People Pays Up for Bristol's Baby

People won the bidding war for photos of Bristol Palin's baby, Tripp, and could be paying as much as $300,000 as part of the deal. [MSNBC]
Mia Farrow's adopted daughter Lark died on Christmas Day. [NYDN]
• Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer spent Christmas on separate coasts, which obviously means their relationship is on the rocks. [Daily Mail]
• According to the always-reliable National Enquirer, Regis Philbin is refusing to help out his son Daniel financially, even though he's a double amputee and ekes out a living selling crafts. [NE]
• Disgraced billionaire Henry Samueli is dumping his jet to raise cash. [P6]
• The economic meltdown doesn't seem to be affecting the champagne-swilling partygoers on St. Barts this season, you'll be relieved to hear. [P6]

• Britney Spears is supposedly dating a Bollywood dance instructor named Sandip Soparrkar. They met at a party hosted by Madonna, naturally. [Mirror]
• Lindsay and Michael Lohan have apparently called a truce in their fight over whether Lindsay has a half-sister. At least according Michael. [MSNBC]
• Drew Barrymore and Jason Segel were spotted making out at the Chateau Marmont. [Hollyscoop]
• Prince Harry has been partying it up (and indulging in the occasional beer bong) during his vacation to Mauritius. [TMZ]
• In other royal news, Prince Edward may or may not have been photographed beating his dog with a stick. [Daily Mail]
• Heather Mills has hired a new PR firm, DolceGoldin. [P6]
• Cameron Diaz and Paul Sculfor may buy a house together in England. [Daily Star]
• A former BET producer is working on a documentary about the beef between Jay-Z and Damon Dash. [P6]
• Woody Harrelson and longtime girlfriend Laura Louie got married on Sunday. [People]