March 7, 2014 |
May nuptials for Kimye! Didn't get an invitation to the Wedding of the Century? Well, it's not likely you will: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West already have selected 150 guests for their Paris wedding. And they've finally set a date! The biggest day since Adam and Eve will take place May 24. People mag says Kim has yet to decide if she'll go with a white gown. Dave Barry: Not a Belieber! "That was agony," humorist Dave Barry tells USA Today of the first (and only?
January 29, 2014 |
Quentin T. sues Gawker Quentin Tarantino reportedly threw a tantrum when his new script, The Hateful Eight , was leaked online, and vowed never to make the film! Now QT has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against gossip site Gawker, which posted a link to the screenplay, says TMZ. "Gawker Media has made a business of predatory journalism, violating people's rights to make a buck . . . . This time they went too far," reads the suit. How much does QT want in damages? Unknown.
February 11, 2011 |
Make a C with your left hand, make a backward C with your right; put them together and point thumbs south. If Never Say Never is an accurate thermometer, then Bieber Fever - the pubescent-female passion for popster Justin Bieber - is North America's happiest epidemic. From Bieber's modest beginnings in Stratford, Ontario, almost 17 years ago to his Madison Square Garden concert last August that sold out in 22 minutes, Never Say Never is one part backstage biography, one part concert film charting the roots and meteoric rise of Justin II, successor to that supernova surnamed Timberlake.
February 1, 2014 |
Leno: Leaving on a high note "We've been No. 1, and we're leaving No. 1, and I feel good about that," Jay Leno , 63, tells USA Today about his 22-year reign at The Tonight Show , which ends Feb. 6. "People say, 'You could have gotten another couple of years,' but . . . then it becomes diminishing returns. " Leno, who owns more than 100 classic, rare, and cool cars, adds, "This feels right this time. " His next move? Taking his stand-up act on the road. The Tonight Show , ruled with a velvet fist for three decades by Johnny Carson , will be back Feb. 17 with Jimmy Fallon , 39, as the new host in its old home: Fallon is returning the show to New York.
November 3, 2011
A 20-YEAR-OLD WOMAN struck hard with Justin Bieber fever has filed a paternity suit against the teen heartthrob, claiming he lost his virginity to her backstage at a concert and fathered her now-4-month-old boy, Tristyn Anthony Markhouse Yeater . The suit seeks financial support. But keep cool, Bieber fanatics, this is not just another example of a cheating dog of a man-boy. The suit says this all happened before Bieber's main squeeze, Selena Gomez , was in the picture.
December 14, 2011
SEARCHING FOR some cool stocking stuffers with a techy edge for under $30? How about a battery-enhanced toothbrush that sings like Justin Bieber, a protective case for a smartphone, or a vibrating magic "bullet" that turns a carton of eggnog into a loudspeaker? You may not have to go far for such cute stuff. Even stores not known for gadgets stack 'em high this time of year. Of course, goodies galore also await online for those who act fast. BEYOND BEYOND: A good example of living past its image is Bed, Bath and Beyond, notwithstanding the goofy "Dancing and Singing Rabbi" ($14.99)
November 21, 2013 |
IN A WORLD in which celebrities are relentless self-promoters, Facebook allows college students to post thousands of pictures of . . . themselves, there are entire websites featuring shots of women's breasts reflected in their bathroom mirrors and virtually every electronic device except a blender can shoot a photo, Britain's Oxford University Press has crowned "selfie" as the word of the year for 2013. Congratulations, selfie. Today it really is all about you. Adios, muchacho Speaking of someone who's done much for the selfie, it's again time for what seems like a daily Justin Bieber item.
April 19, 2013 |
WE REALIZE Time magazine is simply trying to sell magazines and Tattle appreciates that. Sometimes we try to sell newspapers. But if we gave you a list with the names Jennifer Lawrence , Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day-Lewis on it, you might guess that it was a list of important figures in movies. If the list had Justin Timberlake , Jay-Z , Beyoncé , Frank Ocean , Christina Aguilera and Justin Bieber 's manager Scooter Braun , you might guess that it was a list of people having an impact on the current music scene.
February 15, 2011 |
When you think of Justin Bieber fans, you picture cute, cotton-candy-fed, prepubescent girls and boys filled with joy. It turns out they're vicious, pop-crazed piranhas, rabid French-poodle-size maniacs. So, not true! Beliebers went berserk when the Canadian teen was denied the best-new-artist Grammy by some chick named Esperanza Spalding . Justin, 16, said he was upset. "I worked really hard these past few years, and you know, I'm not going to lie - I was disappointed," he told MTV News.
July 9, 2012 |
Searching for a "song of the summer" can be a silly exercise, and the 2012 seasonal mix that is annotated below doesn't set that as a goal. Instead, it means to weave together a playlist of 2012 tunes that runs about as long as one of those full-length burnable CDs that are becoming increasingly anachronistic in a mobile-streaming-Spotifying world where iPods will be obsolete before you know it. The list has its fair share of in-the-news names...