Posts tagged "clay aiken"

Report: Clay Aiken From “American Idol” May Run For Congress

Hollywood has a long and sometimes ignominious history of cross-pollinating in the political sphere.  I mean, Arnold Schwarzenegger served for eight years as governor of California. Who the hell thought that would actually happen? So I guess it shouldn’t come as too big of a surprise that Clay Aiken, runner-up from the second season of…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 4, 2014

Queen Latifah & 10 Other Celebs Who Came Out And The World Replied, “No, Duh.”

Is Queen Latifah finally coming out of the closet? The longtime rumored lesbian — who has never publicly identified as gay or straight, but has been legally testy when it comes to the former — is set to headline Los Angeles’ Gay & Lesbian Pride Festival on May 19. The press release underscores Queen’s membership in the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 9, 2012

Which Celebs Should Asexuals Look Up To?

It’s like a word association game. Say the word “asexual” and the first thing people say is Clay Aiken. Poor Clay got stuck as the poster boy for asexuality when he told New York magazine that he had no libido.“I just don’t have an interest in … any of that at all. I have got…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 8, 2009

Lily Allen Calls Susan Boyle “Over-Rated”

The are two ways celebrities who need a little attention can guarantee publicity. Actually, scratch that, there are many ways celebs can get publicity, including sex tapes, pregnancy rumors, dramatic break-ups, and quickie marriages. But the two strategies that seem to be the most popular lately are the always-successful yo-yo dieting blitz, as perfected by…

By: Wendy Atterberry / May 26, 2009

Star Couplings: Mr. Cindy Crawford Denies Being A Total Perv

Cindy Crawford’s husband Rande Gerber is denying charges that two female employees were fired because they wouldn’t reciprocate his sexual advances. [OK! Magazine]
The woman who was suspected of having an affair with Jon Gosselin of “Jon & Kate Plus Eight” says that she and Jon are just friends. [People]
Clay Aiken’s son with Jayme…

By: Annika Harris / May 5, 2009

The Greatest & Gayest Headlines Of 2008

With the passing of Proposition 8, 2008 has left a bad taste in a lot of our mouths. But it would be sad to let a year full of PR triumphs for one of the hardest working and most outspoken communities slip by without acknowledging all the honors and milestones that have been achieved! So,…

By: Simcha / December 18, 2008

This Year’s Up-And-Coming Search Terms

Google recently released its “2008 Year-End Google Zeitgeist” lists of the fastest rising search terms, which are the terms that have seen the biggest increase in searches from last year. In the U.S., the top 10 fastest rising terms are:

1. obama
2. facebook
3. att
4. iphone
5. youtube
6. fox news
7.

By: Catherine Strawn / December 10, 2008

12 Things We Can Thank Gay People For!

Across the country today, a lot people called out of work, not because they’re sick, but because they’re queer. It’s A Day Without A Gay! This boycott hopes to show the gay community’s strength in the face of Prop 8 and other anti-gay marriage bills that passed back in November. It’s days like these that…

By: Simcha / December 10, 2008

The 15 Most Shocking Moments Of 2008

2008 is almost history, and it definitely made some. We saw plenty of highs — the election of the first African-American President — and lows — the stock market dip — but as we look back at a year of extremes, our jaw still drops at these unbelievably shocking moments…

By: Simcha / November 25, 2008

Who Should Clay Aiken Date?

Now that Clay is out, he needs some love! But who is the David Burtka to match his Neil Patrick Harris? We ladies at The Frisky, like his surrogate Jewish grandmothers, want to fix him up! Here are the studs we think would fire up Clay:

Lance Bass: Former member of boy band N’Sync,…

By: Simcha / September 28, 2008

Star Couplings: Wah! Suri Cruise Has No Friends!

According to Star Suri Cruise only ever hangs out with that busted up doll of hers because she doesn’t have any friends — Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes don’t let other kids get near her. Aww, I’ll be your friend Suri! [DListed]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 26, 2008

Having A Baby With Your Gay Best Friend: What’s In It For The Ladies?

For more than a decade, my best friend has been a gay guy. I don’t really even like qualifying him as a “gay guy,” since his gayness is such a non-issue in our relationship and in my perception of him. Part of that may be the type of gay he is, or more accurately, the…

By: Wendy Atterberry / September 25, 2008

Fans React To Clay Aiken Coming Out

The biggest entertainment news to break this week is Clay Aiken’s revelation that he is indeed gay. This news really wasn’t surprising to me because my gaydar started beeping the second I first laid eyes on the former “American Idol” contestant. Since many of Clay’s fans didn’t have my intuition and have vehemently denied hi…

By: Annika Harris / September 24, 2008

Star Couplings: Drew Barrymore Dating Yet Another Younger Man

Drew Barrymore and Chace Crawford (Nate on “Gossip Girl”) Ed Westwick (Chuck Bass!) are dating. That means he’ll be dating Kirsten Dunst next, of course. [NYMag.com and Perez Hilton]
Kiki must be prepping for that, because she just broke up with Drew’s last boyfriend, Justin “I’m A Mac” Long, according to In Touch. [Perez Hilton]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 24, 2008

Clay Aiken FINALLY Comes Out Of The Closet

Told. You. So. Claymates. [NYMag.com]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 23, 2008

Will Gwen Stefani Ever Give Birth?

Gwen Stefani has been pregnant FOREVER. It feels as though a year has gone by since she and Gavin Rossdale announced she was with child, but it hasn’t even been nine months. (The photo shows Gwen at the beginning of July.) Since many celebs wait until they’re through their first trimester to share the new…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 8, 2008

Star Couplings: Courtney Love Loses Kurt Cobain’s Remains

Kurt Cobain’s ashes may have been stolen from Courtney Love’s house and she is supposedly suicidal about it. Honestly, Court, just think about that for a sec…now rally, girl. [DListed]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 3, 2008

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of May 6th 2008

Music critics and aficionados agree, Neil Diamond is a gem. The rock solid sexagenarian songwriter has just released his highly anticipated album entitled Home Before Dark. Produced by the legendary Rick Rubin and backed by Superwolf’s guitar superhero, Matt Sweeney, the talented troubadour has composed more thoughtful, sweet songs that are guaranteed to make hi…

By: Simcha / May 6, 2008

What Clay Is Aiken To Tell You

Clay Aiken is back at it, answering questions about his sexuality — or a lack thereof, as he’s claiming now. In a recent interview with New York Magazine, Clay said he is asexual because he is “just too busy for a relationship” since his career is what he likes to do. Yeah, did I mentio…

By: Simcha / January 29, 2008