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‘Gossip Girl’ Chews Nastia Liukin’s Ear Off

Betsy Waldman | October 21, 2008 - 12:49 pm

As mentioned last month, Olympic medalist and Wheaties box hero Nastia Liukin is set to appear in an upcoming episode of Gossip Girl.
Here she is on the set Tuesday morning, taking a break while shooting her scenes in the Astoria section of New York City borough Queens.
And, yeah, Nastia’s nasty-a publicistMore »

Nastia Liukin Has One Nasty Publicist

Celebuzz | August 26, 2008 - 6:00 pm

See that dour face hulking behind Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin?
Yeah, that’s her publicist. Her name’s Sour Puss.
At least that’s probably what the folks gathered outside Beso in Hollywood thought, when a young girl tried to get 18-year-old gymnast Liukin’s autograph.
Sour Puss swooped in for the smack down on… More »

America Dominates Women’s Gymnastics

Betsy Waldman | August 15, 2008 - 10:55 am

U-S-A! U-S-A!In a performance harkening back to Mary Lou Retton’s stunning 1984 Olympic victory, American gymnasts Anastasia “Nastia” Liukin and Shawn Johnson took home the gold and silver, respectively, in the all-around finals for women’s gymnastics at the  2008 Olympic games in Beijing Friday morning. Coming in third was China’s Yang Yilin. Liukin, 18, who… More »