Big Bird Biggest Star Of Presidential Debate

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 4, 2012 - 10:20 am
  • Big Bird was trending on Twitter during last night’s debate, after Mitt Romney said he would cut funding for PBS. Check out the Twitter account @FiredBigBird — really funny and, well, sad. [Fired Big Bird]
  • Shakira has confirmed that she is having a baby boy. Little Shakiro? Congrats! [PopCrush]
  • Rihanna and Chris Brown were spotted together at Jay-Z’s show last night in Brooklyn. Why the hell is Chris Brown even allowed to attend a Jay-Z show? Can’t Hova ban him or something? [Uptown]
  • Ryan Seacrest is speaking out about the epic fight between new “American Idol” judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey, calling their feud “intense,” but also admitting their dynamic is just what the show needs. I mean … I’ll be watching. [The Celebrity Cafe]
  • Meanwhile, Keith Urban says he plays the role of the United Nations in the feud between Nicki and Mariah. Not sure he’s doing such an effective job? [People]
  • The boys, er, men of Hanson have nine children between them. Let’s get to know the MMMTots! [Popdust]
  • Nicole Kidman refused to say the n-word written into the script for her new movie “Paperboy,” saying, “I have a son who is African American. I just didn’t feel it was right.” [Us Weekly]
  • Speaking of Nicole Kidman, she told the Australian magazine Who that she never spoke to Katie Holmes after her divorce from their mutual ex Tom Cruise. [Who]
  • Jon Hamm’s bulge is back and more bulging than ever. [The Superficial]
  • Advice for escaping from an awful first date. [A New Mode]