Us Weekly spoke with ‘American Idol’ supervising producer David Goffin about the fantasy make-out session between ‘Idol’ judges Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell. “There was so much sexual tension between the two of them, I didn’t need to coax the performance out of them,” Goffin said. He added that Paula thought Simon was “a good kisser” and he revealed “at one point, they each accused the other of using tongues!”
Paula Abdul Dating Gun Guy
March 23, 2003 – People magazine reports Paula Abdul is dating Colton Melby, a part owner of gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson, . The ‘American Idol’ judge’s spokesman confirmed that Melby and Abdul have been together for two months.
Paula Abdul Overcomes Battle With Partial Paralysis
March 20, 2003 – The Today Show’s Ann Curry talked to Paula Abdul about her big come back as a judge on ‘American Idol’. Abdul revealed her battle with partial paralysis and how she now feels reborn after finding a team of doctors to treat her condition.
Video at msnbc.com has since been removed.
Paula Abdul Fury After Her Dogs Get Passed Along
March 17, 2003 – The New York Daily News reports Paula Abdul is “insanely angry” after two of her dogs fell into the wrong hands. Abdul asked “a friend of a friend to watch Tulip and Thumbelina and drop them off at a pup palace,” a source said. “But this person decided to give the dogs to two other people.” Apparently Abdul did track down on of the dogs, and is tracking down the other.
Paula Doesn’t Rate Like Simon Getting Free Dinner
November 22, 2002 – Globe magazine reports that while ‘American Idol’ judge Simon Cowell and his pals were able to get his dinner tab at Tavern on the Green comped by management, the trick wasn’t replicated with his fellow judge Paula Abdul. She heard about Simon’s free dinner and tried the same thing with her gal-pals. They ran up a $700 bill but when they tried to sneak out, an angry waitress blocked the door and demanded payment.
Ryan Seacrest Didn’t Have Sex With Paula Abdul
November 12, 2002 – ‘American Idol’ host Ryan Seacrest tells ‘The Ricki Lake Show’, “I did not have sex with Paula Abdul. We went out to dinner a couple of times on the road and we went to a strip club. She didn’t give me a lap dance, although I did try to get the club to play ‘Straight Up,’ but that didn’t go so well.”