Check out Mini-WeSmirch for simple mobiles or WeSmirch Mobile for modern smartphones.
5:20 PM ET, January 4, 2021

WeSmirch

 Top News: 
Francesca Bacardi / Page Six:
Exclusive photos: Olivia Wilde and Harry Styles are dating, seen holding hands  —  It looks like Olivia Wilde has moved on from Jason Sudeikis — with Harry Styles.  —  Wilde, 36, and Styles, 26, appeared to confirm their romance when they were spotted holding hands at his agent's wedding …
RELATED:
Ale Russian / People.com:
Olivia Wilde and Harry Styles Seen Holding Hands as Source Says ‘They Have Dated for a Few Weeks’  —  Olivia Wilde and Harry Styles were seen holding hands at a wedding and later arriving at his L.A. home  —  A hot new couple may be kicking off 2021 in style.
TMZ.com:
Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde Are a New Couple!!!  —  HARRY STYLES AND OLIVIA WILDE WE'RE A COUPLE NOW!!!  Attend COVID-Safe Wedding Of Manager  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde are a couple, and the reason we know this is that they were at a wedding over the weekend holding hands and very much together.
Rebecca Davison / Daily Mail:
Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde thought to be dating  —  Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde are believed to be dating after ‘growing close’ on the set of their new movie, Don't Worry Darling
Discussion: Page Six, Us Weekly and Just Jared
TMZ.com:
Bond Girl & 'That ‘70s Show’ Star Tanya Roberts Dead at 65 … 10:26 AM PT — Tanya's husband of 18 years, Lance O'Brien, says he was unable to visit her in the hospital because of COVID restrictions.  However, hospital staff made an exception when they realized the actress likely wouldn't pull through.
RELATED:
Abid Rahman / Hollywood Reporter:
Tanya Roberts, Bond Girl and 'That '70's Show' Star, Dies at 65  —  Roberts played Stacey Sutton in ‘A View to a Kill’, Roger Moore's final film as 007.  —  Tanya Roberts, the actress best known for playing a Bond girl in A View to a Kill and Midge Pinciotti on That '70's Show, has died.  She was 65.
Gemma Strong / HELLO!:
William and Kate's children to miss start of school following family Christmas … Like so many, the Cambridges faced a very different Christmas this year as a result of lockdown.  The family are thought to have spent the festive period quietly at Anmer Hall, rather than celebrating …
Discussion: Cosmopolitan
RELATED:
Emily Dixon / Marie Claire:   Prince George and Princess Charlotte Aren't Going Back to School Right After the Holidays
NBC News:
Larry King hospitalized with Covid-19 … Broadcast journalist Larry King was moved Sunday from the ICU at a Los Angeles hospital, where he continues to be treated for Covid-19, a source close to the family said.  —  The source said King, 87, has been in the hospital for about 10 days …
Discussion: The Wrap, Just Jared, Dlisted and Page Six
Yomi Adegoke / British Vogue:
“I'm Always Like, 'OK, What's Next?'”:  The Unstoppable Rise Of Dua Lipa  —  Dua Lipa is the record-breaking star redefining the way the music industry views women.  In the February 2021 issue, she talks to Yomi Adegoke about fame, love and having her best year yet.  Photographed by Emma Summerton, styled by Kate Phelan.
Discussion: E! Online, Page Six and Just Jared
Alyssa Morin / E! Online:
Dancing With the Stars Pro Witney Carson Gives Birth to Her First Baby  —  Witney Carson is a mom!  The professional dancer announced her little one's arrival following a self-described “really hard 24 hour labor.”  —  Witney Carson McAllister's 2021 is starting off on pointe.
Discussion: Page Six and Just Jared
Kelly Allen / Daily Star:
Eamonn Holmes blames breakfast TV for weight gain as he ate 6 meals before lunch  —  This Morning star Eamonn Holmes has blamed breakfast TV for his weight gain over the years as he recalled how he would eat six meals before he would then have his lunch break
Discussion: Mirror.co.uk and The Sun
Ramin Zahed / Los Angeles Times:
Maria Bakalova on empowerment, Rudy Giuliani and the risky business of ‘Borat’  —  When Bulgarian actress Maria Bakalova auditioned for Sacha Baron Cohen's “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” in May 2018, she had no idea how wild the ride was going to get.  —  “It was my last week of school …
Karen Mizoguchi / People.com:
Zach Braff Calls Girlfriend Florence Pugh a ‘Gift to the World’ on Her 25th Birthday  —  “I can't believe I get to giggle with you every day,” Zach Braff said of Florence Pugh  —  Happy birthday, Florence Pugh!  —  On Sunday, the actress celebrated her 25th birthday and her boyfriend Zach Braff shared a sweet message in her honor.
Discussion: Bustle and Us Weekly
RELATED:
Mike Barnes / Hollywood Reporter:
George Gerdes, Singer, Songwriter and Character Actor, Dies at 72  —  He worked onstage for Aaron Sorkin and Sam Shepard and appeared onscreen in ‘The X-Files,’ ‘Bosch’ and ‘The 11th Green.’  —  George Gerdes, the quirky singer-songwriter turned character actor whose career included turns in A Few Good Men …
Discussion: People.com and The Sun
Mona Thomas / E! Online:
Jeffrey Dean Morgan Confusing Norman Reedus' Birth Date Is Everyone During Quarantine  —  Jeffrey Dean Morgan attempted to wish best friend and The Walking Dead co-star Norman Reedus a happy birthday, but didn't get the date quite right.  Keep scrolling to see his smooth recovery.
Discussion: Just Jared
Meredith Nardino / Us Weekly:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers Faces 2 Criminal Charges After November DUI Arrest … The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office charged Jonathan Rhys Meyers with DUI after his November 2020 arrest, Us Weekly can exclusively confirm.  —  Celebrity Mugshots  —  The Irish actor, 43 …
Discussion: Just Jared
Kimberly Nordyke / Hollywood Reporter:
Ken Jennings Defends Co-Podcaster John Roderick Amid “Bean Dad” Controversy  —  Roderick garnered attention on Twitter after sharing a story about how his 9-year-old daughter learned to use a can opener — which led others to accuse him of “child abuse” and then dig up what they are calling racist, anti-semitic and homophobic tweets.
Hollywood Life:
Kanye West ‘Taking Space’ From Kim Kardashian In Wyoming With ‘No Plans’ On Returning To LA Soon  —  Kanye West has been spending time at his ranch in Wyoming, and has ‘no plans’ to return to life in LA with Kim and their four children in the near future.  —  Kim Kardashian, 40, and Kanye West …
Jamie Downham / The Sun:
Glastonbury 2021 cancelled amid Covid turmoil, according to Mel B  —  GLASTONBURY has been cancelled for a second year running, Spice Girls star Mel B insisted today.  —  However, festival bosses claimed there was still a chance the five-day extravaganza in Somerset could go ahead.  —  PA:Press Association
Discussion: Daily Star
Amy Gardner / Washington Post:
‘I just want to find 11,780 votes’: In extraordinary hour-long call, Trump pressures Georgia secretary of state to recalculate the vote in his favor  —  President Trump urged fellow Republican Brad Raffensperger, the Georgia secretary of state, to “find” enough votes to overturn his defeat …
Discussion: Towleroad Gay News and Celebs
B.D. / Perez Hilton:
Kelley Flanagan Breaks Her Silence On Abrupt Split From Former Bachelor Peter Weber! … It took a few days since the news first hit, but Kelley Flanagan is speaking out now about the end of her relationship with former Bachelor Peter Weber.  —  On Sunday afternoon, the Chicago-based lawyer went …
Discussion: E! Online
B.D. / Perez Hilton:
RHOC Star Braunwyn Windham-Burke Says She'll ‘Be Heartbroken’ If Her Husband Moves On — Hypocritical Or Nah??  —  Braunwyn Windham-Burke has an interesting and unique home life, that's for sure.  But if it works out for her family, more power to 'em!  —  We're just wondering whether …
Discussion: E! Online
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of WeSmirch at 5:20 PM ET, January 4, 2021.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
WeSmirch: site main
WeSmirch River: reverse chronological WeSmirch
WeSmirch Mobile: for phones
WeSmirch Leaderboard: WeSmirch's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
WeSmirch RSS feed
WeSmirch on X
 
 
 More News: 
MKC / Perez Hilton:
Prince Harry Is ‘A Shadow’ Of His Former Self Since Moving To California, Says Royal Biographer
Discussion: Us Weekly
Benjamin VanHoose / People.com:
Why Pregnant Ashley Tisdale Says She Won't Watch High School Musical with Her Daughter
Discussion: Just Jared
Melissa Minton / Page Six:
Watch Jennifer Lopez take off her makeup using JLo Beauty
Discussion: People.com, egotastic.com and Elle
Hannah Southwick / Page Six:
Chrissy Teigen re-pierces nose, tries out pink hair transformation
Discussion: FemaleFirst
Just Jared:
Eminem Explains His Past Rihanna Comment & Why He Publicly Apologized to Her in ‘Zeus’
Discussion: Page Six
Mona Thomas / E! Online:
Beyoncé Takes Fans Behind the Scenes of Her 38th Birthday Celebration With Her 3 Kids
Discussion: Elle and The Sun
 Earlier Picks: 
Amanda Devlin / The Sun:
Piers Morgan forced to apologise as Gregg Wallace is axed from Good Morning Britain after they ‘ran out of time’
Discussion: Daily Star and Telegraph
Jamie Downham / The Sun:
This Morning shock as Holly Willoughby fails to return alongside Phillip Schofield - with Rochelle taking her place
Discussion: Daily Star
Brendan Mcfadden / Daily Star:
Emotional Stacey Solomon announces she is getting married to Joe Swash this year
Discussion: FemaleFirst
Keith Caulfield / Billboard:
Playboi Carti Lands First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘Whole Lotta Red’
Discussion: Just Jared
Alyssa Morin / E! Online:
Floribama Shore Stars Nilsa Prowant and Gus Gazda Are Engaged
Discussion: Just Jared
Kylie Parham / The Sun:
SNOWY CHALET Kylie Jenner takes fans inside the $75M Aspen mansion where she rang in 2021 with Travis Scott and daughter Stormi, 2
Discussion: Celebrity Insider and E! Online
Corinne Heller / E! Online:
Dwayne Johnson's Daughter Tiana, 2, Blames Pasta Spill on “Spaghetti Fairy” in Adorable Video
Discussion: POPSUGAR
 

 
From Mediagazer:

Lauren Feiner / The Verge:
President Biden signs the ByteDance-TikTok divest-or-ban bill into law, after the Senate passed it by 79-18; the House passed the legislation 360-58 on April 20

Meta Investor Relations:
Meta reports Q1 revenue up 27% YoY to $36.46B, net income up 117% YoY to $12.37B, and family daily active people up 7% YoY to 3.24B for March 2024

New York Times:
Sources detail NPR's struggles with declining audiences, falling sponsorship revenue, internal conflicts over turning things around, and a diversity push

 
Sister Sites:

Techmeme
 Top news and commentary for technology's leaders, from all around the web
Mediagazer
 Top news and commentary for media professionals from all around the web
memeorandum
 What US political commentators are discussing online right now