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    Woodstock 50 Is Back on … MaybeThe festival has a new investor and the court on their side, but they’re not out of the woods yet.
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    Treachery! Theft! Bribes! Woodstock 50, Apparently, Has It AllMichael Lang is accusing the festival’s investor of stealing $17 million from Woodstock 50 and bribing artists not to play.
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    Woodstock 50 Canceled by Investors; Festival Plans to Take Legal ActionThe festival’s investor has pulled the plug, while Woodstock 50 is denying that it’s dead on arrival and plans to seek legal action.
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    Stewart: Stephen Colbert Is the Right Name for Late Show [Updated]“He’s got gears he hasn’t even shown people yet.”
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    Purple Editor Olivier Zahm Is Very Anti-Porn“It’s so stupid and boring.”
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    Ronan Farrow on Sinatra Paternity Rumors: ‘You Know, I Wasn’t There’“It is a distraction… But I take it in stride,” he said.
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    Carine Roitfeld Has Met Kim Kardashian’s Baby“She’s quite lovely, by the way.”
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    The Brant Brothers Do Not Know How to Twerk“Twerk and let twerk.”
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    Chrissy Teigen Is Still Waiting for Her Wedding to John LegendShe has four wedding dresses but John Legend “doesn’t care.”
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    ‘Most Men Prefer Our Bodies’: Sports Illustrated ‘Shorties’ on NYFW Sports Illustrated models discuss runway models.
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    Owen Wilson Evades Flirtatious Model: Notes From the Pirelli Calendar PartyHe did a Scooby-Doo impression for us too.
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    Sigourney Weaver Channeled Shakespeare For Alien“I was such a snob, so I didn’t really want to do science fiction.”
  13. Carine Insists She and Anna Aren’t Rivals“I think she’s very special.”
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    Harry Brant Knows You See Him ‘As a Brat’We ran into him partying on a school night with January Jones.
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    Rufus Wainwright Had a ‘Fast and Furious’ WeddingHe’s also got some thoughts on Clint Eastwood.
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    Tracy Morgan Has Unprotected Sex on Wednesdays Or so it seems.
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    Baz Luhrmann Still ‘Thrilled’ by Gatsby, Despite Delay“I’m just very nourished.”
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    Explaining Weinergate to a CelebrityIntel breaks the news to Samantha Ronson.
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    Robin Williams Personally Responsible for Stricter Enforcement of Bike LawsHe walked away from an infraction, and now the cops are getting serious.
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    RFK Jr.: There’s a ‘Tsunami’ of Kennedys About to Hit American Politics“There’s 85 cousins in the fourth generation. About half of them say they’re going to go into politics.”
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    Donna Karan Thinks John Galliano’s Anti-Semitic Rant Was Overblown“I’ve met John. He’s a wonderful designer.”
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    Rosie O’Donnell Gets Fancy When Oprah Shows Up“I’m a lesbian. We don’t have platters.”
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    Nicki Minaj at Casio’s TRYX OUT Camera LaunchBarbies say the darndest things.
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    Alec Baldwin Says 30 Rock Is Ending Next Season“Tina is gonna have a big career directing films and writing.”
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    Bruce Vilanch on James Franco’s Oscar Stint: ‘He Didn’t Get There’“I don’t think he realized how big a deal it is to do it until he was actually confronted with it.”
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    Andy Cohen: Anderson Cooper Is Fussy About His BeadsThe things you learn on Mardi Gras.
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    Isaac Mizrahi Hopes John Galliano Doesn’t Work AgainHe never was a huge fan of Galliano’s work, anyway.
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    Daphne Rubin-Vega at Jack Goes BoatingPlus: Moby, Susan Sarandon, Luis Guzmán …
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    Timeline: Backstage at the Tonys10 a.m. Sunday to 2 a.m. Monday!
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    Theater Pros Practice Freaking Out at the Drama Desk Awards“There is no logic … that it should be so nerve-racking and nauseating,” says Liev Schreiber.
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    Kristin Chenoweth at Promises, Promises“The Oklahoma way is just to buy all new furniture.”
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    Green Day at American Idiot Opening Night“This was the highest moment I think we’ve ever had as a band in the 21 years we’ve been around.”
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    Socialites Weigh In On Vajazzling: ‘Whatever Tickles Your Down There’A surprising number of socialites at last night’s Diamond Deco Ball were open to the idea of affixing crystals to their genitals.
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    Falco and Lansbury at Drama League Gala“I think David Chase would probably hang himself before he let such a thing happen,” says Edie Falco.
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    Herbie Hancock: ‘Get Outta My Face’“If a guy can call himself 50 Cent, I’ll call myself Get Outta My Face.”
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    Alec Baldwin Not Responsible For Daughter’s Lil Wayne Cake“A Little Wayne what?”
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    Pics: Julia Roberts Shooting Eat, Pray, LoveRoberts filmed in Caravan of Dreams, then headed to Tompkins Square Park for a scene with James Franco.
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  39. 64 Minutes With Laurie Anderson and Lou ReedLeading the charge against City Hall’s massive garbage-truck plan.
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    Cyndi Lauper Applauds Madonna’s Tadpoling“What’s good for the goose is good for the gander.”
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    Olbermann: I Will Not TwitterAlso, guess who sends Olbermann the most viewers each night?
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    Vulture Exclusive: Mickey Rourke’s Oscar Date Revealed! Also, He Might Not Do Iron Man 2?But there’s good news — he’ll still be at WrestleMania!
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    White & Creel at the Celebration of BroadwayJust because you can’t see a drag queen’s goods doesn’t mean there’s nothing there.
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    Julie White Can Confirm the Appearance of Huge Transformer in Transformers 2“I don’t know anything about a Transformer. I called them all Megadad.”
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    Shields, Sims, and Sevigny at Sprouse TributreThe rapper pontificates on fashion in these troubled times.