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3:40 PM ET, December 3, 2008

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Marisa Laudadio / People.com:
Kevin Federline: My Side of the Story  —  Kevin Federline has been called many things in the nearly five years since Britney Spears walked into his life: boy toy, gold-digger, wannabe rapper, partier.  These days he answers to one name: Daddy.  —  Since splitting with Spears in 2006 …
Lindsay Powers / Us Weekly:
Heidi Montag's Mom: I Give Her Marriage Six Months  —  Heidi Montag's mom opens up in the new issue of Us Weekly about her “devastation” over her perceived loss of her daughter to Spencer Pratt - whom, she says, may have even drugged Montag before their surprise Mexico elopement.
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Perez Hilton:   That's It????  —  Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt are back from …
TMZ.com:
Nothing Says Forever ...  ... like a pair of wedding rings …
Discussion: OH NO!!
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Lizzie Smith / Daily Mail:
Birthday girl Britney struggles to keep her modesty as she celebrates in low-cut dress … Britney Spears dazzled her fans as she pulled on a low-cut grey dress to celebrate her 27th birthday last night.  —  The singer showed off her newly svelte body as she combined her party with one to mark …
Alissa R / Us Weekly:
Britney Spears Celebrates 27th Birthday With Circus-Themed Party
Rodney Ho / Atlanta Journal-Constitution:
‘Housewives’ star forced to move from Duluth home  —  Eviction notice ‘none of your business,’ NeNe Leakes writes  —  NeNe Leakes, the breakout star of the hit Bravo reality show “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” is no longer living at the pricey Duluth five-bedroom residence shown on the series.
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Kate Schweitzer / Us Weekly:
Housewives of Atlanta's NeNe Gets Evicted
Discussion: poponthepop.com and LOVEBSCOTT.COM
Jaime Aron / Associated Press:
Sean Avery Suspended From NHL For Elisha Cuthbert “Sloppy Seconds” Remark  —  DALLAS — Of all the cajoling, snide remarks and other stunts Sean Avery pulled on the way to becoming the biggest pest in hockey, never had he gone so far that the NHL suspended him _ until Tuesday.
Discussion: Lifeline Live
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Alissa R / Us Weekly:
Sean Avery Gets Suspended for Calling Ex Elisha Cuthbert “Sloppy Seconds”  —  Dallas Stars hockey player Sean Avery has been suspended indefinitely for referring to his ex, 24's Elisha Cuthbert, as “sloppy seconds.”  —  Speaking to reporters Tuesday morning after a practice in Calgary …
Borys Kit / Hollywood Reporter:
Kristen Stewart to play Joan Jett  —  ‘Runaways’ biopic from writer-director Floria Sigismondi  —  Fresh from the success of “Twilight,” Kristen Stewart is set to portray Joan Jett in “The Runaways,” the rock ‘n’ roll biopic of the 1970s all-girl band.  —  Video director Floria Sigismondi wrote …
Korin Miller / NY Daily News:
Gotcha!  Eva Longoria Parker, more star smokers try to hide the habit  —  Who knew Eva Longoria Parker was a closet smoker?  —  It seems the “Desperate Housewives” star has been desperate to keep her habit under wraps - only openly indulging in a cigarette - or several - while she was out of the country this week.
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Cele|bitchy:   Eva Longoria is a closet smoker
Ann Clark / People.com:
Victoria Beckham Acts Strict on Her Sons' Manners  —  Victoria Beckham with her boys, including Cruz dressed as Batman  —  David and Victoria Beckham's sons appear to have it all - and their Hollywood parents make sure they don't forget it, by schooling them in the right manners.
Discussion: Just Jared and Gabby Babble
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“Prop 8 - The Musical” starring Jack Black, John C. Reilly, and many more...  “Prop 8 - The Musical” star...  (3:16)  —  A star-studded cast turns out for “Prop 8 - The Musical.”  —  Submitted by: Fod Team  —  Chosen One  —  Keywords: Marc Shaiman Adam Shankman Margaret Cho Andy Richter Maya Rudolph gay prop 8 musical
Rachel Paula Abrahamson / Us Weekly:
Rep: “Mary-Kate Olsen Is Not Pregnant”  —  Despite a recent National Enquirer report stating otherwise, Mary-Kate Olsen is not expecting her first child.  —  “Mary-Kate is absolutely not pregnant,” her rep told Usmagazine.com on Tuesday.  —  According to the paper, rumors sparked …
Alissa R / Us Weekly:
Kelly Ripa: Mark and I Aren't Splitting  —  Contrary to a new tabloid report, Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos aren't calling it quits, her rep tells Usmagazine.com .  —  In its latest issue, the National Enquirer claims that she stormed out on her husband of 12 years over his “other women.”
Discussion: Geno's World
ETonline:
MARK RUFFALO'S BROTHER SHOT  —  ET breaks the news that actor Mark Ruffalo's brother Scott is clinging to life following a shooting in Beverly Hills earlier this week.  —  Sources tell ET that Scott, who is a hairstylist, was found after having been shot in the head.
Ray Reyes / tbo.com:
St. Pete Times Photographer Sues Chris Brown, Rihanna  —  A St. Petersburg Times photographer is suing R&B singers Chris Brown and Rihanna for $1 million, saying their bodyguards attacked him as he was taking pictures of the entertainers outside a club earlier this year.
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tbt* photographer suing Rihanna, Chris Brown
Discussion: Extra and TMZ.com
 
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Associated Press:
Madonna postpones concert in Buenos Aires
Discussion: POPSUGAR and Perez Hilton
Michael K / Dlisted:
Stephen Colbert Wants To Take Down Kanye West
Discussion: Blahgirls
Associated Press:
Beckham back in NZ to a cooler welcome
Discussion: POPSUGAR and Socialite Life
Kristin Boehm / People.com:
Brad Pitt Advises Ellen on ‘Catching’ George Clooney
Discussion: POPSUGAR
Hollie McKay / Fox News:
Pop Tarts: Nudity the Norm in Heidi Klum's House
Discussion: Celebrity Scandals
 Earlier Picks: 
Tim Weiner / New York Times:
Odetta, Voice of Civil Rights Movement, Dies at 77
Discussion: Associated Press, Gawker and Jezebel
Michael K / Dlisted:
Brit Brit Did It Better Last Year
Cele|bitchy:
Jessica Alba is foxy and drunk-looking in the new Campari calendar
Discussion: L.A. Rag Mag, iVillage and Gabby Babble
Reuters:
Rock act Creed in talks to reunite
Discussion: Perez Hilton
Jessica Gold Haralson / People.com:
Mariska Hargitay Hoping for Second Baby
 

 
From Mediagazer:

Lillian Rizzo / CNBC:
Netflix reports Q2 revenue up 16.8% YoY to $9.56B, vs. $9.53B est., paid memberships up 16.5% YoY to 277.65M, vs. 274.4M est., net income up 44% YoY to $2.15B

Patrick Smith / NBC News:
CrowdStrike reports widespread “BSODs on Windows hosts”, impacting thousands of PCs and disrupting TV broadcasters, including Sky News and NBC News

Ashley Carman / Bloomberg:
Podcasts seem to be recovering: Audacy's podcast business is profitable, iHeartMedia's and Acast's Q1 podcast revenue grew 18% YoY and 25% YoY, respectively

 
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