Carrie Prejean: Chosen By God

Carrie Prejean: Chosen By God

Speaking at the Values Voters Summit in Washington Friday, the former Miss California Carrie Prejean suggested that “God had a plan for me that day” when she voiced her opinion on gay marriage ... during the 2009 Miss USA contest.

Yes. God told her to voice opposition to same sex marriage, at a beauty pageant, on national television. He works in mysterious ways sometimes.

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Best of Celebrity Pictures: September 12-18, 2009

Best of Celebrity Pictures: September 12-18, 2009

Welcome, readers of The Hollywood Gossip, to a little feature we like to call the Best of Celebrity Pictures. This is when our staff takes a look back at some of the best celebrity pictures of the past week. Maybe that was kind of obvious.

Anyway, click to enlarge the funny, random and risque images below, then follow the jump for lots more quality celeb photos the last seven days ...

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Which Was the Worst Celebrity Meltdown?

September has been a wild month for bizarre, inappropriate outbursts and YouTube Hall of Fame moments, ranging from music to sports and even politics.

Which was the worst meltdown of them all? Let's review the contenders:

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Pink in Concert: Sexy or Scary?

Pink in Concert: Sexy or Scary?

After a record-breaking run abroad, Pink has brought her "Funhouse" tour to the U.S. It's a show that's one part Britney Spears, one part Lady Gaga and one part uniquely Pink, blending passion, glitz, glamor, music and crazy stunts.

She's even playing hurt!

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Rush Limbaugh: Pro-Segreation, Anti-Gay

Rush Limbaugh: Pro-Segreation, Anti-Gay

Say what you will about Rush Limbaugh (and we have a feeling you will have no shortage of things to say), the conservative radio host does not mince words.

Rush devoted much of one of his shows this week to a tragic incident where a white teenager was beaten up on a school bus by an African-American teenager.

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Jay-Z: Kanye West is Just "Passionate"

The only person yet to weigh in on Kanye West's Taylor Swift ambush at the MTV VMAs has finally said his piece, thanks to a BBC Radio 1 DJ who got ahold of him.

"It's an awards show," Jay-Z said, dismissing the controversy surrounding his collaborator and good friend Kanye. "He's just a super passionate person."

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Celebrity Hair Affair: Katharine McPhee

Celebrity Hair Affair: Katharine McPhee

Back in the day, Katharine McPhee finished second on American Idol (believe it or not, Chris Daughtry lost to both her and Taylor Hicks) and was known for her gorgeous looks as well as her musical talent. Term used semi-loosely.

Who knows what she's up to nowadays ... besides dying her hair! The singer debuted a new blond bob last night at the Ann Taylor runway show in NYC.

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