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7:55 PM ET, February 9, 2010

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Kyle Buchanan / Movieline:
EXCLUSIVE: Second Season of Jersey Shore to Shoot in South Beach  —  The producers of MTV's breakout hit Jersey Shore have been dealing with a season two conundrum over the last month — and it wasn't just the cost of reuniting the show's cast members, who currently command five-figure appearance fees …
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TMZ.com:
K-Fed Goes Commando for Weight Loss Show  —  It takes a lot of guts to pose in just a pair of skimpy camouflage underwear — but that's exactly what Kevin Federline did for his first appearance on VH1's “Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp.”  —  A 232-pound Federleezy took the “before” …
TMZ.com:
Michael Jackson - 'That's How He Peed'  —  It seems Michael Jackson's longtime doctor, Arnold Klein, was telling the truth about Michael's propensity to pee in bottles ... based on the L.A. County Coroner's autopsy report and a strange item found by the foot of the bed.
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The Superficial:
Michael Jackson preferred an audience while pissing in jars  —  So apparently Michael Jackson liked to pee in jars while people watched.  Why not?  TMZ reports: … I don't know about you, but this is the first news item about Michael Jackson that actually makes him sound normal to me.
Discussion: omg! and TMZ.com
Deadline.com:
It's A Bird!  It's A Plane!  It's Chris Nolan!  He'll Mentor Superman 3.0 And Prep 3rd Batman  —  EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros is trying to ready its DC Comics stalwart Superman to soar again on the Big Screen, and the studio has turned to Chris Nolan to mentor development of the movie.
TMZ.com:
Lil Wayne — The Tooth Has Set Him Free  —  Lil Wayne mouthed off to the judge in his weapons possession case — and it actually won him his freedom ... at least temporarily.  —  Lil was scheduled to be formally sentenced today ... to begin serving 1 year in jail, but it didn't happen …
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Mike Fleming / Deadline.com:
It's A Deal: Tom Cruise In ‘MI4’ For Paramount  —  EXCLUSIVE: Paramount Pictures today will clinch has clinched its deal with Tom Cruise to reprise his role as Ethan Hunt in Mission Impossible 4.  Cruise will produce the film with J.J. Abrams.  They are looking for a director …
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Mike Moody / Digital Spy:
Tom Cruise for ‘Mission: Impossible 4’
Discussion: omg!
Access Hollywood:
Access Exclusive: Jennifer Aniston On Gerard Butler, Turning 41 & A Charity Close To Her Heart  —  Jennifer Aniston,Movies,Gerard Butler,Sheryl Crow,Jason Bateman,Billy Bush,Courteney Cox,Paparazzi  —  Jennifer Aniston opened up to Access Hollywood's Billy Bush about her star-studded 41st …
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Tim Nudd / People.com:
Jen Aniston Explains Her Affection for Gerard Butler  —  Why is Jennifer Aniston so fond of her Bounty Hunter costar and frequent party buddy Gerard Butler?  It's not rocket science.  The guy's fun to be around and doesn't take himself too seriously.  —  “We just had so much fun [making the movie] together, you know.
Style News:
Anne Hathaway On Her “Weird Features” and Surprising Style Icons  —  Courtesy InStyle  —  Anne Hathaway looks as unequivocally gorgeous and radiant as ever on the March cover of InStyle—though she's probably the only person out there who doesn't see it: “I think I've got really weird features.
Tim Walker / Telegraph:
Calvin Klein says Kate Moss was ‘difficult’  —  With her earnings a fifth of what they were two years ago — she had to get by on a paltry £1million last year — Kate Moss has just taken another blow to her amour-propre, courtesy of Calvin Klein.  —  Kate Moss was ‘difficult’, says Calvin Klein
TMZ.com:
Beyonce's Dad — Destiny's Child?  —  Beyonce Knowles has a new half-brother — if you believe Alexsandra Wright.  —  Wright — who filed a paternity suit against Mathew Knowles back in October — gave birth last Thursday to a baby boy.  The name ... Nixon.  Priceless.
Sharon Cotliar / People.com:
Tiger & Elin's Wedding Pastor Predicts: It Will Work Out  —  The Rev. Ricky Kirton, the pastor who performed the marriage of Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren, has a message for the troubled couple: “Forgive each other.  Be there for each other, and it will work out.”
PopEater:
Louis Gossett Jr. Reveals He Has Prostate Cancer  —  Louis Gossett Jr., best known for his Oscar-winning performance in the 1982 movie ‘An Officer and a Gentleman,’ is reportedly fighting the early stages of prostate cancer.  —  According to the Los Angeles-based KTLA, the 73-year-old actor went public with his illness today.
Discussion: KTLA, Reuters, omg! and Celebslam
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Breanne L. Heldman / E! Online:
Louis Gossett Jr.: I Have Cancer
Discussion: Perez Hilton
Kaiser / Cele|bitchy:
Lindsay Lohan: Jesus Christ?  —  I don't even know what to say with this.  Here is Lindsay Lohan's cover for the Spring/Summer issue of the French magazine Purple.  Is Lindsay trying to be controversial?  Like, I call this piece of art “The Crackhead on the Cross”.  Maybe she has no idea what she's doing.
Discussion: E! Online
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PopSugar:
First Photo - Meet Tom and Gisele's Son Benjamin!  —  The Brazilian magazine Quem got its hands on the first photos of Gisele Bunchden and her son Benjamin, taken during a trip out in Boston at the end of January.  So far this is the only image out of little Benjamin, who's looking so cute at just 2 months old!
Ann Oldenburg / USA Today:
Anne Hathaway quits Catholicism for gay brother  —  Anne Hathaway, who was among the stars hitting the red carpet in Hollywood last night for the premiere of Valentine's Day, says in the new British GQ that her family left the Catholic Church over its intolerant views on homosexuality.
Discussion: Evil Beet Gossip
Tim Heidecker:
The Garry Shandling Movie Poster Project  —  A few years ago (2006?) while we were deep in the midst of making Tom Goes to the Mayor, myself, Doug Lussenhop and the artists of TGTTM (Kevin Gallegly, Jordan Kim, Chris Shapan) created these movies posters with Gary Shandling puns.  I don't remember why.
Discussion: Boing Boing and I Watch Stuff
Marc Malkin / E! Online:
Taylor Lautner and Taylor Swift's First Kiss Details Revealed!  —  Hello, you either have JavaScript turned off or an old version of Adobe's Flash Player.  Get the latest Flash player.  —  What's the first thing Taylor Lautner and Taylor Swift had to do when they started shooting Valentine's Day?
Us Weekly:
Adam Sandler Helps the Wait Staff — for Free! — at Miami Hotspot  —  Did Adam Sandler ever bus tables and mop floors before he made it big?  —  Perhaps!  Because the comic — a Saints fan in town for the Super Bowl — happily volunteered his services to the staff at STK Miami over the Super Bowl weekend.
Discussion: Gabby Babble and ImNotObsessed.com
Variety:
‘24’ headed to the bigscreen  —  Fox TV, film studios team on feature adaptation  —  Twentieth Century Fox's film and TV studios are conspiring to finally bring hit television series “24” to the bigscreen.  —  The film side has hired scribe Billy Ray ("State of Play," “Flightplan") to pen the script for the feature version.
Marcus Barnes / Daily Mail:
Rihanna goes back to her roots with Caribbean-themed new video for Rude Boy  —  She's one of the Caribbean's most famous female exports and Rihanna has decided to pay homage to her West Indian roots in her new video.  —  The promo for the 21-year-old's new single Rude Boy is just as racy …
Simon Perry / People.com:
Newlywed Katie Price (aka Jordan) Wants Kids Right Away  —  British model and reality-TV star Katie Price - aka Jordan - made quick work of tying the knot with marital-arts fighter Alex Reid.  Now, she hopes a baby will follow in short order, too.  —  “Me and Alex so want kids - well …
PopEater:
Angelina Jolie Is Heading to Haiti  —  The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees says its goodwill ambassador Angelina Jolie is heading to Haiti to meet with earthquake victims.  UNHCR spokesman Andrej Mahecic said Jolie would travel to Haiti later Tuesday.
Discussion: Reuters, omg!, Digital Spy and X17 Online
Stephen M. Silverman / People.com:
Nancy Kerrigan's Father's Death to Be Treated as a Homicide  —  An assault, compounded with an already-compromised medical condition, led to the death of Olympic skater Nancy Kerrigan's father, Daniel Kerrigan, according to the Middlesex, Mass., District Attorney - who also announced Tuesday …
Discussion: Just Jared and EW.com
Michael K / Dlisted:
But We Already Know EVERYTHING  —  Here's the voice of all mothers Kate Gosselin looking as precious as a pimp at church on the cover of her THIRD book.  Don't you just want to softly stroke her Bret Michaels weave before yanking it out in pieces to tie around her mouth and hands?
 
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NFL Star - No Domestic Violence Charges
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Is Madonna Courting a New Boy Toy?
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Alicia Keys Pulls A Beyonce As She Prepares To Shoot Her New Music Video
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