Celebrity Snippets: Summer Flings and New Beginnings

Breakups and an engagement top the Hollywood headlines today! 


  • Jessica Simpson’s mom Tina filed for divorce from her dad, Joe. Their rep shared in a statement released yesterday, “It is an amicable split and there is no third party involved. Any other related allegations are completely false. The family appreciates your respect for their privacy at this time.”


  • Singing sweetheart Taylor Swift and Conor Kennedy have broken up after their whirlwind summer romance!  Making the split a little more awkward than your average breakup: in less than two weeks Taylor is closing on a $4.5 million dollar house across the street from the Kennedy family!


  • Former boyband singer Chris Kirkpatrick is engaged!  Chris proposed to his girlfriend Karly Skladany during a birthday trip to Italy.




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