These gossip websites will say just about anything to get you to click on their page, including sparking false rumors that may or may not make people's live a living hell.
Case in point... HollywoodLife.com spread a false claim that actor Ryan Phillippe and Katy Perry were flirting with each other at Elton John's birthday recently. Ryna Phillippe wasted no time dispelling the rumor on social media...
I AM NOT DATING KATY PERRY. BARELY KNOW HER. PLEASE STOP FLYING HELICOPTERS OVER MY HOUSE. SHE IS NOT HERE.— Dr. Philz (@RyanPhillippe) April 10, 2017
Of course, Katy needed to get in on the fun...
Hi, nice to meet you, sorry bout that @RyanPhillippe carry on, lol.— Katy Perry (@katyperry) April 10, 2017
Can u let me out of this basement pls? https://t.co/I2WKOsIxak— Katy Perry (@katyperry) April 10, 2017
Oh, and Katy's new, even shorter hairscut