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Madonna’s Globe win not appreciated by Elton John’s husband; Lindsay Lohan to appear at probation hearing

Elton John started quite a nice tiff with Madonna at the Golden Globes, where they were both nominated in the best original song category. (Madonna for “Masterpiece” from “W.E.”; John for “Hello Hello” from “Gnomeo & Juliet.”)

Sir Elton said during a red carpet interview that Madonna didn’t have “[an expletive] chance of winning,” which turned out to be wrong. Madge took home the prize, which led John’s husband and “Gnomeo” producer, David Furnish, to post an angry note to Facebook: “Madonna winning Best Original Song truly shows how these awards have nothing to do with merit. Her acceptance speech was embarrassing in its narcissism.”

For the record, Madonna does not “feel bad” about her win. (Gossip Cop; Us Weekly)


Lindsay Lohan. (Frazer Harrison/GETTY IMAGES)

Looks like Lohan has some competition for the role of Elizabeth Taylor in a Lifetime film about the screen legend. Megan Fox is also being considered to play Liz, according to a network exec. Would Fox be better than LiLo? Worse? Equally bad? (E!)

Matt LeBlanc “joked” to TMZ that he would like to do a “Friends” reunion because he “could use the money.” Natalie Morlaes did not fare so well when she asked LeBlanc, who won a Golden Globe for his work on “Episodes,” a “Friends”-related question on the red carpet Sunday. His face said it all. (TMZ; Buzzfeed)

Jay-Z retires a word, after the jump

Jay-Z is reportedly retiring his use of the B-word expletive, now that his daughter Blue Ivy Carter has been born. (Vulture)

Mena Suvari filed to end her second marriage Friday. (People)

Kelsey Grammer and his wife, Kayte Walsh, are expecting twins. Walsh suffered a miscarriage in 2010. (People)

Y’all, Paula Deen has announced that she has type 2 diabetes. (People)

Avril Lavigne and Brody Jenner have reportedly ended their relationship. Anyone? Anyone interested in this? (E!)

Really important news: Snooki has endorsed Donald Trump for president. Yes, the “Jersey Shore” star is aware the Donald isn’t running. (HuffPost)

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