Gabby Douglas Was “Isolated” At Gym, Called A “Slave”

  • In her upcoming interview with Oprah, Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas says she was “bullied” and “isolated” at her Virginia Beach gym for being black and was even called a “slave.” But her gym, Excalibur Gymnastics, denied the claims and called Gabby’s comments “hurtful” and “without merit.” Err, I think she would know what happened to her, guys. [iVillage]
  • Super-weird new couple alert: Russell Brand is dating Geri Halliwell from the Spice Girls after dumping Isabella Brewster. The two reportedly met while working on the London Olympics Closing Ceremony. [Stupid Celebrities]
  • Lindsay Lohan and her assistant are officially LAPD suspects in the case of $100,000 worth of stolen sunglasses and watches from a friend’s Hollywood home. [Socialite Life]
  • Flight of the Conchords have reunited (!) for a single called “Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)” to raise money for a New Zealand charity, Cure Kids, which helps chidlren with deadly diseases. [The FW]
  • Miley Cyrus will be guest starring on “Two And A Half Men” this fall, hopefully not as anyone’s extremely young sexual conquest. [PopCrush]
  • Pretty blonde lady uterus update: Maria Sharapova is not pregnant. [NBC Sports]
  • A civil rights group in Togo, Africa, wants women to go on a sex strike with their husbands. But do sex strikes ever work? [Slate]
  • The lawyer for the three members of Pussy Riot who were sentenced to two years in prison for staging a public protest (“hooliganism”) against President Putin is appealing the decision. [AP]
  • There might be a lion on the loose in Essex, UK. Or it might just be a pet cat named Teddy Bear. [Sky UK]

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