Steve Garbarino, a Vanity Fair writer profiling author JT LeRoy, so impressed his subject that LeRoy told all his pals to cooperate with him, and one of them was Courtney Love. LeRoy now tells the San Francisco Chronicle he feels bad after the former Hole singer was caught with her foot in her mouth, taking shots at Salma Hayek and Charlize Theron. “I feel responsible,” LeRoy admits. “These things were taken out of context. Courtney doesn’t have that censoring bug.” He added that Love’s “trust in me allowed her to trust Garbarino after she’d been burned by Vanity Fair. I know that Courtney has great love for Salma and for Charlize, but she talks a lot with metaphor and humor.” Read more.