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My Obsession at home

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 12, 2014 15:27:33 May 12, 2014 15:27:33
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UK premiere of Godzilla in London last night. My Obsession. My Obsession is …getting hotter and hotter and hotter, right? Both of them. She’s amazing in leather McQueen. He, at 23 now, almost 24 (in June), is just coming into his Man. Christ, it hurts me. In the place between my legs, that’s where it’s hurting me how f-cking CRAZY sexy he is. Full Story

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George & Amal’s engagement party

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 12, 2014 13:22:05 May 12, 2014 13:22:05
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George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin spent last week in Mexico for a close friend’s wedding. Yesterday they were back in Malibu at Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber’s restaurant Café Habana for what the paps are calling an engagement party. Gerber and Clooney are partners in Casamigos Tequila. Full Story

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Jake & Alyssa: a new summer

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 8, 2014 14:57:25 May 8, 2014 14:57:25
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Jake Gyllenhaal and Alyssa Miller looked so happy together last summer in New York. Something happened when the weather turned cold. They split up for a while. And then around Valentine’s Day there were good signs that they were making it work again. Click here Full Story

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Chris Martin & Alexa Chung: a New York dinner?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 8, 2014 13:31:47 May 8, 2014 13:31:47
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Ahem. Before we begin, please be warned that I might get a little boasty. Sorry. So. Chris Martin and Coldplay are the musical guests on Saturday Night Live last weekend. He has trouble with the high notes. Alexa Chung attends the Costume Institute Gala on Monday night. She has trouble with the high fashion. Full Story

The Chosen One laughed in her mother’s face

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 7, 2014 18:44:58 May 7, 2014 18:44:58

Angelina Jolie covers the new ELLE. God. Seriously. This face. Natalie, the head makeup artist for The Social, and I are sitting backstage right now looking at these photos. Flawless is overused. But never when it comes to the Jolie. It’s a face that transcends beauty trends. A thousand years from now it’ll still be The Face. Full Story

Charlize & Sean: MET exact

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 6, 2014 16:28:02 May 6, 2014 16:28:02
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These two are a mind f-ck. A MIND F-CK. Would you have predicted, yesterday, before the event, that it would be Charlize Theron and Sean Penn arrivng at the MET Gala wearing the purest interpretation of the dress code?!?!? She’s in Dior, predictably, and it’s lovely, naturally, but Sean… Sean Penn wore white tie. Full Story

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Ben Affleck’s gambling

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2014 13:41:51 May 5, 2014 13:41:51
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Oh the Ups and Downs of gambling… Ahem. AHEM. I mean, if that wasn’t obvious enough. And if it was obvious, you should not be surprised about what happened to Ben Affleck in Vegas last week. He was at the Hard Rock playing blackjack, allegedly counting cards. The casino busted him and has reportedly banned him from gaming. Full Story

George Clooney’s perfect proposal

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 1, 2014 15:31:13 May 1, 2014 15:31:13

More details about how George Clooney proposed to his “match” Amal Alamuddin…but first, because many of us seem to be annoyed by this “match” characterisation of Alamuddin, considering Clooney is hardly at her level… Have you read the Slate announcement of the engagement? Click here Full Story

G is for Glum

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 30, 2014 21:06:49 April 30, 2014 21:06:49
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Is it raining where you are? It's raining where I am. And cold. Do you hate Gwyneth Paltrow? I don't. Never ever ever. But many of you do. So if your day has been sh-t and you love to sh-t on G, this might lift your spirits. G went out for dinner with friends in Bel Air last night. Full Story

Zac's PR push

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 30, 2014 20:02:28 April 30, 2014 20:02:28

Zac Efron covers the latest issue of The Hollywood Reporter, a dick-sucky profile that's meant to promote the upcoming Neighbours and also rehabilitate his image after the rehab(s) and the under-the-bridge fighting. Oh, yeah, about that under-the-bridge incident.. Even the writer acknowledges that Efron is "coy" about what happened. Full Story

Amal & George: see her ring

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 30, 2014 14:25:59 April 30, 2014 14:25:59

Before we start breaking down this ridiculously staged PEOPLE exclusive, um, I need to gloat. I had an exclusive on the ring on Monday – that post is here. Have you seen the ring? The ring is an emerald cut. Massive but elegant. Thin band. And a warm yellow-ish hue. Full Story