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Jodie Sweetin Talks Drug Use And Recovery On “Today”


unSweetined, Jodie Sweetin‘s book about her drug addiction and recovery, officially hits bookstores tomorrow, and the former “Full House” star spoke to Matt Lauer on “Today” this morning. As we know from reading an excerpt from the book, Jodie was still using when she began touring the country, warning college students about the dangers of using drugs. The day before she caught a flight to speak to students at Marquette University, she had partied for hours, drinking alcohol and using ecstasy and cocaine. She even bought some coke, which she hid in her makeup compact, on the flight. Keep reading »

Jodie Sweetin’s Book Not So, Uh, Sweet

You can tell a lot about a book by the first sentence. And the first sentence of Jodie Sweetin’s memoir is pretty telling: “F**k it” (only without the astericks). You probably remember Jodie as Stephanie Tanner on “Full House,” the middle sister with blonde hair who had perfected the art of wearing a scrunchie. So when she popped out of obscurity in 2006 and appeared on “Good Morning America” to reveal that she was a recovering coke and meth addict, it was pretty shocking. Turns out, it was only half true—she was an addict, but she was hardly recovered. She had a serious relapse, even as she began touring the country and warning college students about the dangers of drugs. Next Tuesday, Jodie’s memoir Unsweetined comes out, and finally she’s ready to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. And it’s pretty gritty. Read an excerpt after the jump. Keep reading »

Star Couplings: Ryan O’Neal Talks About Being Farrah Fawcett’s Caregiver

  • Ryan O’Neal is heartbroken over longtime partner Farrah Fawcett’s battle with cancer. “Cancer is an insidious enemy,” he told People. [People]
  • Someone hacked into Cassie’s computer, and now photos of her breasts are on the web. [Dlisted] — I think Cassie leaked these photos because she wasn’t getting enough attention for her haircut.
  • The Sycamore Hills Community Association in Corona, CA, is suing Jodie Sweetin for late fees and dues on her home, but her ex-husband is the one who lives there, not Jodie. [Perez Hilton] — The smart thing to do, Jodie, would have been to remove your name from the documents when you divorced the dude.
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    Star Couplings: J. Lo & Skeletor Are On The Rocks

  • Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony’s marriage is in major trouble. He’s too controlling and she blames him for her crappy career. [DListed]
  • Jodie Sweetin aka Stephanie Tanner has been ordered by a judge that she can’t be alone with her baby Zoie without one of her parents present — her soon-to-be ex-husband says the former meth addict is still boozing. [DListed]
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    Quickies!: Fashion Shuns Bryant Park

  • Vera Wang, along with Betsey Johnson and Carmen Marc Valvo, has decided not to have a flashy fashion show at the Bryant Park tents during New York Fashion Week in February. We think this has less to do with being politically correct and more to do with financial security. [Perez Hilton]
  • A Pennsylvania couple was offended when a ShopRite refused to decorate their three-year-old son’s cake because his name is Adolf Hitler Campbell. Not surprisingly, money-grubbing Walmart took the order. [Dlisted]
  • NuvaRing users may have a greater risk of developing blood clots because of the type of progestin hormone used in the Ring. But only your doctor can tell you if you’re really at risk. [Dear Sugar]
  • Jodie Sweetin can only be with her 8-month-old daughter in her parents’ home or in the presence of her parents, a judge ruled on Wednesday after Sweetin’s estranged husband made substance abuse allegations. Let’s hope discussing her meth addiction didn’t make her long for the drug. [People.com]
  • It usually pays to be a nice girl this time of year, but sometimes it’s totally appropriate to be naughty. So feel free to put that flirty coworker in her place when she’s trying to get your man under the mistletoe. [Your Tango]
  • Men think that for women, sex is more emotional then physical, so any female indiscretion is cheating. Good thing they don’t know that sometimes we fantasize about other men while we’re having sex. [Asylum]
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    Daily Squeeze: HIV Rates, Teen Choice Awards, Jodie Sweetin

  • Gossip Girl and the Jonas Brothers each received six surfboard trophies at Sunday’s Tenth Annual Teen Choice Awards. [Washington Post]
  • According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released on Saturday, the United States has significantly underreported the number of new H.I.V. infections occurring nationally each year. The annual infection rate is 40 percent higher than previously estimated. [New York Times]
  • Full House’s Jodie Sweetin is in talks to star in a reality show. [People]
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