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According to a new report by RadarOnline, Taylor Armstrong is “struggling” financially following the tragic suicide of her estranged husband Russell Armstrong.

Sources reveal the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star is worried about her future while struggling to make ends meet. “Taylor is desperately trying to figure out how she is going to live and support her daughter,” a source tells RadarOnline. “She is struggling to make money right now.”

The source adds, “She had plans to write a book before Russell committed suicide, but now she doesn’t know what she is going to do.”

We can confirm that Taylor was indeed planning to write a book. In fact, we were planning to post that story the same day Russell’s suicide made headlines. After a fan tweeted to her that they would love to read her biography on August 13, Taylor tweeted back: “Writing my story w a self help book right now! RT.” She hasn’t updated her twitter page since August 15.

As it’s been widely reported, the Armstrongs were having financial difficulties despite their portrayal on the Bravo hit show as being wealthy. “Taylor is scrambling to find a way to earn a living, but she isn’t sure how she’s going to make end meet,” the source added. “Taylor’s salary from the Bravo reality show was not as lucrative as they wanted people to think. Everything is currently on hold.”

Meanwhile, the National Enquirer is reporting this week that Taylor might have had a fling with another housewife. That housewife in question is none other that RHOC extra Fernanda Rocha. The Enquirer states that just days before Russell’s passing, Taylor and Fernanda were “dirty dancing and kissing passionately at a Newport Beach fashion show.”

Taylor’s rep however denies the story to the Rumor Fix blog, calling it “ridiculous.”

RadarOnline is also reporting that Russell might have had a life insurance policy after all, but the beneficiary isn’t Taylor but rather his first son Aiden Armstrong from his first marriage to Barbara Fredrickson.

“Aiden’s mom, is trying to locate the documentation about Russell’s life insurance policy. Barbara believes that there was a policy that named her son as the sole beneficiary at the time of Russell’s suicide,” reveals a source. And despite the fact that Russell’s death was a suicide, the insurance would still be valid as long as it was taken out two years before the date of the suicide, and the premiums were paid and up to date.

And finally, days after her only daughter Pandora Vanderpump tied the knot, Lisa Vanderpump tweeted some more pics from the wedding! Those are below.

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Oh, Kim Kardashian, you never cease to amaze appall me with your famewhoring antics! The latest is no exception!

Apparently Kimmie’s “sexy, superprivate” honeymoon to new hubby, Kris Humphries-Kardashian was anything but, as she invited the paparazzi to photograph every moment the couple spent in the $3,300-per-night five-star Hotel Santa Caterina along Italy’s Amalfi Coast! Kim, who I guess was in the mood to make another sex tape make some money during the romantic vacation, Kris (husband, not mother) supposedly planned last minute, decided to offer the mag exclusive photos!

Although Kim claims: “We were planning on waiting til next summer to take [a honeymoon], but Kris surprised me last minute!” The couple likely went on the vacation because US Weekly offered to pay for the trip in exchange for the rights to capture Kim & Kris snuggling while Kim donned a series of skimpy outfits and itty-bitty, practically non-existent bikinis.

Revealing just how much K&K’s newlywed moments are worth, gossip maven Rob Shuter Tweeted the following: “I love @KimKardashian! She sold exclusive pics from her honeymoon to @usweekly for $200,000 #Genuis. What will a baby exclusive be worth”

And speaking of babies; that was apparently the theme of the Kardashumphries honeymoon! Apparently, Kimmie is ready for a baby and already preparing the tabloids for her delivery room exclusives! According to a source: “Kim is the kind of bride who’d be thrilled if she had gotten pregnant on her honeymoon.” Another source, who is close to the Kardashian family, confirms: “She wants a baby nine months to the day of getting married.”

Well, her wish may be coming true as an eyewitness supposedly spotted Kim purchasing pregnancy tests on her honeymoon! “She came on her own and bought two pregnancy tests,” the source reveals. “She didn’t speak any Italian and looked a bit embarrassed.” So, that would mean, Kimmie was pregnant before walking down the aisle, right?

Despite all the speculation, Kim herself, played coy when questioned about the possibility of a baby being on the way: “Am I having a baby? … I just got married! Who knows? It’s no secret that I can’t wait to be a mom. Of course I hope it happens soon. I don’t know if I am right now.”

“I would be a mom right now for sure [if I wasn't famous],” Kim continues. “I love kids. I would have probably done this a lot sooner.” Well Kim, no time like the present- there’s money to be made off the next Kardashian venture!

And speaking of money to be made, owner of the infamous Kim K sex tape, Steve Hirsch of Vivid Entertainment is confirming he would be willing to sell the rights to the adult film, for a very hefty fee. $30 Million dollars hefty! And apparently a private party (last name Dardashian), has contacted Mr. Hirsch through their lawyer with interest in making just such a deal! Steve discloses: “I have no idea who is behind this offer … but If it’s Kim, I have a tremendous amount of respect for her. She has my number and can call me any time.”

Well, if it is Kim – ironically, that explains why she needs to sell her honeymoon photos to US Weekly. Someone needs the money to get their sexy times away from the viewing public!

Can you believe Kim spent her honeymoon with her own paparazzi?! Are you as appalled by that as I am? Thoughts on Kim possibly being prego and planning for a baby? Should Kim buy the rights to her sex tape back or just move on?

Bethenny Frankel finds herself on the receiving end of some negative publicity today after her Skinnygirl drinkline was yanked from the Whole Foods supermarket chain.

The reason? Apparently some of the supposed “natural” ingredients in the Bethenny Ever After star’s drinkline were discovered to be not so natural. “There are no ingredients listed on the bottle,” one nutritionist tells the Huffington Post.

“Bethenny has been promoting the drink on and off-camera for years [as] full of ‘natural flavors, lightly sweetened with agave nectar and made with premium Blue Agave clear tequila,’ but that’s about all we know about its ingredients,” the nutritionist states. A store worker adds, “The store prides itself in selling the best quality whole products that our high-end consumers expect. Not novelty products that are shaded with secrecy.”

A Whole Foods employee in Michigan also confirmed the news to TMZ. The employee states the products were briefly sold at his store while confirming the line was recently pulled because “it was learned the ingredients are not natural.” Yikes.

Neither Bethenny nor the Whole Foods chain have yet to comment on this issue. No word yet on how big a blow this will be to the Skinnygirl cocktail empire. As reported, Bethenny sold the drink line earlier this year for a reported $100 million when counting the incentives and payouts — which are likely contingent on the line’s continued success.

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UPDATE – The Absurdtosublime blog reports they were told the products were yanked because of an unnatural ingredient that was found: caramel color. The site adds that the bottle does indeed read “made with blue agave tequila with natural flavors and caramel color added.” The site however points out that a number of items in the Whole Foods stores, such as frozen foods, contain one “unnatural” ingredient or two.

UPDATE #2 Beam, the company that owns the Skinnygirl line, tells TMZ Whole Foods never “pulled” the product, but simply decided not to reorder. Uh uh. The company adds that the “Skinnygirl Margarita contains very low levels of sodium benzoate (a preservative) so it can stay on the shelves.”

It was double eviction week last Thursday on Big Brother 13, as two of the strongest players left in the game were voted out.

Veterans Danielle Donato and Jeff Schroeder were evicted, joining fellow veteran Brendon Villegas in the jury house. In new interviews, both Danielle and Jeff speak out on their evictions, what they would have done differently and their thoughts on being able to play the game twice.

Below are excerpts from Danielle’s interview with Reality Wanted -

Q. RealityWanted: What prompted to you to turn on your alliance with the veterans so early in the game?
A. Daniele: I knew that Jeff was going to be really hard to get out later on in the game. I had a really tight alliance with Brendon and Rachel. They were the perfect alliance member because they were strong competitors and huge targets. I knew that with Dominic the four of us could run the house. Period. Also, Brendon and Jeff walked around the house just bullying everyone, including me. I didn’t want any part of that. I am my own person and wanted to make my own moves and not base things on what Brendon and Jeff told me what to do.

Q. RealityWanted:
Did you expect to be backdoored by Jeff? He has said in the past that that’s not how he plays.
A. Daniele: Jeff walks around that house preaching integrity and honesty. The reason I didn’t backdoor Jeff was because he accused me of attacking him on a personal level in week three in trying to back door him. I wanted to prove that it wasn’t personal. The only reason he backdoored me was because he held a personal grudge and wanted to make a big move.

Q. RealityWanted: Your relationships with Kalia and Porsche seem genuine. Are they friendships that you will carry outside of the game?
A. Daniele: I never came into this house expecting A. to make friends and B. to make friends with girls. I cannot wait to have real friendships with these people outside of the house. Kalia and Porsche are both amazing women. Those friendships were real and they will last forever.

Q. RealityWanted: What was the best part about getting to play the game a second time?
A. Daniele: I think the best part is knowing what I’m getting myself into and being able to appreciate the whole experience more.

Below are excerpts from Jeff’s interview with Reality Wanted -

Q. RealityWanted: What was the fight this week with Shelly about? Is it because she told Rachel that you threw the cornhole challenge?
A. Jeff: It was just to call Shelly out. She made three deals with other people in the house. That might have been my demise, but it happened the way it happened. I wasn’t scared of anyone in the house, but ultimately, that was my demise. Either way, I’m out and they are in.

Q. RealityWanted: Are you surprised that she suddenly turned on your alliance?
A. Jeff: Shocked. I thought I would be friends with Shelly after the game – and I want to say that it is all just a game – but for Shelly to do something like that really hurt. Right now, it stings, but we’ll see how I feel at the finale.

Q. RealityWanted: Playing a week’s worth of Big Brother in one night might be great television but it seems pretty terrible if you’re a player and end up on the wrong side of things. Could things have gone differently if tonight’s events took place over the course of a week?
A. Jeff: I don’t know what I could have done to prepare even if I had known, but I definitely would not have had it out with Shelly yesterday.

In other BB news, TMZ is reporting today that Shelly Moore’s family has met with the FBI over the death threats they had been receiving following Jeff’s eviction. Some deranged fans were apparently leaving frightening calls and emails for Shelly’s loved ones.

Fortunately, the FBI has determined that none of the threats were “credible.” Sources close to Shelly’s family also reveal that the threats have essentially stopped in the last couple of days. Good.

And finally, a new live eviction episode of Big Brother airs tonight on CBS. HOH Porsche was forced to put up two of her own alliance members after opening up the Pandora box and unleashing the pairs twist back on the house. Up for eviction are Shelly and Adam. It appears Shelly will be the one getting the boot unless she is able to pull off a last minute miracle. The episode airs tonight at 9/8c.

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The new season of the Amazing Race marks a decade of entertainment from the CBS series, so expect to see lots of new twists and turns.

The nineteenth season is highlighted by a cast headed up by former Survivor winners Jenna Morasca and cancer survivor Ethan Zohn. Joining them are a retired NFL player, Olympic snowboarders, a set of twins, the youngest person ever to sail solo around the world, and, of course, a pair of former Vegas showgirls…just to name a few.

This year’s race around the world will span four continents, twenty cities, and almost 40,000 miles of global travel. The eleven teams will start their trek in Southern California before heading to Taiwan. Thailand, Denmark, Malawi, and Indonesia will be other destinations for those fortunate enough to survive elimination.

This season, hosted by Phil Keoghan, also boasts a new “Hazard” penalty and the first ever double elimination. The new season of Amazing Race premieres Sunday, September 25, on CBS. Meet the teams below!

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In a new interview with In Touch Weekly, Jersey Shore star JWoww, 25, is finally opening up about the speculation that she got some work done on her face.

Despite sporting what appears to be a much different look on the new season of the MTV hit show, JWoww aka Jenni Farley is denying she got any new procedures done.

“People are saying I got cheek implants, my chin shaved down and a nose job,” she tells In Touch, citing that weight loss is to blame for her drastic new look. “I lost 15 pounds and my cheeks have become more defined. I highlight my cheeks instead of putting bronzer on them,” she added. “If I got work done, I would be open to talking about it; I didn’t,” claims JWoww before going on to admit she does have a boob job and is open to Botox in the future.

“I have cellulite,” confesses JWoww, who hasn’t ruled out the possibility of getting plastic surgery down the road. “I’ll probably get Botox by the time I’m 30, and have my breast implants redone in a few years after I’ve had kids,” she says. Did she or didn’t she? We’ll let you be the judge as a before and after photo of her is below.

Meanwhile, JWoww’s costar and BFF Snooki is speaking out about Dancing With The Stars. Despite reports that she had signed on to do the show, Snooki is not a part of the new season.

During an appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Snooki claimed she was never asked to be on the show. “They never asked me, not once did they come up [to ask,]” said Snooki. “I feel like I’m too busy to do it [right now,] cause I have all my products coming out … [but] in the future, I definitely want to dance.”

It however appears Snooki is trying to take the high road unlike her costar DJ Pauly D who dissed the show. According to numerous reports, she was indeed asked but declined due to her busy schedule. Meaning she stands to make more money in the next 2 months by doing club appearances rather than being tied down to the show.

TELL US – YOU BUYING JWOWW’S STORY? DO YOU BELIEVE SHE DIDN’T DO ANYTHING TO HER FACE?

E! reporter and reality star Giuliana Rancic is standing her ground when it comes to the brewing weight controversy involving her fellow skinny girl LeAnn Rimes!

The drama began when Giuliana, star of Style network’s Giuliana and Bill, stated in an interview that she would like to feed a too skinny LeAnn at her new restaurant. LeAnn didn’t take too kindly to the comments from Giuliana, who has also been criticized for being too skinny, as she fired off a number of tweets earlier this week.

“She lost a lot of weight from all the stress in her life,” said Giuliana, 36. “She seems a little thin right now, and I think she looks great when she’s a bit curvier.” LeAnn, 29, then responded via twitter: “@GiulianaRancic hey, we should go to dinner sometime. You get criticized all the time for how small you are. You can see just HOW much I eat and maybe put a stop to this crazy “shrinking” once and for all…..oh, & then we should workout together!”

While talking to E! yesterday, Giuliana reveals she sees nothing wrong with her original comments. “I don’t see anything wrong with pointing out that someone looks good curvier. There’s nothing hotter than a girl with some curves. I wish I was a curvy bombshell!…trust me!” says Giuliana.

Giuliana adds that she meant no harm with her comments. “I didn’t mean it as an insult but apparently some people took it the wrong way. If someone told me they prefer me with some more weight on me…I’d give them a big, fat kiss!” says Giuliana. “I think this is just a big misunderstanding and hold no hard feelings towards LeAnn. Hope to see her on a red carpet soon!”

We are closely monitoring LeAnn’s twitter page and will bring you an update the minute she responds! You know she will.

Photos credit: WENN

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Bringing you a new photo post this week!

Above is a photo of the Real Housewives of Orange County stars Alexis Bellino and Jim Bellino as they attended the “Scarface” Blu-Ray DVD Release Party hosted by Ciroc held at Belasco Theatre Los Angeles, California on August 23, 2011.

Below, Real Housewives of NJ stars Caroline Manzo, Melissa Gorga & Jacqueline Laurita celebrate Gregory Bennett’s birthday party at a gay club, Real Housewives of NYC stars Kelly Bensimon & Jill Zarin celebrate her Shape magazine cover, Bethenny Frankel steps out with hubby Jason Hoppy, plus Nene Leakes, Cynthia Bailey, Joe Gorga and a new bikini shot of Alexis Bellino!

Also below, Kim Kardashian attends the VMAs post honeymoon, the Jersey Shore cast at the VMAs, plus Kendra Wilkinson, Ashley Hebert, Vienna Girardi, & more!

Photo credit: Credit: FayesVision/WENN.com

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