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Taylor Swift Wins The Taylor Swift Award For Being Taylor Swift! (Seriously, It's A Real Award!)

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It's like she was born to win this award or something…

Taylor Swift has become so unbeatable when it comes to award shows, they're starting to just give her her very own category.

We're serious — The 26-year-old singer just won the Taylor Swift Award at the BMI Pop Awards on Tuesday night, and we think it's safe to say she earned it!

Related: Taylor Swift Scores The Met Gala Vogue Cover

As she accepted the honor onstage, Tay Tay was quick to point out how silly it is to have her own award, saying:

"If they had chosen somebody else, I'd be, like, kind of bummed about it…"

Very fair. As long as they don't make this an O Magazine thing and give it to her EVERY year…

Luckily, Taylor made sure to end her speech on a serious note, saying:

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Todd Chrisley Is About To Come Out… With A Country Album!

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Todd Chrisley is really doing it!

The Chrisley Knows Best patriarch has signed a deal with BMI music to create a new album as a singer/songwriter — a country one!

Helping the Roswell, Georgia reality star on his first single will be Sara Evans and songwriter Shane Stevens — who has also written for Carrie Underwood and Selena Gomez.

Video: Country Superstar Cam Makes Her Late Night Debut On The Tonight Show!

Not a bad team to get your career off the ground!

So will this lead to some classic country tracks? Or will the whole thing be a train wreck??

All we can say is…

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Katy Perry's New Song Is Called 1984 — Is This A Shot At Taylor Swift?!

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It's no secret that there's a bit of a feud between pop superstars Katy Perry and Taylor Swift — so much so that their mutual friends have been dancing between them recently!

But now, we have something even juicier than that — Katy may be taking action through music to hit back at T-Swift!

[ Related: Why Did Ellie Goulding Delete Her Pic With Katy Perry?! ]

Here's what we know:

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Yale University Student Was Nearly Kicked Out For Being TOO THIN?! Find Out How She Fought Back HERE!

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Can we all stop weight-shaming each other now? Please!

Yale University student Frances Chan was nearly kicked out of school because, according to their health center, she was severely underweight.

The 20-year-old is 5’2” and 92lbs which alarmed the caretakers at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, where Chan was getting a lump in her breast checked out (it was benign!).

That’s when the school basically demanded that she gain weight or get out because

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Carly Rae Jepsen & Owl City's Good Time Is Ruled A Rip-Off In Court! Get The Copycat Deets HERE!

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Well this is the total opposite of an AH-Mazing evening!

Carly Rae Jepsen and Owl City's hit track Good Time was sued for for copyright infringement back in 2012…

And it looks like they just lost their case!

BMI (the company who collects royalties from the song) is now being order to pay over $800k to the lesser known vocalist Ally Burnett, who the song apparently rips off!

If you listen closely, Ally's ear candy, Ah, It's a Love Song, does sound trés similar - but your humble opinion is ALWAYS appreciated.

Do you think the ruling was fair?!

UPDATE: There has so far been NO ruling in this case by the court. The plaintiff actually dismissed her claims against BMI and agreed that royalties deposited by BMI can be released to the lawyers for other defendants in the case. That part of the claim has nothing to do with Carly Rae or Owl City.

Ch-ch-check out both videos…AFTER THE JUMP!!!

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Airline Asks Flight Attendants To Weigh Less To Cut Fuel Costs!

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Ryanair, the budget European airline that brought you duct-taped on windows has now thought of another great way to save money but keep flying.

As fuel costs rise, airlines are struggling to find ways to deal with the high cost of keeping their planes in the air.

So Ryanair is going to make their planes lighter by any means necessary.

That means printing their in-flight magazine/menu on thinner paper, taking less ice onboard and reducing the weight of seats and carts.

Oh yeah, and the flight attendants have been asked to watch their weight.

Apparently in Europe it's cool to set BMI standards and hold employees to a certain weight standard or threaten termination.

That's ridiculous.

A spokesperson for the airline said:

"We encourage staff to watch their weight – with the motivation of appearing in the annual Ryanair calendar."

Wow. All of their flight attendants look like models.

We believe a workplace should encourage their staff to live healthy lifestyles through incentives like subsidizing a gym membership or offering healthier cafeteria choices, but flat out firing people for "weighing too much?"

That's plain wrong.

No matter how good your calendar looks.

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Why Is Understanding BMI Helpful?

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A FitPerez reader named Seb has a technical question and who better to answer it then fitness expert Courtney Barber? Seeking clarification about BMI measurements, he asks:

Hi Courtney,

I was wondering what does BMI stand for and why is it so helpful?

According to Courtney:

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