Alec Baldwin Speaks Out About MSNBC Firing, Denies Using Slur

  • Alec Baldwin spoke to the New York City blog Gothamist on his firing from MSNBC today and insisted he never used the phrase “faggot,” when he allegedly called a paparazzo a “cocksucking faggot.” Explained the “30 Rock” actor, ” I dispute half the comment I made… if I called him ‘cocksucking maggot’ or a ‘cocksucking motherfucker’… ‘faggot’ is not the word that came out of my mouth. That I know.” [Gothamist]
  • Joan Rivers defended Baldwin’s firing to TMZ by using every slur in the book. (Very NSFW!) [TMZ]
  • Two women who worked for celebrity chef Nigella Lawson have accused her of using cocaine, weed, and prescription pills. Supposedly the women, a pair of Italian sisters, were told they had to keep her drug use a secret from her ex-husband Charles Saatchi, who was photographed choking her at a London restaurant. [US Weekly, Telegraph UK]
  • Miley Cyrus’ parents gave her a $2,200 Lakota-Sioux-style tee pee for her birthday, which is now assembled in her backyard. Ooooookay.[Eonline]
  • Baseball player/sexist douchebag David Price tweeted a driving safety suggestion for us ladies this holiday season: “Ladies…let ur man drive!” [Jezebel]
  • Olivia Wise, the Toronto teenager who sang a cover of Katy Perry’s “Roar,” has died at 16 of brain cancer. [Huffington Post]
  • The producer of “Pretty Woman” was a spy? [The Daily Beast]
  • The mother of a child model tells you everything you might want to know about child modeling. [The Toast]
  • Frankie Muniz from “Malcolm In The Middle” is recovering from his second mini-stroke. Jeez. Get well soon, dude. [People]
  • Kris Jenner is Ben Flajnik’s sugar momma? [Daily Mail UK]

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