AND WHATNOT: Best ‘Big Brother’ Moments; Also, The Best Bartenders, The Worst New TV Show, and The Luckiest Pats Fan

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Reality Blurred: Allison Grodner lists her 10 favorite Big Brother moments
Yahoo: Kingdom Tower to set a world record as the tallest new mega-skyscraper
The Daily What: Worst Landlord Ever of the Day
TV Line: The Women of Criminal Minds Celebrate: The Band Is Back Together!
LAist: Shake, Sip, Nominate: L.A. Best Bartender Competition Is Taking Names
SF Gate: S.F. gay married couple loses immigration battle (thanks Jordy)
Best Week Ever: Cat In The Hat? No. Many Cats In Many Hats.
Gawker: We’ve Already Found the Worst New Show of the Fall Season
ESPN: Chad Ochocinco to stay with a fan
Eater LA: Bravo confirmed today that Top Chef season nine is happening in Texas

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MORNING WHATNOT: Lady Gaga Sings for Howard Stern; Also, A Hero Chihuahua, New Rebecca Black, and One Curious Nipple

Socialite Life: Lady Gaga Gets Racy With Howard Stern, Performs Amazing Version Of ‘Edge Of Glory’ [AUDIO]
The Daily Beast: The Perfect Reality Show
Yahoo! Music: Chart Watch Extra: One Hit Wonders
LAist: Diners Cheers To 405 Freeway Stunt
Gawker: Brooklyn Restaurant Protested For Serving Foie Gras Doughnuts
Vulture: Watch Rihanna Freak Out When a Fan Proposes to His Girlfriend
LA Now: Chihuahua thwarts robbery at Altadena smoke shop
D-Listed: Presenting NIPPLEFOOT!
Daily Dish: L.A. Times Test Kitchen tip: Butcher’s slip knot
Eater LA: Mark & Johnny Houston Take Over Crane’s Hwood Tavern

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AND WHATNOT: Free Frequent Flyer Miles… Sort of; Also, Dave Grohl Ejects Fan, and Neville Longbottom Grows Up


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NPR: How Frequent Fliers Exploit A Government Program To Get Free Trips (thanks Sly)
Yahoo! News: Minnesota Wi-Fi hacker gets 18 years in prison for terrorizing neighbors
Best Week Ever: Neville Longbottom: WILF (Wizard I’d Like To F**k)
HuffPo: Why TV Genres Never Really Die
Movieline: Watch the First, Panic-Inducing Trailer for Epidemic Thriller Contagion
Starcasm: Big Brother 13 Dominic Briones brutal amateur dance video

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AND WHATNOT: The Best Viral Video of the Day, Courtesy of Joel McHale and Melissa McCarthy

WIRED: The Worst Gear
Yahoo! News: News of the World staff mocks Rebekah Brooks in final crossword clues
New York Post: Drunk man who trashed Letterman’s theater has no recollection of incident
Spiegel Online: Deadly Spider Shuts Down German Supermarket (thanks Malibu Judie!)
Out: Michael Irvin: The Playmaker Preaches
EW.com: ‘Nail Files’: Star and Painted Nail salon owner Katie Cazorla names five reasons to tune in tonight
The Awl: How To Split A Check At A Restaurant

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AND WHATNOT: Airline Bans Babies! Also, Casey Anthony, Harry Potter, and A Surprise Exit from ‘Jersey Shore’

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Splitscreen: A Love Story from JW Griffiths on Vimeo.

Vulture: 9 Hit Songs That Musicians Gave Away to Other Artists
Christian Science Monitor: Airline baby ban: Why Malaysia Airlines says no babies in first class (thanks IndianJones!)
Socialite Life: Miley Cyrus Reacts to Casey Anthony Verdict
The SixPack: Want This (podcast)
Movieline: It All Ends (With Laughter): The Harry Potter Cast Reunite for One Last Photocall
Just Jared: James Spader Joins ‘The Office’
Vulture: Vinny Guadagnino May Really Have Left Jersey Shore
LA Now: Woman, 83, dies after being struck by skateboarder

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AND WHATNOT: Britney’s New Video, Britney’s Biggest Fan’s New Career, and Denim Diapers

Fourfour: “I Wanna Go” video review hakiu
Popbytes: Chris Crocker is doing gay porn now!
Socialite Life: Chris Brown Angers Justin Bieber
TVLine: The Voice Semifinal Results: Did the Right Four Singers Advance to the Finale?
TVLine: Gossip Girl Exclusive: Taylor Momsen and Jessica Szohr Not Returning For Season 5 (how did I miss this?? Vanessa ruins EVERYTHING, even her own presence!)
Reality Blurred: Fox’s MasterChef faked crowd shot
I Am The Arbiter: Collector’s Item (denim diapers)
D-Listed: This Dumb Bitch….

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AND WHATNOT: Take The John Edwards Hotel Tour! Also, ‘Bachelor Pad 2′ News, and Nicole Kidman’s Baaaaad Outfit

Trip Out Travel: THE HOTELS OF THE JOHN EDWARDS-RIELLE HUNTER TRYST
Starcasm: Does RHoNY’s Ramona Singer really have a drinking problem?
Reality Blurred: Cast of Bachelor Pad 2 includes both Jake and Vienna, others
Gawker: Your Cell Phone Actually Might Make Your Plane Crash
LA Now: Actress Estella Warren charged with DUI, resisting arrest
Popbytes: Get your fill of scary skinny celebs!
Vulture: Which Actors Will Be Ubiquitous Over the Next Year?
Gastronomy: Corkbar – Los Angeles (Downtown)
D-Listed: What In The Hell Kind Of GD Outfit Is This?
TVline: Jon Cryer Opens Up About ‘Great Friend’ Charlie Sheen: ‘We Want Nothing But the Best for Him’
The Dartmouth: Two students fall from fraternity roof
Socialite Life: Prince Harry And Pippa Middleton Went Out For Tea Together
Sinosoul: MoKo, Culver City: Indisputably the Best Non-Korean Food in LA.
Fourfour: I do love a diva

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AND WHATNOT: Beyoncé Out-Beyoncé’s Beyoncé; Also, Muppets!

Socialite Life: Zach Galifianakis Not A Fan Of January Jones, Would Hate To Do Nude Scene With Her
The Daily What: Are You Kidding Me With This of the Day
Movieline: Naturally, Hollywood Is Adapting The Little Mermaid Into a Sinister, Sensual Love Triangle
Vulture: Here’s the Rihanna-Britney Billboard Awards Kiss That ABC Wouldn’t Show You
D-Listed: It’s The Muppets Trailer!

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AND WHATNOT: Juicy ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Scoop (including video!); Also, Creepy Super Mario Bros. Moments, and A Cool Dancing Demo



Dancer Khasan Brailsford shows cool moves (wait for it to come together in the last 45 seconds).

Socialite Life: Yay Summer: ‘The Real Housewives Of New Jersey’ Returns In May
Starcasm: Julie Chen reveals ‘surprising’ Big Brother 13 audition tapes
Cracked: 6 Bizarrely Creepy Moments from the Mario Universe (thanks Leah3t!)
Real Clear Politics: Biden Falls Asleep During Obama Budget Speech? (thanks Malibu Judie!)
The Onion: How To Get A Guy To Notice You While You’re Having Sex With Him (thanks Neil!)
Movieline: Has Drew Barrymore Made Every Kind of Relationship Movie Ever?

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AND WHATNOT: New Reality Shows for Dina Manzo and Danielle Staub; Also, Ramona and Jill Bicker, and Chicks with Steve Buscemi Eyes

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Socialite Life: Dina Manzo Lands Her Own Reality Show. Danielle Staub’s Head Explodes
Reality Blurred: Danielle Staub, Jake Pavelka, Heidi Montag filming a reality show together (really)
D-Listed: Then Or Now: When Were They Hotter? (check out the video)
Vulture: The Social Network’s Other Winklevoss Twin Joins Dark Knight Rises (go Dartmouth!)
Movieline: Kevin Williamson Opens Up About Scream 4 Bob Weinstein Fight
LAist: Bryan Stow ‘Wanted No Trouble,’ Says Witness to Beating at Dodger Stadium
Chicks with Steve Buscemeyes: Chicks With Steve Buscemeyes
Daily Dish: Restaurant critic S. Irene Virbila ponders the case of the vexing vinegar spout. Can you help? (dilemmas, dilemmas)

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