The candidate spouse is an very important part of his/her election team. Sometimes they're important for support and sometimes they're important campaign players. Michelle Obama is the latter. She is currently in Connecticut trying to help get Barack Obama chosen as the Democratic candidate.
David Beckham was showing off a new tattoo of his wife. Becks got a tattoo of his favorite photo of Victoria Beckham on his forearm. The image is a Brigitte Bardot-inspired photo of Posh taken for Pop magazine a few years ago. Getting a tattoo of someone is a pretty big commitment. We're glad that these two are comfortable taking this step.
A study is underway at an Australian university to figure out if a woman's self-esteem is best served by kind sentiments or just sentiments that she agrees with. There are many schools of thought on this. Some women only hear what they want to hear and some women are 'ravenous, blood-sucking monsters' for compliments.
An Australian man was given a year of probation for sending friends a sex tape of him and a former lover. The man filmed their sex session with his camera and sent it to his friends after she would not take him back. This group of friends included her new guy.
Ethan Hawke has a baby on the way with girlfriend Ryan Shawhughes. Hawke and Shawhughes have been dating since he split with Uma Thurman. Shawhughes was once hired as a nanny for Thurman and Hawke's two children.
A speed dating event has been organized to match rich folks up with young hotties. This time around, though, it's the older rich women getting their pickings of the hot, young men. Take that status quo.
The media get a little crazy this time of year. A reporter from a Mexican TV station decided to dress in full wedding gear and ask Tom Brady to propose to her. When she got shot down she decided to try other players. Good luck.
A marketing firm in Japan has a new, love-positive HR policy. They allow employees time to recover from breakups. The firm allows older employees more time off (ostensibly they're in more serious relationships). This probably will actually increase productivity in the long run.
The star of Harry Potter, Daniel Radcliffe, has broken up with his girlfriend Laura O'Toole. The two met on the set of the play Equus. In other news, JK Rowley said that ending her relationship with Harry Potter was far worse than getting a divorce.
Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale are having another child. The two rockers had it confirmed to People. Speculation is that that they are just into their second trimester. Their son Kingston is almost 2 years old.