Magic Johnson & Wife Support Their Gay Son E.J. “One Million Percent”

  • Earlier this week, the world met Earvin Johnson III, gay son of basketball star Magic Johnson, who came out publicly by walking around Los Angeles with his boyfriend. Magic has told TMZ that he and his wife Cookie support his son “one million percent” and that when he son came out, “I told him, Hey, we are here to support you, man. We’re going to love you no matter who you are, what you do. We just want you to love yourself.” Aww! Every gay kid should be so lucky to have parents like that. [TMZPeople]
  • Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s new memoir will be published next year and will cover the Arab Spring and the death of Osama bin Laden. [The Wrap]
  • Christopher Abbott, who plays Allison Williams’ boyfriend Charlie on “Girls,” has “abruptly left the show” because he’s been “butting heads” with creator and star Lena Dunham. [Page Six]
  • “Saturday Night Live” star Nasim Pedrad might be leaving the cast, as she’s signed on to appear in a sitcom by John Mulaney, a writer for the show. [A.V. Club]
  • Ten status symbols Gen Y girls grew up with. Oh man, I wanted the life-size American Girl doll clothes so bad. [BuzzFeed]
  • Dating advice … as told by cats. [How About We]
  • Pippa Middleton penned a diary about her skiing trip, which sounds like an utterly exhausting gig. I hope she’s able to write it off on her taxes. []
  • Madonna’s 16-year-old daughter Lourdes Leon is dating “Homeland” actor Timothée Chalamet, who plays the Vice President’s son. [Page Six]
  • RIP society: you can now order KFC via an iPhone app in the UK. [The Verge]
  • I had no idea that Mumford & Sons’ lead singer Marcus Mumford’s parents were big-deal evangelical Christians over in the UK. [Huffington Post]

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