Shauna Sand says she had an affair with Chace Crawford when he was 18, after meeting him “at a college party.” “He was so incredibly beautiful — I immediately fell in love with him!” the 1996 Playmate told Star. “I even gave him a key to my apartment.” Rihanna is getting $500k to perform on New Year’s Eve in Abu Dhabi. Rosie O’Donnell is not enjoying the single life. Cynthia Rodriguez’s new boyfriend is a real-estate investor named Laszlo Fazekas. Courtney Love took her band to Scores. “She was saying she used to be a stripper and appreciated what the girls do,” a source tells “Page Six.” Danny Meyer took his family to one of his own restaurants the other night.
Mercedes Bass found herself with too many men at her dinner party. Ellen DeGeneres gave $10k and a car to a single mother in the Bronx. The founders of Twitter will probably win Media Person of the Year this year. Usher’s new girlfriend, Grace Miguel, is causing problems with both his record company and his mother. Megan Fox was a no-show at Michael Bay’s reunion for the Transformers cast and crew.
Phil Donahue empathizes with Oprah. The rest of thePussycat Dolls are not speaking to Nicole Sherzinger. Naomi Watts watched Woody Allen play clarinet. In a leaked audio tape, Jon Gosselin is heard complaining “I put my kids out there to every pedophile on the planet.” Kanye West’s girlfriend, Amber Rose, asked a stranger to help her zip up her dress. Tyler Perry gave $1 million to the NAACP. Tom Ford wants to make a movie every three or four years. Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom have bought a $4 million house. Amy Fisher’s husband will fight Rodney King. Katie Couric’s party dance was choreographed by Katie and her daughters.