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The Buzz: Karl digs himself a hole insulting Adele, Pippa

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Karl digs himself a hole insulting Adele, Pippa

Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is not one for niceties. Case in point, last year he called Grammy Award-winning singer Adele "a little too fat" and followed that up with an insult about Kate Middleton's sister, Pippa. "I don't like [her] face. She should only show her back," he said. We're sorry, have you looked in a mirror lately?

And now the German designer is throwing salt into those wounds.

In promo clips for CNN's "Fashion: Backstage Pass" posted on the website Fashionista, the 77-year-old Karl reaffirms that he does not care for Pippa's face, telling host Alina Cho, "I think her sister looks better."

And when asked about Adele, Karl says, "Adele [is] another problem. ... I never said that she was fat; I said that she was a little roundish. A little roundish is not fat. But for such a beautiful girl ... after that she lost eight kilo [17.6 pounds], so I think the message was not that bad."

Yeah, it was that bad. How would you like to be made fun of -- we definitely have plenty of ammo considering you admitted that you're in love with your cat and wish you could marry her, not to mention the fact that she has three maids, dines with you and flies on a private jet.

Why don't you just stick to something where you don't have to speak. Oh, we know! How about fashion?

- Elizabeth Larner

Say what?

"I'm not officially dating. Yeah, I don't know what you do. Do you put out an announcement in the trades? I'M DATING! It all seems very scary to me, to be honest. So I'm kind of keeping pretty close counsel right now."

- "Arrested Development" actor Will Arnett, speaking to Details about his life after divorcing "Parks and Recreation" star Amy Poehler

Quick takes

According to Us Weekly, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, wife of actor Channing Tatum, gave birth to a baby girl in London on Thursday. Congrats, you two!

One Direction's Harry Styles was the best man and walked his mother, Anne Cox, down the aisle at her wedding to longtime partner Robin Twist on Saturday, People reports.

Singer-actress Pia Zadora, who starred in "Butterfly" in 1981, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of domestic battery and coercion, Us Weekly reports.

Former "Glee" singer Charice Pempengco confirmed in an interview on "The Buzz" on Sunday that she is a lesbian, Us Weekly reports. You go, girl!

Happy birthday for June 4

Actress Morgan Griffin ("The Sleepover Club," "Charlie and Boots") is 21.

Actress Jordan Hinson ("Eureka") is 22.

Drummer Zac Farro of Paramore and of Novel American is 23.

Singer Mollie King of the Saturdays is 26.

Actor Shane Kippel ("Degrassi: The Next Generation") is 27.

Comedian-actor T.J. Miller ("Unstoppable") is 32.

Bassist JoJo Garza of Los Lonely Boys is 33.

Singer-songwriter Kasey Chambers is 37.

Actress Angelina Jolie ("Girl, Interrupted," "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider") is 38.

Actor Russell Brand ("Forgetting Sarah Marshall," "Get Him to the Greek") is 38.

Bassist Stefan Lessard of the Dave Matthews Band is 39.

Singer Nikka Costa is 41.

Actor Noah Wyle ("ER," "Falling Skies") is 42.

Actor James Callis ("Battlestar Galactica," "Bridget Jones's Diary") is 42.

Bassist Dave Pybus of Cradle of Filth is 43.

Comedian Horatio Sanz ("Saturday Night Live") is 44.

Actor Rob Huebel ("What to Expect When You're Expecting") is 44.

Actor Scott Wolf ("Party of Five," "Everwood") is 45.

Singer-songwriter Al B. Sure! is 45.

Singer-songwriter El DeBarge is 52.

Actor Eddie Velez ("The A-Team," "True Blue") is 55.

Actor-singer Keith David ("Crash," "Men at Work") is 57.

Actor Parker Stevenson ("The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries") is 61.

Singer-actress Michelle Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas is 69.

Actor Bruce Dern ("Coming Home," "Nebraska") is 77.

Singer-actress Morgana King ("The Godfather") is 83.

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