Morning Memo: Dupre’s Friend; Spitzer’s Wardrobe Malfunction; Sharpton’s Regrets

Thomas Earle, the asphalt heir, told his wife that Ashley Dupre tricked him into checking into the Gramercy Hotel with her and his wife believed him (!). But, Mr. Earle was reportedly bragging to his friends at a Jersey bar about being able to score with Ms. Dupre and told his wife he was on a business trip in Colorado when he snuck out to the city for his 24-hour date. [NYP]

Meanwhile, Eliot Spitzer got bullied on the Upper East Side for wearing a T-shirt that said, “New York Attorney General.” [P6]

Al Sharpton reportedly turned down invitations to appear on Dancing With the Stars and Celebrity Apprentice. [NY Daily News]

Andrew Giuliani, 22-year-old son of Rudy, is suing Duke University for booting him off of the golf team, and no, he doesn’t want his father’s help. [NY Daily News]

After breaking up with Drew Barrymore, Justin Long is reportedly very sad and staying in hotel rooms alone despite rumors of him being seen with Kirsten Dunst. [P6]

Heather Mills’ publicist has quit and called her an “impossible person.” [Us Weekly]

Bobby Kennedy Jr. and wife Mary, who had to tear down their Westchester home due to a deadly fungus, are building a new “state-of-the-art” green home with recycled nails and solar panels to be featured in a 13-part TV series. [NY Daily News]

Peter Som is out as the head designer at Bill Blass. [The Cut]