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2008-09-11 18:00:22

As Paris Hilton left the theater where "Paris, Not France," a documentary about the socialite, premiered this week at the Toronto International Film Festival, she gave a few claps of applause after director Adria Petty was announced for a question-and-answer session . "I'm basically being judged, and they're creating this false person, and I can't do anything about it," Hilton says in the film. "It's amazing that this woman is a human being and that people actually can be ruthless enough to...

2008-08-23 21:00:18

THE politicians frantically accusing each other of flip-flopping on energy policy should heed Ralph Waldo Emerson's observation: "A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of small minds." The fact is, politicians in both parties are junking one-sided energy policies and rushing to embrace comprehensive solutions. It's about time. It may be the ultimate demonstration of just how timid our "gotcha" politics have become that Paris Hilton actually became something of a national policy...

2008-08-22 18:00:22

By Jake Coyle ON THE NET: www.eatdrinkordie.com NEW YORK - EatDrinkOrDie.com is hoping to find the culinary equivalent of Paris Hilton's political campaign ad. The site is the latest expansion of the Or Die Networks Group, whose signature site is Funny Or Die, the comedy Web site Will Ferrell and Adam McKay co-created last year. As is true with the other Or Die sites, Eat, Drink or Die marries professional content with amateur submissions. Each of the sites are branded with celebrity...

2008-08-20 21:00:32

The politicians frantically accusing each other of flip-flopping on energy policy should heed Ralph Waldo Emerson's observation: "A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of small minds." The fact is, politicians in both parties are junking one-sided energy policies and rushing to embrace comprehensive solutions. It's about time. It may be the ultimate demonstration of just how timid our "gotcha" politics have become that Paris Hilton actually became something of a national policy...

2008-08-14 21:00:20

Paris Hilton didn't do enough pledging for a 2006 sorority comedy, according to a lawsuit filed this week . Worldwide Entertainment Group Inc. filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Miami, alleging the 27-year-old model-actress- heiress owes $75,000 in damages for not fulfilling promotional obligations. Hilton entered into an agreement in 2004 for the production and distribution of the movie "National Lampoon's Pledge This!" according to the lawsuit. Hilton starred in the film and...

2008-08-11 03:00:29

FAMOUS girls are going green - at least in a fashion sense. Singer Kelly Rowland, main picture, partied in St Tropez while Paris Hilton and Dita Von Teese showed their true colours in Hollywood and London. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-09 00:00:11

By David Usborne John McCain is fighting back as a self-styled Churchillian war hero. David Usborne joins a resurgent campaign that is starting to givethe Obama camp the jitters The race for the White House NANCY ROSE exchanges a furtive snigger with her friend in the civic centre in Lima, western Ohio where hundreds have gathered for a Straight Talk Town Hall with John McCain. But first the all-white crowd (well, very nearly) needs warming up. Cheerleaders wave pom- poms to the music...

2008-08-07 21:00:14

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- While Paris Hilton's spoof campaign ad on Funny or Die may not lead to an increase of pink paint sales in the nation's capital come this November, one thing is certain -- Funny or Die has the hottest viral hit on the web. Since its release two days ago, the video has been viewed over 6.2 million times, and driven site visits to their highest level in company history. "We are excited that this piece has become a hot topic for both the media and the public...

2008-08-07 06:00:28

By Marco R. della Cava Paris for president? That's the spoofy gist of a video starring Paris Hilton that's taken off on Will Ferrell's comedy site, FunnyorDie.com. The short is pushing 4 million views since Tuesday. "Paris totally got the joke," says Adam McKay, Funny or Die co-founder and film director (Step Brothers), who conceived and wrote the Hilton spot. "I thought it was ludicrous that (John) McCain was trying to bring Barack Obama down just because he was popular. If (McCain)...

2008-08-06 09:00:03

By Devlin Barrett Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Attention, America: Paris has spoken. Paris Hilton, the blond, doe-eyed celebrity thrust into the presidential campaign in an ad by Republican candidate John McCain, issued a tart rebuttal Tuesday, albeit in a scantily clad, tongue- in-cheek kind of way. Last week, McCain launched an ad comparing Democratic rival Barack Obama to Hilton and Britney Spears, suggesting Obama was no more than a celebrity candidate unready to lead the nation....


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