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The week in Pitt news

Brad Pitt's mother and brother stole the spotlight from him this week

Brad is typically the official Pitt family headliner, but last week the star’s brother, Doug Pitt, and mother, Jane Pitt, made news of their own. Doug starred in a new Virgin Mobile Australia ad that billed the suburban bro as “the second-most-famous Pitt” and unexpectedly racked up over one million views online. More controversial was Mama Pitt’s July 3 letter to the Springfield News-Leader, which caused an Internet brouhaha with her description of President Obama as ”a liberal who supports the killing of unborn babies and same-sex marriage.” Looks like you aren’t the only Pitt who can attract serious page views, Brad.