Morning Memo: Jessica Alba and Friends Show Up in Denver, But Barack Obama Keeps His Distance

Barack Obama‘s campaign managers are focused on keeping celebrities off the stage and out of sight of cameras in order to prevent further “celebrity” attacks from the McCain camp. [NY Daily News]  

That’s not stopping them from coming to Denver, though. Rosario Dawson, Jessica Alba, Eva Longoria, Fat Joe, Wilmer Valderrama and Sofia Vergara will reportedly party tonight at the Voto Latino DNC event in Denver. [P6

Richard Price, author of Lush Life and Clockers, compared his creative process to the way that a woman “of a certain age” feels when she has not yet had a child and her biological clock is ticking. [P6]

Katie Holmes’ Dawson’s Creek co-star, Joshua Jackson, told reporters that he plans to go see her on Broadway in Arthur Miller’s All My Sons. [Us Weekly]

A dating site called posted a picture of Gossip Girl‘s Chace Crawford next to an ad that said, “Find guys and girls near you,” but they forgot to tell him about it. [NY Daily News