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Infamous Celebrity Love Children

May 19th, 2011 1:00pm EDT
Liv Tyler
With the news of Arnold Schwarzenegger's love child, it's a fine time to look back at some of the other infamous children fathered out of wedlock by today's biggest stars.

Liv Tyler: For the first nine years of her life, Liv was told she was the daughter of Todd Rundgren by her mother, Bebe Buell. However, a meeting with Steven Tyler's other daughter Mia revealed the truth. In 1991, Liv gave herself her father's last name - she was previously known as Liv Rundgren.

Angel Iris Murphy Brown: It was a shock when Melanie Brown stepped forward and said she was pregnant with Eddie Murphy's ch...
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Male Celebrities Who Fathered Illegitimate Children

June 18th, 2010 9:42am EDT
Male Celebrities Who Fathered Illegitimate Children
Father's Day is just a couple of days away and we've decided to compile a list of male celebrities who have had children out of wedlock with their mistresses or random women they met at a club. Some of these male celebrities have denied paternity and even refused to pay child support after a DNA test proved they were the father. Here's the list of celebrity dads who need to learn how to put a cover on it.

Eddie Murphy

Recently, it was reported that Eddie Murphy was making an effort to bond with his illegitimate daughter whose mother is former 'Spice Girl' Melanie Brown. Eddie had previous...
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April Controversy In GQ: Shia LaBeouf And Rielle Hunter's Provocative Interviews

March 18th, 2010 11:33am EDT
Shia LeBeouf GQ
GQ can count on one thing next month, not just the tax deadline, but the controversy that next month’s magazine is going to stir up. For starters, coverboy Shia LaBeouf dishes on everything from new girlfriend Cary Mulligan, reality TV star Khloe Kardashian, and finally Michael Douglas’s family problems.

Sharing cover story duty is John Edward’s former mistress, Rielle Hunter, in a provocative photo spread that has already generated a lot of backlash and harsh words for and from Ms. Hunter.

Looking every bit the dashing Wall Street trader from the upcoming film, "Wall Street 2," Shia L...
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Dave Matthews Denies John Edwards Offer

February 1st, 2010 2:14am EST
Dave Matthews Band
Grammy Award nominee Dave Matthews has laughed off reports he was asked to perform at disgraced U.S. politician John Edwards' nuptials, insisting he would never have agreed to the offer.

The former Senator and vice-presidential candidate recently confessed to fathering a child with his mistress, and allegedly assured the woman, a former assistant, that he was serious about leaving his wife and marrying her - by planning his ideal wedding.

Matthews was reportedly at the top of Edwards' list of performers, but he insists he never spoke to the politician about his wedding day plans.

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Sean Penn Speaks Out While In Haiti

January 23rd, 2010 12:10pm EST
Sean Penn
Actor Sean Penn has spoken out during his visit to earthquake-ravaged Haiti about the "suffering" he has witnessed first-hand.

The star flew to the country on Thursday with former U.S. presidential candidate John Edwards to hand out food and supplies to the survivors of last week's disaster.

As part of his visit, Penn has been on a tour of the nation with 11 doctors, visiting a medical clinic, a food distribution site and handing out 1,000 water filters he brought with him from America.

He says, "It is a devastated area. I've seen the same thing your cameras have seen. People are s...
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Sean Penn Arrives In Haiti

January 21st, 2010 11:41pm EST
Sean Penn
Actor Sean Penn has arrived in Haiti as part of a mercy mission led by former U.S. presidential candidate John Edwards. Penn and Edwards are part of a group which has flown to the hurricane-ravaged Caribbean nation to hand out food and supplies to the survivors of last week's 7.0-magnitude disaster.

Penn has become known for using his resources to help those in need after disasters - he visited New Orleans, Louisiana a week after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005 and helped to rescue people stranded by floods.

The actor isn't the only celebrity doing what he can to help Haitians - native ...
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Spotlight On Jon Stewart

December 8th, 2008 10:43am EST
Jon Stewart
If someone said years ago that Jon Stuart Leibowitz would become one of the respected and beloved comedians in the world, he would have been the first person to start laughing. After all, he was "that dude" from movies like "Half Baked," "The Faculty," and "Playing by Heart." He changed his name in Hollywood to Jon Stewart, and "The Jon Stewart Show" was canceled after a very short life span. He was a somewhat successful stand up comedian, and hosted "Short Attention Span Theater" on Comedy Central and an MTV show called "You Wrote It, You Watch It." Neither of which did particularly well. ...
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Cindy McCain Cheated On John McCain?

November 12th, 2008 3:43pm EST
John McCain
We're not sure how believable this story is but according to the National Enquirer Cindy McCain was caught cheating on her husband, Senator John McCain. According to the witness they were caught lip locking on several occasions. The witness claims, "I couldn't believe I was watching Cindy McCain passionately kissing and hugging another man!" He also added, the man resembled "a washed-up '80s rock musician."

Apparently this happened in April of 2006. We'll probably be hearing more of this in the near future. The Enquirer claims there are more photos when the magazine hits the n...
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Comedy Central's 'Fake' News Shows Entertain & Inform

September 15th, 2008 12:08pm EDT
The Daily Show
They have had Bill Clinton. They have had Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and John Edwards (all in a single episode). They have had John McCain. They have had Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf. Jon Stewart's "The Daily Show" and Stephen Colbert's "The Colbert Report" are on four days a week on Comedy Central. What they do has been categorized as "Fake News", a kind of comedy that has been made popular by "Saturday Night Live".

Stewart's show is a spoof of your nightly news complete with anchorman, "on location correspondents" (who are actually in front of a green screen right next to ...
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Battle Of The Campaign Songs: How Music Affects The Presidential Race

March 25th, 2008 11:23am EDT
John Mellencamp
Music is a universal hobby. It's one that everyone can - and likely does - share. You don’t have to know a whole lot about it to like it, and you don’t have to be "good at it" to listen to what it has to say. Thus, music is a powerful way for politicians to speak to their voting public. And where words and speeches fail, a campaign song can intervene and convey the message.

John Mellencamp must have been very aware of these facts when he asked GOP frontrunner John McCain to remove his anthem "Our Country" from his political campaign (after McCain usurped the song from campaign drop-out...
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Upper Deck Inserting 'Presidential Predictor' Parody Cards In Baseball Card Packs

February 19th, 2008 7:30pm EST
Barack Obama
What true-blooded American doesn't like baseball? And who doesn't have an opinion regarding the country's ever-changing political climate? Well, in its most recent baseball card product launch, the Upper Deck Company has married the two hotbeds of debate by producing a very unique "Presidential Predictor" card set. The illustrated parodies show several of the top candidates in rare form by tying each one of them to a pivotal moment or personality from baseball's rich history.

"This was a unique concept developed to bring some timely and very topical humor to our first baseball card pro...
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Borat & Simon Cowell Have The Biggest Balls; Tom Cruise Needs 'Em

February 15th, 2008 4:16pm EST
Simon Cowell
"You've got balls!" While it may appear to be an insult, it's really a grudging compliment -- an off-color testament to a person's confidence, fearlessness and take-no-prisoners approach to life.

To mark the premiere of its uncensored and very "ballsy" new sketch comedy series, "The Whitest Kids U' Know," the IFC cable network asked Americans a direct and unprecedented question -- to name the politicians, political pundits and entertainment stars they think have the most major cojones...and those who are most in need of more testosterone in their public lives!

So which politicians...
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Whoopi Goldberg Angry With Political Stunt

November 26th, 2007 2:55pm EST
Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg has hit out at presidential candidates John Edwards and Barack Obama's wife Michelle, for boycotting her talk show The View. The pair backed out of appearing on Monday's edition of the topical TV show, claiming an allegiance to the striking members of the Writer's Guild of America.

However Goldberg is angry at the suggestion she and co-hosts Barbara Walters, Joy Behar and Sherri Shepherd aren't supporting the strike.

She told the TV audience, "It could have been handled differently. Because what they said made it look like we don't care. We support the writers st...
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John Mayer Picks Presidential Candidate John Edwards

May 17th, 2007 10:41am EDT
John Mayer
John Mayer has tipped presidential candidate John Edwards to reach the White House because he "connects" with the youth of America. The Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter met Edwards for the first time at the Time Magazine 100 gala in New York City last week.

Edwards reveals he sought advice from the 29-year-old singer on how to impress young voters. The Democratic candidate says, "He was talking about the language of young people, his generation.

"He basically said, 'You've got to get me in the first 20 seconds. I watch movies on YouTube, and if they're 25 seconds long, they'...
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Joss Stone, John Legend And Harry Connick Jr. Provide Aid In New Orleans

May 7th, 2007 9:55am EDT
Joss Stone
Joss Stone, John Legend and Harry Connick Jr. have given a supportive hand to the rejuvenation of grief-stricken New Orleans, Louisiana, following 2005's Hurricane Katrina. The musicians - who were in the American city to perform at its Jazz Festival - have taken time off from performing to aid in the area's rebuilding.

Legend and Connick Jr. kicked off the proceedings on Sunday by washing clothes at a laundromat and painting a house respectively.

Stone will promote voluntary work later today. Dreamgirls star Danny Glover and Democrat politician John Edwards also helped out in th...
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