Bristol Palin, daughter of former prominent American Sarah Palin, put her name to a blog post today wherein she criticizes Barack Obama for allowing the experiences of his children to inform his politics. “So let me get this straight,” writes Ms. Palin, “it’s a problem if my mom listened too much to my Read More
If the light dimmed yesterday and you heard ominous rumblings in the distance, it may have been due to news that could signal at least a temporary twilight over the Palin family ascendancy: Bristol went home to mama. Erstwhile veep candidate and ex Alaska governor Sarah Palin has a baby bird back at the roost and humbly working as a receptionist in a doctor’s office. The former teen mom recently told In Touch Weekly she had a revelation while in the desert (a bar) on the back of a (mechanical) bull that some people might disagree with her mother’s political views.
If you missed Bristol Palin‘s baby daddy Levi Johnston at the Russian Tea Room last night promoting his new book, then you probably didn’t have the chance to ask him what the deal was with pistachios. Or moose meat. Or all the bear metaphors.
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- Tom Wolfe is great for many reasons, including the fact that he wears white tuxedos and the fact that he was quoted last night blaming computer screens’ poor backlighting for the mortgage crisis. Also, his books are good.
- No. NO! A bedbug on a subway seat! No one is Read More
As any loving mother would do, Sarah Palin stopped by the set of “Dancing With the Stars” to watch her 19-year-old daughter Bristol — herself a mother, lest we forget — compete in the bafflingly popular reality show. She was billed as a “Guest Ballroom Commentator.”
The episode, which aired last night, was generally proceeding Read More
In his latest 42-second Media Web Minute, Jon Friedman goes all Chris Crocker and says what no other journalist or pundit would dare: Sarah Palin is right — leave her family alone.
According to Mr. Friedman, Sarah Palin, whom you might recall was once a candidate for the vice presidency Read More
Madoff-tainted Walter and Monica Noel managed to rent out Yemanja, their Mustique vacation home, to someone willing to pay their $55,000-per-week asking price. [P6]
People paid around $300,000 for the first pictures of Bristol Palin‘s son, Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston. [The Scoop]
Sean "P. Diddy" Combs doesn’t Read More
Chris Noth-owned Saturday Night Live hangout The Cutting Room will close on January 13th because of rent hikes, though it may re-open in another location at some point. [P6]
If you’re hanging out in Chelsea or Times Square on New Year’s Eve, P. Diddy (and Ciroc Vodka) will pay for your cab home. Read More
Jessica Alba did not approve of all the stars-and-stripes themed outfits at the Democratic National Convention, but still felt "fortunate" to be there. [Celebrity Myspace]
Bristol Palin and putative fiance Levi Johnston were sporting tattoos of each other’s names at the Republican National Convention last night.[US Weekly]
Paris Hilton has canceled two screenings Read More
Lindsay Lohan thinks the media’s extensive coverage of the Bristol Palin scandal is "distracting from the real issues." She would know!
Musician John Legend is likely dating model Christy Tiegen—the two reportedly looked very close at a Soho party for football players Kerry Rhodes and Reuben Droughns. [P6]