THE HOLLYWOOD GOSSIP NOTE: We're switching up our format for recapping The Hills. After a brief rundown of events, our staff will grade each episode, awarding (or deducting) points for the funniest, cheesiest (and most fake) moments.

To sum up, Heidi's mom, Darlene Montag, pays a visit to L.A. from Colorado and is dismayed to learn that Heidi is living with Spencer Pratt again.

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Resurgent singer Britney Spears did a surprise interview with radio station Z100 in New York City on Monday afternoon. Here are some excerpts:

On “Womanizer,” her new song: "'Womanizer' is a really cool song. I like the fact that it’s so empowering for girls because it’s basically saying, ya know, we know what you’re up to. It’s about guys cheating on other girls and stuff like that. And it’s kinda like a girl anthem, so that’s why I like it."

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Last night on Dancing with the Stars, Lance Bass kissed a girl... but did he like it?

The former boy bander and partner Lacey Schwimmer performed a paso doble to Katy Perry’s single “I Kissed a Girl." By the end of the evening, though, they found themselves in the middle of the pack along with almost everyone else, staring up at Brooke Burke and Derek Hough.