Happy Friday! Here’s some celeb-related news to get your party started right:

  • Beyonce, Oprah and Michelle Obama’s influence on pop culture and politics has landed them on Forbes’ annual 100 Most Powerful Women List. The First Lady comes in at number 8, while Oprah sits at number 14. Beyonce is number 18. The list includes politicians, CEOs and world leaders. Congrats! [Forbes]

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  • All those rumors of Jada Pinkett Smith having an affair with her co-star, Marc Anthony, are far from true, say the show’s crew members. In fact, Jada and Marc were so transparent that they would practice their lines out in the open, with an acting coach. So there you have it. [TMZ]

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  • A kitten thrown from a moving car has found a home in the loving arms of none other than Whoopi Goldberg. The cat was rescued by an Animal Care & Control officer who saw the unfortunate incident occur near the Verrazano Bridge in New York City. Whoopi met the adorable kitten on the set of “The View” and adopted him soon afterwards. Aww…[CBS News]

  • Tia Mowry and hubby Cory Hardrict showed off their beautiful son, Cree Taylor Hardrict to Us Magazine. “He’s smiling, laughing and trying to talk,” Tia says of her adorable little munchkin. [Us Magazine

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  • Chris Brown’s neighbors are trying to get him in trouble with his probation officers. They accuse the singer of being the neighbor from hell because he parks in handicapped spaces and blares his music. A judge says she was she wants to hear from Chris’ probation officers. [The Grio]