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5:05 PM ET, December 16, 2019


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Rebecca Rosenberg / Page Six:
Harvey Weinstein: I deserve pat on back when it comes to women  —  More than 80 women have accused him of sex assault or harassment — but for Harvey Weinstein, it's still all about himself.  —  The alleged serial sex predator and disgraced Hollywood producer whined to The Post …
Heather Murphy / New York Times:
Hallmark Channel Pulls Zola Ads Featuring Brides Kissing  —  A spokesman for the channel said the lesbian couple's P.D.A. violated its policies.  Hallmark did not reject a similar ad featuring an opposite-sex couple.  —  The Hallmark Channel pulled four TV ads featuring brides kissing each …
Entertainment Tonight:
Chuy Bravo, Chelsea Handler's ‘Chelsea Lately’ Sidekick, Dead at 63 (Exclusive)  —  Rest in peace, Chuy Bravo.  —  The Mexican-American actor, best known as Chelsea Handler's sidekick on Chelsea Lately, died suddenly in Mexico City on Saturday night, ET confirms.  He was 63.
Discussion: Dlisted,, RADAR, Us Weekly and The Wrap
Ben Widdicombe / New York Times:
Sophia Hutchins Isn't Dating Caitlyn Jenner  —  “I'm on good terms with all the family, but I'm closest with Kris, Kim, Kylie and Kendall,” says the 23-year-old beauty entrepreneur.  —  Keeping up with the new besties in the Kardashian-Jenner entertainment complex can be a full-time job.
Maria Pasquini /
Why Kim Kardashian Shared Her Own Family Christmas Card This Year: ‘She Was Over the Drama’  —  “She was over the drama and decided to do one for just her family this year,” a source tells PEOPLE  —  Kim Kardashian West wanted to cut down on holiday stress this year.
Discussion: The Hollywood Gossip
Joey Garrison / Yahoo Entertainment:
Lori Loughlin's attorneys argue feds are concealing evidence in college admissions scandal  —  BOSTON — Attorneys for actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli say the Justice Department has refused to turn over critical evidence in the nation's college admissions case …
Discussion: Page Six, RADAR and Deadline
RELATED:   Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli Say College Donations were Legitimate
Georgia Slater /
Taylor Swift Celebrates Her 30th Birthday by Throwing the ‘Most Aggressive Holiday Party’  —  Taylor Swift's birthday celebration came just hours after her performance at Z100's Jingle Ball  —  Taylor Swift ended the night of her 30th birthday with a bang!
Discussion: Dlisted and Cele|bitchy
Joelle Goldstein /   Taylor Swift Gets Surprised by Elvis Duran at Jingle Ball with a Massive Cake for Her Birthday
Rebecca English / Daily Mail:
Harry and Meghan miss Queen's Christmas parties: Sussexes will not be at Buckingham Palace bash or festive lunch as they stay abroad with baby Archie  —  The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will miss both of the Queen's Christmas parties this week, with no plans to return to the UK until the new year.
Discussion: Dlisted, HELLO! and Cele|bitchy
Maria Pasquini /
Real Housewives of Potomac's Robyn and Juan Dixon Get Engaged (Again!)  —  The high school sweethearts got married for the first time in 2005, before divorcing in 2012  —  Real Housewives of Potomac star Robyn Dixon will be getting married (for a second time) to Juan Dixon!
Discussion: Bossip
Wish Come True: Mariah Carey's ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’ Hits No. 1 on Hot 100 After 25-Year Wait  —  It's the first holiday hit to reign since “The Chipmunk Song” in 1958-59.  —  Completing a journey 25 years in the making, Mariah Carey's 1994 carol “All I Want for Christmas Is You” …
Discussion: POPSUGAR
Rebecca Rubin / Variety:
Box Office: Clint Eastwood Suffers Worst Opening in Four Decades With ‘Richard Jewell’  —  Clint Eastwood might end up with a lump of box office coal after “Richard Jewell” sputtered in its domestic debut.  Despite critical acclaim, the drama about the security guard falsely accused by the media …
Discussion: Cele|bitchy
C.A. / Perez Hilton:
Britney Spears Begs Fans To Stop Being So Mean Online: ‘Just Keep It To Yourself’  —  All Britney Spears wants for Christmas this year is for her fans to be much kinder online!  —  As December 25 steadily approaches, the pop superstar is really embracing the warm and fuzzy holiday spirit!
Discussion: Page Six
Kumail Nanjiani Got Jacked for ‘Eternals,’ Keeps It Real on Process  —  Kumail Nanjiani looks like a new man after months and months of training and a strict nutrition regiment, which he says was no walk in the park ... for him or his wife.  —  The actor — most famous for scrawny physique in …
Discussion: Page Six
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B.D. / Perez Hilton:
Scarlett Johansson Jokes About Colin Jost Engagement In ‘SNL’ Monologue — That & More Highlights HERE!
Discussion: Page Six
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Discussion: Perez Hilton
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Discussion: Daily Star