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Stars' Most Regrettable Moments

Paula Abdul's Idol blunder, Nikki Blonsky's airport brawl, Miss USA's tumble – it's all the "oops!" and blunders we just can't forget. By Aaron Parsley


On Feb. 13, Bai Ling was arrested at Los Angeles International airport for allegedly shoplifting $16 worth of celebrity magazines and batteries from a terminal convenience store. Her excuse? Valentine's Day blues. It was an "emotionally crazy" day, she said later, blaming a "huge problem of breaking up [before] Valentine's Day."