Jenna Bush Hager Is Knocked Up

  • Jenna Bush Hager is pregnant with her first little Republican. This will be the first grandchild for George W. and Laura Bush. Mazel tov! [People]
  • Ravi Shankar, an Indian sitarist, friend of the Beatles, and father of Norah Jones, died yesterday at 92. [Huffington Post]
  • A blind item from Blind Gossip is claiming that Taylor Swift got pregnant by John Mayer back when they were dating and had an abortion. This, anti-abortion folks, is why abortion needs to stay legal: JOHN MAYER. [Evil Beet Gossip]

  • Lady Gaga has been threatened with arrest and a $50,000 fine for speaking out in support of gay rights at a St. Petersburg concert. The same thing happened to Madonna over the summer when she spoke up for gay rights while in Russia, too. [Queerty]
  • Does “Homeland” glamorize torture? [Flavorwire]
  • Dita Von Teese launches a retro dress collection and I’m going to cry all morning because I can’t have every single one. [The Gloss]
  • Kate Middleton is being credited with “bringing back” pantyhose and making it “chic” again. Um, pantyhose will never be chic. [Women’s Wear Daily]
  • Fuck, marry, kill: “The Hobbit” edition. Hmm, this should be interesting … [Next Movie]
  • … and here’s a “Hobbit” dwarf identification flow chart for people who care about such things. [The Mary Sue]
  • Did you see the giant rubber ducky floating down London’s River Thames? [Socialite Life]

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