Pop Culture: Gossip This!

From the April 10, 2014 edition

Comeback queen George Takei will be the Grand Marshal of this year's Columbus Pride Festival, Stonewall Columbus announced last week. Everyone should come dressed to the parade as their favorite meme. Oh my!

After more than 30 years interviewing stars and revealing his top 10 lists, David Letterman will retire from "The Late Show" in 2015. "Don't worry," Buzzfeed said. "We got it from here."

Actor James Franco creeped on a 17-year-old girl via Instagram. His poetry officially sucks.

Comedian and plus-size provocateur John Pinette died in a Pittsburgh hotel room last week. Hollywood agreed to forgo its arugula cleanse for one day in his honor.

Celebrity chef and not-so-accidental racist Paula Deen is in more hot butter-flavored water after closing her Savannah restaurant, Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House — the same place where she is accused of racial discrimination — without actually letting the staff know about its demise until the day of closing.

Stop the presses: Amanda Bynes was seen at a beach in a bikini.

Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr, who recently divorced actor Orlando Bloom, told reporters that she would like to explore her bisexuality. Appropriately, men everywhere freaked the eff out.

Kris Kardashian and Bruce Jenner want you to know they are most definitely separated, OK?