"You can expect me to do my part, and then I will be home to watch the rest of it in my pajamas before the next commercial break," she told reporters Saturday. Well, she might've done just that: After helping to open the show, she wasn't spotted the rest of the evening.
Barker "Doing Good" Says Dupri
Travis Barker is still in critical condition in a Georgia burn center after Friday night's plane crash, but one celeb pal says he's "doing good."
Jermaine Dupri -- Atlanta-based producer and Janet Jackson's BF-- visited Barker in the hospital on Sunday and tells Usmagazine.com he's "doing good" but the crash is "a seriously sad situation." Mandy Moore, DJ AM's ex-girlfriend, was also seen at the Still Burn Center yesterday.
Barker and AM are expected to make full recoveries.
Michael Uses AIDS Charity to Get Off
George Michael got off with a caution over the weekend after getting busted with crack and pot, but Brits are buzzing he only got off because he's a celeb.
The Sun reports Michael "tearfully begged" not to be charged, claiming his career would be ruined and his charity would lose $4 mil if he couldn't fly to an AIDS event in America. The story apparently convinced cops -- they let him off and, says the tab, even chauffeured him home.
George apologized to fans for his loo-ny behavior in a statement last night.
Party Favors: Neil Gets a Little Lighter ... Conan Cuts Out ... Kanye Lip-synchs to Kanye
"How I Met Your Mother" star Neil Patrick Harris was seen leaving a pre-Emmy gifting lounge at the Four Seasons hotel in Beverly Hills with "more bags then he can carry." The highlight of his swag spree was a pair of headphone made by Klipsch, billed as the world's lightest. Whatever that means ... Conan O'Brien was seen at Koi in West Hollywood just about an hour after losing the Emmy to Stephen Colbert. The Emmys were tough enough to watch on TV, can't blame the guy for bailing early on the live show ... Kanye West hit up the Comedy Central post-Emmy bash at STK in West Hollywood. When the Madonna song "Beat Goes On" came on, Kanye rapped along to his verse in the song, much to the delight to the other people at his table.