updated 11/26/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 11/26/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST
When model Kim Alexis, 29, smooched with Larry "Bud" Melman, 69, during a Manhattan bash thrown by the William Morris Agency, the kiss went to the head of David Letterman's stumpy sidekick.
Gary Busey, 46, who barely survived a 1988 motorcycle crash in which he wore no helmet, has changed his hardheaded ways. He wore a helmet for all 100 miles of a charity ride near Los Angeles.
John Travolta, 36, brought his old buddy, actress Kelly Preston, 27, to the American Ireland Fund's Gene Kelly tribute in L.A. Contrary to tabloid reports, a rep for the two says they are not engaged.