20, 2015 20:49:32
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Angie Tempura was a recurring character on SNL’s Weeknd Update played by Michaela Watkins. Angie ran a blog called Bitch Pleeeze. She always wore pyjamas, always had Starbucks, and was always congested. That’s how a lot of people perceived bloggers. That’s still how a lot of people perceive bloggers. Full Story

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Nicole covers VOGUE and golfs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 20, 2015 14:17:53 July 20, 2015 14:17:53

Nicole Kidman covers the August issue of VOGUE. She’s covered a LOT of VOGUE. Anna Wintour loves her. We’ll get to the photo in a minute, let’s start with the article. Part of the interview takes place on a golf course. Nicole’s just getting into it. We also learn that she has her own rose garden, loves to garden in general, and makes jams and chutneys to give away to her friends. Full Story

Friday Hunnam

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 17, 2015 15:24:53 July 17, 2015 15:24:53
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It’s Friday. And normally on Fridays Guy Ritchie posts a photo of Charlie Hunnam on Instagram to make our weekend but he’s wrapped on Knights Of The Round Table so that probably won’t be happening so much anymore. Happily though, Charlie delivered for us instead. He went to a hookah bar in London last night with some friends. Full Story

Rachel & Jake at the ESPYs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 16, 2015 15:03:46 July 16, 2015 15:03:46
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Rachel McAdams and Jake Gyllenhaal presented at the ESPYs, though not together. She was paired on stage with Kiefer Sutherland. The internet, it seems, wants her to be paired with Jakey in real life. They do look cute as f-ck together, don’t they? Here’s how it went down before the show. Full Story

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