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Robert Pattinson Turns Down Chance To Make Music For “New Moon”

“Twilight” star, Robert Pattinson, recorded some songs for the movie’s soundtrack. In fact, his crooning helped the album steadily move up the U.S. album charts. But this time around, he’s turned down the opportunity to contribute his sultry voice to the upcoming movie sequel soundtrack. Why? Pursuing music professionally was never the actor’s intention and…

Persia Ali / February 20, 2009

Barbie Dream House Gets A Birthday Makeover

Your dream of walking through Barbie’s Dream House might actually turn into a reality. As we all know, Barbie is turning 50 this year and to celebrate her birthday, Mattel is planning a big party. And none other than “Top Design” judge and interior designer extraordinaire, Jonathan Adler, is leading the party planning committee. He…

Persia Ali / February 20, 2009

Star Couplings: Is A.Rod Trying To Make Madonna Jealous?

Alex Rodriguez was spotted getting really cozy with model, Melissa Britos, over Valentine’s Day weekend. Hey, if Madge can date a model, why can’t he? [Your Tango]
Jennifer Aniston has a date to the Oscars. Woohoo! She must be totally relieved she won’t have to go solo and see Brad and Angie. [Star]
Funny…

Persia Ali / February 20, 2009

Quickies!: Potentially Offensive Cartoon, Snuggie Pub Crawl, & Conan Says Bye To NYC

In yesterday’s New York Post, there was a cartoon suggesting that the stimulus bill was so bad that a monkey might as well have written it. However, it can be construed that the monkey is President Obama, and many are taking offense. What do YOU think? [Huffington Post]
The cartoon didn’t slow down The…

Persia Ali / February 19, 2009

10 Reasons It’s Awesome To Pee Like A Girl

How many times have we all wished we could pee standing up like a man? It would just make life so much easier. If you’re on the highway and really need to go, you won’t need to squat in a shady woodsy area with rodents and insects keeping you company. Well, wish no more! Hot…

Persia Ali / February 19, 2009

Star Couplings: Rihanna Still Loves Chris Brown

Although Chris Brown allegedly abused his girlfriend Rihanna, apparently she’s still in love with him and is worried about how he’s doing. Is this the beginning of a reconciliation? Please God, no. [Star]
Terrence Howard is no stranger to physical violence. He admitted he hit his estranged wife back in 2001. Maybe that’s why he…

Persia Ali / February 18, 2009

Quickies!: Meltworthy Britney Spears, Chris Brown Does Damage Control, & Facebook Users Are Pissed

Britney Spears was memorialized. In wax that is. Madame Tussauds unveiled a wax statue of Spears and looks eerily just like her. Can you tell the difference? [Hollywood Gossip]
Michael Jackson’s brother, Marlon, is planning to open a slavery themed amusement park in Africa. The resort includes golf courses, casinos, and a memorial for Africa’…

Persia Ali / February 17, 2009

Lunch Time Liposuction!

We are all a little strapped for time nowadays. It seems there are never enough hours in the day to get everything done. But there’s always time to squeeze in a few errands during lunch. Drop off dry cleaning; run to the bank; pay the cable bill; get liposuction! No seriously. Now you can get…

Persia Ali / February 17, 2009

Celebrate Black History Month With…Ham Hocks?

So we’ve all heard of celebrating the holidays with traditional food items. Thanksgiving has turkey. Christmas has ham. St. Patty’s Day has beer and, uh, corned beef. Black History Month apparently has collard greens and catfish. Rainbow Grocery Store decided to print the dumbest ad featuring “black people food” in what they consider to be…

Persia Ali / February 17, 2009

Black Women Have Higher Chance Of Remaining Unmarried

Many black women are quick to point out that there are no good single black men out here. It turns out, they might actually be right, which also may explain why more black women remain unmarried than white women. Forty-two-percent of black women have never been married, compared to 21% of white woman, according to…

Persia Ali / February 16, 2009

Someone Call Maury Povich!

The 13-year-old boy, Alfie Patten, who fathered a baby girl, may not be the baby’s father after all. Rumors are flying all over London that his baby mama, 15-year-old Chantelle Steadman, was a tad on the promiscuous side and two other young boys may possibly be the father. Wow! Chantelle says none of this i…

Persia Ali / February 16, 2009

Star Couplings: Salma Hayek Elopes!

Salma Hayek married her boyfriend, French billionaire, Francois-Henri Pinault on Valentine’s Day. The two have a daughter, Valentina, together and Pinault has two children from a previous relationship. Congrats! [Star]
Supermodel, Kate Moss, is supposedly three months pregnant. The baby is due at the end of August. Kate already has a daughter, Lila Grace. Kate…

Persia Ali / February 16, 2009

The Five Grimiest Places To Get It On

A man was arrested for performing a sex act on himself, wait for it…inside of a dumpster. How TRASHY! Added bonus: the Wisconsin police reportedly found the man inside a trash can outside of an elementary school parking lot (an “eww” on a whole other level). Not only is having any type of sex act…

Persia Ali / February 15, 2009

Quickies!: A 13-Year-Old Baby Daddy & Anna Nicole Gets Remembered In Opera

This is slightly disturbing. While most 13-year-old boys are thinking about sports and video games, this one is thinking of how to care for his child. Because he’s a father! Also, he looks like he’s eight. [Parentdish]
To celebrate the second season of “The Real Housewives of New York,” Sephora is giving away freebies.

Persia Ali / February 13, 2009

Gift For Gab: Your Best Comments For The Week Of February 13th 2009

We here at The Frisky live for celeb gossip, chocolate, and your comments. What can we say, you bitches crack us up! So in honor of you, our smart, sexy, and incisive readers, who aren’t afraid to talk smack on the Internet, we’re giving away prizes! Each week we’ll award you an awesome internet chatty

Persia Ali / February 13, 2009

Star Couplings: Mandy Moore & Ryan Adams Are Getting Hitched!

Mandy Moore is finally settling down after a couple of rocky romances and break-ups. She just announced her engagement to Ryan Adams. [Perez Hilton]
Rihanna’s already received a ton of support from people in the music industry. Now her fans are speaking out against the alleged incident between her and Chris Brown. [People]
Looks like…

Persia Ali / February 12, 2009

Quickies!: Is Paris To Blame For Chris Brown And Rihanna’s Fight?

Was Paris Hilton the reason a fight broke out between Chris Brown and Rihanna? Paris apparently got a little to close to Chris while Rihanna performed at one of the Grammy pre-parties. According to Us Weekly, Brown got a random booty call text message, which Rihanna saw. Could it have been Paris? Can we quit…

Persia Ali / February 11, 2009

Does The Octuplet Mom Want To Be Angelina Jolie?

She looks like Angelina Jolie. She’s popping babies out like Angelina Jolie. Does the mother who gave birth to octuplets want to be Angelina Jolie? The similarities are awfully close. Nadya Suleman has been making headlines recently for giving birth to eight babies and already having six children at home to take care of. But…

Persia Ali / February 11, 2009