Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi Sport New Digs

Lara Spencer explains what has people buzzing on the "GMA" Pop News Heat Index.
2:42 | 05/24/13

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ellen DeGeneres might be for addicted to decorating than me. HER AND portia DeRossi have done it again, reportedly closed on another home, this one, oh, a $26 million tuscan villa in santa barbara, california. I can't, I can't. Josh's dream house. Please, portia said ellen is a serial decorator and certainly has a lot to work with here. The 1920 mansion 10,000 square feet extensive gardens, 13 acres of privacy. This isn't their first time in the hud. They bought another home in the santa barbara area back in 2006. Get this. They're also very good at this. Bought it for 15 million. Sold it two years later for close to 20. Santa barbara is the greatest place on earth. ellen DeGeneres, you are my decorating hero. Give him cpr. I'm sure they'll have you over, josh. Oh, my. Coming up in "pop news" this morning, we heard josh speak earlier this week. Now george, it was his turn. Off this morning but thursday was a special day for him. He returned to his alma mater, columbia university to speak at the graduation ceremony for the school of international and public affairs sharing some of the lessons he's learned along the way. I was thrilled to find out that my first work study job would be with a man who had just been national security adviser to the president. Dr. Intib knew brzezinski and wrestling over afghanistan, of course, my main job was to bring him lunch in his office on the 13th floor. Hot pastrami on brown bread. My first lesson, all work has dignity. Indeed, it does. What a great example. Work hard and good things do happen. George shows that. George was actually a visitor professor at columbia in th THE '90s. Boy, are we so happy he decided to change careers. Have a good weekend, george. I'll show you pictures. I would like you three and you at home to play a little game with us. What are you looking at right here? Yeah, I see it. See the cat. Yeah, that's a cat. I didn't see it. This is called cat bearding. This is the latest internet craze apparently. People spend a lot o time who have decided -- and a cat. Decided to pose with their cat. To look like a beard. Recently tumblr used captain awesome sauce. What? A user on tumblr, he brought together some of the best cat beers on the web. On catbeard.Com has been shared over 85,000 times and that, everybody, is your look at a very strange friday "pop news."

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