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Paula Abdul has filed a $1 million suit in the Los Angeles Superior Court against manufacturers and marketers of the “Hollywood 48-Hour Miracle Diet.” Their advertisements claimed that the diet juice was being “rushed” to celebrities like Abdul and Jerry Seinfeld, who apparently have never even heard of the magic fat bullet. Abdul’s lawyers allege that the advertisements diminish the value of Abdul’s publicity rights. Entertainment lawyer Jeff Kempler in Atlanta is rolling his eyes. “I don’t know how much you could do for the [celebrity] bar by bringing a wimpy case like this. Look at what we’re saying: Now it’s libelous to say someone’s on a diet?”

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