Morning Quickies: Pippa Middleton Slammed For “Cashing In” With Book Deal

  • $1.5 million does seem like an awful lot of money for a book about party-planning, especially in this economy. Do you think Pippa Middleton is grossly cashing in on her newfound fame? Or is she allowed to make bank on a book deal because she is famous now? [Us Weekly]
  • Justin Bieber says he has “never met” Mariah Yeater, the 20-year-old California woman who filed a paternity lawsuit against him to prove he is the father of her three-month-old son. “I know that I’m going to be a target, but I’m never going to be a victim,” Biebs said, which is such a great way to look at it. [People]
  • Lady Gaga is launching a non-profit anti-bullying foundation to promote “bravery and kindness” called Born This Way. LOVE HER. []
  • The new James Bond girl has been cast and her name is Berenice Marlohe. Here are five things to know about her. [Crushable]
  • Kim Kardashian’s former publicist is throwing shade, which may be titillating gossip but it’s nevertheless really sucky to kick someone when she is down. [Crushable]
  • Will Vera Wang still go ahead with her line of Kim Kardashain-inspired wedding dresses? [New York Observer]
  • Five reasons “Daria” should come back on MTV instead of “Beavis & Butthead.” Fashion club, anyone? [Nerve]
  • Nerd camp saved this girl’s life. [xoJane]
  • How to explain gay rights to an idiot. [Buzzfeed]
  • If you don’t want to get anything done today and just sit at your desk squealing “SQUEE!”, then look at this. [The Clearly Dope]
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