Nicole Richie and Joel Madden recently made an offer on a home in a posh, gated Southern California community only to be denied by the would-be neighbors.

When Nicole Richie got the news that she and her fiance and rocker baby-daddy were denied by residents who were concerned about celebrity news photographers hovering around their homes, "Nicole was livid because she loved the house," a source tells Us Weekly. "She thinks it's a BS reason, but she couldn't fight it."

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Donda West, the mother and onetime manager of rapper Kanye West, died Saturday in Los Angeles.

No other details are available at this time.

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Yup, the headline pretty much tells you all there is to know. This SNL Digital Short starring Andy Samberg - the genius who brought you "D!ck in a Box" and "Iran So Far" - may be the dumbest thing you've ever seen, but at the same time, it's really hard not to laugh. Great cameos by Jon Bon Jovi and the Foo Fighters too!

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9s6OfalRWQ[/youtube]

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Welcome back, celebrity gossip and news fans, to The Hollywood Gossip Caption Contest, a fun Friday tradition. Let's take a look at who won this week's.

As usual, this week's Caption Contest yielded some classic replies, which isn't a shock, given Zac Efron's mad skillz. Ultimately, we named Amanda the winner.

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It's been a long time since we came across a Simon Monjack picture, and the staff here at The Hollywood Gossip can't help but be surprised at this photo.

Why? Because apparently, his wife, Brittany Murphy, still has her money! Who would have expected our man Con-jack to stick with her a whole six months!

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