Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart
Perhaps you saw it coming, because the latest breakup of on-and-off pair Robert Pattinson
and Kristen Stewart
turned out to be a source of genuine amusement this week.
Readers also stepped up to the plate to express how they felt about Abercrombie & Fitch's "exclusionary" sizing policy – and happy they were not.
Here are the five stories that sparked the strongest reactions from readers over this past week – the news that made you happy, sad, laugh out loud, awestruck, even angry.
In the meantime, keep clicking on the emoticons at the bottom of every story – one way to tell us exactly what you think.
Déjà vu all over again? Perhaps it was the "For Now" that spurred the reaction, but the story headlined "Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart Break Up – For Now: Source"
got readers laughing this week, following word that Pattinson skipped out on his 27th birthday plans arranged by Stewart.
The reaction was overwhelmingly negative to Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries's position
about his company's clientele, having said, "A lot of people don't belong [in our clothes], and they can't belong. Are we exclusionary? Absolutely." Though he later did recant, he did not apologize.
Moms rule. Readers found it moving that Charlie Sheen
's ex-wife Denise Richards
was caring for his kids with his other ex-wife
, the troubled Brooke Mueller
, after Mueller had lost custody of their 4-year-old twins, Bob and Max.
No wonder Kellie Pickler
won Dancing with the Stars
this week: on Monday, she executed a flawless, dramatic freestyle performance
with partner Derek Hough. Readers gave her a 10.
The tragic events in Oklahoma spurred compassion around the globe, especially when children were pulled from the rubble of their elementary school
after the 200-m.p.h. twister hit.
Be sure to check back next week for another must-read roundup. Until then, see what readers are reacting to every day by clicking here