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Has Britney Spears found love... in rehab!?

Hard as it may seem to believe (and we don't), some gossip publications are reporting just that. Britney Spears supposedly met Jason Filyaw (pictured) at an AA meeting this past week.

One More Time!

The 33-year-old is, according to his MySpace page, lead guitarist of a band called Riva.

Since meeting Jason Filyaw, Britney Spears apparently calls him constantly and her pet names for him include Mr. Secret Underground Guy and J-Sun.

Who can blame Mr. Filyaw for falling head over heels for the gal. Everyone loves an insane, bulimic chick with two kid, two ex-husbands and a shaved head.

A source, who is definitely not made up, says:

"Britney adores Jason. He's been a tower of strength for her at the lowest point in her life. She's convinced Jason can help while she's in rehab because, as an alcoholic, he's been through the same thing."

She's supposedly so serious about him that sources are saying she plans to move him into her house once she gets out of rehab.

Doubtful. Tower of strength? This clown is in rehab too! Never mind the fact that one of the primary rules of any rehab is celibacy. Come on. This guy clearly doesn't have what it takes to be the next Isaac Cohen.

In other Britney Spears news, London's The Sun is reporting that she's planning to leave rehab two-days early - to attend Kevin Federline's birthday bash.

Her family, everyone at Promises and probably even Jayden James wants her to stay, but she insists she'll be fine. We all know how this is gonna go.

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And this time, it's not because of any nude pics.

Rather, it's became Britney Spears, her short-lived BFF Paris Hilton and many others have been hitting the crack pipe pretty hard these days.

Lindsay Lohan Plastic Surgery?

Okay, so they're probably not on crack. Well, Pete Doherty is, but not the lovely ladies listed above. We think. Nonetheless, drug and alcohol abuse have become so commonplace among celebrities that it's almost become publicly accepted.

Just look at Tara Conner or Lindsay Lohan, a couple of cuties who have partied their brains out and weren't even of legal age to drink.

Not to mention all the drugs Lohan takes. Chick is seriously strung out.

An Us Weekly source recalls a wild, crazy New Year's party in Miami, Florida, frequented by more than a few notable celebrities:

"There were lines of coke on the table, weed everywhere. It was insane. It was a very free atmosphere. Coke is so not a big deal for young stars in Hollywood. It's like having a drink."

In short, drug arrests and problems aren't just for Snoop Dogg anymore.

Remember when a trip to rehab used to be a career-threatening PR nightmare? Well, nowadays, celebrities openly disclose their drug use in interviews - and not just the more notable party animals we've already discussed.

Fergie has been candid about her former crystal meth addiction, while John Mayer actually gave Rolling Stone an interview while puffing on a marijuana vaporizer. Justin Timberlake has also been up front about dabbling in many illegal substances.

Who will be the next star busted for drugs (and we're not talking about hGH, Sly Stallone)? What does this suggest about our infatuation with celebrities and their sub-culture? We have no clue. But we can promise you this, Gossip readers:

We will be here, at this address, reporting it ever step of the way.

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Things just go from bad to worse in the life of Britney Spears these days.

While the beleaguered pop princess is holed up in rehab, celebrity snipers are reportedly gearing up to bid on nude pictures of the fading star's bare ass and more.

Pretty Brit

You know, standard. Nothing that we haven't seen before. But still.

The asking price for the shots - which show Britney partying with two dancers (and swapping clothes with each) at New York's nightclub One on February 12 - currently hovers at $150,000.

But even more damaging is video footage that may follow.

Britney's dancer buddies are supposedly telling friends that the club let them go when management discovered an incriminating security video of them doing some serious partying with the mother of Jayden James and Sean P.

"The manager said there was a tape of them," said an inside source.

"Both the girls cried about it when they got fired, but they didn't deny it."

A rep for the club claims the dancers were "absolutely not fired" and that there weren't any cameras in the area behind the coat check where Spears and her new friends went to change into fishnets and bikinis, right around the time she was getting dumped by Isaac Cohen over the phone.

But a spy insists, "Yes there are. There's a camera above the office back there that can see that whole room."

Said another source:

"If that thing goes on the Internet, there's going to be big trouble. It might be what they need to take [Spears'] kids away from her."

After suffering a complete nervous breakdown, Cue Ball was nearly sued for sole custody by estranged husband Kevin Federline before getting her crazy ass into rehab for the third time.

However, if these nude pics of Britney are real, it's hard to see how that hurts Spears' custody claim at this point. After all, FedEx has been supportive, by and large - and what about her really comes as a shock anymore?

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The tabloids are buzzing that Britney Spears has confessed to doctors that she has been suffering from an eating disorder, bulimia, since age 16.

We love to joke about eating disorders. Especially as they pertain to Kate Bosworth. But such an admission from a star of Spears' magnitude is nothing short of stunning.

Lookin' Good and Casual

According to reports, the troubled 25-year-old singer tearfully told rehab staff - already treating her for drug and alcohol abuse - that she "pigs out" on junk food such as burgers, sweets, biscuits and ice cream then makes herself vomit to avoid putting on weight.

Britney Spears' nine-year nightmare has reportedly been confirmed by a senior source at the elite Promises rehab center in Malibu, California.

She entered the joint last month after shaving her head at a salon.

"Doctors are alarmed at the physical state she is in," said the inside source. "They confronted her about her desperately unhealthy lifestyle and the truth came pouring out."

Britney said she managed to stop the awful habit during her two pregnancies.

However, as soon as Sean Preston and Jayden James were born, she began the unhealthy cycle again in an effort to lose her added baby weight.

On top of her alcohol and alleged cocaine use, the bulimia turned her into a "human train wreck," according to the source, who added:

"When she came here she was shaking and baking. Her whole body was wracked by spasms and she was hot one minute, freezing cold the next. Her first week in detox was hell. She was a total mess but slowly she's pulling through."

Dietary specialists at Promises are currently working with the doctors to help the estranged wife of Kevin Federline with the eating disorder, which was discovered when specialists realized why her medications were not working.

The source adds:

"For the first few days, she'd take tablets, then go off and eat breakfast or lunch. She was throwing the whole lot up, so, naturally, her medications weren't working. Now the medical experts know why, her progress should pick up a little speed."

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The most recent man in Britney Spears' life says her decision to check into rehab came as a shock to him. But he supports her, which is cool.

"I was definitely surprised that she went into rehab," "actor" and "model" Isaac Cohen told People Friday at a hot party for Cubavera Sportswear at California's Glendale Galleria Macy's.

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"I didn't feel it had to come to [her checking into rehab], but you know, if that's what it takes and if that's what she needs."

First, Jason Alexander weighed in, Now it's Cohen, 25, who hasn't spoken to Spears in a month, since he divulged intimate details about their short-lived relationship to Britain's News of the World. Don't expect her to be calling, either.

We understand the desire to get paid big bucks, but if a true gentleman doesn't kiss and tell, what does that make Cohen? This supposedly nice guy told a newspaper details of repeatedly banging a depressed Britney senseless as she was still reeling from her split with Kevin Federline.

Little Jayden James will no doubt love reading that account someday in the family scrapbook. Still, Cohen thinks Britney made a smart choice by checking herself into rehab for treatment.

"It's the best thing for her, her children," he said. "For everyone around her, actually. She's a strong girl and I really feel that she'll be okay."

Spears and Cohen were first spotted together in January, boating off Marina del Rey.

They broke up a month later in a split his rep called "very amicable."

But Cohen still thinks about Spears, and he told People he wants her to know one thing: "You and your family are in my prayers."

Sure thing, Ike. Advice to Britney - if you're looking for someone to save you, forget about this clown. Give Timbaland a call.

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Ever since the hottest kiss ever, Madonna and Britney Spears have been inexorably linked in the minds of the public.

It's only fitting, then, that the pop star was caught taking off in her Escalade ESV without buckling her 17-month-old son.

Britney Spears and Jayden

Wait, which star are we talking about? The adopted mother of 17-month-old David Banda or troubled train wreck mom of Sean Preston (also 17 months)?

Amazingly, it's the 48-year-old Madonna who jeopardized her adopted son's life and provided The Hollywood Gossip amusement in this case.

There was no car seat," a source says. "She sat in the middle row, and they left with David on her lap."

Reps for the legendary singer/children's book author tell Us Weekly that "proper protection and security measures are always taken for Madonna's children."

No word on whether Madonna's rep also said Jason Wahler is a model citizen.

Rumor has it that Jayden James is already freaking that he's going to get dropped or abandoned at some point soon. We all know that Britney's lost her mind, so we don't blame him - but at least a sane Kevin Federline is taking care of the little tyke.

One would think that after raising three kids, finding spiritual enlightenment, and witnessing Britney Spears' amazing public crotch shot meltdown, Madonna would have it all figured out.

Apparently not. All we know is that these two need to make out again.

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Britney Spears may have her share of critics, and the depressed, fallen pop star certainly has addictions and other personal issues to address.

But she's still got people in her corner. Estranged husband Kevin Federline has been trying to get her help for weeks, and has stood by her in rehab.

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Now, we can count producer Timbaland and his BFF, Brit's former boyfriend Justin Timberlake, among those who want to help the bald and beleaguered star resurrect her career.

Timbaland (right) has approached Timberlake about working with Spears on a comeback project, and her ex has agreed to lend a hand.

The rapper and producer - real name Timothy Mosley - tells Entertainment Weekly magazine, "I feel her pain, it really bothers me.

"I'm the type of person who tries to save the world," he said. "I just want to take her away, go overseas, and work (it) out."

Save the world? Isn't that a little extreme? Wanting to help the mother of Jayden James is nice and all, but it doesn't exactly make you Bono, Timbaland. Come on.

In any case, Timbaland says he invited Timberlake, whom he calls his "best friend," to work with him to help Spears.

"I asked Justin," Timbaland recalls. "'How would you feel about me working with Britney?' I had to ask him that. I said, 'Would you do it with me?'"

JT, who has been publicly supportive of his ex, agreed on one condition:

"She's just gotta be serious."

No stipulations about a dick in a box, fortunately.

Spears, has clearly lost her mind over the past few months, is seeking treatment at a drug and rehabilitation center in California after two prior failed efforts to get clean.

"I just want to hold her hand," Timbaland said. "I want her to be in my camp, to be around Justin. I need Justin to talk to her. Help her, please!"

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Britney Spears has been in rehab for two weeks.

Which is good. But doctors are still concerned about her condition.

Sparkle Pants

"They're in shock at what bad shape she's in," says an insider.

Another source says that since Spears checked in to Promises Treatment Center in Malibu, Calif., on February 21 (for the second time, after bailing after 24 hours the first time), the troubled singer "has been getting in tons of trouble."

In fact, the 25-year-old mother of Sean Preston and Jayden James has been formally reprimanded for making cellphone calls, has left the facility to shop, and now she wants to leave rehab for good.

"She's convinced she's suffering from postpartum depression and does not think she has an alcohol or drug problem," the source says.

"She's angry at her family and her manager, Larry Rudolph, for pressuring her to enter the program. She feels she was ambushed."

Never mind that Kevin Federline and the rest of the family members who "ambushed" Brit are worried sick about her - and her infant children.

However, according to another reformed wild child, Courtney Love, whether or not Britney Spears gets better is entirely up to Britney Spears:

"You don't stop until you want to stop," Love said. "You can't make someone stop."

The fact that Courtney Love and Daniel Baldwin are offering advice to our girl is somewhat amusing to T.H. Gossip. But hey, they mean well.

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Britney Spears spent the weekend battling her demons at Promises Treatment Center in Malibu amid reports that she's wavering in her treatment.

Some, such as London's News of the World, have even suggested that Britney has written "666" on her forehead, is now referring to herself as the anti-Christ and is contemplating suicide. We're guessing that's a tad extreme, and the pop star is merely battling depression and addiction.

Taking Britney on a Date

Her cousin, Alli, was on hand to offer support, staying overnight on Friday and dropping by for visits on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

The 25-year-old singer left the facility to visit a friend's apartment in Culver City Thursday to pick up a bag of new clothes that were purchased for her from the boutique Intuition, and attended an AA meeting off-site. But she's been on the premises ever since.

Nevertheless, a source says that the Spears family - namely mom Lynne and sister Jamie Lynn Spears - is worried about Britney's progress in rehab.

"They hope that Britney will stay at Promises for a month, but they're nervous she might not last that long," an insider said.

Meanwhile, Britney's estranged husband, Kevin Federline, traveled to Las Vegas for an appearance at Revolution in The Mirage Hotel & Casino.

FedEx left his two sons, 17-month-old Sean Preston Federline and 5-month-old Jayden James Federline, in the care of Lynne Spears.

Sporting a shaved head that matches that of his newly shorn wife, Federline arrived at the club at 12:15 a.m. The group, including Federline's brother, Chris, his wife and several friends, drank while K-Fed smoked and did a shot as the DJ played several of his songs.

Spies say K-Fed was on his best behavior, flirting with a waitress or two and posing for pictures with the club's dancers, but making sure not to spend too much time with the ladies.

At 3:45 a.m., FedEx & Company gathered their belongings and disappeared into the night. We can only imagine the whole gang rolled over to Antonella Barba's luxury suite. Just kidding.

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Music mogul Simon Cowell has blasted troubled stars Britney Spears and Robbie Williams for checking into rehab, insisting they have no idea of what hard life really is.

The outspoken American Idol judge recently visited an impoverished nation, and after witnessing the horrific conditions people are forced to live in, he believes Spears and Williams' problems pale in comparison.

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Spears, who appears to have lost her mind, is currently in Promises in Malibu, Calif., following months of hard drinking and partying, while Williams is seeking treatment for an addiction to painkillers at The Meadows clinic in Arizona.

"This whole thing is a total indulgence. Britney and Robbie Williams need to get a grip," Cowell said. "I don't know what's going on in Britney's head, but my attitude is I couldn't care less. She should go back and live with her mum for six months."

"I went to a deprived part of the world recently... It really opened my eyes. You can feel sorry for yourself over the smallest things, but then you look at the world and you think, 'I've got nothing to complain about.'

"So when I hear about the Robbies and the Britneys checking into rehab, I think, 'I'll tell you what rehab is. Go to where I just went, where people are really suffering, and then you'll see just how good your life is.'

"I mean Britney Spears is not working in a coal mine is she? You are whisked to the studio in a very large limo, you are flown around in private jet, everyone will agree with you, and physically making an album is a doddle."

As usual, Simon hit the nail on the head. Much like when he came to defense of Antonella Barba. His comments about Britney may seem harsh, but hey, the truth hurts sometimes.

There's no doubt Britney could use six months out of the public eye, just spending time with Sean Preston and Jayden James. Don't hate Simon for saying what we're all thinking.