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Reliable Source: August 2, 2009 - August 8, 2009

Beyer Farewell Was Hot Hot Hot!

John Warner and Don Beyer (Courtesy of the Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress) Neither heat nor humidity will stop Virginians from honoring a favorite son, it seems. But if you're the party host, you might...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 7, 2009; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
 
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Have Hacking Accusations Gone Viral?

Juleanna Glover and Jeffrey Weiss at home in 2004. (Mark Finkenstaedt for The Washington Post) Is there something in the water? We reported Thursday a twist in the divorce of GOP lobbyists Juleanna Glover and Jeffrey Weiss: His small...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 7, 2009; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Hey, Isn't That . . . ?

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis, left, talks with rap star Snoop Dogg, wearing hat, during the Ravens' training camp in Westminster, Md., Thursday. (AP Photo/Baltimore Sun, Karl Merton Ferron) Snoop Dogg making a surprise appearance on the sidelines at...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 7, 2009; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Hey, Isn't That...?  
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All in a Knot Over Chelsea's Plans

Chelsea Clinton (Jim Lo Scalzo/Bloomberg News) Is Chelsea Clinton marrying longtime beau Marc Mezvinsky later this month on Martha's Vineyard -- or not? Absolutely not, according to the Clinton camp. For the past three months, persistent rumors and published...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 6, 2009; 1:04 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (22)
Categories:  Chelsea Clinton wedding  
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Lovebirds No Longer

Juleanna Glover and Jeffrey Weiss at home in 2004. (Mark Finkenstaedt for The Washington Post) When lobbyists fall out of love, it can get messy. Juleanna Glover and Jeffrey Weiss were among the city's most sociable young power couples...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 6, 2009; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Love, Etc.  
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Love, Etc.

Engaged: "True Blood" Co-stars Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin (Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Engaged: Actors Anna Paquin, 27, and Stephen Moyer, 39, People reports. She was the little girl who won an Oscar for "The Piano" at age 11; he's...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 6, 2009; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Love, Etc.  
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This Just In . . .

Major regime change at long-running "At the Movies": Critics Ben Lyons and Ben Mankiewicz have been ousted from the syndicated series in favor of A.O. Scott and Michael Phillips. They will take over the seats once occupied by Gene...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 6, 2009; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Furor Over an Obama Puff Piece

Student Barack Obama in a 1980 photo shoot at Occidental College. (Lisa Jack/Getty Images) It was only a matter of time before someone combined a certain memorable image of a young future president with a jokey twist on his...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 5, 2009; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (14)
 
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President Obama: The Lion in Summer

(BigStockphotos.com) President Obama, born under the sign of Leo, got plenty of advice in Tuesday's "If August 4 is Your Birthday" horoscopes: Chicago Tribune: "A big job requires assistance. Line up some people to interview. Take this job and...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 5, 2009; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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Hey, Isn't That . . . ?

"American Idol" Season 8's top ten finalists. (AP Photo/Fox, Ray Mickshaw) Some, but apparently not all, of the "American Idol" stars fine-dining together Monday night at The Source -- Allison Iraheta, Anoop Desai, Danny Gokey, Matt Giraud, Megan Joy,...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 4, 2009; 3:04 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Hey, Isn't That...?  
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For Sotomayor, a Summer Retreat

Sonia Sotomayor (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) Where in the world is Sonia Sotomayor? After her hearing last month, the Supreme Court nominee virtually disappeared from public view. That's standard for nominees waiting for confirmation, said Above the Law...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 4, 2009; 1:04 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Update

Kathleen Turner (Joe Corrigan/Getty Images) Why was Kathleen Turner dining (solo!) in Crystal City on Saturday night? Turns out the whiskey-voiced actress had a secret project in D.C. -- playing the late political columnist Molly Ivins in a new...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 4, 2009; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Update  
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Quoted

Clinton Portis (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) "At the moment it was like, 'Ohhh, I want to do something weird and different,' and that's what I did, I dyed my hair blond. You know, it wasn't an attention seeker." -- Clinton...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 4, 2009; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Hey, Isn't That . . . ?

Rahm Emanuel gives some backstage pointers to actor Seth Weitberg, who plays him in The Second City's "Barack Stars." (Courtesy Woolly Mammoth Theatre) Rahm Emanuel and wife Amy finally catching "Barack Stars," the Second City parody at Woolly Mammoth...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 4, 2009; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Delonte West Settles Down, Settles In

Newlywed/new homeowner Delonte West (13), with fellow Cleveland Cavaliers Ben Wallace, left, and LeBron James during a game against the Denver Nuggets last December. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) Busy times for a homegrown success: NBA star Delonte West has spent...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 3, 2009; 1:04 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
 
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The Vision Thing

A Secret Service agent awaiting the president in a 2004 file photo. (Jodi Cobb/National Geographic) A new book claims the Secret Service once changed a motorcade route -- because of a warning from a psychic. D.C. author Ronald Kessler...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 3, 2009; 1:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Hey, Isn't That . . . ?

Kathleen Turner on Broadway in 2005. (Carol Rosegg) Kathleen Turner dining solo at the bar at Legal Sea Foods in Crystal City on Saturday night. Clam chowder, and the crab cake appetizer. Janet Napolitano catching a matinee of the...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 3, 2009; 1:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Love, Etc.

Markie Mark in 2006. (Eric Thayer/Reuters) Wed: Actor/producer Mark Wahlberg, 38, to his longtime girlfriend, model Rhea Durham, 31, in a small Catholic Church ceremony in Beverly Hills on Saturday, People reports. Make that very longtime girlfriend: The oldest...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 3, 2009; 1:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Love, Etc.  
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Quoted

Smokey Robinson at Michael Jackson's memorial service July 7. (Mario Anzuoni/Reuters) "Every day you turn on the TV and you hear something about it: 'Now they're thinking about arresting the doctor.' And I think it's a shame what they've...

By The Reliable Source  |  August 3, 2009; 1:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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