Perez Hilton Is Turning Over a New (Spiritual) Leaf

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Blogger Perez Hilton made his name from writing a mega-snarky celebrity blog where he gave out mean nicknames, made fun of peoples' looks, and even drew penis pictures on celebrity photos. But now he's embarking on a new life as a single dad and media mogul. The LA Times has a profile of Hilton (real name: Mario Lavandeira Jr.) that refers to his newly spiritual side: His atrium-like entry offers a clue to his evolution. His last home was dominated by Hilton portraits sent by admirers. Here, a … [Read more...]

Did You Know That Tom Cruise Almost Became a Catholic Priest?

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Tom Cruise may be the most visible face of the Church of Scientology, but before he fell in love with Xenu he considered a path in another religion. As a kid, Tom attended a Catholic school in Cincinnati, Ohio, and while there strongly considered joining the priesthood. The New York Daily News has the story: "Tom was instantly hooked," said Father Ric Schneider, who gave the speech that brought Cruise to seminary school. "I think he wanted a good education. With his parents going through a … [Read more...]

Kim, Kanye, and Jesus Take a Family Photo

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Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, and their fetus are on vacation in Brazil. They went to see one of the country's most famous landmarks, the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, and took this photo. Are we sure this has absolutely no connection to Pope Benedict's resignation announcement today? … [Read more...]

Lark Voorhies Says She Isn’t Bipolar, She’s Just Praying

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Lark Voorhies, better known to a generation as Lisa Turtle from Saved By the Bell, has stayed out of the spotlight in the last few years even as her former coworkers continue to get work. One of the reasons she has kept a low profile might be that she's dealing with bipolar disorder. That's a claim made by none other than Lark's own mom, who says that Lark often stares off into space and talks to herself. Lark denies the claim, saying that in such moments she's actually praying."I have a … [Read more...]

Megan Fox Thanks God for Her Newborn Son

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Actress Megan Fox has been keeping a low profile lately - so low that no one knew she'd given birth until weeks after the blessed event. (That's basically a year in famous people time.) Fox welcomed a son with her husband, actor Brian Austin "David Silver" Green, and they named him Noah Shannon. Fox wrote on her Facebook page: We are humbled to have the opportunity to call ourselves the parents of this beautiful soul and I am forever grateful to God for allowing me to know this kind of … [Read more...]

Jenny McCarthy: From Prospective Nun to Playboy Playmate

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Jenny McCarthy is an actress, model, author, and once-and-again Playboy centerfold. But if things had worked out differently, she might be Sister Jennifer. (Okay, more like Sister Mary or something, but still.)In her latest book, Bad Habits: Confessions of a Recovering Catholic, Jenny talks about her faith journey in her usual offbeat, funny way. "I was taught to believe that my goal in life was to do good things so that I could ensure my place in heaven," she writes. "So, it was only … [Read more...]

Scientologist Actor Johnny Lewis In Possible Murder-Suicide

Former Sons of Anarchy and The OC actor (and also former Katy Perry boyfriend) Johnny Lewis is currently at the center of a big Hollywood scandal. The actor is believed to have murdered his landlady and her cat before either committing suicide or falling to his death. Lewis was known for having drug problems, and he went through Scientology's Narconon program at the request of his parents, Michael and Divona Lewis. The Lewises are longtime committed Scientologists who have both reached level … [Read more...]


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