Best of 2007

Oops! Stars' Most Regrettable Moments

They say there's no such thing as bad press – but Alec Baldwin, Paula Abdul and others just might disagree. By Aaron Parsley


After Richard Gere kissed Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty during an HIV awareness rally in New Delhi in April, Indians in several cities protested and burned effigies of the actor, saying the kiss was an "indecent" act and "against Indian culture." Although a judge issued a warrant for his arrest, Gere said the kiss was "nothing."