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The Word: Leonardo DiCaprio is watching his figure

"Hey, is that ziti?" (TIZIANA FABI/AFP/GettyImages) "Hey, is that ziti?" (TIZIANA FABI/AFP/GettyImages)

Celebrity diet alert! After a summer of "feasting and drinking yachts," relaxing, growing an really impressive beard and generally letting himself go, Leonardo DiCaprio is looking to downsize and ditch 10 pounds by autumn, according to Star magazine. "He has given up pasta — and he loves pasta," says a source I can only assume is DiCaprio's mother. "He also plans on working out more, and he is taking his bike wherever he goes." I will say this for this story: It's refreshing to see this kind of attention being paid to a male celebrity's figure and diet for once. Maybe we're actually getting close to that whole equality thing after all. But what prompted this move on DiCaprio's part? Did a tabloid run a photo suggesting he might be pregnant?


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