Ian Ziering's Celebrity Apprentice Finale Blog: Beauty Beats the Beast

Ian Ziering Blogs About a 'Beauty and the Beast' Face-off on Celebrity Apprentice

Celebrity Apprentice Recap: Joan Rivers Makes Her Final Appearance

Monday night’s episode of The Celebrity Apprentice ended in a display of gratuitous firing that felt … well … mean.

The first hour divided the teams to shill for King’s Hawaiian buns. It was obvious from basically minute one of the task that Kenya Moore’s “Baby Likes Buns” idea would be polarizing – offensive, really. And so Team Vortex lost, and Kenya was dispatched.

9 Things You Really Shouldn't Have Missed on The Celebrity Apprentice

Monday’s episode of The Celebrity Apprentice had boats, awkward massages, anti-terrorist outbursts and, of course, two firings.

Our recap of the beautifully named “It’s Like a Booze Cruise with Knowledge” follow. Let’s keep it aboveboard, shall we?

Kate Gosselin, Kevin Jonas and 2 Real Housewives Join Celebrity Apprentice

Sharknado 2 Takes a Bite Out of the Big Apple

After enduring several major snowstorms this winter, New York City is now facing a new severe weather alert – a hail of man-eating sharks!

Sharknado 2: The Second One shot on location in Times Square, and its star, Ian Ziering, treated onlookers Monday to a glimpse of his celebrated chainsaw skills. (In the first TV movie, Ziering, 49, memorably sawed himself out of a shark’s belly.)

Vivica A. Fox Is Engaged!

In true Cougar style, Vivica A. Fox is engaged to Atlanta club promoter Omar “Slim” White.

The actress, 46, who starred in the reality show, The Cougar, received an eight-karat diamond ring from White, 27, over the holidays.

“We did get engaged on Dec. 26,” Fox tells PEOPLE. “And we are very happy!”

“She is over the moon – so excited, so in love,” a source close to Fox tells PEOPLE. “She got the ring while they were staying at Ritz-Carlton, South Beach, over the holidays.”

Vivica A. Fox: 'I Haven't Found a Man I Want to Answer To'

For actress Vivica A. Fox, hosting the new reality series The Cougar isn’t just a job – it’s a way of life.

“I met a couple of people recently who sparked my interest,” the Kill Bill star, 44, tells PEOPLE. “And yes, I am being a cougar! They are all much younger than me. I always tell them I am in my 40s up front. ”

Fox says the show is “empowering” for women like Stacey Anderson, 40, the “cougar” who is the object of affection for 20 young hopefuls on the new TV Land series, which airs Wednesday nights at 10 p.m.

Caught in the Act!

• Jessica Simpson, getting a jumpstart on her 28th birthday celebration (actual birthday: July 10) at the Key Club in West Hollywood with beau Tony Romo and pal Vivica A.

Vivica A. Fox: Rumored Sex Tape Doesn't Exist

Vivica A. Fox wants to set the record straight when it comes to a rumored sex tape – there isn’t one.

“Vivica does not have a sex tape. If I did, I would be making my own money off of it,” the Kill Bill actress told PEOPLE backstage Saturday night at the taping of the inaugural BET Honors in Washington, D.C.

Reports of the tape swept the Internet earlier this month, but Fox says, “As a 43-year-old woman, I would never allow a man to put me in that position. If you see me having a love scene, it’s going to be choreographed in a movie, and be fabulous.”