02:14 PM EDT 03/06/2014
Originally posted 07/20/2013 08:00AM
Halle Berry's happiness is apparently everybody's happiness, just as the sorrow over the death of Cory Monteith was shared in all quarters, it was seen in readers' responses to PEOPLE.com stories this week.
On a lighter note, new mom Jessica Simpson's baby daddy Eric Johnson showed off some swaddling finesse, to the amusement of all.
Here are the five stories that sparked the strongest reactions from readers this past week – the news that made you happy, sad, laugh out loud, awestruck, even angry.
And to make your responses known, keep clicking on the emoticons at the bottom of every story – one way to tell us just what you think.
Originally posted 07/13/2013 04:20PM
That's a really big baby.
Jessica Simpson emerged from her post-natal haze Friday to reach out via Twitter for the first time since delivering son Ace Knute on June 30 – and it appears she hasn't lost her goofy sense of humor.
"Eric got carried away with his swaddling skills!" she Tweeted, and included a link to a Twitpic.
Originally posted 07/06/2013 08:55AM
Motherhood got twice as sweet for Jessica Simpson and our readers responded with happiness after the singer and fashion designer delivered her second child.
But the Twitter rant of Alec Baldwin, in which he used homophobic slurs against a British journalist, drew outrage – even as the actor later apologized and deleted his account.
Here are the five stories that sparked strong reactions from readers this past week – the news that made you happy, sad, laugh out loud, angry and even saying 'Wow'!
Originally posted 07/01/2013 06:00AM
Sometimes the best weekends are a total snooze.
Here are five things you might have missed this weekend if you, too, were catching up on your zzz's.:
Originally posted 06/30/2013 06:10PM
The Fashion Star mentor and fiancé Eric Johnson welcomed son Ace Knute on Sunday, her rep confirms to PEOPLE
Originally posted 05/31/2013 11:50AM
Originally posted 05/20/2013 04:30PM
Jessica Simpson is almost ready for baby no. 2!
With her due date quickly approaching, the Fashion Star mentor, 32, kept it casual for a Sunday lunch date at King's Fish House with fiancé Eric Johnson and their daughter Maxwell, who turned 1 earlier this month.
Wearing fitted workout gear, Simpson's burgeoning bump led the way while Johnson, 33, toted their tot.
Maxwell may be young, but she has an idea that a baby brother is on his way, the singer says.
Originally posted 05/20/2013 07:45AM
Donald Faison and new wife CaCee Cobb sure know how to party.
Though the couple tied the knot in December of last year, their Southern-style Los Angeles wedding is now featured in the summer issue of Martha Stewart Weddings (on stands June 3).
Until then, videographer Wade of Shark Pig has released a fun sneak peek at the wedding full of music, dancing and some very famous friends – such as Jessica Simpson and Zach Braff.
Originally posted 05/11/2013 08:00AM
Model-in-the-making Danielynn Birkhead, the late Anna Nicole Smith's 6½-year-old daughter, prompted an outpouring of oohs and ahs this week when she dressed up like a favorite Disney heroine for the Kentucky Derby, while the gasps were strictly reserved for the amazing tale of the man who served as a hippo's dinner – and then survived to tell his tale.
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, don't forget to keep clicking on the emoticons at the bottom of every story – your way of telling us exactly what you think.
Originally posted 05/08/2013 11:45AM
It seems like decades ago that Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson were the first couple of reality TV – but on Tuesday's Watch What Happens Live, host Andy Cohen couldn't seem to forget!
When Lachey, 39, and the rest of 98 Degrees visited Cohen's talk show, the singer's ex-wife and her family were hot topics.
During "Plead the Fifth," a question-and-answer game Cohen plays with celebrity guests, who can stay silent rather than answer an uncomfortable question, the subject of Simpson's father, Joe, came up.
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