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Taylor vs Kim: A Social Distancing Petty-Off

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 24, 2020 13:46:19 March 24, 2020 13:46:19
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The full video of the phone call between Taylor Swift and Kanye West leaked a few days ago, resulting in a gossip revival– during this time of uncertainty, three of the most dramatic pop culture players of our time have come to provide us with a distraction. Full Story

Taylor Swift asks for help

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 15, 2019 15:25:46 November 15, 2019 15:25:46
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This past summer, at the end of June, Big Machine Label Group, Taylor Swift’s former label, the label she was signed to at the beginning of her career, and the label that released her first six albums, right up to reputation, was acquired by Ithaca Holdings Full Story

This Taylor Swift mess

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 2, 2019 15:56:09 July 2, 2019 15:56:09
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On Sunday June 30, 2019, it was announced that Ithaca Holdings, led by Scooter Braun, who manages Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, and others, acquired Scott Borchetta’s Big Machine Label Group (BMLG), meaning Scooter now owns Taylor Swift’s back catalogue – every album up to and including reputation. Full Story

YouTube Drama: James Charles and Tati Westbrook

Prem Posted by Prem at May 13, 2019 15:19:10 May 13, 2019 15:19:10
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YouTube drama is the best drama, mostly because I’m jealous that young twenty somethings get to film themselves talking at a camera and earn enough money to buy mansions. The best part? This particular gossip starts with a betrayal brand deal for (wait for it) HAIR CARE VITAMINS!!!! (I’m still waiting for Jameela Jamil to break through a wall to yell at me about the dangers of celebrity-promoted beauty and health products. Full Story

JLo, ARod, and Jose Canseco

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 11, 2019 14:48:12 March 11, 2019 14:48:12

I read a few headlines this weekend about Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez’s “surprise” engagement. I’m sorry, excuse me, how was this a surprise? Gossip has been waiting for them to get engaged since the day we found out they were dating. Anyway, let’s talk about this ring. Full Story

Cardi and Nicki’s fight night

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at October 30, 2018 14:35:44 October 30, 2018 14:35:44

At this point, the Cardi B and Nicki Minaj beef is going to go on for as long as 50 Cent and Ja Rule’s. Twenty years from now, which one is going to be the 50, hanging on to the petty for dear life and buying out stadium seats for the sole purpose of being an immature dick Full Story

Drake spins

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at October 15, 2018 19:58:26 October 15, 2018 19:58:26

Oh, he’s GOOD. Drake is telling his side of the infamous Drake/ Pusha T/ Kanye beef of summer ‘18 and if there was any question about who would win this feud in the long run, the answer is here.  I stand by my initial track by track assessment of “Duppy Freestyle Full Story

The Bash Brothers and their WAGs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 2, 2018 19:47:28 October 2, 2018 19:47:28

As Maria wrote last week, Paulina Gretzky accompanied Dustin Johnson to the Ryder Cup in France this weekend. Paulina’s presence was supposed to silence rumours about their troubled relationship, which started when Paulina deleted him from her Instagram Full Story

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Cardi vs. Nicki

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at September 10, 2018 14:27:48 September 10, 2018 14:27:48
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Violence is never the answer. Violence is not funny. Before I address the Cardi B and Nicki Minaj situation, I want to first make it clear that I don’t think that most physical altercations are laughing matters and that when it comes to rap beefs, we know how serious it can be when things get physical. Full Story

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Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 14, 2018 15:21:32 February 14, 2018 15:21:32

How fortuitous…and at the same time …not? Sarah Jessica Parker covers this week’s issue of PEOPLE Magazine. It’s an interview that seems like it would have been scheduled ahead of time. Divorce is on HBO right now. And, as PEOPLE notes, she’s launching a limited-edition children’s collection with the GAP that’s available on March 1. Full Story