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Drake gets cut off 

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at February 11, 2019 13:31:54 February 11, 2019 13:31:54
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This is the Grammys. Set those words to the tune of Childish Gambino’s “This Is America.” The track won Song of the Year and Record of the Year last night, making it the first rap song in HISTORY to win those categories. In its 60-year history, the Grammys only now found a rap song they deemed worthy of two of their biggest honours. Full Story

The Biebers in Vogue

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 7, 2019 14:50:42 February 7, 2019 14:50:42
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As I predicted back in January, Justin and Hailey Bieber cover the March issue of Vogue, timed to come out before their wedding that was supposed to happen at the end of this month until it got postponed, and his birthday on March 1. Full Story

Celine Dion: the movie…sort of

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 1, 2019 19:08:55 February 1, 2019 19:08:55
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It was announced earlier this week that there’s a Celine Dion movie happening and some people are calling it a biopic. It’s not really a biopic…but it is based on Celine. What? Per Variety:  French studio Gaumont said Thursday that its upcoming Celine Dion film will not be a biopic but a fictional “homage” that draws heavily from the details of the singer’s life and uses many of her hit songs. Full Story

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Hugh and Ryan: At Last the Feud Comes to an End

Prem Posted by Prem at February 1, 2019 16:59:29 February 1, 2019 16:59:29
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Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman have had an ongoing rivalry since time immemorial. Despite the fact that they are good friends, and Hugh Jackman is notoriously a nice guy, the two have been constantly shooting back at each other with tweets, videos, and pictures. Sometimes, they even bring in other people like Jake Gyllenhaal Full Story

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Celine: “I am single”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 30, 2019 15:28:22 January 30, 2019 15:28:22
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Celine Dion was interviewed by Dan Wootton for the Sun this week, likely in support of her concert in Hyde Park this summer, and she addressed all those rumours about her and Pepe Munoz. Can we all take a deep breath and roll our eyes together because… well…  Let’s just get to her response first, via PEOPLE Full Story

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Celine is back at PFW

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 23, 2019 15:29:47 January 23, 2019 15:29:47
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Celine Dion at Paris Fashion Week has become one of my lifetime joys. And yours too, right? It started in 2016, the summer she started working with Law Roach. She returned the next summer and posed as often as possible, stunted as often as possible, and it gave us what we needed to carry on. Full Story

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Dear Gossips,

Best presenters last night at the Critics’ Choice Awards?  Catherine O’Hara and Eugene Levy. Catherine should also be considered one of the night’s best dressed. That suit was magnificent.  Catherine and Eugene were there celebrating Schitt’s Creek with the entire team.  Read Full Intro

Crazy Rich Asians is The Favourite

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at January 14, 2019 14:53:33 January 14, 2019 14:53:33
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Lainey and I watched The Critic’s Choice Awards together over text. Sometimes she was ahead and sometimes I was, depending on bathroom breaks, dog walk breaks, etc. When Crazy Rich Asians won Best Comedy, Lainey texted me about a minute before I heard the reveal with an “Omgggggggg!!! Kathleenn!!!!!” Only one thing could get that many exclamation points out of Elaine Lui. Full Story

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Entertainment Self-Care: Super Soft TV

Sarah Posted by Sarah at January 9, 2019 22:06:00 January 9, 2019 22:06:00
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Everything is a lot right now. Sounds like an understatement, but it’s true. We just got out of 2018, a year that lasted forever, and, honestly, 2019 isn’t looking any better. Things are still Pretty Bleak. We’re stressed, we’re tired, everything is happening all of the time, and there’s no end in sight. Full Story