Check out Mini-WeSmirch for simple mobiles or WeSmirch Mobile for modern smartphones.
12:45 PM ET, January 5, 2013

WeSmirch

 Top News: 
Justin Bieber / TMZ.com:
Justin Bieber — Let's Be Blunt ... Whatcha Smoking ... Weed?  [PHOTOS]  —  Justin Bieber kicked off the new year on a real high note — clutching a smoldering blunt at a big party inside a Newport Beach hotel room this week ... and TMZ has the photos.  —  The pics were snapped on January 2nd …
RELATED:
Amber Goodhand / RADAR:
Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Breakup: 'They Tried To Make It Work, It Just Isn't,' Says Pal  —  On-again-off-again item Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez rang in the New Year solo and a close pal exclusively tells RadarOnline.com the couple breaking up was the result of pushing the relationship to work when it just wasn't.
Discussion: OK! Magazine
TMZ.com:
Selena Gomez Mum On Breakup With Justin Bieber
Discussion: Crushable and PerezHilton
People.com:
Taylor Swift, Harry Styles Pose with Fans in the Caribbean  —  It looks like Taylor Swift and Harry Styles are having a relaxing holiday ... with fans!  —  Before Christmas, the couple enjoyed the snowy slopes of Park City, Utah, but now they're making new friends in the Caribbean.
Discussion: Lainey Gossip
RELATED:
Gordon Smart / Bizarre - The Sun:   harry styles gives taylor swift vintage bracelet
Juliet Macur / New York Times:
In Reversal, Armstrong Is Said to Weigh Admitting Drug Use  —  Lance Armstrong, who this fall was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles for doping and barred for life from competing in all Olympic sports, has told associates and antidoping officials that he is considering publicly admitting …
Discussion: Us Weekly and Fox Sports
Rebecca English / Daily Mail:
Who was Princess Diana's mystery male friend?  Previously unseen photo of royal as a teenager (scrawled with 'not to be published') goes under the hammer  —  She was the most photographed woman of her generation.  —  Which makes the emergence of an as yet unseen picture of a teenage Lady Diana Spencer particularly intriguing.
Discussion: PerezHilton and People.com
RELATED:
Andrea Billups / People.com:
Princess Diana Photo, Never Seen Before, Hits Auction Block
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip and Gawker
Cindy Adams / New York Post:
Ordinary organ  —  Don Johnson admits he is not the well-endowed male that put the “Johnson in Johnson.”  While former flame Pamela De Barres wrote about Don's physical prowess in her 1987 book, “I'm With the Band,” the “Miami Vice” and “Django Unchained” star told Rolling Stone: “Look …
Discussion: VH1 Celebrity, Dlisted and Bossip
Us Weekly:
Charlie Sheen Kisses Porn Star Georgia Jones in Mexico: Picture  —  Charlie Sheen's got Georgia on his mind.  And his lips.  —  The Anger Management star, 47, has been on a PDA parade all over Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, with his new lady, adult film star Georgia Jones.  —  PHOTOS: Charlie's wildest moments
Us Weekly:
Michelle Williams Wears Bikini, Vacations With Jason Segel and Busy Philipps  —  Boyfriend and BFF beach vacation!  —  Michelle Williams was photographed enjoying a tropical vacation Wednesday, Jan. 2 in Cancun, Mexico, with boyfriend Jason Segel and pregnant BFF Busy Philipps.
Discussion: PopSugar
Jolie Lash / Access Hollywood:
Matt Damon Talks Playing Liberace's Lover In HBO's Behind The Candelabra  —  PASADENA, CALIF. — Matt Damon donned several wigs and makeup for “Behind the Candelabra,” the HBO film which finds him starring as Liberace's lover, Scott Thorson, and he admitted that for the first time in his career he got into the clothes.
Discussion: PopSugar
Us Weekly:
Exclusive: Jay-Z Rents Luxe Nursery for $1 Million a Year at Barclays Center  —  Nice crib!  —  When Beyonce's husband Jay-Z watches basketball games at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, their daughter, Blue, 12 months, chills downstairs in a nursery!  —  PHOTOS: Meet baby Blue Ivy Carter
Doug / RADAR:
Bethenny Frankel's Husband Moving Out, She Goes On Vacation!  —  Bethenny Frankel gave Jason Hoppy some alone time to pack over the New Year's holiday.  She took daughter Bryn with her to Aspen, Colorado, leaving her estranged husband back in New York City making arrangements to move out.
Discussion: OK! Magazine and PerezHilton
RELATED:
Suzanne Zuckerman / People.com:   Bethenny Frankel Helps Food Blogger Pal Lose 66 Lbs.
TMZ.com:
Fashion Designer Tory Burch LLC — Ex-Employee Says She Was Targeted for Being Black and Bisexual  —  A black, bisexual woman has sued her former employer — the company run by high-end fashion designer Tory Burch — claiming her manager and co-workers put a big fat target on her head because of her race and bisexuality.
Discussion: Bossip
Bruce Rushton / Illinois Times …:
Tied up at the moment  —  Cuffed priest granted leave  —  The pastor of St. Aloysius church on Springfield's north end has been granted a leave of absence after he called 911 from the rectory and told a dispatcher that he needed help getting out of handcuffs.
Discussion: Joe. My. God., Gawker and Queerty
Daily Mail:
Bag snatchers on motorbike tried to mug Naomi Campbell as she sat in a Paris limousine  —  Thieves attempted to snatch supermodel Naomi Campbell's handbag as she sat in a limousine in central Paris, French police confirmed tonight.  —  Revelations about the attack last November came following claims …
Discussion: The Blemish
RELATED:
Daily Mail:
Mystery over Naomi Campbell Paris ‘mugging’ …
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of WeSmirch at 12:45 PM ET, January 5, 2013.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 Site News: 

Nothing recent. See Techmeme News for earlier news.

 
 See Also: 
WeSmirch: site main
WeSmirch River: reverse chronological WeSmirch
Mini-WeSmirch: WeSmirch for mobiles
WeSmirch Leaderboard: WeSmirch's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
WeSmirch RSS feed
WeSmirch on Twitter
 
 
 More News: 
Nellie Andreeva / Deadline.com/hollywood:
Anna Faris To Star In Chuck Lorre's CBS Comedy Pilot ‘Mom’
Discussion: I Watch Stuff and PerezHilton
Ann Oldenburg / USA Today:
Megan Fox joins Twitter after death hoax
Celebslam:
Chris Brown is still cheating
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip
Michael K / Dlisted:
Kim Kartrashian And Gwyneth Paltrow Have The Same Trainer Now
Discussion: Cele|bitchy and Crushable
TMZ.com:
Billy Bob Thornton Sells Angelina Jolie Love Nest for $8 Million
Discussion: PerezHilton
Cindy Adams / New York Post:
Calvin ex in 3-way crash
Discussion: Towleroad News #gay
Jessica Brown / Daily Star:
HUGH HEFNER: NOW I'LL GIVE HER A BABY
Discussion: Celebslam and The Blemish
 Earlier Picks: 
Erin O'Sullivan / omg!:
Kelly Clarkson has long been plagued by gay rumors - but the original …
Discussion: X17 Online and PerezHilton
Jane / X17 Online:
KRIS JENNER DEFENDS PREGNANT DAUGHTER KIM AGAINST “SLUT” COMMENTS
Discussion: omg! and PerezHilton
TMZ.com:
Simon Cowell — The Moobs Cover-Up!
Zach Johnson / Us Weekly:
Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt Join The U.K.'s Celebrity Big Brother
Discussion: VH1 Celebrity and Dlisted
Christian Red / NY Daily News:
Sunbathing Rex Ryan spotted, tattoo of wife's likeness wearing only Mark Sanchez NY Jets jersey on display in Bahamas
 

 
From Mediagazer:

Chris Lehmann / In These Times:
Reports from Inside First Look Media Suggest That Maybe Silicon Valley Shouldn't Manage Journalists

Dominic Ponsford / Press Gazette:
NAPA boss says BBC should buy news from agencies rather than ‘call centre’ local newspapers

Andrew Beaujon / Poynter:
New Yorker cover artist says resemblance to August cartoon is unintentional

 
Sister Sites:

Techmeme
 Tech news essentials
Mediagazer
 Must-read media news
memeorandum
 Politics, opinion, and current events