You've been clamoring for it for months, and now you're finally going to get it. Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi from Jersey Shore is about to become a published author.

What? You weren't thinking to yourself how cool it would be if Snooki wrote her own novel? Well, Simon and Schuster was. The publisher confirmed the book.

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Five days after he was hospitalized for a drug overdose, comedian Greg Giraldo has passed away. He was 44.

The celebrity roast specialist and Last Comic Standing judge was admitted to a hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey this week after taking too many prescription pills. His source says it was not a suicide attempt, merely a tragic accident.

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Oksana Grigorieva wasn't kidding about a PR offensive.

Oprah Winfrey has landed a coveted TV interview with Mel Gibson's estranged source of baby mama drama and domestic abuse allegations, edging out 60 Minutes.

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Farrah Abraham was 16 and Pregnant. Now, is she about to be a Teen Mom ... again!?

That's the rumor going around after she was seen at a modeling gig the weekend of September 18 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, sporting what some in the audience called a burgeoning belly - a clearly-defined baby bump beneath a slinky-blue dress.

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American Idol auditions kicked off in New Jersey last night, with the new judging panel was in place to grade season 10 hopefuls.

It looks like Randy Jackson has been promoted, as he's seated in Simon Cowell's seat in the photo below. Alongside him, of course, are new panelists Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez. The group is being directed by producer Nigel Lythgoe.

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The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder recently spoke to TV Fanatic about the ongoing recovery efforts in his native Louisiana and, of course, his hit CW series.

On where things stand in the Gulf: "It’s coming along. Everyone’s been so helpful. I think BP’s going to make it right. I know that the nurseries that we thought had been destroyed haven’t been destroyed, the marshes weren’t destroyed, which is great."

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