On Thursday, Gossip Cop debunked two separate stories claiming Brad Pitt was courting jewellery designer and non secular healer Sat Hari Khalsa. We realized from trusted sources that there’s no romance between the pair. Sadly, the bogus rumors have continued to unfold on-line.
RadarOnline and The Solar each wrongly reported this week that Pitt and Khalsa are courting. The one proof? The pair sat subsequent to one another on the Silverlake Conservatory of Music gala final weekend. Images from the operate present the actor and jewellery designer laughing and chatting. The 2 merely had a pleasant interplay, however they’re not a brand new couple.
As Gossip Cop additionally famous in our unique debunking, Pitt and Khalsa didn’t attend the gala collectively. Each are shut pals with Flea of the Purple Sizzling Chili Peppers, who based the annual profit. As we additionally identified, “Leisure Tonight” not too long ago reported that Pitt “has taken a step away from courting” amid his custody battle with Angelina Jolie. The dependable outlet famous that the actor is totally centered on his kids at the moment.
Nonetheless, The Each day Mirror determined to unfold the false hypothesis by writing a narrative with the headline, “Brad Pitt sparks courting rumors as he appears to be like cozy with feminine good friend at charity occasion.” YourTango went with the headline, “Who Is Sat Hari Khalsa? New Particulars About Brad Pitt’s Rumored New Girlfriend.” And Metro wrote, “Brad Pitt ‘again on the courting scene’ as he’s noticed ‘getting cozy’ with non secular healer Sat Hari Khalsa.”
None of those articles embody any new reporting or fact-checking. They merely regurgitate the false claims began by RadarOnline and The Solar. Gossip Cop, nevertheless, checked in on Thursday with a supply near Pitt, who advised us, “There aren’t any fact to those rumors that they’re courting. They didn’t attend collectively. They have been simply photographed close to each other.”
It’s value noting, the same scenario occurred earlier this 12 months when a slew of retailers wrongly reported that Pitt was courting MIT professor Neri Oxman, who he met by an structure undertaking. These romance rumors lasted for fairly a while, however lastly died down as soon as it turned clear that the 2 weren’t in a relationship. Gossip Cop was advised from the beginning that Pitt and Oxman had a “skilled friendship,” however many different retailers determined it was a love affair.
Sadly, it’s probably the gossip media will now make the most of this false narrative about Pitt courting Khalsa, and maybe provide you with extra angles. As all the time, Gossip Cop will proceed to separate reality from fiction.