Guinness, Heineken, Sam Adams Pull Out of St. Patrick’s Day Parades

  • Guinness and Heineken have pulled their sponsorship from the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in New York City over the parade’s exclusion of LGBTQ folks. Sam Adams also pulled out of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Boston this weekend. NYC’s new mayor Bill de Blasio is also boycotting the parade over their exclusionary treatment. [New York Times]
  • Demi Lovato criticized Lady Gaga for “glamorizing eating disorders” after Gaga had a woman stick her fingers down her throat and barf on her at a SXSW show last week. [E! Online]
  • Madonna dressed up like Daenerys Targaryen from “Game Of Thrones” for Purim, a Jewish holiday where you’re encouraged to dress up in a costume. [The Hollywood Gossip]
  • “Today Show” co-anchor Savannah Guthrie got secretly married this weekend and announced she is four months pregnant. Mazel tov! [US Weekly]
  • Target has apologized for obvious Photoshopping on their girls’ bathing suits. [ABC News]
  • Lance Bass is convinced there has been a gay president. [TMZ]
  • “Labor Day” star Josh Brolin opened up about his past heroin use and how a bunch of his friends have died from drug abuse. [Huffington Post]
  • Tyler, The Creator was arrested this weekend for “inciting a riot” at a SXSW show on Thursday, but quickly posted his $25,000 bond to play another show. []
  • Calm yourselves: Newman from “Seinfeld” (actor Wayne Knight) is not dead.” [New York Post]
  • Pippa Middleton is getting an “official portrait” painted of her, for some reason. [Vanity Fair]
  • Oh, just a photo of Lorde hanging out with a fur seal pup. [People]

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