Rudy Daughter Caroline Drops the ‘Giuliani’

Caroline Giuliani
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Rudy Giuliani's estranged actress daughter, Caroline, says she wants to be known as either Caroline Rose or Caroline Rose G. Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer fired a Community Board 1 member who had been arrested for domestic violence. Joan Rivers and Barbara Corcoran got into a tiff in the dressing room of the Today show. Jane Krakowski is going to star in Damn Yankees. Blake Lively waited on line for a table at Café Habana for more than half an hour and also signed autographs. John Travolta took his daughter and 26 of her friends to see The Little Mermaid on Broadway, though he liked the show more than she did. The nude portrait of Carla Bruni goes on sale today at Christie's.

Two of Whitney Houston's ex-lovers have written a tell-all book and a song, respectively, about their sex life with her. Repeat rehabber Pat O'Brien is getting one last shot at being the host of The Insider. The Humane Society has named Ellen DeGeneres one of the best people on TV for raising awareness for animal issues. Racist homophobe Brandon Davis went to the premiere of Aussie surfer flick Bra Boys, though no one wanted him there. Hills people Lauren Conrad and Audrina Patridge are having roommate issues because Patridge doesn't trust Conrad and Conrad's cats pee on Patridge's bed. Elton John raised $5 million for cancer at a benefit at the Waldorf-Astoria. "Page Six" wants to send business news hottie Erin Burnett to China for being unpatriotic. Robin Wright Penn was going to divorce Sean Penn but has now changed her mind. Catherine Zeta-Jones's engagement ring cost $375,000, while Julia Roberts's was $3,750.