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Originally posted 01/24/2011 04:15PM
Bristol Palin is managing to be both excited and coy about reports she's dating a new guy.
When asked on KWHL's The Bob & Mark Show Friday if she and a 20-year-old Alaska pipeline worker are an item as rumored, she replied, "Are you guys getting personal with me, really?"
But the hosts on the Anchorage-based show pushed her to just admit she has a new boyfriend, helpfully suggesting that she say, "Yeah, you know what, I'm seeing a guy and he's really great and Tripp loves him and we're having a really good time and we're really good friends."
Originally posted 11/05/2010 08:45AM
There is at least one good thing about Levi Johnston's mayoral ambitions in Wasilla, Alaska, according to his ex, Bristol Palin: It will force him to continue his education.
The Dancing with the Stars contestant and daughter of a former Wasilla mayor says that Johnston will need to get his GED before he can run for office, which is "great." He'll also have to relocate within city limits.
"It is an important position," Palin, 20, tells Ellen DeGeneres on Monday's The Ellen DeGeneres Show. (DWTS partner Mark Ballas appears with Palin.) "And I don't think he knows what he is getting himself into."
Originally posted 10/04/2010 05:10PM
Originally posted 08/27/2010 08:00AM
Back on the outs yet again with the Palin clan, Levi Johnston – would-be Hollywood star and new candidate for mayor of Wasilla, Alaska – says Bristol Palin is just as hungry for the limelight as he is.
"I don't think I'm any more obsessed with making a career out of this than she is," the recent Playgirl model said in an interview that ran Friday on CBS's Early Show. "Obviously she's doing Dancing with the Stars. I wouldn't say I'm obsessed with any of it. I'm just taking it as it comes.
And as for that apology to almost-mother-in-law Sarah Palin? "That was something I did to make my fiancée happy," he said.
Originally posted 08/25/2010 03:00PM
Having targeted his constituency, Levi Johnston opened fire on his campaign for mayor of Wasilla, Alaska, at the Chimo Guns shop in the small (pop. 10,000) town he calls home – until, that is, Hollywood beckons.
His letter of intent was filed Friday with the Alaska Public Offices Commission, allowing him to appear on the ballot in October 2011 at the earliest, according to ABC News. Johnston, 20, then moved on to the gun shop. There, reports TMZ, he looked at (but did not buy) a few models, including a $2,000 Weatherby Ultra Lightweight hunting rifle.
Throughout his day, he was trailed by a reality TV camera crew, for his proposed series, Loving Levi: The Road to the Mayor's Office.
Originally posted 08/23/2010 11:35AM
Move over, Jimmy Kimmel. Kathy Griffin is gunning to be Levi Johnston's campaign manager as he runs for mayor of Wasilla, Alaska, and she even has a strategy all dreamed up.
"The campaign would be based on me being the first lady," the comedian, who once feigned a relationship with Johnston for laughs, tells PEOPLE. "But it would also be based on a celebration of Levi trolling the town shirtless – or being photographed in the shower in various stages of undress."
Originally posted 08/13/2010 12:25PM
Originally posted 08/12/2010 02:35PM
When it comes to his quest for ratings, Levi Johnston is more than willing to let reality take a backseat.
As part of a potential reality show called Loving Levi: The Road to the Mayor's Office, the former Playgirl model, 20, says he will run for Sarah Palin's old job as mayor of Wasilla, Alaska. There's just one hitch: He doesn't live within city limits, a requirement for the post.
His likely opponent, the city's current mayor, isn't fearful for his job.
Originally posted 08/10/2010 07:00AM
Some people will do anything for attention – including running for mayor of Wasilla, Alaska.
The latest hopeful to toss his hat into the ring? None other than reality-star wannabe Levi Johnston, who hopes his campaign will attract viewers to his proposed TV reality show.
Johnston, 20, has paired with the veteran reality firm Stone and Co., already responsible for TLC's Extreme Food Sculpting, to pitch a Loving Levi: The Road to the Mayor's Office pilot, the production company confirms to The Hollywood Reporter.
Originally posted 08/09/2010 12:45PM
Bristol Palin was in tears last week as she spoke to PEOPLE about the humiliation that led her to break up – again – with Levi Johnston. But Johnston appears to be happily playing around Hollywood.
"Oh, we're friends. The ring's off, but we're friends, so everything's good," Johnston told PEOPLE at Sunday's Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles, where he had Brittani Senser on his arm. He told PEOPLE his date was "just a friend. She’s a singer."
It was the second time in as many days the two were spotted together, and Johnston, 20, is actually set to appear opposite Senser in her upcoming music video for her R&B song "After Love." This is the video that Palin, 19, referred to Johnston's lying about in a recent PEOPLE interview: "He told me [his trip to L.A.] was to see some hunting show, but come to find out it was that music video mocking my family."
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