Jamie Oliver Is Pretty Flippant About Child Abuse

For someone who's devoted years of his life to ensure children's health through decent school lunch programs, Jamie Oliver sure has an odd take when it comes to child abuse. The celebrity chef recently lamented (in jest, we hope) how sad it is that he, as a famous person, can't get away with beating his kids. » 11/21/14 5:10pm 11/21/14 5:10pm

Pregnant Blake Lively Craves Organic Ice Cream and Small Batch Pickles

Pippa Middleton Trades Writing for Belgian Boar Hunting

Shockingly, nobody is looking for any more crack party planning advice from Pippa Middleton since her book Celebrate made a fart noise that echoed throughout the publishing industry (although tips like "Make ice!!!" are extremely helpful), her following two book offers—one on wedding planning and another on… » 1/22/13 9:00am 1/22/13 9:00am

Kate Middleton's Uterus Is Making Camilla Parker Bowles an Alcoholic

Some ludicrous story in the Globe says that the bright, sparkling English promise that is Kate Middleton's possibly-occupied womb has sent Camilla Parker Bowles straight to the bottle; she was reportedly sent to dry up in a 7-day detox retreat in Bangalore, India. Camilla and Prince Charles (the latter who has… » 11/30/12 9:00am 11/30/12 9:00am

Guess Which Celebrity Chef Is Already Booked To Make Brangelina's…

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have hired my mom's pretend (but serious pretend) boyfriend Jamie Oliver to come to their Surrey estate to cook them Christmas dinner. Pitt and Oliver have been buddies since the Jennifer Aniston days. The British chef has tried to give him cooking lessons before, but he's "useless in the… » 9/26/12 9:00am 9/26/12 9:00am

Tom Cruise Viewed as a 'Complete God' Within Scientology; Outside…

I swore I wasn't going to lead with any Tomkat news today (because oops my brain liquefied from boredom and dripped out my ear all gross), but then the other celebrities had to go and be HELLA UNEVENTFUL. Blame all non-Tomkat celebrities, not me. Anyway, an ex-Scientologist lady told E! that Tom Cruise is "viewed as a… » 7/09/12 8:30pm 7/09/12 8:30pm

Celeb Chefs Hit Back Against Ghostwriting Accusations, But Should They…

An article from Tuesday's New York Times dining section has sent several celebrity chefs scrambling after being accused of using ghostwriters to compose their successful cookbooks. "I wrote nine cookbooks and many other chefs' projects over the next five years, some credited but most anonymous," writes Julia Moskin… » 3/21/12 1:00pm 3/21/12 1:00pm

Killjoy Chef Takes Away Kids' Chocolate Milk

After a campaign by Jamie Oliver, Los Angeles schools have banned chocolate milk, corn dogs, and chicken nuggets. One school board member critiques the move: "I really don't understand why we're letting a TV chef dictate our policy. I think we are demonising milk." In response, Jamie Oliver introduced "Demon Milk,"… » 6/15/11 3:00pm 6/15/11 3:00pm

Here Are Time's 33 Most Influential Women

"In 1976, I wondered why TIME didn't have a triumphant Patti Smith on its cover," writes Michael Stipe. He also suggests they put her on the cover now. For now, she'll have to settle for being one-hundredth of the annual Time 100 Most Influential People. » 4/21/11 10:15am 4/21/11 10:15am

Some Guy Calls Shia LeBeouf Names, Punching Ensues

Last night, a patron at an LA bar took it upon himself to question the sexuality of the star of Indiana Jones And The Murder Of Your Childhood Memories, referring to Shia The Beef as a "fucking faggot." Bar fight! » 2/06/11 10:30am 2/06/11 10:30am

L.A. Schools Squash Jamie Oliver's Plans For Food Revolution

Jamie Oliver is pleading with the L.A. Unified School District to reconsider after it rejected his request to film Food Revolution in its schools. 75 other districts have turned down his offer to criticize their school lunches on TV. » 1/18/11 10:35am 1/18/11 10:35am

Los Angeles Doesn't Want Jamie Oliver's Revolution

Food Revolution—previously filmed in West Virginia, where it was proven that lunch ladies are every bit as terrifying as you thought—has been given the boot from the LA school district which doesn't need Jamie's help, OKAY? » 11/08/10 10:22am 11/08/10 10:22am

Mel Gibson Confronts Paparazzo While Wearing Glasses, Fake Mustache

Iron Chefs: Cooks Compete For The Future

"Yesterday new battlelines were drawn as domestic goddess Nigella Lawson launched her iPhone app, putting her in direct competition with Jamie Oliver. Gordon Ramsay has also thrown his toque in the ring." [Guardian] » 4/21/10 1:40pm 4/21/10 1:40pm

He'd Like Fries With That

New research shows that dinner portions have been expanding long before Jamie Oliver came around. After examining 52 renditions of the Last Supper, they discovered that "history's most famous dinner party" has was the forerunner of the super-size-me trend. [LAT] » 3/23/10 11:40am 3/23/10 11:40am

Naomi: "I Will Not Be Held Hostage To My Past"; Ke$ha Tries To Start…

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The Naked Chef Is Heading To The Fattest City To Spark A Food Revolution

Reality TV strikes again, this time plucking British Chef Jamie Oliver from his comfy home country and dropping him into Huntington, West Virginia - the so-called unhealthiest city in America. But is he prepared for the challenge ahead? » 10/09/09 6:40pm 10/09/09 6:40pm

Lindsay Lohan Skips Court