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Taylor Swift: the necklace and the new song

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2018 19:35:19 July 18, 2018 19:35:19
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Let’s recap:  Last Friday, Taylor was papped leaving her New York City apartment, like old times, with Gigi Hadid and other members of her squad. It’s been a while since we’ve seen this – there was a sleepover the night before, then they hit up her hometown, and then the girls were at her show that night. Full Story

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Taylor & Joe’s Fourth on the beach

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 6, 2018 14:15:02 July 6, 2018 14:15:02
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Yesterday in What Else I shared some Gossip Nostalgia about #Taymerica. It’s been two years since the last #Taymerica starring Tom Hiddleston and, for now, Taylor Swift has boarded up the annual tradition, to be resurrected in due time, when the time is right. Full Story

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Beckham trolling? 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 28, 2018 17:01:11 June 28, 2018 17:01:11
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Yesterday in Smutty Social Media Maria linked to Victoria Beckham’s Instagram video – she was trying out dresses and getting ready for the “anniversary”. Most of us assumed the “anniversary” was the wedding anniversary as she and David will celebrate their 19th anniversary on July 4th, next Wednesday. Full Story

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Brad Pitt & Dr Oxman: the timeline 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 6, 2018 17:32:03 April 6, 2018 17:32:03
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You’re not sick of this Brad Pitt/Neri Oxman story are you? Because we are not done today. If you’re joining us late, I posted this morning about Page Six’s exclusive that Brad and Dr Oxman might be dealing with each other. Full Story

Shawn & Hailey go public? 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 4, 2018 17:05:32 April 4, 2018 17:05:32
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How’s your Shawn Mendes problem? How many times do you listen to Lost In Japan every day? The day it was released, I had it on repeat for a full 3 hours. I haven't texted Kathleen about Shawn Mendes today because we have work to do and neither one of us has to the time to hold hands and squeal and stress about what all this means, WHAT DOES IT MEAN?  I posted back in December about Shawn and Hailey Baldwin Full Story