Morning Quickies: Jessica Simpson Selling Baby Photos For $800K

  • Jessica Simpson is reportedly selling the first baby photos of her newborn daughter Maxwell for $800,000 to People magazine. Of course she is. Take a page from Beyoncé, Jess: the classy thing to do is quietly post your baby pics on your own blog and not turn a profit. [Celebrity Cafe]
  • A former masseuse at New York City’s upscale Peninsula Hotel claims John Travolta was “blacklisted”  by male masseurs for alleged inappropriate behavior. Hotel officials refused to comment. Last week, three different men claimed that Travolta came onto them sexually. [Stupid Celebrities]
  • Read the adorable letter Beyoncé penned to her mama Tina Knowles for Mother’s Day. [PopCrush]
  • Jennifer Hudson’s estranged brother-in-law William Balfour has been found guilty of murdering her sister, mother and seven-year-old nephew in 2008. [Uptown Magazine]
  • “Modern Family” actress Sarah Hyland has revealed she’s suffered from kidney disease her whole life and received a kidney transplant from her father last month. [Celebuzz]
  • Louis CK is going to release a new comedy special on his web site for $5, but it’ll also air on FX. [BuzzFeed]
  • “The Avengers” Chris Hemsworth is a new dad! His wife, actress Elsa Pataky, gave birth to a daughter named India on Friday. Mazel tov! [Stupid Celebrities]
  • Lost an earring? (Yes, many.) Here’s some ideas on what to do when you’ve only got just one. [iVillage]
  • Uh oh: don’t tell PETA somebody dressed up this kitten like Pikachu. [Gurl]
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