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After People revealed that Blake Shelton was the magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” for 2017, editor Kate Hogan called in to explain why – and who the runner up was in her eyes.

The weekend was such a whirlwind that it spilled in to Monday.

It started Friday when I decided to celebrate the birthday of the Pumpkin Spice Latte. Yes, everyone’s favorite seasonal beverage turned 13 according to Starbucks, who I envision still counting up the sales from that day as I type this. Was it basic? Of course it was! Why else would so many people double-tap it?


To be fair, it’s also an excellent photo that my super-patient colleague Mia took for me on our way back from the Starbucks a block over from the studio.

After Friday night’s show, I headed right home to sleep because I had an early and long Saturday afternoon ahead. The fine folks at the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and John Lennon Educational Bus were holding a block party in Jackson Heights, Queens. Sunday would have been Lennon’s 76th birthday and so the non-profit decided to throw the party on Saturday in what has been dubbed, “the most diverse neighborhood in the world.”


That isn’t just a tagline, either. It was beautiful to see all ages, all ethnicities, all colors come out on a gloomy Saturday to tour the bus, listen to live music and enjoy each other’s company.


I showed up to Queens a little after 11 am and left just before 6. I had enough time to get back to my apartment, change and meet a colleague who was in town and staying near Times Square. I thought we were going to dinner.

Well, we were. But first, we were sitting fifth row at Blake Shelton’s show inside Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.


Dinner did follow at my favorite restaurant, the West Village’s Monument Lane, before drinks and obligatory late-night pizza ensued.

On Sunday I brunched and watched the 1 o’clock game with a friend, went back home to change and then met another friend for drinks at his hotel before heading to Kettle of Fish – the NYC Packers Backers bar – for the Sunday night game.


Look, the colleague is a Packers fan and while I don’t mind the Giants, my Bills won earlier so I was rather indifferent.

Green Bay cruised to victory and shortly thereafter, I cruised back uptown so I could grab some shuteye before interviewing Rachel Platten and Joe Jonas at “Good Morning America.”


Trust me, whirlwinds become much less fun on Monday mornings with short sleep.

PageSix.com Senior Reporter Andrew Nodell phoned in for the latest “Weekend Scoop.” Andrew had news on Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani’s new relationship, plus talked about Busta Rhymes’ day in court and Janet Jackson’s night out in Chicago.
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On Friday’s “Weekend Scoop,” we checked in with People. Staff Writer Patrick Gomez called from Los Angeles and talked about the mag’s cover story regarding Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert’s divorce.
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Gomez also chatted about People’s interview with “Southpaw” star Jake Gyllenhaal.

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Life & Style Weekly reports that Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert may be looking to settle down and start a family soon. Senior Reporter Andrew Nodell also talked about Jennifer Lopez’s relationship and Kanye West’s interesting night at the opera on “The Ralphie Show.”

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Life & Style Weekly reports on Britney Spears’ intense workout regimen. Senior News Editor Jordi Lippe also talked about Blake Shelton’s drunken tattoo and Duck Dynasty’s growing popularity on “The Ralphie Show.”

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Life & Style Weekly reports that Miranda Lambert is now going through Blake Shelton’s phone! Senior News Editor Jordi Lippe explained why and also talked about Taylor Swift and Britney Spears moving on to new men.