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Overtly sexual ads shoved down our throats is not exactly rare (see last night’s Kim Kardashian Super Bowl commercial), but Faith Hill threw us for a bit of a loop.
With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, the country singer’s spot for Teleflora played out very sweetly … before throwing a crude one-liner in America’s lap.
The upside? Because it’s Faith Hill, the punchline was unexpected and well executed. The downside? It’s Faith Hill. The straight-laced star’s fans may disapprove.
What do you think? Funny and harmless, or too far? Check it out …
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What do you get when you cross an emotional backstory with a cute personality and an incredible singing voice?
Lauren Alaina, a 15-year old from Georgia who auditioned for American Idol in Nashville and immediately told the judges that she was inspired by her cousin Holly, a brain tumor victim for whom Alaina had organized a number of fundraisers.
As was the case with Chris Medina, was this final audition of the night planned to manipulate the audience? Of course. But that didn’t make Lauren’s voice any less beautiful or her story any less true. She sang both a Faith Hill single and anMore >
For Kurban, the role of faith in their lives has never been clearer.
The arrival of new daughter Faith Margaret on December 28 blessed the pair beyond comprehension, they told People magazine in its new cover story.
Faith was born via surrogate (a.k.a. “gestational carrier”) at The Women’s Hospital at Centennial Medical Center in their adopted hometown, Nashville.
Faith Margaret takes her middle name from Kidman’s grandmother, and her first from what Nicole and Keith relied upon to fulfill their family dream.
“They never gave up faith of expanding their family, that they’d have anotherMore >
Something you didn’t hear about at the Golden Globes was Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban welcoming a baby girl named Faith, just born via surrogate.
Born to a surrogate December 28 at Nashville’s Centennial Women’s Hospital, Faith Margaret Kidman Urban is Keith and Nicole’s biological daughter.
She joins the couple’s first daughter, 2-year-old Sunday Rose.
Congratulations to the happy, growing family!
“Our family is truly blessed, and so thankful, to have been given the gift of baby Faith Margaret,” Kidman and Urban said. “No words can adequately convey the incredible gratitude we feel forMore >
After a mystery illness prompted her to cancel all upcoming events and undergo surgery last week, Aretha Franklin offered very few details to the media.
Now reports say the Queen of Soul is suffering from pancreatic cancer.
A source familiar with the situation told The Detroit News about Franklin’s condition. Detroit’s Fox 2 news also attributing that information to a relative.
Aretha Franklin has not confirmed reports of her diagnosis.
The National Enquirer posted a story on the music legend’s reported illness earlier, prompting some of the speculation regarding the Queen of Soul.
The cover for Sarah Palin’s newest book, America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith and Flag, has just been released by publisher HarperCollins.
The book is due out November 23, after the midterm elections and about a year after the release of her bestseller, Going Rogue: An American Life.
Expect the new book – and extensive book tour – to amplify the speculation over whether the ex-Alaska Governor will run for president in 2012.
It certainly would be interesting if she challenged Barack Obama.
Among the many, many things Palin ripped Obama about in the past was his writing two booksMore >
[HMG] – In most cases if famous singer was seen schmoozing another man’s wife, we’d report an affair. In the case of Paul McCartney and Michelle Obama it’s a dream gig. And he brought the Jonas Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill to help out.
The 67-year old musical legend was on stage at the White House yesterday to receive the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, which is awarded by the Library of Congress to those rare artists whose careers show a lifetime commitment to promoting song as a means of cultural understanding.
“I don’t think there could be anything more special than to play here,”More >