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Celebrity Gossip Is Good for You

Anne Sobel | Posted 11.18.2011 | Celebrity
Anne Sobel

Celebrity gossip is Aesop's Fables for adults: a based-on-a-true-story morality tale that teaches a life lesson.

Stealth Bullies: The Hidden Face of Bullying

Rae Pica | Posted 11.16.2011 | Education
Rae Pica

What if preventing bullying is as simple as paying closer attention? The research indicates this may be the case.

(Not) Giving In To Gossip

Fahad Faruqui | Posted 11.15.2011 | Religion
Fahad Faruqui

Why do people go out of the way to know intimate details about another's trials, tribulations and financial troubles? We often fail to grasp the extent of damage that gossip can cause.

Think Gossip Is Harmless? Research Says Otherwise

Posted 10.30.2011 | Women

Across offices in every industry and workers in every function few things are constant. But one of them is definitely gossip. Talking about other peop...

An Interview with Naughty But Nice Rob

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 10.11.2011 | Entertainment
Jordana Zizmor

Reading and watching Rob Shuter is my escape from the doom and gloom of the news. I look forward to his daily "Naughty But Nice" column because he has the best celebrity scoops.

Take This Test Before You Decide To Gossip

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 09.26.2011 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

At some point or another in our lives we have all been the target of gossip and rumors, as well as participants in the spreading of them. It is insidious, toxic and yet, oh so juicy.

Errol Morris' Tabloid

Hellin Kay | Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts
Hellin Kay

"Sometimes you tell a lie long enough and you start to believe it," says Joyce McKinney in the first part of the documentary she is the subject of which opens this week on July 14th.

When Gossip is a Good Thing

The Huffington Post | Brenna Cammeron | Posted 09.11.2011 | Women

Gossip is usually seen as a malicious force, blamed for damaging friendships and engendering distrust. But the knowledge that your decisions might...

Bad Teachers And Shakespeareans Party

Posted 08.21.2011 | New York

Summer galas are springing up around town before the city becomes a sticky-hot furnace. Last night saw a bunch of great events, from the opening film ...

Public Exposure and Private Voyeurism: Why Don't We Do It in the Road?

W. Hunter Roberts | Posted 08.20.2011 | Media
W. Hunter Roberts

Be honest: Don't you feel a little bit ashamed of yourself when you succumb to the media circus? Say what you will about the media; you and I are the ones consuming it.

Exclusive Bulletins From the Archives of TMZ!

Stanley Bing | Posted 08.09.2011 | Comedy
Stanley Bing

Exclusive! Kinky sex at Caesar's swimming pool! (31 AD) Lazy, no-show emperor Tiberius found in naked sex-romp with underage boys at his lewd and lacivious luxury getaway in Capri!

Bristol's "New" Face: I've Been There

Dr. Logan Levkoff | Posted 07.11.2011 | Media
Dr. Logan Levkoff

Bristol Palin is back in the news. She has admitted to having corrective jaw surgery. But some people don't seem to buy it. Now I have no idea if she ...

How The Gift Of Gab Saved The Human Race

Mark Matousek | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Matousek

Gossip has been an indispensable method for policing one another ever since, helping us to monitor good and evil as well as prevent physical conflict.

Consuming Britney: Oops We Did It Again

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 06.05.2011 | Entertainment
Cathleen Falsani

Three years ago, the Associated Press had written Britney Spears' obituary. Just in case. Spears was 26 and seemingly mid-freefall in an epic tumb...

The 9 Funniest Someecards Of The Week

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

In today's tech-driven age, it's so much easier to text, tweet or poke someone as a way to communicate. Things like birthdays, holidays and confession...

PHOTOS: 'Just Go With It', Fake Beatles And More

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Get ready for some serious partying this week, New York. Fashion Week officially kicks off tomorrow, which means plenty of important and beautiful peo...

Justin Bieber Translates the Bible, Willow Smith Is Married: the Hottest Gossip You Won't Find Anywhere Else (VIDEO)

Bryan Safi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Bryan Safi

The new year is already overflowing with hot celebrity gossip. Luckily, everyone's two favorite sun-baked hosts are back to bring you the best, only slightly false news out there, from Willow Smith's wedded bliss to Kim's new hair fail.

The History of Celebrity Gossip From 'The Iliad' To 'Us Weekly'

The Atlantic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In Tom Payne's new book FAME: What the Classics Tell Us About Our Cult of Celebrity, he makes the argument that this kind of celebrity worship is anyt...

Zip it Up and Give it Up: My Resolution to Give Up Gossip!

Betsy Perry | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Betsy Perry

After an evening spent with several wildly intelligent and amusing women, I awoke with a massive hangover and not from the red wine. It was a gossip hangover -- full of 'OMG what did I say?' moments.

Grazia Magazine: A Pleasant Surprise

Marlynn Snyder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Marlynn Snyder

I don't usually pick up the supermarket gossip rags. I think they've have taken celebrity worship to dangerous levels. So imagine my surprise when, on a recent trip to London, I developed a quick affection for Grazia magazine.

When Your Ex Marries the Next Girl (Sorry, Jessica Simpson!)

Jessica Massa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jessica Massa

Why does it sting so much when you find out that he's marrying someone else? And why is that painful feeling intensified when you realize that he's marrying the first girl he dated after you?

Five Top Shops For Boutique Week Deals

Huffington Post | Nicole Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Boutique Week has arrived, and various boutiques around Los Angeles will be participating with discounts starting at 25% off. We've selected our Top P...

TMZ Tricks Charlyne Yi

Giulia Rozzi | Posted 10.23.2015 | Entertainment
Giulia Rozzi

As if we needed more evidence that TMZ is evil, look at this heartless manipulative video they made on actress/comic Charlyne Yi.

The Story Behind Tony Curtis' Sweet Smell of Success

Lev Raphael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

Even before he died last week, any mention of Tony Curtis made most people think of Billy Wilder's classic Some Like it Hot. But for me, it was and will always be Sweet Smell of Success.

What Works in Hollywood? Even the Trades Can't Decide

Candy Spelling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Candy Spelling

It is said there are no coincidences or irony in Hollywood, so I'll just say it's interesting that today's Hollywood trades are making news themselves, rather than reporting other show business news.