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Elton John’s Baby Shown Off In First Public Photo

Elton John - OK! Magazine Baby Shoot Britain’s OK! Magazine will hit newsstands this week with the first public photo of Elton John’s new baby boy.

Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John was born to a surrogate mother on Christmas Day and is now living with Elton, 63 and his 48 year old partner of 12 years David.

According to reports, the surrogate mother was implanted with an egg from another female donor and then fertilized by one of the fathers. Elton John is listed as the father on the birth certificate, but he has not confirmed that it was his sperm that provided the surrogate baby.

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Zsa Zsa Gabor Has Leg Amputated

Zsa Zsa Gabor

On Wednesday we reported that Zsa Zsa Gabor was having her leg amputated due to a spreading infection and today her reps have confirmed that the surgery has been completed and was a success.

According to reports, most of Zsa Zsa’s right leg was amputated, although doctors had hoped to save more of the limb before the infection spread at faster rates than expected.

After hip surgery in July Zsa Zsa had been admitted to the hospital on several occasions due to blood cots in her leg. It was one of those clots that led to a leg infection that lasted several months and could not be defeated using a regime of antibiotics, leading to the eventual amputation.

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Owen Wilson and Jade Duell Welcome A Baby Boy

Owen Wilson Close Up With Hat

Owen Wilson is a first time father! Wilson and his girlfriend Jade Duell delivered a baby boy in Hawaii on Friday.

According to Owen’s rep, “everyone is doing well.”

Owen and Jade have not yet announced the name of their first born child.

It has been a whirlwind week for the couple, with Wilson announcing just this past January 10, that they were expecting a baby. The couple then remained holed up at Owen’s oceanfront estate in Maui until the home birth of their child had arrived.

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Michael Jackson Fragrance Line To Debut In March

Michael Jackson Performing

The “post” Michael Jackson era has begun and now the Jackson Estate or at least Joe Jackson can add a fragrance collection to their rapidly growing list of Posthumous products with the king of pops name attached to them.

Joe Jackson, father of Michael Jackson has teamed up with a french perfume company to release a Jackson scent line.

Jackson signed the deal with Julian Rouas Paris Company to create the collection which will debut in just a few short months.

Rousas Paris Chief Executive Frank Rouas told PopCrunch:

“With Joe Jackson, we are 50-50 partners in world sales, television rights and advertising receipts. We did it very, very quickly. Usually it takes a year.”

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Mark Zuckerberg Moves Into A Modest, Security Equipped Home

Mark Zuckerberg Rental Home - Palo Alto California

What type of home does a 26-year-old single guy buy when he’s suddenly worth $7 billion? If you’re Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook and the youngest self-made millionaire of all-time you don’t buy, you rent.

Zuckerberg this week moved into a rather modest (for a Billionaire at least) 3,800 square foot home in Palo Alto, CA. just a few short blocks away from his Facebook World Headquarters.

The home, according to celebrity gossip site TMZ has five bedrooms and four bathrooms, enough room to accommodate the likes of Sean Parker when he decides to randomly drop in and do lines of coke off the banister.

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Ted Williams’ NBC Offer “Still Stands” Despite Rehab

Ted Williams - Golden Voices Homeless Man

Golden-Voiced Ted Williams may be entering rehab after his Dr. Phil sessions, but that doesn’t mean that his new career is over before it’s had a chance to begin, the NBA franchised Cleveland Cavaliers have told Ted that their job offer still stands.

E! News spoke with team spokesman Tad Carper who said:

“The Cavaliers, Quicken Loans and our entire family of companies wish Ted Williams and his family the best as they continue their unique journey.”

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Selma Blair Is Preggers!

Selma Blair

It’s getting hard to keep up with the number of baby and engagement announcements being thrown around Hollywood these days and now we can add a baby on the way for actress Selma Blair. A rep for Blair and her designer boyfriend Jason Bleick confirmed the pregnancy on Thursday.

Jason is the creative director and company founder of the EVER fasion line and the couple met while working together on the fashion line.

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Lady Gaga University!

Students at the University of South Carolina can now take a course that will completely focus on Lady Gaga and how she has both become famous and created her own fame. The course is called “Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame” and will be taught by sociology professor Mathieu Deflem this coming spring.

Deflem, a professor whose research and academic interests include criminology and policing, is a proud Lady Gaga fan. According to The Daily Gamecock, Deflem first saw Lady Gaga in concert in 2009 and has since seen her perform 28 times. He once met her in an airport, and now, he says, she recognizes him.

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Zsa Zsa Gabor To Have ‘Part of Leg’ Amputated

Zsa Zsa Gabor

An infection in the leg of movie star Zsa Zsa Gabor has worsened to the point that doctors now believe the only way to save her life is to amputate a “significant part of her limb.”

TMZ learned from Prince Frederic von Anhalt, the husband of Gabor, that if the surgery can occur in the very near future, only a small part of her leg will need to be removed.

However, the amount of leg that will need to be amputated will also depend on how quickly the infection spreads.

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Peter Fonda Discovers A Dead Body In Los Angeles

Peter Fonda - Black and White Photo Peter Fonda had an eventful car ride today. While driving in Los Angeles the actor saw a body in a parked car on Sunset Boulevard, Fonda then pulled over and called 911. It turns out it was the body of a deceased person.

The man’s death is currently under investigate by LAPD detectives and his name has not been made public.

The confirmation of Fonda’s identity was revealed by Sgt. Carlton Cook via the West L.A. Community Police Station. According to his report, Fonda made the call around 2 p.m.

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Tia Mowry Is Having A Baby!

Tia Mowry Closeup Tia Mowry, most recognized for her role on the one-time hit TV series Sister Sister has announced that she’s getting ready to have a baby.

The baby will be the first for the twin sister of Tamera Mowry, she’s married to actor husband Cory Hardrict.

In a statement the couple said of the pregnancy:

“We are both so excited to be parents,” while adding, “We have been wanting this a long time!”

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Michael Douglas Beats Cancer

Michael Douglas

Movie star Michael Douglas has announced that his six month battle with Stage III throat cancer has been won. Douglas announced his victory over the disease during a Monday Today Show interview with Matt Lauer that will air on Tuesday.

Douglas told Lauer:

“I feel good, relieved. The tumor is gone. But, you know, I have to check out on a monthly basis now to maintain. I guess there’s not a total euphoria. I’ll probably take a couple of months of getting checked out. But it’s been a wild six-month ride.”

In October Douglas completed his last round of chemotherapy and was told by doctors that his chance of survival was 70 to 80 percent.

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Marion Cotillard Is Expecting A Baby

Marion Cotillard Pregnant

Marion Cotillard, the actress who starred beside Leonardo DiCaprio in the movie Inception has announced that she’s expecting her first child, it will also be the first baby for her French actor and director boyfriend Guillaume Canet.

The couple met on the set of 2003’s Love Me If you Dare and started dating 4 years later. The couples last collaboration, well other than the baby, was in the 2010 french comedy Little White Lies which starred Marion and was directed by Guillaume.

Cotillard has also starred in Contagion, Public Enemies and Nine. She’s currently working with Woody Allen on his upcoming movie Midnight In Paris.

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Owen Wilson and Girlfriend Expecting A Baby

Owen Wilson In Suit

Owen Wilson has announced that he is expecting his first child with girlfriend Jade Duell.

Wilson’s newest movie Little Fockers just debuted, providing him with a whirlwind month. Duell and Wilson have been together for a relatively short twelve months.

The happy couples rep told PEOPLE:

“Owen Wilson and Jade Duell are happy to be expecting a baby.”

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Jane Krakowski Announces She’s Pregnant

Jane Krakowski of 30 Rock

30 Rock actress Jane Krakowski has announced that she’s having her first child with fiancé Robert Godley.

Krakowski and Godley, a British clothing designer, have been engaged for one year and announced the pregnancy to PEOPLE on Friday, but not until a picture surfaced showing Krakowski with a notable bumb which was spotted at a Caribbean beach underneath her one piece bathing suit.

According to the magazine:

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Paul McCartney To Perform At Royal Wedding?

Prince William and Kate Middleton

Beatles singer Sir Paul McCartney may be invited to perform at the most anticipated wedding of the year, the union of Prince William and fiance Kate Middleton.

McCartney is added to a performer list that already speculates the singing stylings of Elton John and ABBA, both rumored to be singing at the couples reception.

Sources close to the couple say they have invited Paul McCartney to perform, now it’s just up to him to accept the invitation.

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Justin Bieber Gets Vanity Fair Cover, Video Interview

Justin Bieber Vanity Fair Cover - February 2011 Issue

Justin Bieber graces the cover of Vanity Fair’s Feb. 2011 issue where he talks about being a regular kid and a big star.

Bieber told VF:

“It’s hard to really balance myself. A regular kid, if he catches the flu, he just gets to go home. But I can’t do that…. Everything is important. But, you know, my sanity is important, too. Even if I’m angry, I’ll just put a smile on my face and fake it. I don’t often fake it—what’s me is me….I know I have to give up a lot of myself, or a lot of a private life.”

Not enough information for your daily Beibs fill? Here’s Bieber talking to Vanity Fair:

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Book Excerpt From Snooki’s “A Shore Thing”

Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi - A Shore Thing

Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi debuted her first foray into writing this week, showing off A Shore Thing a book about the tanned lifestyle of a Guidette.

The book is a “fictionalized” tale of Snooki’s own exploits on the shores of the Garden State.

The main character “Gia” is a “carefree, outspoken party girl” that party’s all around the Jersey Shore while looking for Guido love.

If you don’t want to pay $24 for the book, here’s just one chuckle inducing excerpt that have begun circulating around the web:

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Prince William Could Ink Rogaine Deal

Prince William Balding Head

Prince William, Britain’s soon to be least eligible bachelor, could ink a deal with Rogaine…if he chooses.

With a receding hairline and one of the most famous faces in the world, the offer, extended by the manufacturers of Rogaine, makes sense, but whether or not Prince William with bite at the bit is still unknown.

A Rogaine rep this week told Life & Style:

“We’ve been watching Prince William’s growing bald spot closely for years, and we believe Rogaine can help. We’d love to send him our new Unscented Men’s Rogaine Foam. William would be the perfect spokesman for Rogaine because whether you’re a prince or an average Joe, hereditary hair loss affects one in four men.”

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