The Week In Tabloid Fodder: Fact Vs. Fiction

It’s that time of the week again, when the celebrity weeklies hit the newsstands. To separate what’s real and rumor, we turned to our friends at Gossip Cop for the 411 on this week’s most controversial stories.

Reese Witherspoon is drinking heavily in order to “cope with the stress of her parents’ bitter battle in divorce court,” reports the National Enquirer. The mag says the star’s parents’ legal war is the “heartbreaking secret” behind Witherspoon’s recent disorderly conduct arrest in Atlanta. For whether the actress is seeking help for her drinking, click over to Gossip Cop. 

Kim Kardashian is planning a dangerous “liquid diet” to lose weight while pregnant, reveals In Touch. According to the mag, the reality star recently had a meltdown after she “gained six pounds in one week,” so she’s set to go on a “crash diet.” For what other extreme measures Kardashian is taking to combat her weight gain, go to Gossip Cop.

Blake Shelton has “ended his bromance” with Adam Levine in favor of new The Voice judge Usher, says the National Enquirer. According to the mag, Shelton and Levine’s relationship has been “falling apart” ever since Usher joined the singing competition show. For more on their awkward rift, head over to Gossip Cop. 

Ryan Seacrest has “rebounded” from Julianne Hough with Hollywood party-girl Jasmine Waltz, reveals Life & Style. The mag says the TV host has been “hooking up” with Waltz in the wake of his split from Hough. For how serious it is between them, and whether Hough is aware of her ex’s new romance, see what a Seacrest pal leaks to Gossip Cop.

Brad Pitt is “desperate” to buy up a topless picture of Angelina Jolie being auctioned off in London, reports the National Enquirer. The mag says Pitt is “prepared to pay whatever it takes to get the photo” because he wants to keep the image “for himself.” For how much Pitt is willing to shell out for the pic, log on to Gossip Cop.