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The Reliable Source: August, 2011

Posted at 07:45 PM ET, 08/30/2011

Names & Faces: Daryl Hannah; Onyango Obama; Bradley Bartlet; Dean Sheremet

News and notes among the rich and famous.

By Aaron Leitko  |  07:45 PM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:37 PM ET, 08/29/2011

Names & Faces: Dominique Strauss-Kahn; Beyoncé Knowles; Matthew Fox

Also, Sebastian Bach and Jason Castro.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:37 PM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 08/29/2011

Names & Faces: Sofia Coppola; Cuba Gooding Jr.; Adam Levine

News and notes among the glitterati.

By Gabriela Melendez Olivera  |  10:51 AM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 08/26/2011

Salahi winery to go on auction block next month

Everything that’s not bolted down must go.

By Aaron Leitko  |  05:10 PM ET, 08/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 08/24/2011

Names & Faces: Dick Cheney; Clark Gable’s grandson; Jared Gilmore

News and notes from the annals of celebrity.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:30 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:54 PM ET, 08/23/2011

Names & Faces: Margot Kidder; Amy Winehouse; Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen

The former “Superman” actress spent the day in a paddywagon.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:54 PM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 08/22/2011

Names & Faces: Kate Winslet; Kimberly Stewart; Jon Huntsman Jr.

News and notes among the rich and famous.

By Aaron Leitko  |  10:00 PM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:51 PM ET, 08/21/2011

Names and Faces: Kardashian wedding; Obama vacation; Bill Clinton goes vegan

D.C.’s delegation to the reality wedding of the year was Greta Van Susteren and John Coale, who shared his observations on the event.

By Gabriela Melendez Olivera  |  10:51 PM ET, 08/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 08/19/2011

Greta Van Susteren, John Coale head to Kardashian wedding

The Fox News host and her husband will rep D.C. at the wedding of the summer.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:57 PM ET, 08/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 08/18/2011

Names & Faces: Clinton Portis; Russell Armstrong; Phil Spector; Jon Huntsman Jr.

News and notes among the famous.

By Aaron Leitko  |  08:00 PM ET, 08/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 08/17/2011

Names & Faces: David Cross; Gerard Depardieu; Kevin Federline

News and notes on the famous and formerly famous.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:24 PM ET, 08/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:14 PM ET, 08/16/2011

Names & Faces: Michele Bachmann; Kobe Bryant

Bachmann wished the King a happy birthday...on the 34th anniversary of his death.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:14 PM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 08/16/2011

Names & Faces: Newt and Callista Gingrich; Gen. Petraeus

The former house speaker and his wife stopped at Starbucks; the CIA director grabbed a bite with his daughter.

By Aaron Leitko  |  03:44 PM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:47 PM ET, 08/15/2011

Names & Faces: Monica Goodling; Jeb Bush Jr.; Tara Reid

Also, the ex-Queens of the Stoneage bassist Nick Oliveri is facing some serious jail-time.

By Aaron Leitko  |  06:47 PM ET, 08/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:09 PM ET, 08/14/2011

Names and Faces: Coco Chanel, Elvis Presley, Austin Powers

By Gabriela Melendez Olivera  |  11:09 PM ET, 08/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Do presidents get vacations? The annual debate heats up as Obamas head to the Vineyard

The 10-day vacation starts next week

By The Reliable Source  |  10:00 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Katherine Schwarzenegger talks parent’s divorce with Harper’s Bazaar

Also, just because her dad is a sinewy action star, that doesn’t mean she wants to talk about body building.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:00 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 08/11/2011

In other news...: George Soros; Huma Abedin; Rebecca Black

The billionaire is in dutch with his 28-year-old ex; Abedin attended the White House’s Ramadan dinner.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:41 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Quoted: Reporter Richard Hottlet summing up his career in journalism

He’s not one for long speeches.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:43 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quoted

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Love, etc.: Twin boys for “True Blood” actor Sam Trammell

Love and its consequences amongst the glitterati.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:26 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:00 PM ET, 08/10/2011

New memoir showcases messy private (cheap, tyrannical, sometimes charming) side of former Redskins owner Jack Kent Cooke

His former secretary spills the details.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:00 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Love, etc.: D.C. choreographer Dana Tai Soon Burgess gets engaged

Love and its consequences among D.C. notables.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:24 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Love

Posted at 04:51 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Hey, isn’t that...: Timothy Geithner; Ray J

Celebs and noteables out and about in D.C.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:51 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Hey, isn’t that...?: President Obama at Ted's Bulletin

The president grabbed a bite at the Capitol Hill diner with campaign volunteers.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:35 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Newsweek’s Michele Bachmann cover: Latest in a forgettable line of mini-scandals

Voters don’t care much about the “crazy eyes” covers

By The Reliable Source  |  10:00 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:21 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Love, etc.: A daughter for Track Palin

His mother in law is psyched. No word from Sarah.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:21 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Love

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Hey, isn’t that...: Marc Anthony at Hotel Monaco

The newly single singer spent a weekend in D.C.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:07 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Update: “The Wire” actress Felicia “Snoop” Pearson gets three years probation

Pearon was busted in March during a Baltimore drug sting.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:16 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 PM ET, 08/08/2011

What’s the name on their birth certificate? Not Rick Perry, Connie Mack, or Mitt Romney

The name Cornelius Harvey McGillicuddy doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:55 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:00 PM ET, 08/08/2011

Mary Beth Albright not “The Next Food Network Star”--- but the former lawyer knows how to talk

More love for D.C. foodies

By The Reliable Source  |  11:00 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:21 PM ET, 08/08/2011

Newsweek picks creepy-looking Michele Bachmann photo for cover

Don’t look at it late at night or in a dark room.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:21 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 08/08/2011

Hey, isn’t that...: Janet Napolitano

The Homeland Security Secretary caught an opening night screening of “Rise of the Planet of the Apes.”

By The Reliable Source  |  02:41 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 08/08/2011

Quoted: Elvis Presley on women’s undergarments

He knew what he liked.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:18 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:38 PM ET, 08/07/2011

Johnathon Schaech on being halfway famous in Hollywood

The Edgewood, Md., native, now in a new movie, “5 Days of War,” discusses his near-miss celebrity, 15 years after being named a Next Big Thing.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:38 PM ET, 08/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:05 PM ET, 08/07/2011

In other news: Big Boi arrested on drug charges

Ecstacy and Viagra — go figure.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:05 PM ET, 08/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

Posted at 08:56 PM ET, 08/06/2011

Hey, isn’t that. . . ?: Henry Rollins, Hugo Weaving, Elena Kagan

Seen around town.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:56 PM ET, 08/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 08/05/2011

In other news: Buzz Aldrin sues stepdaughter; Coheeed and Cambria oust troubled bassist

A couple messy parting-of-ways.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:00 PM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 08/05/2011

Read this: Obama’s 50th birthday party; unfamous Redskins

Good reads from today’s paper.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:11 AM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Read This

Posted at 07:55 PM ET, 08/04/2011

Wendell Pierce, of ‘The Wire’ and ‘Treme,’ to open groceries in New Orleans ‘food deserts’

The actor says he was inspired in part by Michelle Obama’s health eating campaign.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:55 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebvocate

Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 08/04/2011

In other news: Jerry Lewis abruptly splits with Muscular Dystrophy Association

There were hints of turmoil when he spoke with TV critics last week.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:28 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 08/04/2011

Quoted: Faye Dunaway to her (ex) landlord

You can’t evict me — I’m moving!

By The Reliable Source  |  04:33 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quoted

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 08/04/2011

Hey, isn’t that. . . ?: Cate Blanchett, David Wu, Taylor Swift, Michelle Obama

Seen around town.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:34 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 08/04/2011

Read this: Christie Hefner; Taylor Swift

Choice clips from today’s newspaper.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:26 AM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Matt Damon’s clash with libertarian journalist Michelle Fields on education is a viral hit

Fields, a new college grad, woke to find that half the Internet loved her and half the Internet loathed her.  

By The Reliable Source  |  08:00 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Politics

Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 08/03/2011

In other news...: Serbian tennis player flies to the wrong Carlsbad for tournament

D’oh!

By The Reliable Source  |  06:20 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news..., In other news...

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Hey, isn’t that...: Alek Wek; Mark Kelly; Taylor Swift; President Obama

The supermodel got a bite at Meiwah; the astronaut dined at Matchbox

By The Reliable Source  |  02:26 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Quoted: Linda Evangelista on supermodel office hours

Busier than you think!

By The Reliable Source  |  01:53 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quoted

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 08/03/2011

Read this: Barack Obama at 50; New Yorker on Bin Laden

Choice bits from today’s paper.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:08 AM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Read This

Posted at 11:00 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Natwar Gandhi plays Mahatma Gandhi, in District finance chief’s acting debut

The city’s CFO stars in a community theater production about Indian independence, “A Tryst with Destiny.”

By The Reliable Source  |  11:00 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Politics

Posted at 06:34 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Hey, isn’t that. . . ?: Michelle Obama at Meiwah

Seen around town.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:34 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Quoted: John Huntsman on Michele Bachmann

If only we were all so photogenic.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:12 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quoted

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 08/02/2011

Read this: Gabrielle Giffords; the Peebles family feud; Brett Haber

Other interesting stories in the Washington Post.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:34 AM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Read This

Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 08/02/2011

Love, etc.: Alison Starling and Peter Alexander are engaged

The broadcasters met in Seattle but didn’t start dating until they both moved East.

By The Reliable Source  |  12:00 AM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Love

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 08/01/2011

Melissa Etheridge is friend and fundraiser for Maryland Del. Heather Mizeur

They became pals after Etheridge sought the lesbian superdelegate’s vote for Obama in 2008.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:00 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Politics

Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 08/01/2011

In other news: Kings of Leon cancel U.S. tour

After the lead singer got abruptly sick midway through a Dallas concert. Draw your own conclusions.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:11 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 08/01/2011

Quoted: Lady Gaga on Amy Winehouse

Agree or disagree?

By The Reliable Source  |  04:26 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quoted

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 08/01/2011

Hey, isn’t that. . . ?: Katie Couric; Antonin Scalia; Dominic Monaghan; Ian Somerhalder; Lee Anne Wong

Seen around town — but no, not all together.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:16 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Hey

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 08/01/2011

Read this: Anwan “Big G” Glover; Michelle Rhee

Good stuff from today’s paper.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:41 AM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Read This

Posted at 11:00 PM ET, 07/31/2011

Furin’s bakery closes doors after 27 years — and Karl Rove blames Obama

The Georgetown hangout said goodbye Sunday

By The Reliable Source  |  11:00 PM ET, 07/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:30 PM ET, 07/31/2011

Love, etc.: Zara Phillips gets married in yet another royal (sort of) wedding

Queen’s granddaughter weds rugby player

By The Reliable Source  |  10:30 PM ET, 07/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Love

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 07/31/2011

In other news...: Newt and Callista Gingrich gets support from fellow cruisers

Shipmates on the luxury cruise call them “a nice couple.”

By The Reliable Source  |  10:00 PM ET, 07/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

 

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