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Los Angeles private schools are hiring celebrity photographers to take student yearbook photos.

High-end school yearbooksLos Angeles private schools are hiring celebrity photographers to take student yearbook photos. Photographer Vince Bucci, who has taken portraits of Kim Kardashian and Avril Lavigne, makes elementary-school kids look like stars, so other schools are jumping on the trend. “Last year we had a parent apply to the school based on the amazing photos in the yearbook,” says a teacher at Hollywood Schoolhouse.

A court-ordered name changeA Tennessee judge ordered that a baby’s name be changed from “Messiah” to “Martin” because Messiah is “a title that has only been earned by one person, Jesus Christ.” During a custody-support fight, Judge Lu Ann Ballew mandated the name change, saying that the name Messiah would “put him at odds with a lot of people.”

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