Buzz Bites -- 10/23/2008: Miley Cyrus 'Gushes' Over Her (Totally Platonic!) New Guy Friend

+ Miley Cyrus is still refusing to confirm that she and 20-year-old Justin Gaston are more than friends. That said, she's not afraid to (a) admit he's a total hottie, (b) coyly point out that "everything is, like, really good," and (c) cut herself off by saying: "I'm totally gushing right now!" (Gossip Girls)

+ Rumor has it exes Mandy Moore and DJ AM are getting back together! Good thing, too, since they've apparently been PDAing all over town. (

+ Zac Efron can't wait to strap on his dancing shoes and reprise Kevin Bacon's role as rebellious two-stepper Ren McCormack in the upcoming Footlose remake. Also, he's keeping his fingers crossed for that ahoy matey role in Pirates 4. (MTV News)

+ Is Jennifer Aniston forcing John Mayer to choose between his Friend-with-benefits and his blog? (OK!)

+ Amy Winehouse once compared her incarcerated hubby Blake Fielder-Civil to heroic South African civil rights leader Nelson Mandela. Yes, really. (NME)

+ Former Danity Kane-er Aubrey O'Day responds to Donnie Klang's below-the-belt yo mama dis. (Remote Control)

+ Today's the 10-year anniversary of Brit's hit "Baby One More Time." So by all means, grab your naughty Catholic schoolgirl outfit and relive the magic! (Britney Spears' site)