Leighton Meester has become a bit of a trendy celebrity style icon for the younger set - both in real life and as Blair Waldorf on Gossip Girl.

Both favor bold color choices, yet classic looks. Dresses and tops that are eye-catching, yet refined. It's an interesting balance. Case in point ...

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Now that Reese Witherspoon is officially dating Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Phillippe doesn't seem as shy about stepping out with girlfriend Abbie Cornish.

After months of speculation about their relationship - did he cheat on Witherspoon with his Stop-Loss co-star? - Phillippe accompanied Cornish to the 2008 Australian in Film Breakthrough Awards. It marked their first major event as a couple.

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Now that The Hills has spawned another upcoming series, Lauren Conrad has no doubt her friend Whitney Port can carry her own spin-off.

MTV is prepping a Hills spin-off in which Whitney becomes bicoastal while working for fashion PR firm People's Revolution â€" and befriends a group of NYC gals (including socialite Olivia Palermo, whoever that is).

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Spencer Pratt and Heidi Montag may be the most hated celebrity couple out there â€" and they're making it count in terms of their bottom line.

We've reported on the branding of Spencer and Heidi by Spencer and Heidi as the face of celebrity gossip before, and knew they were cashing in - but we until now, we were in the dark as to their exact earnings.

Posted in: Celebrity Gossip

With the possible exceptions of those crotch shot pics from late 2006, of course. If you're a reader who's into that sorta thing.

Regardless, this was taken yesterday, while the star played with her oldest son. A classic. Amazingly, we didn't photoshop it...

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We understand kids want to look like their moms... but this must be cruel and unusual punishment, don't you think? We know the Bush administration doesn't care about civil liberties, but there's gotta be a law against this.

Witness below, Katie Holmes - owner of perhaps the single worst celebrity hairstyle in history - with daughter Suri Cruise, who just turned 2.

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Carrie Underwood led off for her team during the 2008 City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday.

The American Idol champion set the table for her Grand Ole Opry Live, drawing a walk in the first inning and proving that she has a great eye to go along with a beautiful smile, hair and body.

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