Lacey Donohue · 09/30/13 10:20PM

While we're on the subject of destructive refusals, researchers have determined that the 2010 whooping cough outbreak in California was probably driven by parents who refused to vaccinate for "non medical" reasons. The pertussis outbreak led to 9,120 cases and 10 deaths.

Medical Journal Calls Anti-Vaccination Study an 'Elaborate Fraud'

Max Read · 01/06/11 01:06AM

A 1998 study in the Lancet medical journal claiming a link between vaccines and autism was retracted last year for being scientifically unsound. But a new investigation claims the study wasn't just wrong—it was also an "elaborate fraud."

Leonardo DiCaprio Rings In New Year with Motley Celebrity Crew

Adrian Chen · 01/01/11 11:11AM

How did you celebrate New Year's Eve? Probably not with a supermodel in Mexico. Jenny McCarthy has a new boyfriend. Justin Bieber tries to win Selena Gomez's heart with diamonds. New Year's Day Gossip Roundup is surprisingly not hungover!

Jenny McCarthy Announces New Talk Show

Whitney Jefferson · 12/15/10 01:41PM

First Fran Drescher gets a "Tawk Show" and now this? We can only hope that Jenny McCarthy's new show is a throwback to Singled Out, features discussion of her famous exes, and isn't about how horny she always is.

Christina Aguilera: Yes, Those Are My Sexy Naked Pictures

Maureen O'Connor · 12/09/10 10:54AM

Christina Aguilera says she fell prey to a nefarious computer hacker. Blake Lively and Ryan Gosling seem to be dating. Michael Lohan makes a video of himself getting Botox, because, why not? Thursday gossip has a complicated relationship with fame.

Jenny McCarthy on Discovering Masturbation

Christopher Han · 10/29/10 04:28PM

Jenny McCarthy discovered the art of self-pleasure with the help of her teddy bear Tubby. It helped lessen the guilt by having someone else take the religious load off her shoulders. A generation of teenage boys thanked her.

Heidi and Spencer to Divorce Court: JK!

Maureen O'Connor · 10/01/10 08:56AM

The Montag-Pratts formally end their divorce charade. Heidi Klum quits Victoria's Secret. Lindsay Lohan wears fancy outfits at rehab. Charlie Sheen's daughter has a Twilight-themed wedding. TGIFriday gossip.