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Tale of the Tape: Alex Rodriguez vs. Derek Jeter

The Hollywood Gossip staff is proud to bring you Tale of the Tape, in which we break down prospective matchups within the celebrity world. The following battle has been brewing for years - and not just because of an on-field rivalry.

Since his trade to the Yankees in 2004, Alex Rodriguez has been a lightning rod (haha) for controversy, choking in the playoffs and boinking manly strippers. Star teammate Derek Jeter, meanwhile, just quietly does his (play) thing(s).

Posted in: Tale of the Tape
DeAnna Pappas and Jesse Csincsak Need a Nickname!

DeAnna Pappas and Jesse Csincsak Need a Nickname!

The Bachelorette star DeAnna Pappas and fiance Jesse Csincsak have announced a wedding date of May 9, 2009 - on their new wedding website!They're totally gonna beat Matt Grant and Shayne Lamas to the altar.What we're more interested in right now, though, is what to call this new couple. Every good celeb pairing needs its own nickname ...

JeAnna? Desse? Csappas? Papcsak? Something else? Chime in!

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John McCain Talks Viagra, Looks Like Baffled Grandfather

Arizona Senator and GOP presidential candidate John McCain laughed, then just froze after he was asked about his position on insurance companies that cover Viagra but not birth control pills. To put it mildly, it was extremely awkward.

"I certainly do not want to discuss that issue," McCain told the L.A. Times aboard his campaign bus, nicknamed the Straight Talk Express.

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Amy Winehouse Puts On a Show!

Amy Winehouse Puts On a Show!

Not of the musical variety either.

The troubled singer put on a special performance during visiting hours at Pentonville prison - current residence of Blake Fielder-Civil - on Thursday, reports celebrity gossip newspaper The Sun (UK) yesterday.

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Celebrity Baby Watch: Amanda Peet and Daughter

Celebrity Baby Watch: Amanda Peet and Daughter

Remember Amanda Peet? We didn't until this morning!Did you know she had a daughter? We reported on Frances' birth back in February 2007, though we sort of forgot about it until this morning.

That's when we came across Cookie magazine. We haven't the slightest clue about what Cookie magazine is, or why Amanda Peet is featured in it. But celebrity baby fans can't deny that she and Frances are darn cute...

Posted in: Celebrity Babies
Which Bachelor or Bachelorette Will Get Married First?

Which Bachelor or Bachelorette Will Get Married First?

So far, no Bachelor couple has made it to the altar (Bachelorette Trista Sutter has). But the show's latest lovebirds are determined to be first.

There is no wedding date set, she's a total basket case and he already moved out of her apartment in L.A., but a source close to Shayne Lamas (her dad, Lorenzo!) says she and Matt Grant remain on track for a wedding.

Posted in: The Bachelor
Cynthia Rodriguez Speaks Out

Cynthia Rodriguez Speaks Out

Cynthia Rodriguez is speaking out publicly for the first time since filing for divorce on Monday from Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez.

She still loves her husband, Rodriguez told New York Post columnist Cindy Adams. But his alleged infidelities - Joslyn Morse, Candice Houlihan, possibly Alicia Marie, and so on - had simply caused her too much pain.C-Rod, who is in Miami with her two small daughters while Alex remains in New York, revealed that her husband supported her leaving town when news of his alleged affair - of the heart, or otherwise - with Madonna.

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Lauren Conrad Fashion: Love it or ... Yowza!

Lauren Conrad Fashion: Love it or ... Yowza!

We've seen many interesting looks from the beautiful reality TV star and aspiring fashion designer Lauren Conrad, but this one ... wow!

Typically, The Hills star goes for conservative and classic fashions, but this week, she was at a West Hollywood club in a plunging white dress.

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Audrina Patridge Paid $5,000 an Hour ...

Audrina Patridge Paid $5,000 an Hour ...

... to do nothing! Man, and we thought Ashley Dupre was overpaid at $4,300 an hour. At least she had to service the Governor of New York State.

Turns out The Hills was just the beginning of Audrina's incredible fame for no real reason. Now the aspiring star is commanding huge hourly rates to well, show up at places and just stand there - and peeps are giving it up happily!

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