Lindsay Splits with Sam, Parties with Penn

• Did Lindsay Lohan split up with Samantha Ronson? Is she now in "complete denial" about it? And what's going on with her and Sean Penn? All good questions! [P6]
Graydon Carter's plan to win over neighborhood critics of the Waverly has been revealed: He gives them tables at the restaurant and puts their pictures in Vanity Fair and, sure enough, his foes magically turn into friends. [P6]
• On the View yesterday, Tom Cruise described the death of Jett Travolta as "horrific," but said that Scientology had absolutely nothing to do with it. You've been warned, people. [People]
• Remember Lisa Bonet? Well, she just had a baby girl who she named Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa. Yes, she stole the name you were planning to use. [NYDN]

• Hedge funder Daniel Loeb and his wife Margaret sent out a Jeffersons-themed Christmas card this year because the couple moved to a dee-luxe apartment at 15 Central Park West. [P6]
• More news about Nevan Donahue's 2007 arrest for soliciting a prostitute: He approached the undercover cop with his belt unbuckled and offered to pay her in Oxycontin rather than cash. Classy. [TSG]
• The Pennsylvania preacher who was spotted partying around New York was last seen partying in Palm Beach, too. [Page 2 Live]
Russell Simmons' assistant called the Mayflower Hotel in Washington to book Russell a room for the inauguration, but hung up when he heard the room rate was $51,000. [TMZ]
• Jermaine Dupri has been fired by Island Records. [P6]
• Someone snapped a photo of Marc Anthony waving his finger at Jennifer Lopez on NYE, so now you know for sure it's over. [NE]
• Amy Winehouse almost got arrested for throwing a glass of water on a woman at a resort in St. Lucia. [The Sun]
• Kevin Costner was briefly hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Tuesday after he felt lightheaded while he was driving. [People]
• R. Kelly and his wife have finalized their divorce. [People]
Stephanie March is returning to Law & Order: SVU for six new episodes starting February. [E!]
Ashley Olsen was spotted "leaving the bathroom at Regal Cinema in Union Square without washing her hands." Just the kind of information you wanted this morning. [P6]