The Word: Inside Fergie’s ‘gayby’ baby shower

Fergy's gayby baby shower featured shirtless hunks serving up candy and cocktails.
Fergy’s gayby baby shower featured shirtless hunks serving up candy and cocktails.

When I first heard that Fergie and Josh Duhamel threw a “gayby” themed baby shower for their son, due in September, I was a bit perplexed: How did they know their fetus liked boys?

But I was mistaken, as usual. Their “gayby” baby shower, which was attended by the likes of Perez Hilton, Kelly Osbourne, Adam Lambert, Molly Sims, Gabriel Aubry, Julianne Hough, RuPaul and Lance Bass, was named as such to flaunt Fergie’s gay-icon status (which makes me wonder what would have happened if Judy Garland were around to have a baby).

Sunday’s fete, held at the SLS Hotel in Los Angeles, featured burlesque dancers in drag, a black, white and blue theme, and shirtless, hunky bartenders serving Fergie’s Ferguson Crest wine. If his baby shower was this much fun, what in the world is he going to do for his 21st?


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