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Who knew vampires could be so cute and cuddly?

True Blood co-stars (and real-life couple) Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer cuddled up with a cute macaroni penguin chick at SeaWorld San Diego on Sunday.

Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin

Moyer recently made headlines by calling out another famous vampire in an interview, opining that Robert Pattinson is a pussy and the Diet Coke of vampires.

Maybe he should rethink that, as he's showing his soft side here ...

Anna Paquin + baby penguin + older boyfriend = cute and a little weird!

The next morning, Anna and Stephen caught a flight out of LAX airport. The couple had been in San Diego to hype up their hit vampire series at Comic-Con.

No offense, but the highlight of the convention was the two New Moon clips. Sorry, True Blood. You're a great show, but you can't elicit screaming like that.

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Beijing Olympic gold medalist Ricky Berens made swimming history of a different sort Sunday as he ripped the back of his swimsuit during a qualifying heat of the 4x100m relay freestyle at the World Swimming Championships in Rome.

Shortly before stepping up to the starting block, the University of Texas senior leaned down to stretch. That was when Ricky Berens' swimsuit ripped ...

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Ricky Berens was alarmed, but undeterred by his swimsuit malfunction.

"I kind of freaked out for just a second," Berens said. "I felt like [the hole] was almost down to my knees. I felt like I was putting on a pretty good show."

He was. Better yet? The U.S. qualified for finals and won.

Top that, Michael Phelps.

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We have no idea if this will actually happen, or even if it's a real rumor or just some magazine editor making it up for that matter. But even if the latter is the case, it's a terrific indicator of Lindsay Lohan's career trajectory.

The former movie star was once pretty big, and you don't see big film stars appearing on reality shows like I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here. No, no.

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Spencer Pratt and Heidi Montag? Perfect casting. Sanjaya Malakar? He was already sleeping outside, he might as well get paid for it. But Lindsay Lohan?

Eh, she just might fit the bill. Five years ago, this would have seemed absurd. But nowadays she stars in Labor Pains and Fornarina ads. Case rested.

Lindsay Lohan on reality TV? Not that big a stretch!

British celebrity news magazine New is claiming that TV bosses are hoping to sign the fiery crotched spray-tan entrepreneur up for I’m A Celebrity.

The biggest snag in signing the pants-less wonder? Lindsay Lohan's fee, which is still considerable enough to potentially torpedo the series' costs.

“If we sign her, we’ll have blown the budget. The other celebrities will have to go whistle,” the magazine reports, whatever that last part means.

We doubt this will come to fruition, but a celebrity gossip site can hope.

She'd be a great contestant, eschewing food anyway, and think of the hookup potential! On a desert island, even Lindsay Lohan might seem appealing.

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Guess his breakup with Bar Refaeli was legit.

At the very least, they're taking time off and both are cavorting with others. The hot Israeli model was recently seen with Ricardo Mansur. Now it's Leo's turn.

Leonardo DiCaprio has been busy on the London party scene and has now apparently hooked up with Ashley Roberts of the Pussycat Dolls, reports The Sun.

A star who does not exactly gravitate to the cameras (novel concept), Leo attended a celebrity-packed Cartier International Polo event over the weekend.

That's where he got cozy with Ashley.

Ashley Roberts cozies up to Leonardo DiCaprio in the UK.

“They were getting on like a house on fire, drinking bottles of champagne and tequila. They were so close at one point she was almost on his knee,” says The Sun.

Whatever comes of this hookup, don't expect to see The Departed star strolling down Sunset Boulevard with the Pussycat on his arm. No, he will keep us guessing.

This is surely not going to go over well with Kimberly Wyatt and the rest of her band mates. You know how jealous they can get about ... anything. Those Dolls.

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Police have long believed Dr. Conrad Murray administered Propofol, a potent anesthesia that should never be found outside a hospital, to Michael Jackson.

They have also been operating under the assumption that this killed him.

Well, there's a good reason police believe Murray gave the star the drug. It turns out he admitted doing so two days after Jackson's death back on June 25.

Dr. Conrad Murray told the LAPD he administered Propofol to the music icon hours before he died. This is according to multiple law enforcement sources.

Murray gave Jackson an IV drip of the powerful anesthesia.

Police believe Murray simply wasn't paying attention when the star's heart stopped beating, thus accounting for the timeline gap in between when the coroner's office believes Jackson flatlined and when the 911 call was placed.

One theory? Dr. Conrad Murray fell asleep while the drug was being administered and awakened to find Michael Jackson dead of cardiac arrest. The singer died by the time paramedics arrived, though Murray did not let them call it there.

An IV drip of Propofol allows for a constant, steady infusion of the drug during a period of time determined by the trained professional administering it.

Again, this is supposed to take place in a hospital.

Moreover, it is considered reckless in the medical community for a doctor to administer an IV drip of Propofol without the patient being monitored by an EKG, which monitors the patient's pulse. No EKG was found in Michael's house.

Another device called a pulse oximeter is used to determine the oxygen saturation in the patient's blood. If the patient's breathing slows to dangerous levels, an alarm will alert the treating physician. No oximeter was found in the house.

No one knows precisely why the drug was administered.

If the above is all true, however, we suspect it is only a matter of time before Dr. Conrad Murray faces the music, possibly even manslaughter charges.

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Jordan (a.k.a. Katie Price) took cage fighter Alex Reid back to her hotel suite for a night of wild sex, the UK's News of the World is revealing this morning.

Hours earlier, she denied they were together. But reports say the busty model enjoyed a night of passion in a posh hotel with the hunk over the weekend.

Katie, who may be getting sued by Peter Andre for accusing her ex of infidelity, emerged around lunchtime the following day grinning from ear to ear.

One of the guests said:

"They were all over each other earlier. It was clear that they needed to get a room. And when they got inside there was a lot of noise, a constant banging."

The night of lust - which could be heard by fellow hotel guests - came days after Jordan and Reid were spotted openly groping each other in a nightclub.

Katie Price, 31, denied on TV that she was in a relationship - despite giving the former Hollyoaks star a £4,000 Chanel watch for his 34th birthday.

Other sources say they have been dating for two weeks.

One almost has to be a cage fighter to handle Katie Price.

The noisy boning session happened at Liverpool's posh Malmaison hotel ahead of a book-signing session for Jordan's new novel, Sapphire. Yes, she has a new novel.

Katie Price, who most recently was linked to model Anthony Lowther, walked into the boutique waterfront hotel at 8:30 p.m. with Reid following close behind.

Wearing a light brown playsuit, she posed for the MTV cameras which are following her every move for a new fly-on-the-wall series (premiere date unknown).

Alex Reid stayed away from the lenses, chatting on his phone. Once the cameras stopped running she and Reid went up to her luxury £405-per-night suite.

That's when the "constant banging" began in earnest.

Follow the link to read about this sexy new couple ...

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Daniel Bark, the man arrested for the hit-and-run death of American Idol contestant Alexis Cohen, has been charged with death by vehicular homicide.

The 23-year-old, who was booked yesterday for reckless driving and leaving the scene of an accident, was also charged with aggravated manslaughter.

And eluding a law enforcement officer for good measure.

Alexis Cohen was killed on the road in Seaside Heights, N.J., on the state's famed shore, over the weekend. Her body was found by two pedestrians.

Bail for Daniel Bark has been set at $150,000.

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Police say Alexis Cohen was run over by Daniel Bark.

Speaking outside the courthouse afterwards, the suspect's attorney, David Glassman, said Bark is "having an extremely difficult time mentally coming to terms with the fact that there's an allegation that he caused a death."

American Idol might remember Alexis Cohen's angry yet empowered, partially censored, post-rejection rant aired during the show's seventh season.

Last year, she unsuccessfully auditioned for season eight.

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Kristin Davis and her Sex and the City character, Charlotte York, may have both been unlucky in love at one time or another, what with divorces and her tawdry photos getting leaked and all. But Davis has found a match in Russell James.

"It's been going on for a bit now," says a source close to the actress and the celebrity photographer. "She's very supportive of him – she seems very happy."

On July 20, the pair joined another pal at Katsuya Brentwood for dinner in Los Angeles. Russell James and Kristin Davis, 44, sat in an intimate booth.

Davis rested her head against his shoulder.

"She was all smiles," says the onlooker. "A little giddy."

The duo walked out quietly, trying to keep a low profile, with Kristin Davis grabbing Russell James' hand for a second as they headed up the steps.

In June, Davis joined James at a party to celebrate his new photography book at the grand reopening of Santa Monica's Shangri-La hotel.

"They hung out at the party and were definitely a little flirty in public."

"They seemed like an item," said an observer at the time.

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In an emotional season finale, The Bachelorette star Jillian Harris ended up with Ed Swiderski, ousting Kiptyn Locke and leaving Reid Rosenthal devastated.

After Kiptyn was rejected, it appeared as if Reid might sweep Jillian off her feet with his dramatic return to the show. But ultimately, Jillian's feelings for Ed, the Chicago native who left and returned himself this season, were just too strong.

The episode began on the big island of Hawaii and a date with her parents, Ed Swiderski and his chest hair. He admits to her folks that he used to be married to his girlfriend in Chicago job, but now is here because he loves Jillian.

Glenn Harris gave Ed Swiderski his blessing to propose to Jillian.

Then it is time for Jillian's date with Kiptyn Locke. They are reunited at last. They kiss. A lot. They kiss again. They say a few words. And so on, et cetera.

Asked if he's in love with Jillian Harris, Kiptyn says he's "getting there." Moments later, he admits (to the camera) that he is in love with her. More kissing.

After meeting both guys, her parents and hot cousin praise ... both. Jill is still torn. Fortunately, she goes on second dates with both of the perfect fellas.

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Jillian Harris' decision on love did not come easy. Wes would understand.

Ed's goes really well, with no sign of performance anxiety. He confesses that he wants to be with Jillian ... forever. Hard to top that, although Kiptyn Locke tries, saying he's ready to commit and wants Jillian to - OMG - move to San Diego.

In a shameless plug for Neil Lane, the guys both pick out rings. The dudes are hella nervous. Jillian has made her decision and decides she is going to let go of ...

... Kiptyn. Even after he was gonna propose and stuff. Heartbreaking.

Sad as she is, Jillian can now focus all her attention on ... wait, is that a mysterious taxi pulling up! Yes! With Reid Rosenthal, who arrives, shirt untucked!

In tears, Reid says he had to pull "a million" strings to get back on the show (yeah, right), admits his mistakes, and professes his undying love to Jillian. Swoon.

He drops to one knee and pops the question! It's the most romantic thing ever. But ... crickets. Jillian: "I need to think aboot this." She leaves. Reid waits.

Fortunately, Chris Harrison is there to coach her. He tells her to follow her heart. Jillian: "How do I make a decision like this?" Chris: "Because you know." Pimp.

Jillian cuts Reid loose for the second time. That's gotta be rough.

Even a valiant effort by Reid Rosenthal couldn't stave off Ed Swiderski.

Finally, it's Ed's turn to walk across the pool and into Jillian's arms. He professes his love to Jillian once again, gets down to one knee and asks her to marry him.

She accepts! They embrace! Tears flow. He gives her a piggyback ride. Cue obligatory cheesy montage of Ed-Jillian highlights from weeks past as the credits roll!

Will Jillian Harris and Ed Swiderski last?

 

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Two weeks after being placed under a Britney Spears 5150 psychiatric hold, Mischa Barton has left the hospital and is ready to resume working.

"I can confirm that she's left the hospital with the intention to resume production" of her new CW show, The Beautiful Life, her rep said today.

Mischa Barton was placed under involuntary psychiatric hold at L.A.'s Cedars-Sinai Medical Center July 15 after calling police for "personal issues."

But fortunately, Barton appears to be making progress since the meltdown.

Ashton Kutcher, co-creator and producer of The Beautiful Life, said as much.

"I can tell you right now Mischa Barton is doing great," Kutcher said.

Mischa Barton is back on the outside ... for now.

Production on The Beautiful Life, which stars Barton as a pill-popping supermodel (somehow it seems like an appropriate casting) is set to begin Friday.

The CW had been making contingency plans in case Mischa didn't show up for filming, casting a character with similarities to Barton's Sonja Stone.

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