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Another day, another date for John Mayer and Friday Night Lights star Minka Kelly! The pair grabbed lunch - and what looks to be some artwork - in West Hollywood on Tuesday. Take a look at Jinka in the photo below ...

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Our feelings on John Mayer at T.H. Gossip are well documented, and this love affair makes us more upset than O.J. Simpson after learning some dude is selling his memorabilia. But there might be a silver lining to this dark, big-headed cloud.

Since these two started dating a week or two ago, they've been staples on celebrity picture galleries all over the Internet. Hopefully this helps boost Minka Kelly's profile, as well as the show she's on, which is really great!

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According to London's The Sun, Britney Spears' aunt, Chanda McGovern, says that her family fears they will "turn on the TV and find out she is dead."

So she's not too concerned that her niece might die, just that she might learn about it on TV? It's true, that could really ruin a dinner party.

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Chanda McGovern told the British newspaper that she's worried Britney Spears' self-destructive behavior is nearing a breaking point. And apparently feels that getting lots of money by talking to a tabloid is a great way to help Brit out.

Seriously folks. We understand Matt Encinias getting to second base with Britney in a drunken haze and then selling out. But her aunt? Hey, at least she can pack lightly for her upcoming vacation - the weather's nice and hot in hell.

Speaking of which, you guys check out Reaper yet? Good show!

Anyway, here's what McGovern says about her niece: "We are worried things are going to spiral out of control... whether it be intentionally or accidental, there may be a drug overdose. We are worried about suicidal tendencies in her."

McGovern married Britney Spears' uncle 14 years ago. An 11-year-old Britney sang at their wedding. This was before she developed an aversion to pants.

Chanda McGovern confessed that her family has been pleading for her to take a break from L.A. and come back to her hometown of Kentwood, Louisiana.

"She has not got a backbone, a family member to help her... Her mother was her backbone. Since they've fallen out, everything has gone to hell."

McGovern says she wasn't surprised that an L.A. judge handed custody of Sean and Jayden, Spears' sons, over to their dad, Kevin Federline, on Monday.

"The kids came second and her party life has always come first, so it really wasn't a shock that the kids have been taken away from her."

McGovern, herself a mother of three, even expressed great disapproval over her 25-year-old niece's choice of underwear ... or, more accurately, lack thereof: "Not wearing panties is not something a true southern girl would do."

Well, at least this pathetic sellout relative got one thing right. Britney Spears, no underwear just ain't appropriate when you be gone clubbin'! Ding dang, girl!



You expect plenty of losers drama at an awards show designated specifically for reality TV stars, but Danny Bonaduce took it to another level entirely last night.

At the FOX Reality Channel Really Awards, the "Breaking Bonaduce" star hopped on stage, picked up the notorious Survivor contestant, Jonny Fairplay and body slammed him on his face, leaving him bloodied and toothless.

Survivor legend Jonny Fairplay was taken to the hospital in an ambulance after getting dropped on his face in a fight with an angry, insane Danny Bonaduce.

It was a sight to behold. Here's how and why it went down. Danny Bonaduce went on Adam Carolla's radio show today, explaining that he's "always been bugged by Jonny Fairplay," who lied on Survivor to win sympathy.

Danny Bonduce, therefore, had no problem stepping on stage to inform Fairplay that the crowd was booing him. Jonny Fairplay then jumped into Bonaduce's arms, and that's about when the Bonaduce beatdown occured.

Danny should probably save his "testimony" for a judge, seeing as he's now the suspect in a "felony battery report" or something along those lines. Maybe he can ask O.J. Simpson for the number of a good team of lawyers.

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No program or mindset has ever been installed in Britney Spears that makes her just want to stay home, clean the house, make a PBJ sandwich and watch The Hills sometimes.

This would also mean, you know, spending time with her sons.

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Britney's hard partying ways and relentless self-destructive path, Fox News notes in a recent editorial, leaves her prospects for regaining custody in doubt.

"She will always be a visitor now," sneered a source close to the case.

According to sources, Kevin Federline's camp filed motions last Friday to take the kids away from Britney Spears. Among other things, they claimed she hadn't made arrangements for mandatory counseling and drug testing.

Cited in the papers was the declaration of Britney's former bodyguard, Tony Barretto, who claimed he witnessed Spears parading around nude in front of her kids, doing drugs at a restaurant and having done crystal meth in a hotel.

Despite the fact that last week Britney Spears was described by the judge as a habitual drug user, the singer simply decided to ignore his opinion.

Instead of keeping her kids at home, quiet, warm and safe, she took them to a Malibu diner where celebrity news photographers hounded them. So great is Britney's need for public approbation that she pimped out the kids.

What made it worse was news that she was driving without a valid driver's license. Of course, a prior late night drinking champagne didn't help.

The big question is why? Why is she doing all this? And who is advising her? The answer? No one. She has no manager or publicist. She doesn't speak to her own mother, Lynne Spears, upon whom she served legal papers months ago.

That leaves her "cousin" Alli Sims â€" and that's another story.

Sources say that Alli Sims, who is not a close cousin of Britney, has set out to remake her own personal version of "All About Eve" or "Gaslight."

"She wants her own career as a singer," a source says. "She's ambitious and going after it. They recently played her demos up at the label and everyone loved them."

All this talk about Alli and her possible motives to see Britney fail makes us wonder who the pop star's actual friends - if there are any - might be.

And who in God's name is advising Spears to get drunk and drive around without a valid license, while using her kids as passengers no less?

This whole episode is eerily reminiscent of Anna Nicole Smith.

All the plot points in Smith's bizarre last year of life: the pregnancy, the death of her son, the scheming of her lawyer and companion, the rise of her personal shrink as her doctor, Anna's own death â€" look like a blueprint for Britney.

Someone should sober Britney Spears up quickly and make her read some of these stories, unless she wants to wind up a corpse.

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Who are the best dressed celebrities of 2007? How much should you spend on a trend? How do you mix high-end fashion with bargain line buys?

All of these answers and much, much more can be found in the new Us Weekly Style Issue, which has all of your must-have items for a perfect wardrobe.

Scarlett Johansson, Nude Dress

It's also got a terrific cover featuring the trio of beautiful stars of MTV's The Hills - Lauren Conrad, Audrina Patridge and Whitney Port! See below...

Guess Heidi Montag's publicist gave her the wrong photo shoot time.

The cast of The Hills dish on what's hot now and whose style has slipped, as well as where other hot young celebrities turn when they want to look their best.

Sounds like a must have for The Hills and celebrity fashion fans alike!

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Because everyone needs a temporary respite from news about the Britney Spears sex tape, custody battle, and slow-moving train wreck that has become her life, here's a really cute photo from the set of the Sex and the City movie!

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Stars of the former HBO hit show - Kim Cattrall (right), Sarah Jessica Parker and Cynthia Nixon - on the set of the Sex and the City movie, currently in production!

It looks like Carrie Bradshaw (Parker) is getting married in the new movie! OMG! That must have been a tough decision for this perpetual swinging single. We're very excited to watch this all unfold on the big screen in the near future.

Many funny Sex and the City quotes and cosmopolitans and discussions about men will be enjoyed on that night, let us tell you.

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If you thought things couldn't get any worse, or bizarre, in the life of Britney Spears, you obviously don't read enough celebrity news.

She's redefining the depths to which she sinks by the day. The latest? In Touch Weekly reporting that there is a new Britney Spears sex tape.

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A guy who met Britney Spears while she was on vacation in June tells In Touch that he made a graphic sex video of them and that it might become public.

The 28-year-old, who was living on Hawaii's Big Island at the time, says he left his camera rolling without Britney Spears' knowledge as he was going to town on her at the Four Seasons hotel on the Kona-Kohala Coast June 7.

Britney Spears was first the subject of sex tape rumors right after she and Kevin Federline split last winter. Now a new sex tape rumor is making the rounds.

So far, according to Perez Hilton, the only thing this new dude claims is holding him back from releasing the sex tape is disappointment in his own performance - he's too embarrassed to let the rest of the world see it!

It's alright, man. We can handle it. Besides, we're talking about sex with Britney Spears. You think she was sober enough to remember the details?

In Touch claims he met the mother of Sean Preston and Jayden James in the bar at 1 a.m., and that they partied together in Britney's room before hooking up.

"It was just normal sex, we didn't do anything crazy," he says. "It was a little disappointing. It lasted for 25 minutes and then we passed out."

So to sum up, we are talking about a Britney Spears sex tape in which she gets it on with some dude for 25 minutes and then falls asleep. Wow.

What do you think? Is this Britney Spears sex tape for real? It seems like a classic bogus piece of made-up celebrity gossip, but then again, considering who we're talking about here, you can't be sure it's bull$h!t by any means.

The real million-dollar question: With David Hans Schmidt now deceased, who's gonna get ahold of the tape and leak clips to the press as they shop it for seven figures? Rest in peace, big fella. You are already missed.



Thanks to his passionate, tearful and unintentionally hilarious appeal for celebrity gossip sites and people in general to back off Britney Spears (!), nut job Chris Crocker quickly became one of the train wreck singer's best-known fans.

The feeling is not mutual.

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The Tennessee native, who garnered instant fame after posting his "Leave Britney Alone!" YouTube video, rubs the pop princess the wrong way.

"Britney does not think Chris Crocker is funny," a Spears pal, possibly Sam Lufti, tells Us Weekly. "She thinks he's creepy and that his videos are an obvious attempt at fame. She finds it insulting and difficult to watch."

But Chris Crocker defends his teary online tribute.

"It was to give Britney fans a voice," he said. "There is nothing insulting there. It was for her fans to show our support."

Crocker was in L.A. promoting Onch Movement jewelry when he learned Spears lost custody of Sean Preston Federline, 2, and Jayden James Federline, 1.

But her #1 fan is confident that the situation is only temporary.

"My mom lost custody of me when she was younger and she got it back," says the outspoken Crocker. "She can always get it together. She's just not herself right now, it's a transitional time in her life. She's got time to change and she will."

Thanks, as always, for the words of infinite wisdom, Chris Crocker. It's a good thing this dude is getting his own reality show.

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After losing custody of Sean Preston and Jayden James and dropping them off with Kevin Federline, going tanning, and finally stopping by the DMV, the great Britney Spears checked into Beverly Hills' Peninsula Hotel.

Her friend Sam Lufti - best known for getting into a physical altercation while getting served in Spears' custody fight - was there, and tells Us Weekly that she remains optimistic about regaining custody of the boys soon.

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"She is doing okay," Sam Lufti said. "It has been a rough day. But she is feeling very optimistic about the future."

A source close to Britney Spears says her optimism comes from the fact the Monday decision to give K-Fed custody was merely the result of scheduling conflicts that kept Spears from showing up for court-mandated drug testing.

Some of our staff members know from experience that it's hard to find the time to give a blood sample twice a week in between all the trips to the DMV, tanning salons and various nightclubs that a person must make.

"There were scheduling conflicts and errors in communication as to times and places for drug tests, et cetera, but they're all squared away now," the source says. "Britney is hoping a judge will reverse the order as of Wednesday, now that she is making steps to follow through on what they have asked."

Sam Lufti, who took Britney Spears to the DMV to, at long last, get her a valid California license has been taking care of the scheduling for the troubled singer.

"Sam Lufti is arranging for Britney's drug tests. He's getting her back on track. Everyone is optimistic about her regaining custody," says a source.

Still, another friend of Spears' has a different story about the 25-year-old slow moving train wreck pop-star's mindset, saying: "She's so scared. For Britney, [losing Sean and Jayden] was her realest moment ever... She doesn't know what to do."

The concerned friend adds, "She is going hit an all time low."

And this celebrity gossip site will be there to cover it.

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A jury has just awarded a staggering $11.6 million in damages to Anucha Browne Sanders, the former New York Knicks executive who claimed Isiah Thomas, the NBA legend and the franchise's awful coach, sexually harassed her.

The jury in the $10 million sexual harassment lawsuit deliberated for a little over two days before deciding overwhelmingly in favor of Anucha Browne Sanders.

The case, which has gripped New York City, painted a picture of the Knicks' front office and their coach, as well as Madison Square Garden as a whole, as a place where sexism and crude language were part of the routine.

Anucha Browne Sanders, a married mother of three and a former basketball star at Northwestern University, testified that Isiah Thomas called her a "bitch" and a "ho" when she began working for the team, and making unwanted advances.

At one point, Anucha Browne Sanders says Isiah Thomas than began encouraging her to visit him "off site." We're guessing that's not kosher.

Thomas vehemently denied all of Browne Sanders' allegations, with his attorneys going to great lengths to portray her as incompetent.

Thomas did acknowledge, however, that he tried to kiss her in December 2005, and that he responded with "No love today?" as she recoiled.

Madison Square Garden President Steve Mills said he spoke with Isiah Thomas about the incident and was told it wouldn't happen again.

First Michael Vick, then O.J. Simpson again and now Isiah Thomas. It's just not the best month for professional athletes making the news. Except Derek Jeter. That man is on fire - with the baseball bat, and with the ladies!

In other crazy Isiah news, how about that Isaiah Washington getting axed from Grey's Anatomy and finding a new home on Bionic Woman! We give him five episodes until he is asked to leave that hit series as well.