02:12 PM EDT 03/06/2014
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 05/20/2013 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 04/29/2013 10:55AM
The Fashion Star mentor's daughter turns 1 with a weekend birthday bash
Originally posted 03/27/2013 10:45AM
Jessica and Ashlee Simpson dined at BLT Steak at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, N.C., over the weekend.
The sisters were in town to promote Jessica's fashion line at Charlotte's Southpark Mall with the help of her daughter, Maxwell.
Jessica, who is expecting her second child with fiancé Eric Johnson, this summer, wore a black tank and black pants with studded black heels. Both girls ordered the same dishes for dinner; a filet and a slice of peanut butter mousse cake for dessert.
Originally posted 03/07/2013 10:30AM
"I never knew that a wiener could actually make me nauseous," the Fashion Star mentor joked, then gasped at her reveal
Originally posted 03/06/2013 10:45AM
Feeling much more tired with her second pregnancy, the Fashion Star mentor hints that this baby may be a boy
Originally posted 12/30/2012 11:30AM
Ashlee Simpson is sending 2012 off with a bang!
The 28-year-old showed off her svelte figure in a tiny bikini as she splashed along the shores of Oahu, Hawaii on Saturday.
The singer and son Bronx (with Pete Wentz) joined pregnant big sister Jessica, her fiancé Eric Johnson and 7-month-old niece Maxwell Drew for a Hawaiian holiday.
Originally posted 12/27/2012 04:55PM
Jessica Simpson is pregnant and proud to show it.
The expectant star – who is vacationing in Hawaii with her fiancé Eric Johnson, their 7-month-old daughter Maxwell Drew and other family members – posted a revealing photo of herself smiling and clearly enjoying the laid back lifestyle of the islands on Thursday.
"Fun in the sun," Simpson, 32, wrote to accompany the Twitpic, which shows the star wearing her sun-kissed blonde hair loose and dressed in a red beach frock and a cowboy hat.
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