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Here Is The Final Medal Count For The Sochi 2014 Winter Games

Russia FTW

All of the medals have been handed out for the Sochi 2014 Winter Games as the final events came to a close today meaning that the final medal count tally has been revealed. The host country of Russia managed to come out on top with the most Olympic Medals won this year as well as the most Gold Medals won. The US, which normally does very well in the Olympic Medal standings year after year, did well at these Winter Games but not as well as many expected. Click below to see the final medal count for the Sochi 2014 Winter Games and see where YOUR country ranks in the list of most Olympic Medals won and most Gold Medals won. More »

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It’s Official! Christina Aguilera IS Pregnant With Her Second Child

Looks like that rumor was true after all

Earlier this month, OK! magazine reported that Christina Aguilera is pregs with her second child … which I shared HERE on the blog but didn’t necessarily believe entirely. Then we found out that she and boyfriend Matt Rutler got engaged to be married and I thought … omg, maybe she is pregnant after all. Today, Xtina is confirming officially that she is with child! While I didn’t initially believe the rumor, I did have a feeling that her engagement to Matt had more to do than just a simple desire to marry. It sounds like the couple’s baby news might’ve had something to do with their decision to get hitched. More »

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Leighton Meester & Adam Brody Are Reportedly Married!!!

Whaaaaat?!?!?!?!?!?!

SO, Us Weekly is reporting that actors Leighton Meester and Adam Brody have gotten themselves secretly married … and we’re only just now hearing about it today. You may recall that we first heard about this new romance a year ago back in February of 2013 … and then we heard in November that the couple got engaged to be married. At the time, neither Leighton nor Adam confirmed the engagement news as true but if this new claim by Us Weekly is to be believed, then the couple did confirm their engagement by running off and getting married in secret! What? I know that a lot of people, me included, kinda love the idea of these two together so … this secret wedding news should come as very good, if somewhat surprising, news. More »

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’12 Years A Slave’, ‘Gravity’ & ‘American Hustle’ Win Big At The 2014 BAFTA Awards

See the Full List of BAFTA Winners Below

Last night the British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards were handed out in London to celebrate and honor the year’s best films (as a prelude to the Academy Awards that will be handed out here in LA next month) and among the big winners of the night were actors Cate Blanchett (Leading Actress, for her work in Woody Allen‘s Blue Jasmine), Chiwetel Ejiofor (Leading Actor, for his work in 12 Years A Slave), Jennifer Lawrence (Supporting Actress, for her work in American Hustle) and Barkhad Abdi (Supporting Actor, for his work in Captain Phillips) as well as Gravity (Outstanding British Film), American Hustle (Original Screenplay) and 12 Years A Slave (Best Film). What I love about the BAFTAs this year is how distributed the award were handed out … there was enough trophy love to go around. Click below to learn more about who walked home with BAFTAs last night and see the full list of 2014 winners. More »

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Charlie Sheen Is Engaged To Be Married For The 4th Time

For Real This Time ... I Think

Early last month Charlie Sheen tried to make the world believe that he and his most current girlfriend Brett Rossi got themselves married. It turned out that the couple didn’t get married but the pair seemed to have a lot of fun trying to make everyone believe that they had. Today we learn that the couple have gotten themselves engaged to be married — with engagement rings and everything. Apparently, they are serious this time so if they do go through with their wedding, it will be the fourth time that Charlie Sheen has gotten hitched. So … congrats? More »

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Simon Cowell Welcomes The Birth Of His First Child

It's A Boy!

Way back in July we learned that Simon Cowell, whose TV series The X Factor was just cancelled here in the US, got his good friend’s wife pregnant during an affair they enjoyed last year. Today we learn that Cowell and his former friend’s ex Lauren Silverman welcomed the birth of their first child together last night. Proud papa Simon was spotted making his way out of the hospital after his son was born looking about as happy as Simon Cowell is capable so clearly he’s in good spirits today. Simon shared with the world on his official Twitter profile that he and his babymama named their son after his father. Click below to learn what else Simon has to say about his bouncing baby boy. More »

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Christina Aguilera Is Engaged To Be Married Again

Congrats!!

Congratulations are in order for popstar and judge on The Voice Christina Aguilera and her boyfriend of about 4 years Matt Rutler because today we learn that the couple are engaged to be married. Xtina broke the happy news on her official Twitter profile last night when she posted a photo of her sparkly new engagement bling. As you may recall, OK! magazine reported earlier this month that Xtina is pregs with Matt‘s baby … and while that rumor seems to be unfounded, it’s clear that the couple have been incubating another secret that they are finally ready to share with the world. They’re gettin’ hitched, y’all! More »

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A Federal Judge Rules That Virginia’s Ban On Same-Sex Marriage Is Unconstitutional

The 20th State

Last night Virginia became the 20th state to enjoy marriage equality when a federal judge ruled that the state’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. As you may recall, we learned last month that a judge overturned Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriage and in December a judge overturned Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage. Now, folks can’t just run out and get married in Virginia just yet because the judge stayed his ruling pending an appeal … but as you can clearly see, the unstoppable tide of marriage equality in this country is moving us FORWARD toward the eventual day when all US citizens will be free to enjoy marriage equality in all 50 states! More »

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Megan Fox & Brian Austin Green Welcome The Birth Of Their Second Child

It's Another Boy!

Back in August we learned the happy news that Megan Fox and her babydaddy Brian Austin Green were pregs with their second child together. Today we learn that Megan has just given birth to the couple’s second child. It’s a boy, again, for Megan and Brian who already have an older son named Noah Shannon (this new baby is Brian‘s third son overall, he has an 11 year old son named Kassius with Vanessa Marcil). Click below for the known early deets about Megan and Brian‘s new baby … which are few, I must admit … the couple has been extremely private about this pregnancy. More »

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‘American Idol’ Gets Its First Openly Gay Contestant

For the first time in 13 seasons

Over the course of the entire 13 seasons of American Idol, there has never been an openly gay contestant on the show … until now. While there have been numerous gay people to gain fame after they appeared on Idol (like Adam Lambert, like Clay Aiken) and there have been countless closeted gay contestants who have appeared on the show, there has never been an out gay contestant in the running for the title of American Idol before now. On last night’s episode, M.K. Nobilette was selected to compete in the Top 30 contestants moving forward in the singing competition. On the show, she openly revealed her sexual orientation … and instantly, Idol history was made. More »

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