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I am a senior staff writer at THG and a big fan of Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Robert Pattinson. I believe Kim Kardashian is bad for society, but great for attention, and that The Real Housewives should all be banned from existence.
Phil Mickelson Apologizes for California Tax Comments

Phil Mickelson Apologizes for California Tax Comments

Phil Mickelson made headlines this week, but not for draining any high-pressured birdie putts or choking away another Major.

Instead, on Sunday, the popular golfer stepped into the contentious world of politics, complaining to the press about Proposition 30, the state measure passed last year in California that raises the tax burden on wealthy individuals.

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American Idol in Charlotte: Best of the Rest

American Idol in Charlotte: Best of the Rest

Because we can't hand Seretha Guinn the American Idol Season 12 title just yet, let's take a look at what other contestants stood out in Charlotte last night, shall we?

There was Brian Rittenberry, whose wife recently defeated Stage 4 cancer and whose "Let It Be" earned him a ticket to Hollywood.

Posted in: American Idol
Nicki Minaj Storms Off American Idol Set

Nicki Minaj Storms Off American Idol Set

The tension between American Idol judges finally spilled over last night, as Nicki Minaj got fed up with her fellow panelists' reaction to a contestant.

It all went down after Summer Cunningham tried to explain what kind of singer she wanted to be, irritating Keith Urban a bit with the comment that she "tried the country thing."

Posted in: Nicki Minaj
Taylor Swift as Rapunzel: First Look!

Taylor Swift as Rapunzel: First Look!

In real life, Taylor Swift continues to dream of that fairytale romance.

But in pretend life, no fantasizing is necessary for this singer, as she's featured in Annie Leibovitz' ongoing Disney Dream Portraits series.

Posted in: Taylor Swift
Alexandra del Pilar, Manti Te'o Ex, Backs Linebacker Story

Alexandra del Pilar, Manti Te'o Ex, Backs Linebacker Story

Score another point for Manti Te'o in his battle to prove that he had nothing to do with fooling America into thinking he had a girlfriend.

In an interview with People, Alexandra del Pilar - who dated the Notre Dame linebacker for two months in late 2012 - says Te'o often referenced Lennay Kekua and acted every bit like someone who believed she died of leukemia on September 12.

Posted in: Manti Te'o