Weekend News Roundup! Twitter Tiffs

Published September 16, 2013

SEAN PENN, THE ORIGINAL PAPARAZZI FOE.

Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop-culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend.

•  Miss New York was crowned Miss America, the first woman of Indian descent to win the title. Ignorant racists took to Twitter. [CNN]

•  Miley Cyrus unfollowed her own fiancé, Liam Hemsworth, on Twitter, which definitely probably means something. [E!]

•  Lindsay Lohan’s sideboob went to visit her mom. [E!]

•  Insidious Chapter 2 won the weekend box office with $41 million, trailed by The Family, some mobster comedy starring Robert De Niro we’ve only just heard of, which took in $14.5 million. [BOM]

•  Following in the footsteps of Alec Baldwin, Britney Spears, and Sean Penn, Kanye West was charged with battery for attacking a paparazzo… Now there’s a support group we’d like to attend. [People]

•  An overzealous Beyoncé fan almost pulled her into the audience at a show in Brazil. No one touches Queen Bey. [THR]

•  Britney Spears released her new track, “Work Bitch,” a song with a beautiful message about the benefits of good, old-fashioned hard work. [Rolling Stone]