Culture Cheat Sheet

10.18.13

Details Behind Gwyneth Paltrow’s ‘Vanity Fair’ Feud, Katy Perry Leaks New Album

And Donald Glover breaks Instagram silence.

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Behind Gwyneth Paltrow’s feud with Vanity Fair. Researchers on the story are now looking into Paltrow's friendship with Miami billionaire Jeff Soffer. Page Six

Stream Katy Perry's Pop-Mainlining Prism Album. Hear her "Roar." And, presumably, sing, too. Spin

Donald Glover Breaks Silence About Disturbing Instagram Posts. Glover said he "didn't want to lie about his feelings anymore." Thank you, Drake, for making it okay for rappers to talk about their feelings. Hollywood Reporter

Why TLC Said 'Hell No' To Britney's '...Baby One More Time'. Apparently, the song was originally written for TLC, however, T-Boz was not ok with singing "hit me baby one more time." MTV News

Vampire Diaries tops NBC sitcoms; Reign disappoints. You know you have a problem if The CW beats you in the ratings. Entertainment Weekly