Eavesdropping In: Sarah Palin Post-AZ Shooting Defense And "Blood Libel" Attack; Lauer Asks Snooki What "Badonk" Is; Kibosh On Free L.A. Parking?; Kate Hudson Pregnant; Camille Claims Kelsey Grammer Cross-Dresses

by Emily Green · January 12, 2011

Sarah Palin breaks silence on Arizona shooting with 8-min video that includes a defense of her inflammatory political rhetoric and a blast against her critics with a religious reference of "blood libel" likely perceived only by a religious conservative constituent [WaPo]

Watch Matt Lauer ask Snooki what a "badonk" is during her appearance on the "Today" show to promote her book. [HuffPo]

If L.A. City Council decides to privatize city-run parking structures today, kiss 2-hour free lots goodbye and say hello to parking rate hikes [KABC]

In rock star offspring news, Kate Hudson's got Muse frontman and boyfriend of nine months Matt Bellamy's bun in the oven! [PE]

Roundly reviled Beverly Hills "Real Housewife" Camille Grammer suggests estranged husband Kelsey Grammer likes to cross-dress [TMZ]