THG Week in Review: July 24-31, 2010

THG Week in Review: July 24-31, 2010

Welcome to The Hollywood Gossip's Week in Review.

Below, our staff members take a look back on the last seven days in celebrity news and rumors - and we've certainly got a lot to talk about.

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Oksana Grigorieva Speaks on Mel Gibson Tapes: "I Was in Fear For My Life"

Oksana Grigorieva Speaks on Mel Gibson Tapes: "I Was in Fear For My Life"

Breaking her silence for the first time since the now-infamous Mel Gibson tapes were leaked, Oksana Grigorieva says she recorded him because she feared for her life, and that his response (or lack thereof) amounts to a trivializing of domestic violence.

Oksana told her unofficial mouthpiece Radar Online all about the custody fight for daughter Lucia, Gibson's vile rants and the disturbing abuse photos.

Posted in: Mel Gibson
Awesome Lindsay Lohan Fan Ambushes Lawyer

Awesome Lindsay Lohan Fan Ambushes Lawyer

It's been a busy week at Lynwood Correctional Facility, the women's prison lucky enough to count Lindsay Lohan among its residents for 10 days and counting.

Yesterday, Lindsay's mom Dina visited with sister Ali, lamenting that her daughter is just a common criminal in the eyes of Lynwood guards and administrators.

Posted in: LOL
Sandra Bullock Wants Off Gulf Coast PSA

Sandra Bullock Wants Off Gulf Coast PSA

Sandra Bullock is demanding that Gulf Coast restoration activists erase footage of her from a recent PSA because of its links to ... the oil and gas industry.

The star learned that the Be the One video, created by Women of the Storm's Restore the Gulf campaign, is sponsored by America's Wetland Foundation.

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Jersey Shore Season Two Premiere Recap: Gym, Tan, Smush, Huh?

Jersey Shore Season Two Premiere Recap: Gym, Tan, Smush, Huh?

The greatness/awfulness that is Jersey Shore is back. As advertised, Season 2 features a new shore (pity Miami Beach), but the same crazy. And then some.

We were concerned that the cast's celebrity status would diminish the show's luster, but the genuineness of these characters (for better or worse) was there.

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Katie Holmes Pregnant (Tabloid Falsely Implies)!

Katie Holmes may be ready for baby #2, but it ain't happening anytime soon. Don't let the cover below fool you, this is just boilerplate Life & Style crap.

If you actually read the article, it cites as "evidence" this quote: "It's just fabulous," she told Life & Style at an NYC screening of The Extra Man July 19.

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