J.Lo Blows Off Runway for Triathlon

'Injured' diva snubs Heidi Klum, then competes
By Elizabeth Wolff,  Newser User
Posted Sep 15, 2008 9:34 AM CDT
Project Runway's Heidi Klum appears on the runway before the designers showed their collections during Fashion Week in New York, Friday Sept. 12, 2008.    (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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(Newser) – Jennifer Lopez abruptly canceled her guest judging appearance on Friday's Project Runway finale because of an alleged foot injury, but she regained her footing awfully fast, MSNBC reports. The singer-actress turned around and completed her much-hyped first triathlon yesterday in less than 2½ hours, and Runway host Heidi Klum is furious.

"Heidi went from one big-name judge for the finale to none," said a source. “It was embarrassing."