Best of 2008

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


While promoting his Iraq war film Stop-Loss, Ryan Phillippe got an unusual request from Tonight Show host Jay Leno: "Can you give me your 'gayest look?'" "Wow," Phillippe replied. "That is so something I don't want to do." Leno later apologized, admitting, "It was a dumb thing to say."