American Idol took a trip to the 1980s last night, as the remaining finalists might as well have broken out their neon tube socks and stonewashed jeans.

Phillip Phillips did neither, of course. He simply unleashed another strong performance on viewers with his take on "That's All" by Genesis.

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Another game, another set of monster dunks by Blake Griffin. Maybe his best?

A hotly-anticipated game between L.A.'s Lakers and Clippers had barely gotten started last night when Griffin wowed the Staples Center crowd - and everyone else on Twitter - with a high-flying putback slam over Lakers power forward Pau Gasol.

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Burger King is no longer in the fast food business with Mary J. Blige.

The chain has pulled a controversial ad from the airwaves, citing a music licensing issue, but causing many to wonder if it gave in to pressure from critics who believe the spot is an insult to African-Americans.

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Infamous 2008 nemeses Katie Couric and Sarah Palin went head to head on the morning show circuit Tuesday, with Couric filling in on Good Morning America and Sarah guest hosting Today with Matt Lauer (after being interviewed by him one-on-one).

Bristol Palin predicted "a pretty big bump the ratings" for her mom. Was she right?

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Rihanna, in the new issue of Elle, has a message for all haters giving her a hard time about collaborating with Chris Brown again: She could give a flying ...

Yeah. Despite a shocking attack suffered at the hands of her then-boyfriend, Rihanna recorded new music - two remixes - with Brown earlier this year.

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Ladies and gentlemen, we have a Jimpson sighting! A Senner sighting? Kody, perhaps?

Either way... Kylie Jenner and Cody Simpson totally went on a date this week! The young couple was snapped by paparazzi outside The Grove in Los Angeles, exiting a showing of 21 Jump Street. It's unknown at this time how the pair felt about this Jonah Hill comedy.

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