12.Faye Dunaway and Hilary Duff started their feud after Faye reportedly said, "Couldn’t they at least cast a real actress?" upon hearing Hilary would play "Bonnie" in a Bonnie & Clyde remake (a role that Faye immortalized).
14.Speaking, of the internet, January 2009 was also when "David After Dentist" was uploaded onto YouTube.
15.The Oscar nominations were announced and, as expected, Heath Ledger received a posthumous nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the Joker in The Dark Knight.
16.Katy Perry said she was taking a vow of celibacy, but took it back the next day.
17.The 66th Golden Globes award show aired, and some of the big winners were Slumdog Millionaire for Best Motion-Picture Drama...
18....Mad Men for Best Television Series – Drama...
19....and 30 Rock for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy (Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin also won Best Performances Globes in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy for their performances on the show).
20.Kara DioGuardi made her debut as a judge on the eighth season of American Idol.
21.Paul Blart: Mall Cop and Taken were among the movies released into theaters that month.