Joseph Wurzelbacher, a.k.a. Joe the Plumber, the man who sparred with then-candidate Barack Obama during the 2008 campaign, is running for U.S. Congress.

Plumber filed papers with the Federal Election Commission to run for Congress in Ohio's Ninth District, and will soon launch an official "Joe for Congress 2012" site.

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One of our favorite stars went to Knott's Scary Farm in Buena Park, Calif., this weekend. We only know because she Tweeted a photo of herself there!

Otherwise, who would recognize her with a skeleton face painted on. "Be honest with me," she asked her legions of Twitter fans, "Do I look tired?"

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Don't hate Miranda Kerr too much, ladies.

But the super model wife of Orlando Bloom gave birth under a year ago... and yet you'd never know it by ogling the following pictures, which we snapped by Simon Lekias and are featured in this month's Harper's Bazaar Australia:

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In a move that cynics around the world will somehow find an issue with, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have made another sizable donation.

The couple has given $340,000 to a Somali aid group whose goal is to expand health services to women and children in that nation's capital, as a recent famine has placed nearly one million citizens there in danger is starvation.

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