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Man, we were just starting to think that the drama between Heidi Montag and Lauren Conrad was dying down on The Hills. Just kidding. We so weren't.

In any case, Heidi has followed in the footsteps of her former BFF and come out with her very own clothing line! At a recent event for the clothing chain Anchor Blue in Los Angeles, Heidi confirmed her new project to People, saying:

"It's going to be called Heidiwood, and I'm so excited! It's going to be very price oriented. I want all my fans to be able to buy it. I want to bring that fashionable clothing line down to a price range where people can actually afford it."

Heidi Montag will debut her own clothing line next year.

Hmm. Could that be a shot at the Lauren Conrad fashion line, which features many items over $100? You can't help but read into everything she says.

And what does Heidi Montag expect from the line, which launches next spring, when compared to the line of clothing launched by her co-star on The Hills?

"I want to do some cute spring dresses, some little flowy summer dresses, some fun things for girls. The [Lauren Conrad] fashion line is more bows and a little girlier, mine's going to be more sexy and fun. I think they can both do well. They're very different. So good luck to her. I'm not doing this to compete."

Okay, well, we've got to give credit to H-Mont on being diplomatic there. But is there room in the land of The Hills for two fashion designers? You tell us.

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Another day, another set of Gossip Girl photos from the set of the hit CW series. The well-dressed stars were spotted filming in Manhattan as usual this week. Here's a couple of Leighton Meester (Blair) and Chace Crawford (Nate) ...

Leighton Meester Marie Claire Cover

Chace Crawford and Leighton Meester: Young, talented, well-dressed.

While their characters appear to be broken up as of the most recent episode of Gossip Girl, these two sure would make a cute couple, don't you think?

Too bad Chace is already taken - by Carrie Underwood! As for Leighton, we aren't sure if she's single... but she sure does look like Minka Kelly.

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As we reported earlier this month, Britney Spears finally had a sudden growth of brain cells and hired a driver to help shoulder the load behind the wheel.

Which is great, as the court says she can't drive with Sean Preston and Jayden James in the car, and she sucks at it to boot. Well, it was good while it lasted - mere days later, T.H. Gossip has learned that the driver is already history.

Candie's Ad: Britney

Sean Preston and Jayden James: Fighting for their lives.

The chauffeur/driver Britney Spears hired to drive her, the young children and the famed court monitor around town is resigning his post. The reason:

"Driving for Britney Spears is a liability." Who would've guessed.

A source close to Spears said that the driver and a monitor both had very close calls with paparazzi and other vehicles while driving Spears around.

A close call? Quiet down, you losers. She normally drives through red lights - or with no license, or into other cars, or over the feet of unsuspecting celebrity news reporters! A close call? That's nothing. Call us when you hit someone.

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Singer Lily Allen says she wants to retire at 25 and live on a farm. That implies that she makes it until that date. She was diagnosed with a heart murmur about three months ago, Allen revealed in an interview.

The British singer, 22 â€" who dropped from a UK size 12 to a size eight in six weeks â€" says her sudden weight loss stems from exercise following the health scare, not from hypnosis or because she wanted to be "some skinny minnie."

"I love nothing more than sitting in front of the telly with two packets of Ginger Nuts and two bags of milk-bottle sweets â€" and I devour the lot," she said.

"But this heart thing has made me cut back on that of crap," she added. "I now find that, because I am looking after myself, I don't feel like eating bad stuff so much."

Lily Allen has been a frequent, vocal critic of many young stars - the Nicole Richie types - for being anorexic, and for having no redeeming qualities, basically.

She has also said she is a bigger mess than Amy Winehouse, although she might want to rethink that after a string of recent events with Blake Fielder-Civil.

Although she's put boozing on the back burner, Lily Allen admitted, "I should probably  also give up smoking, but haven't quite managed that yet."

Yeah, that wouldn't hurt. A heart murmur is often harmless but can also indicate a hole in the heart or a heart valve problem. Four out of five experts believe it is slightly less harmful than Britney Spears' lack of sanity.

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Lance Armstrong who? Grey's Anatomy star Patrick Dempsey makes like the cycling champ and rides to glory (or at least to the store) in Los Angeles this week.

Patrick Dempsey Photo

The man behind McDreamy is a major auto racing and cycling enthusiast.

The writers' strike in Hollywood has Patrick Dempsey temporarily out of work, but on the bright side, that means more time with the bike - and the kids. He also has a big, hit movie out right now with Enchanted. Life is good for this doc.

Life will also good for you, readers, if you follow the link and check out The Hollywood Gossip's gallery of Patrick Dempsey photos. Hotness alert!

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After a trouble-plagued year, Amy Winehouse is canceling all her remaining live and promotional appearances, citing doctors orders and saying how she can't perform without her husband, Blake Fielder-Civil, at her side.

"I can't give it my all onstage without my Blake," Amy Winehouse wrote on her official site. "I'm sorry, but I don't want to do shows half-heartedly; I love singing. My husband is everything to me and without him it's just not the same."

Winehouse in St. Lucia

Blake Fielder-Civil was jailed and is being held without bail after allegedly trying to bribe a witness in his trial on assault charges stemming from a 2006 fight.

The decision of Amy Winehouse, 24, to cancel all shows comes "on the instruction of her doctor," according to a statement released by her record label:

"The rigours involved in touring and the emotional strain that Amy has been under in recent weeks have taken their toll. In the interests of her health and well-being, Amy has been ordered to take complete rest and deal with her issues."

Earlier this month, at her first show since Fielder-Civil, 25, was busted, Amy Winehouse delivered a shaky performance, was booed and stormed off stage.

The cancellations cap off a rather turbulent year for the singer. She married Blake Fielder-Civil in May after being engaged only a few months, then struggled through a brutal series of health and myriad substance-abuse issues.

In August, Amy was hospitalized and treated for exhaustion, canceled a number of tour dates and checked into a "retreat" with Fielder-Civil.

In October, she was arrested in Norway on a charge of marijuana possession, paid a fine but appealed it, saying she had not understood the charges.

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We've talked at length about Brad Womack and his shocking rejection of both Jenni Croft and DeAnna Pappas on the season finale of The Bachelor.

We've been searching far and wide for reasons, for possible insights into the mind of Brad Womack. Now an insider has shed new light on the matter.

According to TV expert Kristin Veitch of E! Online, the real reason behind Brad Womack's stunning, unexpected decision to choose neither Jenni Croft or DeAnna Pappas in the season finale was, in reality, neither Jenni nor DeAnna.

Turns out, the reason may have been the girl he really had fallen for on the show, who had fallen out of the running a week earlier. Her name? Bettina Bell.

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Says a rock-solid source: "Brad was really into [Bettina Bell], who made it to the final four. But when he went to visit her parents, Bettina's father was so awful to him, Brad knew it wouldn't work. So, he was just sort of over the whole thing."

Brad Womack visited Bettina's childhood home in the sixth episode of the season and Bell's father apparently sealed his daughter's fate when he stated he was "disappointed" by Brad's lack of a college degree and his career choice.

Sure, a smitten guy might look past that, but this is reality TV, people. Brad had, of course, only known Bettina Bell for a few weeks, and being humiliated on national TV is not exactly the makings of a long-lasting family bond.

So does this make Brad Womack's actions better or worse?

Obviously it still hurts for DeAnna Pappas and Jenni Croft, who had their hearts ripped out, and for viewers, who felt like they got robbed like Kim Kardashian at the airport. But this new info sure casts a different light on Womack's blunder.

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She looks sexier than ever in her recent photo shoot for the new GQ, but that doesn't mean Hayden Panettiere isn't looking for a gentleman. Applications, guys?

In this behind-the-scenes look at Hayden's shoot for the men's magazine, the petite Heroes stunner, 18, poses rather seductively in various outfits and offers her take on the photos, as well as what she finds attractive in a man.

Brunette Hayden

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Hayden Panettiere: Posing for hot pictures, not exactly unattractive.

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No, we didn't photoshop this. Details magazine has released its "Power 50 list" in its latest issue, featuring the most influential peeps under age 45.

Taking the top spots on this very scientific list were a group of youngans such as  Zac Efron, Shia LaBoeuf, Miley Cyrus, Hilary Duff, the former Mrs. Kevin Federline and current train wreck herself, Britney Spears, and other celebrities.

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Kevin Federline, labeled a "Good Father" alongside Larry Birkhead, ranked No. 7 but took the cover of the Power issue, on newsstands December 4.

Respect for Details magazine? Greatly diminished.

Kevin Federline is somehow one of the most influential men out there, Details says. This can only be because he has custody over Britney Spears' l'il mistakes.

Influential or not, the fertile aspiring rapper and actor is featured prominently in this new edition of the men's magazine. Some excerpts from K-Fed's interview:

On the direction of his acting career: "At some point I'd actually like to play somebody other than a bad guy or an ass."

On fatherhood:
"To be a father is everything. It shows me how little I am."

On what is playing on his TV these days:
"My TVs are pretty much G-rated right now. Anything from SpongeBob to Finding Nemo, and you know, I'm still trying to decide which one of those I like more."

How cute. Updating a story from earlier today, Britney Spears will now get custody of Sean Preston and Jayden James on Christmas morning, since the FedEx man spent Thanksgiving with them. We're sorry, Sean and Jayden.

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Once-rumored couple Jessica Simpson and Tony Romo reportedly spent a lot of time together over this past week - including a visit by the Dallas Cowboys quarterback to Simpson's relatives on the Friday after Thanksgiving!

Tony Romo and Jessica Simpson were spotted late Thursday after he quarterbacked America's Team to a thrashing of the Jets. Then on Friday, the couple went to Jessica's grandparents new home in Waco, Texas, In Touch Weekly says.

Tony Romo got a hero's welcome from Crazy Joe Simpson and Tina Simpson (her parents) as well as from Jessica's grandparents, an onlooker reports.

Tony Romo and Jessica Simpson: Hittin' it for real this time?

While Tony Romo previously denied that he is dating Jessica Simpson, insiders say the pair is definitely involved ... and are getting more serious.

Another report: Simpson showed up to watch him at his game Thanksgiving Day and referred to him as "my man" to friends, a source tells Us Weekly.

Earlier this year, Romo was linked to country star Carrie Underwood. More recently, he has supposedly been dating One Tree Hill star Sophia Bush.

Carrie has reportedly moved on to Gossip Girl star Chace Crawford - a Dallas native - but how does Sophia Bush feel about the Romo-Simpson rumor?

Stay tuned.

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