First Dibs: Is Donald Sterling NOT A Racist?

Is Ryan Gosling back on the red carpet? What did George Clooney celebrate this weekend? Are Hellblazer fans happy with the trailer for NBC’s Constantine?

  • Donald Sterling told Anderson Cooper that he’s “not a racist” and that he was “baited” by “the girl” into his racist comments. Cooper’s full interview with Sterling is set to air on CNN tonight. [US Magazine]
  • You’re not the only one getting back to business this Monday morning. Ryan Gosling is walking red carpets again and The Gossip Table has the dish.
  • George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin threw an engagement party this weekend at Cafe Habana in Malibu. The restaurant is owned by Clooney’s best friend, Rande Gerber. [People]
  • NBC unveiled its first trailer for Constantine, a show based on the DC Hellblazer comics. Fans are already excited for the show because its lead actually looks like John Constantine in the comics, and speaks with a British accent. [MTV News]

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