Lipstick Jungle’s Lindsay Price had a childhood crush on her co-star Andrew McCarthy. Tom Hanks walked past Eliot Spitzer’s apartment building on 79th and Fifth, but no one recognized him. A Madonna look-alike ran across the second-floor balcony at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction at the Waldorf-Astoria, providing some levity to an otherwise boring event. Fashion Week will relocate to the Tenth Avenue rail yards after 2010. The Queens livery driver who faked the baby rescue weirdly will appear on an upcoming episode of The Real Housewives of New York City. A documentary about storied Tribeca nightclub the Wetlands opens Friday. Marc Jacobs’s boy toy, Jason Preston, got punched in the face outside Hiro after trying to get a guy who had thrown a drink at a girl to apologize.
Paula Abdul and five friends sent every dessert back to the kitchen at Blue Fin. Josh Hartnett brought an entourage of model-looking girls to see DJ AM spin at a club, though he was two weeks late. John Mayer keeps Xanax on his person at all times. Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis has been let out of jail in Nevada but still faces child-porn charges in Florida. Morgan Spurlock bought everyone who came to see his documentary Where in the World Is Osama bin Laden beer after the theater lost power in Austin. Owen Wilson berated a photographer at a party in South Beach after the guy snapped pics of him acting like an idiot. Tori Spelling thinks her mother’s “disturbing” relationship with a family friend prematurely killed her father. The FDNY had to shut down an Architectural Digest party early because they didn’t have the proper permits. (The FDNY also shut down Snoop Dogg’s album-release party at Touch because there were too many fans.) Michael Lohan wants to do a male version of The View with Stephen Baldwin. David Blaine did card tricks for a deaf woman on the 6 train. New York Social Diary’s David Patrick Columbia understands Eliot Spitzer because his own dad had two wives and two families. Silda Spitzer understandably skipped out on a dinner for the Women’s Campaign Fund. Andy Dick “knocked girls over in the stairwell before ripping a girl’s earring out by accident while groping her” at STK in L.A.